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IBM Verse: Can It Trump Google Inbox?
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Cloud-based IBM Verse blends email, collaboration, and social intelligence to show what's relevant. Main rivals: Microsoft Clutter and Google Inbox.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 11/18/2014
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10 Techies We'd Invite To Thanksgiving
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Guess who's coming to dinner. Do robots need their own place settings?
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/18/2014
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10 Windows Tablets, Laptops Under $200: Holiday Steals
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Gadget shoppers can choose from an array of sub-$200 Windows 8.1 tablets and laptops -- offering more power than you'd guess.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/26/2014
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Google Apps Gets New Enterprise Security Features
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Google for Work users can access a Devices and Activity dashboard to spot suspicious logins and a new security wizard to help navigate security settings.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/25/2014
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5 Ways To Apply 'Agile' To Customer Relationships
Frédéric Lepied, VP Software Engineering, eNovance
Commentary
Agile development strategies improve internal productivity, but you also need to use them outside the company walls with customers.
By Frédéric Lepied and Alexis Monville , 11/25/2014
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Corporate IT's Darwinian Challenge
Sarah Lahav, CEO, SysAid Technologies
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IT organizations face a gradual erosion, and possible extinction, if they don't address the dangers within.
By Sarah Lahav CEO, SysAid Technologies, 11/25/2014
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Drones Fitted For Regulatory Collar
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Federal Aviation Administration rules reportedly will require pilot certification to fly unmanned aircraft systems for commercial purposes.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/24/2014
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LinkedIn Tips: 5 New Things To Know
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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LinkedIn's latest updates include blogging and mobile app redesigns, adding certifications to your profile, a custom infographic tool, and WeChat integration.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/24/2014
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4 Big Data Essentials For Startups
Jeff Bertolucci,
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Data-driven insights aren't just for behemoth enterprises. Here's what startups need to know before embarking on a big-data strategy.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 11/24/2014
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IBM Courts DevOps With Dedicated Bluemix
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Dedicated Bluemix is IBM's development platform with host servers in the cloud dedicated to a single customer, for security and compliance reasons.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 11/24/2014
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Web Search, Transformed: Looking Out For You
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Microsoft Bing director and author Stefan Weitz discusses how sensors, wearables, and big data are changing search.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 11/24/2014
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Ghostery Makes Privacy Marketable
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Service that blocks Web tracking code turns out to be good for business, too.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/24/2014
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Google Contributor: Pay To Block Ads
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Google launched a new service that blocks ads on some websites in exchange for a nominal monthly subscription.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/21/2014
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Grumpy IT Guy Tries Out Gonzo Tech Journalism
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Commentary
I want to quit IT, swig booze, do drugs while speeding across America to Las Vegas, and ruminate about the failure of '60s counterculture.
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 11/21/2014
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Marketers Should Look Beyond Facebook, Twitter
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Build social engagement around your own website, Forrester recommends.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/21/2014
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Why Millennials Aren't Disrupting The Workplace
Charles Galda, CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services
Commentary
The millennial generation won't turn your office on its head, but it will complement the technologies already in place.
By Charles Galda CIO, GE Capital's Technology Centers & Services, 11/21/2014
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Tweets Tell Whether You Have A Job
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Twitter data mining could provide governments with an alternative means of measuring unemployment, researchers say.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/2014
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Open Source Vs. Proprietary: Time For A New Manifesto
Kurt Marko, Contributing Editor
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Philosophical debates over OpenStack vs. vCloud or OpenDaylight vs. Cisco ACI miss the point. For IT, ideological purity is neither possible nor desirable
By Kurt Marko Contributing Editor, 11/20/2014
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Does Big Data Need A 'LinkedIn For Analytics'?
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
A social media approach to analytics could help enterprises get more value from their big data systems, says Teradata exec.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 11/20/2014
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Finding CIO/CFO Common Ground
Christian Lanng, CEO, Tradeshift
Commentary
Success awaits CIOs and CFOs who reach a level of competence in each other's roles.
By Christian Lanng CEO, Tradeshift, 11/20/2014
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Firefox Drops Google For Yahoo Search
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Mozilla takes up with new Firefox search partners that it believes are better aligned with its values of choice and independence.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/2014
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Apple WatchKit: 6 Facts
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Apple's WatchKit, the initial software development framework for the Apple Watch, is focused on ways to present data from iPhones.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/20/2014
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