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Reflections on Tech in 2019
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
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We look at 2019's most popular content on InformationWeek and put perspective around the technology areas that took off in terms of innovation and adoption.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 12/9/2019
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New Free Emulator Challenges Apple's Control of iOS
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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An open-source tool gives researchers and jailbreakers a free option for researching vulnerabilities in the operating system — and gives Apple a new headache.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 11/27/2019
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GPUs Continue to Dominate the AI Accelerator Market for Now
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
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As enterprises embark on AI and machine learning strategies, chip makers like NVIDIA, Intel and AMD are battling to become the standard hardware providers.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 11/27/2019
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When Planets Align: Edge Computing’s Game-Changing Potential
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Emerging technologies that leverage edge computing will take years -- potentially decades -- to emerge. The smart move is to wait for the hype to settle.
By Beth Devin, Managing Director, Citi Ventures , 11/20/2019
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Watch Out: 7 Digital Disruptions for IT Leaders
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Here are seven digital disruptions that you may not see coming.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/18/2019
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AI in E-Commerce: Risk or Competitive Advantage?
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If AI lets you implement discriminatory pricing or restrict access to a product based on a customer’s race, age or gender, should you?
By Mark Kirby, North American Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, Capgemini , 11/4/2019
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Why Design Thinking Will Save Businesses From Themselves
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What you’ll learn about customers by incorporating design thinking will improve operations and make your bottom line much easier to achieve.
By Rachel Armstrong, Consulting Studio Partner, Globant , 10/28/2019
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Apple Boots 17 Trojan-Laden Apps From Mobile Store
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
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Malware was designed to carry out click-fraud, Wandera says.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 10/24/2019
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Mobile Users Targeted With Malware, Tracked by Advertisers
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Cybercriminals continue to seed app stores with malicious apps, advanced attackers successfully compromise mobile devices, and advertisers continue to track users, new reports show.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 10/24/2019
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IT Challenge: Pace of Change with Infrastructure
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
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With the storm of changes hitting the IT department -- from cloud to AI and anytime/anywhere mobile access -- the real challenge is in having the IT infrastructure keep pace.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 10/21/2019
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No Wonder the Chatbots are Sad
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Emotional cognition is maturing, and there’s a great deal of potential. Perhaps ‘happiness’ is in store for AI-powered bots in the not-too-distant future.
By Sherry Comes, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP , 10/18/2019
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Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Here's a collection of information to help IT leaders and professionals learn more about edge computing and use cases for their enterprise organizations.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/15/2019
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Six Inevitable Technologies and the Milestones They Unlock
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Grand-scale technologies act as nodes of progress that spark continued innovation. Here are several that will continue to impact society.
By Beth Devin, Managing Director, Citi Ventures , 10/3/2019
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IT Careers: 12 Job Skills in Demand for 2020
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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Employers will likely be looking to fill these kinds of IT positions in the coming year, building out their teams' tech skills.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 10/1/2019
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How to Create a Performance-Focused Culture
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Instilling a culture of performance is really all about serving your customers. In most cases, what they want is speed above all else.
By Malek Hakim, Performance Engineer, Priceline; Mehdi Daoudi, CEO, Catchpoint , 9/13/2019
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Android Phone Flaw Allows Attackers to Divert Email
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Researchers find that a spoofing a service message from the phone carrier is simple and effective on some brands of Android smartphones.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 9/4/2019
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Consumers Urged to Secure Their Digital Lives
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Security options for consumers improve as Internet of Things devices invade homes and data on consumers proliferates online.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 8/27/2019
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Apple Misstep Leaves iPhones Open to Jailbreak
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
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Newest version of iOS contains a critical bug that the company had previously already patched.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 8/20/2019
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Voice Assistants Bring AI to the Workplace
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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More enterprise organizations are experimenting with AI-based voice assistants to boost internal efficiencies, but it will be a while before they realize the ROI they seek.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/16/2019
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Enterprise Guide to Digital Transformation
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Don’t let IT modernization be the bane of your existence. This curated collection of articles will give you more clarity and help you get started.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 8/13/2019
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