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Windows 9 "converged OS" vision for Windows Phone, PC & Xbox shared by Microsoft


Microsoft have promised universal apps for Windows Phone, PC and Xbox with the release of Windows 9

iOS 8 & OS X Yosemite to get separate release dates


Apple plans to release iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite separately, despite increased integration between the two operating syste

Project Zero: Show Google's bug-hunting scheme some love

Analysis & Insight

Google's efforts to address the problems of zero-day vulnerabilities should be applauded, claims Davey Winder


Microsoft questions UK Government's ODF adoption pledge


Francis Maude has confirmed government departments will adopt ODF, but Microsoft claims the benefits to UK citizens are

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Google slammed by Italian government over data protection


Italy has given Google 18 months to change its policies on data privacy

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UK Government must invest £20m by 2020 to address tech skills crisis


Digital Skills for Tomorrow’s World report exposes the true shortfall in digital skills


Toshiba Satellite P50T review


Featuring a gorgeous 4K display, Toshiba prioritises image quality over battery life

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Tim Cook biography: The salary and career history of Apple's CEO

Analysis & Insight

The lowdown on Tim Cook's salary, net worth, education and career history

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EE fixes spam Orange "Magic Numbers" text message glitch


EE in firing line over deluge of spam messages sent to customers

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Vodafone UK offers rural areas 3G coverage boost


Vodafone is offering 100 rural communities the chance to bag 3G mobile coverage through new scheme


Home Office £350m immigration IT system scrapped


National Audit Office report reveals details of ditched £347 million immigration caseload IT system

iPhone 6: Suppliers receive initial order for 80m units


Apple issues largest initial order of iPhones as it expects large screens to be popular

iOS 8 beta 4 brings new design & tips app


iOS 8 beta 4 has arrived for developers, bringing with it a brand new tips app to help them get the most out of the new

Cortana UK beta release date for Windows Phone 8.1 set for this fortnight


Cortana, Microsoft’s personal voice assistant for Windows Phone 8.1, due to launch this fortnight

iPlayer weekend outage in UK finally fixed by BBC


BBC confirms online catch-up service, which had suffered problems all weekend, has now been fixed


Google's Impact Challenge to develop life-changing ideas


Google will contribute £3.2m to 10 British charities so they can develop initiatives to help change lives

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Users are being overcharged for PC repairs


A Which? report has revealed people are being charged too much when they head into high street PC repair shops

Education: from the slate to the tablet

Analysis & Insight

Education has changed immeasurably over the past 100 years.

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Jeff Bezos biography: The salary and career history of Amazon's CEO

Analysis & Insight

The lowdown on Jeff Bezos' salary, net worth, education and career history

Windows 8.1 Update 2 release date rumoured to be 12 August


The second update to Windows 8.1 will be reportedly be released to users on 12 August

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The Pirate Bay traffic doubles despite ISP block


File-sharing site gets bulk of its traffic from the US

Microsoft & Google face House of Lords grilling over UK tech skill shortages


Microsoft & Google representatives to be grilled tomorrow on state of UK tech scene


Nvidia Jetson TK1 review


With 192 Kepler GPU cores, the Jetson is king of the ARM-based developer boards

Flexible, ultra-thin batteries in works for wearable tech


Californian startup edges closer to bringing printable zinc battery to market

Snowden calls on peers to develop anti-surveillance tech


NSA whistleblower to focus on promoting anti-snooping tools

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Piracy warnings to be emailed to perpetrators


Those who repeatedly download pirated material will receive up to four warnings advising them of the law

iOS 8 will include Ask to Buy feature, Apple confirms


Google has said it will stop calling apps with in-app purchases free, while Apple will add an Ask to Buy feature to iOS

BBM for Windows Phone beta app now available


BlackBerry details new features for BBM, now available in beta form on Windows Phone


Three to offer free Wi-Fi to customers on the London Underground


Joins other mobile operators on Virgin Media-backed network on the tube

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Is Dropbox fit for business?

Analysis & Insight

It's brought cloud storage to the masses, but is Dropbox a lifesaver or a threat?

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Facebook to let users buy goods via ads & page posts


Social networking giant trials the inclusion of a "Buy" button on adverts and company page posts in the US


Lenovo ThinkServer TD340 review


Lenovo’s ThinkServer TD340 tower server packs in the storage and beats Dell in the value stakes

BlackBerry 10.3: Release date & features


BlackBerry 10.3 will debut on the 4.5in Passport handset. Here's everything we know so far

Microsoft to ditch Android from Nokia X phones


Android experiment over as Microsoft gets behind Windows Phone

Apple and IBM: a new alliance

Analysis & Insight

Apple and IBM have joined forces to create new business apps for mobile devices

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UK government leads green car strategy


New central government car and van fleets will be powered by electricity

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Google and Microsoft to discuss Right to be Forgotten


The two tech companies have been invited alongside Yahoo to converse with EU privacy officials

BT launches One Phone service for mobile


BT One Phone has been launched for small and medium business use on employees’ mobiles

Is Stella the solar powered car of the future?

Analysis & Insight

With a range of 700km, solar power looks suitable enough to power next-gen cars

Microsoft job cuts: 18,000 workers will be gone by June 2015


Nokia staff to make up the brunt of those axed