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10 Annoyingly Addictive iPhone, Android Apps
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
These deceitfully simple games for iPhones and Android smartphones will thwart all attempts at productivity and communication. Proceed with caution.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/24/2015
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iPhone Kill Switch: How Effective Is It?
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
A new report shows that the iPhone kill switch may not be as effective as first thought. What does this mean for other smartphone kill switches?
By Eric Zeman , 7/27/2015
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10 Pricey iPhone Apps That Will Leave You Broke
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
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InformationWeek went searching for the most expensive iPhone apps that are out there. Here's our Top 10.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/30/2015
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Inside New York-Presbyterian Hospital's Major Mobile Upgrade
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Executives from New York-Presbyterian Hospital describe how they brought directories and communications into the 21st Century in this InformationWeek Elite 100 profile.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 7/30/2015
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Google Street View Cars Test The Air
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Environmental sensor firm Aclima has partnered with Google to test air quality in urban areas.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/30/2015
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Google Translate App's Sign-Reading Capabilities Expanded
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Travelers can now translate a greater variety of languages in images more efficiently, even when offline. Foreign travelers in remote areas with poor connectivity now have broader communication options.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/30/2015
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XPoint Memory Chips: Ushering In A New Mobile Era
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Chip technology from Intel and Micron combines the best qualities of DRAM and solid state memory. It may lead to big changes in mobile and data center operations.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/29/2015
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Nokia OZO Virtual Reality Camera Aimed At Film Pros
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The world of virtual reality content moves a little closer to the mainstream with the launch of Nokia’s OZO virtual reality camera.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/29/2015
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Windows 10 Mobile: Why Microsoft Is Confident
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Windows 10 for smartphones is essentially feature complete, says Microsoft, and will make its official debut with a new flagship phone soon.
By Eric Zeman , 7/29/2015
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Intel, Micron Introduce Speedy Memory Technology
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
3D XPoint, coming next year, combines the advantages of DRAM and NAND flash. It's the first new category of memory introduced since NAND flash debuted in 1989.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/29/2015
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Windows 10: 5 Reasons It Matters, 5 Key Concerns
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Windows 10 rollout has officially begun. Here are five reasons we're excited about the OS, and a few concerns for its future.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 7/29/2015
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Motorola Moto X, Moto G Smartphones Target Samsung
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The Motorola Moto X Style, Moto X Play, and Moto G offer something for everyone in customizable packages.
By Eric Zeman , 7/28/2015
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Is Cortana Microsoft's Equalizer With Google?
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
While Microsoft is positioning Cortana as a digital assistant, it could also filter search results to Bing, giving Redmond a new edge against Google in the lucrative search market.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/28/2015
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Google Lets Cloud Customers Supply Encryption Keys
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Users of Google Compute Engine can now provide their own keys to secure data, turning Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) into even more of a self-service affair.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/28/2015
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Samsung SE370 Monitor Boasts Wireless Charging Capability
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
No stranger to innovative products, Samsung launches the SE370 monitor, which can wirelessly charge your smartphone.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/28/2015
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Windows 10: Microsoft Attempts A SaaS Model
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
With Windows 10, Microsoft will attempt to update its operating system with a cloud sensibility. Can it be done?
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 7/28/2015
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Building An IT Infrastructure: From Dream To Data Center
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Tonia Williams, CIO of the Housing Authority of the Cherokee Nation, recounts how she was invited to imagine a data center where there was none, and then set out to build it.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/28/2015
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OnePlus 2: Low-Cost Android Alternative
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
News
ShenZhen, China-based startup OnePlus shook the high-end smartphone market last year when it produced a well-designed smartphone with the same (or better) specs than premium models -- such as the Apple iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S6 -- and sold it for half the price. Now, version 2 is hitting the market with a new Android OS.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 7/27/2015
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Ban AI Weapons, Scientists Demand
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Roboticists and experts in artificial intelligence want to prohibit offensive autonomous weapons.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/27/2015
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Stagefright Android Bug: 'Heartbleed for Mobile' But Harder To Patch
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
Critical vulnerability in Android's multimedia playback engine is easy to exploit, requires no user interaction, and affects 95 percent of Android devices.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 7/27/2015
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Apple Watch Coming To Best Buy Aug. 7
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The Apple Watch is moving out of the high-end boutique world and into big-box retail through a Best Buy partnership.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/27/2015
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iPhone Kill Switch: How Effective Is It?
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
A new report shows that the iPhone kill switch may not be as effective as first thought. What does this mean for other smartphone kill switches?
By Eric Zeman , 7/27/2015
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