Posted by Sophie Hallam on 5th Oct 2016 in News Technology News

Blackberry is no longer producing its own mobile phones. In a sign of the times, blackberry has said that whilst it will continue to produce its iconic keypad phones, they will be made by an external partner. Any future handsets will also be produced externally. Since the launch of the iPhone in 2007, Blackberry has […]

Tim Cook has officially unveiled the iPhone 7, Apple’s first smartphone launch in two years. After some details were leaked, many in the media were waiting in anticipation of what else Apple would have up its sleeve.   In terms of headline changes, the answer is not very much. Apart from the removal of the […]

Microsoft has announced that its first UK cloud computing data centres are now up and running, and that their first clients will be the Ministry of Defence. Following a conversation between Mike Stone, the MoD’s CIO and Microsoft UK several years ago about the need for a UK data centre to meet stringent regulation, the […]

The culture within many SMEs is to see business IT as a cost – a necessary expense of the way we do business in the 21st century. Smart businesses, however, grasp the fact that their IT systems are an investment and can be key to manageable growth, scalability and profitability. An example would be a […]

According to IT security firm Malwarebytes, some 40% of businesses have now been threatened by a ransom-based attack. Their free research that you can access here ( shows that health and finance firms are primary targets, but with the trend growing at 44% a year, it won’t be long until they come calling at your […]