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Between The Lines Columnist Apple iPad Mini: One Week In
By Eric Zeman
Now that I've spent a full week using the iPad Mini, here are some thoughts on its strengths and weaknesses.

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Wanted: Qualified Data Scientists, People Skills A Plus
A good data scientist is hard enough to find; try finding one who can effectively communicate data-driven insights to non-technical folk.

The BrainYard's 7 Social Business Leaders Of 2012
The editors of The BrainYard picked companies large and small that are exploring the potential of a unified social business strategy.

Innovation Lesson: Disrupt Before You're Disrupted
Even innovators struggle with the pace of change. Here are some of the ways Silicon Valley companies like LinkedIn push the edge without falling off.

Google, Tableau Team On Big Data
Google BigQuery lets data analysts do fast, SQL-style querying. Tableau Software brings data visualization power to let business users in on the big data platform.

IT's Future: Less Building, More Bundling
With human resources, marketing and other departments going in different technological directions, IT's new mission is to tie all the company's services securely together.

Apple Will Pay For Paltry Samsung Apology
U.K. judge, irritated with Apple's halfhearted compliance with the court's decision, orders it to pay Samsung's legal fees.

RIM BlackBerry 10 Slated For Jan. 30 Reveal
RIM will finally unveil its next-generation smartphone platform on Jan. 30, but don't expect handsets to be available right away.

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"But the freedom that they fought for, and the country grand they wrought for, Is their monument to-day, and for aye." -- Thomas Dunn English

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Research: State of Servers: Full, Fast and Diverse
Infrastructure may be cool again thanks to SDN, but network guys aren't having all the fun: 48% of the 543 respondents to our latest State of Servers poll mix and match server vendors, and 40% are intrigued by rack-based designs, like the one being developed by the Open Compute Project. But it's not all fun and games, as 63% say high virtualization/consolidation ratios are stressing their gear.
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Research: 2012 Social Staffing Survey
The rise in social technology adoption is not reflected in IT hiring - yet - but this is one area where savvy business users could break into IT: While just 9% of respondents to our survey say they plan to increase staff in the area of social/collaboration in the next year, 92% of those who identify it as a top area of staffing increase say no specialized industry certs are required, and 84% are willing to train.
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8 Cool Windows 8 Tablets
As Microsoft and its hardware partners produce Windows 8 devices in droves, here's a look at some of the more noteworthy launches.

10 Best Apps For Samsung Galaxy Notes
Check out these 10 great apps that take advantage of the Samsung phablet's S Pen stylus.

Samsung Galaxy Note II: Visual Tour
Samsung's Galaxy Note II is big for a phone, but small for a tablet. Take a closer look at the interesting features that set it apart.

Apple iPad Mini: One Week In
Now that I've spent a full week using the iPad Mini, here are some thoughts on its strengths and weaknesses.

10 Wearable Health Tech Devices To Watch
Wearable medical technology is becoming a hot commodity. As these devices come to market, they have the potential to help both patients and clinicians monitor vital signs and symptoms.

 

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The BrainYard's 7 Social Business Leaders Of 2012
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Cisco CEO John Chambers Ready For Battle
It's been a tough couple years for Cisco CEO John Chambers, but he has emerged from the struggle just as spry and confident as ever. CRN editor-at-large Chad Berndtson sits down with Chambers to talk about the competition and the future.   Watch

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