Hoping to give its clients a comprehensive view of the information they need to make decisions in the financial markets, Thomson Reuters five years ago rolled out a homegrown financial analysis tool called Eikon.
By Mary K. Pratt | 08 September, 2014 17:45
The 2014 Computerworld Data+ Editors' Choice Awards honorees were selected for their ability to make better business decisions using big data.
By Stacy Collett | 08 September, 2014 17:45
Wrike's social project management software for enterprises now features new reporting capabilities designed to help leaders and participants better visualize project workloads and progress.
By Juan Carlos Perez | 06 September, 2014 07:31
Smartwatches powered by Google's Android Wear operating system will soon become a little more useful, with features like GPS support and offline music playback.
By Zach Miners | 06 September, 2014 04:28
Big Data isn't just a buzzy concept in the business world these days – professional sports teams are, increasingly, applying similar principles to their own operations, analyzing fast-growing quantities of data in order to better understand the game.
By Jon Gold | 06 September, 2014 03:02
Microsoft has announced it will issue just four security updates to customers next week, with the usual patches for Internet Explorer (IE) as well as others for Windows, the .Net Framework and Lync, the company's communications server software.
By Gregg Keizer | 05 September, 2014 05:20
Google has agreed to pay at least US$19 million to settle a U.S. Federal Trade Commission complaint that the company unfairly billed Android mobile device owners for in-app purchases made by their children, the agency said Thursday.
By Grant Gross | 05 September, 2014 03:36
A few months after launching a developer toolkit for writing apps that run on wearable devices, Salesforce.com says the concept is gaining traction with customers and partners.
By Chris Kanaracus | 04 September, 2014 14:02
Automotive giant Daimler has acquired two ride-sharing companies that could help the German company become a stronger competitor to Uber and Lyft.
By Zach Miners | 04 September, 2014 10:44
Mobile payments startup Isis Wallet is changing its name to Softcard to avoid association with the Islamic militant group known as ISIS.
By Zach Miners | 04 September, 2014 04:33
A new usage-based insurance (UBI) software platform will allow companies to track drivers' behavior through smartphone sensors and geolocation services.
By Lucas Mearian | 04 September, 2014 00:24
Mozilla has added a defense in its latest version of Firefox that would help prevent hackers from intercepting data intended for major online services.
By Jeremy Kirk | 03 September, 2014 12:04
A federal appeals court has cleared Yelp of claims that it extorted businesses into advertising on its site by fabricating bad reviews about them.
By Zach Miners | 03 September, 2014 10:53
Microsoft today began letting customers subscribe to Office 365 in monthly payments within its Office for iPad apps.
By Gregg Keizer | 03 September, 2014 06:02
Uber Technologies must stop operating its ride sharing service UberPop in Germany or pay a fine, a German court has ruled -- but the ban could be short lived, a court spokesman said Tuesday.
By Loek Essers | 02 September, 2014 20:54
The UC Berkeley Seismological Laboratory issued an alert about the recent earthquake in California's Napa Valley 10 seconds before it struck. That may not seem like much time -- unless you're a child of the 1950s and 1960s who was trained in school to duck and cover the second you saw a large bright nuclear flash.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 02 September, 2014 18:51
The idea of buying an enterprise application from a startup company might sound like anathema to a CIO. But Chris Laping, CIO of restaurant chain Red Robin, based in Greenwood Village, Colo., disagrees. He believes we're in the middle of a significant shift that favors startups -- moving from huge applications with extensive features to task-based activities, inspired by the apps running on mobile devices.
By Howard Baldwin | 02 September, 2014 17:34
When not busy helping to find new treatments for cancer, IBM Watson is helping to cook up a few new dishes as well.
By Joab Jackson | 30 August, 2014 06:59
Facebook is testing a way to let users of its mobile app search for posts shared with them in the past.
By Zach Miners | 30 August, 2014 04:48
Google yesterday advanced its 64-bit Chrome browser to beta status, and told owners of the very earliest Intel-based Macs that they would soon be left behind.
By Gregg Keizer | 30 August, 2014 00:23
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