Windows 10 Gives Microsoft A Fighting Chance In IoT
Adopting Cloud Is No Longer An Advantage, HBR Finds
Apple Prepping Siri-Powered Voicemail Transcriptions
Hitchhiking Robot Dismembered
Java: 7 Powerful Features For The Future
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Dark Reading Preps Week Of Show Coverage At Black Hat USA
Tim Wilson, Editor in Chief, Dark Reading
Commentary
If you want to know what's happening in Las Vegas this week at Black Hat, Dark Reading's got the scoop.
By Tim Wilson Editor in Chief, Dark Reading, 8/3/2015
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Hitchhiking Robot Dismembered
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The friendly hitchBOT met a grisly end in Philadelphia. That tells you all you need to know about human-AI interactions.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/3/2015
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Amazon Alexa Voice Service Open To More Developers
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
News
Amazon is looking to open its Alexa voice service to more developers and offering $100 million to get the service off the ground.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/3/2015
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Adopting Cloud Is No Longer An Advantage, HBR Finds
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The analytics unit of Harvard Business Review concludes that since everybody is doing it, less advantage is found in moving to cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 8/3/2015
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Cumulus Offers Free Open Networking Tool
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
The SDN startup's virtual appliance is designed to give networking pros an easy way to test its software for white-box switches.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 8/3/2015
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Web Attacks Employing Upgraded Crimeware Kit Hit 1.5 Million Users
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
RIG 3.0 used to infect millions of Internet Explorer (IE) users worldwide -- mostly via malvertising.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 8/3/2015
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Apple Prepping Siri-Powered Voicemail Transcriptions
Eric Zeman,
News
The service would transcribe incoming voicemail into messages for easier consumption.
By Eric Zeman , 8/3/2015
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Nokia HERE Maps Sold To Carmakers For $3.2 Billion
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
A consortium of luxury German automakers scoops up Nokia's HERE navigation platform after months of speculation as to what company would acquire it.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/3/2015
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How To Get Ops-Oriented IT To Innovate
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
Commentary
Innovation is change, and change is hard, but there are ways to ease the necessary evil of progress.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 8/3/2015
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Windows 10 Gives Microsoft A Fighting Chance In IoT
Pablo Valerio, International Business & IT Consultant
Commentary
By 2020, there will be billions of IoT devices in the market. After learning a lesson with mobility, Microsoft is using Windows 10 to edge its way into billions of dollars of new revenue.
By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 8/3/2015
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Dark Reading News Desk Comes To You Live From Black Hat
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
Commentary
Live video coverage from Las Vegas Wednesday and Thursday
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 8/3/2015
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Breaking Honeypots For Fun And Profit
By Gadi Evron, CEO & founder, Cymmetria,
Commentary
As a concept, honeypots can be a powerful tool for detecting malware. But in the emerging field of cyber deception, they’re not up to the task of fooling attackers and getting our hands on their resources.
By By Gadi Evron, CEO & founder, Cymmetria , 8/3/2015
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10 IT Job Search Habits To Nail A New Gig
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Job searching is about more than finding the magic keywords. Research shows that developing the right habits goes a long way toward achieving a successful job search.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/3/2015
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EMC: End Of The Golden Era?
Jim O'Reilly, Consultant
Commentary
EMC has enjoyed three decades as leader in storage, but is grappling with trends that are shaking up the storage industry, including all-flash arrays and white-box storage.
By Jim O'Reilly Consultant, 8/3/2015
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Java: 7 Powerful Features For The Future
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
Java, unleashed in 1991, has become one of the world's most-used programming languages. Here are seven key features that will keep it viable in a world of supercomputing, Big Data, and the Internet of Things.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 8/2/2015
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Apple TV Powers Up For September Refresh
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple will debut a new version of Apple TV, complete with Siri and an App Store, alongside the new iPhone 6s, in September.
By Eric Zeman , 8/2/2015
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10 Ways To Make Google Glass Less Creepy
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
Commentary
Google Glass is back and hopefully better than ever. Here how we think the company can make sure it sticks for good this time.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 8/2/2015
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Mozilla Takes Aim At Microsoft's Windows 10
Larry Loeb, Blogger, Informationweek
Commentary
In an effort to call attention to its Firefox browser, Mozilla is picking a public fight with Microsoft on the week Windows 10 and the new Edge browser are rolled out.
By Larry Loeb Blogger, Informationweek, 8/1/2015
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Google Glass Eyes Enterprise, Healthcare Firms
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Although the first edition of Google Glass didn't take off, the company is retooling the device for specialty industries such as healthcare and energy.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/1/2015
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Windows 10 Hits 14M PCs, Office Update: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
This week brought us the public launch of Windows 10, global Microsoft celebrations, updated Office for Windows apps, and news on Windows 10 mobile.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 8/1/2015
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