News

05:54 PM
Connect Directly
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%

Google Android Market Under Fire

InformationWeek Daily: Issue Highlights    Manage Subscription  |  Contact Us

TOP STORY: Google Android Market Under Fire

MORE NEWS: Security Managers Report Weak Threat Defenses

ANALYTIC REPORT: Ready To Outsmart PCI?

WHITEPAPER: Responsive Process Management Enables Greater Efficiencies

IMAGE GALLERY: Analytics Gallery: 2010 Data Center Operational Trends Report

VIDEO: Wall Street vs. LTE

BLOG: Nokia's Troubles

WEBCAST: Grid Consolidation on Private Clouds

RESOURCES: The Battle For Mobile Supremacy


InformationWeek Daily

InformationWeek Daily

 

Wednesday, June 30, 2010

 

QUOTE OF THE DAY...
"Effective leadership is putting first things first. Effective management is discipline, carrying it out. " -- Stephen Covey

INFORMATIONWEEK.COM   |   NEWS   |   ANALYTIC REPORTS & WHITEPAPERS   |   BLOGS   |   WEBCASTS   |   RESOURCES

TODAY'S TOP STORY

Google Android Market Under Fire
A prominent programmer's call for Google to improve its Android Market is echoed by Android users and developers.

RELATED INSIGHTS
Developers Bet On Apple Now, Google Later
Google Finds Flaws In Android Security Report
Apple iPhone Use Shrinks, Android Grows



ALSO SEE

Security Managers Report Weak Threat Defenses
Many organizations don't realize when they're being hit by zero-day and other advanced attacks, and they aren't responding effectively either, the Ponemon Institute reports.

Windows 8 Details Leaked On Internet
Italian bloggers claim to have gotten hold of documents that reveal plans for Microsoft's next OS.

Seagate Launches 3TB External Hard Drive

Positioned to meet a projected nine-fold increase in consumer household digital media storage by 2014, the drive can store up to 120 HD movies, 1,500 video games and more for approximately 8 cents per gigabyte.



Cisco, MobileAccess Boost Indoor Cell Phone Reception

The solution enables sending RF signals over Ethernet LANs to improve cellular coverage without affecting LAN traffic.



11 Alleged Russian Secret Agents Charged

The complaints filed against the alleged spies reveal a sophisticated high-tech investigation.



iPhone 4 Antenna Lawsuit Looms

Lawyers are rounding up unhappy consumers and could drag Apple into court over smartphone's glitchy reception.



Smartphone Apps Rated By Consumer Reports

The consumer publication listed its favorite mobile apps for car and truck drivers.



Virgin Mobile Intros Pre-Paid Wi-Fi Hotspot

Hate contracts? Virgin Mobile is now offering the MiFi 2200 mobile hotspot device with no commitment. It costs $150 and data plans runs as little as $10.



HP, Avaya Partner On Unified Communications

Avaya UC products will be sold and delivered by HP, bolstering the latter's growing enterprise communications portfolio.



Google China Redirection To End

Chinese authorities don't appreciate Google's practice of sending searchers in China to its uncensored Hong Kong search site.




 
DOWNLOAD NETWORK COMPUTING'S DIGITAL ISSUE

The network plays a critical role in the success or failure of your unified communications deployment. We tell you how to build to win -- only in Network Computing's June 28th digital issue!


DOWNLOAD NOW (Registration Required) | Visit NWC.com

 

ANALYTIC REPORTS & WHITEPAPERS

FEATURED REPORTS

Ready To Outsmart PCI?
The PCI Data Security Standard is costly, complex, and rigged against the retailers, merchants, and processors that must comply with it. But those very attributes may be the most potent catalyst to bring about meaningful protection of credit card data--not because of the PCI requirements themselves, but because PCI will drive merchants toward end-to-end encryption and tokenization.
Download Now (Registration Required)

Featured Report

Chief Of The Year: Federal CIO Vivek Kundra
Kundra is driving change in the U.S. government's far-reaching IT operations. His priorities include exposing government data sets, cloud computing, IT project management, cybersecurity, and engaging the public over the Web. Here's his plan for executing on those goals and the many challenges ahead.
Download Now (Registration Required)

Featured Report

MORE ANALYTICS

spacer spacer spacer

FEATURED WHITEPAPERS

Responsive Process Management Enables Greater Efficiencies
This whitepaper will demonstrate how Progress Software can empower your company to respond to changing conditions and business events as they occur, enabling business leaders to capitalize on commercial opportunities, drive greater efficiencies in their organizations, and reduce risk. Download Now

Real World Disaster Recovery
In preparation for disasters, it's critical to have a backup site that can be used if your primary location goes down. Does your business have the right procedures and equipment to recover after a disaster? Get answers. Download Now

MORE WHITEPAPERS AT


MULTIMEDIA

IMAGE GALLERIES


Analytics Gallery: 2010 Data Center Operational Trends Report
Highlights of exclusive InformationWeek Analytics research as it appears in "Tipping the Scales: 2010 Data Center Operational Trends," an analysis of the approaches for boosting data center efficiency and technological capabilities amid ongoing budgetary pressures.   View Now


