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10 Fun Gadgets You Can Use All Summer
LinkedIn's Kafka Monitor, Apple's Siri Are Set Free: Big Data Roundup
Nokia Remnants Killed, Undersea Cable Project: Microsoft Roundup
Google Beats Oracle In Long-Running Java Copyright Case
11 Books To Help CIOs Become Better Leaders
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10 Fun Gadgets You Can Use All Summer
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Summer is a time to disconnect, but that doesn't mean you have to put all gadgets aside. Here are 10 gizmos to help you beat the heat and have fun.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/29/2016
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LinkedIn's Kafka Monitor, Apple's Siri Are Set Free: Big Data Roundup
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
LinkedIn contributes Kafka Monitor to open source and Apple prepares to open Siri to third-party developers. We have all this, plus news about Confluent and Tinkerpop, in our Big Data Roundup for the week ending May 29, 2016.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/29/2016
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Java Ruling A Potential Win For Open Source
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
Oracle's long and contentious court battle with Google over Java copyright issues ends in defeat. But the open source community can breathe a sigh of relief -- for now.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/28/2016
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Nokia Remnants Killed, Undersea Cable Project: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft severed all remaining ties to Nokia, awarded funding to startups to improve global connectivity, and partnered with Facebook to build a cross-Atlantic cable.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/28/2016
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MacBook Pro 2016 May Replace MacBook Air
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Rumors suggest the new MacBook Pro 2016 will cause the demise of Apple's MacBook Air lineup.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/28/2016
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SWIFT Proposes New Measures For Bolstering Its Security
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Measures come amid news that up to 12 banks may have fallen victim to attacks attempting to steal millions via the SWIFT network.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 5/27/2016
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Apple TV: Revamped Version May Be Echo Competitor
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Rather than build a brand new device to compete with the Amazon Echo, Apple is working to improve the capabilities of its Apple TV product, according to a new report.
By Eric Zeman , 5/27/2016
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Intel Acquires IoT, Autonomous Vehicle Specialist Itseez
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Intel, which recently announced that it would focus more on the Internet of Things and cloud computing, is acquiring Itseez, which specializes in IoT and self-driving vehicle technology.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/27/2016
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Ultimate Guide To DDoS Protection: DDoS Is A Business Problem
Vincent Berk, CEO, FlowTraq
Commentary
In the first of a two-part series, we examine the impact DDoS attacks have on business continuity Ė and why it is so much more than a network security problem.
By Vincent Berk CEO, FlowTraq, 5/27/2016
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HPE Spins Off Services As Tech Giants Slim Down
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Hewlett Packard Enterprise's plan to spin off its IT Outsourcing and services group and merge that group with CSC will make the remaining HPE a leaner, more focused company. It's a strategy other tech giants have pursued as well. But what about the downsides?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/27/2016
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FBI Report: Deconstructing The Wide Scope Of Internet Crime
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Hottest crimes reported to IC3 last year include ransomware and email scams via business email compromise and all account compromise attacks.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 5/27/2016
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Microsoft, Facebook Team Up To Build Cross-Atlantic Cable
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft and Facebook are joining forces to construct the "MAREA" undersea cable, which will deliver high-speed connectivity across the Atlantic.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/27/2016
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Google Beats Oracle In Long-Running Java Copyright Case
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Reversing a reversal of its initial victory, Google once again has prevailed against Oracle's claim that Android infringes its Java copyrights.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/27/2016
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DNS Management Provider Hit With Sophisticated, 'Precise' DDoS Attacks
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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NS1 CEO says other DNS providers also have been attacked over the past few months.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 5/27/2016
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11 Books To Help CIOs Become Better Leaders
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
CIOs are expected to be experts in tech as well as business while leading diverse and complicated intiatives and teams. But they don't have to go it alone. Here are 11 books to help CIOs -- and aspiring CIOs -- get better at many of the critical facets of their complex jobs.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/27/2016
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Salesforce Taps AWS For Global Expansion Plans
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
The partnership with Amazon Web Services is expected to give Salesforce the ability to offer its core services as part of its international infrastructure expansion for the first time.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/26/2016
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Google May Shame Partners Into Ending Android Fragmentation
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Google might resort to naming and shaming smartphone makers and carriers who are behind in updating Android devices.
By Eric Zeman , 5/26/2016
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What's At Risk When CISOs Say 'No'
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
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Employee satisfaction and hundreds of billions in revenue when CISOs don't look for creative ways to secure innovative change.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 5/26/2016
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PayPal Update Deals Further Blow To BlackBerry, Windows Phone
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
PayPal will end support for its popular online payment app at the end of June, dealing another blow to BlackBerry and Windows Phone. The update also eliminates support for Amazon.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/26/2016
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A Wish List For The Security Conference Stage
Joshua Goldfarb, VP & CTO - Emerging Technologies, FireEye
Commentary
All the world may be a stage, but in the theater of cybersecurity, we need a more relevant dialogue of fresh ideas, novel approaches, and new ways of thinking.
By Joshua Goldfarb VP & CTO - Emerging Technologies, FireEye, 5/26/2016
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