Scripting languages can bring new functions to applications and glue complex systems together. Here are nine that could hold the keys to your next project.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 11/22/201528 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft and Hewlett Packard Enterprise extend their partnership to offer cloud, mobility, and productivity solutions designed to broaden Windows 10 adoption.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/20/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple's professional-grade tablet is a massive slate that may replace a laptop for some -- but definitely not all -- mobile professionals. Here's a look at where the iPad Pro rises to the occasion and where it falls flat. By Eric Zeman , 11/29/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
In our big data roundup for the week of Nov. 27, we've got updates on Apache Spark and its ecosystem, a reality check on the practical use of artificial intelligence today and more.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/29/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft is releasing a test version of its Cortana digital concierge for Apple's iOS platform. This follows a similar release for Google Android smartphones. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/29/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft this week yanked and restored its latest Windows 10 update, released disappointing workplace diversity numbers, and marked down products for Black Friday.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/28/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Right now, big data looks like it holds all the answers for any questions a person or company might have. However, in reality, big data eventually has to succumb to the law of diminishing returns. Here's what several experts see as the gap between promise and reality.By William Terdoslavich Freelance Writer, 11/27/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Modern data-related technologies are changing the way law firms do business. IT executives across all industries will benefit from understanding how these data tools and practices are being applied to legal cases so that you can be ready if you're ever called upon by your organization's legal team. We break it down for you here.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/27/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The gift-giving season is upon us once again. But there is no need to break the bank to show the techies in your life that you care. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 11/27/201518 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Amazon told an unknown number of customers that their passwords could have been potentially exposed to a third party, but claimed it has corrected the issue. By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/26/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In the next few weeks workers will be tempted to peruse the Internet for killer discounts on four of the busiest online single-day shopping events of the holidays. A recent survey reveals the likelihood of whether your boss will be a Grinch or offer good cheer if you're caught.By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 11/25/201520 comments | Read | Post a Comment
After pulling its Windows 10 November update after reported problems with some users' privacy settings preferences, Microsoft reinstates the update.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/25/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple moves into the motion capture space with the acquisition of Faceshift, a specialist in technology for facial recognition and rendering. Its technology is being used in the new Star Wars films.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 11/25/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Apache Spark hit two more incremental milestones as the IBM SystemML machine learning engine for Spark was accepted to the Apache Incubator program and Databricks unveiled a preview of its SaaS edition of Spark 1.6.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/25/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The forthcoming revision of Google's Android IDE includes several features to make app development faster.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 11/24/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
About nine days after releasing its first major November update for Windows 10, Microsoft is yanking the downloadable version and replacing it with the build released originally in July. By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/24/201525 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft's latest diversity report counts fewer women due to layoffs related to the restructuring of its phone business earlier this year.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 11/24/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
McGraw-Hill Education's chief digital officer has driven the company's effort to leverage small data to improve student outcomes, teacher insights, and curriculum improvements. Here's why small is better than big.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/24/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Andrew Moore, Dean of Carnegie Mellon's School of Computer Science, talks about artificial intelligence, robotics, and the future of education.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 11/24/20154 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Guide for evaluating how software companies are adopting secure coding and security support practices.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/23/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Earlier this month, Yahoo began blocking some Yahoo Mail users if they had ad-blocking software turned on. Yahoo has been struggling to keep its Mail users, but the move has been derided on social media.By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 11/23/201553 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google in the Enterprise SurveyThere's no doubt Google has made headway into businesses: Just 28 percent discourage or ban use of its productivity products, and 69 percent cite Google Apps' good or excellent mobility. But progress could still stall: 59 percent of nonusers distrust the security of Google's cloud. Its data privacy is an open question, and 37 percent worry about integration.
CIOs Get Smart About BIIT’s tried for years to simplify business intelligence efforts. Have visual analysis tools and Hadoop and NoSQL databases helped? Respondents to our 2014 InformationWeek Analytics, Business Intelligence, and Information Management Survey have a mixed outlook.
Dark Reading Threat Intelligence Survey Threat intelligence is the best way to stay ahead of new and complex attacks, say survey respondents. How analytics influences their IT security strategies varies.