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Google's Nexus 6P, 5X Smartphones Face Uphill Battle
Commentary  |  9/30/2015
The Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X, only available online, are best left to enthusiasts who want a pure Google experience.
Microsoft NYC Flagship Opens Oct. 26
News  |  9/30/2015
Microsoft announces grand opening dates for its first New York City flagship store and first international flagship location in Sydney.
Apple's Tim Cook Dishes On Microsoft, Enterprise Sales
News  |  9/30/2015
In a chat with Box co-founder and CEO Aaron Levie, Tim Cook discussed Apple's enterprise push and business partnerships.
13 Million iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus Smartphones Sold This Weekend
Commentary  |  9/28/2015
Apple smashed through last year's record-setting sales figure by 30% as consumers snapped up the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus in a buying frenzy.
Sprint Will Sit Out FCC Spectrum Auction In 2016
News  |  9/28/2015
Sprint will not participate in a new auction for bandwidth in the US. Instead, it's taking T-Mobile head-on with an alluring iPhone 6s deal.
Amazon Robotics: IoT In The Warehouse
News  |  9/28/2015
The real magic of robots and the Internet of Things is happening right now at Amazon's vast fulfillment warehouses in the US. See what it's all about, and learn how simple robotics can transform your organization's logistical needs.
iOS 9: 10 More Hidden Features To Explore
Slideshows  |  9/27/2015
Apple fortified iOS 9 with so many features, we're still discovering them. Here are 10 more tricks for iPhone and iPad users.
iPhone 6s: My Painless Experience At The Apple Store
Commentary  |  9/26/2015
Apple's new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s plus reached stores Sept. 25, but not as many people lined up to buy them as in previous launches.
iOS 9 Lacks App-Slicing Technology For Now
Commentary  |  9/26/2015
Apple promised that iOS 9 would offer App Thinning to trim down memory use in iPhones and other devices. However, some key app-slicing pieces are missing.
North America Is Out Of IPv4 Addresses: What's Next?
Commentary  |  9/25/2015
It's official: ARIN finds that North America no longer has any IPv4 address available. With IoT and mobile creating more demand, what's next?
BlackBerry Priv Will Be Company's First Android Smartphone
News  |  9/25/2015
Amid more losses, BlackBerry officially confirmed rumors that it's working on an Android-based smartphone. The Priv will be released later this year.
Microsoft, Baidu Deal Drives Windows 10 Adoption
News  |  9/24/2015
Microsoft announces a partnership with China's Baidu to broaden Windows 10 adoption in the world's most populated country.
iPhone 6s Debut: 7 Tips For Buyers
Slideshows  |  9/24/2015
There are more ways than ever to buy a new iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus. Here are some of the different angles to take toward smartphone nirvana.
T-Mobile Offers $5 iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus Deals
News  |  9/24/2015
The latest iteration of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus will set you back a hefty sum if you buy it outright, but T-Mobile has plans to help ease the pain.
Bitcoin, Security Concerns Drive Blockchain Technology Adoption
Commentary  |  9/22/2015
Surprising players, such as IBM, are adopting the blockchain technology known best for Bitcoin transactions.
WatchOS 2 Arrives As Apple Watch Sales Expand
Commentary  |  9/22/2015
After a delay, Apple has released its watchOS 2, the updated version of the Apple Watch operating system. It arrives as more stores begin selling the pricey wearable.
Microsoft Office 2016 Arrives, Office 365 Updated
News  |  9/22/2015
Sept. 22 marks the worldwide release of Office 2016 for Windows, with a new delivery model and apps designed to pair with Windows 10.
iPad Pro Vs. Competition: What's The Best Business Tablet?
Slideshows  |  9/22/2015
With the arrival of the iPad Pro, the tech world is talking about enterprise tablets. Which model is best for you?
iOS 9 Adoption Rate 'Fastest Ever,' Apple Claims
Commentary  |  9/21/2015
Apple claims more than half of all iOS devices have been updated to iOS 9 since the platform's release this month.
iOS 9: To Ad-Block Or Not To Ad-Block?
Commentary  |  9/21/2015
Marco Arment, who created one of the most popular ad-blocking tools for iOS 9, had second thoughts about what he created. Will other ad blockers follow, and will users care?
Apple Acquires Mapsense To Boost Location Visualization Offerings
News  |  9/21/2015
Apple has acquired location-based analytics and visualization developer Mapsense. The deal is only the most recent by Apple and other companies looking to scoop up location data visualization startups.
10 Cloud Storage Options For Your Personal Files
Slideshows  |  9/21/2015
There are many cloud service providers, and choosing the right one for your personal and business needs can be tricky. Here's a look at what the top vendors have to offer.
8 Raspberry Pi Tools That Fire Up Your Programming Skills
Slideshows  |  9/20/2015
The Raspberry Pi has changed the world of embedded servers. Now, it's time to change the way you write software for the tiny powerhouse. Bonus: All the tools featured here are available for free.
Windows 10 Hardware, Cortana Meets Salesforce: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  9/19/2015
Windows 10 and Cortana Analytics Suite were hot topics during a week when Microsoft also appointed a new company-wide president.
iOS 9 Adoption Reaches 20%, But Problems Abound
Commentary  |  9/18/2015
iPhone and iPad owners are upgrading to iOS 9 swiftly, but the process hasn't been smooth for everyone.
