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Siemens to sell PC stake to Fujitsu
Fujitsu Siemens
News
4 Nov, 2008
Chris Green

The Fujitsu Siemens joint venture will now be wholly owned by Japan’s Fujitsu after Siemens sells off its stake.

BlackBerry Storm heading Phone 4u’s way
News
4 Nov, 2008
Maggie Holland

The launch is imminent, although sources differ in opinion as to just how soon the touch screen device will be available.

Seagate releases “fastest and greenest” drive
News
4 Nov, 2008
Benny Har-Even

New 2.5in drive spins at 15,000rpm and offers claimed 70 per cent power consumption reduction over larger models.

Intel’s Core i7 storms in
News
4 Nov, 2008
Benny Har-Even

Intel’s new desktop processor, the Core i7, hits the test benches of product reviewers worldwide to widespread praise.

NetSuite revenues rise again
NetSuite headquarters
News
4 Nov, 2008
Chris Green

Sales and new customer numbers are up as companies turn to hosted apps to save money.

Google patches Android flaw
News
4 Nov, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Google has reportedly fixed a problem in its Android operating system, which affected the newly-released T-Mobile G1.

Vodafone launches compact broadband dongle
Vodafone 3G Dongle
News
4 Nov, 2008
Chris Green

Combined dongle and flash drive is launched alongside a new low-user price plan and discounts for long-term contracts.

Photos: Nokia releases seven phones for emerging markets
Nokia's new emerging market phones
News
4 Nov, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Top handset maker looks to take advantage of huge growth rates in emerging markets by offering phones for 25 to 90 euros.

Nokia to cut 615 jobs
News
4 Nov, 2008
Nicole Kobie

The leading mobile phone maker is not immune to the economic downturn, as it reorganises to cut costs.

Security vulnerabilities falling, says Microsoft
News
4 Nov, 2008
Nicole Kobie

The number of vulnerability disclosures is down four per cent, according to Microsoft.

iPhone production to be cut, says analyst
News
4 Nov, 2008
Reuters

An analyst has predicted that production of the Apple iPhone might be slashed by 40 per cent in the next quarter.

Analysis: Silicon Valley looks to election to lift economic gloom
US election voting booth
News
4 Nov, 2008
Chris Green

The US tech industry is looking for help from the presidential candidates, as the economic woes of the nation are taking their toll on the sector with earnings down and cut-backs up.

Hi-tech crime rates rise
News
3 Nov, 2008
Janae Olinger

UK businesses lack confidence that government has enough resources to tackle crime rate.

Dell Inspiron Mini 9 on Vodafone
Reviews
3 Nov, 2008
Sasha Muller

Vodafone's exclusive take on Dell's Inspiron Mini 9, complete with integrated mobile broadband, is finally here. Is this the best netbook on the market?

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NetSuite targets SAP users with deep discounts
NetSuite headquarters
News
3 Nov, 2008
Chris Green

Software as a service provider goes after more CRM switchers with offers of 50 per cent off current costs.

Monthly roundup: October
News
3 Nov, 2008
Nicole Kobie

In the past month Microsoft revealed Windows 7, Apple showed off new MacBooks, Apricot was resurrected, Google got its mobile phone... and the government lost data.

Top 10 mobiles for work and play
In-depth
3 Nov, 2008
Clare Hopping

So much choice, so little time... We look at the best phones to help you do your job and put a smile on your face at the same time.

IT women kept in dark about pay
News
3 Nov, 2008
Janae Olinger

Report from Intellect suggests IT women still feel they aren't being paid as well as men.

Politicians want McKinnon to serve time in UK
News
3 Nov, 2008
Janae Olinger

Gary McKinnon's MP raises the issue in parliament, calling for the accused hacker to be able to serve any sentence in Britain - not the US.

BT Global Services CEO steps down
News
3 Nov, 2008
Nicole Kobie

A negative trading update in his department leads François Barrault to resign.

Asus: Netbooks to get even cheaper in 2009
News
3 Nov, 2008
Benny Har-Even

Eee PCs to go as low as $200 in 2009, while smaller screen versions will be phased out, says Asus president.

Union: End offshoring to save UK Lloyds TSB and HBOS jobs
Lloyds TSB
News
3 Nov, 2008
Chris Green

Leading banking union calls for the merging banks to axe overseas processing and IT jobs ahead of UK redundancies.

Portable secure hard disk head-to-head review
Reviews
3 Nov, 2008
Benny Har-Even

Data security is a big topic these days. We take a look at the Buffalo MiniStation PRO and Fujitsu HandyDrive 500GB, both of which are designed to keep your data safe from prying eyes.

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Dell sued over sex discrimination
News
3 Nov, 2008
Stuart Turton

Four female execs have accused the firm of systemic sex discrimination, saying Dell operates an "old boys network".

3 unveils mobile broadband for small businesses
3 has launched two new small business mobile broadband tariffs
News
3 Nov, 2008
Maggie Holland

Mobile operator’s new small business division adds new products to the menu.

Virgin tempts users with £5 mobile broadband
Virgin is offering mobile broadband starting from £5
News
3 Nov, 2008
Maggie Holland

Special money-saving deal launched for existing customers.

Government USB lost in pub car park
News
3 Nov, 2008
Reuters

The lost memory stick was encrypted, but still lead to the Government Gateway website being shut down.

IBM sues exec to keep him away from Apple
News
3 Nov, 2008
Reuters

Exec signed non-competition agreement limiting his work options, IBM has claimed.

Q&A: Cuil co-founder Tom Costello
In-depth
31 Oct, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Three months after a much-hyped launch, search engine Cuil is still chasing Google as it looks to bring more innovation into online search.

Symantec staff layoffs loom
News
31 Oct, 2008
Stuart Turton

The security giant plans to cull some of its global workforce.

Happy 20th birthday to the internet worm!
News
31 Oct, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

IT PRO celebrates (if that’s the best word) the birth of a threat that changed the face of internet security forever.

Powys Council mobilises fieldwork
News
31 Oct, 2008
Miya Knights

A mobile device and portal project is helping to improve a variety of council services, saving time, money and mileage.

O2 moves to restore mobile broadband confidence
News
31 Oct, 2008
Maggie Holland

Mobile giant is trying to make unhappy customers happy again.

CCTV deadline for police response looms
News
31 Oct, 2008
Miya Knights

Tonight’s CCTV regulatory deadline could catch out firms with legacy CCTV systems expecting effective police response to incidents.

Sun blames $1.7-billion loss on the economy
News
31 Oct, 2008
Miya Knights

The vendor’s third-quarter results deliver on prior revenue warnings, missing analyst expectations for the third straight quarter.

Week in Review: Move over Vista, Windows 7 is in the works
News
31 Oct, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Bill Gates may have gone, but Microsoft still has the ability to make the IT community sit up and take notice.

Google guarantees cloud reliability
News
31 Oct, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Web giant extends 99.9 per cent uptime promise from Gmail to Apps.

Google adds some shine to Chrome
News
31 Oct, 2008
Stuart Turton

The latest beta of the web giant's browser sees security fixes and performance improvements.

BlackBerry Flip lands on O2
News
31 Oct, 2008
Benny Har-Even

BlackBerry’s first clamshell phone, blending consumer styling with business features, makes its way to O2.

Motorola warns on poor Q4 results
News
31 Oct, 2008
Reuters

Things are looking bleak for Motorola the rest of this year and next, forcing it to delay plans to spin off its mobile phone business.