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Will IT Miss The Digital Wave?
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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That doesn't matter. The important question is -- will you?
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 8/21/2014
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BYOD: California Ruling A Wakeup Call
Mike Jennett, Enterprise IT Mobility Program Director, HP
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California's Cochran v. Schwan court case casts a pall over BYOD plans, but clear corporate policies can eliminate liability concerns.
By Mike Jennett Enterprise IT Mobility Program Director, HP, 8/22/2014
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Google Tests Delivery Drones
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Google joins Amazon in testing delivery drones outside the US, where regulations are less burdensome.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/2/2014
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Tablet Shipment Forecast Down
Eric Zeman,
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Two consecutive quarters of soft sales point to less growth in the tablet market than previously believed.
By Eric Zeman , 9/2/2014
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10 IT Job Interview Phrases To Make You Run
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
Wondering if the IT job you're interviewing for is a good fit? These 10 phrases suggest you should bolt as fast as you can.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 9/2/2014
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Hearables: Turning Activity Tracking On Its Ear?
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Users are sick of their activity-tracking wearable devices. But the answer may be as plain as the ear on your head.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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5 Signs You'll Face A Software Audit
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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When vendors spot these red flags, they may use them as reasons to run a licensing audit.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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Cloud Won't Cure Licensing Woes
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Think options in the cloud will solve licensing woes? Not so fast.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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Software Licensing: Move From Defense To Offense
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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Avoiding audits and vendor fines isn't enough. Take control of licensing to exact deeper software discounts and match purchasing to actual employee needs.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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10 Secret Reasons Ballmer Bought LA Clippers
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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Sure, running an NBA team can be fun and exciting, but here are the real reasons former Microsoft chief Steve Ballmer paid $2 billion of his own money for the franchise.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 9/2/2014
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Gaming: Your IT Career Hunt Secret Weapon?
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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One CIO's resume says he is a level 70 paladin and priest with a focus on healing abilities. Should you list gaming experience on your resume?
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/2014
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IT Job Interviews 101: What Not To Wear
David Wagner, Community Editor
News
Want respect? Make a good first impression by matching your IT interview attire with the corporate culture.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 9/2/2014
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Microsoft Enhances OneDrive Mobile Apps
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
As the cloud storage wars rage on, Microsoft looks to make OneDrive and OneDrive for Business more cohesive, starting on Android.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/29/2014
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Red Hat Counters VMware With OpenStack Software Appliance
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Red Hat offers test drive appliance to gain OpenStack users, enhances its production version, moves to manage Amazon, Microsoft workloads.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/29/2014
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California Smartphone Kill-Switch Law: What It Means
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
Do you understand the consequences of California's new smartphone anti-theft law? Our FAQ will clear up the confusion.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/29/2014
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Geekend: Fight Zombies, Or Go To Mars?
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
It's the most divisive question in all of geekdom: What do you do when the zombies invade?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 8/29/2014
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NIST Drafts Mobile App Security Guidelines
Richard W. Walker,
News
National Institute for Standards and Technology issues first draft of guidelines intended to help federal agencies balance benefits and risks of third-party mobile apps.
By Richard W. Walker , 8/28/2014
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UPMC CIO Dan Drawbaugh Moves On
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare
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Drawbaugh, whose inventive approach to healthcare IT and revenue creation earned UPMC a No. 1 ranking in the 2013 InformationWeek 500, is leaving his role after 18 years.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Healthcare, 8/28/2014
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VMware: VMs And Containers Better Together
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
Commentary
VMware takes pains to say that Linux containers will complement, not replace, virtual machines.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 8/28/2014
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Social Media Bites Its Tongue
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
Commentary
Pew Research finds that social media users are less likely to voice opinions face-to-face if they believe their Facebook followers would disagree. Call it surveillance fallout.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 8/28/2014
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8 Things We Want In iPhone 6
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
What features rank as most wanted in Apple's soon-to-debut iPhone? Let's talk battery, camera, display, and more.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 8/28/2014
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Who Wins In Cloud Price Wars?
Art Wittmann,
News
Short answer: not IT. Enterprises don't want bare-bones IaaS for the same reasons they don't buy $299 PCs at Wal-Mart. Providers must focus on support, not undercutting rivals.
By Art Wittmann , 8/27/2014
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