Box looks to raise $250 million from IPO next month


Cloud storage firm Box moves forward with IPO plans.

HTC One M8 release date, price and specs revealed


The HTC M8 officially launches with a 5in display, Android KitKat 4.4 and quad-core processor.

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In the editor's chair:Liam Quinn, Richmond Events

Analysis & Insight

Today we have Liam Quinn, IT director at Richmond Events, in the hot seat as guest editor.


Europol calls for greater Bitcoin policing powers


Concerns raised over use of crypto currencies for criminal activities.

LG innovates Smart Bulb to aid deaf smartphone users


The light bulb will blink when a user gets a call and can keep a home secure


Professionalisation of cyber crime poses new risks


Research suggests threat of hacking likely to outpace ability to defend against it.

Ray-Ban manufacturer and Google strike Glass deal


Luxottica to create new kind of eyewear for internet giant.

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Mega to use New Zealand shell for $179 million listing


Inactive invstment company to help Kim Dotcom's venture hit the stock market.


NSA hacked into Huawei servers, according to reports


Latest Snowden whistleblower documents reveal spying on Chinese networking firm.

Masabi and First Capital Connect launch ticketing app


After purchasing tickets on the app, they will be immediately ready for use

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Symantec says goodbye to chief executive


IT security firm fires top dog, starts looking for new one.

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Gmail moves to encrypt all emails by default


Google changes way emails are sent, received and moved to use the https protocol by default


Firefox 29 arrives on beta with Australis interface


Firefox 29 is the browser’s biggest design overhaul in years

Closure of Microsoft's Nokia acquisition postponed until April


Greater consessions may be needed to gain global approval.

Cisco's $1 billion cloud computing plan


Networking giant unveils plans to end Amazon dominance in cloud.

Larry Page “felt guilty” for working on Android


Google co-founder worried he was wasting time on mobile OS.

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Samsung Chromebook 2 set for 1 May UK release date


Google's Chromebook 2 hasn't been priced for the UK yet, but is expected to cost around £220 for the 11.6-inch

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Occupy Wall Street founder wants Eric Schmidt made CEO of US


Justine Tunney has started a petition to get Barack Obama out of the White House and replaced by Google's executive

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Britons suffer slower than advertised broadband speeds


Findings from consumer rights group Which? suggest Britons are being short-changed when it comes to internet speeds.

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Google sets about busting Google Glass myths


Search giant moves to alleviate privacy and usage concerns around Google Glass.


Ovivo Mobile closes amid "money trouble" speculation


The operator is said to have stopped paying its partner Vodafone following a dispute with MVNO aggregator Cognatel


First tweets of eight influential UK tech leaders


To celebrate Twitter's eighth birthday, here are the first tweets from some of the most influential tech leaders in


Qsan AegisSAN Q500-P20-D316 review


Qsan’s AegisSAN Q500-P20 appliance delivers an affordable 10-Gigabit IP SAN solution to SMBs.

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ICO and mobile networks join forces to cut spam text messages


EE, O2, Three, Vodafone have all signed up to the scheme that will rely on consumers reporting spam texts


Best tablets to buy in 2014

Analysis & Insight

Make the right business decision - the best tablets to buy in 2014 and why they're perfect for enterprise use.

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Kim Dotcom denied access to US extradition evidence


Megaupload kingpin's bid to escape US extradition hit by new legal setback.

Mt. Gox confirms discovery of 200,000 "forgotten" bitcoins


Virtual currency exchange's antics under the spotlight again, after finding 200,000 bitcoins in an old-format onlin


Government graphene development funding details announced


In the wake of yesterday's Budget, more information about the Government's graphene funding plans have come to

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Ex-Microsoft employee charged with leaking trade secrets


The Russian national leaked Windows pre-release software updates to a blogger in 2012.

IBM Watson prescribed by doctors to fight aggressive brain cancer


Artificial intelligence service used to speed up genetic data analysis and provide personalised patient care.

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Kent Police fined £100k for abandoning confidential interview tapes


The ICO served the £100,000 fine to Gravesend Police after the tapes were found in disused offices.

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Big data investments: Will Government funding pass the Turing Test?

Analysis & Insight

The £42m Turing Institute is a step forward for IT research in the UK, but it needs to succeed on its own merits.

EE outage prompts customer outrage


EE customers call for compensation after network outage leaves them unable to make calls or send texts.

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Google to escape email privacy class action


Search giant won't face class action, after failed bid to get several privacy lawsuits combined into one.

HP to set out 3D printing plans in June


HP CEO Meg Whitman tells shareholders to prepare for a "big technology announcement" in the summer.

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How can the CIO source innovation?

Analysis & Insight

Businesses need to move at lightning speed in the digital age, says Mark Samuels.

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Tim Cook dismisses book about Apple as "nonsense"


Haunted Empire fails to capture Apple, Steve Jobs, or anyone else in the company, says Apple CEO.

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Budget 2014: UK to build Graphene Centre and Alan Turing Institute


George Osborne wants to re-invigorate tech and manufacturing in UK with £116 million investment.


Ex-Autonomy CEO calls on HP shareholders to resolve financial issues


Mike Lynch sends out SOS to HP shareholders to help clear up Autonomy financial claims.


GCHQ accused of using fake LinkedIn pages to access company data


Latest Edward Snowden revelations suggest GCHQ used spoof LinkedIn pages to spy on telcos.