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'PowerSnitch' Hacks Androids via Power Banks
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Researcher demonstrates how attackers could steal data from smartphones while they're charging.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/8/2018
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Report: End Users Are Winning the Shadow IT War
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
IT continues to lose control of technologies used in the enterprise. A recent report explains just how empowered end users have become, especially when it comes to communications and collaboration technologies.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/29/2018
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Using Blockchain to Support Trustworthy Transactions on the IoT
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
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Recent computer industry developments set the stage for demonstrations of how blockchain can help to turn Internet of Things networks into trusted environments.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 11/27/2018
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How Automation Empowers the CIO to Think Outside the IT Department
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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The CIO's role is evolving into one that is more business focused, and it's a new generation of tech tools that enables that shift.
By Nancy Harris, EVP and Managing Director of Sage North America , 11/20/2018
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BlackBerry Doubles Down on Security in $1.4B Acquisition of Cylance
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
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BlackBerry aims to bring Cylance artificial intelligence and security tools into its software portfolio.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 11/16/2018
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Voice is Dead, Long Live Voice
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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How do we maintain the human touch in a world of systems designed to fake it?
By Christopher Connolly, vice president of product marketing, Genesys , 11/16/2018
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The Security Missing From 5G
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
News
For all of the excitement about the coming 5G mobile networks, there are a few words of caution from security experts.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 11/9/2018
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How to Dethrone Inefficient Software in Your Organization
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
It's time for companies to adopt modern approaches to software, like SaaS, and that means embracing change and abandoning "we've always done it this way."
By Anne Becknell, SVP of Customer Success at Chrome River , 11/2/2018
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AI and the Death of 'Employment for Life'
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
When AI brings about job losses and changes our careers, remember that we've been through this before, time and again.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 11/1/2018
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10 Best Places in the World for Tech Workers to Live
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
This ranking considers factors like mobile and broadband speed, quality of life and property affordability, as well as tech salaries, and you’ll probably be surprised by which city was number one.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/31/2018
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The Coming Wave of Regulation over Facial Recognition
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
More applications utilizing facial recognition are inevitable in the public and private sectors, and those will generate plenty of new rules and regulations.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 10/18/2018
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IT Salary Survey 2018: How Much Do IT Pros Earn?
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Compare your salary to the median pay for 12 popular IT job titles, from the help desk to the C-suite.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/17/2018
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CompTIA Names Top 10 Emerging Technologies
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
New technologies keep on coming, but which are better to invest in now versus later? CompTIA's recently released a prioritized list of top 10 emerging technologies. We compared it with CompTIA's latest State of the Channel Report.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/4/2018
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Health Data Sharing Will Follow the Open Banking Model
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The trend toward API-based banking offers a model for health records, giving patients access to and control over their personal health data.
By Sarah Squire, Senior Technical Architect, Ping Identity , 9/12/2018
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10 Ways Technology Is Reshaping Retail
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Your future shopping experiences might be much more automated, but they also might be much more personal than today’s trips to the store.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 8/14/2018
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A Fight to Save Indigenous Language, Culture
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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How indigenous communities in British Columbia, Canada built their own content platform to take the fate of their languages into their own hands.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 7/27/2018
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Time to Explore Those IoT Possibilities
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
There are a few surprises in UBM's 2018 State of the IoT report, including how many organizations are in search of a business use case.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 7/20/2018
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Clear the Real-World Barriers to Better Data Utilization
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Success with IT initiatives isn't just about creating data; it's about making good use of that data.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 7/11/2018
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Data Science on a Budget: Audubon's Advanced Analytics
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Over 100 years of crowdsourced data and machine learning help Audubon predict climate change's effect on where birds will live in the future. Here's how a tiny team of data scientists makes a big impact.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/30/2018
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How Blockchain Can Save a Child’s Identity
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
One in six people around the globe lack a legal identity, making it almost impossible for them to get real jobs, to vote, and to own property. Blockchain promises to give them proof of identity.
By Dan Puterbaugh, Director of Strategic Development, Adobe. , 5/22/2018
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