This week, we analyze Microsoft's earnings call, question Windows 10, listen to Bill Gates, and glimpse at Outlook for iOS and Android. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/31/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Using time and location data culled from social media posts or other sources, researchers say they can identify your purchases from amongst anonymized transaction data.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/31/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As the tech market scrambles for the Next Big Thing, VCs are betting on nervous executives with deep pockets.By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 1/30/201523 comments | Read | Post a Comment
To bridge an anticipated gap in weather satellite coverage, Spire intends to launch 100 satellites the size of wine bottles.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/29/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Marketing pros and the technologists who support them are killing us with irrelevancy and no opt-in. Quit it, or risk the black hole.By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 1/29/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As iRise launches its ambitious cloud-based visualization platform, CEO Emmet Keeffe tells us agile doesn't actually work on the vast majority of projects.By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 1/29/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Amazon Web Services may go head-to-head with Google when it launches WorkMail in the second quarter, but it wants to be BFFs with enterprise IT.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/28/20159 comments | Read | Post a Comment
When Facebook went down this week, thousands of websites linked to the social media site also slowed down, according to Dynatrace. By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/28/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A cloud contract is just that, a contract. As such, it carries with it all of the normal pitfalls of a contractual relationship -- and a few specialized ones. Here's how to identify and avoid the risks. By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 1/27/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Dr. John Halamka talks about the Argonaut Project, which aims to bring open standards to the arcane world of healthcare interoperability.By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1/26/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Docker CEO Ben Golub shrugs off the Rocket project flap, says Docker is well positioned for enterprise uptake in the coming year.By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/26/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Backup may not get the attention other technologies get, but few are more important to your business' survival. IT pros' No. 1 challenge: high cost of backup systems and procedures.By InformationWeek Staff , 1/23/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
CEO John Chen is asking legislators to expand the definition of net neutrality to ensure an open mobile app ecosystem. Irony, anyone? By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/22/20152 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.