Nextbit Robin Smartphone Sports Cloud-Based Storage
News  |  9/18/2015
Nextbit's Robin smartphone uses the cloud to provide extra storage for users. It also offers a Qualcomm processor and the Android operating system.
iOS 9: 10 Tips And Tricks
Slideshows  |  9/18/2015
Apple packed a lot of changes into iOS 9, now available for iPhone and iPad. Here's your guide to navigating the new system.
Smartwatches, Activity Trackers Driving Wearables Beyond Healthcare
Commentary  |  9/17/2015
A new survey of large enterprises finds a good deal of interest in wearables, especially smartwatches, that is driving the market to look beyond novel healthcare and fitness uses.
WatchOS 2 Is A No-Show Thanks To Bug
Commentary  |  9/17/2015
Apple delayed distributing watchOS 2.0 for the Apple Watch due to "significant" software bug.
iOS 9 Released With Strong Adoption Expected
Commentary  |  9/16/2015
Apple's latest operating system, iOS 9, reaches iPhones, iPads, and iPods today. It introduces a range of new features, including a more powerful version of Siri.
iPhone 6s Vs. Galaxy S6: Which Premium Smartphone Is Best?
Commentary  |  9/16/2015
The choice between Apple's iPhone 6s and Samsung's Galaxy S6 boils down to a few key smartphone differentiators.
Google Guilty Of Abusing Its Mobile Search Dominance In Russia
News  |  9/15/2015
There are more antitrust woes for Google. This time they're in Russia, where the company could face unspecified fines or contract renegotiations with OEMs.
Apple Watch Owners Are Highly Satisfied
News  |  9/15/2015
A 451 Research survey finds early Apple watch adopters are exceedingly satisfied with the smartwatch. Many are also using it for health and fitness.
iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus Pre-Orders Could Set Record
Commentary  |  9/15/2015
Apple fans are pre-ordering the new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus at a furious pace. Some supplies are selling out ahead of the Sept. 25 launch.
Microsoft Unveiling Windows 10 Devices Oct. 6
News  |  9/15/2015
Microsoft has sent invitations to its Windows 10 hardware event in New York, where it will showcase new devices.
Apple Watch, Android Devices Driving Wearables Market
News  |  9/14/2015
The Apple Watch and Android-based wearable devices are expected to lead the market during the next four years, according to IDC latest report.
iPad Pro: 6 Pros, 4 Cons For Business Users
Slideshows  |  9/14/2015
The iPad Pro represents a sea change for Apple's tablet, which is now more than ever angling to replace your laptop.
iPhone 6s Rose Gold Is Early Apple Fan Favorite
News  |  9/13/2015
Early reports indicate enthusiasm for Apple's latest color change -- rose gold -- on its new iPhone 6s. The smartphones are also proving popular in pre-orders.
iPhone 6s: 5 Features Apple Left Out
Commentary  |  9/12/2015
The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus may be the most compelling "S" upgrades Apple has ever created, but they still lack common smartphone features.
Google's Android Pay Challenges Apple Pay In US
News  |  9/11/2015
Google is pushing mobile payment technology further into the mainstream with the launch of Android Pay, a similar technology to Apple Pay.
Amazon Fire Smartphone Extinguished After Slow Sales
News  |  9/10/2015
In a crowded smartphone market, sales of Amazon's Fire smartphone just weren't hot enough for the company to continue its existence.
iSchool Bus Takes Tech To Teachers
Commentary  |  9/10/2015
The iSchool Initiative is teaching school districts how to build better classrooms with technology.
Vint Cerf Wants Your Help Re-Imagining The Internet
News  |  9/10/2015
Vint Cerf, recognized as one of the fathers of the Internet, is using social media to generate new ideas about how the Web should evolve.
iPhone 6s, iPad Pro Star At Apple Event
Commentary  |  9/9/2015
The new iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, along with a larger iPad, dominated Apple's fall event, which also heralded a new Apple TV and revised mobile and wearable operating systems.
AT&T, ZTE Transform Cars Into WiFi Hotspots With Mobley
News  |  9/9/2015
AT&T and ZTE are offering a new device called Mobley, which can turn almost any car into a WiFi hotspot.
Microsoft, Dell, HP Bringing Surface Pro Tablets To Enterprises
Commentary  |  9/9/2015
In a move to bring more Surface Pro tablets into the enterprise, Microsoft is teaming up with hardware partners Dell and HP.
Apple's iPhone 6s Event: 5 Things To Watch
Commentary  |  9/9/2015
At Apple's event on Wednesday, Sept. 9, the company is expected to show off a faster iPhone 6s, a retooled Apple TV, and a bigger iPad built for professionals.
Amazon's $50 Tablet Aims At Bargain Shoppers
News  |  9/9/2015
The sagging and crowded tablet market has proven challenging for Amazon to break into, leading the company to target the low-budget market.
Will Windows 10 Make It To 20? IT Watchers Discuss
Slideshows  |  9/9/2015
Industry analysts and InformationWeek editors predict the future of Microsoft's iconic operating system.
Symantec CIO Sheila Jordan: Managing Change
News  |  9/8/2015
Since her appointment 18 months ago, Symantec CIO Sheila Jordan has been focused on virtualizing the company's infrastructure and implementing a software-defined network in its data centers that can accommodate multi-tenancy. That's the easy part of her job.
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