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Top 10 Tech Fails Of 2012
Slideshows  |  12/27/2012  | 
Sometimes technology disappoints. Here are some of the products, services and companies that let us down in 2012.
Facebook's 2012 Highs And Lows
Slideshows  |  12/20/2012  | 
2012 brought big ups and downs for Facebook, and for the companies that have bet some of their business on it.
7 Big Data Solutions Try To Reshape Healthcare
Slideshows  |  12/18/2012  | 
Big data medicine is still largely unproven, but that's not stopping several medical centers and analytics vendors from jumping in with both feet.
10 Best Android Apps Of 2012
Slideshows  |  12/14/2012  | 
Check out these 10 gems that stood out from the crowd of 700,000 Android apps.
9 Bargain IT Tools For SMBs
Slideshows  |  12/13/2012  | 
Stretch your IT budget with open source and free products and services. Added win: Open source tools' opportunity for customization.
12 Gifts For The End Of The World
Slideshows  |  12/12/2012  | 
Some believe the world will end on December 21, 2012; NASA insists it won't. We've assembled a list of a few useful tools for any outcome.
Big Data's Surprising Uses: From Lady Gaga To CIA
Slideshows  |  12/11/2012  | 
As big data analytics rapidly become mainstream, the technology shows promise in many unexpected places. Check out who's tapping into big data.
9 Mobile EHRs Fight For Doctors' Attention
Slideshows  |  12/10/2012  | 
Mobile versions of electronic health records (EHR) systems help healthcare providers document and review patient information. We compare some leading options.
13 Big Data Vendors To Watch In 2013
Slideshows  |  12/10/2012  | 
From Amazon to Splunk, here's a look at the big data innovators that are now pushing Hadoop, NoSQL and big data analytics to the next level.
GMail 2.0 Catches Up With Competition
Slideshows  |  12/7/2012  | 
The latest version of Gmail for the iPhone and iPad has an elegant new design -- closer to that of Google Plus -- and several new features. Some of the improvements merely bring it up-to-date with competitors. Others, such as search, should make you think about switching from Apple's Mail.
12 Best iPhone, iPad Apps Of 2012
Slideshows  |  12/7/2012  | 
You already know about Skype, Instagram and Angry Birds. Check out these business-friendly iPhone and iPad apps you may not have tried, plus an amusing diversion or two.
10 Medical Robots That Could Change Healthcare
Slideshows  |  12/6/2012  | 
From microbots that scrape plaque from arteries to personal assistant robots that help care for patients, medical robots are transforming the face of healthcare.


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