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We Literally Canít Live Without Our iPhones
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
We have uploaded part of our minds and selves into our phones.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/13/2015
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8 Wacky Cyberattacks Worse Than Sony Hack
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
News
John Denver music on a loop. Adam Sandler inserted in your favorite movies. Forget Sony: These attacks would really drive the nation insane.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 12/31/2014
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First Transcontinental Phone Call: A 100-Year Celebration
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
The first transcontinental phone call occurred on Jan. 25, 1915. We're celebrating with a walk down telephone memory lane.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/25/2015
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Ford Opens Palo Alto Research Center
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
The company's focus on mobility has led it to expand its presence in Silicon Valley.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/24/2015
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Video Games of 2015: 10 Hot Releases To Watch
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
What are the 10 best non-sequel games coming out in 2015? For the gamers out there, here's a list of some of the author's favorites.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/23/2015
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Geekend: HoloLens Makes Microsoft Cool
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
In the HoloLens, Microsoft might at last have its version of the iPod, a cool product that turns the company's image around.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/23/2015
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Ford Mobility Plan Searches For Growth Beyond Cars
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
The automaker has 25 experiments aimed at "enabling mobility," anticipating cities that become too crowded for more cars.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/22/2015
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NFL Cheating Scandal: 4 Lessons For CIOs
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
What can CIOs learn from Deflategate, a cheating scandal involving the New England Patriots?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/21/2015
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Millennials In IT: How To Talk To Old People
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
There are certain phrases that are like passwords to the heart of your IT managers. And, no, I'm not talking about, "I bought you a fresh box of adult diapers."
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/21/2015
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Password Fail: Are Your Workers Using 123456?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
The 25 worst passwords of 2014 demonstrate once again that people just can't be bothered to take responsibility for their online security.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/20/2015
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IT Stress: Management, Empathy, And The Kindness Of Strangers
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Stress makes us more likely to forget how the other guy feels, which is not good for the modern IT department.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/19/2015
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The Trouble With Dashboards
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Commentary
Gleaming executive dashboards are often based on no data whatsoever, and they tell us nothing useful.
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 1/17/2015
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Geekend: Elon Musk's Hyperloop Pod Racing
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
He doesn't know it yet, but Elon Musk is about to launch a 700 mph racing league.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/16/2015
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Verizon Wireless Customers Face 'Zombie Cookies'
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Cookie files placed on the phones of Verizon Wireless customers by the ad company Turn return to life even after they've been deleted.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/15/2015
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Facebook For Work App: Dislike
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Facebook for Work might be a success, but I'm changing my status to "no way."
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/15/2015
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Google Project Ara: 8 Dev Conference Images
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Do people want modular smartphones that let them swap out components as they break or become boring? Google's Project Ara is banking on it.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/14/2015
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Burned Out Workers Are Dangerous
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Employees suffering from job burnout are more likely to give in to impulse, and that can be hazardous to your company.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/14/2015
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We Literally Canít Live Without Our iPhones
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
We have uploaded part of our minds and selves into our phones.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/13/2015
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Rebuilding Trust In Your Organization
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Can management rebuild trust in an organization when it has been lost?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/12/2015
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CES 2015: 11 Peeks Into The Future
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Motorized skates, 3D-printed food, e-socks: The future, whether we need it or not, is here.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/10/2015
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Geekend: Predicting Your Future By Scanning Your Brain
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Is your entire future locked up in a few brain scans?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/9/2015
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CES 2015: Wearable Tech Is Business At The Flick Of A Wrist
Curtis Franklin Jr.,
Commentary
What do the wearable devices on display at CES 2015 have in common with enterprise business intelligence? Turns out, quite a bit.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. , 1/9/2015
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