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Tablet Sales Sag
Eric Zeman,
Tablet sales slumped for the first time since the iPad's introduction, suggesting that more consumers may be opting for large-screen smartphones.
By Eric Zeman , 7/10/2014
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'Windows To Go' Device Wins Federal Cryptographic Certification
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
With FIPS 140-2 Level 3 certification, the Imation IronKey portable USB-based workspace becomes a mobility option for both civilian and military agencies.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 7/10/2014
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9 Books IT Leaders Should Read
Bassam Zarkout, CTO, RSD
Here's a mix of business books and compelling novels to help inspire new ideas this summer.
By Bassam Zarkout CTO, RSD, 7/9/2014
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Google Apps: 5 New Features For Businesses
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor,
Catch up on the newest Google Apps features, including a premium version of Google+, Hangouts integration with Microsoft Outlook, and new admin controls.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor,, 7/9/2014
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Android Data Wipe Leaves Personal Data
Eric Zeman,
Factory reset tool on Android smartphones does not remove all photos, emails, chats, and other personal data, says security firm.
By Eric Zeman , 7/9/2014
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Samsung Smartphone Juggernaut Shows Signs Of Weakness
Eric Zeman,
Slower-than-expected smartphone and tablet sales lead Samsung to warn investors about profit drop.
By Eric Zeman , 7/8/2014
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Isis Flees Brand Tainted By Terror
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
There's no such thing as bad publicity, unless the publicity is really bad. Just ask the mobile payments service formerly known as Isis.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/8/2014
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3 BYOD Risk Prevention Strategies
Jim Szafranski, SVP Customer Platform Services, Fiberlink
An effective BYOD plan must balance control with convenience. Here's what to keep in mind.
By Jim Szafranski SVP Customer Platform Services, Fiberlink, 7/8/2014
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Shadow IT Is An Opportunity, Not A Problem
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Shadow IT isn’t a scourge. It’s an opportunity for IT to engage the business and add value, says CBS Interactive’s Steve Comstock.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 7/8/2014
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PC Market: Don't Call It A Revival
Michael Endler, Associate Editor,
Ultramobile hybrids and Windows XP upgrades have slowed the bleeding but the PC slump hasn't ended.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor,, 7/7/2014
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Internet of Things Done Wrong Stifles Innovation
Frank Palermo, SVP, Global Technical Solutions, Virtusa
Anticipate and embrace the changes the Internet of things will bring or it will do more harm than good.
By Frank Palermo SVP, Global Technical Solutions, Virtusa, 7/7/2014
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TSA Requires Charged Devices At Some Overseas Airports
Eric Zeman,
Homeland Security tells US-bound air travelers at certain overseas airports that mobile devices need to be operational when boarding, or gadgets will be confiscated.
By Eric Zeman , 7/7/2014
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The Internet Of Small Things Spurs Big Business
Peter Waterhouse, Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies
IoT scenarios that appear consumer-centric and disposable hold broad business opportunities.
By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 7/7/2014
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4 Steps To Build A Better Mobile Business
Ted Schadler, Technologist & Author
Designing a mobile app that solves real business problems requires a four-step approach. Here's how jeweler Alex and Ani did it.
By Ted Schadler and Josh Bernoff , 7/7/2014
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Robots Rising: 7 Real-Life Roles
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Today's robots feature improved components and capabilities that take them out of labs and into oceans, hospitals -- perhaps even your workplace. Take a closer look.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/7/2014
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Facebook Mood Manipulation: 10 Bigger Problems
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Facebook's failure to communicate about its mood experiment is the least of the things Internet companies do to us.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/5/2014
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10 Ways Google Must Improve Android
Rodney Brown, Editor, The Mobility Hub
Google's upcoming Android "L" version introduces improvements including Android for Work and stronger app security. But Google still has plenty of gaps to fill.
By Rodney Brown Editor, The Mobility Hub, 7/5/2014
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Google Rolls Out Android Wear Apps
Eric Zeman,
Google has updated most Android devices to be compatible with Android Wear and a new batch of apps.
By Eric Zeman , 7/3/2014
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Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
Salesforce1 Mobile app gains drillable dashboards, sharable snapshots, and links to third-party visualization tools including Google Charts.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 7/3/2014
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Android Wear Gives Google Edge In Smartwatch Race
Eric Zeman,
Google stands to gain a firm(er) foothold in the wearables market ahead of Apple's iWatch.
By Eric Zeman , 7/2/2014
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