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Apple SIM: Not Quite A Revolution
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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The Apple iPad Air 2's inclusion of a SIM card that lets users choose among cellular data plans won't change the mobile industry all that much. Here's why.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/18/2014
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10 Elegant Product Designs, Not By Apple
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Apple has made elegant design its calling card, but other companies can create gorgeous things, too.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/17/2014
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3 Common & Costly CIO Mistakes
Tony Pagliarulo, Partner, New Vantage Partners
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CIOs are often undone by sticking with old systems too long and failing to market themselves. Here's how to right the ship.
By Tony Pagliarulo Partner, New Vantage Partners, 10/17/2014
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ICANN: Reforms Needed Before US Hands Over Control
Mark Warner, US Senator
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US Senator Mark Warner (D-Va.) says we must still address questions about accountability and transparency to ensure an open, secure, stable Internet.
By Mark Warner US Senator, 10/17/2014
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Apple Updates iPad, iMac, OS X, iOS
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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iPad Air 2 gets slimmer and more powerful, while iMac gains a 5K Retina display.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/16/2014
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MapR Offers Free NoSQL Database
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
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MapR-DB is integrated with the MapR NFS-compliant file system and made available with more than 20 different open source components.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/15/2014
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What IoT Can Learn From Industrial Apps
Tony Paine, CEO, Kepware Technologies
Commentary
The Internet of Things might be hot, but it's not new. Machine data exchange is the core of modern automated production plants and industrial installations.
By Tony Paine CEO, Kepware Technologies, 10/15/2014
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9 Tech Companies As Ben & Jerry's Flavors
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Get ready for Amazon Rainforest Crunch and IBM Big Blueberry Bonanza.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/15/2014
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SAP Hana Platform Hits IBM Cloud
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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SAP offers Hana Enterprise Cloud on IBM Cloud infrastructure, opening up a new SAP-managed way to run SAP apps on Hana.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/14/2014
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Google Adds Chat Help For Tech Support
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Google addresses the IT gap among its small business customers by expanding Google for Work support options.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/14/2014
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Apple's iPad Event: What To Expect
Eric Zeman,
News
New iPads are on deck for Apple's Thursday press event. Here's a look at what else Apple will likely reveal.
By Eric Zeman , 10/14/2014
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Mend The Broken Doctor-Patient Relationship
Paul Cerrato,
Commentary
Americans have lost faith in the healthcare industry. A more realistic view of the profession, coupled with the right technology, can help restore that trust.
By Paul Cerrato , 10/14/2014
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Big Data Helps 'Krochet Kids' Stay In The Loop
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Nonprofit uses data visualization tools to track economic, health, and social wellbeing of female workers in developing nations.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 10/14/2014
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The Amazon Test: Companies Pay Up To Pass
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Is your technology up to consumer web standards? New CEB data shows companies investing more in customer-facing tech projects.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 10/13/2014
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Mac OS X Yosemite: What's Missing?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Mac OS X Yosemite is in beta, and we're not seeing everything we'd hoped for. Here are 10 improvements we wish Apple would include in its next operating system.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/13/2014
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Survey: Consumers Don't Get IoT, But They Will
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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The value of the "Internet of Things" is mostly lost on consumers. Here's how companies selling IoT and wearables can win them over.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/13/2014
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Facebook Ads Invade Apps, User Locations
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Facebook launches two new data-based tools for advertisers: Audience Network, which places ads in third-party apps, and a tool that taps into your location.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/11/2014
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5 Ways Data Science Teams Can Raise Their Profiles
David Dietrich, Advisory Technical Consultant, EMC
Commentary
What to do when your team of data scientists is isolated from the rest of the company.
By David Dietrich Advisory Technical Consultant, EMC, 10/10/2014
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Google's Next Nexus Phone Goes Big
Eric Zeman,
News
Google's Nexus 6 will feature a 5.9-inch screen as the company jumps into the phablet fray.
By Eric Zeman , 10/10/2014
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Healthcare Insurance Regs Must Keep Up With Tech Advances
Joshua New, Policy Analyst, Center for Data Innovation
Commentary
Antiquated rules could get in the way of improving people's health and lowering their healthcare costs.
By Joshua New Policy Analyst, Center for Data Innovation, 10/10/2014
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