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One month to go till PCR Woman of the Year - are you on the list?

One month to go till PCR Woman of the Year - are you on the list?

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The debut PCR Woman of the Year is happening in London on Friday October 17th – if you want to be there and support one of the 50 finalists, ...

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Sep 17th 2014 at 5:01PM
Dixons Carphone to save 800 Phones 4U jobs

Dixons Carphone to save 800 Phones 4U jobs

NEWS

Dixons Carphone has announced that it has reached a deal with Phones 4U’s administrators to offer jobs to 800 of its employees.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 17th 2014 at 2:10PM
First iPhone 6 reviews come in as iOS 8 launches

First iPhone 6 reviews come in as iOS 8 launches

NEWS

After the reveal of the iPhone 6 last week, the first reviews for the device have appeared online - and it's good news for Apple.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Sep 17th 2014 at 12:21PM
More women play video games than men in the UK

More women play video games than men in the UK

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A new study has found that women accounted for 52 per cent of people who’ve played some form of video game in the last six months in the UK.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 17th 2014 at 11:00AM

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Leaked Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 and 980 images emerge

Leaked Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 and 980 images emerge

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Images of the unannounced Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 and 980 graphics cards have seemingly hit the net.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 17th 2014 at 10:30AM
Vodafone and EE interested in buying Phones 4U stock and stores

Vodafone and EE interested in buying Phones 4U stock and stores

NEWS

The two mobile phone networks that did not renew their contracts with Phones 4U have both expressed an interest in acquiring the business after the retailer fell into administration.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 17th 2014 at 10:27AM
VR headset for iPad in production

VR headset for iPad in production

NEWS

The iPad Mini and iPhone 6 Plus could be converted into a portable virtual reality headset, thanks to Toronto design firm Metatecture.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Sep 17th 2014 at 10:18AM
See the latest Antec PC gear at Boot Camp North

See the latest Antec PC gear at Boot Camp North

NEWS

The latest Antec PC cases and power supplies will be on show at PCR Boot Camp North in November.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 17th 2014 at 10:07AM

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Tim Cook tells Apple customers it isn't a 'treasure trove of personal data' for NSA

Tim Cook tells Apple customers it isn't a 'treasure trove of personal data' for NSA

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Apple is not in the business of storing – or supplying – data about its customers, the tech giant's CEO Tim Cook has said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 17th 2014 at 9:55AM
Who are the best account managers in the UK channel?

Who are the best account managers in the UK channel?

NEWS

PCR is compiling a list of the top account managers in the UK PC and tech industry - and now's your chance to nominate them.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 16th 2014 at 11:47AM
Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 and 980 prices listed - report

Nvidia GeForce GTX 970 and 980 prices listed - report

NEWS

Pricing for Nvidia's expected upcoming graphics cards - the GeForce GTX 970 and 980 - has been revealed according to reports.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 16th 2014 at 11:22AM
'Phones 4U exit will not benefit indie retailers'

'Phones 4U exit will not benefit indie retailers'

NEWS

The exit of Phones 4U from the market would not have a notable impact on independent computer retailers and resellers, says analyst Kantar Worldpanel.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:55AM

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Lexmark evolving from hardware to 'solutions provider'

Lexmark evolving from hardware to 'solutions provider'

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Print vendor Lexmark says it is evolving from a traditional hardware provider to 'an end-to-end solutions provider' as it launches a new partner programme.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:39AM
Windows 9 reveal date set for September 30th

Windows 9 reveal date set for September 30th

NEWS

Microsoft’s new operating system Windows 9 is set to be shown off on September 30th for the first time.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:34AM
Behind the scenes at Stamford Hill Computers

Behind the scenes at Stamford Hill Computers

NEWS

Jade Burke spends the day with Tahir Muhammad, owner of Stamford Hill Computers, to discuss his business...

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:30AM
Intel interview: What is the chip maker doing in the PC gaming space?

Intel interview: What is the chip maker doing in the PC gaming space?

NEWS

Jade Burke speaks to Aaron Coday, director of visual computing engineering at Intel, about IoT crossing over into the gaming market and why PC games are a force to be ...

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:15AM

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Everything you need to know about PCR's Woman of the Year event

Everything you need to know about PCR's Woman of the Year event

NEWS

PCR publisher Andrew Wooden explains the reasons behind launching our very first awards dedicated solely to the many influential women working in the UK IT and tech industry, and why ...

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:00AM
Hatoful Boyfriend: Hands-on with the weirdest game on PC

Hatoful Boyfriend: Hands-on with the weirdest game on PC

NEWS

Originally released for PC in 2011, Japanese pigeon dating sim Hatoful Boyfriend has now been remastered in HD.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 16th 2014 at 9:39AM
Microsoft buys Minecraft for $2.5 billion

Microsoft buys Minecraft for $2.5 billion

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Microsoft has acquired Mojang - the creators of popular video game Minecraft - as expected.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 16th 2014 at 9:36AM
Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus see record pre-orders of 4m in 24 hours

Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus see record pre-orders of 4m in 24 hours

NEWS

Apple has announced a record number of first day pre-orders for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 15th 2014 at 5:22PM