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TODAY'S TOP STORY
Apple Raises Curtain On iPhone 4
Steve Jobs launches the newest version of the company's touch-screen smartphone and other goodies at WWDC.
• Apple WWDC Predictions Focus On Software
• Global CIO: Is Steve Jobs Blowing Smoke About Apple TV?
• iPhone Woes Revealed In FCC, FTC Consumer Complaints
Image Gallery: SAP Unveils Integrated BI Strategy Roadmap
Laying out an ambitious roadmap at its SAPPHIRE NOW conference in May, SAP executives detailed an in-memory, tech-powered plan to unite enterprise applications and business intelligence. If it succeeds, the plan will change the course of IT.
HTC EVO 4G Sets Sprint Sales Records
First-day sales of the dual 3G/4G smartphone set a record for the most phones ever sold in one day for the mobile carrier.
Motorola Intros Milestone XT720 Smartphone
The Android 2.1-based mobile device boasts media features, including an 8-megapixel camera, Xenon flash, 720p high-def video camera, and 10x digital zoom.
Military Arrests Alleged Wikileaks Source
Army intelligence analyst Bradley Manning purportedly sent classified videos and other information to Wikileaks.
Global CIO: 'The New Polymath': 12 Reasons CIOs Must Drive Innovation
Industry pundit Vinnie Mirchandani offers a dozen insightful examples from his new book on why today's CIOs must excel at many things.
Army Testing iPhone, Droid Apps
Connecting Soldiers to Digital Applications pilot is studying the benefits of giving soldiers access to smartphones and mobile apps.
GM Establishes $100 Million Venture Capital Fund
General Motors Ventures will invest in automotive-related technologies.
China Mobile 4G Standard Seeks Global Adoption
Nokia-Siemens says it will develop TD-LTE dual-use equipment, but the mobile broadband technology's overseas success is a long shot.
CMS Awards $24 Million For IT Services
Companion Data Services received a Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services contract to host the National Level Repository, which will track healthcare providers' meaningful use of technology.
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Deepwater Horizon Lessons Parallel IT Risk Management
By George Hulme
Set aside the magnitude of the loss of life, and the extraordinary costs of the BP Deepwater Horizon catastrophe to the Gulf coast region to the wildlife and the livelihood of millions. Individual IT disasters rarely would have such horrendous reach and impact. However, there are a number of eerie similarities between the BP Deepwater Horizon catastrophe and the failures within IT risk management we see all too often.
Apple Announces iPhone 4 And iOS4
By Eric Zeman
Apple CEO Steve Jobs took the stage at the company's Worldwide Developer Conference to introduce the latest iPhone and iPhone software. The entirely new hardware is indeed similar to the device found by Gizmodo in April. The new OS has been renamed and has several new features.
AT&T Gives iPhone Customers Early Upgrade Option
By Eric Zeman
AT&T has changed the upgrade eligibility date for current iPhone owners basically to "immediately." In other words, even though iPhone users may be only one year into a two-year contract, they'll be able to purchase the new iPhone at the discounted price (whatever that turns out to be).
HTC EVO 4G Smashes Sprint Sales Records
By Eric Zeman
According to Sprint, the new HTC EVO 4G Android smartphone has set a new single day sales record for the company. It has beat out every other smartphone Sprint has ever sold. Is that really significant? Yes, yes it is.
Final Batch Of WWDC Rumors
By Ed Hansberry
Apple's World Wide Developer Conference begins today, June 7 at 10am PST and everyone is wondering what they will see there. The next iPhone is high on everyone's list of what they want to see. Of course, there will probably be a number of non-iPhone related technologies discussed to. After all, Apple does have a few other product lines. What you won't see there though is Gizmodo.
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