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Windows 7's Halloween Deadline: 5 Key Issues
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Starting November 1, Microsoft will no longer sell consumer Windows 7 licenses to OEMs. What does this mean for your PC upgrade options?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/31/2014
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Crowdsourcing Helps Patients, Doctors Speak The Same Language
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Technology helps healthcare providers break down language barriers, reduce costs, and improve efficiency.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/31/2014
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Has Email Peaked?
Phil Simon,
Commentary
This excerpt from Phil Simon's upcoming book Message Not Received discusses how email has improved but is still riddled with problems.
By Phil Simon , 10/31/2014
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iPad Air 2: My First Week
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple's latest iPad is a fantastic device with some strong improvements over last year's model. But you probably don't need to upgrade if you're already using an iPad Air.
By Eric Zeman , 10/31/2014
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Cyber Security Law Vs. Partisan Politics
Tom Paul, Chief Consumer Officer, UnitedHealthcare
Commentary
Cyber security sometimes turns up as a campaign issue, but effective legislation has stalled. It's time for a rational approach to regaining trust in our digital world.
By Tom Paul Chief Consumer Officer, UnitedHealthcare, 10/31/2014
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Joyent Plans To Run Docker In Multi-Tenant Clouds
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Joyent will apply its container expertise to Docker for secure, efficient multi-tenant hosts.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/31/2014
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Financial Breaches Show ‘Trust Model’ Is Broken
Bob West, Chief Trust Officer, CipherCloud
Commentary
It’s a full-blown crisis when a dozen major financial services firms admit to having their networks probed by the same attackers as those behind the JPMorgan Chase breach.
By Bob West Chief Trust Officer, CipherCloud, 10/31/2014
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HP's 3D Future: Sprout Visual Tour
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Take a look at HP's unusual "immersive PC," Sprout, and Multi Jet Fusion, a bold foray into 3D hardware.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/31/2014
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InformationWeek 2014 State Of Database Technology Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Databases of the 1990s remain alive and well. Microsoft, Oracle, and IBM databases still rule, with few enterprises taking a chance on new NoSQL offerings.
By InformationWeek Staff , 10/31/2014
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Halloween Horror: 5 Help Desk Tales From The Crypt
Network Computing Editors,
News
Beware these scary, real-life stories from support professionals manning the IT help desk.
By SolarWinds Thwack Community , 10/31/2014
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Big Data Software For Mainstream Users
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Not everyone needs to be a data scientist, Red Lambda argues.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 10/31/2014
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IBM, Tencent Offer Enterprise Cloud In China
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
IBM partners with Tencent, China's largest Internet company, to offer enterprise-level, industry specific cloud services.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/31/2014
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Healthcare IT: User Empathy Comes First
Todd Dunn, Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare
Commentary
Health IT professionals need to fully understand the needs of clinicians and end-users in order to design software that truly works.
By Todd Dunn Director of Innovation, Intermountain Healthcare, 10/31/2014
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Geekend: Best Cities For The Zombie Apocalypse
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
When the zombies come, where do you want to be? Happy Halloween from the Geekend.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 10/31/2014
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Microsoft Band Wearable: 9 Key Issues
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft has packed its wearable Band with advanced sensors, cloud-powered health insights, and an affordable price. Is Microsoft ahead of the curve in this new mobile market?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/31/2014
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Why IoT Security & Privacy Are Critical
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
Commentary
Security and privacy concerns about smart meters and other Internet of Things deployments must be addressed in order for the IoT to succeed.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 10/31/2014
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Shellshock Attacks Stack Up
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Organizations are unable to keep up with patching processes and find incident response practices lag in wake of Bash bug.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 10/30/2014
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Bracket's New IaaS Twist
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Commentary
Bracket Computing, backed by Andreesen Horowitz, lets customers build "compute cells" on top of IaaS from multiple providers, wrapping apps and data.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 10/30/2014
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Amazon and Microsoft Clouds: Who's Playing Catch-Up?
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
News
Amazon and Microsoft clouds leave HP, IBM, and Google struggling with developers. Here's why.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 10/30/2014
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Retailers Now Actively Sharing Cyberthreat Intelligence
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
The retail industry's R-CISC has been up and running for four months now and is looking for more retailers to sign up.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/30/2014
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