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Apple Watch First Weekend: Slow Go For Those Who Want One
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple began delivering the Apple Watch to hopeful fans over the weekend, but the majority of buyers are still waiting for the wearable to arrive. About 22% who ordered one got one.
By Eric Zeman , 4/27/2015
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Nokia: No Plans To Return To Phone Manufacturing
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Despite rumors to the contrary, Nokia has no official plans to re-enter the mobile phone manufacturing market, the company officially stated.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/27/2015
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Apple Watch Launch: 6 Things We Know Now
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Now that hotly-anticipated Apple Watch is out in the open, users have been revealing new capabilities and, in some cases, confirming suspicions about the Watch's practicality. From tiny screws to how waterproof it is, here's what we learned about the smartwatch.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/26/2015
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Apple Watch: My In-Store Demo
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The first shipment of Apple Watches reached eager owners on April 24. We stopped at an Apple Store in New York City to test one out.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/25/2015
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Salesforce Adds HR To Its Online Suite
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Salesforce for HR internalizes customer relationship management so employers can improve relations with their employees.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/24/2015
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Apple Watch Teardown Proves It's Hard To Fix
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The miniscule battery in the Apple Watch is the only component nimble-fingered technicians might be able to replace, according to iFixit's latest report.
By Eric Zeman , 4/24/2015
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Microsoft Band, Health Updates Look To Compete With Apple Watch
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The Apple Watch is the focus on media attention this week, but Microsoft's Band update looks to challenge the device.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/24/2015
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Apple Watch Hits The High Street, Not Just Your Local Apple Store
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Apple is taking a different approach to sales and marketing with its hotly anticipated Apple Watch, eschewing in-store sales for more luxurious outlets.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/24/2015
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Google's Project Fi: Disrupting Wireless As We Know It
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Google's Project Fi will use a mix of cellular and WiFi to connect calls, messages, and data. Though inexpensive, Project Fi's focus isn't on the cash.
By Eric Zeman , 4/23/2015
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10 Apple Watch Apps For Business, Productivity
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Salesforce, Microsoft, and Evernote are three of many companies developing Apple Watch apps focused on productivity and collaboration.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/23/2015
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Box Looks Beyond Storage
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
At its second annual developer conference, Box rearranged its platform to entice enterprise developers.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/23/2015
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Google FI Wireless Service: By Invitation Only, For Now
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Early access is available to those with a Nexus 6 smartphone who sign up to request an invitation, have a Gmail address, and live in a US zip code within the wireless coverage area.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/22/2015
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Apple Watch Apps Booming, But Display Toughness Questioned
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The Apple Watch will have no shortage of apps available out of the gate, but the most popular model is also the most susceptible to damage, according to tests.
By Eric Zeman , 4/22/2015
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Microsoft Office On Android: How To Install
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Microsoft is looking to expand its Office suite beyond its traditional base. Here's a look at how to install and use Office on Android smartphones and tablet.
By InformationWeek Staff , 4/22/2015
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Google's Mobile Algorithm Change: 5 Things To Know
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
If your website isn't optimized for mobile devices, there's a good chance your Google search rankings will plummet. Here are five key facts that you and your business need to know.
By Eric Zeman , 4/21/2015
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Windows 10: Landing In July?
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
In a conference call, AMD's CEO let it slip that Microsoft will release Windows 10 at the end of July 2015.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/20/2015
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Nokia Eyeing Return To Consumer Phone Market, Report Claims
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Nokia is reportedly looking to rejoin the consumer cell phone market, but not in the way you might expect. There are reports that its Nokia Technologies division is developing a new phone design that the company will license.
By Eric Zeman , 4/20/2015
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Sony Xperia Z4 Smartphone Unveiled Without Fanfare In Japan
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Sony's Xperia Z4, the company's new flagship Android smartphone, was announced without fanfare in Japan, with no word yet on international availability or pricing.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/20/2015
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Apple Watch: 5 Things We Learned This Week
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Apple Watch preorders have made the wearable a star in the past week. Here's a look at what you missed.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/19/2015
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Windows 10 Universal Apps Update Coming To Phones
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft announces Office Universal apps preview for Windows 10 on Windows Phone and details of Office 2016.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/18/2015
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