Hardware

What is BYOD?
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Business strategy

What is BYOD?

We explain what Bring Your Own Device means and how to implement a successful company strategy
26 Jul 2021
5G FWA could 'halve the cost' of rural full-fibre rollout
Aerial view video of telecommunication tower in the countryside farming fields with 4G, 5G cellular network antennas.
5G

5G FWA could 'halve the cost' of rural full-fibre rollout

Three and CCS Insight are calling on the government to reconsider its reliance on fibre technology
26 Jul 2021
Intel warns global chip shortage could last until 2023
Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger
components

Intel warns global chip shortage could last until 2023

Warnings of an acute supply problem in the next quarter come as Intel reports flat revenues for Q2 2021
26 Jul 2021
TSMC mulls Germany for first European chip plant
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Hardware

TSMC mulls Germany for first European chip plant

The move comes as countries around the world continue to try and attract chipmakers to their territories amid a global chip shortage
26 Jul 2021
ZINFI updates PRM platform to meet hybrid workforces’ needs
Man works remotely on a laptop
remote access

ZINFI updates PRM platform to meet hybrid workforces’ needs

New features connect widely dispersed, multilingual business teams
23 Jul 2021
What is LTE?
LTE technology
Network & Internet

What is LTE?

A guide to the standard that helped launch the 4G revolution
23 Jul 2021
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
23 Jul 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm

We speak to a young entrepreneur who decided to go it alone
23 Jul 2021
Semiconductor leaders urge action on industry funding
A pile of discarded processors sorted on a bin in a recycling and recovery compound
Hardware

Semiconductor leaders urge action on industry funding

Congress must fund legislation, say auto, telco, and semiconductor groups
22 Jul 2021
What is a Bluetooth mesh network?
An office with an IoT device
Internet of Things (IoT)

What is a Bluetooth mesh network?

How Bluetooth enabled IoT devices are creating automated working environments with seamless integration
22 Jul 2021
Apple reportedly planning all-5G iPhone lineup for 2022
The inside of an iPhone and the chips that power it
Hardware

Apple reportedly planning all-5G iPhone lineup for 2022

The will include a revamped iPhone SE, its budget handset, that will use Qualcomm’s 5G technology
21 Jul 2021
Asus Chromebox 4 review: Capable, versatile, but not fast
A photograph of the Asus Chromebox 4 sat on a table
Hardware

Asus Chromebox 4 review: Capable, versatile, but not fast

The Chromebox is affordable and packed with features - is it the ideal Chrome OS PC?
21 Jul 2021
5 best mechanical keyboards of 2021
Mechanical keyboard with multi-colored lighting
Hardware

5 best mechanical keyboards of 2021

Mechanical keyboards for when you want the feel and feedback that most normal keyboards lack
20 Jul 2021
Hackers abuse single bit change in Intel CPU register to evade detection
Macro view of modern multicore CPU processor in human hand with PC computer motherboard in background
malware

Hackers abuse single bit change in Intel CPU register to evade detection

Palo Alto Networks discovers that Trap Flag is being abused to notify malware it is being analyzed
20 Jul 2021
7 Best Keyboards of 2021
Keyboard with red-glowing keys
Hardware

7 Best Keyboards of 2021

From writers to gamers, a good keyboard is a worthwhile investment
19 Jul 2021
Pegasus: Report finds spyware used to target journalists, activists
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spyware

Pegasus: Report finds spyware used to target journalists, activists

NSO Group sold the surveillance tool to authoritarian governments, investigation finds
19 Jul 2021
Ericsson and Verizon reach multi-year agreement on 5G
5G graphic
5G

Ericsson and Verizon reach multi-year agreement on 5G

New deal will help Verizon strengthen and expand its 5G ultra-wideband network
16 Jul 2021
What is a GPU?
A GPU model against a black background
Hardware

What is a GPU?

GPUs aren't just good for gaming - they have business applications too
16 Jul 2021
Intel reportedly in talks to acquire GlobalFoundries for $30 billion
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Hardware

Intel reportedly in talks to acquire GlobalFoundries for $30 billion

GlobalFoundries executives claim not to be involved in the discussions
16 Jul 2021
The future of m-commerce
Man using mobile payments in front of a night background
Mobile

The future of m-commerce

M-commerce has come a long way since the term was coined in 1997, but how will it change in future to meet customer expectations?
16 Jul 2021
Xiaomi overtakes Apple as world’s second-largest smartphone vendor
A hand holding the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 smartphone
Mobile Phones

Xiaomi overtakes Apple as world’s second-largest smartphone vendor

The Chinese tech giant now occupies a 17% share of the global smartphone shipments market
16 Jul 2021
Lantronix adds zero-touch automation to its SaaS platform
Person on a smartphone standing on a city sidewalk
software as a service (SaaS)

Lantronix adds zero-touch automation to its SaaS platform

Update allows remote installation of Lantronix’s IoT and OOB devices
15 Jul 2021
Porsche Design AOC Agon PD27 review: Underwhelming under the hood
A photograph of the Porsche Design AOC Agon PD27 on a table
monitors

Porsche Design AOC Agon PD27 review: Underwhelming under the hood

This motorsport-inspired monitor can’t keep pace with rivals
15 Jul 2021