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Google Tests Delivery Drones
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Google joins Amazon in testing delivery drones outside the US, where regulations are less burdensome.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/2/2014
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Cloud Won't Cure Licensing Woes
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Think options in the cloud will solve licensing woes? Not so fast.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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Google Enterprise Rebranded 'Google For Work'
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Name change aims to better reflect Google's business customers and shift focus from the term 'enterprise.'
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/2/2014
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Hillary Clinton Talks Tech: 9 Facts
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Hillary Clinton explained how she sees technology fitting into the recovering US economy, at Nexenta OpenSDx conference. Here are nine things we learned.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/2014
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Talk Nerdy To Me: 10 Geeky Pickup Lines
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Bachelors and bachelorettes of IT, don't be afraid to use your tech smarts to break the ice.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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Google Tests Delivery Drones
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Google joins Amazon in testing delivery drones outside the US, where regulations are less burdensome.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/2/2014
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4 Startups To Watch At Interop
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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Interop New York's Startup Hot Seat lets you ask startup leaders about intriguing new products, from cloud services to network automation tools. Take a sneak peek at the lineup.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/2014
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5 Signs You'll Face A Software Audit
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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When vendors spot these red flags, they may use them as reasons to run a licensing audit.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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Cloud Won't Cure Licensing Woes
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Think options in the cloud will solve licensing woes? Not so fast.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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Software Licensing: Move From Defense To Offense
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Avoiding audits and vendor fines isn't enough. Take control of licensing to exact deeper software discounts and match purchasing to actual employee needs.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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US Open Tennis: 7 Technologies Power Game, Set, Match
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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The US Open upgrades its tech for 2014 with new data sets, improved analytics, and immersive mobile apps backed by IBM predictive cloud infrastructure.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/30/2014
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Microsoft Enhances OneDrive Mobile Apps
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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As the cloud storage wars rage on, Microsoft looks to make OneDrive and OneDrive for Business more cohesive, starting on Android.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/29/2014
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Red Hat Counters VMware With OpenStack Software Appliance
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Red Hat offers test drive appliance to gain OpenStack users, enhances its production version, moves to manage Amazon, Microsoft workloads.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/29/2014
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California Smartphone Kill-Switch Law: What It Means
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Do you understand the consequences of California's new smartphone anti-theft law? Our FAQ will clear up the confusion.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/29/2014
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HP ProLiant Gen9 Servers Crank Up Power
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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HP tries to grow its lead in server market with ProLiant Gen9 servers that offer more computing power and lower costs.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/28/2014
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Workday Q&A: COO Talks Oracle, SAP
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Workday COO Mike Stankey claims his firm has a three- to five-year tech lead on Oracle and SAP because the cloud is "more than a destination and a pricing model."
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/28/2014
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VMware: VMs And Containers Better Together
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
VMware takes pains to say that Linux containers will complement, not replace, virtual machines.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/28/2014
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Social Media Bites Its Tongue
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Pew Research finds that social media users are less likely to voice opinions face-to-face if they believe their Facebook followers would disagree. Call it surveillance fallout.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/28/2014
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IBM Watson Speeds Drug Research
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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IBM Watson moves from supplying known answers to tough questions to making its own discoveries in life sciences and pharmaceutical research.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/28/2014
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Dropbox Expands The Box
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Dogged by competition, Dropbox now gives subscribers 1 TB for $10 a month, but backing up data to an external hard drive is still cheaper.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/27/2014
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Who Wins In Cloud Price Wars?
Art Wittmann,
News
Short answer: not IT. Enterprises don't want bare-bones IaaS for the same reasons they don't buy $299 PCs at Wal-Mart. Providers must focus on support, not undercutting rivals.
By Art Wittmann , 8/27/2014
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VMware COO Clarifies Focus
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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In an interview, COO Carl Eschenbach explains how VMware plans to outstrip the competition and why it's offering OpenStack.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/27/2014
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