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, 11/18/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 11/24/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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 , 11/24/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft Bing director and author Stefan Weitz discusses how sensors, wearables, and big data are changing search.By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 11/24/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 11/21/201414 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 11/21/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 11/21/20148 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Philosophical debates over OpenStack vs. vCloud or OpenDaylight vs. Cisco ACI miss the point. For IT, ideological purity is neither possible nor desirableBy Kurt Marko Contributing Editor, 11/20/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 11/20/201428 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 11/20/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Facebook released yet another standalone app, this time focusing on Groups -- a budding subset of 700,000 users.By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Salesforce blends social listening, analysis with content publishing and customer engagement, plus touts Wave Analytics Cloud momentum at the Salesforce1 World Tour event.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In a renewed debate about the health of the web and the dominance of native apps, let's not gloss over the issue of user control.By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 11/19/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?
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.