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 Friday, 29th July 2011, 15:14:19

Mobile internet news: Smartphones 'responsible for O2 growth in Ireland'

Mobile internet news: Smartphones 'responsible for O2 growth in Ireland'

Smartphones have been labelled as the driving force behind growth for Telefonica Ireland.

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 Friday, 29th July 2011, 14:07:52

AOL launches HD app for video streaming

AOL launches HD app for video streaming

AOL has announced the launch of a new video streaming application for a variety of users.

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 Friday, 29th July 2011, 13:01:09

Mobile internet news: Samsung 'could replace Apple on top spot'

Mobile internet news: Samsung 'could replace Apple on top spot'

Apple has been named the most successful provider of smartphones despite only four years in the business.

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 Friday, 29th July 2011, 11:18:55

Tablets 'will drive shipment of mobile broadband devices'

Tablets 'will drive shipment of mobile broadband devices'

Global information company IHS has predicted shipment of mobile devices will reach new heights in 2011.

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 Friday, 29th July 2011, 09:41:26

Microsoft unveils new Kinect experiences

Microsoft unveils new Kinect experiences

Microsoft has announced the launch of two new games available for users of its Xbox Kinect platform.

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 Friday, 29th July 2011, 09:37:46

SMEs 'should adopt cloud services gradually'

SMEs 'should adopt cloud services gradually'

Small and medium sized businesses have been advised to adopt cloud computing gradually in a bid to save money.

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 Thursday, 28th July 2011, 17:14:23

Less than half of software market 'belongs to top five security vendors'

Less than half of software market 'belongs to top five security vendors'

The top five security vendors account for less than half of the software market.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Thursday, 28th July 2011, 17:02:10

Telecom firms 'face considerable cloud services challenges'

Telecom firms 'face considerable cloud services challenges'

Telecommunications companies could face significant challenges during their shift to cloud services.

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 Thursday, 28th July 2011, 14:05:44

Microsoft unveils plans for non-profit organisations

Microsoft unveils plans for non-profit organisations

IT giant Microsoft has announced new plans to assist non profit organisations.

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 Thursday, 28th July 2011, 12:23:15

Mobile video streaming 'shows continued growth'

Mobile video streaming 'shows continued growth'

A new report has revealed that video streaming continues to grow in popularity.

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 Wednesday, 27th July 2011, 16:51:59

Ecommerce customers 'put off by slow delivery'

Ecommerce customers 'put off by slow delivery'

A new survey has revealed that internet shoppers are put off by waiting for deliveries.

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 Wednesday, 27th July 2011, 16:47:18

Walmart launches video streaming initiative

Walmart launches video streaming initiative

US retailer Walmart has announced plans to launch a video streaming service.

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 Wednesday, 27th July 2011, 15:13:09

Social media 'could attract spam'

Social media 'could attract spam'

Increasing numbers of cyber criminals are targeting social networking websites.

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 Wednesday, 27th July 2011, 11:17:47

Security 'is biggest issue for cloud services customers'

Security 'is biggest issue for cloud services customers'

Security has been revealed as the biggest worry for companies considering cloud services as part of an eWeek reader poll.

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 Tuesday, 26th July 2011, 17:02:00

Domino's Pizza reports ecommerce growth

Domino's Pizza reports ecommerce growth

Food retailer Dominos Pizza has reported an increase in online sales.

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 Tuesday, 26th July 2011, 13:36:49

Media can encourage online searches, says Microsoft

Media can encourage online searches, says Microsoft

Microsoft has urged businesses to adopt online search strategies to encourage increased custom.

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 Tuesday, 26th July 2011, 12:03:34

SMEs are 'unaware of cloud services benefits'

SMEs are 'unaware of cloud services benefits'

A recent report from Easynet Connect suggests SMEs are unaware of the potential benefits of cloud computing.

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 Monday, 25th July 2011, 15:36:55

Microsoft announces new cloud services deal

Microsoft announces new cloud services deal

The tech giant has joined forces with Capgemini to offer cloud services based on Microsoft Azure.

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 Monday, 25th July 2011, 15:34:59

Website security lapses 'likely to continue'

Website security lapses 'likely to continue'

Issues such as the cyber attack on PayPal could be set to increase.

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 Monday, 25th July 2011, 15:31:41

Growth of malware 'requires new anti-virus solutions'

Growth of malware 'requires new anti-virus solutions'

New methods could be needed to help tackle the problem of malware.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Friday, 22nd July 2011, 15:17:52

Microsoft reports further rise in profits

Microsoft reports further rise in profits

Microsoft has announced further rises to its year on year revenue as part of a new report.

