Hardware

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TCO Certified Focuses On Extending Product Life Cycle

Updated criteria to aid in responsible purchasing choices. Earlier this week, the world-leading sustainability certification for IT products, TCO Certified, launched the latest generation – the eigth, in fact – of its set of criteria. The TCO Certified labelling scheme is the brainchild of Sweden-based TCO Development, and the scheme exists to help drive progress towards […]Read more »

Surface Go Adds 4G

Mobile connectivity gives Microsoft tablet a fresh look. During the summer, while we were all sweltering amid what would eventually turn out to be the joint hottest on record, Microsoft launched a tablet that could genuinely be seen as an alternative to Apple’s iPad (and Google’s Chromebooks, to boot). The light Surface Go tablet featured Windows […]Read more »

It’s World Ecolabel Day!

Support sustainable IT products I’m not going to lie – there are more exciting days to celebrate. Birthdays, Easter, the launch of a a new Avengers film, to name but three. But World Ecolabel Day, which is today, is important, nonetheless. The initiative, of which Sweden-based TCO Development is a member, is designed to be a […]Read more »

Peripheral Vision: The Importance Of External Devices

Is your business using the right computing equipment? When considering IT budgets and workstation setups, it’s perhaps understandable that computer peripherals might not stir up much passionate debate. If a brand new laptop, desktop PC or smartphone are blockbuster purchases, peripherals are all too easily viewed as the bargain basement purchase from the local supermarket. It’s […]Read more »

Foreshadow Is Part Of A Long-Term Problem, Says Security Expert

SonicWall’s CEO, Bill Conner, explains why processor vulnerabilities like Foreshadow aren’t going away. Foreshadow, the hardware-level processor flaw recently discovered in Intel chips isn’t the first of its kind – and won’t be the last. At the beginning of the year, there was widespread panic about Spectre and Meltdown, and although patches have been released to mitigate […]Read more »