ALSO SEE

Image Gallery: 2010 Global CIOs

Image Gallery: SAP Unveils Integrated BI Strategy Roadmap

MORE GALLERIES

spacer spacer spacer

VIDEOS


Wall Street vs. LTE
2:30 PM Investors don't seem thrilled with LTE. Is it because no one sees a clear path from bigger bandwidth to higher profits?   Watch

ALSO WATCH

First Look: Droid X

TeleGraham: Lies, Damned Lies & Broadband Speeds

MORE VIDEOS

spacer


 
IT'S COMING: THE INFORMATIONWEEK 500 CONFERENCE

Now in its 19th year, the InformationWeek 500 Conference is our annual gathering of more than 250 of the top CIOs and IT executives in the industry -- really across every industry, from retail to manufacturing to government to financial services to healthcare, and more. They will meet September 12-15, 2010, for two and a half days of inspiring sessions, innovative strategies, stimulating dialogue, and unrivaled networking opportunities.

This year our theme is Navigating the Boardroom: The Growth Imperative. At this time, we're pleased to announce two speakers who promise to stir some controversy and generate some creative thinking: Nicholas Carr and Peter Hinssen.


Get More Details | Be Part Of The IW 500 Experience

 

TODAY AT THE BLOG


FEATURED BLOG
Featured Blogger

Nokia's Troubles
By Ed Hansberry
While Nokia continues to have large sales figures, it is mostly because of the low end freebies that carriers give away with a contract. They get to count a lot of those phones as smartphones simply because they have some version of Symbian on them, even though not many of those owners ever install a third party app. The truth is, Nokia is in trouble in the smartphone world. They are making changes, but will they be enough?

ALSO SEE
Open Letter To Jack Domme, CEO, Hitachi Data Systems
By Elias Khnaser
A few weeks ago, HDS put together its first-ever blogger day, hopefully the first of many. Titled "HDS Blogger Day 0.9," I and other bloggers had access to an impressive lineup of executives and technical leaders. The company's CEO, Jack Domme, attended the dinner after the event, a great show of support for the community in general.

But I do have some remaining questions.

Hackers Busted In Online Poker Cheats
By George Hulme
Korean police nabbed 33 hackers who were using bots to cheat online poker players from November 2009 through May of this year.

The Planet Opts for Dell R710 Servers
By Lamont Wood
Houston-based hosting firm The Planet has announced a new service called the Server Cloud, which depends on standard Dell servers for fast provisioning.

WEBCASTS

Grid Consolidation on Private Clouds
(Sponsored Webcast)

Hear from Oracle experts how these technologies can now be used to consolidate your databases to a private cloud, where you can realize the efficiencies of multi-tenancy, rapid provisioning, and pay-for-use infrastructure. And learn how Oracle delivers key cloud capabilities, providing elastic database services that can be quickly provisioned on demand.

It happens Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at 10:00 am PT / 1:00 pm ET More Information & Registration


RESOURCES AND EVENTS

The Battle For Mobile Supremacy
While it won't be long before billions of smartphones and tablets are in buyers' hands, PC history tells us that, of the dozen or so mobile platforms currently in play, not all can survive. It's clear that the warchests are opening up to win the battle for global mobile supremacy. But who will reign supreme?
Follow our in-depth coverage

Take Our Web Application Development Survey: You Could Win An iPod Touch!
InformationWeek Analytics is conducting a survey on the state of Web apps and the impact that new development platforms are having on the enterprise. The results of this survey will appear in an upcoming issue of InformationWeek as well as an in-depth InformationWeek Analytics report.

Upon completion, you will be eligible to enter a drawing to receive one Apple 32-GB iPod Touch valued at $299 from TechWeb.

Ends July 9


This e-mail was sent to %%email%%

InformationWeek Daily Newsletter
-- Published By InformationWeek
600 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY 11030


To subscribe to our other newsletters, change your e-mail
address or format (Text/HTML) or to unsubscribe, click here

Keep Getting This Newsletter
Don't let future editions of InformationWeek Daily go missing.
Take a moment to add the newsletter's address to your anti-spam white list:
email@techwebnewsletters.com

If you're not sure how to do that, ask your administrator or ISP.
Or check your anti-spam utility's documentation.

We take your privacy very seriously. Please review our Privacy Statement.

GET MORE OUT OF INFORMATIONWEEK
Keep up with the latest news, insights and trends as InformationWeek reports them:

Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter
More Free
Newsletters
Join Us On
Facebook
Follow Us
On Twitter
Get Topical
News Alerts


Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Slideshows
Cartoon
Audio Interviews
Archived Audio Interviews
Jeremy Schulman, founder of Schprockits, a network automation startup operating in stealth mode, joins us to explore whether networking professionals all need to learn programming in order to remain employed.
White Papers
Register for Network Computing Newsletters
Current Issue
Research: 2014 State of the Data Center
Research: 2014 State of the Data Center
Our latest survey shows growing demand, fixed budgets, and good reason why resellers and vendors must fight to remain relevant. One thing's for sure: The data center is poised for a wild ride, and no one wants to be left behind.
Video
Twitter Feed