A social network developed during telepresence meetings is fighting for the $50,000 Innovation prize

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HP gives the mainframe-oriented operating system OpenVMS, a new lease of life

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All bets are off, as criminals fleece Paddy Power of its customer records - four years ago

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The security of USB devices is fundamental broken by a hack that cannot be detected, warns researchers


AMD offers its Seattle ARM-based server chips to the developer community

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Hewlett-Packard makes a significant investment in the Hadoop distribution vendor Hortonworks

Big Blue adds some go-faster communications tech to its SoftLayer Cloud platform for speedy data transfers

Two arrests made in London as police swoop on international gang that defrauded eBay’s online ticketing service

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Samsung profit falls, as research suggests Android is on the verge of turning smartphone platforms into a one-horse race

Mozilla resolves its leadership troubles as interim CEO Chris Beard is appointed permanent chief exec

Fresh doubts about the future of Tizen are raised by latest delay, which Samsung says is to allow for the development of the operating system’s ecosystem