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LG G4: Can Leather Design Dethrone iPhone 6, Galaxy S6?
Eric Zeman,
News
The LG G4 smartphone is impressive on paper, but it's another question entirely if consumers will go for the leather look, especially with competition from the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6.
By Eric Zeman , 4/28/2015
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Apple Pay Partners Now Include Best Buy, Discover
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Retail giant Best Buy and credit card company Discover are the latest partners to join Apple’s contactless payment platform -- Apple Pay.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/28/2015
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IoT And The Looming Mobile Tidal Wave
Pam Baker, Author and freelance writer
Commentary
If you thought handling BYOD was hard, wait until you see what managing mobile devices for the Internet of Things entails.
By Pam Baker Author and freelance writer, 4/28/2015
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iPhone 6 Sales Help Drive $58B In Revenue For Apple
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus shone during a record-breaking quarter that earned Apple $58 billion in revenue.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/27/2015
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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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Google Project Fi: Reasons To Love And Hate It
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Google's Project Fi is an interesting set of contradictions. Here's what we love and hate about it.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/26/2015
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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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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 Earnings: Cloud Dominates As Windows, Office Tumble
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft revenue hit $21.7 billion this past quarter as cloud services boomed, offsetting poor performance by its core Windows and Office products.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/24/2015
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IoT Seen As A Major Driver For SAP HANA
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
SAP's Bernd Leukert looks ahead for smartwatches, the Internet of Things, and HANA to tie it all together.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 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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Your Audi As Amazon Package Drop
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Amazon, Audi, and DHL plan to test delivering packages to the trunk of your car.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/23/2015
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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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HP Pavilion, Envy PCs Sport Intel Chips, Bold Colors
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
HP is trying to lead the back-to-school charge with several new convertible PCs and laptops that sport more processor, graphics, and display options for the company's Pavilion and Envy lines.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 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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Google's Mobile Search Shift Demands Website Upgrade
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
"Mobilegeddon" is here. It's not the end of the world, but it may mean the end of your stale website.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/22/2015
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