Old phones making a comeback

Looking back for a better future With new product launches in the technology and communications markets, it’s often the case that the styling, as well as the features, is forward looking. Unfortunately this can mean that competing products can look similar and many of...

Bitcoin more valuable than gold

What is Bitcoin? Bitcoin is a digital web-based currency that operates without the need for central banks and uses highly secure encryption (a crypto-currency) to regulate the currency units and to verify transfers of funds. Bitcoin uses the ‘Blockchain’ technology....

Sage 50% price hike in April

Greater value from enhancements = pay more According to the letter, the stated reasons for the accounting-as-a-service company dramatically increasing the price of its SaaS Sage One (including Sage Intelligence Reporting) service include: Price / value re-alignment -...

IBM to offer Quantum Computing Service

More power, greater capabilities The service, which will be called IBM Q, will be the first time that a universal quantum computer has been commercially available. The big advantage of quantum computers is that they are exponentially more capable than existing...

Windows 10 programmable updates

Schedule your updates days in advance Microsoft has announced, via one of its many blog posts, that at any time within 3 days of being informed of when a security update (and perhaps a reboot) is required, Windows 10 (Home) users will very soon be able to schedule...