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New video shows LG display’s poster boy qualities

5 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
New video shows LG display’s poster boy qualities
The flexible properties of the company’s OLED displays are brought to bear in the new video that comes with another clip showing its transparent capabilities.

VMware cuts the ribbon on second UK data centre

8 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
VMware cuts the ribbon on second UK data centre
Chessington, just south west of London, now has a data centre that provides extra capacity for its vCloud Hybrid Cloud service preferred by companies with UK data protection requirements.

IT budgets set to rise, but there’s no room for spending on recruitment

8 hours ago  by Darren Allan
IT budgets set to rise, but there’s no room for spending on recruitment
A new report from Spiceworks has revealed that businesses are spending IT budget on new tech to manage the likes of BYOD, rather than employing new staff members.

Apple iPhone 6 launch event 'tentatively' scheduled for mid-September

8 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
Apple iPhone 6 launch event 'tentatively' scheduled for mid-September
Sources report that the event is being scheduled for second or third week of September and so far only includes the 4.7in version of the new smartphone.

IBM boosts SoftLayer’s high-performance computing power through InfiniBand addition

9 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
IBM boosts SoftLayer’s high-performance computing power through InfiniBand addition
The new option for SoftLayer bare metal server customers is geared towards those engaged in computational intensive activities in the energy industry and companies using big data apps.

Reviews

Nokia Lumia 930 review: A Windows Phone gamechanger

22 Jul 2014  by Alysia Judge
Nokia Lumia 930 review: A Windows Phone gamechanger
We've been leaving fingerprints all over the new Lumia 930, the first smartphone born since Microsoft bought Nokia. So should you buy it?

Tronsmart T1000 review

19 Jul 2014  by Ian Barker
Tronsmart T1000 review
Tronsmart might not be a name you’ve heard of, but the company produces a streaming media stick which is half the price of Google’s Chromecast.

Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 review

18 Jul 2014  by Brian Fagioli
Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5 review
The new Galaxy Tab S is a storming offering from Samsung, with a superb screen and many other boons. But is it better than the iPad Air?

Dell Latitude E5540 review

17 Jul 2014  by James Morris
Dell Latitude E5540 review
Dell's Latitude E5540 offers a good specification for the money, but this laptop is let down in a couple of key areas.

Comodo Internet Security Pro 2014 review

16 Jul 2014  by Simon Williams
Comodo Internet Security Pro 2014 review
Comodo offers a low-cost Internet security suite, mainly for SOHO customers, but leaves out some important features.

Features

How to download OS X Yosemite Beta on your Mac

4 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
How to download OS X Yosemite Beta on your Mac
Apple is inviting regular Mac owners to join the beta testing programme for its next version of OS X and this guide gives details on how to install the first version from tomorrow.

Have your say: Will Apple's new iTime watch live up to the hype?

9 hours ago  by Paul Cooper
Have your say: Will Apple's new iTime watch live up to the hype?
An Apple patent for a smartwatch was revealed today, with the device apparently to be called the iTime.  The patent largely refers to a smart wristband which can be attached...

Enterprise app stores: Turning IT into rock stars, without that celebrity hangover

11 hours ago  by Vincent Smyth
Enterprise app stores: Turning IT into rock stars, without that celebrity hangover
Enterprise app stores can be a vehicle to make IT look great, getting applications to employees in an environment as intuitive and friendly as the consumer-based app stores they're already used to.

How tablets like Nvidia’s Shield could make a big impact on in-car systems

12 hours ago  by Rob Enderle
How tablets like Nvidia’s Shield could make a big impact on in-car systems
Nvidia just launched its new Shield tablet and it is an impressive piece of hardware which could have major ramifications for the automobile industry.

When it comes to security, honesty is the best policy

13 hours ago  by Sean Newman
When it comes to security, honesty is the best policy
It has never been harder for businesses to build and preserve a relationship of trust with their customers. Just ask any major organisation that has lost confidential customer data through a breach.

Deals

Daily Deals: Amazon Kindle 6in eReader for £49

16 hours ago  by Tom Phelan
Daily Deals: Amazon Kindle 6in eReader for £49
If you'd rather not be weighed down by a backpack of books this summer holiday, this daily deal could be for you. With Kindle integrated Wi-Fi you can even download books on the go.

Daily Deals: HP Officejet 6000 all-in-one wireless inkjet printer for £69

22 Jul 2014  by Tom Phelan
Daily Deals: HP Officejet 6000 all-in-one wireless inkjet printer for £69
Mobile's the future, but sometimes requirements dictate a good old fashioned printout, and this deal from PC World might even get you printing for fun.

Daily Deals: Bolse NewPower 5-port USB wall/desktop charger for £15.99

21 Jul 2014  by Tom Phelan
Daily Deals: Bolse NewPower 5-port USB wall/desktop charger for £15.99
Do you take BYOD to the realms of obscenity? Well, you can charge your iPad, iPhone, Android phablet and other gadgets with this handy multi-port charger - for a delightful price.

Daily tech teals: Save £157 on a Hitachi 40in HD TV

17 Jul 2014  by Alysia Judge
Daily tech teals: Save £157 on a Hitachi 40in HD TV
Hitachi is selling the "Hitachi 40in Full HD Freeview HD LED TV with Smart Apps" (they really need to come up with pithier names) for an ultra low £242.99.

Deals: Kindle Fire HDX 7in Tablet for £149

16 Jul 2014  by Paul Cooper
Deals: Kindle Fire HDX 7in Tablet for £149
Combined with a very easy-to-use interface and very solid specs – particularly given the asking price of £149 – the Kindle Fire makes an ideal first tablet.

Blog

Why Apple’s iTime smartwatch patent could be pretty irrelevant

13 hours ago  by Guy Wright
Why Apple’s iTime smartwatch patent could be pretty irrelevant
Apple was just granted a patent for an ‘electronic wristband’ called the iTime, but it probably doesn't mean all that much.

A personal look back at the changing role of IT

17 Jul 2014  by Ewan Anderson
A personal look back at the changing role of IT
When I worked in management services in the gas industry 25 years ago, IT was seen as monolithic, unresponsive, inflexible, data centre-based and accessed almost exclusively in line of business mode.

Edward Snowden is absolutely justified in his disgust at Cameron’s “emergency” surveillance legislation

14 Jul 2014  by Mark Wilson
Edward Snowden is absolutely justified in his disgust at Cameron’s “emergency” surveillance legislation
With its surveillance bill being pushed through with no debate, Snowden is likening the British government to the NSA.

Android users spend less on apps than Apple customers

26 Jun 2014  by Morenike Adebayo
Android users spend less on apps than Apple customers
Whether cost is or is not an issue for consumers, it does reflect their buying choices in purchasing a free ad-supported or a paid app.

Google I/O 2014 keynote as it happened: Reaction, pictures and analysis

24 Jun 2014  by Team ITPP
Google I/O 2014 keynote as it happened: Reaction, pictures and analysis
As usual, much of the technology world is driving itself mad with anticipation, and for good reason too. After all, we are expecting a mouth-watering line-up of new products and announcements.