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 Friday, 22nd July 2011, 12:14:28

Amazon signs video streaming deal with CBS

Amazon signs video streaming deal with CBS

Amazon has joined forces with CBS to create an on demand video streaming service for consumers .

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 Friday, 22nd July 2011, 12:11:43

Microsoft offers advice to SMEs

Microsoft offers advice to SMEs

The IT giant has urged businesses to assess their strategies.

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 Thursday, 21st July 2011, 15:02:24

Ecommerce sales rise in first half of 2011

Ecommerce sales rise in first half of 2011

IMRG Capgemini eRetail Sales Index has revealed an increase to ecommerce sales in the first half of 2011.

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 Thursday, 21st July 2011, 12:05:58

Cisco takes top spot on SaaS scorecard

Cisco takes top spot on SaaS scorecard

Cisco has received the top honour on Infonetics Research's SaaS scorecard.

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 Thursday, 21st July 2011, 11:18:41

ICM Registry launches .XXX domain name plan

ICM Registry launches .XXX domain name plan

The ICM Registry has publicly published the plan and associated policies for XXX domain names.

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 Wednesday, 20th July 2011, 16:11:58

ITN provides live video streaming for phone hacking meeting

ITN provides live video streaming for phone hacking meeting

Facebook users could watch the phone hacking discussion using the profile of ITN.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Wednesday, 20th July 2011, 12:11:12

Microsoft pledges funding to educational development

Microsoft pledges funding to educational development

Microsoft has announced plans to invest increased funding in the development of educational tools.

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 Wednesday, 20th July 2011, 11:37:40

M86 report reveals increased internet security threat

M86 report reveals increased internet security threat

A new report from M86 Security has uncovered an increase in targeted and combined email based internet attacks.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 19th July 2011, 15:26:18

Microsoft unveils Daytona tool kit for scientists

Microsoft unveils Daytona tool kit for scientists

Microsoft has given details of its new Daytona tool kit to help scientists access large data collections.

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 Tuesday, 19th July 2011, 14:57:47

CNN launches video streaming services for viewers

CNN launches video streaming services for viewers

Owners of a range of Apple devices may benefit from a new video streaming service from CNN.

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 Tuesday, 19th July 2011, 11:15:18

Retailers 'are failing to reap benefits of Twitter in online marketing'

Retailers 'are failing to reap benefits of Twitter in online marketing'

A new study has revealed high numbers of retailers are failing to take advantage of the benefits of social networking websites.

categories:  |  Online Marketing / Search  |  


 Monday, 18th July 2011, 15:30:36

Video streaming 'used by 178m US internet users in June'

Video streaming 'used by 178m US internet users in June'

A new study has revealed that online video content was watched by 178 million US internet users last month .

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 Monday, 18th July 2011, 15:04:37

Hillingdon Council set to adopt cloud services

Hillingdon Council set to adopt cloud services

Hillingdon Council has announced plans to adopt cloud computing for improvements to its IT services.

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 Monday, 18th July 2011, 11:39:32

BBC to investigate mobile broadband coverage

BBC to investigate mobile broadband coverage

The BBC has announced plans to investigate mobile broadband accessibility across the UK.

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 Friday, 15th July 2011, 15:19:38

In-Stat predicts growth for cloud services

In-Stat predicts growth for cloud services

Experts have suggested that infrastructure as a Service revenue will increase significantly by 2015.

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 Friday, 15th July 2011, 12:34:33

Sheffield initiative promotes benefits of Software-as-a-Service

Sheffield initiative promotes benefits of Software-as-a-Service

A new scheme aiming to promote regeneration in Sheffield is set to discuss the benefits of providing Software-as-a-Service..

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 Thursday, 14th July 2011, 15:34:43

Ecommerce 'could be affected by poor spelling'

Ecommerce 'could be affected by poor spelling'

Ecommerce ventures could lose millions of pounds per year as a result of poor spelling.

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 Thursday, 14th July 2011, 13:15:48

Juniper predicts revenue increase from mobile cloud services

Juniper predicts revenue increase from mobile cloud services

Mobile cloud services revenue is expected to reach new heights by 2016.

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 Thursday, 14th July 2011, 08:03:45

Sony launches 3D streaming service

Sony launches 3D streaming service

Sony Europe has unveiled its new on demand streaming service in 3D for use on its Bravia LCD TVs.

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 Wednesday, 13th July 2011, 16:58:35

Ecommerce jobs 'set to rise by 2015'

Ecommerce jobs 'set to rise by 2015'

Employment opportunities in the ecommerce sector are set to increase drastically by 2015.

