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Why so tax-shy, big tech firms? – Bank of England governor

Carney concerned over Rise of the machines, too
Kat Hall, 23 Jan 15:57

All-flash case rehash: Modus vs Nimbus lawyers off to DC

Venue moved from California
Chris Mellor, 23 Jan 13:08

Microsoft raids Symantec, snaps up UK licensing sales head

It's a ‘mobile first, cloud first’ world
Paul Kunert, 23 Jan 12:46

What was Tim Cook worth to Apple in 2014? $9 MILLION, apparently

CEO handed bulging package after 'extraordinary' year
Kat Hall, 23 Jan 12:14

Gov.UK inhaled G-Cloud, spat out framework – ex-lead claims

Original team member claims there are 'vision' problems
Kat Hall, 23 Jan 11:02

Seagate's spinning rust most likely to crash, claims backup biz

PLEASE! They're using consumer drives in enterprise gear, says firm
Chris Mellor, 23 Jan 09:03

Symantec data centre security software has security holes

Security bod Stefan Viehböck has detailed holes in Symantec's data centre security platforms that the company plugged this week because they allowed hackers to gain privilege access to management servers.
The Office

Never mind those touch apps, full Office 2016 is coming this year

Microsoft let slip a few more details of its plans for the company's Office productivity suite on Thursday, including hints about when we can expect the next major version of its desktop suite to land.

Amazon gobbles chips firm Annapurna to speed up cloudy data centers

Stealth firm could solve networking costs conundrum for AWS

Is Windows RT not invited to Windows 10 upgrade party?

Redmond says ARM-based OS to get just 'some of the functionality'

Daisy Group: we'll double our biz inside 5 years

The now privately-owned B2B comms and tech biz Daisy Group is looking for the incoming CEO to plot a course to rule the SME customer space within the next half a decade.

Avnet sales slip but EMEA operation's off the hook - for now

Avnet Technology Solutions is on the slide again as its sales and operating profit went south in Q2 fiscal ’15. The distie’s latest president has clearly got his work cut out to turn in consistent and sustainable growth.

Dell director Poskett leaves Dell for new role at … Dell

Luckily, he’ll still be ‘leveraging his extensive experience’. Phew
Paul Kunert, 22 Jan 15:39

Free Windows 10 could mean DOOM for Microsoft, and the PC biz

Analysis Satya Nadella's great price-slash gamble
Gavin Clarke, 22 Jan 12:47

ULLtraDIMM dam plus inventory oops smacks SanDisk’s Q4 growth

+Comment Customer departure didn't help either
Chris Mellor, 22 Jan 12:31

FIVE Things (NOT 10: these are REAL) from the WINDOWS 10 event

Analysis Microsoft Operation Relevance – how’s it doing?
Andrew Orlowski, 22 Jan 11:59

EMC parachutes EMEA bigwig into UK boss role

Only temporary, says PR man, as we 'figure out our options'
Paul Kunert, 22 Jan 10:59

2015 and IBM: But it wasn't supposed to be like this...

Big Blue's lost year
Gavin Clarke, 22 Jan 10:06

Oracle opens Uncle Larry's cut-price bit barn emporium

Weary of price vs. performance arguments, Big Red undercuts everyone
Simon Sharwood, 21 Jan 23:59

Microsoft will give away Windows 10 FREE - for ONE year

Plus, Cortana gets 'Yoda mode'
Iain Thomson, 21 Jan 17:46

Microsoft: Flunked our test? Fear not, techies...

Take a second shot at your Certified Pro exams
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 16:23

Pure Storage confirms EMEA veep Rose has left the building

CEO Dietzen talks up flash, his EMC hire and plans for IPO
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 16:03

Memory market climbs out of toilet: ASML reports beefy financials

World's largest semiconductor kit maker says demand is back
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 15:37

Capita IT Services raises the axe AGAIN

Closes OPENHIVE's last office, puts staff at risk of redundo
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 14:32

Windows 10, day ZERO ... Will Nadella be the HERO?

Putting success on hold for another two years?
Gavin Clarke, 21 Jan 13:03

God bless Brit biz spending, gushes Computacenter

Group sales up despite weakness in continental ops
Paul Kunert, 21 Jan 12:17

GDS: We might miss our digi-goal. Quick, MAKE IT BIGGER

The government has admitted it will fall significantly short of its original target to make 25 digital services live by March - a goal it had given itself four years to reach.

Migration skills shortage looms as Server 2003 DEATH DATE approaches

A channel-wide migration skills shortage is a real danger this summer as stragglers strain available resources by making an eleventh hour dash to flee Windows Server 2003, distributor veterans are warning.
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Hong Kong mogul mulls MULTI-BEELLION POUND bid for O2 – report

British mobile operator O2 has reportedly been eyed up by Hong Kong biz baron Li Ka-shing, with a takeover bid of up to £9bn apparently being floated.

Venture Capital investment in Silicon Valley hits dot-com boom levels

Analysis We're now at dot-com bubble levels of investment in Silicon Valley, according to the latest stats, raising the specter of another tech crash.

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Jennifer Baker

European Commission still silent despite Ireland's plea

Neil McAllister

Claims that cloud will drive Oracle's future growth ring hollow
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