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Apple TV May Offer Universal Search With Improved Remote
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
The latest buzz about the revamped Apple TV is a new universal search feature and improved remote control. Apple is expected to offer details about the revised set-top box Sept. 9.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/3/2015
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Network Troubleshooting: Latency Vs. Retransmission
Tony Fortunato, Owner, The Technology Firm
News
In this video, learn how changing the location of network test tools can help identify problems with latency and retransmission.
By Tony Fortunato Owner, The Technology Firm, 9/3/2015
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Lenovo ThinkPad, Yoga Notebooks Unveiled At IFA
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
At IFA, Lenovo is covering all the bases by releasing new and updated models of its Yoga notebooks, ThinkPad laptops, desktops geared toward small businesses, smartphones, and tablets.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 9/3/2015
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VMware Evo Rail Offers Hyper-Converged Infrastructure On The Go
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
VMware's hyper-converged appliance, EVO Rail, got off to a slow start but now comes without the added vSphere pricing.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/3/2015
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Motorola Moto 360 Smartwatch Lineup Offers Wearable Diversity
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
At the IFA show this week Motorola expanded its Moto 360 smartwatch lineup to include a number of new options, including one wearable designed exclusively for women.
By Eric Zeman , 9/3/2015
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Salesforce App Eases Tasks For Sales Reps
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Salesforce reveals Service Wave Analytics, a role-specific application built on its Wave Platform that gathers information for service representatives and their managers.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/3/2015
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Windows 10 Runs On 1.5 Million Business PCs
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Windows 10 Enterprise has been downloaded on 1.5 million devices. That indicates a strong trend of adoption among business users.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/3/2015
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VMware Expanding NSX Security
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
VMware is working to add network encryption as a distributed service via its network virtualization platform.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 9/3/2015
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True Digital Organizations Put People First
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Digital transformation means significant and sweeping organizational change. It is not something that will be led by IT, it is not something that a chief digital officer can do alone. It requires culture change, and lots of it.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 9/3/2015
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7 Storage Trends That Will Transform Your Data Center
Jim O'Reilly, Consultant
News
With so much change and innovation in the storage industry, it can be hard for an IT pro to keep up. Here are key technologies and trends that are poised to radically alter data center storage.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant, 9/3/2015
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Using Data To Fight Wildfires: An Inside Look
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
Data gathering and analysis are now part of an array of tools used to fight wildfires in the US. Here's what it all looks like.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/3/2015
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Data, Analytics Help Fight Forest Fires
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Cameron Tongier of the US Fish and Wildlife Service Fire Management Branch spoke with InformationWeek from his temporary office near a fire line in Idaho. He's one of several front-line wildfire managers we spoke with about the long arc of data analysis that leads up to daily situation reports for wildfire managers.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/3/2015
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Sony Xperia Z5 Smartphone Stuns With 4K Screen
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The Sony Xperia Z5 features an incredible Ultra HD display, a 23-megapixel camera, a waterproof chassis, and a two-day battery life. Yet its 4K display is the real stunner.
By Eric Zeman , 9/2/2015
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Asus Water-Cooled Gaming Laptop Arrives At IFA
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Asus announces the world's first water-cooled laptop, and it is cool but hard to pin down.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 9/2/2015
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Malware Author Stamped Code 'For Targeted Attacks Only'
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
When the Microsoft Word Intruder Office malware creation kit got too high-profile, the developer changed terms of service, Sophos report says.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/2/2015
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Google Apps Refines Collaboration Tools
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Updates to Google Apps offer a way to track recent document changes and content creation assistance driven by machine learning.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 9/2/2015
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Microsoft, Google, Mozilla Abandon RC4 Cryptographic Standard
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
With Microsoft, Google, and Mozilla turning against the RC4 cryptographic suite, the standard will likely die in 2016.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 9/2/2015
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Acer Convertible Chromebook, Smartphones Debut At IFA
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
In addition to its new convertible Chromebook and numerous smartphones, Acer updated its Aspire notebooks and released a tablet targeted at gamers at the 2015 IFA show in Berlin.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 9/2/2015
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VMware's Stealth Strategy: Gain Public Cloud Revenues
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
VMware thinks it's gained more ground in the public cloud market than analysts realize; it won't be pushed out by Amazon.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 9/2/2015
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Microsoft's Remarkable Pivot: Windows 10 Abandons Privacy
Mark Weinstein, CEO, MeWe.com
Commentary
You can read all you want about Windows 10 powerful new privacy features, but that doesn’t mean you have them.
By Mark Weinstein CEO, MeWe.com, 9/2/2015
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