Apple continues its string of acquisitions with the purchase of Metaio, a company specializing in augmented reality software development.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/29/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As part of the Big Data Challenge, researchers from England's University of Warwick have turned to smartphones and Twitter to estimate crowd sizes quickly and accurately.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/29/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google used the opening day of its I/O 2015 developer conference to offer details about the next version of Android, what it has planned for virtual reality and the Internet of Things, and free unlimited photos.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
GE's new software group CEO aims its industrial Internet message at CIOs, as she helps GE up its software selling game.By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 5/28/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Persado contends its machine learning system can produce better direct response ads than human ad copywriter.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/28/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker presents her annual take on how the Internet is changing business, as US and China dominate among Web companies.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/28/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Lenovo is seriously expanding beyond PCs with several new concepts that tap into the Internet of Things trend. For wearables, Lenovo is showing off a dual-screen smartwatch.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/28/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
SAP HANA is not the only option for those looking for an in-memory database platform. Big rivals such as Microsoft and Oracle offers similar tech.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Using Bureau of Labor Statistics data and information supplied by CompTIA and Burning Glass Technologies Labor Insights, we've identified eight crucial, non-technical skills that companies are looking for in their IT hires.By Kevin Casey , 5/28/201511 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Better data analysis enables companies to optimize everything in the value chain -- from sales to order delivery, to optimal store hours. Here are six examples of how major enterprises are using data to improve their business models. By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/27/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has convinced 20 more Android tablet OEMs to install its Office productivity software on their devices. It's a smart move by Redmond.By Eric Zeman , 5/27/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Elite tech leaders pushed the boundaries at the InformationWeek Conference. At least one of these ideas should make you squirm and think, "We need to do that." By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 5/26/20159 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Jony Ive, the design genius behind Apple's most iconic products, including the MacBook, iPhone, and Apple Watch, gets a promotion to chief design officer. What does it mean for the rest of the company?By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/26/20158 comments | Read | Post a Comment
BlackBerry corporate leaders' inability to react effectively to market changes, specifically the first iPhone and AT&T's deal with Apple, doomed the famed smartphone maker.By Eric Zeman , 5/26/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Fujitsu's ScanSnap ix100 brings the "paperless office" one step closer to mobile professionals. Here's InformationWeek's review.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/26/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Flaws in Google’s Android operating system mean the factory-reset option is unlikely to permanently wipe all your data -- or master token -- from the device.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/25/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Tight integration with Active Directory gives Microsoft's new Advanced Threat Analytics appliance a powerful claim to stake in enterprise IT security.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/25/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Big data analytics requires companies to operate outside departmental boundaries, and sometimes beyond the spheres of their expertise, to find solutions to certain challenges. By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/25/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
We sense a simmering level of vitriol whenever we speak with IT professionals about the cloud in our daily conversations, at industry conferences, and in other settings. Here's why.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/25/201527 comments | Read | Post a Comment
You might want to think twice about using an easy-to-remember security question for your protected accounts, according to a Google study. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/22/201518 comments | 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.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.