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Apple iPad Air 2: Visual Tour
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Apple's iPad Air 2 looks like a slimmed-down version of its predecessor, but it packs many under-the-hood enhancements.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/18/2014
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Facebook Automates Fight Against Hackers
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Here's a sneak peek into the system Facebook uses to secure your account when other websites are hacked.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/17/2014
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iPad Air 2 Vs. Surface Pro 3: No Comparison
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Comparisons between Apple's iPad Air 2 and Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 are both inevitable and misguided.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/17/2014
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Berners-Lee Behind New Private Communications Network For Ultra-Privacy Conscious
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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MeWe offers free, secure, and private communications.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/16/2014
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Facebook 'Safety Check' Connects Users After Disasters
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Facebook tool helps people quickly broadcast their well-being to friends and family after a natural disaster.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/16/2014
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9 Tech Companies As Ben & Jerry's Flavors
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Get ready for Amazon Rainforest Crunch and IBM Big Blueberry Bonanza.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/15/2014
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Microsoft's 'Skype Qik' Takes On Mobile Video Messaging
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Skype launches a free mobile messaging app for users to send and receive short videos.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/14/2014
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Apple's Next iPads: 13 Things To Expect
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Apple is expected to reveal new iPads this week, including its long-rumored "iPad Pro." What else will Apple show off?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/14/2014
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Windows 10 On ARM: 7 Observations
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft reps have been tight-lipped about the future of Windows on ARM devices but the company has many reasons to remain invested in non-Intel architectures.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/13/2014
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Mac OS X Yosemite: What's Missing?
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Mac OS X Yosemite is in beta, and we're not seeing everything we'd hoped for. Here are 10 improvements we wish Apple would include in its next operating system.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 10/13/2014
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Facebook Ads Invade Apps, User Locations
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Facebook launches two new data-based tools for advertisers: Audience Network, which places ads in third-party apps, and a tool that taps into your location.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/11/2014
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Microsoft Surface Pro's Future: 5 Facts
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says the Surface line is here to stay. But are changes coming to the company's device strategy?
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/10/2014
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LinkedIn Tips: How Analytics Improves Your Job Search
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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LinkedIn's "Who's Viewed Your Profile" section features new data that can improve your network, profile, and job opportunities. Here are three ways to take advantage of it.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/9/2014
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Twitter Sues US Government Over Surveillance
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Twitter claims the government is restricting its free speech by limiting what it can disclose about requests for customer data.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/9/2014
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HTC Debuts Selfie Phone, GoPro-Style Camera
Eric Zeman,
News
HTC believes the Desire Eye smartphone and Re action camera will help it recapture handset sales and create a beachfront for new product categories.
By Eric Zeman , 10/9/2014
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Microsoft Wants to Kill Email Attachments
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft says email attachments are a hassle -- so its Outlook Web App now lets users send links instead to files stored in OneDrive for Business, where they are available for simultaneous access.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/9/2014
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Facebook Eyes App For Anonymous Sharing
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Facebook will soon unveil an app that lets you connect with others anonymously, according to reports. Here's what we know about it.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/8/2014
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Microsoft's Nadella Talks Windows 10, Cloud
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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CEO Satya Nadella says both Windows 10 and Azure will play a role in the Internet of Things. Microsoft will detail its latest cloud strategy at an Oct. 20 event in San Francisco.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/8/2014
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Facebook Cracks Down On Fake Likes
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Facebook warns businesses to avoid schemes that promise to boost audience numbers through paid-for Likes.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/7/2014
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IT Leaders Need Split Personality, Gartner Says
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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IT leaders need to keep building solid, reliable systems, while also devoting more attention to digital experimentation.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/7/2014
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