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February, 2009


February 10, 2009  4:47 PM

ComputerWeekly’s calendar of IT industry events

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events

We've been busy pulling together a calendar of events for the IT industry. I have pasted in below, but you can also find it on the main site and in the side bar of this blog.

If you think that we've missed any key events for the industry, send the details to us and we'll add them in....

February 10, 2009  10:44 AM

Every snow cloud has a mobile computing silver lining

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Mobile Computing, Orange, USB Modem

It's always interesting to see that when there some major event that disrupts the normal ebb and flow of business, such as the snow that hit the UK between 2 and 5 February 2009, there is usually some august body that estimates just how many...


February 6, 2009  11:04 AM

Netbooks backlash begins

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Dell, HP, Mobile Computing, toshiba

It was probably inevitable but just as the popularity of netbooks grows, so does the opposition towards them especially by that in the enterprise IT market.

 

One thing is absolutely...


February 3, 2009  1:54 PM

Snow angels! (Dr Who’s enemies at play)

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#uksnow, Cybermen, Daleks, Master

Gratuitously geeky snow pic, this one...

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February 3, 2009  12:04 PM

WFHers … its the right kind of snow, just the wrong amount

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snowmen, twitter, wfh

I loved Mayor Boris Johnson's quote yesterday to explain why Transport for London cancelled its buses and that the trains weren't running because of the snow. "It's the right kind of snow, just the wrong amount," said Boris.

This...


February 2, 2009  2:48 PM

Brueghel or Lowry? Nope, it’s just snow in South London

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Carshalton, sledging, Sutton

My mum just popped in on her way back from a walk into Carshalton to snow-spot, bringing with her these snaps of snow-scenes in Carshalton, south London. The sledging shot from Carshalton Park reminds me of Brueghel's snowy...

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February 2, 2009  2:02 PM

Snowbound in Sutton

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#uksnow, London, snow, Sutton

Here's why I couldn't get to the office today, even though I'm officially in Sutton already, as far as my postal address is concerned. This is the railway line into Sutton proper, which goes right past my flat, today looking unusually serene and pretty (and utterly untouched by...


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