Investment Management

Tech leaders funnel $1bn into green energy innovation
Bill Gates in a headshot frame
Business strategy

Tech leaders funnel $1bn into green energy innovation

Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos will invest in projects tackling climate change
12 Dec 2016
Virgin and BT team up against threat of Openreach split
Network & Internet

Virgin and BT team up against threat of Openreach split

Major business rivals join forces to fight Ofcom proposals
19 Sep 2016
GV chief Bill Maris leaves investment fund
Investment Management

GV chief Bill Maris leaves investment fund

GV website already lists David Krane as CEO and managing partner
11 Aug 2016
Does a lack of investment hamper European start-ups?
Business strategy

Does a lack of investment hamper European start-ups?

CA EMEA President Marco Comastri says VCs in Europe are too conservative
23 Nov 2015
Facebook hits 1 billion users in a single day
Business strategy

Facebook hits 1 billion users in a single day

On Monday, 1 in 7 people on Earth used Facebook
28 Aug 2015
UK employees held back by lack of tech investment
collaboration

UK employees held back by lack of tech investment

Majority of employees working in low-collaboration, low-innovation environments, claims report.
9 Dec 2013
Former Autonomy chief Lynch backs Augmented Reality startup
Mike Lynch, Autonomy founder
Investment Management

Former Autonomy chief Lynch backs Augmented Reality startup

Mike Lynch makes an undisclosed investment into London-based Taggar.
6 Dec 2013
Dell playing 2e2 game, Fujitsu exec warns
past and future
Business strategy

Dell playing 2e2 game, Fujitsu exec warns

Fujitsu UK’s Michael Keegan warns Dell could end up a zombie company, crippled by private debt.
8 Nov 2013
Are you ready for the upturn?
Mark Samuels
Investment Management

Are you ready for the upturn?

Should CIOs be getting ready to change gear asks Mark Samuels?
15 Oct 2013
Dell faces shareholder revolt over plans to go private
Business strategy

Dell faces shareholder revolt over plans to go private

Updated: Michael Dell could be forced to up his bid or risk being ousted from the firm he founded.
18 Jul 2013
Microsoft Ventures into new startup territory
IT support
Business strategy

Microsoft Ventures into new startup territory

Software giant announces new package of business support offerings for startups.
26 Jun 2013
Investment and skill shortages hinder Tech City growth
Money
Investment Management

Investment and skill shortages hinder Tech City growth

New report flags growth challenges facing firms in East London tech hub.
20 May 2013
IDC cuts worldwide IT spending forecast
over spending
Investment Management

IDC cuts worldwide IT spending forecast

Market watcher blames dwindling PC sales and global economic unrest for revising down spending figures.
15 May 2013
The SMB IT money pit
Investment Management

The SMB IT money pit

Inside the enterprise: A staggering proportion of SMB IT spend might be wasted. Is IT being mis-sold?
4 Apr 2013
Gartner: Global IT spending to hit $3.8 trillion in 2013
Graph
Investment Management

Gartner: Global IT spending to hit $3.8 trillion in 2013

PC market collapse covered by soaring demand for smartphones, market watcher claims.
28 Mar 2013
Fujitsu UK and Ireland bags £800m pension pot investment
Money
Investment Management

Fujitsu UK and Ireland bags £800m pension pot investment

Vendor's UK arm receives funding to shore up pension schemes and support growth.
26 Mar 2013
London smart city centre to open
Investment Management

London smart city centre to open

Government announces opening of new £150m smart cities centre.
12 Mar 2013
HP-Autonomy deal probed by SFO
HP/Autonomy
Investment Management

HP-Autonomy deal probed by SFO

Serious Fraud Office confirms opening investigation into HP's financial claims against Autonomy.
12 Mar 2013
Big Issue on hunt for social tech entrepreneurs
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Investment Management

Big Issue on hunt for social tech entrepreneurs

The Big Issue's investment arm launches "Tech for Good" competition.
27 Feb 2013
Gartner: 25% of enterprises will use corporate app stores
App store
Business strategy

Gartner: 25% of enterprises will use corporate app stores

Market watcher claims enterprise app stores will save companies money, as responsibility for procurement falls on users.
12 Feb 2013
Australia takes Apple, Microsoft and Adobe to task over
Money off
Business strategy

Australia takes Apple, Microsoft and Adobe to task over

Tech giants have been summonsed to appear in front of an Australian parliamentary committee to explain product pricing strategies.
12 Feb 2013
BSA flags widespread use of illegal software by SMBs
Illegal download
Business strategy

BSA flags widespread use of illegal software by SMBs

Anti-piracy body's research suggests more than half of small businesses have used illegal software.
7 Feb 2013
Dell goes private in $24bn deal with Microsoft cash
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Business strategy

Dell goes private in $24bn deal with Microsoft cash

Following weeks of speculation, hardware giant concludes deal with private equity firm Silver Lake and $2bn input from Microsoft
5 Feb 2013
Nokia bags EU graphene research money
Graphene
Business strategy

Nokia bags EU graphene research money

Finnish phone maker hails innovation and job creation potential of graphene.
4 Feb 2013