Big Blue appears set on a dual strategy to offload hardware businesses as quickly as possible, while snapping up software and cloud companies with equal speed.
Barker Bites Back
A look at some newsy stuff and interesting bits as well as those hopefully amusing byways of technology.
Colin Barker is based in London and is Senior Reporter for ZDNet. He has been writing about the IT business for some 30-plus years. He still enjoys it.
If CIOs are feeling under pressure from a barrage of new technologies from mobile through big data then it’s time to think like a venture capitalist and look for opportunities says the consultants Deloittes.
News that Sony is considering selling its PC business prompted me to dig out my first Vaio laptop - an unusual device that gave you four computers in one.
World's first electronic computing ran for the first time 70 years ago today.
Sony is in talks with an investment company about selling its Vaio PC business.
Senior managers are shifting their focus away from raw skills and towards more broadly focused people when recruiting data managers.
The notification system that will tell you when you need to be somewhere is now coming to desktops as well as mobile
How is the active life of a piece of computer hardware? Three years, four or five? Well if my beloved first-generation iPad is anything to go by, three years may be all you get.
How easy is it to build an app using Amazon's cloud computing environment? I gave it a go to find out.
Chistmas is coming and hopefully its bringing gift tokens with and if it does, why not settle down with one of these tech books?