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Foxconn battles to meet huge demand for Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

6 minutes ago  by Jamie Hinks
Foxconn battles to meet huge demand for Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
Problems with the iPhone 6 Plus’ larger 5.5in display is one of the issues hampering the main production plant that has had to take on more workers to cope with the demand.

New update sets Apple TV up as smart home hub

48 minutes ago  by Barclay Ballard
New update sets Apple TV up as smart home hub
An anonymous source claims that the latest software update means that anyone with a third generation Apple TV is likely to have a HomeKit-enabled hub, whether they know it or not.

Can big data keep NHS healthcare free to all?

1 hour ago  by Tom Phelan
Can big data keep NHS healthcare free to all?
Big data, wearable tech, iPad usage in hospitals – these were all on the lips of leading NHS and IT industry figures at a conference this week, entitled “Leading the technology revolution”.

The biggest IPO ever? Alibaba Group facts and figures

1 hour ago  by Barclay Ballard
The biggest IPO ever? Alibaba Group facts and figures
The Hangzhou-based e-commerce group could offer up to 368 million shares if underwriters exercise the option to buy the maximum amount of stock, raising a combined total of over $25 billion.

SwiftKey tops Apple App Store charts just hours after iOS 8 launch (video)

2 hours ago  by Jamie Hinks
SwiftKey tops Apple App Store charts just hours after iOS 8 launch (video)
Joe Braidwood, CMO at SwiftKey, told ITProPortal.com that topping the App Store charts means that all the hard work ahead of its launch for iOS 8 was worth it.

Reviews

Moto G (2014) review: The same, but different

12 Sep 2014  by Alysia Judge
Moto G (2014) review: The same, but different
No it's not the Moto G2, or the Moto G+, or the Moto G 2nd generation. This is just the straight up Moto G, and it's the successor to... the Moto G. So name aside, what's actually different?

Sony Xperia M2 Aqua review: The perfect waterproof phone for your shower

08 Sep 2014  by Alysia Judge
Sony Xperia M2 Aqua review: The perfect waterproof phone for your shower
As you may have guessed from the name, the Sony Xperia M2 Aqua is an update on the Xperia M2 that seems to have made repelling water something of a personal vendetta.

Gigabyte P25X v2 review

04 Sep 2014  by James Morris
Gigabyte P25X v2 review
The Gigabyte P25X v2 provides top-notch performance for a reasonable price, although not everything is quite perfect here.

Bitdefender Total Security 2015 review

03 Sep 2014  by Simon Williams
Bitdefender Total Security 2015 review
The top-ranked internet security suite just got better, with an improved interface and further automation to provide largely install-and-forget protection.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Docking Station review

01 Sep 2014  by Brian Fagioli
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Docking Station review
Is the dock for Microsoft’s new hybrid machine any good? The short answer to that is yes – in fact, there’s loads to like about this peripheral.

Features

Are Microsoft’s Azure cloud services seriously broken? (Q&A)

3 hours ago  by Guy Wright
Are Microsoft’s Azure cloud services seriously broken? (Q&A)
There appear to be some serious problems with Microsoft’s Azure cloud services. We spoke to CloudSigma’s CEO Robert Jenkins to try and find out how difficult these issues might be to fix.

Technology off the football pitch is poor: The Premier League needs to go digital

3 hours ago  by Mark Law
Technology off the football pitch is poor: The Premier League needs to go digital
With on-pitch technology already seeing adoption, it's only a matter of time until club secretaries make the most of digital business technology.

Startup spotlight Korea: Games tables that can move objects like magic

4 hours ago  by Paul Cooper
Startup spotlight Korea: Games tables that can move objects like magic
In this article, we profile Internet of things (IoT) tabletop gaming company Qode Interactive, and try out their exciting new approach to interactive gaming.

How to update your iPhone, iPad or iPod to iOS 8

6 hours ago  by Sam Pudwell
How to update your iPhone, iPad or iPod to iOS 8
Apple’s brand spanking new iOS 8 operating system is finally here and is available as a free download for all you Apple users. Are you ready to make the jump up from iOS 7?

iPhone 6 review roundup: An exceptional handset which nails balance

7 hours ago  by Joe Wilcox
iPhone 6 review roundup: An exceptional handset which nails balance
Early reviewers have heaped glowing praise on Apple’s new creation, which is to be expected, but it seems that the phone achieves one critical thing: Balance.

Deals

Deal: Lenovo Flex 15D 2-in-1 laptop on sale for £279

9 hours ago  by Sam Pudwell
Deal: Lenovo Flex 15D 2-in-1 laptop on sale for £279
Tesco Direct is the only place we could find offering the Lenovo Flex 15.6in touchscreen laptop for under £300, with a free click and collect delivery option.

Deal: Moto G (2014) for £139.99

12 Sep 2014  by Dennis Rodgers
Deal: Moto G (2014) for £139.99
The Motorola New Moto G otherwise known at the Moto G2 or the Moto G 2014 and it follows its predecessor with some unique updates. ITProPortal brings it to you for the crazy discount price of £139.99.

Daily tech deal: Half price BT Multiport Broadband Extender 500 add-on

11 Sep 2014  by Louisa Benson
Daily tech deal: Half price BT Multiport Broadband Extender 500 add-on
Amazon has the BT Broadband Extender Flex 500 Passthrough Powerline Adapters (Twin Pack) for a low £29.99 Free Delivery. This normally retails for £60.

Daily tech deals: Dell laser printer for £89.99

10 Sep 2014  by Louisa Benson
Daily tech deals: Dell laser printer for £89.99
ebuyer has the Dell C1760NW Wireless Colour Laser Printer for a low £89.99 Free Delivery. This normally retails for £130.

Daily Deals: Microsoft Surface 2 64GB 10.6in tablet for £329

04 Sep 2014  by Tom Phelan
Daily Deals: Microsoft Surface 2 64GB 10.6in tablet for £329
Thinner, lighter and faster, with a stunning new Full HD screen, the Surface 2 is great for work and play. John Lewis are offering this stunning tablet for a bargain price.

Blog

TechUK launches the "Securing our Digital Future" manifesto as it happened: News, pictures and analysis

16 Sep 2014  by Team ITPP
TechUK launches the "Securing our Digital Future" manifesto as it happened: News, pictures and analysis
TechUK, a trade association supported by over 800 companies in the technology sector, has invited a panel of politicians (and us) to discuss Britain's digital future.

The killer feature of Amazon’s Fire TV

14 Sep 2014  by Alan Buckingham
The killer feature of Amazon’s Fire TV
So what makes the Fire TV streaming box so special? We’ve got some thoughts on the matter, and one rather overlooked feature which is very important to some folks.

A look back at the iPod Classic: Where it all began…

14 Sep 2014  by Joe Wilcox
A look back at the iPod Classic: Where it all began…
As of this week, the iPod Classic is gone, but still fondly remembered. We reminisce about Apple’s bold launch of a music player.

A vision of the future: Better security through Microsoft’s Cortana?

13 Sep 2014  by Guy Wright
A vision of the future: Better security through Microsoft’s Cortana?
With hacks and breaches becoming more rife, will we see digital assistants like Cortana become vital aspects of our personal security in the future?

Like leprechauns, there is no such thing as security

11 Sep 2014  by Guy Wright
Like leprechauns, there is no such thing as security
Apple's recent iCloud breach has got people worried. But is it even possible to be completely secure in this highly-interconnected digital world? I don’t think so.