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Google Street View Cars Test The Air
News  |  7/30/2015
Environmental sensor firm Aclima has partnered with Google to test air quality in urban areas.
Google Translate App's Sign-Reading Capabilities Expanded
News  |  7/30/2015
Travelers can now translate a greater variety of languages in images more efficiently, even when offline. Foreign travelers in remote areas with poor connectivity now have broader communication options.
Windows 10: NYC Debut, Hands-On Demo
Slideshows  |  7/30/2015
InformationWeek marked the July 29 Windows 10 launch with a visit to New York City's Microsoft specialty store. Here, we take you through our firsthand experiences with Windows 10.
Ban AI Weapons, Scientists Demand
News  |  7/27/2015
Roboticists and experts in artificial intelligence want to prohibit offensive autonomous weapons.
Online Security: How The Experts Keep Safe
News  |  7/27/2015
Google researchers have compared the security practices of experts to non-experts, and identified several ways that typical Internet users can improve their online security.
10 Ways Windows 10 Will Advance The Internet Of Things
Slideshows  |  7/26/2015
Windows 10 brings functions and features that will change the Internet of Things for the enterprise and individuals.
10 Windows 10 Slogans That Didn't Make The Cut
Commentary  |  7/26/2015
The Windows 10 ad campaign is not all that inspiring. It makes you wonder which marketing ideas were rejected.
Google Patent Starter Program: Troll Deterrent
News  |  7/25/2015
The Patent Starter Program is a controlled way for Google to allow a limited number of small companies to use what Google may not want or need, while helping startups protect themselves from patent trolls.
T-Mobile, Sparkcentral Slash Social Media Response Time
News  |  7/21/2015
Social media expectations are rising. T-Mobile and Sparkcentral believe they have a better, faster way to communicate with customers.
9 Reasons Flash Must Die, And Soon
Slideshows  |  7/19/2015
Whether you're a user or a developer, the reasons to leave Flash in the past keep multiplying.
Twitter, Facebook Are Major News Outlets Now
Commentary  |  7/19/2015
A study from Pew Research shows nearly two thirds of us get our news from Twitter and Facebook. That's not good if you like to learn, or even if you want to keep your children alive.
Amazon Prime Day Fail: Huge Sales, Grumpy Customers
Commentary  |  7/17/2015
Moving merchandise may qualify as success, but not everyone was sold on sales figures as the salient metric.
10 Wildest Google Street View Adventures
Slideshows  |  7/16/2015
Not content to limit its ambitions to mapping the world's cities and towns, Google's Street View team has been taking some wild adventures over the years. These are our favorites.
Google Tests Buy Button In Mobile Search Ads
News  |  7/16/2015
Google isn't alone in its effort to deck the Web with buy buttons. Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter have been testing buy buttons, too. Social networking is nice, but advertising and revenue are nicer still.
HTML5: 10 Tips That Will Change Your Life
Slideshows  |  7/12/2015
HTML5 is the future of the Web. Whether you're a developer or a power user, there are things you should know about the Web's new programming foundation.
Office 2016 For Mac Is Here
News  |  7/9/2015
Microsoft Office 2016 is now available to Office 365 subscribers, with a full public rollout expected in September.
MasterCard Tests Facial Scans For Mobile Payments
News  |  7/4/2015
Giving face takes on a whole new meaning with the credit card company's plan to authorize mobile payments using facial recognition technology.
Windows 10 Gets Close, Skype Feature Updates: Microsoft Roundup
News  |  7/4/2015
This week Microsoft sold assets to AOL and Uber, released two Windows 10 builds, and pushed new Skype for Business features to preview.
Yahoo Testing Arch Rival Google On Search
News  |  7/3/2015
Search and online ad rivals Yahoo and Google might be coming closer together, as Yahoo decides to test whether it should let the search engine giant onto its turf.
The Threat Of Artificial Intelligence
Commentary  |  7/3/2015
Super-intelligent robots deserve some concern, but really we should be paying more attention to the people and processes involved in building our machines.
CIOs: Adopt Social Media For Success, Now
Commentary  |  7/2/2015
Social Media enhances learning, develops needed contacts, speeds problem-solving, and helps you create business transformation.
Skype For Business: New Features Ready To Preview
News  |  7/1/2015
Enterprise customers on Office 365 can preview new Skype for Business features, including broadcast and voice dial-in capabilities.


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