The latest flagship smartphone from Samsung gets its big reveal on the eve of Mobile World Congress 2015. Let us count the ways that it shines.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 3/1/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Apple is serious about entering the auto market. Here's our less-than-serious take on what the press release might look like announcing this magical vehicle.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/21/201516 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Lenovo is downplaying the installation of Superfish adware on its notebook PCs. Here's why we think business and consumer users deserve better.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/19/201511 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Following a failed crowdfunding effort, Canonical is ready to release the first smartphone based on its popular Ubuntu Linux distribution. Can it compete against the likes of Apple iPhone and Android devices?By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/7/20159 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Wheeler's proposed rules would classify broadband providers as common carriers, meaning they would be subject to the same open access rules that currently regulate telecommunications companies.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/4/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Accenture sees the boundaries between industries dissolving as connected devices proliferate. How will this change the value proposition for IT in your organization?By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 2/2/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Using time and location data culled from social media posts or other sources, researchers say they can identify your purchases from amongst anonymized transaction data.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/31/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
When Facebook went down this week, thousands of websites linked to the social media site also slowed down, according to Dynatrace. By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/28/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Google Glass Explorer Program is shutting down for now, but this isn't the end of the company's plans for Glass or wearable computing.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/16/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Cookie files placed on the phones of Verizon Wireless customers by the ad company Turn return to life even after they've been deleted.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/15/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's new boards feature makes it easier for MS Office users to find and share work-related information.By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 1/7/20154 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.
InformationWeek 2014 Hybrid Cloud SurveyMixing public and private can deliver the best of both cloud worlds for IT groups that can figure out where workloads work best and address potential security issues.