National Institute for Standards and Technology issues first draft of guidelines intended to help federal agencies balance benefits and risks of third-party mobile apps.By Richard W. Walker , 8/28/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Pew Research finds that social media users are less likely to voice opinions face-to-face if they believe their Facebook followers would disagree. Call it surveillance fallout.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/28/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As the cost of putting small digital satellites in orbit continues to fall, what can these little explorers do? Businesses, agencies, and scientists want in.By John Barnes freelance writer, 8/27/201411 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Dearth of government-wide mobile policies hurt agencies' rollout of new mobile technologies, says Defense Information Systems Agency chief.
By Henry Kenyon , 8/26/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mobile health apps could play a bigger role than they have to date in speeding the response to a global health crisis.By Neil Polwart Managing Director, Novarum DX, 8/25/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many of today's enterprises build 100 or more mobile apps every year. If you don't have a plan to manage the APIs that support them, innovation will come to a screeching halt.By Cathal McGloin CEO, FeedHenry, 8/22/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
California's Cochran v. Schwan court case casts a pall over BYOD plans, but clear corporate policies can eliminate liability concerns.By Mike Jennett Enterprise IT Mobility Program Director, HP, 8/22/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mobile malware continues to proliferate, particularly on Android devices. These four steps help counter the threat.By Julie M. Anderson Managing Director, Civitas Group, 8/20/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For proposed V2V safety systems to work in the real world, a free flow of data between connected cars is essential. Naturally, the devil's in the details.By Jeff Bertolucci , 8/20/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
From space exploration robotics to subway subsystems, New York has technology to cover everything. Check out some cool examples near the Javits Center, home to Interop New York -- and beyond. By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/20/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Federal agencies, academia, communities, and the private sector are collaborating on advanced US mapping data as part of the 3D Elevation Program (3DEP). Look what these maps can do.By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 8/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many of the "improvements" to ordinary household objects promised by SmartThings, a software company just acquired by Samsung, are already available elsewhere or seem like overkill. By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/18/201417 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT Salary Survey 2014: Application DevelopmentDevelopers' raises matched or beat inflation in 2014, and middle-aged men working at large firms on the coasts fared best. Still, software development remains a well-paying field for everyone.