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HTC launches Windows Mobile 6.1 Touch Diamond
News
7 May, 2008
Stephen Pritchard

Orange to be first UK network to offer the HSDPA-capable "iPhone killer".

Microsoft re-releases XP Service Pack 3
News
7 May, 2008
Stuart Turton

After several delays and an aborted initial launch, Microsoft finally kicks the third service pack for XP out of the door.

40 top-tier businesses threatened by hackers
News
7 May, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Internet security firm Finjan discovers that over 1.4GB of data from individuals, businesses and organisations is being hosted on a Crimeserver

Auction sites shunned by online shoppers
News
6 May, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

eBay and other online retailers fall victim to the economic slowdown as purchase power falls by four per cent.

Yahoo and McAfee integrate security warnings into search
News
6 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Yahoo Search users will see websites at risk and hopefully avoid those which are definitely compromised, thanks to a new partnership announced today.

Patient records database should be refined, says report
News
6 May, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Research into the Summary Care Record programme shows that benefits are overshadowed by issues of trust and complicated technical systems.

Google AdWords 'targeted by phishers'
News
6 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

As a new phishing scam is revealed, it seems that the more Google's market share grows, the more profitable it is for criminals to target the company and its users.

Xobni Outlook plugin simplifies email chaos
News
6 May, 2008
Benny Har-Even

Eagerly-anticipated Outlook add-in moves from public beta to full release status.

Timeline: How Microsoft and Yahoo nearly got together
News
6 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

It looks like Microsoft has finally given up on buying Yahoo. IT PRO recounts how the biggest takeover attempt since the dot com period came about.

European Court sets service levels to rights
News
6 May, 2008
Miya Knights

The European Court of Human Rights has overhauled and centralised its IT service desk with ITIL-compliant software to streamline and automate key processes.

Web Analytics
Reviews
6 May, 2008
Rob Buckley IT Pro

Metrics are essential to any online business, but with so many firms offering solutions it can be difficult to know which to choose. Rob Buckley investigates five of the market leaders

HP gets extreme with storage
News
5 May, 2008
Nicole Kobie

HP StorageWorks announces multi-petabyte system for Web 2.0 and other demanding businesses.

Girl geeks lack good role models
News
5 May, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Young women love tech, but avoid taking it up as a career because of a lack of strong female role models, research has found.

SAP's apps get mobile on BlackBerrys
News
2 May, 2008
Miya Knights

A partnership between SAP and RIM will bring 'Facebook-like' functionality to mobile business applications.

HP BladeSystem c-Class
Reviews
2 May, 2008
Dave Mitchell

Does HP's latest c-Class server maintain the award winning performance of its predecessor? Dave Mitchell finds out.

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IT PRO Podcast: When robots attack
News
2 May, 2008
IT Pro

This week we discuss rampaging mug-smashing robots, plans by PC makers to keep selling Windows XP, we look at who the IT industry voted for in the London elections and a crackdown on data access at HM

SMBs embrace parents' flexible working needs
News
2 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

A new study says that SMBs and parents are working together well on flexible working, but future government plans may be a problem.

Creating a Windows Vista Backup
Tutorials
2 May, 2008
Simon Williams

As well as protecting your data it makes sense to have a backup of your operating system too. Windows Vista Business and Ultimate has this facility built-in. We take you through it - step by step.

Vodafone offers unlimited mobile internet access
News
2 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Vodafone becomes the first mobile phone operator to offer unlimited internet access on monthly price plans as standard.

IT pros seen as 'geeks'
News
2 May, 2008
Nicole Kobie

The profession needs a better image to recruit new staff scared off by rumours of long working hours and co-workers with no social skills.

IBM aims for data centre standards
News
2 May, 2008
Nicole Kobie

A new alliance is looking to create open standards and interoperability for data centre vendors.

Analysis: Spam 'celebrates' its 30th birthday
News
2 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

IT PRO 'celebrates' the 30th anniversary of the first spam email, and looks at how the flood is unlikely to end any time soon.

Software gives Superdrug a makeover
News
2 May, 2008
Miya Knights

The health and beauty retailer gets new software to help manage its store design to boost its image.

Green agenda to raise IT spending
News
2 May, 2008
Stephen Pritchard

One in three CIOs expects budgets to grow, as companies focus on improving sustainability.

BSkyB engineers get mobile comms
News
2 May, 2008
Miya Knights

The triple play's service techs get mobile computers in the field.

Week in review: Skynet here we come!
News
2 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Microsoft has trouble with XP and SQL, HMRC staff are snoops, bloggers speak up on elections and robots learn to carry mugs.

SaaS helps NetSuite report record revenues
News
2 May, 2008
Chris Green

The recently-floated company is moving closer to posting a profit after the recent introduction of its large enterprise product.

Intel Robotics
Tutorials
1 May, 2008
Nicole Kobie

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Mobiles help SMEs win more business
News
1 May, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Smaller businesses are coping with increased competition in the market place by using mobile technology to keep up-to-date with customers' demands, a new report has found.

Creating a mobile data management policy
In-depth
1 May, 2008
Mary Branscombe

The take-up of smartphones are in the mass market means enterprises are having to cope with everything from 3G cards to Sidekicks.

BCS slams government over data breaches
News
1 May, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Leading IT body highlights government's failings and advises on how to regain the public's trust.

Video: Robo-butlers in just ten years
News
1 May, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Intel has shown off its latest developments in robotics - millions in research, but they still drop mugs.

The Storm winds down, but new malware on the up
News
1 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

Malicious software removal tools have cut down Storm botnet numbers, but does this simply mean that criminals will migrate to new threats?

Digital inclusion brings economic benefits, study finds
News
1 May, 2008
Ash Dosanjh

Government committee sets out to bridge the digital divide as new research finds that those lacking ITC skills lag behind.

TIBCO software moves into hardware
News
1 May, 2008
Miya Knights

Messaging and SOA vendor unveils the first fruits of its hardware development.

TIBCO cosies up to Silverlight, Atrium and India
News
1 May, 2008
Miya Knights

The web services vendor has announced plans to create richer development user interfaces using Microsoft's Silverlight.

Asus: Processor shortage to hit cheap laptops
News
1 May, 2008
Matthew Sparkes

A looming shortage of Intel's Atom processors will make it difficult for others to enter the low-cost portable laptop market, Asus has said.

VeryPC server smashes performance per watt barrier
News
1 May, 2008
Benny Har-Even

British company sets new standard for green servers with high-performance, low-energy system.

Sainsbury's consolidate data centres nationwide
News
1 May, 2008
Asavin Wattanajantra

The supermarket chain choose Aperture to sort out its data centres, with plans for full consolidation.

HMRC staff fired for looking at sensitive data
News
1 May, 2008
Nicole Kobie

Hundreds of Revenue and Customs staff have been disciplined or fired for accessing sensitive data without permission.