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Tesco revamps workforce management
News
28 Aug, 2008
Miya Knights

The retail giant has signed up for new software to manage labour costs and improve customer services levels across its UK and international operations.

Microsoft releases Internet Explorer 8 beta 2
News
28 Aug, 2008
Reuters

A new feature-rich test version of Internet Explorer is released, which replicates some of the features in Mozilla's Firefox

Sony boss mulling Ericsson venture
News
27 Aug, 2008
Reuters

Sony's chief executive says that Sony Ericsson 'must do better'.

Data leakage tops Infosec concerns
Data security
News
27 Aug, 2008
Miya Knights

The latest survey of information security professionals has, unsurprisingly, put data security at the top of their list of business concerns.

Malware attacks in July greater than all of last year
News
27 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Staggering amounts of malware detected and blocked, mainly due to compromised websites and SQL injection attacks.

Confusion reigns over IT services innovation
News
27 Aug, 2008
Miya Knights

Companies using outsourced IT services have found that confusion reigns when it comes to innovation, according to research.

Most ex-IT admins would steal data
News
27 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

A survey from an ID security company claims that the majority of IT administrators would steal company data if they were laid off.

Another week, another few million records lost
News
27 Aug, 2008
Stephen Pritchard

Bank details sold on eBay, prisoners’ records escape, UK PLC looks away.

Weak economy to hurt mobile phone market, says Gartner
News
27 Aug, 2008
Reuters

Gartner predicts that the worldwide economic situation will affect the mobile phone market.

Olympic IT infrastructure holds off hackers
News
26 Aug, 2008
Miya Knights

The main IT systems supplier to Beijing’s Olympic Games said records were broken behind the scenes, as the infrastructure performed without a hitch.

Google trims Android’s wings
News
26 Aug, 2008
Miya Knights

The first version on the new mobile phone OS has dropped Bluetooth and Google instant messaging integration.

Firefox boosts speed with TraceMonkey
News
26 Aug, 2008
Maggie Holland

The browser will be much faster thanks to a new just-in-time JavaScript compiler called TraceMonkey.

Google ‘suggests’ new web search technology
News
26 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Google will offer real-time suggestions for web searches on the main Google homepage, after successful testing in Labs.

Microsoft re-issues PowerPoint patch
News
26 Aug, 2008
Miya Knights

Software firm reissues patch for the third time in two months.

Q&A: Motorola's enterprise VP John Coon
In-depth
26 Aug, 2008
Maggie Holland

Acquisitions, restructuring and more mobility innovations feature in the future for Motorola.

EMC boosts entry-level storage
News
26 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Storage leader introduces a new product in the Celerra line aimed at small businesses and remote workers.

HTC introduces S740 smartphone
News
26 Aug, 2008
Benny Har-Even

Keypad and keyboard equipped HTC handset provides alternative to touchscreen enabled smartphones.

Red Hat breached as hackers target Linux servers
News
26 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

The safety of Linux is being questioned after distributor Red Hat admits to being hacked.

Millions of bank details sold on eBay
News
26 Aug, 2008
Stuart Turton

A computer was bought for £35 on eBay which contained around a million bank records.

Law firm attacks paper mountain
News
26 Aug, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Shepherd and Wedderburn cut printing by 40 per cent and paper filing by 80 per cent.

Stockport College signs £1.4m IT deal
News
25 Aug, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Stockport College to become UK’s first ‘College of the Future’ in £100m project.

Tories enlist BCS to review NHS IT
News
25 Aug, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

The Conservative party has commissioned the British Computer Society to review the NHS IT.

ClusterScale Nemasys
Reviews
22 Aug, 2008
Dave Mitchell

ClusterScale attacks the load balancing market with a product brimming with value, but can is also score for ease-of-use?

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IBM tops worldwide server shipments growth
News
22 Aug, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Server shipments grew 12 per cent while revenue grew nearly six per cent in the second quarter of 2008.

Week in Review: IDF fever and Government IT
News
22 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

The Intel Developer Forum dominated IT this week, but major public sector stories have also grabbed the attention.

All 84,000 prisoner details lost on unencrypted memory stick
News
22 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

A USB stick containing around 130,000 prisoner and ex-offender details goes missing from private contractor PA Consulting.

IDF 2008: Intel shows robots that can clear cups and lift apples
News
22 Aug, 2008
Mary Branscombe

Move over Asimov: personal robotics could put a paranoid android in every home.

IDF 2008: On show at IDF
Pairing a wireless USB media player and PC via NFC
News
22 Aug, 2008
Mary Branscombe

Saving power and connecting devices; the technology you’ll get next

IDF 2008: Intel’s rise of the machines
News
22 Aug, 2008
Maggie Holland

We’re not far away from the point where machines know more than we do, Intel claimed in its final IDF keynote.

IDF 2008: Apple co-founder keeps it real
News
21 Aug, 2008
Maggie Holland

Steve Wozniak reminds us he’s not a queue jumper and encourages developers to keep doing their thang.

Online spending defies downturn
News
21 Aug, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Britons spent the equivalent of £79 per head in July, despite economic fears.

IDF 2008: Intel adds touch screen to Classmate
News
21 Aug, 2008
Stephen Pritchard

Low-cost portable with tablet interface to ship in Q4.

McAfee to data encrypt Intel MIDs and laptops
News
21 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

As IDF draws all the attention, McAfee quietly announces a major security initiative for Intel’s mobile devices and laptops.

Skypephone S2
Reviews
21 Aug, 2008
Chris Green

Can 3’s own-brand Skype smartphone cut it against better-known competition, and does it improve on last year’s original?

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Pure launches Linux-powered radio
News
21 Aug, 2008
Benny Har-Even

Linux-powered internet radio platform raises potential for third party expansion.

Adobe investigates clipboard Flash attacks
News
21 Aug, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Investigations are under way after Mac and Windows users reported their clipboards were hijacked.

IDF 2008: Fact sheet: Intel's Nehalem architecture
News
21 Aug, 2008
Mary Branscombe

Intel promises “screaming performance” and energy efficiency at the same time with Nehalem

IDF 2008: Intel firms flash drive plans
News
21 Aug, 2008
Mary Branscombe

Intel claims highest performance, lowest power SSDs.

IDF 2008: BP deploys mobile internet devices
News
20 Aug, 2008
Maggie Holland

BP takes to the stage at IDF to detail how mobile internet devices are adding bottom-line value.

IDF 2008: Moorestown: Atom's successor by 2010
News
20 Aug, 2008
Maggie Holland

Day two of IDF kicks off with Moorestown teaser and rallying call for developers to unleash their innovation in the mobile space.