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10 Breakthrough DARPA Technologies

By Elena Malykhina

From next-generation aircraft to smarter missiles, projects launched by DARPA's Tactical Technology Office push new limits. Take a closer look.


U.S. Military Robots Of The Future: Visual Tour

Technologies That Could Transform War-Fighting

Cloud Survey Has Warning For Amazon

RightScale's survey finds Amazon the public cloud leader -- but IT also is looking to Rackspace, Google and Microsoft.

BlackBerry CEO: Tablets Have No Future

Thorsten Heins says he doesn't think anyone will still be using tablets five years from now.

IBM Makes Enterprise Mobile Security Move

IBM partners with mobile security vendor Arxan Technologies to secure apps created with its Worklight platform against malware and other attacks.

Cloudera Impala Brings SQL Querying To Hadoop

Cloudera's SQL-on-Hadoop tool hits general release, but will it satisfy demands for faster, easier exploration of big data?

Higher Ed CIOs Can't Ignore MOOCs Or Politics

Now more than ever, a higher education CIO's job hinges on both surviving the academic politics of the institution and mastering bleeding-edge technologies.

Google Now Melds With iOS

Apple's Siri now has some competition on iPhones and iPads.

Teambox Brings Collaboration Behind the Firewall

Teambox On-Premise allows healthcare, financial and other highly regulated industries to take advantage of cloud collaboration technologies.


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5 Apple iPad 5 Wishes

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IBM Crunches Internet Of Things Data

IBM MessageSight appliance connects sensors, mobile devices for machine-to-machine data capture and real-time analysis.

10 Great Android Apps For Tablets

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Samsung Galaxy S 4: 11 Clever Tricks

Samsung's Galaxy S 4 smartphone features solid hardware and a variety of innovative software capabilities, making it one of the best choices now. Take a closer look.



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Bob Metcalfe Plans Ethernet's 40th

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