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Google Nexus 6 pitches up on the Play Store

18 Oct 2014  by Darren Allan
Google Nexus 6 pitches up on the Play Store
Google now has the Nexus 6 on the Play Store over in the US, but we’re still awaiting confirmation of the UK price.
Web

Right to be remembered: BBC to publish list of articles removed from Google

17 Oct 2014  by Jamie Hinks
Right to be remembered: BBC to publish list of articles removed from Google
The head of editorial policy at the BBC, David Jordan, told a meeting convened by Google that the company will produce a list of articles that have been removed from the search engine.

Lenovo unveils ThinkCentre all-in-one, another ‘Tiny’ PC and affordable desktop tower

17 Oct 2014  by Jamie Hinks
Lenovo unveils ThinkCentre all-in-one, another ‘Tiny’ PC and affordable desktop tower
Three new computers have been unveiled that all target different parts of the enterprise sector and can be personalised to fit the requirements of the company involved.

Microsoft confirms real-time analytics and machine learning support for Azure services

17 Oct 2014  by Barclay Ballard
Microsoft confirms real-time analytics and machine learning support for Azure services
The software giant announced the addition of several new features to its cloud platform to support Apache Hadoop, in an attempt to bring big data to more customers.

HP: webOS D-Day is 15 January

17 Oct 2014  by Jamie Hinks
HP: webOS D-Day is 15 January
All support for the operating system will be removed in January and owners of devices running the OS have been given a number of steps to take before the end of life.

Reviews

Apple iPhone 6 Plus review: Beautifully made, but pricey

13 Oct 2014  by Sandra Vogel
Apple iPhone 6 Plus review: Beautifully made, but pricey
There are two new iPhones on the block, both bigger than we’ve seen before, but is the larger of the two – the iPhone 6 Plus – worth the extra outlay?

HTC One M8 for Windows review

11 Oct 2014  by Brian Fagioli
HTC One M8 for Windows review
HTC has produced a new version of its much praised M8 flagship running Windows Phone. So how does it compare to its Android sibling, or indeed Nokia's Lumia range?

Gigaset QV830 review: A sterling budget Android tablet

09 Oct 2014  by Wayne Williams
Gigaset QV830 review: A sterling budget Android tablet
If you can’t afford a top dollar tablet, or you want a cheap second slate, then the Gigaset QV830 could fit the bill nicely.

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact review: Small and beautifully formed

09 Oct 2014  by Sandra Vogel
Sony Xperia Z3 Compact review: Small and beautifully formed
The Sony Xperia Z3 Compact might be small in size, but it is brimming with high quality features and benefits from a robust, waterproof design that helps make it a standout handset.

BlackBerry Passport review

02 Oct 2014  by Sandra Vogel
BlackBerry Passport review
The BlackBerry Passport is the oddest looking smartphone to hit the reviews desk for some time, but that doesn’t have to be bad news. Does the Passport do enough to be a compelling choice?

Features

How enterprise storage has coped with 30 years of data growth

18 hours ago  by Warren Reid
How enterprise storage has coped with 30 years of data growth
Today, we are accustomed to talking about terabytes and even exabytes when it comes to our data storage needs. But 30 years ago things were very different.

Podcast 40: MH370 questions, Samsung's hyperfast broadband, and pessimism about Apple Pay

17 Oct 2014  by Paul Cooper
Podcast 40: MH370 questions, Samsung's hyperfast broadband, and pessimism about Apple Pay
On this week's Tech News Weekly Podcast from ITProPortal, we talk about how Samsung can let you download a film in under 3 seconds, and why one exec is deeply pessimistic about Apple Pay.

Straight Talk: What is the cloud?

17 Oct 2014  by Bill Andrews
Straight Talk: What is the cloud?
This is the second part of a new series that dives into the question regarding whether cloud computing can be used for data backup and, if so, where?

McAfee unveils upgraded next-generation firewall

17 Oct 2014  by Sam Pudwell
McAfee unveils upgraded next-generation firewall
This year marks the 25th anniversary of the firewall and McAfee has acknowledged this milestone by upgrading its next-generation firewall, adding new levels of integration and connectivity.

Why protecting your PC is like defending a Medieval castle

17 Oct 2014  by Ian Barker
Why protecting your PC is like defending a Medieval castle
Most people are aware that they need to have some form of protection on their PC if it's attached to the internet. Yet it seems that a lot of users still don't know how to properly protect themselves.

Deals

Daily tech deals: TRENDnet 500Mbps Powerline adapter kit for frequent travellers

15 Oct 2014  by Louisa Benson
Daily tech deals: TRENDnet 500Mbps Powerline adapter kit for frequent travellers
ebuyer has the TRENDnet TPL-407E2K Powerline 500 AV Nano Passthrough Adapter Kit for a low £19.98 with free delivery. This normally retails for £40.

Daily tech deals: Save £250 on a LG 42in 3D TV

14 Oct 2014  by Louisa Benson
Daily tech deals: Save £250 on a LG 42in 3D TV
Currys has the LG 47LB730V 47in 3D LED LCD Smart HDTV with a five year guarantee for a low £749.00 plus free delivery thrown in on top.

Deal: Lenovo Ideapad Z50-70 for just £369.99 at Ebuyer

10 Oct 2014  by Sam Pudwell
Deal: Lenovo Ideapad Z50-70 for just £369.99 at Ebuyer
If you need a new laptop but don't want to pay an arm and a leg, this is the deal for you. A Lenovo Ideapad Z50-70 for the bargain price of £369.99.

Deal: Samsung Galaxy Tab PRO 12.2 for £329.40

08 Oct 2014  by Sam Pudwell
Deal: Samsung Galaxy Tab PRO 12.2 for £329.40
Samsung is offering massive savings on its Galaxy Tab PRO 12.2. Down to less than £330 from over £500, this is a deal not to be missed.

Deal: Save £93 on a Canon PIXMA printer in bronze from Amazon

02 Oct 2014  by Louisa Benson
Deal: Save £93 on a Canon PIXMA printer in bronze from Amazon
This is the lowest price we have seen for the Canon PIXMA MG6450 printer. Amazon is selling it for £46.31, but it normally retails for £140.

Blog

3 reasons why Apple should be worried about its new iPad range

16 Oct 2014  by Sam Pudwell
3 reasons why Apple should be worried about its new iPad range
How do we really think Apple's new devices will fare when they are released into the wild? Here’s three reasons why the tech-giant may have cause for concern.

Why the new Nexus 6 will flop more spectacularly than a drunk Tom Daley

15 Oct 2014  by Sam Pudwell
Why the new Nexus 6 will flop more spectacularly than a drunk Tom Daley
Google has enjoyed considerable success with its affordable Nexus range of smartphones, but will the 6 be a success? Here's why I don't think it'll quite hit the right buttons.

Why Google's Nexus 6 will be a success

15 Oct 2014  by Alysia Judge
Why Google's Nexus 6 will be a success
Yes, the Nexus 6 is launching and yes, it is yet another phablet. But stifle that yawn, because this could be the one phablet to rule them all. Here's three reasons why.

Google Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Android Lollipop launch and reaction

10 Oct 2014  by Team ITPP
Google Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and Android Lollipop launch and reaction
As more and more succulent details leak, we'll update this live blog and keep you up to speed with the latest gossip. Stick around – it'll be worth it.

IP EXPO Europe 2014: As it happened

08 Oct 2014  by Team ITPP
IP EXPO Europe 2014: As it happened
IP EXPO Europe, a two-day conference showcasing the most important developments in the world of enterprise IT, is upon us once more and this year's edition looks like it's going to be a scorcher.