LinkedIn Endorsements and Recommendations have changed very little, until now. Here's a look at the updates, plus new ways to optimize them.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/16/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Nerd culture is about exploring systems and pushing boundaries, not just being a gadget enthusiast. If you want to be a nerd, you have to do the work.By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 9/15/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
This week Facebook launched a privacy tool, more ad options, and two updates to video. Here's a closer look at what's new.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/13/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Apple Watch marks Apple's bold foray into the wearables market, but we were hoping for one more thing. Well, maybe five.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/11/201414 comments | Read | Post a Comment
At IDF, Intel execs discuss how an Intel-powered Internet of Things could lead to personalized cancer treatments.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/10/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook rolls out a view counter and new tools for businesses to capitalize on video's growing presence on the social network.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/10/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Intel execs at IDF promoted ultra-thin tablets, showed off depth-sensing cameras -- and repeated the mantra that PCs aren't dead yet.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/10/20143 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As part of iPhone and Apple Watch launch hoopla, 500 million iTunes subscribers get U2's "Songs of Innocence" for free. But what do Apple and U2 hope to gain?By David Wagner Community Editor, 9/10/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple's entry into the wearable market both disappoints and delights. But the Apple watch will breathe life into the entire wearable industry.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/10/201435 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple Pay sounds easy to use, but will it be the mobile wallet system that finally cracks the market?By Bryan Yurcan Associate Editor, Bank Systems and Technology, 9/9/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Tweets from select brands will feature embedded Buy buttons that let users make purchases without leaving Twitter's iOS or Android apps.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/9/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Social is a Business ImperativeThe use of social media for a host of business purposes is rising. Indeed, social is quickly moving from cutting edge to business basic. Organizations that have so far ignored social - either because they thought it was a passing fad or just didnít have the resources to properly evaluate potential use cases and products - must start giving it serious consideration.
Social is a Business ImperativeSocial media is critical in the age of digital business. How can IT help? First, work with the marketing team to set up social networking programs on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, at minimum. Then work to put social media sentiment analytics in place to measure success.
IT Salary Survey 2014IT pros are feeling optimistic again about their careers. Raises are up, and median total compensation hit $92,000 for staffers and $120,000 for managers in 2014, according to InformationWeek's annual survey.