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Tablet Shopping Guide: 8 Tips
News  |  11/29/2013
The tablet market is more crowded than ever. Use our eight tips to avoid buyers' remorse this holiday season.
Keep Data Off Mobile Devices & Away From Adversaries
Commentary  |  11/27/2013
Why we must focus on protecting the data rather than securing mobile devices.
Rise Of The Corporate MOOC
News  |  11/27/2013
It's not your father's corporate training. EdX wants to help companies offer their own massive open online courses to keep employees' skills updated.
Google Street View Lands In Airports
News  |  11/26/2013
Google took its Street View cameras into a handful of the world's busiest airports and transit hubs.
Google's Schmidt Pens Guide For iPhone Switchers
News  |  11/25/2013
Google's board chairman offers an in-depth tutorial to help smartphone owners ditch their iPhones for Androids.
FDA Tells 23andMe To Halt Gene Tests
News  |  11/25/2013
FDA fears inaccurate test results could harm consumers.
Video Search: Hollywood's Big Data Dilemma?
News  |  11/25/2013
Hollywood trails other industries when it comes to using data to enhance its business decisions or improve the customer experience. Can the Video Genome Project help?
6 Ways CIOs Can Stay Ahead Of Customers
Commentary  |  11/25/2013
Always-on social and mobile customers have the power to upend your company. Here's how to come out on top.
How To Revive Social Business Adoption
Commentary  |  11/25/2013
Tracking your social business numbers helps you know when it's time to shift your strategy. Here's what to do when adoption slows.
How To Succeed As A Social Business Sponsor
Commentary  |  11/25/2013
Follow these five steps to become a more effective leader and seamlessly shape your company into a social business.
Online Healthcare: States Must Be More Open-Minded
Commentary  |  11/25/2013
Telemedicine and online consultations from home hold great promise, if the law can get out of the way.
Xbox One Key To 'One Microsoft'
Commentary  |  11/23/2013
Microsoft's Xbox One isn't just about taking over the living room. It's a proving ground for CEO Steve Ballmer's "One Microsoft" vision.
Gates Foundation Big Data Grants Stress Open Data
News  |  11/22/2013
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has awarded six $100,000 grants to help improve everything from disaster response to municipal services.
Windows Azure Outage Avoids Xbox One Catastrophe
News  |  11/22/2013
Microsoft's cloud services, including Xbox Live, were disrupted Thursday due to a DNS error.
Google Simplifies Android Tablet App Shopping
News  |  11/22/2013
The Google Play Store highlights apps "Designed for Tablets" and pressures developers to optimize applications for larger displays.
5 Ways Mobile Marketers Can Hold Consumers' Attention
Commentary  |  11/22/2013
In a multiscreen world, marketers have to work harder to keep consumer focus. Consider these tips to minimize distractions.
LinkedIn Showcase Pages Debut
News  |  11/21/2013
LinkedIn extends its content strategy with Showcase Pages, which allow companies to promote the latest updates on specific products and brands.
Salesforce.com's Salesforce1 Platform: A Closer Look
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Salesforce.com's biggest announcement of Dreamforce '13 is Salesforce1, but is it a branding exercise or a game changer?
Microsoft Surface 2: Hands-On Review
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Microsoft's Surface 2 is a big improvement, but it's not for everyone.
Social Business Discussions Are The New Documentation
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Social business is changing how we document business processes and IT operations. Here's why.
Windows Azure Load Balancing: What To Know
Commentary  |  11/21/2013
Windows Azure promises cloud flexibility once IT overcomes Azure's built-in load balancing constraints.
Microsoft's Next CEO: Ford's Mulally As 'Caretaker'?
News  |  11/20/2013
Microsoft directors want Alan Mulally to shepherd the company through its restructuring while an insider is groomed for the CEO role, reports say.
7 Ways To Drive Social Business Buy-In
Commentary  |  11/20/2013
A successful transition to a social business hinges on employee adoption. Plan carefully for these seven ways people perceive change.
11 Must-Have iPhone Apps
News  |  11/20/2013
Cut through the app clutter. Don't miss these 11 iPhone apps, most of which have been retooled to capitalize on iOS 7.
Creating A Marketplace For Public-Private Innovations
News  |  11/19/2013
Former US Transportation Department CIO Nitin Pradhan discusses why he established GOVonomy to match government needs with innovative technology startups
Microsoft-Nokia Deal On: What's Next?
