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Apple's iPad Event: What To Expect
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
New iPads are on deck for Apple's Thursday press event. Here's a look at what else Apple will likely reveal.
MongoDB Launches Offensive As Rivals Rev Up
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
MongoDB looks to compete on every cloud, as Microsoft and IBM gear up to steal its customers.
Microsoft's 'Skype Qik' Takes On Mobile Video Messaging
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
Skype launches a free mobile messaging app for users to send and receive short videos.
Mend The Broken Doctor-Patient Relationship
Commentary  |  10/14/2014  | 
Americans have lost faith in the healthcare industry. A more realistic view of the profession, coupled with the right technology, can help restore that trust.
Busting The Myth Of Uncontrollable Healthcare Costs
Commentary  |  10/14/2014  | 
Healthcare expenses are as manageable as any other business expense, with the right data.
Big Data Helps 'Krochet Kids' Stay In The Loop
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
Nonprofit uses data visualization tools to track economic, health, and social wellbeing of female workers in developing nations.
Apple's Next iPads: 13 Things To Expect
Slideshows  |  10/14/2014  | 
Apple is expected to reveal new iPads this week, including its long-rumored "iPad Pro." What else will Apple show off?
Deloitte Adds Boomi Integration To CloudMix
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
Deloitte's CloudMix expands integration service to include Dell's Boomi, to connect Salesforce.com apps to enterprise software infrastructure.
DevOps Culture Clash: Think Process
Commentary  |  10/14/2014  | 
Even the most charismatic leader can't just tell people to change from a silo-based culture to DevOps. You have to gradually introduce new goals, one pilot project at a time.
VMware Adds Macs To Windows Virtual Desktop Scheme
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
VMware is trying to make it easier for a variety of devices to run a basic Windows desktop, allowing firms to reach Mac users as well as PC users.
VMWorld Europe: Tools To Manage Multiple Clouds
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
VMware vRealize suite will manage Microsoft Azure, Amazon, and OpenStack cloud workloads.
Salesforce.com Speeds App Development With Lightning
News  |  10/14/2014  | 
Salesforce1 component framework helps customers build apps in a hurry, but don't confuse it with ExactTarget Journey Builder for Apps.
The Amazon Test: Companies Pay Up To Pass
Commentary  |  10/13/2014  | 
Is your technology up to consumer web standards? New CEB data shows companies investing more in customer-facing tech projects.
HealthCare.gov: Lessons From Continuous Software Delivery
Commentary  |  10/13/2014  | 
A tight cycle of development, design, and testing is the best way to keep a big project (even a supposedly Agile one) from blowing up.
Flight Attendants Want Mobile Device Ban Reinstated
News  |  10/13/2014  | 
Largest union of flight attendants sues FAA, seeks reinstatement of ban against the use of smartphones and tablets during takeoffs and landings.
Windows 10 On ARM: 7 Observations
Commentary  |  10/13/2014  | 
Microsoft reps have been tight-lipped about the future of Windows on ARM devices but the company has many reasons to remain invested in non-Intel architectures.
Mac OS X Yosemite: What's Missing?
News  |  10/13/2014  | 
Mac OS X Yosemite is in beta, and we're not seeing everything we'd hoped for. Here are 10 improvements we wish Apple would include in its next operating system.
A Petri Dish For Healthcare Innovation
Commentary  |  10/13/2014  | 
Peek inside the Innovation Lab's framework for healthcare pros and collaborate on disruptive ideas via the Innovation Centers Summit Workshop.
2015 Server OS Outlook: Cloudy, Chance Of Containers
News  |  10/13/2014  | 
Windows still dominates the enterprise data center, our new survey shows, but other options are on the rise.
Survey: Consumers Don't Get IoT, But They Will
News  |  10/13/2014  | 
The value of the "Internet of Things" is mostly lost on consumers. Here's how companies selling IoT and wearables can win them over.
Connected Cars Vs. Cybercrime: Tough Fight
News  |  10/13/2014  | 
Automakers should consider adding real-time intrusion detection and response capabilities, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says.
Salesforce.com Unveils Wave Analytics Cloud
News  |  10/13/2014  | 
Salesforce.com enters $38 billion analytics market with a NoSQL-based platform that puts five-button data-analysis basics on smartphones.
Cartoon: Unstructured Data Fatigue
Commentary  |  10/13/2014  | 
It's been a long hard day in the data mines.
Facebook Ads Invade Apps, User Locations
News  |  10/11/2014  | 
Facebook launches two new data-based tools for advertisers: Audience Network, which places ads in third-party apps, and a tool that taps into your location.
Nadella Apologizes For Gender Pay Gaffe
News  |  10/10/2014  | 
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella draws quick criticism for his response to a question about pay gaps between male and female employees.
5 Ways Data Science Teams Can Raise Their Profiles
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
What to do when your team of data scientists is isolated from the rest of the company.
Source Escrow, Meet Grumpy IT Guy
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
Today's gripe: The source code escrow service shake-down.
Microsoft Surface Pro's Future: 5 Facts
News  |  10/10/2014  | 
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says the Surface line is here to stay. But are changes coming to the company's device strategy?
Google's Next Nexus Phone Goes Big
News  |  10/10/2014  | 
Google's Nexus 6 will feature a 5.9-inch screen as the company jumps into the phablet fray.
Geekend: How Idiots Fool Themselves & Us
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
How do know-nothing blowhards get promoted beyond their ability? By making us think they are smarter than they are.
Pink Architecture: New Technology Leadership
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
Want success with enterprise architecture? Maybe you need a woman's touch.
Healthcare Insurance Regs Must Keep Up With Tech Advances
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
Antiquated rules could get in the way of improving people's health and lowering their healthcare costs.
Domain-Driven Design: The Good And The Challenging
News  |  10/10/2014  | 
Ten years after its introduction, DDD has proven to be optimal for certain projects -- especially complex ones -- when proper care is applied to the right practices.
Who Should Be InformationWeek’s 2014 Chief Of The Year?
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
Tell us the technology leaders who are changing your company or industry.
Forrester Names Top API Management Vendors
News  |  10/10/2014  | 
As APIs become the foundation of the digital economy, CA, SOA Software, and Apigee head the list of API management system vendors, according to Forrester Research.
Internet Of Things Devices: 4 Traits For Survival
Commentary  |  10/10/2014  | 
Darwin's survival of the fittest, adapt-or-die principle applies to technology, too.
7 Cool Wearables For Pets
Slideshows  |  10/10/2014  | 
New wearable devices let you track every second of your pet's life -- whether Fido and Fluffy like it or not. Is your best friend ready for FitBark?
Apple Undervalued, Big Shareholder Argues
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn wants Apple to buy even more of its own stock.
LinkedIn Tips: How Analytics Improves Your Job Search
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
LinkedIn's "Who's Viewed Your Profile" section features new data that can improve your network, profile, and job opportunities. Here are three ways to take advantage of it.
Twitter Sues US Government Over Surveillance
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
Twitter claims the government is restricting its free speech by limiting what it can disclose about requests for customer data.
HTC Debuts Selfie Phone, GoPro-Style Camera
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
HTC believes the Desire Eye smartphone and Re action camera will help it recapture handset sales and create a beachfront for new product categories.
10 Real Reasons Microsoft Skipped Windows 9
Commentary  |  10/9/2014  | 
Many people are speculating why Microsoft skipped from Windows 8 to 10. Consider these colorful possibilities.
GE Pushes For Bigger Industrial Internet
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
GE Internet of Things portfolio expands as it brings big-data analysis to vending machines, office equipment, bridges, and other new markets.
VMware, EMC, Pivotal Launch 'Federated' Offerings
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
EMC, with subsidiaries RSA, VMware, and Pivotal, create integrated bundles in bid for deeper customer buy-in and lower support costs.
Internet Of Things Needs Government Support
Commentary  |  10/9/2014  | 
The US risks being left behind as other countries invest in ubiquitous computing. Here's a seven-point framework to bolster the US's support of IoT technologies.
Healthcare Software Development: We Can Do Better
Commentary  |  10/9/2014  | 
Yes, users do know what they want from software. And developers must listen.
Microsoft Wants to Kill Email Attachments
News  |  10/9/2014  | 
Microsoft says email attachments are a hassle -- so its Outlook Web App now lets users send links instead to files stored in OneDrive for Business, where they are available for simultaneous access.
Immigration Agency App Targets Child Predators
News  |  10/8/2014  | 
Immigration and Customs Enforcement launches Android and Spanish-language versions of Operation Predator, a mobile app the public can use to help the agency catch child predators.
Engine Yard Appoints Vrolyk CEO
News  |  10/8/2014  | 
Engine Yard replaces John Dillon with Beau Vrolyk as CEO in move to expand Amazon-based platform as a service company.
Homeland Security Funds Software Security Initiative
News  |  10/8/2014  | 
The DHS contributes $23.5 million toward the Software Assurance Market Place to enable software developers to test open source programs and improve software analysis tools.
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