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Smuggled iPhones Not Hot In China
Eric Zeman,
News
Demand for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus devices smuggled into China slows dramatically, even as Apple prepares to start selling the devices there.
By Eric Zeman , 9/29/2014
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Tech In Far-Flung Settings
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
News
Technology is finding its way into formerly inaccessible places, often with amazing or beautiful results. But are you ready for drone selfies?
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 9/29/2014
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Windows Threshold Event: 6 Things To Expect
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft has much to prove when it shows off the next version of Windows at an event this Tuesday. Here's what to expect.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/27/2014
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BlackBerry Sells 200,000 Passport Smartphones
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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BlackBerry's Passport sales show there's still a place for smartphones with keyboards, but they also show the company's modest ambitions.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/26/2014
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Apple Says iOS 8.0.2 Won't Break iPhones
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple pushes out an update to its update that bricked new iPhones.
By Eric Zeman , 9/26/2014
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iOS In-App Browsing Poses Security Risk
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
iOS developer warns that browser windows invoked within third-party apps allow information theft.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/26/2014
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Maryland Police Boats Get Live Video Streaming
Elena Malykhina, Technology Journalist
News
High-speed wireless broadband network lets patrol boats on Chesapeake Bay send live streaming video to officers on shore to monitor real-time routine or crisis situations.
By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 9/26/2014
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Amazon Expands Twitter Trial To Wish Lists
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Twitter users can save Amazon products to their wish list by replying to tweets with the #AmazonWishList hashtag.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/25/2014
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Workday Student Debuts With Higher-Ed Recruiting
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Workday steps up competition against Oracle PeopleSoft with Workday Student suite. Recruiting is first of seven components.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/25/2014
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My iOS 8 Update-Gate Survival Story
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Like many others, I fell victim to Apple's botched update to iOS 8. Here's how I brought my iPhone back to life.
By Eric Zeman , 9/25/2014
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Mobile Healthcare Tools Empower Consumers
Tom Paul, Chief Consumer Officer, UnitedHealthcare
Commentary
Mobile apps such as online comparison tools help consumers make informed healthcare decisions.
By Tom Paul Chief Consumer Officer, UnitedHealthcare, 9/25/2014
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BlackBerry's Hardware Hail Mary: 4 Challenges
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Is BlackBerry's Passport smartphone a triumph for keyboard loyalists? Or BlackBerry's last hurrah in hardware?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/25/2014
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Apple Yanks Buggy iOS 8 Update
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Apple continues a week of miscues with an iOS 8 update that killed cellular service for some users.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/25/2014
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Talko: Collaboration's Missing Link?
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Ray Ozzie's new app, Talko, blends live and recorded voice conversations with text messages and images for mobile workforces. We talk to Talko co-founder Matt Pope.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/24/2014
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6 DevOps Salary Negotiation Tips
Lorna Garey, Content Director, InformationWeek Reports
Commentary
DevOps pros, take note. Interop speaker Dustin Whittle explains how to position yourself as indispensable.
By Lorna Garey Content Director, InformationWeek Reports, 9/24/2014
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Data Science That Makes a Difference
Vijay Raghavan, Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, LexisNexis
Commentary
Big data is about more than just business. It holds potential to address social problems and improve the lives of people around the world.
By Vijay Raghavan Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, LexisNexis, 9/24/2014
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iOS 8 Users Gripe About Bugs
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple's latest operating system may be its "best ever," but iOS 8 is stumbling out the gate with a fair share of bugs, posters to Apple forums say.
By Eric Zeman , 9/23/2014
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Microsoft OneDrive Offer Targets iOS 8 Storage Pains
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft increases free OneDrive cloud storage to 30 GB -- but only if you act before the end of the month.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/22/2014
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Apple iPhone 6 Plus Teardown Analysis
Joel Martin,
News
Teardown.com VP and general manager Joel Martin offers a cost analysis of Apple's new large smartphone.
By Joel Martin , 9/22/2014
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Apple iPhone 6 Plus: My First Weekend
Eric Zeman,
News
After a few days of heavy use, Apple's big-screened iPhone 6 proves to be the right choice.
By Eric Zeman , 9/22/2014
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