Computerworld.com - Slideshows http://www.computerworld.com/ en (c) Copyright 2014 Computerworld, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 23:46:24 GMT 2014-07-25T23:46:24Z en (c) Copyright 2014 Computerworld, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 10 cool makerspaces to explore now http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159774/10-cool-makerspaces-to-explore-now <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159774/10-cool-makerspaces-to-explore-now"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/112613/slide_thumbnail_ss_makerspaces_cover.png" /></a></p>Got an itch to get your hands on a welding machine, laser cutter or 3D printer? We highlight intriguing public spaces around the country where you can tinker to your heart's content. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159774/10-cool-makerspaces-to-explore-now 2014-07-25T10:30:00Z Slideshow: 3 new team collaboration tools http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/158286/Slideshow--3-new-team-collaboration-tools <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/158286/Slideshow--3-new-team-collaboration-tools"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/111105/slide_thumbnail_flow_dashboard.jpg" /></a></p>Three new services -- Flow, Glip and Slingshot -- try to enhance the ability of teams to converse and collaborate using a variety of tools. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/158286/Slideshow--3-new-team-collaboration-tools 2014-07-23T10:30:00Z 13 Tools for Web Developers to Use on Android Devices http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159967/13-Tools-for-Web-Developers-to-Use-on-Android-Devices <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159967/13-Tools-for-Web-Developers-to-Use-on-Android-Devices"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/112738/slide_thumbnail_Android_Title.jpg" /></a></p>Android mobile devices, while not typically thought of as places where development work gets done, can offer surprisingly useful apps to help developers get the job done, anywhere. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:36:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159967/13-Tools-for-Web-Developers-to-Use-on-Android-Devices 2014-07-22T18:36:00Z 9 tips for CIOs as summer vacations hit http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159811/9-tips-for-CIOs-as-summer-vacations-hit <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159811/9-tips-for-CIOs-as-summer-vacations-hit"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/112631/slide_thumbnail_0Intro2.jpg" /></a></p>Have trouble leaving the office behind when you go on vacation? Here are nine tips to help give CIOs peace of mind when they (and their staff and fellow employees) head out for summer R&R. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/159811/9-tips-for-CIOs-as-summer-vacations-hit 2014-07-22T10:00:00Z 11 offbeat battery chargers: Portable power with a twist http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/156087/11-offbeat-battery-chargers--Portable-power-with-a-twist <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/156087/11-offbeat-battery-chargers--Portable-power-with-a-twist"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/107770/slide_thumbnail_ss_chargers_offbeat_cover.png" /></a></p>There's no need for a portable phone charger to be boring -- here are 11 chargers for your smartphone (or tablet) that are both useful and creative. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/156087/11-offbeat-battery-chargers--Portable-power-with-a-twist 2014-07-18T10:30:00Z 9 hot neighborhoods for tech startups http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/156546/9-hot-neighborhoods-for-tech-startups <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/156546/9-hot-neighborhoods-for-tech-startups"><img src="https://slidemedia.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/roboto/slideshow/image/8069/slide_thumbnail_dumbo.jpg" /></a></p>The Internet hasn't eliminated geography. When it comes to building a vibrant startup scene, it's all about location, location, location. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/156546/9-hot-neighborhoods-for-tech-startups 2014-07-15T10:00:00Z 13 bits of classic software whose code is now accessible http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/150182/13-bits-of-classic-software-whose-code-is-now-accessible <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/150182/13-bits-of-classic-software-whose-code-is-now-accessible"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/101206/slide_thumbnail_opening-620x465.jpg" /></a></p>The source code behind proprietary software doesn't always remain hidden forever. Here's a baker's dozen examples where the code behind well-known applications has come to light. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/150182/13-bits-of-classic-software-whose-code-is-now-accessible 2014-07-11T10:00:00Z Mind the gap: 7 tips for older programmers joining startups http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/157310/Mind-the-gap--7-tips-for-older-programmers-joining-startups <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/157310/Mind-the-gap--7-tips-for-older-programmers-joining-startups"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/109042/slide_thumbnail_opening-620x465.jpg" /></a></p>Developers of all ages weigh in with advice for seasoned vets taking jobs with companies full of young workers. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 10:00:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/157310/Mind-the-gap--7-tips-for-older-programmers-joining-startups 2014-07-08T10:00:00Z Beach reads for techies 2014 http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/157883/Beach-reads-for-techies-2014 <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/157883/Beach-reads-for-techies-2014"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/110257/slide_thumbnail_Beach_Reads_Opener.gif" /></a></p>IT pros share their reading plans for the summer and recommend their all-time favorite books for technologists. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:30:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/157883/Beach-reads-for-techies-2014 2014-07-02T10:30:00Z The Internet of Things at home: 14 smart products that could change your life http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/150407/The-Internet-of-Things-at-home--14-smart-products-that-could-change-your-life <p> <a href="http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/150407/The-Internet-of-Things-at-home--14-smart-products-that-could-change-your-life"><img src="http://d1piko3ylsjhpd.cloudfront.net/uploads/roboto/slide/image/102813/slide_thumbnail_ss_iot_home_cover.png" /></a></p>The Internet of Things is changing simple homes into smart homes, where everything from your lights to your locks can be controlled from your smartphone. Here are a few products that can help you get started. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 10:30:00 GMT http://www.computerworld.com/slideshow/detail/150407/The-Internet-of-Things-at-home--14-smart-products-that-could-change-your-life 2014-06-30T10:30:00Z