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Wait. A skateboard as technology? But that's not just a skateboard. It's a newly launched $1,000 special edition of the ZBoard. The ZBoard has weight sensors and a motor. Lean forward to zip ahead. Lean back to brake. But what's a ride without tunes? One ZBoard special edition also includes a Bluetooth-enabled player fueled by four speakers.
Google in the Enterprise SurveyThere's no doubt Google has made headway into businesses: Just 28 percent discourage or ban use of its productivity products, and 69 percent cite Google Apps' good or excellent mobility. But progress could still stall: 59 percent of nonusers distrust the security of Google's cloud. Its data privacy is an open question, and 37 percent worry about integration.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?