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Top 10 Google Chromecast apps you should install

The less obvious ways to test your new toy

Wed Mar 19 2014, 13:51

Samsung's Tizen SDK for Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo smartwatches is available

Download it from the Tizen developer website

Tue Mar 18 2014, 14:23

Amazon Appstream is available to app developers, including Mac

Allows more intensive games to run on mobile devices, streamed from the cloud

Thu Mar 13 2014, 14:36

BBC rebuilds iPlayer for ‘the multi-screen world' with BBC Three at the core

It's available on mobile and desktop browsers as an opt-in preview

Tue Mar 11 2014, 12:54

Microsoft to show off Directx 12 at GDC on 20 March

Is likely to have features similar to those in AMD's Mantle gaming API

Thu Mar 06 2014, 16:15

Microsoft Office 365 gets sociable with 'Office Graph' feature

Scrambles for ways to make its software products different

Tue Mar 04 2014, 13:27

RSA 2014 security conference app has 'severe vulnerabilities'

Half a dozen security flaws uncovered

Fri Feb 28 2014, 10:46

Facebook chief: PRISM has helped us all be friends in tech sector

Industry working better together in wake of NSA scandal

Tue Feb 25 2014, 17:14

MWC: Zuckerberg says Whatsapp is worth more than the $19bn he paid for it

But admits there's a chance it could be a waste of money

Tue Feb 25 2014, 10:45

MWC: Microsoft details Windows 8.1 update ahead of spring rollout

Firm also outs Windows Phone 8.1 with support for entry-level chips, dual SIM devices

Sun Feb 23 2014, 16:54

Bittorrent relaunches its apps with a focus on legal content

New versions will push Bittorrent Bundles

Wed Feb 19 2014, 18:00

Ubuntu delays its planned PC mobile convergence

The desktop isn't quite right

Thu Feb 13 2014, 14:48

Top 10 tips for Satya Nadella as Microsoft CEO

Things we think Ballmer's successor should note

Wed Feb 05 2014, 15:22

Libreoffice 4.2 challenges Microsoft Office with improved Windows integration

Open source software also boasts a redesign and iOS 7 remote control functionalirt

Fri Jan 31 2014, 13:37

UK government looks to open source to cut costs

No more Microsoft in the hallowed halls of Westminster

Wed Jan 29 2014, 17:21

Adobe updates its Photoshop Express app for Android with Kitkat support

Has been given a boost with a new image rendering engine

Fri Jan 24 2014, 11:27

Skype updates Android app with 'aggressive' battery life savings

Also fixes Android 4.4 Kitkat bug

Wed Mar 19 2014, 13:30

VLC Player beta arrives for Windows 8

H.264, .mkv and subtitles hit Windows 8

Fri Mar 14 2014, 16:49

Virgin Media eyes Dropbox and Google with 50GB free cloud storage offer

Available on Windows, Mac, iOS and Android

Thu Mar 13 2014, 12:55

Intel outs an Android SDK x86 system image with Google API support

Supports Android 4.4 Kitkat

Fri Mar 07 2014, 13:00

Google Play celebrates its second birthday with improved game support

Offers a free Miley Cyrus album for masochists

Thu Mar 06 2014, 13:52

Windows XP market share climbs again as customers dig their heels in

With a month to End of Life, there's still no stopping XP

Mon Mar 03 2014, 14:31

EC prunes in-app payment pains to protect parents from pilfering pads

Will meet with firms and ministers to discuss issues

Fri Feb 28 2014, 09:41

Sierra Wireless creates Legato Linux for the Internet of Things

With commercial surveillance thrown in

Tue Feb 25 2014, 16:50

MWC: Mozilla lines up $25 Firefox smartphone

Searches around the bargain bucket

Mon Feb 24 2014, 15:47

ASA says nude scanner app advert was a big boo boo

Should not have been shown during children's Hollyoaks show

Thu Feb 20 2014, 12:31

Bittorrent will launch a mobile streaming service app

Everyone's a broadcaster now

Mon Feb 17 2014, 13:38

Red Hat and Hortonworks deepen their Big Data alliance on Linux Hadoop

Combined data stacks and joint customer service

Tue Feb 11 2014, 14:17

UK government backed Year of Code starts badly

Website is down, boss can’t code

Thu Feb 06 2014, 15:24

Adobe issues an emergency Flash Player patch for Windows and Mac

Fixes bug that allows attackers to take control of an affected system

Wed Feb 05 2014, 11:16

Windows 8.1 update might enable boot to desktop by default

Desperate backpedaling continues

Fri Jan 31 2014, 12:34

Super rare Nintendo NES game sells for $100,000

Must have eaten a mushroom

Mon Jan 27 2014, 15:54

Spotify lifts its time limit for free music streaming on the web

Prepares for its latest rival to arrive

Thu Jan 16 2014, 16:04

Java SE 8 lands with Lambda expressions making coding easier for multi-core processors

Lets developers treat functions as method arguments or code as data

Wed Mar 19 2014, 11:47

AI will play a vital role in our future, just don't expect robot butlers

Column Artificial Intelligence is becoming more commonplace by the day

Fri Mar 14 2014, 15:37

Cebit: Ubuntu smartphones to cost 'between $200 and $400'

Canonical CEO Mark Shuttleworth reveals more about upcoming Linux-based devices

Wed Mar 12 2014, 13:33

Nvidia outs CUDA 6 release candidate for faster and easier parallel programming

Unified memory update lets CUDA apps access CPU and GPU memory faster

Fri Mar 07 2014, 11:22

Linux bug leaves thousands of users vulnerable to attack

Though it seems that it is yet to be exploited

Wed Mar 05 2014, 17:25

Quarkxpress 10.1 update arrives with deep zoom and HTML animation support

Free of charge for all users

Mon Mar 03 2014, 11:04

MWC: Samsung releases SDKs for Galaxy S5 and Gear 2 smartwatch

To bring a broader range of apps on board

Thu Feb 27 2014, 09:53

App leads cyclist onto the M25 motorway

But the cyclist did the pedalling

Tue Feb 25 2014, 15:30

Opera announces Max Android app to squeeze more data from mobile plans

Claims 50 percent more bang for your buck

Mon Feb 24 2014, 13:46

Intel CEO talks up wearables, 3D printing, Moore's Law and Apple in Reddit AMA

Brian Krzanich hints at a wearable device he can't talk about yet

Thu Feb 20 2014, 11:52

In-app purchases are evil

Column If I buy an app, I've bought an app

Fri Feb 14 2014, 17:45

Year of Code loses an expert advisor

Emma Mulqueeny says she wants nothing to do with it

Mon Feb 10 2014, 15:12

North Korean Red Star OS mimics Apple's Mac OS X

Glorious operating system apes capitalist pig-dogs

Thu Feb 06 2014, 13:20

Minority Report-style user interface for Windows and Mac hits Kickstarter

Might add iOs and Android if it reaches its pledge goal of 25K

Tue Feb 04 2014, 14:03

Bletchley Park squashes rumours of Computing Museum fall out

Storm in a code hut needs sorting out

Thu Jan 30 2014, 14:24

As the Apple Mac turns 30, we need another computer revolution

Column We wonder what will replace the graphical user interface

Fri Jan 24 2014, 16:34
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