Using time and location data culled from social media posts or other sources, researchers say they can identify your purchases from amongst anonymized transaction data.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/31/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
To bridge an anticipated gap in weather satellite coverage, Spire intends to launch 100 satellites the size of wine bottles.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/29/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
CEO John Chen is asking legislators to expand the definition of net neutrality to ensure an open mobile app ecosystem. Irony, anyone? By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/22/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 1/20/201526 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Google Glass Explorer Program is shutting down for now, but this isn't the end of the company's plans for Glass or wearable computing.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/16/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 1/15/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 1/14/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With the US market hostile to health IT innovation today, entrepreneurs should look to the developing world for markets and opportunities.By Leonard D'Avolio , 1/6/201511 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Long a pioneer in adopting electronic medical records, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is on the verge of making them work together in new ways.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 1/6/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Tech's annual celebration of gadgets, robots, and connected everything kicks off soon in Vegas. Here's what will grab the spotlight at CES 2015.By Kevin Casey , 1/3/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Does every healthcare department really need around-the-clock access to every file or image, or could security be tightened?By Jutta Williams Corporate Information Assurance Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Health First, 12/29/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In today's information-based world, crooks are targeting mobile devices -- and the data on them. The healthcare industry is particularly vulnerable.By Jutta Williams Corporate Information Assurance Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Health First, 12/22/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment