From a PowerBook that defeats alien spaceships to cyber terrorists who take over the US with a few keystrokes, Hollywood makes ridiculous tech gaffes. Which is the worst?By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Users are sick of their activity-tracking wearable devices. But the answer may be as plain as the ear on your head.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
National Institute for Standards and Technology issues first draft of guidelines intended to help federal agencies balance benefits and risks of third-party mobile apps.By Richard W. Walker , 8/28/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 8/28/201416 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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 , 8/27/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
While there's a role for Ph.D.-level experts, the real power is in making advanced analysis work for mainstream -- often Excel-wielding -- business users. Here's how.By Michael Healey Senior Contributing Editor, 8/25/201410 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Control freaks, blame games, and other misguided attempts at building a better business through IT outsourcing.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 8/25/201428 comments | Read | Post a Comment
You're all over collecting and mining information to help the business get lean and mean. Why not shine that light inward?By Lorna Garey Content Director, InformationWeek Reports, 8/25/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many of today's enterprises build 100 or more mobile apps every year. If you don't have a plan to manage the APIs that support them, innovation will come to a screeching halt.By Cathal McGloin CEO, FeedHenry, 8/22/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
2014 IT Budget SurveyIs the IT budget moving out of IT's control? Maybe -- 37% of respondents say the rate of outside spending is on the rise, up from 22% last year. Just 21% of CIOs retain full budgetary authority. What is in our control: how we respond and work with business leaders.
IT Salary Survey 2014: Application DevelopmentDevelopers' raises matched or beat inflation in 2014, and middle-aged men working at large firms on the coasts fared best. Still, software development remains a well-paying field for everyone.