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T-Mobile To Disclose Skewed Speed Tests
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Following an FCC inquiry, T-Mobile plans to be more transparent about how it alters the way its network appears in certain speed tests.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/25/2014
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Nexus 6 Vs. iPhone 6 Plus: Phablet Deathmatch
Eric Zeman,
News
There's never been a better time to buy a big-screened phone. Here's how the Google Nexus 6 and the Apple iPhone 6 Plus stack up.
By Eric Zeman , 11/25/2014
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Google Apps Gets New Enterprise Security Features
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Google for Work users can access a Devices and Activity dashboard to spot suspicious logins and a new security wizard to help navigate security settings.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/25/2014
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Corporate IT's Darwinian Challenge
Sarah Lahav, CEO, SysAid Technologies
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IT organizations face a gradual erosion, and possible extinction, if they don't address the dangers within.
By Sarah Lahav CEO, SysAid Technologies, 11/25/2014
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LinkedIn Tips: 5 New Things To Know
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
LinkedIn's latest updates include blogging and mobile app redesigns, adding certifications to your profile, a custom infographic tool, and WeChat integration.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/24/2014
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Sales Tank, CEO In Glare
Eric Zeman,
News
Samsung shipped 40% fewer GS5 smartphones than it expected to, leaving them piled up in warehouses.
By Eric Zeman , 11/24/2014
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Web Search, Transformed: Looking Out For You
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft Bing director and author Stefan Weitz discusses how sensors, wearables, and big data are changing search.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 11/24/2014
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Ghostery Makes Privacy Marketable
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Service that blocks Web tracking code turns out to be good for business, too.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/24/2014
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Comcast App Lets Customers Track Service Techs
Eric Zeman,
News
Comcast tests a service that alerts customers when technicians are on the way.
By Eric Zeman , 11/21/2014
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Why Millennials Aren't Disrupting The Workplace
Charles Galda, CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services
Commentary
The millennial generation won't turn your office on its head, but it will complement the technologies already in place.
By Charles Galda CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services, 11/21/2014
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Mobile Platforms: The Truth About Third Place
Andrew Binstock, Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal
News
In software development, being the #3 platform in the mobile market is as good as being last.
By Andrew Binstock Editor-in-chief, Dr. Dobb's Journal, 11/20/2014
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Firefox Drops Google For Yahoo Search
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
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, 11/20/2014
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Apple WatchKit: 6 Facts
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Apple's WatchKit, the initial software development framework for the Apple Watch, is focused on ways to present data from iPhones.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/2014
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Facebook Groups App Bolsters Microsharing
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Facebook released yet another standalone app, this time focusing on Groups -- a budding subset of 700,000 users.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/19/2014
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BitTorrent Sync Plans Pro Tier
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
BitTorrent Sync 1.4 enters general release, and the company unveils plans for Pro version of its software.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/19/2014
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Jolla Looks To Crowdsource Tablet
Eric Zeman,
News
Former Nokia employees turn to the Web for help funding their dream tablet.
By Eric Zeman , 11/19/2014
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The Web Isn't Dying, But Control Is
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
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, 11/19/2014
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Magpi Mobile Data Tool Aids Ebola Fight
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
News
Magpi helps healthcare workers collect and process critical information efficiently and reliably as they treat Ebola patients.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 11/18/2014
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Nokia N1 Android Tablet: iPad Mini Lookalike
Eric Zeman,
News
Nokia returns to the mobile hardware game with the N1 tablet, which resembles an iPad Mini but runs Android 5.0 Lollipop.
By Eric Zeman , 11/18/2014
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Cisco Debuts Mobile Collaboration App For Businesses
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Cisco's 'Project Squared' features voice and videoconferencing, messaging, and document sharing for project teams of up to eight people. Here's a look at the features.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/18/2014
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