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8 Ways You're Failing At Data Science
Slideshows  |  11/26/2015  | 
Data scientists and the Wizard of Oz have something in common: Few people really know what they do behind the curtain, which makes it hard to tell good from bad data science. These tips can help you discern the difference.
9 Hot Gadgets To Watch This Black Friday Weekend
Slideshows  |  11/26/2015  | 
It's that time of year again: Black Friday madness right after the turkey dinner. If you're a geek, or have to buy a gift for one, here are nine hot tech gadgets to check out between Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
8 Technologies We're Thankful For
Slideshows  |  11/25/2015  | 
Thanksgiving is about giving thanks, remember? So, let's express appreciation for the technologies that make our lives better. These are the gadgets, apps, and tools that have earned our eternal gratitude.
12 iPhone, Android Apps To Ease Holiday Travel
Slideshows  |  11/24/2015  | 
Wherever you're flying or driving this holiday season, a travel app or two can make the experience less stressful. Here are our top picks.
8 Hot Tech Jobs Getting Big Salary Bumps In 2016
Slideshows  |  11/23/2015  | 
Engineering jobs to mobile app developer positions are expected to post some of the largest salary gains in 2016, and some tech-related creative careers are not too far behind. Here's a look at eight of those hot jobs.
9 Scripting Languages You Need To Know
Slideshows  |  11/22/2015  | 
Scripting languages can bring new functions to applications and glue complex systems together. Here are nine that could hold the keys to your next project.
Best And Worst Tech Cities For Drivers
Slideshows  |  11/20/2015  | 
Your commute, whether it's bumper-to-bumper or a breeze, can play a major role in your work-life balance. It can extend or take away hours from time with family and friends. We count down the top tech cities that have the most and least traffic congestion.
8 iPhone Security Apps To Keep Your Data Safe
Slideshows  |  11/19/2015  | 
Keeping your iPhone safe from cracked screens and dings on the outside is hard enough, but with the rise of malware and hackers targeting your precious smartphone, you have to think about securing what's inside. Here are some apps to help you do that.
Insider Threats: 10 Ways To Protect Your Data
Slideshows  |  11/18/2015  | 
While IT focuses on outside threats, danger lurks from within -- your employees. Whether intentional or unintentional, data breaches resulting from workers mishandling data can be prevented. Here's a look at 10 ways it can be done effectively.
Data Science Skills To Boost Your Salary
Slideshows  |  11/17/2015  | 
Are you a data scientist wondering how your compensation stacks up to your peers? Or are you considering a career shift to data science? Here's a look at how much you can expect to earn.
Surface Pro 4 Vs. iPad Pro: High-End Hybrid Showdown
Slideshows  |  11/16/2015  | 
Apple and Microsoft are targeting the enterprise with high-end hybrid devices. We compare the iPad Pro and Surface Pro 4 specs and promises. Which would you buy?
C++ Code Optimization: 10 Tips And Tricks
Slideshows  |  11/15/2015  | 
C++ is a great enterprise programming language if you know how to get the most from its arcane features. Here are 10 tips to help you do so, and end up with high-performing applications for your business.
CES 2016 Sneak Peek: 9 Cool Gadgets
Slideshows  |  11/13/2015  | 
The 2016 Consumer Electronics Show will be a hotspot for new technologies in robotics, wearables, and the Internet of Things. Here's a snapshot of what to expect at the coming show.
6 Ways Big Data Is Driving Personalized Medicine Revolution
Slideshows  |  11/12/2015  | 
Researchers are poised to make huge advances in medicine, particularly in how we treat cancer and arthritis. See how big data and IT are contributing.
11 iPhone, Android Weather Apps For Rain Or Shine
Slideshows  |  11/12/2015  | 
Need an umbrella? Before you rush out the door, check the forecast with one of these mobile weather apps for iOS or Android.
Cloud Vs. On-Premises: 6 Benefits Of Keeping Data Private
Slideshows  |  11/11/2015  | 
We can think of at least six reasons why you would want to store your data in a privately controlled data center rather than use a public cloud service. Letís gain an understanding of the on-premises vs. cloud debate, and see why some tech leaders advocate a hybrid model where both coexist.
10 Skills CIOs Need To Survive, Thrive In 2016
Slideshows  |  11/11/2015  | 
CIOs need to shift perspectives and skill sets for the business transformation underway. So, what's the profile of the successful CIO in 2016?
Pricey Smartphones: 8 Youíll Never Own
Slideshows  |  11/10/2015  | 
In the tech world, many of the most expensive items available for purchase are workhorse machines that can deliver WiFi long distance or hold insane amounts of data. While these appliances have a certain style to them, they lack the cachet that powers the most personal of tech devices -- the smartphone.
Surface Pro 4 vs. Surface Pro 3: Should You Upgrade?
Slideshows  |  11/9/2015  | 
Microsoft built upon the features in Surface Pro 3 to deliver a more refined and capable hybrid in Surface Pro 4.
10 Top Programming Languages For Learning To Code
Slideshows  |  11/8/2015  | 
Everyone wants to learn how to code, but what is the best entry point? Here are 10 top ways to check "programming" off your skills life-list.
Google, Tesla, Nissan: 6 Self-Driving Vehicles Cruising Our Way
Slideshows  |  11/6/2015  | 
Traditional car makers, such as Nissan and Daimler, are joining tech giants like Google in the race to create self-driving vehicles. Here's what you need to know.
HP Milestones: A Look Back, As Tech Giant Splits In Two
Slideshows  |  11/5/2015  | 
HP has officially split into two companies. The breakup marks perhaps the biggest milestone in the company's storied history. Here's a look back at the corporate hits and misses that brought the company to where it is today.
Improving Customer Experiences: 10 Ways IT Can Help
Slideshows  |  11/4/2015  | 
The customer experience, also known as CX, is nothing new. But Forrester Research says 2016 will be the year that companies need to either embrace CX and make it central to all operations or get left behind. Here's what IT leaders need to do to survive.
Cognitive Computing Powers 6 Smart Deployments
Slideshows  |  11/3/2015  | 
Cognitive computing, which enabled IBM Watson to win Jeopardy!, is helping professionals get expert assistance and make faster, more intelligent decisions based on highly complex big data.
Mastering Mobile Apps: 9 Classes For IT Pros
Slideshows  |  11/3/2015  | 
These online courses can help IT professionals create enterprise apps and learn critical skills to enhance their careers in a mobile world.
Ways To Quit Sitting: 8 Unique Desk Options
Slideshows  |  11/2/2015  | 
Sitting at your desk all day can be boring, unproductive, and hazardous to your health. We have some alternatives that might help you "stand" out at work.
Windows 10 Mobile, PC Previews: What's Inside
Slideshows  |  11/1/2015  | 
Microsoft rolls out Windows 10 Insider preview builds for mobile and PC, and shares its upgrade delivery strategy for 2016.
14 Creepy Ways To Use Big Data
Slideshows  |  10/30/2015  | 
The amount of data being collected about people, companies, and governments is unprecedented. What can be done with that data is downright frightening. From bedrooms to boardrooms, from Wall Street to Main Street, the ground is shifting in ways that only the most cyber-savvy can anticipate. We reveal the creepy ways to use data now and in the near future.
10 Scariest Bosses: A Survival Guide
Slideshows  |  10/30/2015  | 
We explored multiple surveys and studies about bad bosses to assemble this rogue's gallery of the most reviled types of managers. Check out our 10 scariest bosses (complete with their own Halloween costumes), and consider our advice for how to deal with them.
SAP CEO Bill McDermott Talks Cloud, Being 'Cool'
Slideshows  |  10/29/2015  | 
When InformationWeek got on the phone with SAP CEO Bill McDermott, the conversation was wide-ranging and thought-provoking.
How Contextual Awareness Is Redefining Business Intelligence
Slideshows  |  10/28/2015  | 
Contextual analysis, with the help of mobile devices and the Internet of Things, is giving businesses the data they need to reach individuals in relevant and meaningful ways.
Office 2016: 8 Enterprise-Worthy Features
Slideshows  |  10/28/2015  | 
The newest version of Office is designed for consumer and business users alike. So, which new features will matter most in the enterprise? Here's a look at the ones you'll really want for work.
9 iPhone Apps Perfect For 3D Touch
Slideshows  |  10/27/2015  | 
The iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus have at least one piece of new technology going for them -- Apple's 3D Touch. Here's a look at nine apps that help optimized that experience.
Microsoft Store: First Look Inside NYC Flagship
Slideshows  |  10/26/2015  | 
Microsoft opens the doors of its massive NYC flagship store the same day it releases the Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 to the public.
