Hardware

Should IT departments to call time on WhatsApp?
Privacy settings on WhatsApp which uses end-to-end encryption
communications

Should IT departments to call time on WhatsApp?

For many, it's their go-to messaging app for business and social contacts, but recent privacy changes could put an end to that
15 Jan 2021
Nokia and Google to co-develop cloud-native 5G solutions
Network & Internet

Nokia and Google to co-develop cloud-native 5G solutions

The solutions will run on Google’s Anthos for Telecom platform
15 Jan 2021
The complete guide to changing your phone system provider
How to change your phone system provider - whitepaper from Aircallwhitepaper
Mobile Phones

The complete guide to changing your phone system provider

Optimise your phone system for better business results
15 Jan 2021
A buyer’s guide for cloud-based phone solutions
How to choose a cloud-based phone solution - whitepaper from Aircallwhitepaper
Mobile Phones

A buyer’s guide for cloud-based phone solutions

Finding the right phone system for your modern business
15 Jan 2021
HP Pro c640 Chromebook review: Nailing the basics
Alternative front-facing view of the HP Pro c640 Chromebook
Laptops

HP Pro c640 Chromebook review: Nailing the basics

While it’s a pleasure to type with, this device is let down by several serious weaknesses
15 Jan 2021
Samsung Galaxy S21 first look: Contour of the Galaxy
All three models of the Samsung Galaxy S21 range
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S21 first look: Contour of the Galaxy

A striking new camera design, but little change year-on-year with the S21 and S21+
14 Jan 2021
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra first look: Big has never looked so beautiful
Two Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra smartphones
Mobile Phones

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra first look: Big has never looked so beautiful

Pockets beware, the giant smartphone is back with a sleeker camera and a super processor
14 Jan 2021
Startup run by ex-Apple engineers sells for $1.4bn
The inside of an iPhone and the chips that power it
mergers and acquisitions

Startup run by ex-Apple engineers sells for $1.4bn

Qualcomm bets big on Nuvia despite the startup's ongoing legal dispute with Apple
14 Jan 2021
Lockdown Laptop Map lists close to 1,000 schools in need of tech supplies
A child raises her hand while a teacher delivers a lesson online through a laptop
Hardware

Lockdown Laptop Map lists close to 1,000 schools in need of tech supplies

An estimated 1.8 million UK schoolchildren lack access to an internet-connected device at home
14 Jan 2021
Can Pat Gelsinger get Intel back on track?
Pat Gelsinger onstage at VMworld 2019
chief executive officer (CEO)

Can Pat Gelsinger get Intel back on track?

After more than a decade away, the chipmaker’s prodigal son has finally returned
13 Jan 2021
UK gov invests £28 million to trial innovative 5G use cases
A speed-metre with 2G, 3G, 4G, and 5G symbols, pointing at 5G
5G

UK gov invests £28 million to trial innovative 5G use cases

The projects will involve the O2 Arena, Cornwall's Eden Project and Sir David Attenborough
13 Jan 2021
AMD steps up fight against Intel with Ryzen 5000 laptop processors
A close up of an AMD Ryzen processor in the X570 motherboard socket
components

AMD steps up fight against Intel with Ryzen 5000 laptop processors

The company claims its Zen 3-based processors deliver the "industry's best" performance and energy efficiency
13 Jan 2021
Intel teases Rocket Lake-S and Alder Lake CPUs at CES
The Intel logo on a black background next to Intel components
Hardware

Intel teases Rocket Lake-S and Alder Lake CPUs at CES

The firm also launched business-focused processors and committed to a push on data centre chips
12 Jan 2021
Microsoft unveils business-exclusive Surface Pro 7 Plus
A businessman using the Microsoft Surface Pro 7 Plus to attend a video conference
Hardware

Microsoft unveils business-exclusive Surface Pro 7 Plus

The refreshed Surface Pro features a removable SSD with up to 1TB of storage and optional 4G support
12 Jan 2021
StonePC Lite (Ryzen) review: A winner for price and performance
StonePC Lite
Hardware

StonePC Lite (Ryzen) review: A winner for price and performance

Corporate buyers take note: AMD’s Ryzen 4000 Pro Series of chips are a genuine match for Intel vPro
12 Jan 2021
Remote working fuels biggest PC market growth in 10 years
Laptops on a shop display
Laptops

Remote working fuels biggest PC market growth in 10 years

Canalys says 2020's "unparalleled" digital transformation proves the PC is here to stay
12 Jan 2021
Android malware vendor teams with marketer to promote new malware
Red skull and crossbones atop binary code
malware

Android malware vendor teams with marketer to promote new malware

Rogue malware can take over devices and exfiltrate data, warns researchers
11 Jan 2021
HP unveils new hardware suited to remote working
The HP EliteBook 840 Aero G8, left facing against a grey background
Hardware

HP unveils new hardware suited to remote working

The new offerings, which includes the HP Elite Folio, were showcased on the first day of CES 2021
11 Jan 2021
Lenovo unveils ThinkPad X12 Detachable and AR smart glasses
ThinkReality smart glasses
Hardware

Lenovo unveils ThinkPad X12 Detachable and AR smart glasses

The PC maker showcases ThinkReality smart glasses and a slew of new laptops on the first day of CES 2021
11 Jan 2021
Best business tablets 2021
IT Pro best business tablets 2021
Hardware

Best business tablets 2021

We take a look at some of the best tablets around, from Microsoft's Surface Go to the iPad Pro
11 Jan 2021
Acer drops Intel for AMD with latest Chromebook
Four renditions of the Acer Chromebook Spin 514 with a white background
Laptops

Acer drops Intel for AMD with latest Chromebook

The Chromebook Spin 514 is Acer’s first to come with AMD Ryzen 3000 C-Series Mobile Processors
8 Jan 2021
Boris Johnson’s 2025 gigabit broadband vision in tatters, MPs claim
The prime minister, Boris Johnson, sitting on a panel in a dark room
Network & Internet

Boris Johnson’s 2025 gigabit broadband vision in tatters, MPs claim

This is the second report within a month to conclude even 85% full-fibre coverage is unachievable
8 Jan 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: Hot hardware
The IT Pro Podcast: Hot hardware
Hardware

The IT Pro Podcast: Hot hardware

We take a look at how device usage has changed during the pandemic
8 Jan 2021