Cruise ship operators Royal Caribbean and Carnival are exploring new ways to provide on-board Internet access, highlighting advances in remote connectivity.By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 11/21/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mozilla takes up with new Firefox search partners that it believes are better aligned with its values of choice and independence.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/201423 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In a renewed debate about the health of the web and the dominance of native apps, let's not gloss over the issue of user control.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facts are facts: The number of IPv4 addresses available in North America will reach zero soon.By John Curran President & CEO, American Registry for Internet Numbers, 11/17/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
US marshals hunt for suspects by flying over cities with technology that tricks cellphones on the ground into giving up their identification codes.By Eric Zeman , 11/14/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
What does the European Space Agency's amazing Philae probe landing tell us about where we are as a spacefaring civilization, where we're going, and how to get there?By John Barnes freelance writer, 11/13/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
European Space Agency made history with a robotic comet landing. Now can it debug a critical glitch before the lander floats away?By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 11/12/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Rep. Lamar Smith wants National Science Foundation to explain why it funded the project and whether it targeted conservative speech.By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 11/12/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Telecom companies insist they already comply with the precepts of net neutrality. So what is the harm in codifying their behavior?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/12/201421 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Now chief innovation officer at USAID agency, Steven VanRoekel harnesses diagnostic tech, big data, better communications, and improved medical gear to help defeat the disease.By Henry Kenyon , 11/11/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Here's how IBM's new West African lab is using open data and other technologies to help Sierra Leone and Nigerian governments contain the disease. By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 11/10/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Data networks in the sky are becoming more practical and cost effective, even against cable and DSL networks, with more breakthroughs just over the horizon.By John Barnes freelance writer, 11/3/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?