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Microsoft CEO Search: 3 Things Satya Nadella Brings
News  |  1/31/2014
Microsoft is set to name Nadella as its next CEO. Take a closer look at who he is and what he brings to the table.
Facebook Paper: 3 Facts
News  |  1/30/2014
Facebook will launch a standalone news reader app on Feb. 3. Here's what you need to know.
Apple TV Refresh: 9 Wishes
Commentary  |  1/30/2014
Signs indicate Apple is prepping a new Apple TV. Here's how Apple can make its media player a winner.
Microsoft's Open Compute Move: Just Good PR?
News  |  1/29/2014
The disruptive power of Microsoft's Open Compute Group move has spurred debate. Let's talk image versus cold hard revenues.
IBM Kenexa Talent Suite Melds HR, Big Data
News  |  1/29/2014
IBM's new Kenexa tool aims to help HR and business professionals with recruitment, training, and performance assessment.
Oracle's Hurd: A 'Once-In-A-Career Opportunity'
Commentary  |  1/29/2014
President Mark Hurd explains Oracle's strategy on cloud, marketing, innovation, and those pesky startup rivals.
5 Apple Patents Hint At Surprises
News  |  1/29/2014
What new Mac and iPad technologies might Apple have in the pipeline? Take a peek, innovation critics.
Chrome Apps Come To Android, iOS
News  |  1/29/2014
Google software lets developers package Chrome Apps to run on Android and iOS devices as if they were native mobile apps. Move helps bridge the gap between web and native development.
Government Loosens Data Disclosure Gag
News  |  1/28/2014
Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, and Yahoo can now publish more of the details on user data that the government demands, but startups might suffer.
7 Ways Wearables Will Go To Work
Commentary  |  1/28/2014
Smartwatches, smartglasses, smart ID badges, and activity trackers will all find a home in the enterprise and change how we do our jobs.
Software Audits: Are You Ready?
News  |  1/28/2014
Study reveals more than half of companies have faced software audits within the past two years. Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, and IBM top list of auditors.
Microsoft Rebrands SkyDrive, Touts Xbox Acquisition
News  |  1/28/2014
Microsoft keeps consumer focus with purchase of Gears of War Xbox game and by renaming its cloud storage service "OneDrive."
Feds Barking Up Wrong Tree On EHR Fraud?
News  |  1/27/2014
Most doctors copy and paste to save time, not overbill. But the practice can result in dangerous errors, says consultant.
Sports Tech Shows Internet of Things Potential
Sports Tech Shows Internet of Things Potential
InformationWeek Videos  |  1/25/2014
Check out our visit to 94Fifty's CES booth to learn how IoT could help basketball players improve their skills.
Microsoft's Strong Quarter: 5 Key Facts
News  |  1/24/2014
Microsoft's enterprise sales are booming, but Surface is still no match for the iPad.
Facebook To Lose 80% Of Users By 2017
News  |  1/23/2014
Princeton University study says four out of five Facebook users will move on to other social networks.
Motorola Lures iPhone Customers With Migrate
News  |  1/22/2014
Motorola Mobility updates Android data migration app with ability to handle iPhone data.
Bill Gates Offers Microsoft 'Part-Time' Help
News  |  1/22/2014
The Microsoft chairman negotiates CEO rumors while focusing on global poverty efforts.
Social Security Administration To Build Private Cloud
News  |  1/22/2014
SSA issues request for information seeking software that would help automate the agency's IT processes and create a self-service portal.
Software Contracts 101: What To Look For
Commentary  |  1/21/2014
Before signing on the dotted line, evaluate these contract provisions. First of a two-part series.
Why Most Companies Renovate Instead Of Innovate
Commentary  |  1/21/2014
Low-risk, incremental improvements aren't innovation, but that's where most companies focus, Accenture finds.
Facebook Sees Green In Trending Topics
News  |  1/17/2014
What is Facebook up to highlighting trending topics? Think advertiser clout compared to Twitter and online news sites.
Microsoft CEO Search: Ericsson's Vestberg A Contender
News  |  1/16/2014
As Microsoft works to replace Steve Ballmer, Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg reportedly lands on the short list.
The Second Machine Age: Meet Your Computer Overlords
Commentary  |  1/16/2014
A maddeningly reasonable and readable new book by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee argues that while a robot may take your job, the economy will prosper.
LinkedIn Adds Volunteer Listings
News  |  1/16/2014
Users can search for unpaid opportunities in LinkedIn's new Volunteer Marketplace.
Apple Settles FTC In-App Purchasing Complaint
News  |  1/15/2014
Agreement calls for $32.5 million in refunds for in-app purchases made without parents' OK.
Facebook Mobile News Reader Coming Soon?
News  |  1/15/2014
Facebook's Paper will compete with the news reader app Flipboard and could launch this month.
Windows 9: What We Know
News  |  1/15/2014
With Windows 8.1 floundering, Windows 9 rumors have picked up steam. What can you expect from the next version of Windows?
Facebook Privacy Settings: 3 To Check
News  |  1/14/2014
Facebook privacy settings can be tricky to navigate. Do you need to change these?
Mozilla's Eich: Trust Us, We're Open
News  |  1/14/2014
Firefox is trustworthy because its source code can be verified, says CTO Brendan Eich.
Google Buys Nest Labs
News  |  1/14/2014
The $3.2 billion deal represents one of Google's largest acquisitions
My Dearest Spammer
Commentary  |  1/14/2014
A love letter to the tech marketers who buy my contact information.
5 Google Opt-Out Settings To Check
News  |  1/11/2014
Google signs you up for more than you think. Are you up to date on these five settings?
Google+ Email Changes: How To Opt Out
News  |  1/10/2014
Google+ users can now send you messages without knowing your email address. Here's how to opt out.
Foreign Businesses Flee US Cloud Computing, Survey Finds
News  |  1/10/2014
Concerns about NSA surveillance driving some Canadian and UK companies to take their cloud computing business abroad.
Becoming A Unified Communications Salesman
Commentary  |  1/10/2014
Purchasing UC systems is easy. The tough part for IT is selling UC to corporate management, and again to the employees who will use it.
Microsoft CES Buzz: CEO Search
News  |  1/9/2014
Microsoft remains publicly committed to outgoing CEO Steve Ballmer's vision. Is that discouraging his potential replacements?
LinkedIn Sues After Scraping Of User Data
News  |  1/8/2014
LinkedIn wants Amazon to turn over names of people it says registered fake LinkedIn accounts to extract users' data.
Mayer's Yahoo Makeover: CES 2014
News  |  1/8/2014
CEO Marissa Mayer launches new products, showcases a media company emerging from years of rudderless leadership.
5 LinkedIn Habits To Break In 2014
News  |  1/8/2014
Implement these five easy changes to help you get noticed on LinkedIn and land your next opportunity.
Intel CEO: 'Make Everything Smart'
News  |  1/7/2014
"Intel Inside" will take on a whole new meaning in the age of wearable tech and the Internet of Things.
Semantic Web Business: Going Nowhere Slowly
Commentary  |  1/7/2014
The semantic web vision persists, but the tools and processes don't stand up to today's data chaos.
CES 2014: 8 Technologies To Watch
Slideshows  |  1/4/2014
Giant TVs, laser-equipped cars, wearable computers -- it must be the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show. Which products will dazzle?
8 Hot IT Jobs For 2014
News  |  1/3/2014
What IT skills and roles will be in demand this year? Recruiters share the scoop.
Google In 2014: 10 Predictions
Commentary  |  1/2/2014
2013 proved a great year for Google. Will 2014 be even better?


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