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03
Sep

Microsoft to buy Nokia phones unit

by Nadeer

Microsoft's phone operating system has been gaining global market share

Microsoft has agreed a deal to buy Nokia's mobile-phone business for 5.4bn euro ($7.2bn; £4.6bn).

Nokia will


03
Sep

Are computer chips on the verge of a quantum leap?

by Nadeer

We swipe, we tap, we scroll and click, but rarely do we pause to think about what goes on in the maze of electronics beneath our fingertips.

02
Sep

Windows 8 gains ground among the OS ranks

by Nadeer

The latest version of Windows takes a bite out of the desktop operating system market with a 7.4 percent share of Web traffic in August,


01
Sep

Google Chromecast review

by Nizar

 A new device from Google makes it easy to stream video from several popular services to a high-definition TV. Chromecast is tiny enough to dangle from a keychain when not


01
Sep

Gamers report big problems with SimCity for Mac

by Nizar

 Owners of Apple computers are reporting big problems with the Mac version of SimCity.

Many who bought the game, released on 29 August, said it did not work correctly on


31
Aug

Options for checking free hard-drive space in OS X

by Nadeer

 When using your Mac, maintaining a small amount of free drive space is required to keep your system running optimally. While nothing stops you from adding files to


29
Aug

Can you survive on 4G alone?

by Nizar

With the UK set to become the third largest 4G market in Europe by the end of 2014, is there any need for fixed-line services any more? Sophie Curtis investigates.


28
Aug

Web and Mobile Interest Group Emerges from W3C to Further

by Nadeer

Everyone’s on the move these days — the mobile Web movement that is. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is, too, and is adding more depth to its mission for


28
Aug

IFA 2013: Five key gadgets you should be excited for

by Nadeer

 We list five mouthwatering kits you should be looking forward to this year's tech expo in Berlin. 

Berlin’s annual gadget bash, IFA, is just over a week away. And while


27
Aug

iPhone 5C video reveals scratch resistant plastic surface

by Nizar

The end to scrapes from car-keys?

The plastic cover of the low-cost iPhone 5C is a lot more robust than some snatched spyshots might suggest,


27
Aug

Apple snaps up public transport app developer

by Nizar

Apple has bought public transport app developer Embark, as it looks to finally integrate train, bus and underground directions into its much-maligned iOS Maps.

The two-year-old company will eventually


26
Aug

iPhone 6 concept shows thinner handset with touch-sensitive home button

by Nadeer

iPhone renders are a dime a dozen, but for once we have been graced with a concept for Apple’s next flagship phone that seems very much


26
Aug

Ubuntu Edge falls short in crowdfunding bid

by Nizar

The Ubuntu Edge smartphone has failed to reach its crowdfunding target of $32 million.

 The British software developer Canonical broke crowdfunding records on the site


26
Aug

Microsoft starts trial in Limpopo to spread web access

by Nadeer

HAVING failed to bring affordable internet to the continent’s largest economy in almost 20 years of democracy, the government is giving Microsoft a shot.The software maker