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Ramadan tweets top 215 million amid Gaza violence

6 minutes ago  by Paul Cooper
Ramadan tweets top 215 million amid Gaza violence
Unprecedented numbers of Muslims around the world have been celebrating Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr in 140 characters, according to Twitter’s press office.

Few UK smartphone users realise the value of basic handset security

37 minutes ago  by Darren Allan
Few UK smartphone users realise the value of basic handset security
Two-thirds of phone owners in the UK don’t bother with even basic security measures like a PIN to unlock their device.

Sense sleep monitor raises $1.2m on Kickstarter in its first week

1 hour ago  by Barclay Ballard
Sense sleep monitor raises $1.2m on Kickstarter in its first week
The kit, which includes an orb that monitors the bedroom, a clip that attaches to the pillow and a smartphone app, has smashed its original target of $100,000 in 30 days.

IT drives major outsourcing growth in EMEA region

1 hour ago  by Darren Allan
IT drives major outsourcing growth in EMEA region
A new report has shown major increases in the number and total value of large outsourcing contracts across EMEA, with IT fuelling this growth.
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Ex-Formula 1 boss Max Mosley sues Google UK over "Nazi-themed" sex party images

2 hours ago  by Zak Thomas
Ex-Formula 1 boss Max Mosley sues Google UK over "Nazi-themed" sex party images
Mr Mosley, 74, wants Google to block images first published in the dissolved British tabloid News of the World, which he successfully sued for £60,000 in 2008.

Instagram launches its own Snapchat rival called Bolt

2 hours ago  by Barclay Ballard
Instagram launches its own Snapchat rival called Bolt
The new app, which allows users to send pictures and videos before they are automatically deleted, has come under-fire from a smaller tech startup that already uses the Bolt name.

Windows Phone 8.1 Update preview to roll out next week, bringing Cortana to UK devs

3 hours ago  by Darren Allan
Windows Phone 8.1 Update preview to roll out next week, bringing Cortana to UK devs
Windows Phone 8.1 Update is coming to developers very shortly, featuring a number of interface tweaks and Cortana with a British accent.

Hang your heads in shame: 70% of us spend more time playing with gadgets than chatting with family and friends

3 hours ago  by Aatif Sulleyman
Hang your heads in shame: 70% of us spend more time playing with gadgets than chatting with family and friends
Juniper Networks has also discovered that 40 per cent of UK consumers believe that laptops are still the most useful electronic devices in existence, despite stories claiming the opposite is true.

G-Cloud won't be adopted unless it becomes more stable

3 hours ago  by Emily Garthwaite
G-Cloud won't be adopted unless it becomes more stable
A supplier on the G-Cloud procurement framework has claimed that constant changes to the network are behind local government’s lack of interest in using the procurement process.

Brits baffled by cloud technology, despite using services like WhatsApp and Instagram every day

3 hours ago  by Aatif Sulleyman
Brits baffled by cloud technology, despite using services like WhatsApp and Instagram every day
ITProPortal will soon be publishing a series that will set about translating cloud jargon into something we all can understand. Tune in over the next couple of weeks for more.
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Ofcom: How to protect your children online

4 hours ago  by Emily Garthwaite
Ofcom: How to protect your children online
UK communications regulator Ofcom has published a new report advising the government on safety measures to help safeguard younger web users.