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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
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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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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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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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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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Android For Work Reports For Office Duty
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Through Android For Work, Google has made its mobile device management tool for Android smartphones available to businesses, offering IT teams the control they want and the security they need.
By Eric Zeman , 4/17/2015
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Surface 3 Vs. Surface Pro 3: Picking The Right Tablet
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Surface 3, the newest hybrid from Microsoft, packs the hallmarks of Surface Pro 3 into a thinner and lighter device.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/17/2015
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