Infrastructure

VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?
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virtualisation

VMware vSphere vs Proxmox: Which is best for your business?

Choosing a virtualisation tool can be tricky, so we've pitted two of the most popular head-to-head
22 Jan 2021
Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?
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email providers

Gmail vs Outlook.com: Which one is better?

Which is the best for business and productivity? We put the two biggest email services head-to-head to find out
22 Jan 2021
QNAP urges users to secure against Dovecat crypto-mining malware
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malware

QNAP urges users to secure against Dovecat crypto-mining malware

The Monero-mining malware doesn't steal data but consumes large amounts of CPU and memory
22 Jan 2021
Google bursts internet balloon moonshot Project Loon
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Network & Internet

Google bursts internet balloon moonshot Project Loon

Ten-year-old initiative proved too expensive to be a sustainable business
22 Jan 2021
President Biden’s Peloton raises cyber security concerns
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cyber security

President Biden’s Peloton raises cyber security concerns

Spies could use its camera and microphone to eavesdrop on confidential conversations
21 Jan 2021
How to move Windows 10 from your old hard drive to SSD
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operating systems

How to move Windows 10 from your old hard drive to SSD

The move to a solid-state drive will transform your Windows experience
21 Jan 2021
Box Business review: A terrific package
Box Business
cloud storage

Box Business review: A terrific package

A great all-round service, with powerful collaboration tools and unlimited storage for a good price
21 Jan 2021
Google Chrome makes it easier to fix weak passwords
A list of poorly-constructed passwords on a notepad
web browser

Google Chrome makes it easier to fix weak passwords

The new tool will be rolled out over the coming weeks as users upgrade to the Chrome 88 browser version
21 Jan 2021
What is a GPU?
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Hardware

What is a GPU?

GPUs aren't just good for gaming - they have business applications too
20 Jan 2021
What is an embedded system?
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Hardware

What is an embedded system?

We explain the key characteristics of an embedded system, their benefits and challenges
20 Jan 2021
EE retains title of top-performing UK mobile operator
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Mobile

EE retains title of top-performing UK mobile operator

EE users were able to download a 600MB video in just under two minutes
20 Jan 2021
Verizon and Unity partner on 5G and mobile edge computing
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5G

Verizon and Unity partner on 5G and mobile edge computing

The jointly-developed apps will benefit enterprise, entertainment, and gaming industries
19 Jan 2021
Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3 review: Masterful monitoring
Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3
Network & Internet

Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3 review: Masterful monitoring

With no hidden costs and a wealth of sensors, PRTG is a great way to stay on top of the big network picture
19 Jan 2021
Developing the Internet of Senses
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Internet of Things (IoT)

Developing the Internet of Senses

The Internet of Senses aims to deliver multisensory experiences, but is it truly achievable by 2030?
19 Jan 2021
90% of second-hand storage contains personal and business data
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data protection

90% of second-hand storage contains personal and business data

Kaspersky research found that up to one in five devices contained data that could be uncovered and extracted immediately
19 Jan 2021
BT faces £600m class-action lawsuit for 'overcharging'
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Policy & legislation

BT faces £600m class-action lawsuit for 'overcharging'

The telecoms giant is accused of failing to compensate customers who were overcharged for landlines between 2009 and 2017
18 Jan 2021
NSA issues guidance on encrypted DNS usage
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Domain Name System (DNS)

NSA issues guidance on encrypted DNS usage

The US National Security Agency warns enterprises not to use third-party DNS resolvers
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
150,000 arrest records accidentally deleted from police database
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data management

150,000 arrest records accidentally deleted from police database

Early investigations have ruled out a cyber attack and instead point to human error
15 Jan 2021
Apple drops controversial firewall-bypass feature on macOS
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firewalls

Apple drops controversial firewall-bypass feature on macOS

Researchers claim the ContentFilterExlusionList posed a huge cyber security risk
15 Jan 2021
What is virtualisation?
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VMware

What is virtualisation?

Ever wondered what virtual machines are and how they work? Here's our guide to virtualisation
14 Jan 2021
Seagate IronWolf 510 ZP1920NM30001 (1.92TB) review: Built for business
Seagate IronWolf 510 ZP1920NM30001 (1.92TB)
solid state storage (SSD)

Seagate IronWolf 510 ZP1920NM30001 (1.92TB) review: Built for business

Built for SMB NAS caching, this NVMe drive is pricey but has a massive lifespan
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