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iPad Pro Update: Larger Model Delayed
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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The rumored 12.9-inch iPad Pro gets pushed back as Apple determines which features are best for enterprise users.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/5/2015
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Salesforce Marketing Cloud Gets Predictive
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Salesforce announces Predictive Decisions features to personalize marketing. Data science drives clicky content and offers.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/5/2015
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IBM Buys AlchemyAPI: What Watson Gains
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
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IBM acquires AlchemyAPI to improve Watson's capacity for natural-language processing, image analysis, and understanding human behavior.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/4/2015
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ServiceNow Seeks To Automate 3 More Departments
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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The pioneer of IT help desk automation tries to crack into legal, finance, and marketing by offering more customization.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/4/2015
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IBM Expands Catalog Of iOS Business Apps
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Last year's partnership with Apple is beginning to bear fruit.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/3/2015
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8 Ways IoT Will Change IT Forever
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Where the money goes, so go the jobs. Find out which areas of IT we think could face a skills gap in an IoT world.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 3/3/2015
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BlackBerry Leap Is Coming, But Focus Is Software
Eric Zeman,
News
At Mobile World Congress, BlackBerry announced four smartphones, including the Leap, but the company's focus is really on its enterprise software portfolio.
By Eric Zeman , 3/3/2015
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Windows At 30: Microsoft's OS Keeps Evolving
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft Windows is finishing up its third decade of change. Here's a look at how the operating system has evolved along with new technologies and consumer preferences.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/2/2015
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Office For Windows 10: New Details Released At MWC
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft shares more details on the mobile Office for Windows 10 at this year’s Mobile World Congress.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/2/2015
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Windows 10 For Mobile Takes MWC Stage
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft unveils Lumia 640 and 640XL with the promise of a Windows 10 flagship phone later this year.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/2/2015
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iCloud Apps Welcome Windows, Not Android
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Pages, Keynote, and Numbers are now accessible to Windows users, even if they don't also have an Apple device.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/28/2015
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Microsoft Shares 'Productivity Future Vision' Video
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
In its latest forward-looking video, Microsoft shows how the future of productivity is bendable, wearable, and holographic.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/27/2015
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Google AI Teaches Itself Atari Video Games
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Using a single learning algorithm, Google's AI agent has developed its video game skills to the point where it can beat most human players in dozens of different games.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/26/2015
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Microsoft Garage Brings Productivity Apps
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Experimental apps from Microsoft's Garage incubator are designed to enhance productivity.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/26/2015
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Salesforce Service Cloud, Analytics Cloud Power Fast Growth
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Salesforce claims its Service Cloud is ousting SAP and Oracle while the Wave Analytics Cloud is driving seven- and eight-figure deals.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/26/2015
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Android For Work Brings Google To The Office
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The company aims to make Android better suited to the demands of businesses.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/25/2015
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Microsoft Azure, SAS, MapR: Big Data Roundup
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
News from Microsoft, SAS, and MapR point to changes in how enterprises are buying, deploying, and learning to use big-data analytics.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 2/18/2015
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Microsoft Office Expands Cloud Integration
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft allows third-party storage providers to integrate services into Office apps and announces a Cloud Storage Partner Program.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/17/2015
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H-1B Overhaul Increases US Dependence On Skilled Foreign Workers
Nicole Lewis,
Commentary
High tech OEMs are looking for skilled workers from all over the world. New H-1B visa guidelines offer an opportunity to bring in a wealth of new talent.
By Nicole Lewis , 2/17/2015
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Big Data: Matching Personalities In The Call Center
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
It's common for companies to record customer service calls. But what insights are they gaining from all that data? One solution: Matching customers with service reps for more harmonious calls.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 2/17/2015
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