Superfast Dorset to bring fibre broadband to 9,000 more homes & businesses


Third phase of project in north of county will see improved speeds for thousands

How to find the best mobile application performance management tool


We explore the best mobile app performance tools on the market...

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SQL injection flaw fixed by Drupal


The makers of the open source content management system have fixed troublesome flaw

Puls smartwatch unveiled by


The smart 'cuff' doesn't need to be connected to a smartphone to work

iPad Air 2, OS X Yosemite & Retina iMac: Launch live blog


With the iPad Air 2 and new iMac expected to make their debut later, find out all the latest information about today

Retina iMac with 5K display: Release date, specs & pricing confirmed


Apple has confirmed the arrival of its 27in Retina Display iMac desktop computer.

OS X Yosemite release date confirmed as 16 October


OS X Yosemite available to download today

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Worldwide tablet sales growth set for 2014 slowdown


Gartner's latest PC market tracker features some sobering food for thought for tablet makers

Inside IBM & SAP's cloud tie-up

Analysis & Insight

SAP will host its enterprise applications on IBM's cloud, for the benefit of both firms and their customers

Nexus 6 & Nexus 9: Release date, specs & pricing


Google has announced a new 6-inch Nexus 6 smartphone and 8.9-inch Nexus 9 tablet, alongside Android 5.0 Lollipop

Facebook debuts Safety Check natural disaster notification system


Facebook introduces feature to help users notify friends and family of their whereabouts during natural disasters

Android Lollipop: Release date & specs


Android to get revamped interface, pop-up notifications and battery life improvements

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Vodafone to boost 4G speeds in London, Birmingham & Manchester


Major cities get mobile broadband boost with 4.5G technologies from network provider

Samsung breaks 5G data transmission speed record


But the technology probably won't see the light of day until 2022

Cyber war

Cybercrime costing companies $12.7m a year


HP has revealed the number of cybercrime incidents have increased by 96 per cent over the last five years


Best Android apps for 2014

Analysis & Insight

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

Best iPad apps for 2014

Analysis & Insight

Our collection of the best and most popular iPad apps to download in 2014

Opt out of plugging in for a more secure CMS

Analysis & Insight

Davey Winder explains why CMS plug-ins are not worth the security risk

EasyJet passport scanning app to cut down check-in times


Check-in app allows users to take a picture of their passport before boarding

Google Glass-induced internet addiction treated by psychiatrists


Man reports, what is thought to be, the first case of internet addiction brought on by use of Google Glass

Google uncovers Poodle SSL 3.0 security flaw


Google researchers sound security alarm over Poodle SSL 3.0 flaw

Vodafone extends 4G roaming to 23 countries


Mobile operator adds another 19 countries to areas customers can use 4G smartphones and tablets

Facebook & Apple to pay for female employees to freeze eggs


Facebook and Apple have decided to offer employees the chance to delay motherhood by paying to freeze their eggs

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Worst train routes for making calls & sending texts revealed


EE offers the most solid 4G signal, while Three is best for voice calls - unless you're in St Pancras


BT 80Mbps microwave radio link installed in Devon village


Connection negates the need for fibre optic cable to be laid underground

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Ada Lovelace Day highlights women’s role in IT


On Ada Lovelace day, we celebrate her contributions to IT while looking at ongoing gender issues in the industry

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Android L: Could Google's next mobile OS be called Licorice?


A series of social media posts have fuelled speculation about the name of Android's next mobile OS


Dropbox claims password 'leaks' not due to hack


Dropbox has denied a recent leak of hundreds of usernames and passwords was down to hackers

Google declares Amazon its biggest search rival


Google has dubbed Amazon its biggest rival above other traditional search engine companies

Android Trojan poses as game of noughts and crosses


Goaml malware steals text messages and emails

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NHS England names pilot programme areas


Controversial data sharing programme to go ahead despite fears


UK responsible for 1/3 Right To Be Forgotten requests


More than 146,000 takedown requests have been submitted from Europe to Google

100 people responsible for world cybercrime, says Europol


Top Euro cop warns of Russian cyber mafia responsible for cybercrime around the world

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Samsung reveals five-times faster Wi-Fi


Samsung has revealed new technology making Wi-Fi speeds five-times faster for devices than the current norm

Chrome browser - Top 10 tips & tricks


Search better, optimise settings and improve performance

SGP Technologies & Silent Circle to launch Blackphone tablet


The privacy company and manufacturer will add at least two new products to its lineup before the year is out

Microsoft develops Nokia Lumia 1020-powered Ultrascope


Partners with the Open Space Agency to create 3D printed telescope

Online publication of "revenge porn" to be made illegal


People caught circulating compromising pictures of others without permission could be punished with two-year prison sent

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Jony Ive takes on the iPhone copycats


Imitation isn’t sincerest form of flattery, according Apple’s lead designer

Microsoft moves to allay Surface support fears


Microsoft has reiterated its commitment to business users of the Surface Pro 3.