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Smartwatches, Ultra-Thin Notebooks, Odd IoT: Gadgets For Spring
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
You've heard all about the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy S6. But what else is new in the gadgetverse?
By Jeff Bertolucci , 3/22/2015
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Smartphone OS: A 22-Year History
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
Join us on the following pages as we explore some of the most influential smartphone companies and their operating systems. You'll learn just how far we've come since the first smartphone was released a mere 22 years ago.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 3/16/2015
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Microsoft's Surface 3 Promises Windows 10, Kills Windows RT
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Microsoft's newest Surface 3 ditches ARM for Intel. It packs a full version of Windows 8.1 and has an upgrade to Windows 10 coming later. The Surface 3 can be a tablet or a laptop. Prices start at less than $500.
By Eric Zeman , 3/31/2015
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Adobe's Comp CC Layout App Available For iPad
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Adobe is bringing its Comp CC layout application to the iPad through the Apple App Store, giving designers another mobile option for their needs.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 3/31/2015
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Interop Hot Stage: Building An Enterprise Network
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
The InteropNet comes to life at Hot Stage. For the first time, InformationWeek is there to cover the creation of this complex temporary network.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 3/31/2015
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Linux Seeks Security, Unity
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
News
Experts at the Embedded Linux Conference say that open-source software needs more attention to interoperability, security, and its kernel, for the Internet of Things.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 3/30/2015
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Apple Watch Edition Buyers Getting Luxury, White-Glove Treatment
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
People who have $10,000 to buy an Apple Watch Edition will be treated like royalty when they enter Apple Stores. With all the anticipation, IDC has upped its wearables estimate.
By Eric Zeman , 3/30/2015
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Microsoft Office 365 Gets MDM Boost
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Mobile device management becomes generally available in Office 365 to meet growing need for secure mobile productivity.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/30/2015
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Net Neutrality Rules Will Survive, FCC Chairman Says
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
In a speech at the Moritz College of Law, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said that new net neutrality laws would hold up to court challenges brought by telecoms, carriers, and their representatives.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 3/30/2015
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Microsoft Azure Services Power Ziosk Dining Experience
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Microsoft HDInsight and Azure ML help Ziosk gain dining insights from more than 77,000 table-top tablets deployed at Chili's and other restaurants.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/30/2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: Night At The Museum
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
We took our review model for a whirl at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. It's a great mobile phone, weighed down by unwanted apps.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/29/2015
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iPhone 6C With 4-Inch Display? Expert Says No
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
Commentary
This week, the Apple rumor mill started to churn with talk of three different iPhone 6 series devices, including a 4-inch iPhone 6C. However, a smaller iPhone doesn't seem to jive with the company's plans.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 3/29/2015
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Robot Room Service Delivers The Goods
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
If you welcome your new robot overlords, they may bring you toiletries.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/28/2015
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Smartphones Make Some Of Us Lazy Thinkers
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
We've often thought that smartphones made us dumb, but new studies show it is more complicated than that. They make us lazy more than dumb.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 3/27/2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6 Vs. HTC M9: Which One Is Right For You?
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Are you on the fence between the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the HTC One M9? This InformationWeek guide will help you pick the better of the two smartphones.
By Eric Zeman , 3/27/2015
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IoT Revolution: Is The Enterprise Ready?
Susan Fourtané, Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher
Commentary
In the connected future, the Internet of Things is expected to play a huge role in everyday life. Are enterprises ready to handle IoT, and what does it mean for security?
By Susan Fourtané Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher, 3/27/2015
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Facebook F8: Oculus Will Make Virtual Reality Mainstream
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
After decades of false starts, Facebook believes virtual reality will drive the next wave of technology. Here's how the company's Oculus acquisition fits in.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/26/2015
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Samsung Galaxy S6, HTC One M9 Go On Sale April 10
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
If there's one day to go smartphone shopping, it's April 10. The Samsung Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge and the HTC One M9 will hit store shelves on the same day.
By Eric Zeman , 3/26/2015
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Zuckerberg At F8: Facebook Is A Family Of Apps
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
At the F8 developer conference on Wednesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talked about how the social media giant is striving to become more than a singular online destination.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 3/26/2015
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Apple Buys FoundationDB To Improve Apps, Software
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
By acquiring FoundationDB, a database startup, Apple could incorporate the technology in order to improve the performance of key apps and software services.
By Eric Zeman , 3/25/2015
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Cyanogen Developing Android OS Without Google
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Now flush with $80 million in new funding, Cyanogen is looking to create a unique version of Android that doesn't rely on Google. Will smartphone manufacturers try it?
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 3/25/2015
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IoT Drives The Future Of Connected Cars
Susan Fourtané, Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher
News
Connected cars will transform the way we interact with our vehicles. At the MWC earlier this month, it was clear that the Internet of Things, along with M2M connection, is speeding this transformation along.
By Susan Fourtané Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher, 3/25/2015
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