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10 Great Websites For Learning Programming
Slideshows  |  7/6/2015  | 
Whether you're preparing for a new career or experimenting with magic powers, it's worth knowing how to program.
Windows 10 Gets Close, Skype Feature Updates: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  7/4/2015  | 
This week Microsoft sold assets to AOL and Uber, released two Windows 10 builds, and pushed new Skype for Business features to preview.
Windows 10 Build 10159 Marks Microsoft Efficiency
News  |  7/1/2015  | 
Microsoft has released Windows 10 Build 10159 to the Fast ring of Windows Insiders, marking the second PC build in two days.
Skype For Business: New Features Ready To Preview
News  |  7/1/2015  | 
Enterprise customers on Office 365 can preview new Skype for Business features, including broadcast and voice dial-in capabilities.
Microsoft Cuts Display Ad Business, Sells Bing Maps To Uber
News  |  6/30/2015  | 
Microsoft transfers its display ad business to AOL and sells Bing Maps tech to Uber as CEO Satya Nadella executes a new corporate mission.
Google Says Yelp-Backed Study Is Flawed
News  |  6/30/2015  | 
Conflicting claims fly as European antitrust officials await a response to objections from Google.
10 Essential Google Apps For iPhone Users
Slideshows  |  6/30/2015  | 
Just because you're an Apple aficionado doesn't mean you can't load up your iPhone with Google apps. Here are 10 of the best.
Google's Android Appeal Rejected by Supreme Court
News  |  6/29/2015  | 
Oracle's copyright lawsuit against Google over Android now returns to a lower court.
Windows 10 Pricing Chaos, Upgrade Explained: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  6/27/2015  | 
Microsoft this week released the full suite of Office for Android, updated the Surface Pro 3, and confused the Internet with its Windows 10 pricing strategy.
Amazon Wants Developers Creating Alexa Apps
Commentary  |  6/26/2015  | 
Amazon is looking to expand its Alexa personal assistant beyond Echo by appealing to developers and leveraging AWS.
Windows 10 Upgrade: 8 FAQs Explained
Slideshows  |  6/26/2015  | 
July 29 is fast approaching and we know you still have a lot of questions about how to download and use Windows 10.
Google Street View Gives Vertical View Of El Capitan
News  |  6/25/2015  | 
If you're in for a hair-raising slice of vertigo, check out Google's Street View climb of El Capitan in Yosemite. It's not for the faint of heart.
Microsoft Office Fully Lands On Android Phones
News  |  6/25/2015  | 
Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are now generally available on Android smartphones and tablets.
Amazon Echo Wants To Talk With You
News  |  6/23/2015  | 
With its invite-only beta phase behind it, Amazon Echo will be available for sale in the US next month with several new features, including connected-home options, Google Calendar, and Audible Audiobooks.
Windows 10: Free For All Insiders?
News  |  6/22/2015  | 
Microsoft's muddled messaging sparks a debate over whether Windows 10 will be available for free to Windows Insiders.
Docker, CoreOS Bury The Hatchet For Container Spec
News  |  6/22/2015  | 
Container rivals Docker and CoreOS, plus 18 other organizations, link arms behind a common container specification.
Samsung Update Fixes SwiftKey Security Flaw
News  |  6/20/2015  | 
Samsung will release a security policy update following reports of vulnerability in SwiftKey keyboard replacement software.
Windows 10 Mobile Update, Elop Exit: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  6/20/2015  | 
News of an executive shakeup at Microsoft comes the same week as new Windows 10 Mobile build 10136.
Stephen Elop Out In Microsoft Executive Shakeup
News  |  6/17/2015  | 
Organizational changes within Microsoft's engineering team will result in the departure of senior executives, including former Nokia CEO Stephen Elop.
Windows 10 vs. Mac OS X 10.11: OS Showdown
Slideshows  |  6/16/2015  | 
Microsoft and Apple are both planning OS releases for later this year. Which one is the better pick, Windows 10 or Mac OS X 10.11?
Adobe Upgrades Creative Cloud Apps, Launches Stock
News  |  6/16/2015  | 
Adobe's major Creative Cloud update stretches across 15 applications and includes new tools for iOS and Android users.
Windows 10 Enterprise Update, Surface Hub Pricing: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  6/13/2015  | 
Microsoft news from this week included pricing and release date for the Surface Hub, clarification about the Edge Internet browser offering for some enterprise users of Windows 10, an updated Skype, and changes to Office 365 online.
Q&A: Nina Bjornstad, Country Manager For The UK And Ireland, Google For Work
Commentary  |  6/11/2015  | 
The Google exec discusses how businesses can harness the potential of collaboration, transparency, and emerging technology.
iOS Mail App Vulnerable To Phishing Bug
News  |  6/11/2015  | 
An unpatched bug in Apple's Mail app for iOS mobile devices could easily fool users into giving up their iCloud passwords to phishing hackers.
