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3D Manufacturing: New Weapon For US Economy
Samir Shah, CEO, 4 AXYZ Inc.
We can turn a hobby into real economic power if we start using 3D on an industrial scale.
By Samir Shah CEO, 4 AXYZ Inc., 8/1/2014
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Google, Apple & The Battle For Your Ears
Mike Feibus,
The titans of technology have spent lavishly for your eyeballs. Now they want your ears. Here's why.
By Mike Feibus , 8/1/2014
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Secrets To Unified Communications & Collaboration Success
Marty Parker, Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting
These seven usage profiles will help you trace the communications activities of workers and uncover bottlenecks and inefficiencies.
By Marty Parker Principal & Co-Founder, UniComm Consulting, 8/1/2014
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Microsoft Enhances Office For iPad
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Office for iPad includes better pivot table support and expanded presentation tools, but can it maintain momentum against free competitors?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 8/1/2014
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Microsoft's Device Strategy: 3 Unanswered Questions
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's scaled-down device strategy creates new questions about unreleased and rumored devices.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 7/31/2014
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Samsung, Sony, HTC: Smartphone Struggles
Eric Zeman,
All three companies saw smartphone sales decline, thanks to fierce competition and a changing market.
By Eric Zeman , 7/31/2014
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Tesla Cars: 8 Hot Technologies
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
Tesla Motors' electric vehicles pack plenty of technology breakthroughs. Explore the most innovative features found in these computers on wheels.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 7/31/2014
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Social Media & The USFWS: InformationWeek Radio
Curtis Franklin Jr.,
Listen in on our chat with US Fish and Wildlife Service director Dan Ashe as he describes how his agency has harnessed Facebook, Twitter, and other social media sites to keep national wildlife refuge visitors informed.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. , 7/31/2014
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Windows Phone 8.1 Update: 7 Key Facts
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Microsoft uses its Windows Phone 8.1 update to add Start screen folders and new security features while pushing Cortana to new parts of the world.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 7/30/2014
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Smarter Cars: 9 Tech Trends
David Wagner, Community Editor
Can your car wake you up if you get sleepy behind the wheel? Or recommend a good Mexican restaurant? These nine technologies will soon change the way we think about cars.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 7/30/2014
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Microsoft Enhances OneNote for Mac, iOS
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Microsoft continues its recent cross-platform emphasis with improved OneNote apps for Macs, iPhones, and iPads.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 7/29/2014
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Fitbit Debuts Windows Phone App
Eric Zeman,
Popular fitness device is one of the first wearables to offer a dedicated app for Windows Phone.
By Eric Zeman , 7/29/2014
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Hilton Turns Smartphones Into Room Keys
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Hilton hotel chain plans to let smartphones unlock guest rooms starting next year.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/29/2014
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5 Inexpensive Smartphones: No Perfect Choice
Rodney Brown, Editor, The Mobility Hub
As manufacturers realize that real growth potential is in the developing world, the race is on to build the best inexpensive smartphone. Phone makers are getting closer but haven't perfected the formula yet.
By Rodney Brown Editor, The Mobility Hub, 7/29/2014
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Windows Phone 8.1 Update Details Leak
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Windows Phone 8.1 is still rolling out, but a new update is already on the way, with support for Start screen folders and even bigger phablets.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 7/28/2014
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Samsung's Tizen Smartphone: Dead On Arrival?
Eric Zeman,
Samsung has indefinitely delayed the launch of its Tizen-based smartphone. Time to call it a failure?
By Eric Zeman , 7/28/2014
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Wearable Tech: 5 Healthcare Wins
Rodney Brown, Editor, The Mobility Hub
While most businesses still view wearable computers as little more than toys, healthcare has embraced them. Check out these interesting examples.
By Rodney Brown Editor, The Mobility Hub, 7/28/2014
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FAA Rules On Drones Vs. Model Aircraft Protested
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
Proposed FAA dividing line between model aircraft and drones is too limiting to hobbyists, says the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation and Academy of Model Aeronautics.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/28/2014
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Amazon's Bruising Week
Eric Zeman,
Second quarter financial struggles combined with poor reviews of the Fire Phone leave Amazon playing defense.
By Eric Zeman , 7/26/2014
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Fit Fido: 10 Apps To Keep Pets Healthy
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
Pet owners can now choose from an array of apps and gadgets including doggy Fitbits, meal-tracking and training apps, and scheduling tools to care for critters.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/25/2014
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