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Docker Security Flaw Found
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Docker advises users to upgrade their container formatting system immediately to patch security hole in non-current versions.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/26/2014
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10 Windows Tablets, Laptops Under $200: Holiday Steals
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Gadget shoppers can choose from an array of sub-$200 Windows 8.1 tablets and laptops -- offering more power than you'd guess.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/26/2014
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Facebook Data Center Showcases Open Compute Work
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Facebook's Altoona, Iowa, data center includes Open Compute Project data center network fabric.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/25/2014
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IBM Courts DevOps With Dedicated Bluemix
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Dedicated Bluemix is IBM's development platform with host servers in the cloud dedicated to a single customer, for security and compliance reasons.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/24/2014
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Ghostery Makes Privacy Marketable
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Service that blocks Web tracking code turns out to be good for business, too.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/24/2014
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Microsoft Azure Outage: Questions Remain
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Microsoft Azure's East and South Central US data centers' performance plummeted while West remained relatively unaffected.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/21/2014
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Marketers Should Look Beyond Facebook, Twitter
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Build social engagement around your own website, Forrester recommends.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/21/2014
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Microsoft Azure Storage Service Outage: Postmortem
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Azure outage Tuesday produced disruptions to MSN website, Office 365, Xbox Live, and third-party services, as well as possible data integrity problems.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/20/2014
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BitTorrent Sync Plans Pro Tier
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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BitTorrent Sync 1.4 enters general release, and the company unveils plans for Pro version of its software.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/19/2014
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How Amazon Kinesis Adds Speed, Resilience To Analytics
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Three Kinesis users explain how they use AWS's real-time, streaming data capture and analytics service to support their businesses.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/19/2014
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The Web Isn't Dying, But Control Is
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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In a renewed debate about the health of the web and the dominance of native apps, let's not gloss over the issue of user control.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/19/2014
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Interoute, European Cloud Supplier, Makes US Move
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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One of Europe's largest cloud service suppliers, Interoute Communications, will open a virtual data center in Los Angeles in December.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/18/2014
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Tech Heavyweights Push For Surveillance Reform
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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AOL, Apple, Dropbox, Evernote, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, Microsoft, Twitter, and Yahoo ask the US Senate to limit mass surveillance.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/18/2014
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10 Techies We'd Invite To Thanksgiving
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Guess who's coming to dinner. Do robots need their own place settings?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/18/2014
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Tech Hygiene: 10 Bad Habits To Break
Jeff Bertolucci,
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When it comes to digital devices, a little cleanliness – both inside and out – goes a long way.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 11/18/2014
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Amazon's Container Strategy, Examined
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Amazon believes it can win developers with new AWS Container Service, despite Google's big headstart.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/17/2014
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Microsoft Office Mobile: Right For You?
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft now offers free iOS and Android versions of its popular Office apps. Are they a good fit for your mobile productivity tools?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/15/2014
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Amazon Cloud: 10 New Insights
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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AWS already has five times the compute capacity of 14 competitors combined, but it's still expanding fast. See what else we learned at Re:Invent this week.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/14/2014
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Heating Your House With Cloud Computing
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Is it time to get serious about recycling the radiant heat from servers into heating for other buildings large and small?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/13/2014
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Windows 10 Update: 6 Facts
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft's latest Windows 10 build includes more user-inspired tweaks, more desktop refinement -- and more bugs. Is Microsoft reassuring its desktop user base?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/13/2014
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