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Your Smartphone Battery Could Be Tracking You
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Security researchers have found a way to track a user's smartphone Web usage through battery life.
By Eric Zeman , 8/4/2015
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Beyond Windows 10: 6 Microsoft Releases To Watch
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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After the global rollout of Windows 10, we look at what's coming up for Microsoft's new operating system and overall product lineup.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/4/2015
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Amazon Alexa Voice Service Open To More Developers
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
News
Amazon is looking to open its Alexa voice service to more developers and offering $100 million to get the service off the ground.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/3/2015
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Apple Prepping Siri-Powered Voicemail Transcriptions
Eric Zeman,
News
The service would transcribe incoming voicemail into messages for easier consumption.
By Eric Zeman , 8/3/2015
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Windows 10 Gives Microsoft A Fighting Chance In IoT
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
Commentary
By 2020, there will be billions of IoT devices in the market. After learning a lesson with mobility, Microsoft is using Windows 10 to edge its way into billions of dollars of new revenue.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 8/3/2015
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Google Glass Eyes Enterprise, Healthcare Firms
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Although the first edition of Google Glass didn't take off, the company is retooling the device for specialty industries such as healthcare and energy.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/1/2015
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Facebook Drone Is Ready To Fly
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The social network aims to provide Internet access from the air to those without connectivity options.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/1/2015
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Samsung Cuts Galaxy S6 Prices Following Weak Quarter
Eric Zeman,
News
Samsung's second-quarter earnings were marred by poor sales of the company's flagship smartphones.
By Eric Zeman , 7/30/2015
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10 Pricey iPhone Apps That Will Leave You Broke
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
InformationWeek went searching for the most expensive iPhone apps that are out there. Here's our Top 10.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/30/2015
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Inside New York-Presbyterian Hospital's Major Mobile Upgrade
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Executives from New York-Presbyterian Hospital describe how they brought directories and communications into the 21st Century in this InformationWeek Elite 100 profile.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 7/30/2015
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Nokia OZO Virtual Reality Camera Aimed At Film Pros
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The world of virtual reality content moves a little closer to the mainstream with the launch of Nokia’s OZO virtual reality camera.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/29/2015
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Windows 10 Mobile: Why Microsoft Is Confident
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Windows 10 for smartphones is essentially feature complete, says Microsoft, and will make its official debut with a new flagship phone soon.
By Eric Zeman , 7/29/2015
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Windows 10: 5 Reasons It Matters, 5 Key Concerns
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Windows 10 rollout has officially begun. Here are five reasons we're excited about the OS, and a few concerns for its future.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/29/2015
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Motorola Moto X, Moto G Smartphones Target Samsung
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The Motorola Moto X Style, Moto X Play, and Moto G offer something for everyone in customizable packages.
By Eric Zeman , 7/28/2015
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Is Cortana Microsoft's Equalizer With Google?
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
While Microsoft is positioning Cortana as a digital assistant, it could also filter search results to Bing, giving Redmond a new edge against Google in the lucrative search market.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/28/2015
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Samsung SE370 Monitor Boasts Wireless Charging Capability
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
No stranger to innovative products, Samsung launches the SE370 monitor, which can wirelessly charge your smartphone.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/28/2015
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OnePlus 2: Low-Cost Android Alternative
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
News
ShenZhen, China-based startup OnePlus shook the high-end smartphone market last year when it produced a well-designed smartphone with the same (or better) specs than premium models -- such as the Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S6 -- and sold it for half the price. Now, version 2 is hitting the market with a new Android OS.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 7/27/2015
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Apple Watch Coming To Best Buy Aug. 7
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The Apple Watch is moving out of the high-end boutique world and into big-box retail through a Best Buy partnership.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/27/2015
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iPhone Kill Switch: How Effective Is It?
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
A new report shows that the iPhone kill switch may not be as effective as first thought. What does this mean for other smartphone kill switches?
By Eric Zeman , 7/27/2015
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Windows 10: 10 Things To Know At Launch
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The highly anticipated launch of Windows 10 finally arrives on July 29. Here are 10 things you should know about the impending release.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/27/2015
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