Gadget Zone

As he prepares his shortlist for this year's annual gadget countdown, executive peripherals editor Nigel Harris looks back at the winners from previous years.

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Maverick tax software house Forbes Computer is pressing ahead with an iPad Self Assessment tax application and plans to release it in Apple’s iTunes store before January.

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Dismissed as little more than executive gadgets, tablet computers like Apple's iPad have become a convenient and practical tool for accountants, reports Bill Grabarek.

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In his annual "state of the industry" address, analyst Richard Holway warned of seismic shifts that are threatening the foundations of the technology industry.

At last year's IFA trade fair, I got the opportunity to play with the

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PC manufacturer Dell will this week hit back at iPad-mania with the introduction of its 5in Streak touch-screen tablet.

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A proposal buried in the depths of the Treasury’s Budget paperwork to increase the rate of VAT on consumer electronics to 20% has caused outrage among international technology suppliers and native

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A monthly round-up of product announcements and hardware industry news.

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Toshiba rolls out laptop upgrades

With Apple lining up one of the most hotly anticipated gadget launches since the iPhone – a new handheld flat-screen tablet device is expected to make its debut in California later today – the tech

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