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Content posted in March 2015
Microsoft 'Project Spartan': Hands-On Demo
Slideshows  |  3/31/2015
Microsoft's Project Spartan, the browser designed to replace Internet Explorer, is available for testing on Windows 10.
Interop Hot Stage: Building An Enterprise Network
Slideshows  |  3/31/2015
The InteropNet comes to life at Hot Stage. For the first time, InformationWeek is there to cover the creation of this complex temporary network.
Big Data Certifications: Finding The One That Works For You
Slideshows  |  3/30/2015
We can't tell you which big data certification programs to choose -- that depends on a number of variables in your personal IT career goals and work situation. What we can do is provide you with a selected list of the vendor certifications available.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge: Night At The Museum
Slideshows  |  3/29/2015
We took our review model for a whirl at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park. It's a great mobile phone, weighed down by unwanted apps.
Facebook's Teleportation Station: 10 Things We Wanted Instead
Slideshows  |  3/27/2015
Facebook accidentally leaked something called Teleportation Station and the rumor mill went wild. However, the rumors weren't that good, so we came up with something better.
Internet Explorer's Demise: 7 Things IT Pros Should Know
Slideshows  |  3/26/2015
We still don't have all the answers in regards to exactly what Microsoft is planning for Internet Explorer and Project Spartan. But we know enough to get you started on building a game plan for how you'll continue to support legacy web apps moving forward.
IoT Drives The Future Of Connected Cars
Slideshows  |  3/25/2015
Connected cars will transform the way we interact with our vehicles. At the MWC earlier this month, it was clear that the Internet of Things, along with M2M connection, is speeding this transformation along.
DARPA Robotics Challenge Gears Up For Finale
Slideshows  |  3/24/2015
The latest highlights from DARPA's years-long robotics competition show us just how creative we can be. Here's what you need to know in advance of the grand finale in June.
11 Office 2013 Shortcuts That Will Change Your Life
Slideshows  |  3/24/2015
Think you know everything there is to know about Microsoft Office? Take a look at 11 hidden features that will make you the envy of your co-workers.
Top Jobs For STEM: Big Data, IT Product Management
Slideshows  |  3/23/2015
Today's skills development in these fields could mean tomorrow's payday, according to a recent report.
Smartwatches, Ultra-Thin Notebooks, Odd IoT: Gadgets For Spring
Slideshows  |  3/22/2015
You've heard all about the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy S6. But what else is new in the gadgetverse?
Windows 10 Release, Big Data Analysis: Microsoft Roundup
Slideshows  |  3/21/2015
Microsoft brought news of cloud and big data at Convergence and major updates to Windows 10 from across the globe.
Windows 10 Vs. Windows 8: 10 Differences
Slideshows  |  3/20/2015
Microsoft recently released a preview of Windows 10. The new OS looks to unify the user experience across different platforms, but how does it compare to Windows 8?
Internet Explorer: Microsoft's Troubled Browser Retires
Slideshows  |  3/19/2015
Microsoft this week announced the demise of Internet Explorer. Let's reflect on how it evolved over the years.
Vegas Geeks: What Happens Here, Stays Here
Slideshows  |  3/19/2015
The best places for geeks to go in the surprisingly geeky city of Las Vegas.
Shadow IT: 8 Ways To Cope
Slideshows  |  3/18/2015
If you're sick and tired of Shadow IT in your organization, you're not alone. Here are some coping mechanisms to help you get a handle on things.
Nintendo Mobile Games: 6 To Start With
Slideshows  |  3/18/2015
Nintendo is jumping into the mobile gaming business. Here are six games we'd like to see available for smartphones and tablets right away.
Clinton Email Fail: Worst Government Security Flubs
Slideshows  |  3/17/2015
Hillary Clinton isn't the first politician to have committed a data compliance faux pas when it comes to email. CIOs, compliance departments, and privacy officers would do well to learn from the mistakes of those who screwed up before her.
Smartphone OS: A 22-Year History
Slideshows  |  3/16/2015
Join us on the following pages as we explore some of the most influential smartphone companies and their operating systems. You'll learn just how far we've come since the first smartphone was released a mere 22 years ago.
