With drones becoming an increasingly common presence above our heads, an FAA task force is recommending a registration process for pilots.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/24/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions' new D3 analytics business unit is predicting more than just the weather. It's capitalizing on what has become one of the company's fastest-growing businesses, predictive analytics-as-a-service, to help clients make business decisions. AccuWeather's chief commercial officer shared the details.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/23/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The terror attacks in Paris on November 13 have reignited a long-running debate about whether device makers and app developers should be required to give government agencies a backdoor or to hand over encryption keys.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/19/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Nate Silver, the world's most famous statistician, offered his perspectives on the news media, political polling, and what will happen in the 2016 US presidential election during a presentation at the Salesforce World Tour in New York today. Here's what he said.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/18/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
How do you ask a self-driving car if it knew how fast it was going? Google's autonomous vehicle and it operators find out the hard way in Mountain View.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/13/201531 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Globally, government leaders surveyed by Deloitte reported that they are behind the private sector when it comes to "going digital." Here's what CIOs and other government IT officials can take away from the report to aid in their own push for digital transformation.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 11/10/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Traditional car makers, such as Nissan and Daimler, are joining tech giants like Google in the race to create self-driving vehicles. Here's what you need to know.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/6/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
If you've ever wanted to be an astronaut, now may be your opportunity. NASA has put out a call for manned explorers to pilot its next missions.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/5/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
This week, the FCC fined two companies, including the Hilton Hotels chain, for obstructing an investigation into its alleged blocking of personal WiFi hot spots. It's the latest salvo in a battle that needs to be fought.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/5/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
NASA once again impresses and terrifies the denizens of planet Earth with unsettling images of the so-called Halloween asteroid spinning through the neighborhood.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/4/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
New Horizons is reporting more information about the most far-flung planet in our Solar System as NASA publishes photos of Kerberos, Pluto's smallest moon. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/23/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With more than 8,000 photographs of NASA's various Apollo missions released earlier this month, who could resist looking through the archive a second time?By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/23/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Detailed information and theories concerning Pluto's birth and evolution are all covered in an in-depth research report NASA published in Science that relies in information provided by the New Horizons probe. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/16/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
NASA has found that Jupiter is undergoing a radical change in its most prominent feature -- the Great Red Spot -- which is three times the size of our own planet. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/14/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Not content with owning the Web, Google is now taking to skies with drones, as recent documents filed with the FAA indicate.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/14/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
NASA enthusiasts now have access to more than 8,000 photos from the space agency's Apollo mission. InformationWeek has selected 10 of our favorites.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/9/201511 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Project Titan is either the best-kept or worst-kept secret in Silicon Valley. Whether Apple is or isn't building its own autonomous vehicle is not clear, but here's what we're hearing.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/4/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The most recent high-resolution images from NASA's New Horizons probe reveal surprising details of Pluto's largest moon, Charon, including massive canyons. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 10/2/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Time to Reconsider Enterprise Email StrategyCost, time, and risk. It's the demand trifecta vying for the attention of both technology professionals and attorneys charged with balancing the expectations of their clients and business units with the hard reality of the current financial and regulatory climate. Sometimes, organizations assume high levels of risk as a result of their inability to meet the costs involved in data protection. In other instances, it's time that's of the essence, as with a data breach.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.