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Apple Watch And The Threat To Rolex
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Watchmakers are now firmly in the software business, like it or not. You probably are, too.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 9/11/2014
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CIO Worries: Security, Talent & (Sadly) 'Alignment'
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
Commentary
SIM IT Trends Study also shows IT spending trending up.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 9/10/2014
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Windows Threshold Videos Leak
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Videos offer a peek at Microsoft's Windows Threshold in action, including Start menu features that could appease keyboard-and-mouse fans who hate Windows 8.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/13/2014
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Google Tempts Startups With $100,000 Cloud Credit
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Google offers startups $100,000 in Google Cloud Platform credit for one year in effort to gain edge over Amazon Web Services.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/12/2014
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Former Red Hat CTO Joins Google
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Brian Stevens abruptly leaves Red Hat, shows up at the Googleplex as VP of product management for its cloud platforms unit.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/12/2014
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EMC: VMware Not For Sale
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Contrary to a New York Post report and an investor's pressure, EMC says it's not considering selling off its VMware virtualization subsidiary.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/12/2014
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Chromebooks Now Can Run Android Apps
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Only four Android apps now run on Chrome OS, but Google insists there will be more.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/12/2014
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Beware Of BYOD Benefit Pixie Dust
Peter Waterhouse, Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies
Commentary
Stop measuring BYOD benefits with empty elixirs like employee productivity and happiness.
By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 9/12/2014
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Windows Threshold Leak Shows Revamped Desktop
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Latest Threshold leak seems to confirm Microsoft is returning its operating system to a Windows 7 vibe, with second-fiddle status for Modern apps.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/12/2014
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Geekend: Gaming For Cancer With Will Ferrell
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Want to play video games with Will Ferrell while helping young cancer patients get access to therapeutic video games? Join the SuperMegaBlastMax Gamer Challenge.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 9/12/2014
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The Test System That Wasn't
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Commentary
Why is Grumpy IT Guy extra grumpy today? It's crazy vendor day!
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 9/12/2014
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10 Tech Terms Millennials Don't Know
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Some revered tech terms prompt nothing but puzzled looks from today's young professionals. Hint: Clones belong in Star Wars.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 9/12/2014
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Google Makes Apps More Accessible
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Improved support for screen readers makes Google Apps more inviting to the blind.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/11/2014
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Apple's Next Chapter: 10 Key Issues
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Apple is ready to enter the wearables market, but current technology only gets the company halfway there.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/11/2014
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Red Hat Satellite Brings System Management To Cloud
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Red Hat Satellite 6, the latest version of its Enterprise Linux system management, now works across data centers and clouds.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/11/2014
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Software Development: Don't Ignore What Makes It Hard
Scott Ambler, Senior Consulting Partner, Scott Ambler + Associates
News
Team size and location, regulatory constraints, and many other factors make software development a difficult job, beyond the complexity of the software itself. No single formula or methodology can address all needs.
By Scott Ambler Senior Consulting Partner, Scott Ambler + Associates, 9/11/2014
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Intel Points Wearables, Big Data At Cancer Research
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
At IDF, Intel execs discuss how an Intel-powered Internet of Things could lead to personalized cancer treatments.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/10/2014
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Big Data: How To Pick Your Platform
Joe Masters Emison, CTO, BuildFax
News
Hadoop? A high-scale relational database? NoSQL? Event-processing technology? One size doesn't fit all. Here's how to decide.
By Joe Masters Emison CTO, BuildFax, 9/10/2014
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Apple Watch: Smart But Not Smart Enough
Brian Dipert,
Commentary
Apple Watch's design may appear smart, but it must be even smarter to make it in the hot and increasingly crowded wearables market.
By Brian Dipert , 9/10/2014
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IDF: Edison Leads Intel Into Wearables
Rick Merritt, SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times
News
Postage-stamp sized chip aims to power the consumer Internet of Things.
By Rick Merritt SiliconValley Bureau Chief, EE Times, 9/10/2014
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Big Data Hot Job: Data Engineer
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
Big data teams need data engineers as well as data scientists, says Trifacta's CTO. Here's how to distinguish between the two.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 9/10/2014
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Amazon On-Demand Vs. Reserved Instances: Cost Comparison
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Critics think on-demand might actually be a better deal than Reserved Instances, but Cloudability study shows otherwise.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/10/2014
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