HTML 5 Vs. Native Apps: What's Best For Developers?
Slideshows  |  10/26/2015  | 
Debate rages on about whether an HTML5 Web application or a native platform application is the best solution for your project team. We've put together this list of arguments -- five for HTML5 and five for native apps -- to help frame the debate.
10 iPhone, iPad Apps Optimized For iOS 9
Slideshows  |  10/25/2015  | 
Apple packed several new features into iOS 9. Here are 10 apps upgraded to make the most of them.
13 Geekiest Halloween Costumes For 2015
Slideshows  |  10/24/2015  | 
We want to help you get into the Halloween spirit while letting your geek flag fly. Check out our list, and let us know which costume you'll be wearing next Saturday.
9 Ways To Bulletproof Your Privacy Policy
Slideshows  |  10/23/2015  | 
Is your privacy policy rock solid, or could it use some work? Mistakes can mean lawsuits, regulatory fines, and damage to corporate reputations. Here's how to protect your company.
NASA's Apollo Archive: 10 More Breathtaking Images
Slideshows  |  10/23/2015  | 
With more than 8,000 photographs of NASA's various Apollo missions released earlier this month, who could resist looking through the archive a second time?
10 Hot IT Jobs That Deliver Work-Life Balance
Slideshows  |  10/22/2015  | 
Ten IT jobs made the cut on Glassdoor's 25 Best Jobs For Work-Life Balance. In fact, the No. 1 job on the list is IT-related. If you're struggling with work-life balance in your own career, you'll want to have a look at these positions and see how your job stacks up. It might be time to polish up that resume or learn some new skills.
10 iPhone Apps Only An IT Pro Could Love
Slideshows  |  10/21/2015  | 
The Apple iTunes store is chock-full of apps that are equally useful to IT and business users. Here, we're focusing on 10 iPhone apps that only IT professionals could love. See what we've uncovered.
Hybrid Cloud: 7 Ways It's The Best Of Both Worlds
Slideshows  |  10/20/2015  | 
When choosing which flavor of cloud to go with for your organization, you'll find that a hybrid architecture has some distinct advantages over public and private cloud models. Here's a look at seven benefits of going hybrid.
Intel's Arduino 101: 11 Reasons You Need It
Slideshows  |  10/20/2015  | 
Intel has announced the new Arduino 101, an Arduino platform based on the Intel Curie module. While it's aimed primarily at the education and maker communities, there are plenty of commercial applications, including the opportunity to experiment with Internet of Things (IoT) projects, including wearables, diminutive gadgets, and sensors
10 Books To Turn IT Pros Into Business Pros
Slideshows  |  10/19/2015  | 
Nobody doubts that as an IT professional you know your field. But how much do you know about business? If the answer is "not enough," it's time to start learning. Here are 10 books to help turn IT pros into business ninjas.
Nexus 5X, 6P Review: Marshmallow OS Shines
Slideshows  |  10/19/2015  | 
Google's updated Nexus line of smartphones, from LG and Huawei, shows Android 6.0 Marshmallow at its best. Google provided us with one of each model for review. Here's what we discovered.
Top Windows 10 Apps To Boost Your Productivity
Slideshows  |  10/18/2015  | 
Whether you're working on a Surface Pro 4, a Surface Book, or an upgraded Windows 10 laptop, here are 10 apps to take your productivity to the next level.
Steve Jobs Movie: 5 Myths, 5 Realities
Slideshows  |  10/16/2015  | 
The latest Steve Jobs film hits most theaters this weekend. What did the movie get right, and what did it get wildly wrong?
Gartner: 10 Radical Changes Coming To IT
Slideshows  |  10/15/2015  | 
Gartner's Daryl Plummer paints a convincing picture of a near-term future full of robots, smart machines, machine learning, and changing mobile habits. Here's everything CIOs and IT professionals need to know to be prepared.
8 Ways To Ensure Data Quality
Slideshows  |  10/14/2015  | 
The quality of your business decisions is only as good as the quality of the data you use to back them up. Here are some tips to help you determine how reliable your data actually is.
Motorola Moto 360 Review: A Worthy Second Act
Slideshows  |  10/13/2015  | 
The Moto 360, Motorola's second-generation Android Wear smartwatch, makes exactly the right set of improvements.
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