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It's official: EU chiefs WILL probe Apple's Irish tax deal

But if impropriety found, Ireland, not Apple, will have to fix it
Jennifer Baker, 30 Sep 11:57

Is Cleversafe the object storage of HP's affection?

Mirror, mirror etc, StoreAll is the fairest one of all
Chris Mellor, 30 Sep 10:12

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

Chinese grey market sales of Apple's new iPhone 6 have been sluggish, according to local sources, as the Middle Kingdom fails to warm to the smartphones.

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

Lenovo will finally get to close the deal on IBM’s x86 server division on 1 October – after slicing a few hundred million off the price tag.

EU to accuse Ireland of giving Apple an overly peachy tax deal – report

Probe expected to say single-digit rate was unlawful
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BlackBerry slowly pulls out of power dive into toilet

BlackBerry, which began its comeback in earnest this week with a bizarre new square smartphone, posted narrower losses on slightly lower revenue in the quarter ending 30 August. Its hardware division was back in the black after five quarters of losses.
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While you queued for an iPhone 6, Apple's Cook sold shares worth $35m

Apple CEO Tim Cook and four fellow Cupertino execs flogged a load of company stock worth $143m last week.

HP gets appy over SDN

In-house and partner software in SDN app store
Richard Chirgwin, 26 Sep 03:02

Symantec's CEO search ends where it started, with Michael Brown

Interim chief exec named third 'permanent' boss in three years
Neil McAllister, 25 Sep 22:28

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
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One-time direct sales giant Dell weds world's largest tech distie... in the UK

Privately owned Dell has finally tipped its cap in the direction of broadline distribution by hauling in Ingram Micro to carry its entire line card across Blighty.
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EMC, HP blockbuster 'merger' shocker comes a cropper

+Comment EMC has been holding secret merger talks with HP that have since stalled, according to industry sources.
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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.

Opinion

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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
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Michael Cote

Anything that simple to use has got to be complex to set up
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