Operating systems software

  • February 28, 2011 28 Feb'11

    Gmail bug hits 150,000 users

    Around 150,000 Gmail account holders were hit by a system glitch at the weekend which reset their accounts, losing e-mails, attachments and Google Chat logs.

  • February 10, 2011 10 Feb'11

    Social media policy: Seven questions to ask

    Businesses must create a social media policy to guide employees using social networks and micro-blogging sites, according to Gartner.

  • February 10, 2011 10 Feb'11

    Mobile workers practise lax security

    More than half of Europeans practise unsafe networking when they work away from the office, according to research by German remote access experts NCP Engineering.

  • February 03, 2011 03 Feb'11

    OFT to investigate e-book pricing

    The Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is launching an investigation into e-book pricing.

  • February 01, 2011 01 Feb'11

    ARM grows profits 47% in Q4 2010

    UK-based chip developer, ARM, has reported growth in profits and sales following increased demand for smartphone and tablet licences in the fourth quarter of 2010.

  • January 28, 2011 28 Jan'11

    LinkedIn reveals plans for an IPO

    Professional networking site LinkedIn has revealed plans to raise up to $175m (£110m) in an initial public offering (IPO).

  • January 21, 2011 21 Jan'11

    Larry Page reclaims Google chief executive post from Eric Schmidt

    Google co-founder Larry Page is to take over as chief executive in April from Eric Schmidt, who will then become executive chairman.

  • January 07, 2011 07 Jan'11

    Google revamps Apps Engine

    Google has revamped its App Engine to combat reliability issues in its Datastore.

  • January 06, 2011 06 Jan'11

    CES 2011: Steve Ballmer heralds new era of technology

    Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer highlighted that the next version of Windows will be the first to run on ARM processors in his keynote address at the opening of the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.

  • January 05, 2011 05 Jan'11

    BCS CEO David Clarke talks about the future of the IT industry

    David Clarke, CEO of the chartered institute of computing the BCS, talks to Computer Weekly about being awarded an MBE, the future of the IT profession and tackling a membership revolt against his leadership last year.