We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Windows Security Apple Android Smartphones Tablets Software Laptops Broadband Gadgets Games
Digital Home Audio Photo & Video Printing Components Desktop PCs Peripherals PC Upgrades Linux SMB Tech Enterprise
Social Networks Tech Industry Internet 3D Storage
80,259 News Articles

More News

  • News: US Air Force mulling changes as major ERP system project stumbles

    The U.S. Air Force is close to making decisions on the future of a sprawling Oracle ERP (enterprise-resource-planning) project that is supposed to remake the military branch's worldwide supply chain, according to a recently released document.

  • News: Mac Pro future in doubt?

    A report that casts doubt on the future of the Mac Pro has appeared, claiming that selling the high-end workstations was no longer profitable for Apple.

  • News: HTC now top U.S. smartphone vendor

    HTC's strategy of flooding the U.S. market with lots of devices and hoping some of them hit is really paying off.

  • News: US intelligence group wants to change the way chips are made

    The cutting-edge intelligence research development arm of the government wants to take advantage of the world's semiconductor manufacturing capacity but make sure that U.S. security and intellectual property protection is baked in.

  • News: Facebook denies vulnerability, then quietly fixes it

    Facebook has apparently fixed a vulnerability in its social-networking site after insisting it wasn't a weakness and didn't need to be remedied.

  • News: Seagate standardizes Barracuda drive line on 7200 rpm

    Because of incorrect information from the vendor, an earlier version of this story, headlined "Seagate kills 5400 rpm desktop drives, all Barracudas now 7200 rpm," had incorrect information about Seagate's 5400rpm drives. The drives being eliminated are 5900rpm drives. The story has been updated with the correct information, and the headline has been changed.

  • News: Fake iPads 'flood the market'

    Fake iPads are flooding the market as scammers look to make a quick buck out of Christmas shoppers looking for a bargain.

  • News: GarageBand for iOS goes universal, adds new features

    Happy November, iOS musicians: Apple has released a universal version of GarageBand for your iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad, and added a slew of nice new features to boot.

  • News: Stanford Program Decrypts Captchas, Spam Bots Inbound

    You know those annoying boxes of jumbled, multicolored, slanted, crossed-out, or reversed text that are practically indecipherable to prove to a Website that you are human? They're called captchas, and a team of Stanford University researchers may have just completely debunked this text-based security system with a computer program than can decode them.

  • News: Remains of the Day: No tricks, just treats

    With another acquisition, Apple now has more maps than my dad’s glovebox. (Scary!) Meanwhile, the company may allow in-store purchases coming FROM INSIDE ITS APP, its engineers are investigating the spoooooky mystery of depleting iPhone 4S batteries, and a couple more iOS technologies may show up on the Mac like, uh, free candy. Okay, look: The remainders for Monday, October 31, 2011 are getting a bit too old for trick-or-treating.

  • News: Duqu not created by authors of Stuxnet worm, says security company

    The design similarities between the recently-publicised Duqu malware and the infamous Stuxnet worm that caused widespread alarm a year ago have been hugely exaggerated, an analysis by Dell SecureWorks has concluded.

  • News: Ubuntu to run on tablets, smartphones and TVs, canonical founder says

    Canonical is working with hardware vendors to port Ubuntu to smartphones, tablet computers and Internet TVs, founder Mark Shuttleworth has told journalists.

  • News: Mac OS X 10.8 being used internally at Apple - report

    Apple is already using Mac OS X 10.8 internally, with usage of the next-generation operating system increasing rapidly in recent weeks, a report claims.

  • News: Apple 'bleeds artists like a digital vampire' - Pete Townshend

    Apple must start helping new bands and solo artists instead of "bleeding" them like a "digital vampire", The Who guitarist Pete Townshend has said.

  • News: Acer Debuts Four New All-in-One PCs

    Acer recently announced four new all-in-one PCs just in time for the holidays or those looking for a new multitouch desktop PC before the expected debut of touch-centric Windows 8 in 2012. Two of the new devices, part of Acer's AZ3 and AZ5 lines, are updates to their predecessors such as the Acer AZ5700-U2112. As before the new all-in-ones feature multitouch displays with 1080p high-definition resolution, big hard drives, and tons of RAM.

  • News: Apple Blasted As 'Digital Vampire' by The Who Guitarist Pete Townshend

    Legendary rock guitarist Pete Townshend of The Who has branded Apple’s iTunes music empire a “digital vampire” that bleeds artists’ works because it doesn’t do enough to help out new artists. Speaking at a radio festival in Salford, England, Townshend called for Apple to hire talent scouts and provide artists with more than just a storefront via iTunes, according to the BBC.

  • News: How to Set Up RAID on Your PC

    Configuring two or more hard drives in a RAID (Redundant Array of Inexpensive Disks) setup can increase performance and/or provide automatic protection against data loss from drive failure. RAID used to be expensive, hard to implement, and limited to businesses with dedicated IT departments. Now, motherboards in most desktop PCs support RAID, and Windows 7 provides software RAID that requires no special hardware at all. The technology is easily within the reach of the wallet and skills of any reasonably tech-savvy PC user.

  • News: Tech to Watch in 2012

    We saw a lot of great gear in 2011, but we can think of some other stuff that we're itching to play with in the next 12 months.

  • News: Google+ App for Android Gets Major Overhaul

    Google revamped its Google+ Android app Monday sprucing up the social network's mobile front door with a cleaner interface, more functions, and a promise of improved battery life. The Android app (now Version 2.1) is available for download at Android Market.

  • News: Government CIOs blame low pay for IT skills gap

    CIOs in central government departments have blamed "public sector pay constraints" for the difficulties they face when trying to recruit and retain ICT staff.



IDG UK Sites

5 reasons Facebook Messenger is terrible, and 5 reasons it's great

IDG UK Sites

Samsung: King of the Androids (or MWC, at least)

IDG UK Sites

Inside Microsoft's universal platform for designing apps that work on PCs, tablets, phones, Xbox...

IDG UK Sites

How to watch Apple's 9 March 'Spring Forward' Apple Watch event live stream, and what to expect: Ap?......