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Best iPad apps for 2015

Best 22 May, 2015 Caroline Preece

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

In-flight Wi-Fi for Europe and the Middle East fails to meet passenger demand

News 22 May, 2015 Caroline Preece

Demand for in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity is found to be higher in Europe and the Middle East than the US

Uh-oh - millions of hook-up customers have their details exposed

News 22 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

But AdultFriendFinder still isn't telling new customers it's been hacked

CareFirst insurance hack affects 1.1m customers

News 22 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Data stolen includes member names, birth dates, email addresses and identification numbers

Intel's Skylake 14nm processor launch dates revealed

News 22 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Release dates are expected between August 2015 and January 2016, the schedule reveals

CoderDojo: Changing the face of tech learning as we know it

Opinion 21 May, 2015 Maggie Holland

A great initiative that takes great minds and gets them coding from a young age

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge review

Reviews 21 May, 2015 Alan Lu

The double curved screen is the least interesting thing about Samsung’s latest Android phone

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Best Android apps for 2015

Best 21 May, 2015 Rene Millman Caroline Preece

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

Online businesses 'fail to patch website security flaws'

News 21 May, 2015 Jane McCallion

Known vulnerabilities remain in play for an average of six months, finds WhiteHat Security

Local authorities stung by hundreds of data breaches, reveals FoI

News 21 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

Cyber crime cripples councils as ICO urges caution over large data loss penalties

Microsoft previews Office apps for Android phones

News 21 May, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Redmond starts trialling Android phone versions of its productivity suite

Dell Venue 10 Pro 5000 Review: a 'jack-of-all-trades' business tablet

Reviews 21 May, 2015 Adam Shepherd

This firmly average tablet does everything well, but nothing exceptionally

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Clearing out LogJam bug 'could block 20,000 websites'

News 21 May, 2015 Jane McCallion

The critical security flaw takes advantage of shorter encryption keys, which old websites still rely on

Civil servants ‘doubt IT can spark digital change in government’

News 21 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

Eduserv finds IT and decision makers don’t work together enough

PayPal fined $25m for forcing PayPal Credit signups

News 21 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Payments company lured consumers in with promotional rates, rules US Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Spotify adds video and podcasts to music streaming service

News 21 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Firm signs up new content as it makes a major step towards personalised content

Best iPhone apps for 2015

Best 20 May, 2015 Caroline Preece

We round up the top 10 best iPhone apps to help you decide what to download this week

Report says BDUK worked, but warns on broadband competition

News 20 May, 2015 Nicole Kobie

Think tank report suggests BDUK project was "effective" at funding superfast broadband infrastructure rollout

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Met plots XP escape plan in bid to upgrade to Windows 10

In-depth 20 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

Meet the new Met: will new tech make it the world's most transparent police force?

Share links via sound with Chrome Tone

News 20 May, 2015 Nicole Kobie

Google's Chrome Tone extension lets you send a link to a friend via your speakers and microphone

IT security goes back to the future with macro malware

Analysis 20 May, 2015 Davey Winder

Davey Winder offers a reminder of a familiar vulnerability that appears to be making a comeback

Tech giants beg Obama to keep encryption strong

News 20 May, 2015 Nicole Kobie

Apple, Microsoft, Google among 140 tech firms and experts to argue against security back doors

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook’s Internet.org ‘builds ghetto for poor people’

News 20 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

Digital rights groups accuse Mark Zuckerberg of abusing net neutrality and risking user privacy

Accusys ExaSAN A16S3-PS review

Reviews 20 May, 2015 Dave Mitchell

Is this furiously fast storage array the future for HD video editing?

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L'Oreal switches to 3D printed skin for testing

News 20 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

The cosmetics firm will work with Organovo to print the test skin in an ethical way

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Ads pose one of the biggest security threats in 2015

News 20 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Trend Micro's Q1 security roundup shows malware hidden in desktop and mobile ads is one of the biggest security threat this year

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BT asks for EE takeover to be fast tracked

News 19 May, 2015 Caroline Preece

BT wants regulators to fast track their decision over its planned £12bn takeover of EE

Gov 'must improve anti-Big IT rhetoric'

News 19 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

Policy Exchange says gov can't transform public sector technology with in-house developers

British workers' behaviour putting IT at risk

News 19 May, 2015 Jane McCallion

UK is among worst in Europe for breaking security rules

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Google to add 'buy' button in search results

News 19 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Search giant could launch the feature within weeks, according to WSJ report

GCHQ now exempt from hacking laws

News 19 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Privacy International claims UK government has pushed through legislation meaning GCHQ isn't subject to same rules

Google could be planning to expand Google Glass family

Rumours 18 May, 2015 Caroline Preece

One Google Glass wasn’t enough, with the company reportedly planning to develop an entire product range

Could virtual reality revolutionise your business?

In-depth 18 May, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Forget gaming - VR has plenty of use cases in the office, too

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Uber sends hacking victim new password in plain text email

News 18 May, 2015 Caroline Preece

Hacked Uber user highlights taxi firm's security response issues

Airport

Plane "moved sideways" after hacker 'compromised navigation systems'

News 18 May, 2015 Jane McCallion

Alleged hacker used in-flight entertainment system to take control of plane, claims FBI

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FireEye helps Microsoft fight hackers in its own backyard

News 18 May, 2015 Joe Curtis

Security firm teams up with Redmond to detect malware on TechNet forum

Raspberry Pi slashes price after rival launches on Kickstarter

News 18 May, 2015 Clare Hopping Adam Shepherd

C.H.I.P. will teach you coding basics and let you play games

Google's autonomous cars soon to be tested on public roads

News 18 May, 2015 Caroline Preece Clare Hopping

The search giant's driverless cars could drastically reduce accidents, says project chief

Kremlin requests did not lead to Ukrainian Facebook deletions, claims Zuckerberg

News 18 May, 2015 Clare Hopping

Feacebook CEO said rule breaking, not Russian government requests, led to post and account deletion