10 Sweet Job Perks In Tech
Slideshows  |  3/15/2015
Free snacks are yesterday's news. Now tech companies offer $10,000 office decoration budgets and helicopter rides. Here's a look at what Google, Pinterest, Airbnb, Facebook, and others offer employees.
Pi Day: Celebrating The Math Gods Who Made IT Possible
Slideshows  |  3/14/2015
A celebration of math and IT in honor of Pi of the Century Day.
10 Apple Watch Apps: Which Ones Will You Use?
Slideshows  |  3/13/2015
Apple is trying to find a compelling reason for you to buy the Apple Watch. Would these apps do the trick?
IBM Watson: 10 New Jobs For Cognitive Computing
Slideshows  |  3/12/2015
IBM Watson is adding language-processing, image-recognition, and reasoning services to power these 10 breakthrough applications that scale up human-like analysis.
Android, iOS, Windows Phone: What's Best For BYOD?
Slideshows  |  3/12/2015
Protecting data on mobile devices is more important than ever, especially with workers using their own smartphones and tablets. For IT pros, which of the three major platforms -- iOS, Android, Windows -- provides the best option for a BYOD plan?
Apple Watch Alternatives: 10 Gadgets The Company Should Have Made
Slideshows  |  3/11/2015
With great cash comes great responsibility. Where is the big idea? Where is the game changer? Instead of an Apple Watch, here are some other gadgets we'd like to see from Cupertino.
8 Android Security Concerns That Should Scare IT
Slideshows  |  3/10/2015
Even though mobile operating systems such as Android are superior to PCs when it comes to protecting against security threats, there still are several concerns that IT should beware.
Apple Watch Event: 10 Things We Learned
Slideshows  |  3/10/2015
Apple Watch details, a new retina MacBook, and a partnership with HBO were among the big announcements at Apple's San Francisco shindig Monday.
11 IoT Programming Languages Worth Knowing
Slideshows  |  3/8/2015
Choosing which language to use for an Internet of Things project can be as big a decision as choosing a hardware platform. Here are 11 options to consider for your next coding project.
7 Weird Wireless Concepts That Just Might Work
Slideshows  |  3/7/2015
Here, we bring you some of the biggest, strangest, and best ideas to come out of the 2015 Mobile World Conference.
Virtual Reality: Still Goofy After All These Years
Slideshows  |  3/6/2015
The 2015 Game Developers Conference reminded us how hard it is to look cool while playing with VR. Yet, business interest in VR has surged recently as companies try to figure out how to reach beyond hardcore gamers.
Office For Mac 2016: First Look
Slideshows  |  3/5/2015
Microsoft Office for Mac 2016 combines Windows and Mac interfaces with built-in cloud storage.
Apple Watch: 5 Facts, 5 Questions
Slideshows  |  3/5/2015
As Apple's March 9 event approaches, we break down what we know, and what we want to know, about Apple Watch.
VR, Smartwatches, Wearables: 8 Cool Gadgets From MWC
Slideshows  |  3/5/2015
At the 2015 Mobile World Congress, InformationWeek looks at eight cool devices from the showroom floor, including VR headsets, smartwatches, and fitness trackers.
Samsung, BlackBerry, Microsoft: 10 Killer Business Devices At MWC
Slideshows  |  3/4/2015
MWC was a whirlwind of announcements from phone makers, chip vendors, network operators, and app developers, including Samsung, LG, BlackBerry, Microsoft, and more. Here are the 10 devices for business from the show.
6 Connected Vehicles Steal The Show At MWC
Slideshows  |  3/4/2015
Car innovations are coming fast and furious at this year's Mobile World Congress.
8 Ways IoT Will Change IT Forever
Slideshows  |  3/3/2015
Where the money goes, so go the jobs. Find out which areas of IT we think could face a skills gap in an IoT world.
Windows At 30: Microsoft's OS Keeps Evolving
Slideshows  |  3/2/2015
Microsoft Windows is finishing up its third decade of change. Here's a look at how the operating system has evolved along with new technologies and consumer preferences.
Samsung Galaxy S6: Fast And Fashionable
Slideshows  |  3/1/2015
The latest flagship smartphone from Samsung gets its big reveal on the eve of Mobile World Congress 2015. Let us count the ways that it shines.


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