Ford car seat technology detects if drivers have heart attacks


Motoring firm working on seat that can tell if someone is suffering a cardiac arrest while behind the wheel


UK Government research shows 1/2 of Britons are cybercrime victims


Despite this, only a third actually report offences to the authorities, government research finds

BT Openreach to recruit 500 staff to boost broadband rollout


The company will focus its attention on customer service delivery, fibre broadband and high-speed links for businesses

EE claims to have the biggest 4G customer base in Europe


An extra 1.4 million customers join mobile operator’s next gen network this quarter, but revenues flatline

Lenovo to acquire BlackBerry, sources claim


Although mostly rumours at the moment, the PC manufacturer may be about to make its BlackBerry acquisition official

Password and username box

Dropbox didn't drop the ball, users did

Analysis & Insight

Davey Winder lets rip over the tendency to blame vendors, rather than users, for some data breaches

iOS 8.1 available to download now: What's new?


iOS 8.1 is finally available to download for free.

OS X Yosemite: Top 10 features


Yosemite brings Continuity, encourages disk-level encryption & improves HTML5 compatibility

Big data

EMC: Half of UK firms lack big data analytics experience


EMC survey suggests lack of understanding about customer data could hold companies back

Teradata: Efficient big data adoption is major enterprise concern


Teradata CAO Bill Franks speaks on key big data trends and privacy issues

The UK Cloud Awards 2015: Nominations now open


The second UK Cloud Awards will take place in March 2015, with end users, vendors and individuals encouraged to submit t

Bogus iCloud log-in page fools Chinese Apple users


Probably not looking for nude celebs this time

Patch Tuesday

Microsoft finds flaw in Windows 7 Patch Tuesday fix


Software giant pulls the update after it displayed 'unexpected behaviour'


House buyers hit by Bank of England deposit payment system crash


The infrastructure that processes large payments between British banks went offline yesterday, much to the dismay of hou

Teradata pushes integrated data analytics with Connection Analytics & QueryGrid


Speaking at this week’s Nashville conference, Teradata has highlighted the need for integrated data analytics

Teradata revamps Integrated Marketing Cloud for greater data insights


Teradata uses Nashville conference to talk up enhancements to its Integrated Marketing Cloud

Google Sign

BBC to publish links to articles removed by "Right To Be Forgotten" rule


Broadcaster wants to remind readers of stories hidden by “Right to be Forgotten” rule

You're hired

Welsh Government backs creation of 620 IT jobs at CGI with £3.2m grant


Canadian IT services company wins government funding to support expansion of cloud and security offerings

Microsoft smartwatch to pack two-day battery life


Smartwatch to launch in "coming weeks"

IBM System x3550 M4

IBM to pay $1.5 billion to offload chip-making business


Big Blue looks set to hive off firm to Globalfoundries


High Court instructs ISPs to block counterfeit sites


Virgin Media, BT, EE, BSkyB and TalkTalk have all been directed to block access to the sites selling fake goods

social media

Internet trolls could face 2-year prison sentences


Those caught trolling could face two years in prison

Home Office backs Child Abuse Image Database creation


CAID will aid efforts at home and abroad to investigate online spread of child abuse images

Music cloud

Neil Young talks up Pono in a bid to "bring the feeling back in music" through technology


Iconic musician has partnered with key players to bring about change in the music industry

iPad Mini 3: Release date, price & specs


Apple has confirmed the forthcoming release of the iPad Mini 3, with pre-orders starting on 17 October

iPad Air 2: Release date, pricing & specs confirmed


Apple confirmed the release date, specs and pricing for iPad Air 2 at its launch event.


UK tech industry calls for criminal justice data sharing reforms


Tech UK claims joined up databases could cut waste and speed up investigations, says trade body


Sky Broadband problems: Liverpool & Manchester hit by internet outage


Sky Broadband customers in Liverpool and Manchester have been without internet & phone services since midnight

Superfast Dorset to bring fibre broadband to 9,000 more homes & businesses


Third phase of project in north of county will see improved speeds for thousands

How to find the best mobile application performance management tool


We explore the best mobile app performance tools on the market...

iPad Air 2 teardown reveals it's almost unrepairable


iFixit deconstructed the tablet and also revealed it has an NFC chip and smaller battery packed in

Security flaw

SQL injection flaw fixed by Drupal


The makers of the open source content management system have fixed troublesome flaw

Puls smartwatch unveiled by


The smart 'cuff' doesn't need to be connected to a smartphone to work

iPad Air 2, OS X Yosemite & Retina iMac: Launch live blog


With the iPad Air 2 and new iMac expected to make their debut later, find out all the latest information about today

Retina iMac with 5K display: Release date, specs & pricing confirmed


Apple has confirmed the arrival of its 27in Retina Display iMac desktop computer.

OS X Yosemite release date confirmed as 16 October


OS X Yosemite available to download today

Sales graph on tablet PC

Worldwide tablet sales growth set for 2014 slowdown


Gartner's latest PC market tracker features some sobering food for thought for tablet makers

Inside IBM & SAP's cloud tie-up

Analysis & Insight

SAP will host its enterprise applications on IBM's cloud, for the benefit of both firms and their customers

Facebook debuts Safety Check natural disaster notification system


Facebook introduces feature to help users notify friends and family of their whereabouts during natural disasters

Vodafone Sure Signal

Vodafone to boost 4G speeds in London, Birmingham & Manchester


Major cities get mobile broadband boost with 4.5G technologies from network provider