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Between The Lines Columnist Amazon Revamp Puts Apple On Notice
By Fritz Nelson
Amazon announced some excellent new Kindle Fire tablets and phenomenal pricing on Thursday. But make no mistake: Its battle with Apple centers on content services.

Amazon Unveils Kindle Fire HD
10 Tablets That Will Shake Up 2012

iPhone 5: 10 Things To Expect From Apple
Can't wait for Apple's iPhone 5 coming out party on Sept. 12? We have the smartphone scoop.

General Motors Picks Austin For 500-Job Tech Center
GM CIO Randy Mott pushes ahead with plans to slash the carmaker's use of outsourcing.

Google Aurora Attackers Still On Loose, Symantec Says
Gang that attacked Google in 2009 has continued operating, stealing sensitive data via zero-day attacks and compromising target companies' business partners.

Android Designers Seek Distance From Apple Smartphones
Samsung's $1.05 billion patent infringement loss against Apple sends Android designers back to their drawing boards. Is there a safe, smart, and marketable smartphone design that's very different?

Bing Flunked My Search Taste Test
Microsoft claims Bing's results are preferred over Google's by 2 of every 3 searchers--but, for me at least, the numbers don't add up.

EMC Taps Alpine As SAS Alternative For Analytics
EMC's Greenplum unit still has an important partnership with SAS, but a new deal with Alpine Data Labs brings big data practitioners a second option for advanced analytics.

"Those who stand for nothing fall for anything." ~ Alexander Hamilton


Bing Flunked My Search Taste Test
EMC Taps Alpine As SAS Alternative For Analytics
Research: Cloud-Managed WLAN Buyer's Guide
Fundamentals of Test Data Management: eBook
Apple iPhone 5 Demand Looks Strong
Fast and Furious Analytics for Everyone
InformationWeek 2013 IT Budget Survey

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Posted By scH4MMER:
"I used it and Bing beat Google 3-0-2. My jaw dropped, 'cause I'd guessed I'd chosen Google twice, and that's my default search engine. Surprisingly good marketing decision by Microsoft."
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"Apple followed the law. The law seriously needs to change."
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Research: Cloud-Managed WLAN Buyer's Guide
Our Buyer's Guide compares six cloud-based management options for 802.11n wireless networks. We break down offerings from Aerohive Networks, AirTight Networks, Meraki, Motorola, Ruckus Wireless and ZyXEL and reveal details on pricing, deployment, configuration, troubleshooting, security and more.
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Strategy: Keeping DNS Services Safe and Operational
If DNS is down-for whatever reason-your business is hobbled. IT pros must understand what makes DNS work and what can cause it to fail, including hackers targeting the inherent weaknesses in the service. We detail what you need to worry about when it comes to DNS and provide recommendations for protecting your environment against DNS problems.
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Fundamentals of Test Data Management: eBook
The emergence of new software development models, such as the agile development process, has given organizations powerful tools for responding to events quickly and has helped organizations evolve through collaboration between self-organizing, cross-functional teams. Find out how to make the most of agile processes in this white paper.
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Trends for 2012: Malware Goes Mobile
The ways in which people are accustomed to using technology have always influenced and determined malware development and that trend will continue. With the significant growth in the use of mobile devices, malware developers have been working to make these platforms a viable entry point for malicious code infection.
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Apple iPhone 5 Demand Looks Strong
21% of online shoppers already plan to purchase the iPhone 5, survey says.

Apple iPhone 5 Vs. Samsung Galaxy S III: What We Know
How will Apple's new iPhone stack up to Samsung's premier smartphone? Here's a look at some key considerations.

Motorola Takes Its Razrs To The Maxx
Motorola trotted out a trio of Android-based Razr smartphones for Verizon Wireless. Check out the Razr HD, Maxx HD, and Razr M's display and battery prowess.

10 Tablets That Will Shake Up 2012
Big screens, small screens, with and without Windows, some with keyboards, and everything in between. Here's a sneak peek at the diverse batch of tablets expected this fall.

Windows Phone 8 Preview: Visual Tour
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 shares a close connection with Windows 8. Take a closer look at what that means for users, enterprises, and developers.


10 Pinterest Pointers For Businesses
Pinterest is gaining interest and users. We recommend 10 tips for making effective and purposeful use of the platform.   View Now

10 Best Apps For Samsung Galaxy Notes
Top 5 Password Managers


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VMworld, Virtualization, and Violence
Networking's best and brightest face off in a dodgeball match to the death. Or at least until dinnertime. EMC hosts "Vodgeball", a dodgeball tournament for charity ramping up for VMWorld.   Watch

Jelly Bean Demo On The Samsung Galaxy Nexus
First Look At Windows 8, Microsoft's Office 2013



Fast and Furious Analytics for Everyone
Even with all the excitement around big data, the vast majority of midsize businesses tend to operate data warehouses of 5-10 terabytes or less. For these implementations, the small footprint data warehouse appliance fits the need. In this Webcast, International Technology Group will discuss their recently published cost/benefit case study for small footprint data warehouse appliances. It happens Tuesday, September 11, 2012. More Information & Registration

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