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Between The Lines Columnist Is There A Case For Ditching Dropbox?
By Jonathan Feldman
Competing vendors who come at CIOs with a "more secure" file sync solution are missing the point.

Google Links Gmail To Drive For Huge Attachments
7 Cheap Cloud Storage Options

Microsoft: Windows 8 Sales Match Early Win7 Results
Despite analyst reports suggesting a slow start for new OS, Microsoft says early sales and upgrades are strong.

Google Nexus 4 Ships In 4 To 9 Weeks
Crush of orders for Nexus 4 Android smartphone leaves Google's servers gasping for breath. It's not sold out, but you face a wait.

Former Autonomy Chief Challenges HP Fraud Allegations
Former Autonomy CEO Mike Lynch rejects HP allegations of impropriety. HP says questions will be answered in court.

What GE's $15 Trillion Industrial Internet Needs
GE makes the case that a more business-oriented 'Internet of things' will spur a productivity boom. Not so fast.

Dell's Quest: Bring Business Insights To Email Data
Quest Software's first 'big data play,' MessageStats 7.0, adds email mining and analytics tools for business-side users. Wants Developers To Think Big
With Identity and Canvas plans, Salesforce can begin to provide services to enterprise applications that were thought to have been totally separate from CRM.

BYOD: Why Mobile Device Management Isn't Enough
Here's what to look for in MDM software and what limitations IT still faces in letting employees use personal devices for work.

"Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much." -- Oscar Wilde

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Our 2013 Big Data Survey shows we're not lacking facts, figures or the tools to wrangle them. So why do just 9% rate themselves as extremely effective users of data? And how do we expect to improve when just 31% have a wide array of business users accessing information and just 20% plan to grow their dedicated analytics teams?
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10 Cities Raise Tech IQs In IBM Challenge
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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
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The Tech Industry & The Stimulus Money: Failure?
CRN News Edtior Steve Burke joins our Valley View hosts to talk about his publication's exclusive report on how the teckhnology companies spent the stimulus money.   Watch

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Why Big Data Doesn't Have to Mean Big Security Challenges
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