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3D Manufacturing: New Weapon For US Economy
Samir Shah, CEO, 4 AXYZ Inc.
Commentary
We can turn a hobby into real economic power if we start using 3D on an industrial scale.
By Samir Shah CEO, 4 AXYZ Inc., 8/1/2014
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Doctors Can Go Back To Tech School
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
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Texas A&M-Dell academy to launch later this year aims to train medical pros on the latest healthcare technology -- and serve doctors moving into IT roles.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 8/1/2014
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Microsoft Enhances Office For iPad
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Office for iPad includes better pivot table support and expanded presentation tools, but can it maintain momentum against free competitors?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/1/2014
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Geekend: 2 Steps Closer To Mars
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
A successful experiment on the side of a volcano and an artificial leaf that makes oxygen have gotten us closer to sending people to Mars.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 8/1/2014
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SaaS: Still Not Simple-As-A-Service
Lawrence Garvin, Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds
Commentary
Cost, data ownership, security, and other factors can complicate the SaaS decision.
By Lawrence Garvin Technical Product Marketing Manager, SolarWinds, 8/1/2014
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Secrets To Unified Communications & Collaboration Success
Marty Parker, Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting
Commentary
These seven usage profiles will help you trace the communications activities of workers and uncover bottlenecks and inefficiencies.
By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 8/1/2014
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Google, Apple & The Battle For Your Ears
Mike Feibus,
Commentary
The titans of technology have spent lavishly for your eyeballs. Now they want your ears. Here's why.
By Mike Feibus , 8/1/2014
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Avoid Software Licensing That's Set Up For Failure
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Does your software vendor use the honor-system or trust-but-verify approach to licensing? Learn the difference and save a bundle.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/1/2014
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Server SANs: The Dark Side
Howard Marks, Network Computing Blogger
Commentary
The new technology promises compelling benefits, but mixing and matching storage hardware and software can backfire, as one IT pro found out when his VMware VSAN failed.
By Howard Marks Network Computing Blogger, 8/1/2014
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2014 IT Spending: Getting More For Less
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Fierce competition in a rapidly changing IT industry has resulted in bargains for enterprise IT buyers this year, but don't expect the good deals to last long.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/1/2014
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'Energetic' Bear Under The Microscope
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Senior Editor, Dark Reading
News
Kaspersky Lab report finds more industries hit by the infamous cyber espionage campaign -- and evidence pointing to French and Swedish-speaking attackers as well as Eastern European ones.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Senior Editor, Dark Reading, 7/31/2014
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USB Hardware Easily Subverted, Researchers Claim
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Security researchers say they can reprogram USB controller chips to hijack USB devices and connected computers.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/31/2014
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InfoSec’s Holy Grail: Data Sharing & Collaboration
Levi Gundert, Technical Lead, Cisco Threat Research, Analysis, and Communications (TRAC)
Commentary
Despite all the best intentions, cooperation around Internet security is still a work in progress. Case in point: Microsoft’s unilateral action against No-IP.
By Levi Gundert Technical Lead, Cisco Threat Research, Analysis, and Communications (TRAC), 7/31/2014
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Microsoft's Device Strategy: 3 Unanswered Questions
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's scaled-down device strategy creates new questions about unreleased and rumored devices.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/31/2014
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10 Health Apps That Might Make You Sick
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
News
As government and industry groups debate the best way to oversee healthcare apps, some questionable software hits the market.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/31/2014
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Amazon Cloud Luster Fading? Look Closer
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
Some skeptics say Amazon's cloud dominance wears thin. I say Amazon's destiny in the cloud is in its own hands -- and you can't say that for IBM, Google, or Microsoft.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/31/2014
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Samsung, Sony, HTC: Smartphone Struggles
Eric Zeman,
News
All three companies saw smartphone sales decline, thanks to fierce competition and a changing market.
By Eric Zeman , 7/31/2014
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10 Dramatic Moments In Black Hat History
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
From Google hacking to ATM "jackpotting" to the NSA -- Black Hat has had some memorable moments over the years.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 7/31/2014
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Facebook App Brings Free Internet To Zambia
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Facebook's Internet.org app will give users in Zambia free access to weather and health information, jobs, Google Search, and more.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 7/31/2014
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Getting Back To Coding
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
News
Reducing tool complexity requires mercilessly applying YAGNI (you aren't gonna need it). Resist "featuritis" and choose the tools that deliver only what you need.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 7/31/2014
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