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Matchstick Tries To Outshine Chromecast
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Startup Match.tv aims to challenge reigning streaming media device makers with its open-hardware Matchstick plug-in.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/1/2014
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Microsoft Announces Windows 10
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft execs emphasize the desktop UI, say Windows 10's final version will be shaped by customer feedback.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/30/2014
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Myo: More Muscle For Wearables?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Myo armband aspires to become the mouse of the mobile world, but it has a way to go to get there.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/30/2014
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15 Surprising Facts About Indian Outsourcers
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Thinking of outsourcing with Infosys, Wipro, or Tata? Here are some points worth knowing about the IT services heavyweights.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/2014
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Cellphones OK For EU Airlines
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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European regulators allow voice calls throughout flights.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/29/2014
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Ello: Why Users Will Say Goodbye
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Hundreds of thousands of users have flocked to new social network Ello, which promises it won't sell advertising or your data. Here's why they won't stay.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/29/2014
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New Role Needed: Business Information Officer
Peter High, President, Metis Strategy
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Rather than take responsibilities away from the CIO, companies should create this new position to help the CIO cement strategic relationships with other divisions.
By Peter High President, Metis Strategy, 9/29/2014
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Shellshock Bug: 6 Key Facts
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
The Shellshock bug could do more damage than the recent Heartbleed bug. Here's what you need to know.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/27/2014
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3 Trends Make Digital Disruption An Urgent Priority
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 9/26/2014
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iOS In-App Browsing Poses Security Risk
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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iOS developer warns that browser windows invoked within third-party apps allow information theft.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/26/2014
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Make Internet-Ready Products, Or Else
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Internet of Things pioneers say the fourth industrial revolution looms -- like it or not.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/25/2014
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Quantified Self Should Be About Health, Not Ego
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
Commentary
Silicon Valley is obsessed with data collection, including personal data. But for health and fitness monitoring technologies, the real goal must be meaningful health results.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 9/25/2014
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Amazon Expands Twitter Trial To Wish Lists
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Twitter users can save Amazon products to their wish list by replying to tweets with the #AmazonWishList hashtag.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/25/2014
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6 Ways To Consumerize IT Without Dumbing Down
Himanshu Sareen, CEO, Icreon Tech
Commentary
Here's how to make enterprise software more user-friendly while also maintaining its capabilities and security.
By Himanshu Sareen CEO, Icreon Tech, 9/23/2014
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Apple iPhone Sales Break Record
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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More than 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices were sold over the weekend.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/22/2014
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10 New Side Projects For Larry Ellison
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Now that Ellison has ceded his CEO title, might he have time for new hobbies? We have some ideas.
By InformationWeek Staff , 9/22/2014
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Wearables In The Workplace: 3 Realities
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
News
Wearables innovation will happen first in the enterprise, but CIOs should brace themselves for security and integration challenges.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/22/2014
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Black Friday: How To Avoid Ecommerce Disaster
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Can your retail site handle the traffic deluge on the busiest shopping day of the year? Avoid these six performance-testing mistakes, says BlazeMeter.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 9/22/2014
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Choosing A UC Vendor: 5 Tips
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Choosing the right UC system can be confusing and expensive. KelCor analyst and Interop speaker Brent Kelly offers five tips to help you save money and stay in control.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/20/2014
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Google Plans To Encrypt Android Data By Default
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
After Apple CEO Tim Cook talks up iOS8 data security, Google says the next version of Android will shield data on devices more effectively.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/20/2014
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