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  • News: Spanish competition regulator investigates Microsoft

    Spain's National Competition Commission is investigating whether Microsoft has unjustifiably prevented or limited resale of software licenses, in breach of Spanish and European Union competition laws, the Commission announced Tuesday.

  • News: Apple closing in on top five ranking in global PC business

    Apple is rapidly closing in on taking a top five spot in terms of global PC shipments, according to market research firm IHS iSuppli.

  • News: HP confirms layoffs at Palm unit

    HP has started laying off workers associated with last year's billion-dollar acquisition of Palm, as it closes down the mobile device business it planned to base on Palm's webOS. The news comes almost exactly a month after HP announced a sweeping reorganization and refocusing of its business.

  • News: New Patent Law Offers Few Pros, Many Cons

    The America Invents Act has been widely described as the biggest reform of American patent law in some 50 years, and that's certainly true. An overhaul of our patent system was long overdue, and there have been high hopes as to what it could accomplish.

  • News: Stock awards, bonuses add up to big pay packages for CIOs

    Not all IT pros are feeling a compensation crunch. In the highest echelons at some of the largest public companies in the U.S., CIOs and senior IT leader are making millions. Just how much? Enough to rank among a company's most highly paid executives and enjoy perks such as company cars, financial planning services, and access to the corporate jet.

  • News: Capita bags Vertex private sector operations

    Capita has snapped up the private sector operations of call centre and customer management outsourcer Vertex for £40.5 million cash.

  • News: Data protection fears undermine corporate donation of IT

    Data protection concerns are preventing many UK companies from disposing of their working computers by sending them for reuse, a new survey from charity Computer Aid International has revealed.

  • News: Gov't proposes putting business's annual reports online

    The government has launched a consultation into the development of a new reporting framework for UK companies, which includes putting the narrative section of company annual reports reports online and making them more searchable.

  • News: Windows 8, Android to fight Apple iPad 3

    Android tablets and Windows 8 tablets are forecast to take the mobile battle to Apple's iPad 3 in 2012.

  • News: Half of tech suppliers face 'financial distress'

    Almost half of all IT and telecoms companies are at risk of “near term financial distress”, according to a major study by AlixPartners, a global business advisory firm.

  • News: Microsoft paid female executive 'more than £1 million'

    A female executive at Microsoft was paid "more than £1 million" after being overlooked for a managing director role it has been claimed.

  • News: 5 secrets to building a great security team

    For a security industry leader, Tim Williams is a pretty modest guy. As the former head of ASIS International and now as global security director for the $42.5 billion construction equipment manufacturer Caterpillar, Williams has won his share of recognition, which he doesn't take lightly.

  • News: iPhone 5 to be targeted by new Samsung legal onslaught

    Reports from Korea indicate that Samsung planning to take Apple to court over the iPhone 5 in the latest round of an ongoing legal battle.

  • News: ITU scores Africa low in global ICT rankings

    Despite increasing deployment of broadband infrastructure and growth of mobile technology, Africa is the lowest-scoring region in the ICT Development Index (IDI) released by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) last week.

  • News: Samsung countersues Apple in Australia

    Samsung has filed a claim with an Australian court alleging Apple's iPad and iPhone infringe its wireless patents.

  • Video: Video: Tokyo Game Show dominated by PlayStation Vita

    At the 2011 Tokyo Game Show, the main attraction is Sony's PlayStation Vita.

  • Video: Video: Intel Ultrabooks run Sandy Bridge-based processors

    Promised in time for Christmas Intel pushed Ultrabooks at its developer forum in San Francisco last week. Ultrabook is an Intel trademarked name for systems that meet certain specifications for thickness, battery life and processing power for example. They're designed for people who want more functionality than a tablet, but still need something light and fast. So these systems are going to be based on the Sandy Bridge processor. Ultrabooks will come from a number of manufacturers including Toshiba, Acer, Asus and others. Intel has laid out its plan for processor upgrades for ultrabooks in the next few years. So next year we're going to be introducing Ivy Bridge into the market and that's the same basic architecture that we have on Sandy Bridge today but it's going to (unintelligable) to our 22nm process with those really cool 3D transistors that you may have heard about already. And even with Ivy Bridge coming next year, Intel is already looking to 2013 and the introduction of a new chip that will be even more power efficient.

  • News: Experts: Google antitrust probe to shed light on search

    The U.S. Federal Trade Commission's antitrust investigation into Google's search engine could shine some light on the secret inner workings of the company's search ranking decisions and the relationship between advertising and free search results, some Google critics said Friday.

  • News: Macworld editors, other experts to be at Mac Computer Expo

    Northern Californians itching for a day of Mac and Apple goodness from a whole bunch of great speakers: The North Coast Mac Users Group will host its 18th annual Mac Computer Expo (MCE) on October 1 at the Petaluma Community Center.

  • News: Seven states join DOJ in opposing AT&T deal

    Seven state attorneys general have joined a U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit attempting to block AT&T's US$39 billion acquisition of rival mobile carrier T-Mobile USA.

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