BlackBerry corporate leaders' inability to react effectively to market changes, specifically the first iPhone and AT&T's deal with Apple, doomed the famed smartphone maker.By Eric Zeman , 5/26/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Users who receive a text message with a specific string of characters find the text crashes iMessage -- Apple has issued instructions for a temporary fix.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/30/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft news this week included updates to Azure, SQL Server 2016, Office for Android and, of course, Windows 10. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/30/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google Photos, for all its mass appeal, is less interesting than Google's more ambitious work. Get ready for touch-aware clothes and gesture-sensing devices.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/29/201513 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Android M may focus more on improving the user experience, but Google still added some impressive new features. Here's what we learned at Google I/O.By Eric Zeman , 5/29/201512 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple continues its string of acquisitions with the purchase of Metaio, a company specializing in augmented reality software development.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/29/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Can a phone app predict your performance based on your behavior? This one can, at least if you are a college student.By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/29/201510 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As part of the Big Data Challenge, researchers from England's University of Warwick have turned to smartphones and Twitter to estimate crowd sizes quickly and accurately.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/29/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google used the opening day of its I/O 2015 developer conference to offer details about the next version of Android, what it has planned for virtual reality and the Internet of Things, and free unlimited photos.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/28/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Key statistics from this year's Google I/O included one billion Android users and 900 million Gmail users, 75% of whom are on mobile. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/28/201514 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Persado contends its machine learning system can produce better direct response ads than human ad copywriter.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/28/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Apple iOS 9 is shaping up to be more than just a performance upgrade. New details emerge pointing to a stronger competitor, called Proactive, which will challenge Google Now and Microsoft's Cortana.By Eric Zeman , 5/28/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Kleiner Perkins partner Mary Meeker presents her annual take on how the Internet is changing business, as US and China dominate among Web companies.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/28/20157 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Lenovo is seriously expanding beyond PCs with several new concepts that tap into the Internet of Things trend. For wearables, Lenovo is showing off a dual-screen smartwatch.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/28/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Using Bureau of Labor Statistics data and information supplied by CompTIA and Burning Glass Technologies Labor Insights, we've identified eight crucial, non-technical skills that companies are looking for in their IT hires.By Kevin Casey , 5/28/201515 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Solicitor General advises the Supreme Court to reject Google's petition to have its copyright infringement loss to Oracle reviewed.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/27/20152 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Better data analysis enables companies to optimize everything in the value chain -- from sales to order delivery, to optimal store hours. Here are six examples of how major enterprises are using data to improve their business models. By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/27/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has convinced 20 more Android tablet OEMs to install its Office productivity software on their devices. It's a smart move by Redmond.By Eric Zeman , 5/27/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Although Google's Android platform is the dominant operating system on smartphones worldwide, it has struggled with its Nexus-branded hardware. A new report claims Google will try again this year.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/27/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
New technology allows irises to be scanned from 40 feet away. Is this a wonder weapon against crime and terrorism or a way for governments to invade our privacy and track our movements?By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/27/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Expect a demonstration of the next version of Android, along with a standalone photo-sharing service and a new iteration of Chromecast.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/27/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?
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