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Google's growth continues
News
18 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The internet search and software firm's first quarter results far exceeded analyst expectations, allaying fears its rate of growth would weaken.

Sussex NHS IT service saves with e-learning
News
18 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The UK's largest shared Health Informatics Service expects to save significant costs and improve delivery to 25,000 users with new flexible e-learning courses.

Microsoft reveals SQL Server 2005 SP3 plans
News
18 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The software maker says it is to make a third service pack available for its current SQL Server product, despite the pending release of its 2008 version.

O2 last operator to offer mobile broadband
News
17 Apr, 2008
Barry Collins

The operator is set to launch a USB stick based mobile broadband for £20 a month as it becomes final network to join the fray.

Exclusive: WatchGuard Firebox Core X750e
Reviews
17 Apr, 2008
Dave Mitchell

Watchguard offers up an all-in-one security appliance for the more ambitious SMBs. We examine its features ease of use to see if it measures up.

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Councils link up on secure information sharing
News
17 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Eduserv project links up ten local authorities with information cards for added security.

Corus signs massive million outsourcing deal
News
17 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Corus, a steel producer primarily based in the UK and the Netherlands, has signed a massive deal with Capgemini UK to outsource its IT in the UK as well as India and Poland.

NetSuite takes One World view on consolidation
News
17 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The software-as-a-service (SaaS) vendor claims to have launched the first and only on-demand, real-time subsidiary management and consolidation tool for midsized companies.

UK banks to rein in IT spending
News
17 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The financial services technology market faces declining budgets and only offshore providers will benefit, according to new research.

NHS system mis-books patient appointments
News
17 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

An error in the NHS Choose and Book electronic appointment system has sent patients to the wrong meetings and delayed an upgrade.

Manchester police fights crime with Facebook
News
17 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

The police force has created its own application to help publicise appeals for information and which allows users to report crimes.

World PC market 'unaffected' by economic slowdown
News
17 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Shipments of PCs around the world in the first quarter of 2008 show that although the US has been modestly affected, sales around the world go from strength to strength.

Ofcom looks to utilities for networks
News
17 Apr, 2008
Stuart Turton

The watchdog is considering using existing waterworks and energy infrastructure to deploy fibre networks.

Home workers view twice as much porn
News
17 Apr, 2008
Barry Collins

Remote workers could be putting their organisations at legal risk by looking up porn or illegal websites on a company laptop.

EPOS refresh aids Waitrose growth
News
17 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The supermarket chain has renewed its entire till estate, allowing it to fully use chip-and-pin security.

Mobile banking on the rise
News
17 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

New research predicts a ten-fold increase over the next few years in the number of consumers using mobile banking services.

How Google is redesigning your data centre
In-depth
17 Apr, 2008
Mary Branscombe

Google famously builds its own servers out of commodity PCs and custom-designed power supplies - could its strategy be right for your data centre too?

Software-as-a-service targets the enterprise
News
17 Apr, 2008
Chris Green

Analysis: The launch of the One World product by NetSuite underlines not only the company's desire to make SaaS more relevant to large enterprises, but a concerted effort by the whole industry to

Economic downturn doesn't worry IT
News
16 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

The majority of IT leaders doubt a recession - if it happens - will hurt the sector or lead to cuts.

Financial IT spending cuts cause vendor crisis
News
16 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Reduced spending in financial services IT is causing a rush of panic in UK-listed software service companies.

Tesco website tops for customer experience
News
16 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

The supermarket giant comes out top in online shopping survey overall, but fails when it comes to reliability.

Revenue slips for Fujitsu Siemens
News
16 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

A strong euro and business restructuring have hit Fujitsu Siemens Computers' revenue, but profit grew 15 per cent.

First Look : Asus Eee PC 900
Reviews
16 Apr, 2008
Benny Har-Even

We take a quick look at the latest budget laptop from Asus - the Eee PC 900.

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Spending slowdown hits TalkTalk broadband
News
16 Apr, 2008
Stuart Turton

Carphone Warehouse's broadband company misses subscription targets in the fourth quarter, despite free laptop offer.

Video: Asus Eee PC 900 - First Look
News
16 Apr, 2008
Benny Har-Even

The next generation of the popular Eee PC is set for release on 1 May, but we've got an early look.

Intel profits decrease despite record revenue
News
16 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Despite a fall in net income, the chipmaker claims it has had a successful first quarter, with 2008 looking good thanks to the Atom.

Garden centre goes green for conferencing
News
16 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The UK's largest retail chain of garden stores is saving 25 per cent on call costs using a new audio conferencing web interface.

Windows XP SP3 rumoured for release next week
News
16 Apr, 2008
Barry Collins

XP's final service pack is set for release on 21 April, according to leaked reports.

Software improves Wickes' staffing
News
16 Apr, 2008
Miya Knights

The DIY retailer is producing more accurate store staff schedules with a new workforce management software.

Biometric methadone system for prisons
News
15 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

NEC is rolling out a £3.5 million biometric-controlled methadone dispensing system to 100 English prisons.

Timeline: The budget laptop wars
News
15 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

The battle for the low-cost laptop market space has become serious as manufacturers from Asus to HP are starting to duke it out.

O2 cuts £100 from iPhone price
News
15 Apr, 2008
Stuart Turton

Deals for consumers spur rumours of a new 3G model from Apple.

ComputaCenter goes after SMEs
News
15 Apr, 2008
Stephen Pritchard

Europe's largest independent reseller launches web-based IT procurement service for smaller firms and considers services push.

Remote working is the 'chink in the network armour'
News
15 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Organisations are not following vital security guidelines when it comes to the supervision of remote workers.

Seagate picks fight over solid state drives
News
15 Apr, 2008
Stuart Turton

The hard disk manufacturer has made good on its promise to sue solid state drive manufacturers.

Tibet supporters targeted by Trojans
News
15 Apr, 2008
Stephen Pritchard

Malware disguised in pro-Tibet movies includes a keylogger linked to Chinese hackers.

Public Sector Roundup: Secure PCs for Northern Ireland
News
15 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Civil Service in Northern Ireland invests £6 million in computer security to avoid being the next HMRC, Southampton hospitals use technology to cut waiting times, and Shropshire gets web services for

Apple iPhone vulnerable through Safari
News
15 Apr, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

The Safari browser on the iPhone is claimed to carry a vulnerability which could be carried by spam mail or SMS.

Asus reveals multi-touch Eee PC 900
News
15 Apr, 2008
Benny Har-Even

Second-generation Eee PC introduced to combat rivals, offers larger, higher resolution display, increased memory, and multi-touch control pad.

Tap and pay with new Nokia phone
News
15 Apr, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Handset uses Near Field Communications to allow users to make payments, receive tickets and get other data by waving or tapping their phones.