Has there ever been a Gartner Magic Quadrant as lopsided as the one issued this week for cloud infrastructure providers?
By Joab Jackson | 23 May, 2015 04:56
Android developers who want to keep tabs on how their apps appear to Google’s search engine got a couple of new tools on Friday.
By Katherine Noyes | 23 May, 2015 03:48
Microsoft has extended the carrot. Later it will brandish the stick.
By Gregg Keizer | 23 May, 2015 03:16
IBM says the growth in technologies such as cloud, analytics, mobile and security is "exacerbating the skills shortage" in the tech industry, and underscores the need for temporary foreign tech workers.
By Patrick Thibodeau | 23 May, 2015 03:11
By building browsers with integrated ad blocking, German company Eyeo hopes to attract more users. A beta version of the Android browser is now available for download from the Play store.
By Mikael Ricknäs | 22 May, 2015 22:32
Connected cars will mean mobile traffic jams, US wants to ban export of some security tools, exploits...Google planning IoT OS...and more tech news.
By IDG News Service staff | 22 May, 2015 21:25
It's common sense to reset an Android phone to its factory state before selling or disposing of it. But beware, researchers recently found that this often fails to properly wipe all sensitive user data from the device.
By Lucian Constantin | 22 May, 2015 21:03
The ICANN leader who kicked off the Internet organization's move away from U.S. government control will leave his post early, possibly before the transition is finished.
By Stephen Lawson | 22 May, 2015 10:41
Google said Thursday it would make changes to its Maps search system after racist search terms brought up the White House among their top results.
By Zach Miners | 22 May, 2015 08:57
For developers who want to expose their Web applications to other computers and Internet services, API platform vendor Apigee is offering a free online tool to help create APIs using the increasingly popular Swagger API specification.
By Joab Jackson | 22 May, 2015 06:36
After launching its Community Cloud last August for companies trying to engage their customers online, Salesforce has now given the platform a major update.
By Katherine Noyes | 22 May, 2015 06:22
As PayPal prepares for its upcoming IPO as an independent eBay spinoff, it wants to make at least one thing clear: It's got mobile covered.
By Zach Miners | 22 May, 2015 06:10
LONG BEACH, CALIF. -- Speaking here today about the tremendous growth of the 3D printing industry, analyst Terry Wohlers slipped one name into a list of potential machine makers that took some by surprise: Apple.
By Lucas Mearian | 22 May, 2015 05:41
Mozilla today announced an expansion and rebranding of its in-browser advertisements, now dubbed "Suggested Tiles," that will by default show in the new tab page of all Firefox users.
By Gregg Keizer | 22 May, 2015 05:35
Google's effort to add features and push Chromebooks into more hands is working, with shipments of the low-cost laptops expected to jump 27 percent this year.
By Agam Shah | 22 May, 2015 05:26
Cisco reportedly skirted US sanctions in order to sell networking equipment to Russia's military.
By Jim Duffy | 22 May, 2015 04:39
A lot of Verizon's email customers woke up this morning to find that their service was down. And for many, the problem lasted for about 8 hours.
By Sharon Gaudin | 22 May, 2015 02:45
Russian Internet company Yandex has released a beta version of its new browser that the company says is more privacy-friendly than an earlier build.
By Loek Essers | 22 May, 2015 02:39
Apple says it has resolved a widespread iCloud issue that caused service disruptions for 40 percent of its users -- that comes out to at least 128 million people, based on a company customer count.
By Fred O'Connor | 22 May, 2015 02:22
Senators block vote to extend NSA powers... healthcare hack hits 1.1 million victims... Apple fixes security flaws in Watch... and more tech news.
By IDG News Service staff | 21 May, 2015 21:22
The following report, is based on a global survey of 706 IT and security professionals conducted in the United States, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. The goal of the survey was to capture data on current attitudes and trends with mobile devices and IT security. This is the third survey on this topic and this report evaluates differences in responses to similar questions asked over the past two years.
This case study explains the goals and achievements behind Vision Australia’s adoption of virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and provides advice for similar workplace strategies •Adopting VDI has improved employee productivity and also saved costs in avoiding a capital outlay in refreshing end-user devices •VDI implementation means that employees can now BYOD, while the IT department can retain control •Implementation has seen improved performance in all objectives, the most obvious being in cost management and productivity.
- US Senate blocks NSA surveillance reform bill
- Amazon rules Gartner's magical box
- Google gives Android developers new tools for tracking app performance
- Microsoft offers Windows 10 carrot, threatens with stick
- US Senate leader pushes to extend NSA phone dragnet
- IBM defends use of temp visa workers
- Marines test augmented reality battlefield
- Pebble Time smartwatch to begin shipping on May 27
- Adblock browsers for Android and iOS to keep mobile ads, tracking at bay
- Torque G02 smartphone doesn't mind a saltwater dunk
- The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, May 22
- Factory reset in Android phones leaves sensitive user data behind
- Secom security drone follows, photographs intruders
- Alibaba's UC Browser found leaking users' data
- Freelance hacking site vows to clean up dodgy listings