News  |  11/19/2013
Nokia shareholders have officially agreed to sell the company's device business to Microsoft. How much will Microsoft gain?
5 Social Business Adopter Types: Prepare Early
Commentary  |  11/19/2013
Employees resisting social business? You can improve adoption by predicting how these types will react to new ideas.
9 Myths About Wearable Computers
News  |  11/19/2013
Wearable devices represent a major opportunity for the technology industry, but the makers of these devices still have some work to do.
Windows 8.1: 8 Essential Tips, Tricks
News  |  11/19/2013
Microsoft Windows 8.1 is highly customizable -- but only if you know your way around its menus. Our tips help you get more from the new OS.
Will Microsoft's Next CEO Ditch Ballmer's Plan?
Commentary  |  11/18/2013
As Microsoft board closes in on a new CEO, the company's long-term strategy remains hazy.
3 Big Facebook Policy Changes
News  |  11/18/2013
Facebook updates more policies, which impact advertising, tagging, and teens. Here's what you need to know.
Qualcomm Toq Smartwatch: Release Details
News  |  11/18/2013
Qualcomm's smartwatch takes on Samsung Galaxy Gear, Sony SmartWatch 2, and Pebble just in time for the holidays.
5 Deadly Sins Of Email Writing
News  |  11/18/2013
Think the world revolves around you? Still refuse to write Twitter-style? No wonder colleagues ignore your emails.
5 Top Social Media Trends For 2014
News  |  11/18/2013
What's next in the realm of Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and social business? See if you agree with our experts.
BlackBerry Adds BBM Features For Android, iOS
News  |  11/16/2013
BlackBerry makes significant improvements to its instant messaging client, brings it closer to the native BlackBerry version.
Welcome To The New InformationWeek
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
We're leaving behind the old, one-way publishing model of business technology journalism and pioneering an approach that emphasizes community and true multiway discourse.
Google Improves Gmail For iPad
News  |  11/15/2013
Google's Gmail app for iPad and iPhone gets new features and iOS 7's design language.
Enterprise Social Graph For Dummies
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
To make social collaboration work, focus on creating and reinforcing the underlying connections.
10 Best Business Books Of 2013
News  |  11/15/2013
Polish your leadership skills and hone your business know-how with the best books of the year.
10 Agile Skills CIOs Need To Manage Change
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
Cloud services, mobility, and digital disruption have upended the traditional methods of handling change within a company.
Mobile Transforms IT's Role: What's Next?
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
Mobile devices have reshaped the employee-IT relationship and how we work with tools like Google Docs. Brace yourself for big changes over the next five years.
iPad + Desktop: Powerhouse Combo For 2014
Commentary  |  11/15/2013
Businesses should buy more desktops and tablets, not laptops, in the upcoming PC refresh. How does Windows apps compatibility fit in?
Microsoft SharePoint: 7 Ways To Achieve More
News  |  11/15/2013
SharePoint is used by most of the Fortune 500 -- so why do we still hate it so much? Here's how to make Microsoft's intranet platform work better for you.
10 Lavish Monuments To Tech Egos
Slideshows  |  11/15/2013
How do tech billionaires spend it all? Check out the toys and palatial homes owned by 10 of geekdom's rich and famous.
10 Top LinkedIn Tips, Tricks
Slideshows  |  11/15/2013
Follow these best-practices to improve your profile, get noticed by recruiters, and land your next gig.
5 LinkedIn Headaches, Cured
News  |  11/15/2013
Tame your LinkedIn endorsements mess, change settings so people won't guess you're job hunting, and more.
LinkedIn Adds Pulse For News
News  |  11/14/2013
LinkedIn pushes customized content with the integration of news curation app Pulse for desktop and mobile versions.
Opera Solution Scales Big Data Science
Opera Solution Scales Big Data Science
InformationWeek Videos  |  11/13/2013
Arnab Gupta, founder and CEO of Opera Solutions, shares customer successes with unstructured big data.
MetLife Drives NoSQL & Mobile Innovation
MetLife Drives NoSQL & Mobile Innovation
InformationWeek Videos  |  11/13/2013
MetLife is leapfrogging competitors with a mobile social app and a portal that uses big data to "paint a picture" of customers.
Why The CIO Is Marketing’s Best Friend
Why The CIO Is Marketing’s Best Friend
InformationWeek Videos  |  11/12/2013
Why mobility, CRM, and innovation have made the relationship between the CIO and CMO vitally important.
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