HP Discover 2015: What We Learned
Commentary  |  6/11/2015  | 
HP Discover is HP's largest annual meeting. Announcements were of the "continuing evolution" sort, though they're likely to make HP customers happy as everyone works through the implications of the two Hewlett-Packards yet to come.
iOS 9 Gives iPad A Serious Productivity Boost
Commentary  |  6/11/2015  | 
Split-screen multitasking and changes to the keyboard will make the iPad a more powerful productivity machine for road warriors thanks to iOS 9.
Microsoft Surface Hub Gets Launch Date, Price
News  |  6/10/2015  | 
Businesses can start ordering the Microsoft Surface Hub July 1 for a starting price of $6,999.
How CIOs Can Prepare For The Platform Economy
Commentary  |  6/10/2015  | 
As the digital economy booms, and interconnected users rely more upon each other's contributions, products and services are on the way out, and platforms are in.
Apple's Siri Takes On Google Now
News  |  6/10/2015  | 
In iOS 9, Apple's personal assistant will be become proactive about notifications.
WWDC: What Apple Didn't Tell Us
Commentary  |  6/9/2015  | 
Apple has plenty in store for iOS 9 and other products like HealthKit and Car Play, that it didn't talk about during the WWDC keynote. Here's a rundown.
Apple Reportedly Planning Data Center, Network Upgrades
News  |  6/9/2015  | 
Apple, according to a published report, is continuing its major investment plans to better serve its customers and compete with other cloud-based service companies.
WWDC: iOS 9 Plus 5 More Predictions
News  |  6/7/2015  | 
As the world counts down to WWDC 2015, we speculate about the new products and services that Apple might unveil. From iOS 9 to other news, here's what to watch out for.
Skype Launches Web-Based Client Beta Version
News  |  6/6/2015  | 
Users of the online telecommunications service Skype have a new option when they want to make calls or hook up with video chat, as the company has released a Web-based beta version of the service.
Windows 10 Ready For July, Office 2016 Updates: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  6/6/2015  | 
Microsoft is busy readying Windows 10 for its July 29 launch, but it made time to push a few updates to the Office 2016 preview.
Usability: The Road To Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  6/5/2015  | 
"Going digital" is pointless if your digital products don't resonate with users.
Salesforce, Partners Want To Make Big Data Easy
Commentary  |  6/4/2015  | 
Salesforce is partnering with Google, Cloudera, and other firms to make big data easier to use. Is big data going mainstream?
HR Analytics Gives Alabama Firm Better Insight
Commentary  |  6/3/2015  | 
The HR analytics field is getting crowded. Here's how the chief HR officer at an Alabama company chose one solution and gained better insight over the business.
Windows 10: 5 Key Features For Business
Slideshows  |  6/3/2015  | 
With Windows 10 fast approaching, we spotlight five features that will change the enterprise user experience.
Microsoft Buys Wunderlist App, Targets Mobile Productivity
News  |  6/2/2015  | 
The startup behind to-do app Wunderlist could prove an asset to Microsoft's mobile strategy.
Cloud Market Finds A Home In Michigan County
Commentary  |  6/2/2015  | 
Oakland County, Mich., has been providing services to towns for years. Now it's expanding its services through a new government cloud marketplace.
Windows 10 Landing On PCs, Tablets July 29
News  |  6/1/2015  | 
Mark your calendars: Microsoft's long-awaited Windows 10 arrives in less than two months.
Windows 10 In July, Azure News: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  5/30/2015  | 
Microsoft news this week included updates to Azure, SQL Server 2016, Office for Android and, of course, Windows 10.
Apple Acquires Metaio, Targeting Augmented Reality
News  |  5/29/2015  | 
Apple continues its string of acquisitions with the purchase of Metaio, a company specializing in augmented reality software development.
Google I/O: Gmail Hits 900M Users, Android Reaches A Billion
News  |  5/28/2015  | 
Key statistics from this year's Google I/O included one billion Android users and 900 million Gmail users, 75% of whom are on mobile.
Big Data: 6 Real-Life Business Cases
Slideshows  |  5/27/2015  | 
Better data analysis enables companies to optimize everything in the value chain -- from sales to order delivery, to optimal store hours. Here are six examples of how major enterprises are using data to improve their business models.
Microsoft Office Coming To 20 More Android Tablets
Commentary  |  5/27/2015  | 
Microsoft has convinced 20 more Android tablet OEMs to install its Office productivity software on their devices. It's a smart move by Redmond.
Google I/O: 10 Things We Expect To See
News  |  5/27/2015  | 
Expect a demonstration of the next version of Android, along with a standalone photo-sharing service and a new iteration of Chromecast.
8 Reasons IT Pros Hate The Cloud
Slideshows  |  5/25/2015  | 
We sense a simmering level of vitriol whenever we speak with IT professionals about the cloud in our daily conversations, at industry conferences, and in other settings. Here's why.
Office For Android, Sway, OneDrive Updates: MS Office News
News  |  5/24/2015  | 
News surrounding Microsoft Office this week included a public preview of Office for Android and eDiscovery for Office 365.
Windows 10 Build 10122, Email For iOS: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  5/23/2015  | 
This week's updates include a new Windows 10 build, rumors of an iOS email app, and a few questions for Windows 10 Mobile.
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