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Content tagged with Social posted in January 2014
Facebook Paper: 3 Facts
News  |  1/30/2014  | 
Facebook will launch a standalone news reader app on Feb. 3. Here's what you need to know.
5 Salary Negotiation Mistakes To Avoid
News  |  1/30/2014  | 
Don't sell yourself short. Here's how to get the salary and benefits you deserve.
Apple TV Refresh: 9 Wishes
Commentary  |  1/30/2014  | 
Signs indicate Apple is prepping a new Apple TV. Here's how Apple can make its media player a winner.
IBM Kenexa Talent Suite Melds HR, Big Data
News  |  1/29/2014  | 
IBM's new Kenexa tool aims to help HR and business professionals with recruitment, training, and performance assessment.
Software Audits: Are You Ready?
News  |  1/28/2014  | 
Study reveals more than half of companies have faced software audits within the past two years. Microsoft, Oracle, SAP, and IBM top list of auditors.
Google Mulls Boredom Meter
News  |  1/27/2014  | 
Google patent application describes ways computers can read people's body language to measure their interest in media.
Sports Tech Shows Internet of Things Potential
Sports Tech Shows Internet of Things Potential
InformationWeek Videos  |  1/25/2014  | 
Check out our visit to 94Fifty's CES booth to learn how IoT could help basketball players improve their skills.
Facebook Predicts Princeton Won't Exist In 2021
News  |  1/24/2014  | 
Facebook addressed Princeton's prediction of the social network's sudden demise with its own amusing findings using the same methodology.
Facebook To Lose 80% Of Users By 2017
News  |  1/23/2014  | 
Princeton University study says four out of five Facebook users will move on to other social networks.
Facebook Tweak Promises More Posts From Friends
News  |  1/22/2014  | 
New Facebook feed bows to users' preference for posts from friends over posts from pages they've liked, and tells page owners to try using images with their posts.
IMS Health: Pharma Companies Should Engage On Social Media
News  |  1/21/2014  | 
While many firms await regulatory guidance, patients are actively seeking health information online.
2014 IT Budget Survey
Steal Our Slides  |  1/20/2014  | 
Is the IT budget moving out of ITís control? Maybe -- 37% of respondents say the rate of outside spending is on the rise, up from 22% last year. Just 21% of CIOs retain full spending authority. What is in our control: How we respond.
Facebook Sees Green In Trending Topics
News  |  1/17/2014  | 
What is Facebook up to highlighting trending topics? Think advertiser clout compared to Twitter and online news sites.
Microsoft CEO Search: Ericsson's Vestberg A Contender
News  |  1/16/2014  | 
As Microsoft works to replace Steve Ballmer, Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg reportedly lands on the short list.
LinkedIn Adds Volunteer Listings
News  |  1/16/2014  | 
Users can search for unpaid opportunities in LinkedIn's new Volunteer Marketplace.
Facebook Mobile News Reader Coming Soon?
News  |  1/15/2014  | 
Facebook's Paper will compete with the news reader app Flipboard and could launch this month.
Windows 9: What We Know
News  |  1/15/2014  | 
With Windows 8.1 floundering, Windows 9 rumors have picked up steam. What can you expect from the next version of Windows?
D&B Adds Social Media To Corporate Data
News  |  1/14/2014  | 
Dun & Bradstreet partners with FirstRain to pull unstructured data from Twitter along with web newsfeeds and incorporate them into the corporate data it sells.
Facebook Privacy Settings: 3 To Check
News  |  1/14/2014  | 
Facebook privacy settings can be tricky to navigate. Do you need to change these?
5 Google Opt-Out Settings To Check
News  |  1/11/2014  | 
Google signs you up for more than you think. Are you up to date on these five settings?
Google+ Email Changes: How To Opt Out
News  |  1/10/2014  | 
Google+ users can now send you messages without knowing your email address. Here's how to opt out.
CES 2014: Your Heat-Seeing iPhone Awaits
News  |  1/9/2014  | 
FLIR says its thermal imaging attachment for iPhone 5 and 5s has camping, home improvement, and security applications.
LinkedIn Sues After Scraping Of User Data
News  |  1/8/2014  | 
LinkedIn wants Amazon to turn over names of people it says registered fake LinkedIn accounts to extract users' data.
5 LinkedIn Habits To Break In 2014
News  |  1/8/2014  | 
Implement these five easy changes to help you get noticed on LinkedIn and land your next opportunity.
Intel CEO: 'Make Everything Smart'
News  |  1/7/2014  | 
"Intel Inside" will take on a whole new meaning in the age of wearable tech and the Internet of Things.
Semantic Web Business: Going Nowhere Slowly
Commentary  |  1/7/2014  | 
The semantic web vision persists, but the tools and processes don't stand up to today's data chaos.
Facebook Denies Collecting Unpublished Posts
News  |  1/6/2014  | 
Facebook says that it doesn't read or store posts you don't publish. Posts you do publish are far more valuable.
CES 2014: 8 Technologies To Watch
Slideshows  |  1/4/2014  | 
Giant TVs, laser-equipped cars, wearable computers -- it must be the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show. Which products will dazzle?
2014 Analytics, BI & Information Management Survey
Steal Our Slides  |  1/3/2014  | 
Enterprises want less complexity and more user-friendly, visual dashboards: Forty-six percent of respondents cite ease-of-use challenges with complex software as a significant barrier, while data visualization tools rate as the most ≠interesting leading-edge technology, with an average 3.5 rating on a 1-5 scale.

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