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Magic Leap Lands Google Funds
News  |  10/21/2014  | 
Virtual reality startup collects $542 million in first round of financing, plans to create images in the air similar to R2D2's projection of Princess Leia in Star Wars.
Apple iPad Air 2: Visual Tour
Slideshows  |  10/18/2014  | 
Apple's iPad Air 2 looks like a slimmed-down version of its predecessor, but it packs many under-the-hood enhancements.
Facebook Automates Fight Against Hackers
News  |  10/17/2014  | 
Here's a sneak peek into the system Facebook uses to secure your account when other websites are hacked.
iPad Air 2 Vs. Surface Pro 3: No Comparison
Commentary  |  10/17/2014  | 
Comparisons between Apple's iPad Air 2 and Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 are both inevitable and misguided.
Facebook 'Safety Check' Connects Users After Disasters
News  |  10/16/2014  | 
Facebook tool helps people quickly broadcast their well-being to friends and family after a natural disaster.
9 Tech Companies As Ben & Jerry's Flavors
Commentary  |  10/15/2014  | 
Get ready for Amazon Rainforest Crunch and IBM Big Blueberry Bonanza.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
Facebook Eyes App For Anonymous Sharing
News  |  10/8/2014  | 
Facebook will soon unveil an app that lets you connect with others anonymously, according to reports. Here's what we know about it.
Microsoft's Nadella Talks Windows 10, Cloud
News  |  10/8/2014  | 
CEO Satya Nadella says both Windows 10 and Azure will play a role in the Internet of Things. Microsoft will detail its latest cloud strategy at an Oct. 20 event in San Francisco.
Facebook Cracks Down On Fake Likes
News  |  10/7/2014  | 
Facebook warns businesses to avoid schemes that promise to boost audience numbers through paid-for Likes.
IT Leaders Need Split Personality, Gartner Says
News  |  10/7/2014  | 
IT leaders need to keep building solid, reliable systems, while also devoting more attention to digital experimentation.
A Drone To Watch Over Me
News  |  10/6/2014  | 
The Nixie wearable drone aims to turn selfies to stalkies.
Facebook Messenger Eyes Mobile Payments
News  |  10/6/2014  | 
Facebook is testing person-to-person mobile payments via its Messenger app, according to a hacker who discovered the unreleased feature.
Facebook Health? Thumbs Down
Commentary  |  10/6/2014  | 
Facebook may be eyeing the healthcare space to create new communities and apps. Given Facebook's privacy history, users will be wary.
Facebook: 10 New Changes That Matter
Slideshows  |  10/6/2014  | 
Over the summer, Facebook introduced a number of privacy settings, algorithm changes, buttons, and more. Here's an overview of all the new features and how they affect you.
Facebook Mood Experiment Prompts New Guidelines
News  |  10/3/2014  | 
Facebook apologized for toying with users' emotions and introduced a new framework to improve its research process.
Ad Haters: The Backlash Against Google And Facebook
Commentary  |  10/3/2014  | 
Social network Ello is capitalizing on discontent with online advertising.
Windows 10: 11 Big Changes
Slideshows  |  10/2/2014  | 
Microsoft is being more open and transparent with customers with Windows 10. Take a look at some of the most appealing features in the upcoming OS.
Google Glass And Consumers: Nothing To See Here
Commentary  |  10/2/2014  | 
Google Glass may soon transform the workplace, but the mainstream disconnect runs deep.
IT Jobs: How To Master Applicant Tracking Systems
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Applicant tracking systems don't decide who gets interviews, but they do play an important role. Here are five ways to make your IT resumé stand out.
Microsoft Sway Aims To Simplify Presentation Creation
News  |  10/1/2014  | 
Microsoft says Sway, its new Office app, will help you build beautiful, interactive presentations even if you don't have any design skills.
Stop Doing This On LinkedIn Now
News  |  9/30/2014  | 
Watch out for these missteps that might undermine your presence on the professional networking site.
Ello: Why Users Will Say Goodbye
Commentary  |  9/29/2014  | 
Hundreds of thousands of users have flocked to new social network Ello, which promises it won't sell advertising or your data. Here's why they won't stay.
Microsoft Windows Threshold Site Appears Early
News  |  9/29/2014  | 
Everybody expects Microsoft to preview a new version of Windows this week, and a company website that was accidentally made public over the weekend supports that idea.
Tech In Far-Flung Settings
Slideshows  |  9/29/2014  | 
Technology is finding its way into formerly inaccessible places, often with amazing or beautiful results. But are you ready for drone selfies?
BlackBerry Sells 200,000 Passport Smartphones
News  |  9/26/2014  | 
BlackBerry's Passport sales show there's still a place for smartphones with keyboards, but they also show the company's modest ambitions.
Microsoft, Google & Apple: Education Smackdown
News  |  9/26/2014  | 
Microsoft tries to woo students with free Office 365 accounts as Apple and Google continue to make gains in the classroom.
Apple iPhone 6 Bendgate: Top 10 Tweets
News  |  9/26/2014  | 
Apple says a bend in the iPhone 6 Plus is "extremely rare" but that didn't stop anyone from poking fun.
Amazon Expands Twitter Trial To Wish Lists
News  |  9/25/2014  | 
Twitter users can save Amazon products to their wish list by replying to tweets with the #AmazonWishList hashtag.
BlackBerry's Hardware Hail Mary: 4 Challenges
News  |  9/25/2014  | 
Is BlackBerry's Passport smartphone a triumph for keyboard loyalists? Or BlackBerry's last hurrah in hardware?
Talko: Collaboration's Missing Link?
News  |  9/24/2014  | 
Ray Ozzie's new app, Talko, blends live and recorded voice conversations with text messages and images for mobile workforces. We talk to Talko co-founder Matt Pope.
9 Innovative Products: Designers Of Things Conference
Slideshows  |  9/24/2014  | 
Wearable, 3D printing, and Internet of Things technologies are in their infancy. But these products show that design can satisfy both the head and the heart.
6 Ways To Consumerize IT Without Dumbing Down
Commentary  |  9/23/2014  | 
Here's how to make enterprise software more user-friendly while also maintaining its capabilities and security.
Microsoft OneDrive Offer Targets iOS 8 Storage Pains
News  |  9/22/2014  | 
Microsoft increases free OneDrive cloud storage to 30 GB -- but only if you act before the end of the month.
Google Ditches Mandatory Google+ Signups
News  |  9/22/2014  | 
When you sign up for a service such as Gmail or Google Docs, you may opt out of Google+ via a "No thanks" button.
6 Habits Of Unsuccessful IT Pros
News  |  9/22/2014  | 
Watch out for these career sinkholes -- and learn how to recover if you've fallen into one.
Choosing A UC Vendor: 5 Tips
News  |  9/20/2014  | 
Choosing the right UC system can be confusing and expensive. KelCor analyst and Interop speaker Brent Kelly offers five tips to help you save money and stay in control.
Facebook Tweaks News Feed Again
News  |  9/19/2014  | 
A new Facebook formula will prioritize recent posts more than relevancy. Here's a primer on what to expect.
Apple CEO: We Don't Covet Your Data
News  |  9/18/2014  | 
Apple CEO Tim Cook highlights the company's commitment to privacy in an open letter.
Facebook Explains iOS 8 App Privacy Changes
News  |  9/18/2014  | 
Despite tweaks to a privacy setting in iOS 8, Facebook says it's not tracking you any more than it already has been.
Enterprise Social Networks: 4 Pillars
News  |  9/18/2014  | 
Success starts and ends with integration. Here's how to finally make collaboration click.
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