Consumers, businesses, and manufacturers can all help ensure that the privacy rights of those using wearables are respected and enforced.By Ruby A. Zefo Chief Privacy & Security Counsel, Intel, 8/18/201418 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Many of the "improvements" to ordinary household objects promised by SmartThings, a software company just acquired by Samsung, are already available elsewhere or seem like overkill. By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/18/201417 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Social business, big data, and the Millennial workforce are just some of the trends causing disruption. Here's how CIOs can stay ahead of the curve.By Jacob Morgan , 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The natural number of personal electronics devices is two: one in the pocket and one in the bag. Now, thanks to ever-larger smartphones and the latest 2-in-1 laptops, order is being restored.By Mike Feibus , 9/2/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Relaxed regulations and greater affordability soon could fill the skies with satellites put there to collect images and other data for businesses hoping to get a leg up on the competition. By Kevin Casey , 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Users are sick of their activity-tracking wearable devices. But the answer may be as plain as the ear on your head.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As the cloud storage wars rage on, Microsoft looks to make OneDrive and OneDrive for Business more cohesive, starting on Android.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/29/201417 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook's newest ad unit lets businesses promote events within users' news feeds. Here's what to expect.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/29/201415 comments | Read | Post a Comment
National Institute for Standards and Technology issues first draft of guidelines intended to help federal agencies balance benefits and risks of third-party mobile apps.By Richard W. Walker , 8/28/20145 comments | Read | Post a Comment
All Twitter users can access a detailed report on their followers and individual tweets, including impressions, clicks, and engagement. Here's what you need to know.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/28/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Pew Research finds that social media users are less likely to voice opinions face-to-face if they believe their Facebook followers would disagree. Call it surveillance fallout.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/28/201418 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Dogged by competition, Dropbox now gives subscribers 1 TB for $10 a month, but backing up data to an external hard drive is still cheaper.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/27/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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?
IT Salary Survey 2014: Application DevelopmentDevelopers' raises matched or beat inflation in 2014, and middle-aged men working at large firms on the coasts fared best. Still, software development remains a well-paying field for everyone.