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4 Tips: Protect Government Data From Mobile Malware
Commentary  |  8/20/2014  | 
Mobile malware continues to proliferate, particularly on Android devices. These four steps help counter the threat.
Amazon Fire Phone Slow To Ignite
News  |  8/20/2014  | 
Web data suggests sales of Amazon's Fire Phone are lukewarm at best.
Data Driven: Vehicle-To-Vehicle Communications Coming Soon
News  |  8/20/2014  | 
For proposed V2V safety systems to work in the real world, a free flow of data between connected cars is essential. Naturally, the devil's in the details.
Microsoft Releases OneNote For Android Tablets
News  |  8/20/2014  | 
Microsoft again updates OneNote, moves towards goal of popularizing the app across all platforms.
Moore's Law: The Future Is Energy Efficiency
Commentary  |  8/20/2014  | 
As the industry continues to shrink chips, energy efficiency is one way to expand Moore's Law beyond its current form. Let's explore how.
HTC One Runs Windows
News  |  8/19/2014  | 
HTC One for Windows Phone uses the same hardware as the Android version.
Moto 360 Smartwatch Details Leak
News  |  8/18/2014  | 
Best Buy gave an early reveal of previously unknown data points about the device, including its price.
Windows 8.1: 8 Things I Hate About You
Slideshows  |  8/18/2014  | 
Latest version of Windows 8.1 beats its predecessors, but oh those grating quirks.
Facebook Will Track Shopping Habits
News  |  8/15/2014  | 
Facebook plans to track your actions between devices and share with advertisers when an ad leads to a purchase. Here's why one expert says you shouldn't worry.
Smartwatches Need A Disrupter
Commentary  |  8/15/2014  | 
Current smartwatches don't offer enough useful features to catch on with consumers, says analyst. Will Apple change that?
Humin iPhone App Adds Context To Contacts
News  |  8/14/2014  | 
Can't remember who you met? Humin combines social data with your contacts to give them more meaning.
Android Dominates Smartphone Market With 85% Share
News  |  8/14/2014  | 
Even Apple's iOS is a blip compared to Google's unstoppable, juggernaut mobile platform.
Amazon Local Register: Friend Or Foe?
Commentary  |  8/13/2014  | 
Mobile payment service prompts concerns about ulterior motives.
Twitter Video Ads Coming Soon
News  |  8/13/2014  | 
Twitter announced the beta launch of Promoted Video, a new ad type that will charge advertisers on a cost-per-view model.
Hybrid Cloud Security: New Tactics Required
News  |  8/13/2014  | 
Interested in shuttling workloads between public and private cloud? Better make sure it's worth doing, because hybrid means rethinking how you manage compliance, identity, connectivity, and more.
Robot Room Service Hits Aloft Hotel Group
News  |  8/13/2014  | 
The "botlr" -- a robotic butler -- will deliver small goods to hotel guests upon request.
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Aims High, Misses
News  |  8/13/2014  | 
Samsung's latest smartphone sports new iPhone-like metallic design but falls short on some key features.
Intel Broadwell Sneak Peek
News  |  8/12/2014  | 
Intel reveals first details of its 14nm chipmaking technology and Broadwell, its first CPU to use it.
California Nears Smartphone Kill Switch
News  |  8/12/2014  | 
Law would force phone makers to add remote kill switches; Apple, Google, and Microsoft have already agreed to implement them.
Acer Chromebook 13 Breaks New Ground
News  |  8/11/2014  | 
Acer's latest Chromebook models deliver an Nvidia Tegra K1 processor, a 13.3-inch full HD display, and sub-$400 price tags.
Internet Of Things: Batteries Not Required
News  |  8/11/2014  | 
University of Washington researchers have devised a battery-free way to connect low-powered devices and sensors to the Internet.
Windows Phone: A Big Week For Microsoft
News  |  8/9/2014  | 
Windows Phone momentum continues, with an OS update, more apps, and Skype improvements. But is it time for Microsoft to just give up?
Microsoft's Windows 'Threshold' Takes Shape
News  |  8/7/2014  | 
The next version of Windows could add virtual desktops and kill Windows 8's controversial Charms Bar.
Sprint, T-Mobile: Separate Equals Better
Commentary  |  8/7/2014  | 
Sprint has ditched its effort to acquire T-Mobile, hired a new CEO, and set a new course. This is all good news for consumers -- if it makes the right moves.
Chinese Government Rejects Apple's iPad
News  |  8/6/2014  | 
Ten Apple products have been removed from a list of products that can be bought with Chinese government funds.
IBM Click-To-Buy Consulting: Gimmick Or Growth Engine?
