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Apple Pay Sparks Consumer Interest In Mobile Payments
Eric Zeman,
News
McDonald's, Walgreens, and other retailers report more consumers are using mobile payments.
By Eric Zeman , 11/17/2014
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Internet Of Things 'Overhyped,' Say IT Execs
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
IT executives expect the IoT to impact their businesses, although they're not sure how, finds CompTIA survey.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 11/17/2014
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Twitter Offers Turn Credit Cards Into Coupons
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Twitter targets advertisers with its latest commerce program, which lets users store discounts on their credit cards.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/26/2014
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Americans Flunk Internet History
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Pew Research finds gaps in what people understand about the technology they use daily.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/26/2014
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10 Windows Tablets, Laptops Under $200: Holiday Steals
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Gadget shoppers can choose from an array of sub-$200 Windows 8.1 tablets and laptops -- offering more power than you'd guess.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/26/2014
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T-Mobile To Disclose Skewed Speed Tests
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Following an FCC inquiry, T-Mobile plans to be more transparent about how it alters the way its network appears in certain speed tests.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/25/2014
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Nexus 6 Vs. iPhone 6 Plus: Phablet Deathmatch
Eric Zeman,
News
There's never been a better time to buy a big-screened phone. Here's how the Google Nexus 6 and the Apple iPhone 6 Plus stack up.
By Eric Zeman , 11/25/2014
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Google Apps Gets New Enterprise Security Features
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Google for Work users can access a Devices and Activity dashboard to spot suspicious logins and a new security wizard to help navigate security settings.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/25/2014
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Corporate IT's Darwinian Challenge
Sarah Lahav, CEO, SysAid Technologies
Commentary
IT organizations face a gradual erosion, and possible extinction, if they don't address the dangers within.
By Sarah Lahav CEO, SysAid Technologies, 11/25/2014
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Drones Fitted For Regulatory Collar
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Federal Aviation Administration rules reportedly will require pilot certification to fly unmanned aircraft systems for commercial purposes.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/24/2014
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LinkedIn Tips: 5 New Things To Know
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
LinkedIn's latest updates include blogging and mobile app redesigns, adding certifications to your profile, a custom infographic tool, and WeChat integration.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/24/2014
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Net Neutrality: Too Much Spin, Not Enough Facts
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Let's move past 1990s regulations and preconceived notions about net neutrality and focus on modern ways to prevent anti-competitive behavior.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 11/24/2014
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Sales Tank, CEO In Glare
Eric Zeman,
News
Samsung shipped 40% fewer GS5 smartphones than it expected to, leaving them piled up in warehouses.
By Eric Zeman , 11/24/2014
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Web Search, Transformed: Looking Out For You
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Microsoft Bing director and author Stefan Weitz discusses how sensors, wearables, and big data are changing search.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 11/24/2014
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Ghostery Makes Privacy Marketable
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Service that blocks Web tracking code turns out to be good for business, too.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/24/2014
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Google Contributor: Pay To Block Ads
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
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, 11/21/2014
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Comcast App Lets Customers Track Service Techs
Eric Zeman,
News
Comcast tests a service that alerts customers when technicians are on the way.
By Eric Zeman , 11/21/2014
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Grumpy IT Guy Tries Out Gonzo Tech Journalism
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Commentary
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, 11/21/2014
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Marketers Should Look Beyond Facebook, Twitter
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Build social engagement around your own website, Forrester recommends.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/21/2014
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Why Millennials Aren't Disrupting The Workplace
Charles Galda, CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services
Commentary
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, 11/21/2014
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Broadband Demand Hits The High Seas
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
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, 11/21/2014
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Tweets Tell Whether You Have A Job
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Twitter data mining could provide governments with an alternative means of measuring unemployment, researchers say.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/2014
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