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GTA 5-pulling retailers suffer internet backlash

Angry responses to stores’ decision

Fri Dec 05 2014, 09:25

Lollipop is installed on 2.1 percent of Android devices

A figure that has been 'flat-lining' for some time

Thu Dec 04 2014, 10:56

Dropbox eyes Google and Box with launch of Business API

Set to launch with Microsoft and IBM in tow

Wed Dec 03 2014, 13:56

Sony celebrates 20 years of the PlayStation

Let's see those thumbs in the air

Tue Dec 02 2014, 16:04

Android continues smartphone dominance as Kitkat claims a third of devices

But just 0.15 percent are running Lollipop

Tue Dec 02 2014, 11:42

Windows 7 continues to gain market share as Windows XP plummets

But so is Windows 8, at last

Mon Dec 01 2014, 12:35

Google will kill Microsoft Silverlight in Chrome by disabling NPAPI plug-in

Business-critical apps have till autumn 2015 to migrate

Wed Nov 26 2014, 14:17

Linux distributor SUSE delves into software-defined storage

Suggests SUSE Storage could quickly become its number two product line

Mon Nov 24 2014, 16:31

Amazon to take on Netflix with ad-supported video streaming service

Rumoured service will be separate to firm's Prime Instant Video offering

Sat Nov 22 2014, 09:32

IBM to open a Bluemix Garage in London's Canary Wharf

Brings out dedicated and hybrid cloud services

Fri Nov 21 2014, 14:07

Detekt software tool scans for surveillance spyware

Released for free by group of human rights organisations

Thu Nov 20 2014, 17:10

Smartphone encryption 'means a child will die', says DoJ

The surveillance state is in a panic

Thu Nov 20 2014, 14:19

Firefox ditches Google for Yahoo in the US as it localises default search

New strategy sees Russia and China get their own search options

Thu Nov 20 2014, 11:00

WhatsApp founder showers FreeBSD with $1m after Facebook windfall

Jan Koum makes it rain cash

Wed Nov 19 2014, 15:32

WhatsApp adds end-to-end encryption to its Android app

Joins forces with Open Whisper Systems to beef up security credentials

Wed Nov 19 2014, 11:43

Snapchat introduces Snapcash and changes privacy policy

One of these posts is noticeably shorter than the other

Tue Nov 18 2014, 14:37

Mirantis offers developers free OpenStack with support and tutorials

Now you've no excuse

Thu Dec 04 2014, 16:54

Philips and Nintendo end their display patent dispute

A deal has been sealed

Thu Dec 04 2014, 09:43

Iranian hackers target global infrastructure sector in Operation Cleaver 'revenge' attacks

But authorities blast allegations as 'baseless' and 'unfounded'

Wed Dec 03 2014, 11:31

Android app price hike fears as Google clamps down on VAT

Developers could face 57 percent deduction from their take

Tue Dec 02 2014, 15:05

Yahoo Mail bounces back after 11 days of downtime

But service is unlikely to have many users left

Tue Dec 02 2014, 09:53

Black Friday bargains put major websites under strain

Overloaded, under-priced and over here

Fri Nov 28 2014, 14:20

Twitter will monitor your mobile apps to target adverts

App graph raises eyebrows in the privacy camp

Thu Nov 27 2014, 14:50

BitTorrent users are 170 percent more likely to download legally than non-torrenters

Torrenters aren't pirates, they're highly-engaged superfans

Tue Nov 25 2014, 16:05

Microsoft and Sony out DerpTrolling's Xbox Live and PSN 'hack' as a hoax

Firms say no gamer credentials were pilfered

Mon Nov 24 2014, 15:34

UK cyber cops arrest five in Europe-wide crackdown on PC hijackers

And treat us to an anticlimactic video of the sting

Fri Nov 21 2014, 15:47

Amazon Zocalo goes mobile with apps for iOS and Android

Raises maximum file size to 5TB as AWS plays catch up

Fri Nov 21 2014, 12:28

Google updates welcome Chrome 64-bit for Mac and sharing for Google Keep

Lots of Lollipop news, so let's lick it together

Thu Nov 20 2014, 16:32

BitTorrent offers low-priced Sync high data transfer system to rival Dropbox

No cloud means plenty of rainy day savings

Thu Nov 20 2014, 13:22

Apple to push Beats Music to all iPhones and iPads next year

Whether you like it or not

Thu Nov 20 2014, 10:18

Ex-Sex Pistol Johnny Rotten does not feel punk’d by his in-app addiction

Does he buy apps because he likes them? Yes, he certainly does

Wed Nov 19 2014, 14:56

Amazon now supports Android Wear but Bitdefender thinks its a virus

New app update causing false positives for virus checkers

Tue Nov 18 2014, 17:06

Spotify hitches a ride with Uber to provide in-car streaming to iOS and Android users

But drivers will have option to shut out service

Tue Nov 18 2014, 11:21

Google updates Android Lollipop to 5.0.1, adds a code generator to Chrome

Captcha, Chrome and Lollipop - just a typical week in Google

Thu Dec 04 2014, 13:10

Facebook teams with ESET to combat growing malware threat

Social network launches third free anti-virus scanner

Thu Dec 04 2014, 08:38

Microsoft bids adieu to Clip Art

Say hello, Bing Images

Tue Dec 02 2014, 16:51

Internet Explorer sees slight rise as Chrome and Firefox shed market share

But Apple's Safari browser sees biggest leap in November

Tue Dec 02 2014, 12:35

Microsoft buys iOS and Android email app Acompli to boost Office 365

Redmond aims for cross-platform dominance

Tue Dec 02 2014, 08:25

iOS 8 is installed on 60 percent of iPhones and iPads despite persistent problems

Up from 52 percent in October

Fri Nov 28 2014, 12:05

HP revenue and profits decline, despite laptops growth

Firm marches on with break-up plans

Wed Nov 26 2014, 14:40

Santa delivers the gift of Mac anti-malware, with help from Google

Oh Google, your sense of humour sleighs us

Mon Nov 24 2014, 17:26

Mac OS X 10.10.1 fails to fix WiFi issues plaguing Yosemite users

But Apple keeps quiet on persistent problems

Mon Nov 24 2014, 11:35

Google quickens the heart with contribution-based Ad Beta Blocker

Buddy, can you spare us a dollar?

Fri Nov 21 2014, 14:33

Actuate brings wearables to big data with Android Wear integration

BIRT is back to Ernie his keep

Fri Nov 21 2014, 09:31

Apple stops calling free apps 'Free'

Fair, as most apps are as 'free' as caged birds

Thu Nov 20 2014, 16:16

Video shows Galaxy Note 3 with Android 5.0 Lollipop

But no word on when the update will arrive

Thu Nov 20 2014, 12:09

NotCompatible Android Malware can turn your VPN into a dinklebot

Your company network may become a Viagra billboard

Wed Nov 19 2014, 17:15

Microsoft Azure outage borks Xbox onliners fun

Service toppled by a 'partial service interruption'

Wed Nov 19 2014, 14:38

IBM brings Watson-tinged analytics to new mail and social platform

Still won't 'undo send' on drunken emails to the boss

Tue Nov 18 2014, 15:00
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