Commentary  |  8/6/2014  | 
As more tech spending moves outside IT, IBM needs new ways to get in on the action.
Microsoft Windows 8.1 Update Next Week
News  |  8/6/2014  | 
Microsoft will release a constant stream of Windows 8.1 updates, not a major "Update 2." No word on the Start menu.
Apple iPhone 6 Expected Sept. 9
News  |  8/6/2014  | 
Apple will follow its annual release schedule and show off new iPhones in early September, reports say.
BlackBerry Comeback Far From Certain
News  |  8/5/2014  | 
BlackBerry is finally ready to resume growth, says CEO Chen -- but first the company must overcome its crumbling device business.
Microsoft Discounts Surface Pro 3 For Education
News  |  8/5/2014  | 
With discounts of at least $150 available across the Surface Pro 3 line, Microsoft hopes its newest tablet can become a hit among students and teachers.
Samsung Loses Grip On China
News  |  8/5/2014  | 
Xiaomi has usurped Samsung's smartphone lead in the world's largest market.
Amazon Fire Teardown
News  |  8/5/2014  | 
Teardown.com analysis shows Amazon's smartphone costs $209 to build. See what's on the bill.
Microsoft vs. Samsung, Explained
News  |  8/4/2014  | 
Microsoft claims Samsung is trying to renege on its obligation to pay patent licensing fees. Could the billions Microsoft earns from Android-related patents be at stake?
LG Updates G Watch To Halt Corrosion
News  |  8/4/2014  | 
LG moves to stem smartwatch hardware problem, begins sales of 7-inch Android tablet with AT&T.
Tyranny Of The Beep: Taming The @#$! Sensors
Commentary  |  8/4/2014  | 
The Internet of Things could spark an explosion in senseless computing.
Amazon Fire: 5 Things Missing
News  |  8/2/2014  | 
Amazon left out some important features in its splashy new Fire smartphone. Consider these five factors before you shop.
3D Manufacturing: New Weapon For US Economy
Commentary  |  8/1/2014  | 
We can turn a hobby into real economic power if we start using 3D on an industrial scale.
Microsoft Enhances Office For iPad
News  |  8/1/2014  | 
Office for iPad includes better pivot table support and expanded presentation tools, but can it maintain momentum against free competitors?
Google, Apple & The Battle For Your Ears
Commentary  |  8/1/2014  | 
The titans of technology have spent lavishly for your eyeballs. Now they want your ears. Here's why.
Secrets To Unified Communications & Collaboration Success
Commentary  |  8/1/2014  | 
These seven usage profiles will help you trace the communications activities of workers and uncover bottlenecks and inefficiencies.
Microsoft's Device Strategy: 3 Unanswered Questions
News  |  7/31/2014  | 
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's scaled-down device strategy creates new questions about unreleased and rumored devices.
Samsung, Sony, HTC: Smartphone Struggles
News  |  7/31/2014  | 
All three companies saw smartphone sales decline, thanks to fierce competition and a changing market.
Tesla Cars: 8 Hot Technologies
Slideshows  |  7/31/2014  | 
Tesla Motors' electric vehicles pack plenty of technology breakthroughs. Explore the most innovative features found in these computers on wheels.
Social Media & The USFWS: InformationWeek Radio
News  |  7/31/2014  | 
Listen in on our chat with US Fish and Wildlife Service director Dan Ashe as he describes how his agency has harnessed Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites to keep national wildlife refuge visitors informed.
Windows Phone 8.1 Update: 7 Key Facts
News  |  7/30/2014  | 
Microsoft uses its Windows Phone 8.1 update to add Start screen folders and new security features while pushing Cortana to new parts of the world.
Smarter Cars: 9 Tech Trends
Slideshows  |  7/30/2014  | 
Can your car wake you up if you get sleepy behind the wheel? Or recommend a good Mexican restaurant? These nine technologies will soon change the way we think about cars.
Microsoft Enhances OneNote for Mac, iOS
News  |  7/29/2014  | 
Microsoft continues its recent cross-platform emphasis with improved OneNote apps for Macs, iPhones, and iPads.
Fitbit Debuts Windows Phone App
News  |  7/29/2014  | 
Popular fitness device is one of the first wearables to offer a dedicated app for Windows Phone.
Hilton Turns Smartphones Into Room Keys
News  |  7/29/2014  | 
Hilton hotel chain plans to let smartphones unlock guest rooms starting next year.
5 Inexpensive Smartphones: No Perfect Choice
Slideshows  |  7/29/2014  | 
As manufacturers realize that real growth potential is in the developing world, the race is on to build the best inexpensive smartphone. Phone makers are getting closer but haven't perfected the formula yet.
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