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Microsoft Smartphones Drop Nokia Name
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft is finally ready to sell smartphones under its own brand -- but where are the flagship models?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/25/2014
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Facebook Rooms: 5 Privacy Facts
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Facebook's new Rooms app lets you post pictures, videos, and messages anonymously. Here's a look at the data it collects, the privacy of your posts, and more.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/25/2014
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Backoff PoS Malware Boomed In Q3
Brian Prince, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
The security firm Damballa detected a 57% increase in infections of the notorious Backoff malware from August to September.
By Brian Prince Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 10/24/2014
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Poll: Patching Is Primary Response to Shellshock
Marilyn Cohodas, Community Editor, Dark Reading
Commentary
As potential threats mount, Dark Reading community members hone in on patching infrastructure but not devices, according to our latest poll.
By Marilyn Cohodas Community Editor, Dark Reading, 10/24/2014
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Samsung Knox Is Weak, Researcher Says
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Samsung's Knox security software for Android devices handles passwords in a way that undermines encryption, an anonymous researcher says.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/24/2014
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DeSalvo Joins HHS In Fight Against Ebola
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Dept. of Health and Human Services taps ONC's Dr. Karen DeSalvo to help address Ebola and other public health concerns.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/24/2014
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Facebook Rooms App Allows Any Identity
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
An email address is all that's required to create a user account. Hello, retro chatrooms?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/24/2014
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Amazon Moves Into Germany
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
On the heels of a losing third quarter, AWS opens a new data center in Frankfurt, Germany -- and the global stakes are high.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/24/2014
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This Week In 60 Seconds: Crypto Outcry, Compliance & More
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Commentary
Hot stories this week include saying 'No' to crypto backdoors for law enforcement, new roles for IT on Wall Street, and more.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 10/24/2014
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Google Inbox Won't Fix CYA
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Commentary
Google Inbox: Because, if we use yet another tool, people won't BLANKET THE PLANET WITH CYA EMAIL.
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 10/24/2014
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SAP Unleashes Major Hana Upgrade
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
SAP Hana Service Pack 9 adds multi-tenancy, data tiering, and streaming analysis, while answering a longstanding cost complaint.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/24/2014
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Google Enhances Android Wear
Eric Zeman,
News
Google's first major update to its Android Wear platform helps devices rely less on smartphones.
By Eric Zeman , 10/24/2014
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Microsoft's Strong Quarter: 7 Highlights
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft's fiscal Q1 easily eclipsed Wall Street estimates, buoyed not only by cloud growth, but also unexpectedly strong Surface sales.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/24/2014
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Rackspace Bundles Collaboration, Productivity Apps
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Cloud Office gives users single sign-in to email, Microsoft Exchange, Lync instant messaging, and SharePoint.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 10/24/2014
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Ebola: 10 Tech Responses To Deadly Disease
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
Tech companies are addressing the Ebola scare by offering everything from germ-zapping robots to Ebola tracking apps.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/24/2014
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Power To The Patient: How Hospitals Can Improve
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
Commentary
A loved one's week in the hospital provides insight into ways hospitals can enhance the patient experience and cut costs. Here are seven suggestions.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 10/24/2014
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3 Enterprise Security Tenets To Take Personally
David Fowler, VP Marketing, INetU
Commentary
Individuals need to become conscious advocates for their own security -- after all, no one cares about your data like you do.
By David Fowler VP Marketing, INetU, 10/24/2014
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A Serious Proposal For Healthcare IT Interoperability
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
Commentary
The healthcare industry should give serious consideration to a ubiquitous, public, open approach to health information exchange based entirely on web standards.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 10/24/2014
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No Google Inbox Invitation? Try These Instead
Eric Zeman,
News
If you're tired of the same old mobile email experience, there are plenty of apps in the sea.
By Eric Zeman , 10/24/2014
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The Management Gap Between You and Cloud Apps
Patrick Carey, Vice President Product Management, Exoprise
Commentary
Cloud management tools must evolve to truly support the distributed nature of cloud apps and services.
By Patrick Carey Vice President Product Management, Exoprise, 10/24/2014
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