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Cel Robox 3D Printer review: Why it’s not ready for the masses

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3D printing remains too expensive and problematic for mainstream use

Oscars, Playstation Now and Amazon pilots: Best of the web

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IT Pro rounds up the best content from around the web this week

MoD signs security vetting deal with CGI

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Four-year contract will see CGI provide software to process security clearance applications for civil servants

Ex-NSA director: Support for insecure cryptography tool "regrettable"

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The solution was riddled with backdoors but was pushed to businesses regardless

Google announces Project Ara pilot in Puerto Rico

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Google's pilot of its fully customisable Spiral 2 phone will begin in the second half of 2015

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Sophos Cloud review

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Sophos provides compelling reasons for moving your endpoint security into the cloud

Windows 10 won't boost Microsoft's tablet sales until 2016

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Microsoft won’t see benefits of Windows 10 on tablets until 2016, experts say

Sheffield NHS Trust picks HP to build patient portal

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Hospital workers will be able to access medical records wherever they are, claims Hewlett-Packard

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IBM turns to big iron again

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IBM's Z13 mainframe is designed for the app age, but will it win businesses back from general-purpose hardware?

BlackBerry rubbishes talk of Samsung acquisition

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BlackBerry sources claim the firm is not for sale

Ofcom hits BT with superfast broadband price limits

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TalkTalk welcomes move by regulator to boost competition in the superfast broadband market

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Twitter Flocks to London for Fabric demo

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Social network hopes to sign up users to its mobile development platform

Government extends PSN framework for 12 months

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Crown Commercial Service is struggling to cope with multiple questions over PSN replacement, the Network Services Framew

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Google Glass shopping app showcased by Tesco

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The app allows customers to add items to their online basket using voice commands or by scanning barcodes

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Facebook at Work to let enterprises create own social networks

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The app and desktop interface will allow employees to collaborate as if they're using a private social network

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ICO blasts sluggish speed of EU data law reforms

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Information Commissioner calls for sensible laws when it comes to personal data

iOS 9 beta tests reportedly underway

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It’s a long way off, but Apple may already be beta testing iOS 9 software

Disney sponsors wearable tech competition

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Six start-ups could test gadgets with Disney and McLaren in IC tomorrow's wearables contest

Government

Election 2015: Too many tech failures for the incumbent to win?

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Progress report: The UK government's digital ambitions

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Government slammed for using Charlie Hebdo attack to revive Snoopers Charter

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The ICO and ISPA hit out at Government's attempt to use Paris attacks to push for more surveillance powers

Gartner & IDC disagree on PC market's Q4 performance

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While one analyst reports growth, the other posts a decline in PC sales, but Lenovo still rules the roost

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Dell Storage SC4020 review

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Dell’s Storage SC4020 brings affordable enterprise data tiering and fast flash-based arrays to SMBs

Moto 360 vs Samsung Gear S: Which smartwatch is best?

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Android Wear smartwatch takes on the Tizen OS

Networking empire

Vodafone is not in a rush to boost speeds

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The company's UK CEO said it is committed to build a strong network rather than an uber fast one

IT skills

Work placements will boost computer science employability

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A report shows the recruitment process needs to be made easier to attract more students

Gov urged to establish 'Office of Data Responsibility'

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Individuals should also have virtual vaults, says head of think tank

NHS boss claims patient data collection is 'morally right'

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Tim Kelsey warns of huge gaps in NHS knowledge if patient data is not collected

Apple Watch attracts retailers ahead of release

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Apple Watch is already getting retailers on board ahead of a prospective spring release

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Windows 7 mainstream support ends tonight

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When the clocks strike midnight, no more Windows 7 software improvements will come from Microsoft

How The Entertainer survived Black Friday to record 60% sales growth

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Toyshop and Fine & Rare Wines retailer talk about how they manage website traffic over peak periods

Apple 12-inch MacBook Air release date pegged for Q1 2015

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Apple is planning to release an even smaller and thinner MacBook Air, according to leak

CNN gets permission to use drones in the US

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R&D agreement reached with Federal Aviation Administration

WhatsApp & iMessage face UK ban on anti-terrorism grounds

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The Prime Minister sets out plans to ban encrypted messaging services on anti-terrorism grounds

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Anonymous attacks Islamic extremist website over Charlie Hebdo attack

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The hackers took down website ansar-alhaqq.net as part of #OpCharlieHebdo

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World IT spending to reach $3.8 trillion in 2015

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Gartner has predicted worldwide IT spending will expand by 2.4 per cent this year

Apple patents ‘bendy’ iPhone and smart glasses

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Apple now has patents for a flexible iPhone and smart glasses, hinting at future direction

Cabinet Office seeks CDO to lead “mini-GDS”

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Whitehall wants digital chief to drive internal IT change and external digital services

Microsoft blasts Google over Windows 8.1 bug report

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Redmond claims Google was wrong to publicly disclose flaw as it was days away from being fixed

Google Translate update to introduce real-time voice translation

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Google Translate will go up against Skype with automatic real-time translation tool

Stephen Hawking signs open letter against AI "pitfalls"

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Elon Musk also signs letter warning AI researchers to make society-friendly robots

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