Monday, July 27, 2015

iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Solar-powered and worried about looks

Biggest tech industry layoffs of 2015, so far | Silver Peak CEO: We're re-imagining the WAN for a cloud world

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iPhone 7 rumor rollup: Solar-powered and worried about looks
Apple might as well just give up on coming out with an iPhone 6S or iPhone 7 after that, uh, devastating quarterly report in which it beat analysts' estimates, saw earnings rise 38% and boasted of market share gains – only to see its stock price plummet. But let's assume they're going to keep plugging ahead. Read More


Keeping a Watchful Eye - Next-Generation Security: IPS
It can happen in the blink of an eye: Your sensitive data goes missing. It's not hard to see how. Organizations must secure more entry points than ever before while dealing with an increasing number of intelligent attacks like advanced persistent threats (APTs). Without eyes in the back of their heads, IT managers may lose sight of security. Learn More

WEBCAST: Janrain, Inc.

Customer IAM is fundamentally different from employee IAM
In this webinar we explore why Customer IAM is suddenly such a big topic, and why and how it is different from Employee IAM. Forrester provides tips to address CIAM effectively and shares predictions for the customer facing IAM market. View now

Biggest tech industry layoffs of 2015, so far
While the United States unemployment rate has hit a post-recession low, the network and computing industry has not been without significant layoffs so far in 2015.Some companies’ workforce reductions are tricky to calculate, as layoff plans announced by the likes of HP in recent years have been spread across multiple years. But here’s a rundown of this year's big layoffs either formally announced or widely reported on.MORE: Bloodiest Tech Industry Layoffs of 2014 To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More

Silver Peak CEO: We're re-imagining the WAN for a cloud world
Silver Peak, Inc., made its name as a top provider of wide-area network optimization capabilities. But the company has its sights set on a loftier goal today: Completely changing the way you build your entire WAN. Silver Peak is moving rapidly to support so-called software-defined WANs, which make it easier and cheaper to connect branches and end users to cloud applications.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More

Don't count on getting your stolen idevice back with Apple's Find My iPhone
Don't count on getting your stolen idevice back with Apple's Find My iPhone Read More

RESOURCE COMPLIMENTS OF: Retail Reinvention 2015

Hear How CNBC's "The Profit" Is Reinventing Retail
Marcus Lemonis, star of CNBC's new primetime reality series "The Profit" will take center stage on August 4th to kick off Retail Reinvention as the keynote speaker. Hear how he's advised retailers large and small on how to use people and technology to create a product and a retail experience that keeps customers coming back. Apply now to attend at:

Inside the evolving world of wireless charging technology
Wireless charging is starting to make headlines, with companies like Samsung pushing the technology in its Galaxy line of smartphones. But did you know wireless charging goes back as far as the early 1900s? Read More

Judges Revive Claim that AT&T Overcharged Schools for Internet Service
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Apple back-to-school sale features free Beats headphones for Mac buyers
Apple signaled the all-too-soon winding down of summer Thursday by revealing its annual back-to-school sale, which features free headphones for qualified Mac buyers. Read More

WEBCAST: Everbridge

An Insider's View on Cyberattack Planning and Response
According to the Ponemon Institute, data breaches cost U.S. organizations, on average, $5.4 million per incident. Join cybersecurity expert Terry A. Stevenson, CEO/CISO at GlobalNSA, and Imad Mouline, CTO at Everbridge, as they present strategies to ensure business continuity in the aftermath of a data breach. View now

Cell service at US airports varies from first class to middle-seat coach
Tests by RootMetrics found coverage is improving but inconsistent Read More

Proposal to split up Qualcomm is patently absurd
Activist investor Jana Partners' proposed Qualcomm breakup reveals that Jana knows finance but not engineering. Read More

Apple, IBM release 10 new apps, incorporating analytics and iBeacons
The apps use technology like predictive analytics and are for business travelers and mortgage officers, among other professionals Read More

Top 10 new features in ASP.Net 5
Microsoft's ASP.Net 5 -- aka ASP.Net vNext -- is the latest release of Microsoft’s popular and flexible framework for building modern Web applications. First released in 2002 as part of Microsoft .Net Framework 1.0, ASP.Net has come a long way in the past decade, but ASP.Net 5 is arguably the most significant revision of ASP.Net to date.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More

New products of the week 07.27.2015
New products of the weekOur roundup of intriguing new products. Read how to submit an entry to Network World's products of the week slideshow.CudaLaunchKey features – CudaLaunch is designed for both mobile workers and IT administrators, with simple end-user features for productivity and easy-to-use management features for administrators. More info.  To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


Best handheld Wi-Fi test tools

Here, we review four hardware-based products that you can throw in a laptop bag and carry around with you.


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