Tinder’s relationship with Rackspace underpins your casual flirting


Dating app picks Rackspace’s database-as-a-service to support swiping activity

Mobile World Congress: where innovation comes in flatpack

Analysis & Insight

This year's MWC in Barcelona was largely about incremental upgrades... and IKEA furniture


Best Android apps for 2015

Analysis & Insight

We round up the top 10 best Android apps to help you decide what's hot and what's not

SanDisk crushes cost of flash storage with super-cheap all-flash arrays


The all-flash arrays will start at less than $1 per gigabyte to offer the benefits of flash at lower costs


Virgin Atlantic trials Sony SmartWear to boost communication


Heathrow-based engineers will get updates on the SmartWatch and take pictures with the SmartEyeglass

Microsoft, Google and Yahoo customers suffer most in century of outages


Application performance stats reveal that outages totalled 106 years downtime in 2014

What Google's MVNO plans mean for the UK

Analysis & Insight

Can Google offer anything new in an over-saturated UK mobile market?

Government-as-a-Platform provides “fantastic opportunity” for tech industry


TechUK welcomes common IT platforms approach, but recognises suppliers must “do things differently”

Lumia 640 for business: can the Lumia 640 help Microsoft in the enterprise?

Analysis & Insight

Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL show Microsoft wants to win at enterprise mobility


The WordPress CMS isn't insecure – you are!

Analysis & Insight

Another vulnerability in WordPress is bad news for the CMS platform

European Commission

EU data protection reform draft “an empty shell”


Privacy groups warn the European Council is undermining new data protection laws

Blackphone 2: is it right for your business?

Analysis & Insight

Silent Circle announces business-friendly model of its super-secure Blackphone smartphone

FREAK flaw leaves Apple, Google users at risk


"Zombie" flaw the result of US watering down encryption for export

HTC One M9 release date confirmed for 31 March


HTC also teams up with Valve to create a VR headset

Apple beats Samsung to smartphone glory


The iPhone maker overtook the Korean manufacturer by 3,000 sales in the final quarter of 2014

KitKat still the platform of choice for Android users


Although Lollipop is running on three per cent of devices, KitKat prevails with 41 per cent


Synology RackStation RS815+ review


The RS815+ rack NAS appliance delivers on Synology’s performance promises

Forbes rich list 2015: Who are the richest tech CEOs?


Heads of Uber and Snapchat join the usual suspects in the billionaire's club

Apple Watch release date, price & specs: 'Tim Cook previews "tonne" of apps'


Apple Watch set for April 2015 release, more details expected on 9 March

TechUK calls for clarity over Gov’s IT procurement strategy


Trade body criticises GDS’s decision to condemn tower model without consultation

Is the BlackBerry Leap a step in a right direction?


Mid-range smartphone touts up to 25 hours of battery life with heavy usage

Samsung Galaxy S6 - UK release date confirmed for 10 April


Galaxy S6 to ship with 5.1in Super Amoled display, 16-megapixel camera & Samsung Pay

Nokia teases blistering 5G speeds of 2Gbps


5G network pencilled in to debut at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

HP splashes out $3bn on network firm Aruba


HP plans to dominate the $18bn wireless networking market

Are the curtains closing on Google+?


Google’s social network is being split into two products: photos and a ‘social layer’

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Best iPad apps for 2015

Analysis & Insight

Our collection of the best and most popular iPad apps to download in 2015

LG unveils LG Watch Urbane, and LTE model


LG positions its own luxury smartwatches as Apple Watch competitors

Best iPhone apps for 2015

Analysis & Insight

We round up the top 10 best iPhone apps to help you decide what's hot and what's not

One in three British drivers 'scared of driverless cars'


Self-driving cars face challenge to win over the public, despite road testing now being legal

Windows XP adoption outpaces Windows 7 growth


Microsoft’s expired operating system is more popular than Windows 8 and 8.1

Blackberry phone

BlackBerry reveals survival bid at MWC


Phonemaker to ship apps to iOS, Android and Windows Phone, and partners with Samsung over Knox

Intel Atom x chips attempt to muscle into Android/Windows mobile devices


Can True Key integration finally ditch the need for passwords?

Windows 10 release date, specs and pricing announced


Windows 10 download will be a free upgrade for existing users

Isis supporters threaten Twitter co-founder after accounts blocked


Jack Dorsey and other Twitter employees have received a death threat over policy to block Isis accounts

Contactless payments at the Olympics

Samsung gives sneak preview of Apple Pay rival at MWC 2015


Samsung and MasterCard announce mobile payments system Samsung Pay, compatible with older card terminals

Ikea launches Qi wireless charging furniture


The company will start shipping its smart home furnishings in April

Lenovo vows to cut bloatware after Superfish


The company says it will drop adware after its Superfish debacle left customer data at risk

Sony Xperia Z4 tablet to include 2K screen & 17 hour battery


Android 5.0 Lollipop tablet to have a uber-bright 500 cd/m2 display

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S5 - What's new?


Galaxy S6 specs include a Gorilla Glass 4 display, Samsung Pay and unibody design

Adobe Flash

Google to automatically convert Flash web ads to HTML5


Flash adverts will soon be automatically converted to HTML5, to make mobile advert experience smoother