Alun Williams
Network & Internet

Google chief executive talks privacy and trust

Google's Eric Schmidt outlines his company's approach to privacy, censorship and user content.
20 Jun 2007
Network & Internet

Google looks at search privacy opt-in

Data retention opt-in on the cards for users' personalised search results.
19 Jun 2007
Network & Internet

London hailed as wireless world capital

Exponential growth in number of wireless networks cited as reason why London is "wireless capital of the world", but concerns loom over unsecured netw…
15 Jun 2007

Microsoft highlights critical flaws with patch update

Microsoft's monthly patch release cycle is upon us again, bringing with it a series of critical patches that prevent malicious code hijacking Windows …
13 Jun 2007
Network & Internet

Bloxx unveils new TVT web filter

Tru-View Technology beefs up web content filtering for businesses.
13 Jun 2007
Network & Internet

Report calls for more IT graduates

Developing the Future study positions the UK as a world leading high-tech centre, but only if it can continue to find good graduates and bring more wo…
12 Jun 2007
Business strategy

Microsoft and LG sign Linux patent agreement

The two companies strike an agreement covering LG's use of 'Microsoft-patented innovations' in its products, such as its Linux-based embedded devices.
8 Jun 2007
Server & storage

Sun rolls out "optimal virtualisation platform"

Sun unveils new Blade 6000 Modular System series with Intel, AMD or Sun microprocessors under the hood.
7 Jun 2007
Network & Internet

Report highlights sponsored search result security risk

New report from McAfee finds that sponsored search engine links are more of a security risk than 'organic' results.
5 Jun 2007
Network & Internet

Google hosts first dedicated developer day

As it increases its focus on software and software-related services, Google holds its first global day of events to encourage developers to use and un…
31 May 2007
Network & Internet

Gates and Jobs appear together on stage

Microsoft and Apple leaders share the stage at The Wall Street Journal's D5 Executive Conference.
31 May 2007
Network & Internet

FTSE 100 firms criticised for not getting the net

Leading UK business names face criticism in a new survey for their use of the internet when communicating with shareholders.
29 May 2007
Network & Internet

UK shoppers' online appetite hits £100 billion mark

New figures from IMRG show that April's online sales were worth about the same in one month as London's West End takes in a year.
21 May 2007
Server & storage

AMD casts light on Griffin and Puma plans

AMD reveals details of its next-gen mobile processor, codenamed "Griffin" and part of the "Puma" platform
18 May 2007
Network & Internet

Google Analytics goes global

Version two of Google Analytics receives worldwide rollout, as well as a stack of new features including email reporting and customisable dashboards.
9 May 2007
Network & Internet

Internet World 2007: Yahoo provides update on UK Panama

The company gave Internet World delegates more insight into the UK rollout of its Panama platform.
1 May 2007

Acer recalls 27,000 laptop batteries

More fallout from the Sony battery fiasco as Acer announces a voluntary battery replacement programme, involving TravelMate and Aspire machines sold b…
26 Apr 2007
Network & Internet

Heathrow Express signals launch of in-train Wi-Fi service

Those heading to or from the airport can now stay connected thanks to a 2 Mbps service provided by Nomad Digital and T-Mobile.
24 Apr 2007
Server & storage

Lenovo tops Greenpeace's environmentally-friendly league

Lenovo has secured the top spot on Greenpeace's scorecard, while Sony and LG get 'double standard' penalties and Apple lags behind.
4 Apr 2007
Network & Internet

W3C discusses voice interaction

World Wide Web Consortium takes another look at internet/voice interaction.
2 Apr 2007
Server & storage

Intel invests $2.5 billion in China fab plant

The chip giant is spending $2.5 billion building Fab 68 in the city of Dalian.
26 Mar 2007
Network & Internet

Samsung ships 8GB flash memory for mobiles

Electronics giant unveils new flash memory for phones that can store 2,000 songs or map data for Western hemisphere.
13 Mar 2007
Network & Internet

BBC reaches content deal with YouTube

Three new channels of promotional videos, entertainment and news bulletins lined up for YouTube following BBC deal.
2 Mar 2007

Lenovo recalls 200,000 laptop batteries

Sanyo-made, extended-life, 9-cell battery packs could potentially overheat and be safety hazard.
1 Mar 2007
Server & storage

Intel prepares new manufacturing fab for 45nm chip

Chip giant makes $1.5bn investment in New Mexico to refit existing Fab 11X plant, but rival AMD insists it will not be left behind in race to produce …
27 Feb 2007
Business strategy

Microsoft releases SP2 for SQL Server 2005

Compatibility with Windows Vista and the introduction of new features key to major new update of Microsoft's database platform.
20 Feb 2007
blade servers

IBM gets 10 Gigabit Ethernet on blade servers

Anticipated demand for virtualisation and high performance computing sees 10 Gigabit Ethernet début on IBM blade servers.
19 Feb 2007
Server & storage

AMD cuts down power on new Opteron processors

New energy-efficient Opteron chips aimed at blade server market.
7 Feb 2007
Business strategy

Vista Launch: The impact of Vista and Office on developers

Microsoft outlines the likely impact of a new version of Windows on the developer community and on application development.
30 Jan 2007
Business strategy

Microsoft extends support for XP editions

Microsoft is adding 'Extended Support' for two consumer editions of Windows XP: Home and Media Center, in line with its support strategy for XP Profes…
25 Jan 2007

Intel adds 802.11n support to Centrino

Intel's Centrino mobile chipset updated with 'Next-Gen Wireless-N' support, while the chip giant also launches a 'Connect with Centrino' programme.
24 Jan 2007

Microsoft deploys January security patches

Three fixes for Microsoft products in January after four bulletins are pulled at the last minute.
10 Jan 2007
Server & storage

Disk drive companies ally on hybrid drives

Fujitsu, Hitachi, Samsung, Seagate and Toshiba form alliance to develop hard disk and flash memory hybrid drives.
4 Jan 2007
Network & Internet

Tesco checks out first in online grocery shopping

Tesco's online service does its sums far quicker than rivals, which can take up to half a minute to tot up the items added to a shopping basket, claim…
15 Dec 2006
Server & storage

Intel completes design of its WiMax Connection 2300 chipset

Intel's WiMax Connection 2300 chipset nears completion with finished design for mobile WiMax baseband chip
7 Dec 2006