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Apple Pay: Where To Use It
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple launches mobile payment service. Here's what you need to know.
By Eric Zeman , 10/20/2014
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IBM Sells Chip Business, Declines Continue
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
IBM pays GlobalFoundries $1.5 billion to take over chip-manufacturing unit. Revenues and profits from continuing operations slide.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 10/20/2014
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Microsoft Smartphones Drop Nokia Name
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft is finally ready to sell smartphones under its own brand -- but where are the flagship models?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/25/2014
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Facebook Rooms: 5 Privacy Facts
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Facebook's new Rooms app lets you post pictures, videos, and messages anonymously. Here's a look at the data it collects, the privacy of your posts, and more.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/25/2014
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Samsung Knox Is Weak, Researcher Says
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Samsung's Knox security software for Android devices handles passwords in a way that undermines encryption, an anonymous researcher says.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/24/2014
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Facebook Rooms App Allows Any Identity
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
An email address is all that's required to create a user account. Hello, retro chatrooms?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/24/2014
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Google Inbox Won't Fix CYA
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Commentary
Google Inbox: Because, if we use yet another tool, people won't BLANKET THE PLANET WITH CYA EMAIL.
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 10/24/2014
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Google Enhances Android Wear
Eric Zeman,
News
Google's first major update to its Android Wear platform helps devices rely less on smartphones.
By Eric Zeman , 10/24/2014
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Microsoft's Strong Quarter: 7 Highlights
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft's fiscal Q1 easily eclipsed Wall Street estimates, buoyed not only by cloud growth, but also unexpectedly strong Surface sales.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/24/2014
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No Google Inbox Invitation? Try These Instead
Eric Zeman,
News
If you're tired of the same old mobile email experience, there are plenty of apps in the sea.
By Eric Zeman , 10/24/2014
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Google Inbox: 5 Things To Know
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Google aims to reinvent email with Inbox. Here's a peek inside the invitation-only app, plus tips for using it.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/23/2014
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Google Vs. Microsoft: Email Wars
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
Commentary
Google's Inbox pushes its next-gen email concept at consumers. Microsoft's Delve is doing the same thing with business customers. Will it cause IT headaches when the services butt heads?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/23/2014
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Twitter Debuts Fabric SDK For Mobile Developers
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Offering ads, analytics, and authentication, Fabric aspires to be the backend platform for mobile apps.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/23/2014
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Apple Launches Maps Connect For Small Businesses
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
New mapping service aims to improve accuracy of Maps data.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/22/2014
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Jive Improves Its Cloud Apps Game
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Jive's Fall cloud releases include connectors for Google Docs and Outlook Online, plus collaboration tools for mobile devices and new features for community managers.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/22/2014
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Apple's Mac Surge: 4 Observations
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Apple's record-breaking Mac sales last quarter were a surprise -- but 2015 could be even bigger.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/22/2014
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Google Buys Firebase, Fills Cloud Apps Hole
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Bolstering Google Cloud Platform, Firebase service helps developers create mobile and web apps that store and sync data in real-time.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/22/2014
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Can IoT Slash Healthcare Costs?
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
News
The Internet of Things in healthcare -- a profusion of IP-connected sensors on hospital equipment and patients -- has the power to drastically cut waste and save lives, says panel.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 10/22/2014
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iPad Air 2: Biggest Weakness
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple's latest iPad is an impressive device, but it can't be everything to every user.
By Eric Zeman , 10/22/2014
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Magic Leap Lands Google Funds
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Virtual reality startup collects $542 million in first round of financing, plans to create images in the air similar to R2D2's projection of Princess Leia in Star Wars.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/21/2014
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iPhones Dominate Apple Results
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple posts strong Q4 earnings thanks to strong iPhone sales. Meanwhile, iPads continue to decline.
By Eric Zeman , 10/21/2014
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Wearables At Work: 7 Productivity Apps
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
News
Wearables are great, but what good would Google Glass or the Galaxy Gear be without useful apps? Here's a sampling of the latest business apps for wearables.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/21/2014
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