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Microsoft's Wimboot tool frees up storage on Windows 8 tablets

Wimboot is not an unplanned purchase of wellingtons

Mon Apr 14 2014, 15:56

Dropbox hits back at anti Condi Rice comments

Promises it will tame wild Rice

Mon Apr 14 2014, 12:45

Condoleezza Rice joins Dropbox as firm unveils Carousel photo sharing service

Hopes to overcome censorship through Chinese love of Rice

Thu Apr 10 2014, 16:15

DynDNS irks users with shutdown of free service model

Says it's due to abuse of trust

Wed Apr 09 2014, 16:07

MongoDB celebrates open source with version 2.6

Touted as 'most significant release yet'

Tue Apr 08 2014, 16:56

WebOS Mochi gifted to the open source community

Mochi do about nothing

Mon Apr 07 2014, 10:57

UK council switches from Windows XP to Google Chromebooks, saves £400,000

Cutoff of Windows XP support spurs action

Fri Apr 04 2014, 08:50

Adobe gives Creative Cloud users a glimpse at major updates coming to video apps

Full details will be unveiled in a few weeks

Wed Apr 02 2014, 15:57

HP settles WebOS class action lawsuit for $57m

If you're HP and you know it clap your Palms

Tue Apr 01 2014, 16:23

Ubuntu to ditch Amazon product suggestions from its search results

In future, they'll be opt-in only

Mon Mar 31 2014, 14:13

IT company Atos to stop judging people's fitness for work

Computer says no

Fri Mar 28 2014, 15:17

Facebook will trial Btrfs Linux file system in its data centres

Stress testing in first production use

Fri Mar 28 2014, 13:35

Gnome 3.12 adds high-res display support and faster startup

One of the big Linux desktops is updated

Thu Mar 27 2014, 16:03

Oracle speeds up development process with Java 8

Analysis Converges versions as the Internet of Things beckons

Wed Mar 26 2014, 17:50

Google challenges Amazon with Cloud Platform price cuts

Suse and Red Hat Linux also join as guest OSes

Wed Mar 26 2014, 09:05

IBM set to show off GPU big data analytics system

Powered by Hadoop open-source software

Mon Mar 24 2014, 13:42

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

Bristol University develops Minority Report style computer displays made of mist

It's like a physical snapchat

Mon Apr 14 2014, 14:40

Condoleezza Rice appointment to Dropbox board provokes strong reactions

If she listens to the haters, there will be tears on her pilau

Fri Apr 11 2014, 17:05

Windows 8.1 update causing havoc for Windows Server users

Fix on the way as system admins advised to steer clear

Thu Apr 10 2014, 12:03

Google's latest Chrome OS update hints at future tablet devices

Chromecast also gets some update love

Wed Apr 09 2014, 15:44

Female software engineers are outnumbered four to one

But number of female developers grows to 3.5 million globally

Tue Apr 08 2014, 15:33

More INQUIRER readers will switch from Windows XP to Linux than to Windows 8

But most will just stick with Windows 7

Fri Apr 04 2014, 16:32

Oracle launches NoSQL 3.0 with emphasis on security and safety

Allows distribution to secondary servers when it's all getting too much

Thu Apr 03 2014, 10:14

AMD teams with Mentor Graphics to bring embedded Linux support to processors

Giving developers more support options for multi-core AMD processors and SOCs

Wed Apr 02 2014, 15:25

SkySQL joins Google and IBM to combine SQL and NoSQL in MariaDB

Latest release lets users build apps handling both types of databases

Tue Apr 01 2014, 16:02

Microsoft does not expect rush off Windows XP after support is cut

But custom support is not a long-term solution

Fri Mar 28 2014, 17:35

Windows XP isn't going to disappear in 10 days

Column Microsoft shouldn't rely on upgrade cash

Fri Mar 28 2014, 14:17

Box releases HTML5 document conversion tool, updates developer prices

Wants more traction ahead of IPO

Fri Mar 28 2014, 10:29

Senator: Ban violent video games, but I traffic guns

Game over

Thu Mar 27 2014, 11:52

DARPA looks to GPUs to get big data from the battlefield

Nvidia is pleased

Wed Mar 26 2014, 15:15

Contracting in the IT sector

Is it for you?

Mon Mar 24 2014, 17:21

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

Microsoft cans free custom domain support in Outlook

Don't worry - it's only £100 a year to get it back

Mon Apr 14 2014, 13:44

Microsoft kills off Windows XP with side-scrolling shoot-em-up

Plus a Clippy with fricken lasers for eyes

Fri Apr 11 2014, 15:32

Second eavesdropping bug is found in Google Chrome

Unplug your mic and put tape over your webcam

Wed Apr 09 2014, 17:05

IBM announces mainframe Hadoop for Linux and flash storage

Plus usage pricing for mobile and cloud processing

Wed Apr 09 2014, 11:36

Windows XP finally reaches end of life

It is an XParrot, it has ceased to be

Tue Apr 08 2014, 08:00

Microsoft offers .NET libraries to open source

Hopes for developer interest

Fri Apr 04 2014, 11:24

Canonical shutters Ubuntu One cloud services

User content will remain available until 31 July

Wed Apr 02 2014, 16:12

Fusion-IO announces SSD compression without performance degradation

Boosts speed up to 80 percent

Wed Apr 02 2014, 14:04

Google, Microsoft, HP and IBM argue for software patents

Because there aren't enough patent trolling lawsuits already

Mon Mar 31 2014, 16:41

Google and Yahoo reveal US far ahead in requesting user data

And that doesn't even count all the NSA requests

Fri Mar 28 2014, 16:39

Mavericks OS already running on 40 percent of Apple Macs

Microsoft quietly weeps

Fri Mar 28 2014, 14:04

Microsoft CEO Nadella launches Office for iPad, now live in the Apple App Store

Is not just a duplicate of Microsoft Office 365 for iPhone

Thu Mar 27 2014, 18:23

Hackers target Monster.com users with Gameover Zeus malware

Website needs two-factor authentication, says F-Secure

Thu Mar 27 2014, 10:50

Microsoft wins Google Scroogle ads battle

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Wed Mar 26 2014, 11:40

Skype updates Android app with 'aggressive' battery life savings

Also fixes Android 4.4 Kitkat bug

Wed Mar 19 2014, 13:30
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