Facebook has a new digital assistant, Facebook M, to rival Siri and Cortana. Here's what we wish it could do.By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/30/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A business milestone or a sign of the apocalypse? Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says the social media site had one billion users in one day.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/29/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
After Windows 95 turned 20, we learned about the future of Windows 10, SharePoint Server 2016, and Cortana for Android. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/29/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Over 7,000 US business have been victimized by so-called BEC fraud between October 2013 and August 2015 alone, the FBI said in an alert this week.By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 8/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Nanoengineers (yes, that's a thing) from UC San Diego have created microscopic fish powered by hydrogen peroxide that use magnets to steer themselves. Here's how they can help keep us healthy.By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/28/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple has officially confirmed its Sept. 9 event with a typically mysterious invitation. The company is expected to roll out the iPhone 6s, along with Siri and Apple TV updates.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/28/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Sniffing out RATS -- remote access Trojans -- is a challenge for even the most hardened cyber defender. Here’s a guide to help you in the hunt. By Udi Shamir Chief Security Officer, SentinelOne, 8/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Security Pro File: Chris Valasek chats up the daunting challenge of topping the Jeep Cherokee hack, '80s Adidas tracksuits, his loathing of coding, and his love for Windows -- and Hall & Oates.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 8/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
OpenStack's Magnum Project will give cloud users the ability to deploy Docker containers in virtual machines, on bare metal, or in other containers.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Apple sells 3.6 million smartwatches in its opening quarter, blasting past competitors Samsung, Garmin, and Xiaomi to consume 20% of the overall wearables market.By Eric Zeman , 8/28/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Velostrata emerges from stealth to showcase its hybrid cloud that keeps enterprise data behind the firewall while leveraging the public cloud's power for compute.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
A bill in North Dakota will allow non-lethal weapons on police drones. Nothing to fear here, move along.By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/28/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google is targeting people for job offers based on their search activity. It's certainly a way to attract people with an inborn curiosity and willingness to investigate unusual things (and no fear of malware). By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/28/20158 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT leaders must look at redundancy and availability in a more comprehensive way to develop a strategy for true IT resilience.By Shirish Nilekar Director of Product Management, Opengear, 8/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Organizations need to develop a balanced strategy to meet the demands of today's highly mobile workforce where collaboration extends beyond the office walls.By John Newton CTO, founder and chairman, Alfresco, 8/28/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Obi SF1 and SJ1.5 are two more low-cost smartphones geared toward emerging markets. The phones run Android and offer sophisticated cameras. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/27/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest August 03, 2015The networking industry agrees that software-defined networking is the way of the future. So where are all the deployments? We take a look at where SDN is being deployed and what's getting in the way of deployments.
Building a Mobile Business MindsetThe differences between mobile apps and conventional Windows clients, or even web applications, are far more than skin deep. Yes, the touch-versus-keyboard interface, APIs, and programming languages are new, but that’s arguably the easy part. There are profound differences in how the two are built, the functionality each prioritizes, the release cycles on which they’re developed — even the attitudes, values, and work styles of the developers creating them.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.