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Apple to stop selling Bose products as it settles Beats patent dispute

Apple to stop selling Bose products as it settles Beats patent dispute

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Bose has settled a patent dispute with Apple-owned Beats as the iPhone-maker prepares to remove all Bose audio products from its retail stores.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 14th 2014 at 11:16AM
Crucial: We're seeing good adoption of DDR4

Crucial: We're seeing good adoption of DDR4

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Memory specialist Crucial has told PCR that sales of its DDR4 DRAM modules are steady, with an increase expected in 2015.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 14th 2014 at 11:01AM
1m users sign up for Windows 10 preview in first two weeks

1m users sign up for Windows 10 preview in first two weeks

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Microsoft has revealed that it has already seen one million installations of the Windows 10 Technical Preview.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 14th 2014 at 10:45AM
Google: Amazon is our biggest rival, not Microsoft

Google: Amazon is our biggest rival, not Microsoft

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Google chairman Eric Schmidt has revealed that Amazon is its biggest search competitor.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 14th 2014 at 10:19AM

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Store of the month: Speedy PCs

Store of the month: Speedy PCs

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Laura Barnes sits down with Speedy PCs’ technical director, Azeem Anwar, to find out if wearable tech will have an impact on the business and how they help customers who ...

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Oct 14th 2014 at 10:00AM
Northamber joins Boot Camp North line-up

Northamber joins Boot Camp North line-up

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Northamber has signed up to exhibit at PCR's Boot Camp North expo and conference.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 14th 2014 at 9:32AM
Which devices will provide the biggest opportunities in the next 5 years?

Which devices will provide the biggest opportunities in the next 5 years?

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Mike Buley, retail director at Exertis, discusses the expansion of smart home devices and how they can help resellers make more money in the future...

on Oct 14th 2014 at 9:30AM
Six UK tech firms make Sunday Times Top Track list

Six UK tech firms make Sunday Times Top Track list

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Computers Unlimited, Midwich, Kaspersky, VIP Computers, Softcat and Kelway have all made their way into this year’s Top Track 250.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 13th 2014 at 11:05AM

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Jessops returns to profit and opens new stores

Jessops returns to profit and opens new stores

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Jessops has reached sales of over £56 million, with an operating profit of £280,000 in its first full financial year since reopening.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Oct 13th 2014 at 10:59AM
Entatech to show off new retail product range at Boot Camp North

Entatech to show off new retail product range at Boot Camp North

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Entatech will show off its increased retail product offering at PCR Boot Camp North next month.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 13th 2014 at 10:38AM
Security roundup: Dropbox bug can wipe files from the cloud

Security roundup: Dropbox bug can wipe files from the cloud

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This week we take a look at Dropbox’s syncing issue, a Facebook scam targeting Emma Watson fans, and the largest ever study of European data privacy breaches.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 13th 2014 at 10:32AM
Samsung develops 5x faster Wi-Fi technology

Samsung develops 5x faster Wi-Fi technology

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Samsung has developed new technology that boosts Wi-Fi speeds up to five times faster than current speeds.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Oct 13th 2014 at 10:31AM

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Synaxon signs deal with backup and virtualisation specialists NetJapan

Synaxon signs deal with backup and virtualisation specialists NetJapan

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Dealer services group Synaxon UK has partnered with backup, disaster recovery and virtualisation software provider NetJapan.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 13th 2014 at 10:24AM
'Point of sale activation cards will disappear'

'Point of sale activation cards will disappear'

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Distributor Tech Data UK says point of sale activation (POSA) cards in retailers will die out.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 13th 2014 at 10:03AM
Apple expected to showcase new iPad Air 2 at October event

Apple expected to showcase new iPad Air 2 at October event

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Apple is expected to showcase the company’s latest devices, including a new iPad Air 2, at an event on October 16th.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Oct 10th 2014 at 11:45AM

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Microsoft CEO comes under fire over comments on women's pay

Microsoft CEO comes under fire over comments on women's pay

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has been criticised by several users on social network Twitter after making comments about women's pay.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 10th 2014 at 11:27AM
Amazon to open first physical store?

Amazon to open first physical store?

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Etailer Amazon is said to be planning to open its first physical store in Manhattan.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Oct 10th 2014 at 11:02AM
Lenovo unveils Yoga Tablet 2 Pro with built-in projector

Lenovo unveils Yoga Tablet 2 Pro with built-in projector

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Lenovo has announced three new devices, one of which features a built-in projector.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Oct 10th 2014 at 10:39AM
Satya Nadella to give first talk in UK next month

Satya Nadella to give first talk in UK next month

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will make his first UK appearance next month in a talk that will outline how the firm is creating innovative future tech.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 10th 2014 at 10:36AM