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Between The Lines Columnist Big Data Revolution Will Be Led By Revolutionaries
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Why "old-guard" vendors didn't make our list of big data vendors to watch in 2013.

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Yahoo Gets Serious About Mobile
New email and Flickr apps show that CEO Mayer is pushing to make Yahoo a contender in the mobile market

Intel Launches Low Power Atom To Counter ARM
Intel offers 6-watt chip for data centers to beat back Calxeda, other ARM designers using mobile chips to build servers

Microsoft Surface Tablet Headed To Retail Stores
Microsoft abandons plan to be sole source for Windows 8 tablet during the holiday season.

All I Want For Christmas Is Less Email
When it comes to managing the email onslaught, we have met the enemy, and he is us. Needed now: Willpower.

Always Connected, But Always Distracted
Take a step back and ask what's more important: taking in what's online or taking in what's right in front of you?

Should Cisco Buy Citrix Or NetApp?
It's anybody's guess as to what Cisco's next acquisition will be, but here's why I'm betting on Citrix.

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12 Best iPhone, iPad Apps Of 2012
You already know about Skype, Instagram and Angry Birds. Check out these business-friendly iPhone and iPad apps you may not have tried, plus an amusing diversion or two.

8 Cloud Tools For Road Warriors
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Google Maps Adds NASA Nighttime Satellite Imagery
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