The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
And without remote management, getting patches onto devices scattered throughout the organization is hit or miss.
By J.F. Rice | 06 March, 2014 14:42
The notebook features a lightweight yet tough finish, and the latest tech specs; up to 16GB of memory; storage options up to 1TB hard drive or 256GB SSD; 802.11ac Wi-Fi.
By Keith Shaw | 05 March, 2014 23:13
Over the past few weeks we've been snowbound several times, which also included a school vacation week. With my kids asking me for the one-millionth time "What can we do, Dad?", fortunately I had two technology-related items for the column to test out, and they would also appeal to the youngsters as well as adults.
By Keith Shaw | 28 February, 2014 17:37
When the CEO asks the CIO to find a way to attract the business units to the IT function, with the ultimate goal of increasing revenue, the CIO realizes his staff is going to need some new skills.
By Al Kuebler | 27 February, 2014 18:45
At the heart of the $19B WhatsApp acquisition may be Facebook's continuing desire to take over your mobile phone.
By Jonny Evans | 27 February, 2014 18:23
It's disturbing that Apple would release an essential fix for iOS while ignoring the exact same problem in OS X.
By Kenneth van Wyk | 25 February, 2014 12:52
Businesses must make sure their processes and IT systems adhere to the new regulations.
By Bart Perkins | 24 February, 2014 11:39
The smartphone giant's troubles are deeper than its big drop in quarterly profits.
By Jonny Evans | 18 February, 2014 15:29
Match.com and eHarmony also among those now saying, 'We didn't know our mobile apps did that.'
By Evan Schuman | 18 February, 2014 13:19
Today, lawyers at times have as much influence as engineers, if not more, and patents are used to fend off competitors and to force them to pay licensing fees that can run to billions of dollars annually.
By Preston Gralla | 10 February, 2014 11:38
While the path-to-mastery pattern is conceptually simple, successfully executing it requires courage, perseverance and patience.
By Thornton A. May | 10 February, 2014 11:38
This week, Google Glass got a new app called 'Refresh' that seems small, but it represents the future of wearable computing.
By Mike Elgan | 08 February, 2014 12:07
The choice of Satya Nadella as CEO suggests that the consumer-market party is over for the company, as it turns its attention to the unglamorous world of infrastructure.
By Jonny Evans | 05 February, 2014 12:28
Tech overreach now has its mascot: the True Love Tester bra. How do companies green-light such hare-brained product ideas?
By Evan Schuman | 04 February, 2014 15:06
Google hasn't been anyone's idea of an ethical beacon in recent years.
By Ron Miller | 03 February, 2014 15:25
The scoop: BEAN Quiet Sound Amplifier, by Etymotic Research, about $480 (for one; $860 for two)
By Keith Shaw | 28 January, 2014 19:02
Google Glass is just the latest technological advance to elicit fear and dread in some quarters, including law enforcement.
By Evan Schuman | 24 January, 2014 15:31
Your company's value zone has more to do with the employees who deliver your services than the services themselves.
By David K. Johnson | 20 January, 2014 17:38
I'm not sure why some "net neutrality" advocates are so upset about in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals decision in Verizon vs FCC. But I'm quite sure that the vast majority of American broadband users are going to keep texting, Skyping, surfing, streaming, tweeting and Facebooking without a qualm for the future.
By John Cox | 15 January, 2014 00:37
The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals decision in Verizon v. FCC is a dangerously retrograde move that, by badly damaging the cause of net neutrality, harms American consumers and further insulates the already over-protected cable industry from any kind of meaningful competition.
By Jon Gold | 15 January, 2014 00:35