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Tech spending to jump globally in 2014, analysts predict

IT spending is projected to total 3.8 trillion dollars globally in 2014, according to Gartner.

Cryptolocker ransomware `infects about 250,000 PCs` since September

A powerful form of ransomware, Cryptolocker, has infected about quarter of a million Windows computers, a new report by security researchers has revealed.

10-sec electron dance key step towards quantum PCs

An international team of researchers have achieved a 100-fold increase in the ability to maintain control over the spins of electrons in a solid material, which is a key step in the development of ultrafast quantum computers.

Hackers attack PCs using iTunes email offer

Criminals are hacking into people`s computers by sending a fake email which offers credit for iTunes music, games and video.

Cyber criminals in India creating botnets to capture PCs

Cyber criminals in India are increasingly looking at creating botnets to spread viruses.

Now, nano-based technology that can make PCs much faster

Communication devices will soon turn smaller, more flexible and more powerful, thanks to a nano-based technology that can make computers and the Internet hundreds of times faster.