Michael Rundle

REVIEW: Google HP Chromebook 11

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Tech

Google's HP-built Chromebook 11 is a cut-price laptop running Chrome OS, and is available online for just £230. Key Features: 11.6-inch IPS dis...

Message to Big Business: It's Time to Champion the Little Guy

Emma L. Jones | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK
Emma L. Jones

So, large companies, I hope you won't mind that this post is written for you. It's my thoughts on how, in five steps, you can become a favourable brand to millions of small businesses across Britain. So listen up!

One Giant Leap in Gestural Interface: Leap Motion First Look

Dan Machen | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Tech
Dan Machen

At 24, the two co-founders of Leap Motion - Michael Buckwald and David Holz could be described as Wunderkind, but to label them as such, is disservice to the maturity and value of their vision.

Worlds Fastest - And Biggest - Phones Among Early News At Mobile World Congress

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.04.2013 | UK Tech

The Mobile World Congress conference has kicked off in Barcelona, with an absolutely enormous Samsung mobile phone-tablet hybrid among the first annou...

HP Replaced As World's Top PC Maker By Chinese Firm

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Tech

The world of PCs has a new champion. Probably. Chinese computer makers Lenovo have replaced Hewlett-Packard as the world's largest PC producer. ...

Data Scientists: Prospecting for Gold in the Mines of Big Data

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

In the age of internet, big data has just become more commonplace and accessible. And it is growing, fast, and at astronomical rates. Every time we log onto the internet, every time we post on Facebook or Twitter, or purchase something on Amazon or EBay, or just do a Google search, we leave a trail of data. And all this goes into the databases of these websites or companies.

Information technology careers promise an open field for driven graduates

Nick Wilson | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Tech
Nick Wilson

This is a pivotal time for the UK. Economic growth and a strong technology sector demand that business and UK education work towards the same goals in order to create highly skilled young people that have the ability to strengthen UK industry. Universities need to be flexible and address the needs of students.

I'm Ready For a Harry Potter Remake!

Selina Wilken | Posted 30.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Selina Wilken

Having been to the Harry Potter Studio Tour at Leavesden, I now know exactly what went in to making the movies (spoiler alert: it's a lot!), and I am incredibly impressed. That said, I'm still all about an eventual remake putting a fresh spin on the story!

Harry Potter Fans, Want to Get Married at Hogwarts?

Selina Wilken | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Selina Wilken

Today I took part in a Harry Potter Studios press tour, and one of the things I took away from the day was a bit of a scoop: one staff member indicated to me that they are looking into making it possible for fans to have their wedding ceremonies in the set of the Great Hall of Hogwarts!

Tech Skills to Pay the UK's Bills

Nick Wilson | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK Tech
Nick Wilson

Everybody I speak to in the IT industry agrees that the lack of job-focused IT skills in UK school leavers and graduates is causing recruitment problems in the technology sector at a time when we wrestle with unemployment across the country.

Accio Oscars! Why 'Harry Potter' Needs to Sweep the 2012 Academy Awards

Selina Wilken | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Entertainment
Selina Wilken

Here's why Harry Potter needs to pull a Lord of the Rings and sweep the Oscars in 2012.

Risk of Recession Fuels Rise in 'HP Divorces'

Ed Kitchen | Posted 19.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Ed Kitchen

There are few words in the English language which generate such a response as 'recession'.

DWP Offshoring U-Turn a Pyrrhic Victory for British IT Workers

Mark Hillary | Posted 21.11.2011 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

It's a week now since technology giant Hewlett Packard (HP) tore up their plan to send 200 IT support jobs for the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) offshore to India. Faced with the target of a 40 per cent cut in department costs it seems the DWP was willing to 'offshore' the jobs to a lower cost location, but as the celebrations die down have any jobs really been saved?

HP Touchpads Back On Sale In UK

Melanie Hick | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK Tech

The HP Touchpad made a surprise return to UK stores today, after a firesale that saw all of the 16gb models sold-out in August. PC World re-introd...

Why Apple's Rivals Should Give up Selling Tablets

Matthew Hussey | Posted 07.11.2011 | UK Tech
Matthew Hussey

Apple have won the tablet battle - but there are wars elsewhere in the technology market still to be won.

Cheap HP Touchpads: To Buy Or Not To Buy?

Melanie Hick | Posted 24.10.2011 | UK

HP's August 18 bombshell announcement that it would kill off the HP TouchPad tablet has sent tech bargain hunters out onto the street. The abandoned t...