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Samsung Galaxy S6 Vs. HTC M9: Which One Is Right For You?
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Are you on the fence between the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the HTC One M9? This InformationWeek guide will help you pick the better of the two smartphones.
By Eric Zeman , 3/27/2015
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IoT Revolution: Is The Enterprise Ready?
Susan Fourtané, Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher
Commentary
In the connected future, the Internet of Things is expected to play a huge role in everyday life. Are enterprises ready to handle IoT, and what does it mean for security?
By Susan Fourtané Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher, 3/27/2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6, HTC One M9 Go On Sale April 10
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
If there's one day to go smartphone shopping, it's April 10. The Samsung Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge and the HTC One M9 will hit store shelves on the same day.
By Eric Zeman , 3/26/2015
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Apple Buys FoundationDB To Improve Apps, Software
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
By acquiring FoundationDB, a database startup, Apple could incorporate the technology in order to improve the performance of key apps and software services.
By Eric Zeman , 3/25/2015
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Cyanogen Developing Android OS Without Google
Nathan Eddy, Graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism
News
Now flush with $80 million in new funding, Cyanogen is looking to create a unique version of Android that doesn't rely on Google. Will smartphone manufacturers try it?
By Nathan Eddy Graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, 3/25/2015
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Net Neutrality Rules Facing First Lawsuits
Eric Zeman,
News
The FCC's new net neutrality rules are facing their first challenge from a number of industry trade groups, which have backing from companies such as AT&T and Verizon.
By Eric Zeman , 3/24/2015
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Microsoft Apps Coming To Android Smartphones, Tablets
Nathan Eddy, Graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism
News
Microsoft is planning to pre-install apps on a number of different Android smartphones and tablets, including ones from Samsung and Dell.
By Nathan Eddy Graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, 3/24/2015
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Google Testing On-Body Detection Tool For Android Smartphones
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
With Google's new On-Body Detection Tool, Android phones will remain unlocked as long as they are in your hand or pocket. However, there are security concerns.
By Eric Zeman , 3/23/2015
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Clintonemail.com: A Cautionary Call To Action
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
Commentary
As former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton becomes ever more embattled in the press and in politics because of her personal email usage, we can draw lessons for enterprises and employees alike on contending with Shadow IT.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 3/23/2015
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Steve Jobs Bio Gets Praise From Tim Cook, Apple Execs
Nathan Eddy, Graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism
News
The latest bio about the life and times of Apple cofounder Steve Jobs is drawing praise from Tim Cook and others at Apple, even though the company did not cooperate with the authors.
By Nathan Eddy Graduate of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism, 3/23/2015
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Smartwatches, Ultra-Thin Notebooks, Odd IoT: Gadgets For Spring
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
You've heard all about the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy S6. But what else is new in the gadgetverse?
By Jeff Bertolucci , 3/22/2015
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Android Auto Revs Up As Google Courts Developers
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Google released its Android Auto app for smartphones this week, and Pioneer added the platform to a handful of its head units.
By Eric Zeman , 3/20/2015
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Windows 10 Vs. Windows 8: 10 Differences
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Microsoft recently released a preview of Windows 10. The new OS looks to unify the user experience across different platforms, but how does it compare to Windows 8?
By InformationWeek Staff , 3/20/2015
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T-Mobile Targets AT&T, Verizon With Low-Cost Business Offering
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
T-Mobile hopes to lure enterprise users away from AT&T and Verizon with simple, low-cost business plans.
By Eric Zeman , 3/19/2015
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Shadow IT: 8 Ways To Cope
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
If you're sick and tired of Shadow IT in your organization, you're not alone. Here are some coping mechanisms to help you get a handle on things.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 3/18/2015
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UC: A Work Still In Progress
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Unified communication as a tool for enterprise collaboration is making progress but remains very much a work in progress.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 3/18/2015
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Windows 10: Coming in Summer 2015
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft will launch Windows 10 this summer in 111 languages across 190 countries.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/18/2015
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HTC One M9 Smartphones Insured With 'Uh Oh Protection'
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Break your HTC One M9? HTC will replace it for free under its new "Uh-Oh Protection" plan.
By Eric Zeman , 3/18/2015
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Adobe Document Cloud Takes Aim At Paper
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The company's forthcoming cloud-backed Acrobat DC, with the help of mobile devices, promises to turn paper documents into editable digital forms.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/18/2015
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Windows 10 Eliminates Passwords
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft is bringing more personalization and security features to Windows 10, including biometric authentication to unlock a device.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/17/2015
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