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  1. September 17, 2014

    Bug in Apple’s HealthKit hits iOS 8 launch

    A bug in Apple’s new health and fitness tracking software left app developers scrambling and threatened to overshadow the...

  2. September 17, 2014

    Apple opens up with iOS 8 and targets the privacy high ground

    Apple claims its latest annual update to its operating system for iPhones and iPads is its “biggest iOS release ever”. Those...

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  1. September 16, 2014

    iColytes vs ’Droids in the battle of the smartphone

    Choosing a phone these days is a decision that’s tied up with one’s identity. Do you stand for the ease-of-use and superior...

  2. September 14, 2014

    Basic tech shortcuts for those who will never learn to code

    Coding is a hot skill to pick up. But most executives are probably not going to sign up for programming courses, so what...

  3. September 10, 2014

    New York Fashion Week: Day 6

    The Spring Summer 2015 contemporary collections on day six of New York Fashion Week were designed for the urban woman on the...

  4. FT Tech Hub

    September 9, 2014

    Hands on with the Apple Watch

    The design of Apple’s Watch draws on the heritage of the iPod and iPhone but wears its history lightly. It has clever new...

  5. Material World

    September 9, 2014

    The Apple Watch has arrived - and the front row of New York Fashion Week have given their verdict

    Proof that Apple was pitching its new Watch as its first official foray into style accessories was made evident during New...

  6. September 9, 2014

    Europe targets Google yet again

    Following the revelations by Edward Snowden into mass surveillance by US spying agencies, the public mood in Europe has...

  7. September 9, 2014

    Apple unveils watch, wallet and big phone

    Apple sought to recapture a decisive lead over the rest of the personal tech industry, unveiling its first large-screen...

  8. September 9, 2014

    iPhone 6 will be ‘biggie’ in sales, says Dixons Carphone chief

    Dixons Carphone, the newly merged UK technology retailer, said it expected the new Apple iPhone 6 to boost sales when stock...

  9. September 9, 2014

    Apple iWatch makes an impact before release

    The impact of Apple’s new fitness-tracking device is already being felt in the wearable technology market, even before its...

  10. September 8, 2014

    The enduring appeal of mechanical watches

    In San Francisco on Tuesday, Apple chief executive Tim Cook is expected to launch, alongside some updated iPhones, a...

  11. September 5, 2014

    Swiss watch industry awaits Apple smartwatch

    Consumers have been bombarded by smartwatch launches by some of the world’s biggest technology companies in the past year....

  12. September 5, 2014

    Savelli holds the line with emerald-encrusted smartphone

    Losing a phone is inconvenient. Losing a £145,000 limited edition Emerald Insane smartphone by Savelli, one of only eight in...

  13. September 5, 2014

    Apple faces big challenge of dazzling consumers with new iPhone

    Seminal Apple moments Apple is not just unveiling a new iPhone next week. It is reintroducing the company. That is the buzz...

  14. September 3, 2014

    Apple’s rivals plan to revamp products ahead of iPhone 6 launch

    With the launch of Apple’s iPhone 6 only days away, rivals in the US and Asia have revealed their plans of how they intend...

  15. August 29, 2014

    Apple keeps fans waiting for wearable device

    Apple investors have been waiting for years, with growing impatience, for its first new product line since the iPad. But...

  16. August 29, 2014

    Google tests drone deliveries in Australia

    Google’s experimental X lab has been quietly testing drone deliveries in Australia, the search company revealed on Thursday,...

  17. August 28, 2014

    Chipmaker CSR rejects Microchip Technology offer

    CSR, the UK chipmaker, said it rejected a takeover approach from Microchip Technology, a larger US rival, as it became the...

  18. FT Tech Hub

    August 28, 2014

    Coolest Cooler raises $10.7m to break Kickstarter record

    The Kickstarter community has funded many innovations in the past few years. The Pebble smartwatch raised $10.3m in 2012,...

  19. August 19, 2014

    Apple shares close at record high

    Apple shares closed above $100 on Tuesday, beating their previous high after almost two years, as investors anticipate the...

  20. August 19, 2014

    Apps: Growing pains

    Stuart Hall confesses that when he sat down to write his 7 Minute Workout app, he had to use Google to find out what a plank...

  21. FT Alphaville

    August 19, 2014

    Apple watch watch: wrist excitement delayed

    The lack of smoke signals and reports of millions of wearable devices actually going into production have led KGI Securities...

  22. August 4, 2014

    Retail banks go digital with gusto

    When Britain’s first telephone bank opened in 1989, it claimed to be from the future. In a television advert marking the...

  23. July 29, 2014

    Time for business to experiment with wearables

    From digital wrist bands and smart watches to intelligent skin patches and head-mounted displays, this is the year of...

  24. July 25, 2014

    Highlights from this week’s Investors Chronicle

    Buy: IG Group (IGG) Volatility may start to pick up later this year, but expansion into stockbroking should generate revenue...

  25. FT Tech Hub

    July 23, 2014

    littleBits brings a DIY approach to the internet of things

    Nest’s smart thermostat costs $250. littleBits wants you to make your own for $59. The New York start-up was founded by...

  26. July 22, 2014

    Digital engagement and the market of one

    In 2011, global software company Adobe had one of the most visited sites on the internet with more than 35m unique visitors...

  27. July 22, 2014

    Apple eyes return to glory days of $100 share price

    Apple investors will be watching eagerly to see if Tuesday's quarterly earnings report can push the iPhone maker’s share...

  28. July 22, 2014

    Shift from 3G to 4G devices hits Arm royalties

    Arm‘s royalties grew only 2 per cent in the second quarter in dollar terms, as the Cambridge-based chip designer blamed...

  29. July 15, 2014

    Intel beats expectations as PC shipments rise

    Intel beat expectations and raised its full-year sales forecast on Tuesday as the market for personal computers, most of...

  30. July 15, 2014

    Big pharma teams up with big data

    Big pharma and Silicon Valley have been circling one another for some time, looking for ways in which they might harness the...

  31. July 15, 2014

    Google and Novartis to develop ‘smart’ contact lens for diabetics

    Google has struck a deal with Novartis to jointly develop “smart” contact lenses in the first alliance of its kind between...

  32. MBA blog

    July 10, 2014

    Summer projects and a peek at fashion tech

    While our classes and exams are over, we still have to complete our summer field projects before we can graduate. The field...

  33. FT Tech Hub

    July 8, 2014

    5 things to know about Samsung's guidance

    To accompany its preliminary quarterly earnings guidance on Tuesday, Samsung Electronics for the first time issued an...

  34. July 7, 2014

    Electronic gadgets must work to be allowed on flights to US

    Passengers travelling to the US will have to prove their electronic gadgets are working, and not packed with explosives, or...

  35. July 7, 2014

    Beware what wearable technology tells the market about CEO health

    While waiting in a big Manhattan hospital about 15 years ago, I glimpsed the chairman of one of the world’s biggest banks in...

  36. July 6, 2014

    ZTE cautious on smartwatch outlook

    ZTE, the Chinese handset maker that has been among the early developers of a smartwatch, has yet to decide when to launch...

  37. July 4, 2014

    GoPro: a media empire?

    Falling quarterly revenues. Rising inventories. Declining profit margins. A core technology that is not proprietary, yet is...

  38. July 1, 2014

    UK cinemas ban Google Glass

    Just a week after Google started selling its £1,000 Glass headset in the UK, the country’s cinemas have banned people from...

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