July update brings useful features to Office for Android

There is good news for subscribers of Microsoft Office 365 who have installed the company’s productivity suite on their Android phones, tablets or other devices. The latest update includes several... Read more >

Date 17 July 2018
Microsoft announces cheaper Surface Go tablet

Microsoft is entering the lower bracket of the personal computing market by launching a relatively small, cheap $399 (£301.80) Surface Go tablet that competes with Apple’s most affordable iPads. The... Read more >

Date 17 July 2018
Cloud computing creating new jobs across the world

Within the next five years, estimates indicate that automation could cancel out about five million jobs. Fortunately, as they disappear, new jobs take their place. 80% of the jobs one might see seven... Read more >

Date 17 July 2018
Chinese scientists make a breakthrough in quantum computing

Quantum computing has become the buzzword of the early 21st century. From the Western world to Asia, everyone is trying to get a head start in this futuristic technology. It seems the Chinese have,... Read more >

Date 06 July 2018
ARM brings smartphone performance closer to that of laptops

The next generation of smartphones will likely come with more computing power. This follows Arm's recently-announced newest hardware upgrades. According to the firm, its new Mali-G76 GPU and... Read more >

Date 06 July 2018
Microsoft submerges data centre off Orkney coast

In an attempt to boost energy efficiency, Microsoft has submerged a data centre off the Orkney coast. It is powered by a cable running under the sea, which also sends data onshore and to the Internet. Read more >

Date 06 July 2018
Microsoft launches news app for Android and iOS

Microsoft recently launched its new Microsoft News app for Android and iOS. According to the firm, this will “keep you informed in an easily accessible, compressive, and trustworthy way.” On Android... Read more >

Date 06 July 2018
Report says IoT currently in a consolidation phase

A new report released by IoT analysts, Berg Insight, shows that the international market for Internet of Things application enablement and device management platforms reached $1.1bn (upwards of... Read more >

Date 06 July 2018
Smart buildings and appliances mean insurance must evolve

By the end of this year, over one billion Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and devices will be fitted in commercial properties. These ‘smart buildings’ are more convenient and efficient than their... Read more >

Date 06 July 2018
Microsoft taps NZ firm for BBC Good Food app

Microsoft has just, again, recognised NV Interactive, a digital agency from New Zealand, in this year's Worldwide Partner of the Year Awards. The agency was named as a finalist in the hotly contested... Read more >

Date 06 July 2018