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 Wednesday, 13th July 2011, 16:56:30

Microsoft offers cloud computing guidance

Microsoft offers cloud computing guidance

Microsoft has explained how cloud computing software can be beneficial for businesses.

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 Tuesday, 12th July 2011, 16:16:05

Video streaming 'is an effective way to convey company messages'

Video streaming 'is an effective way to convey company messages'

Businesses are using video streaming technologies for a number of different purposes.

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Tuesday, 12th July 2011, 13:12:48

Canalys forecasts further growth for cloud computing

Canalys forecasts further growth for cloud computing

Analysis firm Canalys has predicted further increases in the popularity of cloud computing.

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 Tuesday, 12th July 2011, 12:28:07

Cloud computing 'is changing the way the world works'

Cloud computing 'is changing the way the world works'

Cloud services emerging from the Linux community are changing the way IT systems operate .

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 Monday, 11th July 2011, 17:03:15

Internet Central warns over BT spam email

Internet Central warns over BT spam email

An internet service provider has issued a warning over a counterfeit BT email.

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Monday, 11th July 2011, 12:31:31

ETH Zurich adopts IBM cloud computing services

ETH Zurich adopts IBM cloud computing services

Science and technology university ETH Zurich is set to adopt cloud computing to continue its development of antibiotics.

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 Friday, 8th July 2011, 17:18:54

HD video streaming facility to be installed on International Space Station

HD video streaming facility to be installed on International Space Station

Members of the public will be able to watch footage from space using video streaming after a recent announcement..

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Friday, 8th July 2011, 14:30:41

Software-as-a-Service revenue 'set to soar by 2015'

Software-as-a-Service revenue 'set to soar by 2015'

Gartner has predicted substantial growth for Software-as-a-Service..

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 Thursday, 7th July 2011, 17:09:46

Microsoft tops list of unified communications vendors

Microsoft tops list of unified communications vendors

Microsoft unified communications has achieved the top spot in a new Vendor Matrix released by ABI Research..

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 Thursday, 7th July 2011, 13:46:43

ICSPA launches internet security crackdown

ICSPA launches internet security crackdown

The ICSPA has announced the launch of a new scheme created to combat the increasing threat of cyber crime..

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Wednesday, 6th July 2011, 16:53:40

Olsen twins ecommerce now available

Olsen twins ecommerce now available

Actresses Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have launched their new ecommerce venture..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


 Wednesday, 6th July 2011, 14:56:35

A&N Media begins use of Microsoft Office 365

A&N Media begins use of Microsoft Office 365

Publishing company A&N Media has adopted Microsoft Office 365 for its advancements to cloud services..

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 Tuesday, 5th July 2011, 15:15:07

Security threat statistics 'should act as wake-up call for businesses'

Security threat statistics 'should act as wake-up call for businesses'

Research conducted by Kaspersky Lab has highlighted the prevalence of online security threats for businesses..

categories:  |  Security  |  


 Tuesday, 5th July 2011, 12:59:53

Businesses use video streaming for Wimbledon viewing

Businesses use video streaming for Wimbledon viewing

Office workers appear to have utilised video streaming technology to watch Wimbledon in the workplace..

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Monday, 4th July 2011, 17:20:41

Hungary makes changes to domain name regulations

Hungary makes changes to domain name regulations

The Hungarian government has made changes to domain name regulations in a bid to reduce registration time for '.hu' applications..

categories:  |  Domain Names  |  


 Monday, 4th July 2011, 16:50:33

Experts predict cloud services spending surge

Experts predict cloud services spending surge

The popularity of cloud computing among businesses is expected to reach new heights over the coming months..

categories:  |  Virtualisation / The Cloud  |  


 Monday, 4th July 2011, 12:25:32

Reliable broadband connection 'could provide video streaming opportunities'

Reliable broadband connection 'could provide video streaming opportunities'

Businesses could be able to stream videos at a faster rate as a result of increased broadband funding in North Yorkshire..

categories:  |  CDN / Networks / Streaming  |  


 Friday, 1st July 2011, 17:05:01

Microsoft Office 365 'will offer more resilience than previous models'

Microsoft Office 365 'will offer more resilience than previous models'

Businesses have been reassured about the resilience of Microsoft Office 365..

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 Friday, 1st July 2011, 16:18:47

Ecommerce news: Mobile payment users on increase

Ecommerce news: Mobile payment users on increase

Mobile payments are expected to be the next big thing for ecommerce, with experts predicting further increases in the near future..

categories:  |  Ecommerce  |  


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