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Vodafone to open 150 new UK stores, creating 1,400 jobs

Vodafone to open 150 new UK stores, creating 1,400 jobs

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Vodafone has unveiled plans to invest £100 million into the UK’s High Street by opening 150 new stores.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Apr 3rd 2014 at 10:26AM
Dixons sold one Chromcast every 4.5 seconds at launch

Dixons sold one Chromcast every 4.5 seconds at launch

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TV streaming device Google Chromecast sold one unit every 4.5 seconds in Dixons Retail (Currys/PC World) stores on launch day.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 3rd 2014 at 10:20AM
Novena is a DIY open-source laptop

Novena is a DIY open-source laptop

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A build-it-yourself open-source laptop has launched.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 3rd 2014 at 10:13AM
Software vendor Incomedia appoints UK distributor

Software vendor Incomedia appoints UK distributor

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PXS Distribution will supply multimedia software from Incomedia to retailers and resellers in the UK.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 3rd 2014 at 10:02AM

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How can we halt the PC sales decline?

How can we halt the PC sales decline?

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In another difficult year for the traditional computing market, IDC reported that UK PC shipments fell 12.6 per cent in 2013.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 9:00PM
Amazon FireTV set-top streaming box can also play games

Amazon FireTV set-top streaming box can also play games

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Amazon has revealed its own-brand set-top streaming box – the Amazon FireTV.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 4:43PM
OnBuy MD departs business

OnBuy MD departs business

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Cas Paton has left his role as MD of British online marketplace OnBuy.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 2:10PM
PayPal rival PayStand launches, accepts Bitcoin

PayPal rival PayStand launches, accepts Bitcoin

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A new payment service called PayStand has launched in the US. We chatted to CEO Jeremy Almond about the company’s plans for the UK and the possibility of accepting our ...

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 12:01PM

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Samsung and Lenovo launch new tablets

Samsung and Lenovo launch new tablets

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Samsung and Lenovo have both unveiled their latest Android tablet ranges.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 11:44AM
New microchip can withstand temperatures up to 300 degrees

New microchip can withstand temperatures up to 300 degrees

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A microchip which can withstand temperatures of up to 300 degrees Celsius has been successfully developed.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 10:49AM
'Virtual reality will be bigger than smartphones'

'Virtual reality will be bigger than smartphones'

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The founder and CEO of Gears of War developer Epic Games has said that virtual reality will overtake the smartphone market.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 10:32AM
Intel acquires NFC modem tech in $19.2m deal

Intel acquires NFC modem tech in $19.2m deal

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In a new agreement with Inside Secure, Intel is receiving the firm’s next generation NFC modem technology.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 10:20AM

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First British e-cigarette ban proposed

First British e-cigarette ban proposed

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The first restrictions to hit e-cigarette use in public places are being considered in Wales.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 10:19AM
Dennis Publishing sells Bit-Tech to David Ross

Dennis Publishing sells Bit-Tech to David Ross

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Online tech publisher David Ross has acquired consumer site Bit-Tech.Net.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 10:12AM
Midwich offers three-year warranty on 3D printers

Midwich offers three-year warranty on 3D printers

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Midwich says it has become the first specialist trade-only distributor to offer a three-year warranty on its 3D printers.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 9:58AM
Top five Windows XP migration products and services

Top five Windows XP migration products and services

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PCR rounds up the top five products, partners and services that can help you migrate from Windows XP.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 2nd 2014 at 8:30AM

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How to prepare for the end of Windows XP - one week to go

How to prepare for the end of Windows XP - one week to go

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In less than one week, Microsoft will drop support for Windows XP on April 8th. PCR takes a look at the effect it could have on businesses and consumers, and ...

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 1st 2014 at 4:20PM
Ingram Micro UK scoops top Cisco award

Ingram Micro UK scoops top Cisco award

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Ingram Micro UK has been awarded UK and Ireland Distributor of the Year and EMEAR Distributor of the Year at Cisco's partner summit event in Las Vegas.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 1st 2014 at 2:18PM
PCR Boot Camp 2014 Partner spotlight: Stock in the Channel

PCR Boot Camp 2014 Partner spotlight: Stock in the Channel

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As Stock in the Channel joins the growing ranks of PCR Boot Camp Exhibitors, we speak to Chairman and CEO Tony Meyers.  

Andrew Wooden
by Andrew Wooden
on Apr 1st 2014 at 11:43AM
Microsoft makes cloud, Xbox and devices leadership changes

Microsoft makes cloud, Xbox and devices leadership changes

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Microsoft has made a number of changes to the leadership of several of its biggest divisions.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Apr 1st 2014 at 11:40AM