Google launched a new service that blocks ads on some websites in exchange for a nominal monthly subscription.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/21/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
I want to quit IT, swig booze, do drugs while speeding across America to Las Vegas, and ruminate about the failure of '60s counterculture.By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 11/21/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The millennial generation won't turn your office on its head, but it will complement the technologies already in place.By Charles Galda CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services, 11/21/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cruise ship operators Royal Caribbean and Carnival are exploring new ways to provide on-board Internet access, highlighting advances in remote connectivity.By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 11/21/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mozilla takes up with new Firefox search partners that it believes are better aligned with its values of choice and independence.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/201428 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple's WatchKit, the initial software development framework for the Apple Watch, is focused on ways to present data from iPhones.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook released yet another standalone app, this time focusing on Groups -- a budding subset of 700,000 users.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In a renewed debate about the health of the web and the dominance of native apps, let's not gloss over the issue of user control.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Magpi helps healthcare workers collect and process critical information efficiently and reliably as they treat Ebola patients.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 11/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cisco's 'Project Squared' features voice and videoconferencing, messaging, and document sharing for project teams of up to eight people. Here's a look at the features.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?