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VMware grabs UK channel exec from SAP

Places bets on industry vet Phil Croxford
Paul Kunert, 30 Sep 09:33

ARMs head Moonshot bodies: HP pops Applied Micro, TI chips into carts

First 64-bit ARMv8 SoC emerges in ProLiant form, but it's not for everyone

Business is back, baby! Hasta la VISTA, Win 8... Oh, yeah, Windows 9

Forget touchscreen millennials, Microsoft goes for mouse crowd
Gavin Clarke, 29 Sep 16:02

Larry: Oracle's now a CLOUDY biz. Ignore everything I said before

Former CEO insults rivals and bigs up the Oracle cloud in Openworld keynote

Crouching tiger, snoozing dragon: Smugglers can't shift unwanted iPhone 6s

China's grey market reports 'sluggish' sales of Apple mobe
Jasper Hamill, 29 Sep 13:33

Lenovo to finish $2.1bn IBM x86 server gobble in October

A lighter snack than expected – but what's a few $100m between friends, eh?
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EU to accuse Ireland of giving Apple an overly peachy tax deal – report

The European Commission is set to accuse Apple of profiting from unlawful state aid from Ireland thanks to the sweet tax deals the firm has enjoyed for the last 20 years, a newspaper has reported.

Oracle plans German DCs to soothe NSA-ruffled nerves

Oracle has become the latest US IT giant to placate European businesses with extra local data centres.

BlackBerry slowly pulls out of power dive into toilet

Will it manage to clear the rim? <cough>

While you queued for an iPhone 6, Apple's Cook sold shares worth $35m

Right before the stock took a 3.8% dive amid bent and broken mobe drama
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HP gets appy over SDN

“It works for dating apps, so why not for SDN infrastructure?”, HP might be hoping, with the launch of its software defined networking app store.
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Symantec's CEO search ends where it started, with Michael Brown

After a six-month search, Symantec has finally named its new permanent CEO – and it's none other than Michael Brown, the man the company's board named as interim CEO in March.

Hackers thrash Bash Shellshock bug: World races to cover hole

Update your gear now to avoid early attacks hitting the web
John Leyden, 25 Sep 17:59

FBI: Your real SECURITY TERROR? An ANGRY INSIDE MAN

Hackers? Pah! It's that sysadmin who has had enough
John Leyden, 25 Sep 14:24

Federation fracture: EMC's post-Tucci future is either SALE or SPLIT

Comment It's two minutes to midnight and everyone's hiding under the duvet
Chris Mellor, 25 Sep 12:29

EMC, HP blockbuster Borg: Big potential or total CATASTROPHE?

Comment EMC plus HP – pundits do the sums
StorageBod, 25 Sep 11:18

Cisco: Hand us the keys. We'll drive Intercloud into telcos, Google

Canalys Channels Forum 2014 And Azure, of course... Just a couple of quarters
Joe Fay, 25 Sep 10:05

IT crisis looming: 'What if AWS goes pop, runs out of cash?'

Canalys Channels Forum 2014 Public IaaS... something's gotta give - and it may be AWS
Paul Kunert, 25 Sep 09:23

Xen security bug, you say? Amazon readies GLORIOUS GLOBAL CLOUD REBOOT

While we wait until Oct 1 for hypervisor fix
Darren Pauli, 25 Sep 07:31

All awash in red ink, but Overland Storage is still swimming

Analysis Losses not as bad as they look
Chris Mellor, 24 Sep 18:25

Good grief! Have you SEEN BlackBerry's SQUARE smartphone?

First look Weird as hell, but stuffed with great ideas
Andrew Orlowski, 24 Sep 15:54

AVOID the Apple Watch. Buy a drone or robot instead, techies told

Channels Forum 2014 Who wants a watch that SNIFFS your SWEAT, anyway?
Joe Fay, 24 Sep 13:33

AW, SNAP, Oracle. You've shrivelled up poor Larry Ellison's package even more

Top execs' stock options slashed for next year

Texas T Rex Dell: Terabytes shipped. Count 'em and weep...

We're king of the storage world
Chris Mellor, 24 Sep 12:01

Ukrainian separatists threaten surge in *gasp*... dealers, PCs

Channels Forum 2014 Don't mention the war, resellers
Joe Fay, 24 Sep 11:45

Cloud? We prefer, er, reselling tech, say tech resellers

Canalys Channels Forum 2014 But managed services gets the industry's thumbs-up
Paul Kunert, 24 Sep 07:01
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EE buys 58 Phones 4u stores for £2.5m after picking over carcass

EE has scooped up 58 Phones 4u stores from the beleaguered High Street retailer, one week after it slipped into administration.
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Report: EE in talks to scoop up 60 Phones 4u stores from troubled High Street retailer

EE is reportedly the latest company to pick over the carcass of stricken British High Street mobile phone retailer Phones 4u, which fell into administration late last week.
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Vodafone to buy 140 Phones 4u stores from stricken retailer

Vodafone has swooped on 140 Phones 4u stores just days after the retailer blamed the operator for contributing to its untimely demise when it slipped into administration late last Sunday.
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TOR users become FBI's No.1 hacking target after legal power grab

The FBI wants greater authority to hack overseas computers, according to a law professor.

Opinion

Houses of Parliament in night-time

Andrew Orlowski

Come on everybody, let's upload all our stuff into Government by Cloud
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Felipe Costa

Pressure to perform for stock market bearing down on disties
Columns of coins in the cloud

Michael Cote

Anything that simple to use has got to be complex to set up
Internet of Things

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SMEs get lip service - what they need is dinner at the Club