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Apple Retail Stores Headed To India Soon
Michelle Maisto, Freelance Writer
News
Apple is working to open retail stores in India, now the world's second-largest smartphone market. Although Apple has eyed the country for a while now, the company's plans point to a quick and rapid expansion to help its iPhone sales.
By Michelle Maisto Freelance Writer, 2/8/2016
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9 Biographies Of Tech Icons You Should Know
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Here are the stories of tech influencers, from Thomas Edison through Linus Torvalds, who shaped the present and future of technology. Some of these icons are less famous than others, but all have had a role in shaping and changing the way we live, work, and communicate.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/8/2016
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SwiftKey Boosts AI, Azure IoT Hub Ready: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
This week Microsoft announced its undersea data center, released Windows 10 builds for PC and mobile, readied its Azure IoT hub, and made its Azure IoT Hub generally available.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/6/2016
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Amazon Echo Now Plays Spotify, Orders Domino's Pizza
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Alexa's new powers mean you can't ask for a better Super Bowl party companion than the Amazon Echo. The AI-powered device now plays music from Spotify and orders you pizza from Domino's.
By Eric Zeman , 2/4/2016
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Canonical Unveils Aquarius M10 Ubuntu Edition Tablet
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Canonical's tablet arrives in Q2 to face a challenging market for such devices. But the company says its offering delivers a true tablet experience, along with the full Ubuntu desktop experience.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/4/2016
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Google Fiber Expansion Coming To Public Housing
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Google continues the expansion of its Fiber Internet service by offering free connections for families in public housing, starting in Kansas City. The search giant is already offering free WiFi service in some public housing developments.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 2/4/2016
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Intel's Diversity Report: Some Progress, More Work Ahead
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Intel has set ambitious goals to increase diversity within its US workforce. A new report shows that the chipmaker has made progress since announcing its five-year, $300 million plan. But there's more to be done in the years ahead.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 2/3/2016
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Microsoft's Project Natick: Underwater Data Center Takes The Plunge
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft aims to explore the possibility of an undersea data center for lower costs and environmental sustainability with its Project Natick.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/2/2016
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10 Productivity Tools To Help You Win At Work
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
There is no shortage of productivity tools -- some great, some not so great -- to help you get the job done. Life's too short to use bad software. Here are 10 tools to make online life better.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/1/2016
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Office Options Grow, Q2 Earnings Rise On Cloud: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Cloud dominated again in Microsoft's Q2 financial report, closing out a week of news on Windows 10, Cortana, iOS apps, and Office Online.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/30/2016
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10 Cool Microsoft Garage Projects You Didn't Know About
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The Garage is a hub for employees across Microsoft to work on different projects. Here are some of its works-in-progress.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/29/2016
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Microsoft Q2 Buoyed By Azure, Office 365 Gains
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft generated $25.7 billion in revenue for Q2 2016, largely driven by its Azure and Office 365 cloud offerings. Phone revenues declined nearly 50% from the same quarter a year ago.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/29/2016
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Microsoft Office Online Gets New Cloud Storage Options
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft is extending the real-time coauthoring and sharing capabilities of Office Online to partner cloud providers like Box and Dropbox.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/28/2016
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Facebook Builds Next-Gen Data Center In Ireland
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Facebook will implement its latest data center server and switch designs in the facility it's building on the company's Clonee, Ireland, site.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 1/28/2016
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8 Must-Have Mobile Tools For Road Warriors
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Remote workers may not need an office, but they do need a few devices to keep them connected and productive. Here are our top picks to keep you and your teams functioning on the go.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/28/2016
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VMware CIO Occupies Hot Seat Between Top Management, Customers
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
VMware CIO Bask Iyer describes his role as both representing customers' needs to top management and validating the firm's products to customers.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 1/27/2016
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Apple Reports Record Q1 Results, Predicts iPhone Decline
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Apple reported $18.4 billion in profit during its first fiscal quarter of 2016, but iPhone sales are predicted to drop in coming months.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/27/2016
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Microsoft's Cortana To Spy On Email To Keep You On Track
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft plans to make Cortana smarter with the ability to scan emails and set alerts for commitments you may forget.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/25/2016
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Office Updates For Apple Users, $1B Cloud Donation: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
This week brought a new Windows 10 build to Insiders, Office updates to iOS and Mac users, and a $1B donation to nonprofits worldwide.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/23/2016
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9 Skype Alternatives Worth Considering
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Skype has become synonymous with voice and video chat for most consumers, but there are several other services that do the same things.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/22/2016
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