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Retailers Realize EMV Won't Save Them From Fraudsters
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
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Fraudsters hit retailers harder than ever in 2014 and many recognize that even though EMV's chip-and-pin authentication will stem skimming, breaches and other forms of fraud will persist.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/30/2014
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Oracle Lets Customers Shift License Money To Cloud
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Oracle expands 'Customer 2 Cloud' plan that redirects on-premises software maintenance fees to SaaS application subscriptions.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/2014
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25 Years Of Health IT: Highs & Lows
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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IT has transformed the business of healthcare over the past quarter century. Take a look at some of the major consequences -- good and bad -- of health IT's growth.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/30/2014
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Coffee Shops' WiFi Ranked
Eric Zeman,
News
Starbucks ranks first in WiFi speed, but nobody is offering really fast connections, a new study says.
By Eric Zeman , 9/30/2014
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Software Assurance: Time to Raise the Bar on Static Analysis
Kevin E. Greene, Software Assurance Program Manager, Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate
Commentary
The results from tools studies suggest that using multiple tools together can produce more powerful analytics and more accurate results.
By Kevin E. Greene Software Assurance Program Manager, Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate, 9/30/2014
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How To Hack A Human
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
Commentary
Social engineering expert and founder of the DEF CON Social Engineering Capture the Flag contest Chris Hadnagy joins Dark Reading Radio on Wednesday, October 1, at 1:00 p.m. EDT.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/30/2014
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Myo: More Muscle For Wearables?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Myo armband aspires to become the mouse of the mobile world, but it has a way to go to get there.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/30/2014
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Oracle CEO Hurd Stays Ellison's Course
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Oracle flexes its muscle with a wave of SaaS releases and high-profile customer interviews. But is it leading or following in the cloud?
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/2014
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Parenting Tips From IT Pros
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
Commentary
Make sure you're raising Junior the IT way.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 9/30/2014
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15 Surprising Facts About Indian Outsourcers
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Thinking of outsourcing with Infosys, Wipro, or Tata? Here are some points worth knowing about the IT services heavyweights.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/2014
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Atlantic.Net Challenges Amazon With Cheap Cloud Server
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
For 99 cents per month, the cloud service courts startups and developers with virtual servers that offer fast spinup, low cost, and 100% uptime.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/30/2014
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Healthcare & Data: Partners At Last
Nadine Hays, President, Verisk Health
Commentary
Thirty years ago, healthcare data was the province of PhDs. No more. Happily for patients and doctors alike, the use of data to improve lives is an accepted practice that will only grow.
By Nadine Hays President, Verisk Health, 9/30/2014
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3 Reasons CIOs Must Lose Hiring Perfection Goggles
Tracy Cashman, SVP & Partner, WinterWyman
Commentary
Got open IT job slots? Holding out for Mr. or Ms. Absolutely, Completely, Utterly Right is likely to backfire. Here's how to get real and get hiring.
By Tracy Cashman SVP & Partner, WinterWyman, 9/30/2014
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Stop Doing This On LinkedIn Now
Kevin Casey,
News
Watch out for these missteps that might undermine your presence on the professional networking site.
By Kevin Casey , 9/30/2014
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The Shrinking Storage Array
Jim O'Reilly, Consultant
Commentary
In the storage array market, smaller is better, as huge, expensive equipment has been replaced with compact, cheaper models.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant, 9/30/2014
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Virtualization Wasteland
Aaron Bawcom, Chief Technology Officer, StrataCloud
Commentary
Companies are discovering that achieving ROI with virtualization is not a simple task. The ease of provisioning virtual servers can lead to unnecessary and costly VM allocation.
By Aaron Bawcom Chief Technology Officer, StrataCloud, 9/30/2014
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Be Aware: 8 Tips for Security Awareness Training
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
Hint: One giant security training session to rule them all is not the way to go.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/29/2014
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Cellphones OK For EU Airlines
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
European regulators allow voice calls throughout flights.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/29/2014
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Ello: Why Users Will Say Goodbye
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
Commentary
Hundreds of thousands of users have flocked to new social network Ello, which promises it won't sell advertising or your data. Here's why they won't stay.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/29/2014
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Coordinated Attacks Call For More Sophisticated Cyber Defense
Henry Kenyon,
News
Agencies and industry are rethinking how they defend against coordinated attacks by teams of specialized hackers.
By Henry Kenyon , 9/29/2014
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