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10 IT Hiring Trends Confounding Private, Public-Sector CIOs
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
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State government CIOs have some of the same hiring problems as their private-business counterparts. Here are 10 of the biggest trends in IT hiring and what executives can do to get the best talent.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/20/2015
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5 Cyberwar Threats Worth Watching
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
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Approximately 60 nation-states are presently developing their own advanced cyber warfare programs.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 4/16/2015
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Bypassing The Password, Part 2: Trusted Identities
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
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The federal government's collaborative efforts with the private sector to "mov[e] beyond the password" are difficult to trust when there are potentially ulterior motives at play.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 4/21/2015
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Plan X: DARPA's Revolutionary Cyber Security Platform
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
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DARPA's Plan X aims to make active cyber defense more accessible to the masses through agility, training, and intuitive interfaces.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 4/21/2015
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White House's Daniel 'Intrigued' By UL-Type Model For IoT Security
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Michael Daniel, the national cybersecurity coordinator and assistant to the President, talks Internet of Things security and recent Executive Orders on intel-sharing and sanctions.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 4/20/2015
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Android Wear Promises Less Phone Dependence
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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The latest update to Android for wearable devices allows connections with phones on distant networks.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/20/2015
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Bypassing The Password, Part 1: Windows 10 Scaremongering
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
Commentary
Microsoft's hype of its upcoming biometrics system in Windows 10, spouting the virtues of biometrics over traditional password-based security, seems misguided at best -- misleading at worst.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 4/20/2015
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10 IT Hiring Trends Confounding Private, Public-Sector CIOs
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
State government CIOs have some of the same hiring problems as their private-business counterparts. Here are 10 of the biggest trends in IT hiring and what executives can do to get the best talent.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/20/2015
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HIMSS15: The 'Year Of Execution' For Data Sharing
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
Commentary
The industry is focusing less on electronic record features and more on sharing the data held in them.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 4/17/2015
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L.A. District Seeks Refund From Apple Amid Investigations
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The Los Angeles Unified School District's ambitious plan to provide an iPad for every student has been derailed by questions about the contract bidding process and dissatisfaction with the software.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/17/2015
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APT Group 'Pawn Storm' Ratchets Up Attacks
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Threat actors have set up several new C&C servers and dozens of new malicious URLs -- and now targeting White House staffers, Trend Micro says.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 4/17/2015
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Space X, Hubble, Coffee: The Cost Of Doing Business In Space
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Space is expensive, dangerous, and easy to get wrong. This week, news about Space X, the upcoming Hubble anniversary, and the price of astronaut coffee shows why we should think hard about future projects.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/17/2015
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Cyanogen Partners With Microsoft To Challenge Google
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Cyanogen's version of Android will include Microsoft apps and services.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/16/2015
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Why Companies Should Pay Attention To AngularJS
Michi Kono, CTO of Monsoon
Commentary
When Google and Microsoft collaborate on a project, it's worth noting.
By Michi Kono CTO of Monsoon, 4/16/2015
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Google Disputes EU Antitrust Charges
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google insists that its conduct has been lawful and beneficial to the market.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/15/2015
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BlackBerry Leap Debuts In UK, Coming To US Soon
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Down but by no means out, beleaguered BlackBerry looks to recapture marketshare with the Leap smartphone, which is headed to the US soon.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/15/2015
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The Sharing Economy: Access Is The New Ownership
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
A report from PricewaterhouseCoopers predicts that revenue in five key sectors of the sharing economy could reach $335 billion by 2025.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/15/2015
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H-1B Visa Applications Exceeded 230,000 This Year
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Overall, the USCIS received 233,000 H-1B visa applications this year. The agency will grant 65,000 of them. However, several groups noted that the lack of H-1B visas is limiting the potential for greater global competitiveness in the US.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/14/2015
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Twilio In-App Video Service Debuts
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Developers now have an easy way to implement video calling within apps.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/14/2015
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3DR's Solo Drone Promises New Level Of Smarts
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Solo thinks for itself, looking to make flying drones to capture video much easier.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/13/2015
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Epic On EHR Interoperability: Not A '1-Time Project'
Mark Braunstein, Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology
News
Epic has ridden the wave of electronic health record adoption to huge success. Now it needs to help drive a wave of EHR data-sharing.
By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 4/10/2015
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These 8 Technologies Could Make Robots Better
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Robots are collections of technologies. Which technologies meant for other industries will find their way into robots soon?
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/10/2015
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