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Skype For Business, Windows Security Flaws: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Security and collaboration were key themes this week as Microsoft announced news surrounding bug fixes, Office Delve, Skype, and partnerships.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/18/2015
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Android For Work Reports For Office Duty
Eric Zeman,
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Through Android For Work, Google has made its mobile device management tool for Android smartphones available to businesses, offering IT teams the control they want and the security they need.
By Eric Zeman , 4/17/2015
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Moore's Law Hits Middle Age
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
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Tales from engineers who drove Moore's Law forward.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 4/17/2015
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Surface 3 Vs. Surface Pro 3: Picking The Right Tablet
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The Surface 3, the newest hybrid from Microsoft, packs the hallmarks of Surface Pro 3 into a thinner and lighter device.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/17/2015
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Microsoft, Yahoo: The Search Party Continues
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft and Yahoo renew their 2009 partnership to enhance the search experience across platforms and boost value for advertisers.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/16/2015
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Apple Watch Won't Be Sold In Stores Anytime Soon
Eric Zeman,
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Angela Ahrendts, Apple's retail chief, said the company will sell its high-end Apple Watch online exclusively until June as preorders continue unabated. The latest estimates have preorder sales topping 2 million.
By Eric Zeman , 4/16/2015
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5 Cyberwar Threats Worth Watching
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
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Approximately 60 nation-states are presently developing their own advanced cyber warfare programs.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 4/16/2015
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Engine Yard Pivots Toward Container Management
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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New Engine Yard CEO Beau Vrolyk is moving the company toward managing Linux containers for developers, with the acquisition of OpDemand.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/16/2015
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Why The Maker Movement Matters To Your Business
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
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Chris Anderson has found success in what's known as the Maker movement, and he's sure that encouraging the freedom to tinker at work will deliver rewards for any company.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 4/16/2015
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Google Disputes EU Antitrust Charges
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Google insists that its conduct has been lawful and beneficial to the market.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/15/2015
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BlackBerry Leap Debuts In UK, Coming To US Soon
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
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Down but by no means out, beleaguered BlackBerry looks to recapture marketshare with the Leap smartphone, which is headed to the US soon.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/15/2015
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Apple's ResearchKit Targets Fitness, Healthcare Markets
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
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Apple's ResearchKit is an open-source framework designed for the healthcare and fitness markets as a way to collect data and analyze larger groups of patients.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/15/2015
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The Sharing Economy: Access Is The New Ownership
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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A report from PricewaterhouseCoopers predicts that revenue in five key sectors of the sharing economy could reach $335 billion by 2025.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/15/2015
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Cloud Certifications To Boost Your IT Skills
InformationWeek Staff,
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Cloud computing has been one of the fastest-growing IT trends for the last several years. If you're an IT pro looking to move up the ladder or make more money, check out our list of certifications than can set you on your path.
By InformationWeek Staff , 4/15/2015
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Microsoft Buys Datazen For Mobile BI
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The Datazen acquisition will enhance Microsoft's focus on mobile data analytics and accelerate its Power BI strategy.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/14/2015
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Apple's WWDC Starts June 8 With iOS 9 On Deck
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
At the 2015 WWDC, Apple's is expected to show off new versions of iOS, specifically iOS 9, and Mac OS X. Additionally, developers will get more details about the Apple Watch.
By Eric Zeman , 4/14/2015
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Microsoft: Skype For Business Arrives
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft is delivering on its promise to make Skype for Business generally available to Office 365 customers.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/14/2015
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H-1B Visa Applications Exceeded 230,000 This Year
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
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Overall, the USCIS received 233,000 H-1B visa applications this year. The agency will grant 65,000 of them. However, several groups noted that the lack of H-1B visas is limiting the potential for greater global competitiveness in the US.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/14/2015
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3DR's Solo Drone Promises New Level Of Smarts
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Solo thinks for itself, looking to make flying drones to capture video much easier.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/13/2015
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Apple Watch Scores 1 Million Preorders, Analysts Find
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Most buyers opted for the cheapest Apple Watch option possible, says research firm. However, do the numbers point to a new trend in wearables?
By Eric Zeman , 4/13/2015
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