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When Facebook's Down, Thousands Slow Down
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
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 , 1/28/2015
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Cloud ERP: 9 Emerging Options
Kevin Casey,
News
ERP no longer equals on-premises. Is the ultimate legacy software ready to drive the next wave of cloud adoption?
By Kevin Casey , 1/28/2015
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Google Dinged by Nexus 6, Glass Disappointments
Eric Zeman,
News
High R&D expenditures and botched Nexus 6 smartphone sales dent Google's fourth quarter numbers.
By Eric Zeman , 1/30/2015
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Amazon's Cloud Business: New Openness, Products, Competition In 2015
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Amazon will reveal its cloud computing service revenue for the first time later this year, bringing new insights while cloud competition sharpens.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/30/2015
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Artificial Intelligence Will Put Us Out Of Work
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Forget killer robots. Widespread unemployment is the worst case scenario for humans in the AI future.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/30/2015
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8 Reasons IT Pros Need To Reject A Promotion
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
You got promoted within your IT organization. Good job. But do you really want it?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/30/2015
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Bill Gates: Fears AI, Likes Bitcoin, Loves Dogs
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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In an "ask me anything" session on Reddit, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates talks about artificial intelligence, his Secret Santa, dogs, and the future of tech.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/29/2015
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Spire Readies Satellite Swarm
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
To bridge an anticipated gap in weather satellite coverage, Spire intends to launch 100 satellites the size of wine bottles.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/29/2015
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Samsung Loses Smartphone Lead Over Apple
Eric Zeman,
News
Rise in iPhone sales and drop in Galaxy sales put Apple and Samsung on even ground during the holiday quarter.
By Eric Zeman , 1/29/2015
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Dear Marketing: You're Doomed (If You Don't Change)
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Marketing pros and the technologists who support them are killing us with irrelevancy and no opt-in. Quit it, or risk the black hole.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 1/29/2015
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Microsoft HoloLens Vs. Google Glass: No Comparison
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft's HoloLens and Google Glass both are headsets. But with its ability to respond to wearers' voices, hands, and eyes, the HoloLens has a brighter future.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/29/2015
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5 Critical Cloud Security Practices
Amrit Williams, CTO, Cloud Passage
Commentary
CloudPassage CTO Amrit Williams details five steps to achieve a level of cloud security that goes beyond mere compliance.
By Amrit Williams CTO, Cloud Passage, 1/29/2015
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How CIOs Can Win In The Cloud
Scott Kriz, CEO of Bitium
Commentary
Choosing to embrace cloud computing gets you only halfway there. Now you must reframe your strategy: Core business over costs, and employee productivity over control.
By Scott Kriz CEO of Bitium, 1/29/2015
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When Agile Falls Short: iRise CEO
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
As iRise launches its ambitious cloud-based visualization platform, CEO Emmet Keeffe tells us agile doesn't actually work on the vast majority of projects.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 1/29/2015
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Amazon WorkMail: A Challenger To Google
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Amazon Web Services may go head-to-head with Google when it launches WorkMail in the second quarter, but it wants to be BFFs with enterprise IT.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/28/2015
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FCC: Stop Blocking Personal WiFi
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Great news for travelers: Hotels and other businesses cannot interfere with your personal WiFi hotspot.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/28/2015
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iPad Sales Lag As iPhone, Mac Shipments Soar
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple's iPad sales were down during the 2014 holiday quarter, even though iPhone and Mac sales were booming. Is the tablet market faltering?
By Eric Zeman , 1/28/2015
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VMware: Cloud Management, Virtual Networking Paid Off In 2014
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
VMware predicts better than 10% growth in 2015 as subscriptions become a larger part its revenue.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 1/28/2015
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When Facebook's Down, Thousands Slow Down
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
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 , 1/28/2015
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Cloud ERP: 9 Emerging Options
Kevin Casey,
News
ERP no longer equals on-premises. Is the ultimate legacy software ready to drive the next wave of cloud adoption?
By Kevin Casey , 1/28/2015
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Apple iPhones Drive Record Earnings
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
About 74.5 million people bought iPhones during the last three months of 2014.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/27/2015
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FTC Seeks Internet Of Things Rules
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
More responsible business practices and new laws are needed to make the Internet of Things viable, the FTC says.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 1/27/2015
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