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Best Places spotlight: A 'get-involved' attitude reigns at International Paper
2014-06-23
Workers are encouraged to propose fresh ideas at the No. 34 large organization on Computerworld's 2014 Best Places to Work in IT list.
Read all articles from Johanna Ambrosio...
 

Whatever happened to Green IT?
2014-07-21
Remember when "green computing" was all the rage? Companies competed for green awards, virtualized their data centers, set up e-waste committees, launched double-sided printing initiatives and activated power management features on PCs.
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...
 

How to recover after a cloud computing misstep
2014-07-01
Early adopters share their lessons learned on ramping up, scaling back and avoiding disasters in the cloud. Insider (registration required)
Read all articles from Stacy Collett...
 

Rise of the Planet of the Lockscreens
2014-07-19
The humble lockscreen is about to become the most important interface on your smartphone, says columnist Mike Elgan.
Read all articles from Mike Elgan...
 

The Internet of Things meets disruptive technologies
2014-04-21
How will the IoT affect social, mobile, the cloud and analytics? (Insider; registration required)
Read all articles from Nicholas D. Evans...
 

Timeline: How Apple's iOS gained enterprise cred
2014-07-17
In the seven years since the first iPhone arrived, iOS has morphed from a consumer-centric OS into one with a wealth of enterprise-worthy features.
Read all articles from Ryan Faas...
 

Scot Finnie: The continuing evolution of Computerworld
2014-06-19
Computerworld's editor in chief bids farewell to the print edition of the magazine and announces the imminent arrival of a new digital edition.
Read all articles from Scot Finnie...
 

Review: Halt and Catch Fire adds sizzle to PC history
2014-07-11
AMC's new TV series harks back to the early days of PCs -- but drama, not desktops, takes center stage.
Read all articles from Ken Gagne...
 

Google updates the Maps Explore Nearby feature -- for some users
2014-07-22
Google is trying out a new Google Maps feature said to provide people with more information about their destinations, or about nearby points of interest, reports say.
Read all articles from Sharon Gaudin...
 

Paul Glen: The most important career question you've never even considered
2014-06-09
The question you need to consider concerns the great workforce changes that have shaken up the work environment over the past three decades.
Read all articles from Paul Glen...
 

Preston Gralla: Jeff Bezos hates you
2014-07-17
But he's quite fond of your credit card.
Read all articles from Preston Gralla...
 

Small cell device tech set to connect workplace Wi-Fi with 3G and LTE
2014-07-22
Cisco says small cell technology is primed for explosive growth as it plans to connect 3G and LTE cellular networks to Wi-Fi access points that are already widely deployed in many enterprise facilities.
Read all articles from Matt Hamblen...
 

Mozilla ships Firefox 31, adds search to new tab page
2014-07-23
Mozilla yesterday released Firefox 31, patching 14 vulnerabilities, debuting a search box on the new tab page and adding a Google-provided service that detects and blocks known malicious files before they're downloaded.
Read all articles from Gregg Keizer...
 

Julia King: We're all data scientists now
2014-07-21
It's up to each one of us to figure out what in the daily surge of data is useful, what's crap and what's truly valuable.
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...
 

Best Places spotlight: Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants aims for well-rounded workers
2014-06-23
Training IT employees in both technical and 'soft' skills pays off for the No. 4 Large organization on our 2014 Best Places to Work in IT list.
Read all articles from Rebecca Linke...
 

The Snowden leaks: A timeline
2014-06-05
A look back at the security fallout following the NSA spying disclosures that began a year ago after Edward Snowden fled the U.S.
Read all articles from Sharon Machlis...
 

Thornton May: The time is now for information governance. But do you even know what it is?
2014-06-09
Information governance covers the entire spectrum of information management, but most people have a fuzzy notion of what it is. This must change, because the real value of information can't be fully realized unless it is properly governed.
Read all articles from Thornton A. May...
 

Video: Tour the No. 1 Best Places for 2014
2014-06-23
Quicken Loans, LinkedIn and Noah Consulting topped our list of Best Places to Work in IT by keeping employees well compensated and challenged in their jobs.
Read all articles from Tracy Mayor...
 

Want an Apple watch? Just 3D print one
2014-07-22
An industrious design graduate from the University of Edinburgh has posted a 3D printing CAD file for a wrist ban that allows users to insert an iPod Nano, which can act as a watch, music player and more.
Read all articles from Lucas Mearian...
 

Update: Apple and IBM team up on 'historic' enterprise push
2014-07-15
Apple and IBM today unveiled an "exclusive partnership" that melds IBM's big data and analytics capabilities with Apple's iPhone and iPad for business customers..
Read all articles from Ken Mingis...
 

The Internet of Things at home: Why we should pay attention
2014-06-30
The Internet of Things is producing a lot of interesting consumer products that have the potential to lead to important enterprise tools. Here is a basic overview of the concept, together with examples of available products and what they offer.
Read all articles from Robert L. Mitchell...
 

Boost that battery: Tips and tricks for laptops
2014-06-05
All laptops run on batteries and all batteries eventually run out -- especially when you use your device throughout the day. Here are some tips to help keep it going.
Read all articles from Brian Nadel...
 

Bart Perkins: Forget the expense -- more secure credit cards are an opportunity
2014-06-17
Cost has kept U.S. businesses from adopting fraud-resistant credit cards, but consumer concerns about privacy could make adoption a key differentiator.
Read all articles from Bart Perkins...
 
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