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VW’s ‘neat hack’ exposes danger of corporate software

For anyone interested in what is laughingly known as “corporate responsibility”, the Volkswagen emissions-fraud scandal is a gift that keeps on giving. Apart from...

Steve Jobs’s new trick: the Apple tablet

Feverish speculation all over the internet, gadget shoppers nearing mass hysteria and pundits predicting our lives will never be the same. It must mean...

Apple Macs targeted by KeRanger ransomware for first time

Apple customers were targeted by hackers over the weekend in the first campaign against Macintosh computers using a pernicious type of software known as...

Apple unveils its latest innovation, the laptop that fits in an envelope

Apple has already made waves with its iPod, iPhone and trendy desktop computers, but last night the company threw out a new challenge to...

Should I buy a PC or Mac for working from home?

I retired from office life some years ago, but I am about to start working from home, for a lawyer. I have an iPhone...

A brief guide to everything that’s annoying about Apple

Is this the beginning of the end for Apple? The tech giant’s inexorable growth has been a given for most of the 21st century...

Guardian’s destroyed Snowden laptop to feature in major V&A show

  The remains of computers used to store top-secret documents leaked by the NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, which were symbolically destroyed by Guardian editors while...

Apple’s ‘force touch’ and ‘taptic engine’ explained

Apple’s new super-thin MacBook comes with a new trackpad technology that detects the force of a tap or press and is expected to be...

An insider’s guide to Fez: Ceramics, courtyards and Macbook decals

In five words Winding alleys and open courtyards. What sound defines your city? ‘Issawa is a traditional Moroccan Sufi genre of music, heard during familial celebrations: engagements,...

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Google wins six-year legal battle with Oracle over Android code copyright

Google has won a six-year court case brought by software firm Oracle, which claimed Google had infringed its copyright by using 11,500 lines of...

Google adds gestures and features to Android Wear in reply to Apple Watch

Google is updating its Android Wear software for smartwatches bringing a range of new gestures and features in an attempt to counter the Apple...

The 50 best Android apps of 2013

Google ended 2013 with more than a million Android apps on its Google Play store, and a commanding share of the smartphone market –...