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Top 10 jobs in IT and engineering

Looking for a job in tech or planning to make a career change? Here is CareerCast's list of the top 10 jobs in IT and engineering in terms of salary, growth and market relevancy.

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We interrupt this blog to bring you National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Let timing of National Cyber Security Awareness Month show those on the front lines of dealing with reporters, angry customers, panicky vendors, nervous stockholders and who knows what else during a security breach, IT is a source of...

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In three debates, H-1B visa untouched by Clinton and Trump

In three presidential debates, including the final one Wednesday night, the two candidates did not talk about the H-1B visa program. This was the last opportunity for Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton to compare and contrast what may...

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DNA testing for jobs may be on its way, warns Gartner

People seeking leadership roles in business, or even those in search of funding for a start-up, may volunteer their DNA test results to demonstrate that they have the right aptitude, leadership capabilities and intelligence for the...

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6 tips to create your online career identity

Technology hasn't just changed the way you apply for jobs, it's also changed how recruiters and hiring managers find you. That means it's time to take your online career presence seriously.

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Gartner’s predictions -- a look at the top 10 tech trends

Research firm Gartner laid out a look at the top trends in IT at its Symposium/ITxpo.


CIO Career Coach: Acing the interview - Part 2

In the latest installment of CIO's Career Coach, blogger Martha Heller digs deeper into the interviewing process, offering tips and techniques to help you land the job.

Looks like neither M is for Money (or Math)

This IT consultant pilot fish and his cohorts have recently gotten some good news: Their company has beefed up their 401(k) with full vesting and a better match. So why doesn't fish's co-worker seem to care?

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As one lawsuit sinks, Disney IT workers prepare a new fight

A lawsuit alleging discrimination based on national origin may be filed in the next month.

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University IT employees fighting for jobs question security

The IT employees say workers in India will have access to University of California at San Francisco medical and financial information as well as to files with research and study data.


Obama touts tech R&D, fist bumps man with mind-controlled robotic arm

President Barack Obama on Thursday spoke at the White House Frontiers Conference and talked up the need for innovation in the U.S.

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U.S. IT and engineering salaries rise nearly 4% in 2015

IT and engineering salaries in the U.S. rose 4% in 2015, the second highest annual increase since 2010, according to a survey from IEEE-USA.

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White House: A.I. will be critical driver of U.S. economy

The White House sees artificial intelligence as an increasingly critical technology that can fight cyberattacks, upgrade weapons of war, improve health care and even unclog traffic for the commute home.

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Outsourced IT workers ask Feinstein for help, get form letter in return

A University of California IT employee whose job is being outsourced recently asked Sen. Dianne Feinstein for help. Her response didn't offer much hope.

Computerworld Regional IT Jobs Reports

Get data-driven insights into the IT jobs market!

Available for purchase, Computerworld's regional IT jobs reports give hiring managers and IT professionals targeted information about the IT jobs market in six U.S. regions: Pacific, Mountain, North Central, South Central, Northeast...


Old and in the way

In Silicon Valley, 40 is the new 80, and ageism is rampant. But it doesn’t have to be that way.

Maybe that's not a problem for YOU...

This IT pilot fish is working under contract at a government facility -- until the contract is rebid, and fish's company loses. Can fish still keep doing the same job and work for his old company? Well, sort of.


Interview: Qabil Shah, Marketing Lead - Western Europe & Emerging Markets, Nutanix

IDG CMO Perspectives provides insight into the state of Marketing across industries from leading business executives. Qabil Shah, Nutanix Marketing Lead – Western Europe and Emerging Markets, speaks to Josh London, CMO of IDG, and...

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