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Self-publishing e-books: How to get started
2014-03-25
Self-publishing has become an increasingly important industry for both individual authors and businesses who want to put out their own books. But how do you begin? Here are some tips for self-starters.
Read all articles from Johanna Ambrosio...
 

How to keep your Millennials happy
2014-01-13
The much-anticipated wave of Millennials is upon us, with their addiction to social media, their attachment to consumer devices and their merging of work and personal lives.
Read all articles from Mary Brandel...
 

Jay Cline: U.S. takes the gold in doling out privacy fines
2014-02-17
EU privacy regulators say U.S. privacy laws are too weak to protect EU personal data. But a new analysis of 358 privacy-enforcement actions paints the opposite picture.
Read all articles from Jay Cline...
 

IT Salary Survey 2014: Who's hot, who's not
2014-04-07
Salaries continue their modest rise, while demand for workers with key tech skills coupled with business acumen keeps employers scrambling to find and keep talent.
Read all articles from Stacy Collett...
 

Brace yourself, here comes the mobile appsplosion
2014-04-12
Companies are engaged in a kind of arms race with competitors to see how many apps they can get everyone to use. But this aggressive push for more apps is going to end up giving users app fatigue.
Read all articles from Mike Elgan...
 

Mobile Next.0: Five business scenarios for the wearable, augmented-reality era
2013-09-09
Wearable computing is coming, and combined with augmented-reality apps, it could bring some benefits for the enterprise.
Read all articles from Nicholas D. Evans...
 

Microsoft gets strategic with its Enterprise Mobility Suite
2014-04-04
With its Enterprise Mobility Suite, Microsoft will make it easier for companies to manage a range of devices, including those running Apple's iOS and Google's Android. It's a smart move, says columnist Ryan Faas.
Read all articles from Ryan Faas...
 

Scot Finnie: Career doors are opening wide everywhere for IT pros
2014-02-24
At many organizations, there's no longer a linear career path to a senior IT position. The trick is to not shy away from new experiences. Embrace change. Immerse yourself and get up to speed. Look at change as an opportunity to grow.
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Premier 100 IT Leader: Tim Platt
2014-02-24
This IT leader found value in engaging with employees and peers inside and outside of his organization.
Read all articles from Ken Gagne...
 

Google tech to bring 3D mapping smarts to NASA's space station robots
2014-04-18
NASA and Google are working together to send new 3D technology aloft to map the International Space Station.
Read all articles from Sharon Gaudin...
 

Paul Glen: The benefits of an unstructured career
2014-04-07
Too often we make self-limiting assumptions about position, status and the need to rigidly follow a career path.
Read all articles from Paul Glen...
 

Windows 8.1 Update deep-dive review: An OS that makes more sense
2014-04-10
In Windows 8.1 Update, Microsoft may be finally getting it right: The latest version of its operating system finally bridges the gap between touch and traditional computing.
Read all articles from Preston Gralla...
 

5 lessons for IT from the Boston Marathon bombings
2013-04-22
The CIO of Boston's Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center learned a few things last week. Insider (registration required)
Read all articles from John D. Halamka...
 

Connecting for Good wrestles Kansas City's digital divide
2014-04-16
The digital divide isn't some esoteric, policy-wonk concept to Michael Liiamatta, president of Connecting for Good, a nonprofit IT support group based in Kansas City, Mo.
Read all articles from Matt Hamblen...
 

Apple has bigger plans than just song ID with Shazam deal
2014-04-18
Apple will integrate music identification technology created by Shazam into the next version of iOS, but could go much further than simple song naming.
Read all articles from Gregg Keizer...
 

The 2014 Premier 100 IT Leaders: Reinventing themselves many times over
2014-02-24
Reaching IT leader status (and staying there) requires something akin to a personal mini-revolution every two to three years, according to these 100 men and women. All have transformed their careers, and re-laid their career paths, multiple times. And they'll do it again, too.
Read all articles from Julia King...
 

Moto X deep dive review: Hype aside, it's a really good phone
2013-08-07
Moto X, the first smartphone completely designed after Google acquired Motorola Mobility, is an interesting and well-fashioned consumer device.
Read all articles from Barbara Krasnoff...
 

Premier 100 IT Leader: Angela Yochem
2014-02-24
Streamlining business processes allows this IT leader to offer more value to customers.
Read all articles from Rebecca Linke...
 

Offshore firms took 50% of H-1B visas in 2013
2014-04-01
Data from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services shows clearly that the largest users of H-1B visas are offshore outsourcing firms.
Read all articles from Sharon Machlis...
 

Thornton May: Reflections on inflections
2014-03-10
Every day, contemporary executives confront a series of inflection points, where received wisdom is no longer adequate.
Read all articles from Thornton A. May...
 

Premier 100 IT Leader: P.B. Garrett
2014-02-24
Working closely with students and faculty, this IT leader uses technology to champion 21st century learning.
Read all articles from Tracy Mayor...
 

Automakers show off in-vehicle Wi-Fi, new smartphone interfaces
2014-04-16
Ahead of the big New York Auto Show, several car companies today displayed in-vehicle infotainment systems that connect to smartphones to use mobile apps, music playlists, calling features and calendars.
Read all articles from Lucas Mearian...
 

Ad tracking: Is anything being done?
2014-04-02
Online tracking is on the rise, but efforts to create a practical Do Not Track policy have slowed to a crawl. Meanwhile, users and browser companies are taking matters into their own hands.
Read all articles from Robert L. Mitchell...
 

USB Type-C: Simpler, faster and more powerful
2014-04-15
The next generation of USB cables, the Type-C, will offer faster data streams, an increased ability to power devices, and better ease of use.
Read all articles from Brian Nadel...
 

Bart Perkins: Power to the people's devices
2014-03-24
The new USB Power Delivery spec turns the capabilities of the USB port on their head.
Read all articles from Bart Perkins...
 
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