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How To Keep Your Job From Ruining Your Vacation
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Here's what you can do before, during, and after your vacation to make it restful and help you disconnect.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 6/26/2015
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IBM Makes Lake George World's Smartest Lake
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Over 60 researchers, including ones from IBM and Rensselaer Polytechnic, are turning Lake George into a sea of sensors.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 6/30/2015
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Millennials: Why Customer Service Will Never Be The Same
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
While a recent study focuses on how consumers interact with brands, the results also hold lessons for IT in how to tailor internal tech support services to best meet the expectations of a multigenerational workforce.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 7/1/2015
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IT Spending Reports Show A Tech Market In Transition
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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Gartner is predicting that worldwide spending on information technology will decline 5.5%, while Forrester has revised its US tech market projections down slightly.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/30/2015
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Microsoft Cuts Display Ad Business, Sells Bing Maps To Uber
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft transfers its display ad business to AOL and sells Bing Maps tech to Uber as CEO Satya Nadella executes a new corporate mission.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/30/2015
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AWS Building Massive Data Center In India
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
AWS is planning to build a massive data center in India to help expand its cloud computing services to customers there and around the world.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 6/30/2015
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Google Says Yelp-Backed Study Is Flawed
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Conflicting claims fly as European antitrust officials await a response to objections from Google.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/30/2015
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IBM Makes Lake George World's Smartest Lake
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Over 60 researchers, including ones from IBM and Rensselaer Polytechnic, are turning Lake George into a sea of sensors.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 6/30/2015
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IoT Makes Motorcycles, Helmets Safer, Smarter
Susan Fourtané, Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher
Commentary
Most of the IoT discussion has focused on connected cars, but motorcycles and other vehicles are getting into the market with surprising results.
By Susan Fourtané Science & Technology journalist, writer, and philosopher, 6/30/2015
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Google's Android Appeal Rejected by Supreme Court
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Oracle's copyright lawsuit against Google over Android now returns to a lower court.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/29/2015
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IoT Market Forecast At $11 Trillion, Report Finds
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
A new report from McKinsey finds that the market for IoT could reach $11 trillion by 2025. This means a sea change for IT, as well as the CIOs who have to manage budgets.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/29/2015
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Comic: That's The Way The Ball Bounces Sometimes
Brian Moore, Cartoonist & Illustrator
Commentary
Some disasters, you just can't plan for.
By Brian Moore Cartoonist & Illustrator, 6/29/2015
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Samsung To Issue Windows Update Patch
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Samsung promises a patch to restore Windows Update to its recommended settings after messing with the update process.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/29/2015
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Apple Watch Gets Email, IT Support
Eric Zeman,
News
Good Technology ported its enterprise email application to the Apple Watch so mobile professionals can manage their inboxes and IT can manage Apple's fledgling wearable.
By Eric Zeman , 6/29/2015
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UC San Diego Researchers Amp Up Internet Speeds
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Researchers at UC San Diego have blown through expected limits of data transmission on fiber optic cable, paving a new lane for faster Web surfing.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 6/29/2015
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Google Wants You To Be Healthy
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
News
An assortment of cloud-based data-collecting and data-analysis tools aimed at health practitioners, researchers, and individuals offers ideas for any enterprise looking to maximize cloud computing.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/29/2015
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11 PCs Ideal For Windows 10 Upgrades
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
With Microsoft's big Windows 10 launch just over a month away, let's take a look at some recently released PCs that would be ripe for an OS upgrade.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 6/28/2015
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Windows 10 Pricing Chaos, Upgrade Explained: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft this week released the full suite of Office for Android, updated the Surface Pro 3, and confused the Internet with its Windows 10 pricing strategy.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/27/2015
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Retro ThinkPad Would Revive Original IBM Design
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Lenovo design chief David Hill is dreaming up a laptop reminiscent of the 1992 IBM ThinkPad 700c.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/27/2015
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Used Chevy Volt Batteries Power Data Center
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Now that they can power everything from cars to data centers, Chevy Volt batteries show they do more than your average Energizer.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 6/27/2015
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How To Keep Your Job From Ruining Your Vacation
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Here's what you can do before, during, and after your vacation to make it restful and help you disconnect.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 6/26/2015
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Amazon Wants Developers Creating Alexa Apps
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
Amazon is looking to expand its Alexa personal assistant beyond Echo by appealing to developers and leveraging AWS.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 6/26/2015
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