Passwords are often ridiculed, but there are some reasons they should be your nearest and dearest authentication factor.By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Traditional Agile methods have evolved quickly to address current programming needs. Continuous delivery mixed with select Agile practices equals the preferred way forward.By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 9/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many reviewers consider Apple's new iPhones to be essential upgrades. Now the company needs new iPads that inspire the same excitement.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/17/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook's in-development "Moments" app could make sharing with small groups easier. Here's what we know, plus tips to manage friend lists now.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/17/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Basho Riak Enterprise 2.0 release steps up NoSQL competition with Cassandra with prebuilt data functions, Apache Solr support, and SSD storage for hot data.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Augmented reality is about to get compelling. Digital eyewear will make it happen. And it's happening sooner than you think.By Mike Feibus Analyst, TechKnowledge Strategies, 9/17/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
It doesn't matter whether your e-commerce D-Day is Black Friday, tax day, or some random Thursday when a post goes viral. Your websites need to be ready.By Joe Masters Emison CTO, BuildFax, 9/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Children are the innocent victims of the worst effects of social media. That’s why it’s vital for adults to establish privacy values that are safe for them -- and the rest of us.By Lysa Myers Security Researcher, ESET, 9/17/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
While cloud computing may seem to solve the backup problem, the answer isn't that easy. Today's backup appliances strive for a more nuanced approach.By Jim O'Reilly Consultant, 9/17/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Steve Herrod explains how his technologist's vision and experience help him pick investments for venture capitalist firm General Catalyst Partners.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/17/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Rackspace, after posting a strong second quarter, says it's not for sale and it will push its 'managed cloud' offering with renewed vigor.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/17/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Nearly half of data scientists surveyed last month say Facebook's controversial "mood manipulation study" was unethical, and many support ethics guidelines for big data research.By Jeff Bertolucci , 9/17/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Building a Mobile Business MindsetThe differences between mobile apps and conventional Windows clients, or even web applications, are far more than skin deep. Yes, the touch-versus-keyboard interface, APIs, and programming languages are new, but that’s arguably the easy part. There are profound differences in how the two are built, the functionality each prioritizes, the release cycles on which they’re developed — even the attitudes, values, and work styles of the developers creating them.
IT Salary Survey 2014IT pros are feeling optimistic again about their careers. Raises are up, and median total compensation hit $92,000 for staffers and $120,000 for managers in 2014, according to InformationWeek's annual survey.