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Surface 3 Vs. Surface Pro 3: Picking The Right Tablet
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Surface 3, the newest hybrid from Microsoft, packs the hallmarks of Surface Pro 3 into a thinner and lighter device.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/17/2015
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Nokia Eyeing Return To Consumer Phone Market, Report Claims
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Nokia is reportedly looking to rejoin the consumer cell phone market, but not in the way you might expect. There are reports that its Nokia Technologies division is developing a new phone design that the company will license.
By Eric Zeman , 4/20/2015
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Tesla Energy: Changing How Businesses, Homes Use Power
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Founder Elon Musk is leading the electric-car pioneer into the energy infrastructure business. Amazon and Target are among those with pilot projects in the works.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/2/2015
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Apple Watch And A Tattoo? We Have Some Alternatives
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
The Apple Watch heart monitor might not work if you have a tattoo on your wrist. Here are some things we suggest to hipsters with this problem.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/2/2015
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IBM, Apple Partner On iPads For Elderly In Japan
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
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With Japan's steadily climbing percentage of elderly residents, IBM, Apple, and their Japanese partners are combining their efforts to serve an aging population.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/1/2015
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Apple Watch Parts Not So Pricey
Eric Zeman,
News
A breakdown of the Apple Watch components shows the bill of materials could be as low as $81.20 -- far less than the $349 retail price.
By Eric Zeman , 5/1/2015
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Remember The Restroom When Deploying Wireless
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
One lesson learned at Houston Methodist Hospital about going wireless: If the CEO can't get access in the can, it's a bad day.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/1/2015
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Mobile App Dev: Like Shipping Software On Floppy Discs
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Gilt Groupe, the high-fasion online retailer, shares some of the creative ways it handles the development challenges unique to mobile, now that mobile apps are becoming 'legacy' code.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 5/1/2015
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Windows 10, HoloLens: 7 Things We Learned From Microsoft Build
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Windows 10 will host iOS and Android apps, turn mobile phones into PCs, and come equipped with a newly named Microsoft Edge browser.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/30/2015
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Harper Reed: Innovation Is Worthless
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
During his Interop keynote, Harper Reed quotes Kanye West for product development advice.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/30/2015
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Apple Watch Troubles: Taptic Engine, Wrist Tattoos
Eric Zeman,
News
The limited launch supply of Apple's wearable has been pinned on a faulty component, and some users report problems caused by their tattoos.
By Eric Zeman , 4/30/2015
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Apps To Unite Smartphones, IoT
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The Internet of Things is an expansion of mobile device uses, not a separate, new development, Soasta's Tana Jackson says at Cloud Connect.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/30/2015
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Enterprise Mobile Strategy, Meet The Connected Toilet
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The way you're thinking about mobile may not be broad enough.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/29/2015
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The NSA, Surveillance, And What CIOs Need To Know
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
At the Interop Keynote, things get frightening as the EFF's Kurt Opsahle recounted the NSA surveillance history.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/29/2015
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Wal-Mart CIO Karenann Terrell: Data Analysis Key To Customer Insights
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
After leaving a healthcare firm, Karenann Terrell, the CIO of mega-retailer Wal-Mart, found that data analysis at the company is "at a much higher level of sophistication than I had expected."
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 4/29/2015
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Samsung Handily Reclaims Smartphone Crown From Apple
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Shipments of Samsung's smartphones roared back to life during the first quarter, putting the company ahead of Apple. However, profits remain elusive for the world's largest maker of phones.
By Eric Zeman , 4/29/2015
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How Royal Caribbean Keeps Customers Connected
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Royal Caribbean Cruises is meeting modern customer expectations with wireless connectivity at sea.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/29/2015
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Time Killers At Work: How To Avoid Them
Joe Stanganelli, Attorney, Beacon Hill Law
News
Here are four ways we lose precious time at work, and alternatives that can return hours to our weeks.
By Joe Stanganelli Attorney, Beacon Hill Law, 4/29/2015
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The Weather Company: Cloud Journey Requires Cultural Change
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The Weather Company, the No. 5 company in the InformationWeek Elite 100, embraced cloud infrastructure in order to meet dramatic swings in demand for weather information.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/28/2015
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InformationWeek Elite 100: Emerging Tech Drives Hard Results
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
The 2015 Elite 100 companies are applying emerging technology in practical ways that will rewrite the rules of business.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 4/28/2015
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Dollar General Turns Mobile Data Into Action
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
The retailer's mobile strategy helps managers stay on the floor while accessing fresh data. One of eight Elite 100 Business Innovation Award winners.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 4/28/2015
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CVS Revamps To Meet Specialty Medicine Needs
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Dealing with cancer, MS, and rheumatoid arthritis is tough enough. CVS is making it easier for patients to get the specialized treatments they need. One of eight Elite 100 Business Innovation award winners.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/28/2015
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