Jon Honeyball
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Security

Why your bank could be your best source of security advice

Small business owners need better help keeping their organisations safe and financial institutions are stepping in to help out
10 Nov 2019
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Why Chromium-powered Edge could be a gamechanger

Might this be the tipping point that finally brings us a common platform across all desktops?
25 Aug 2019
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cyber security

Why we need an EU computing platform

If we are going to be distrustful of China, then we ought to be applying the same amount of cynicism to the US
16 May 2019
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How is mistake-prone Microsoft still worth so much money?

Cortana looks like an irrelevant sideshow compared to Alexa and Siri
21 Mar 2019
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Want to avoid the Chrome monopoly? Switch to Firefox

Firefox isn't perfect, but I'll be using it until Google ends its data-slurping
2 Mar 2019
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data protection

Handing NHS data over to Google really isn’t a healthy move

We should all be questioning the willingness and ability of the NHS to manage a relationship with a global IT company
14 Jan 2019
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The Windows Update saga shows just how antiquated the OS is

It's time Microsoft put Windows out of its misery and started again with a clean slate
12 Dec 2018
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Hardware

The Core i9 chip may not be the only thing Apple throttles

Laptop designers have run off the tracks, and Intel has pushed them there
20 Oct 2018
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Mobile

I'm beginning to think buying an iPhone X was a huge mistake

There's no longer a Mr Jobs around to say, "sorry chaps, not good enough"
7 Apr 2018
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Never mind fake news, it’s the fake emails that need to stop

While some email scams may not be particularly convincing, that doesn't mean they can't cause disruption
10 Mar 2018
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Cloud

Taking the plunge with Office 365

Microsoft’s subscription-based Office suite can benefit almost any business. Jon Honeyball explores how to make the switch smoothly
8 Feb 2018
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Is Microsoft blocking Google?

The new era of inter-company co-operation is perhaps not as comprehensive as had been thought
11 Nov 2017
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Politicians’ reactions to ransomware make me wanna cry

The government bungles its responses, while spy agencies let slip their tools
30 Sep 2017
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Software

There's no such thing as flawless protection

Jon loses his patience with AV vendor intimations that suggest they’re offering perfect security
8 Sep 2017
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There's no such thing as flawless protection

Jon loses his patience with AV vendor intimations that suggest they’re offering perfect security
8 Sep 2017
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Don't be surprised the NSA can hack your computer

We’ve reached a situation where OSes are so complex, they're impossible to secure
27 Aug 2017
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Dreaming of a world without passwords

Jon Honeyball wants a better, more secure and more convenient world
7 May 2017
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Windows Server 2008 R2 review

Windows 7 may now be available at retail, but for larger businesses it will only come alive when used in conjunction with Windows Server 2008 R2. We t…
21 Oct 2009
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Microsoft Windows Server 2008

28 Feb 2008
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Server & storage

Microsoft announces slippage of Viridian

Hypervisor-based virtualisation platform now expected six months after Longhorn Server.
27 Mar 2007
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Server & storage

Apple unveils Intel enterprise servers and desktops

Worldwide developer conference provides stage for Woodcrest-based multi-core Mac Pro and Xserve hardware, preview of new OS.
8 Aug 2006