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TrueAbility Aims to Reinvent IT Certifications

Infomation week - Wed, 20/09/2017 - 2:00am
In an age of cloud computing and rapidly emerging technologies it's time for new approaches to IT certifications.

State of the Art: The iPhone 8: A Worthy Refinement Before the Next Generation

New York Times - Tue, 19/09/2017 - 11:00pm
Apple’s new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have a ring of familiarity. But the phones may feel like a solid upgrade from older models because of their new processor.

High Tech Meets High Art in a 3-D Opera

New York Times - Tue, 19/09/2017 - 7:48am
Michel van der Aa’s “Blank Out,” at the Park Avenue Armory, brings together a live singer onstage and another who appears only in a 3-D film.

Top 10 Challenges IT Faces Heading Into 2018

Infomation week - Tue, 19/09/2017 - 6:00am
While IT teams seem to face similar obstacles every year (talent shortages, tight budgets), the technology and methods they use to meet those challenges are rapidly improving and evolving.

Tech Tip: Outlook for Android, Plain and Simple

New York Times - Tue, 19/09/2017 - 4:03am
Microsoft’s mobile version of Outlook for the Android platform doesn’t offer text-formatting options, but it does manage your mailbox.

Plante Moran Takes Agile Approach During Microsoft Cloud Migration

Infomation week - Tue, 19/09/2017 - 1:00am
Amy Moore, rapid application development team leader for Plante Moran visited the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to take us through their process for moving their nearly 10-year-old legacy intranet over to the Microsoft suite of cloud products.

4 Tips From a Millennial Leader on Finding Great Talent

Infomation week - Tue, 19/09/2017 - 1:00am
Hiring great employees means looking beyond the resume into how they solve problems and address goals, as this millennial executive at Workday explains.

One Point the Equifax Breach Drives Home

Infomation week - Tue, 19/09/2017 - 12:00am
Equifax blamed its recent high-profile breach on the Apache Struts Web Framework. As software delivery cycles shrink, developers have to rely on more third-party components, libraries and frameworks. When they do, what are their liabilities and responsibilities?

Mediator: Facebook Knows More About Russia’s Election Meddling. Shouldn’t We?

New York Times - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 10:40pm
The social media giant owes it to its users to let them know if they interacted with what amounts to a digital spy. And that’s just the start.

How the Internet Kept Humming During 2 Hurricanes

New York Times - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 9:00pm
While millions lost electricity across Florida, and thousands of homes and businesses were flooded in Miami and Texas, the data centers powering the internet held firm.

Facebook Faces a New World as Officials Rein In a Wild Web

New York Times - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 8:29pm
The web is not as open as it once was, with nation-states exerting their power over the internet. Facebook and other tech companies are dealing with the consequences.

How Facebook Is Changing Your Internet

New York Times - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 1:41pm
Behind the scenes, Facebook is involved in high-stakes diplomatic battles across the globe that have begun fragmenting the internet itself.

Chips Off the Old Block: Computers Are Taking Design Cues From Human Brains

New York Times - Sat, 16/09/2017 - 9:00pm
New technologies are testing the limits of computer semiconductors. To deal with that, researchers have gone looking for ideas from nature.

Lurid Lawsuit’s Quiet End Leaves Silicon Valley Start-Up Barely Dented

New York Times - Sat, 16/09/2017 - 2:55pm
For all the outcry over how women are treated in the tech industry, the resolution of a sexual harassment case against Upload, a virtual reality start-up, shows that little has changed.

Funding Talks at Uber and Lyft Complicate Ride-Hailing Allegiances

New York Times - Sat, 16/09/2017 - 11:00am
With Uber reportedly nearing a deal with SoftBank and Lyft having held discussions with Alphabet, alliances are shifting quickly in the industry.

Jerry Pournelle, Science Fiction Novelist and Computer Guide, Dies at 84

New York Times - Sat, 16/09/2017 - 10:49am
An aerospace consultant, advice columnist, blogger and best-selling author. (And maybe the first to write a novel on a word-processor.)

Ranting and Rapping Online in China, and Raking In Millions

New York Times - Sat, 16/09/2017 - 8:32am
Li Tianyou is one of China’s best-known internet personalities and a hero for a generation of disaffected youth from smaller cities and rural areas.

Vocations: Serving the Community, Working for Microsoft

New York Times - Sat, 16/09/2017 - 8:00am
A community development specialist employed by Microsoft tries to help people, especially children, while using the company’s products.

SoFi Board Says C.E.O. Is Out Immediately Amid Sexual Harassment Scandal

New York Times - Sat, 16/09/2017 - 2:41am
Mike Cagney, the company’s chief executive, had said earlier this week that he would step down at year’s end.