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  Thursday, April 04, 2013
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Between The Lines Columnist 5 LinkedIn Tools Job Hunters Must Use
By Debra Donston-Miller
LinkedIn rolls out new social networking capabilities that can help you find a new job.

8 LinkedIn Etiquette Mistakes
LinkedIn Jobs Gets A Search Boost

Banks Hit Downtime Milestone In DDoS Attacks
Country's top 15 banks have experienced double the downtime from same period last year.

How Oracle Must Reclaim Its Cool
Oracle President Safra Catz says the company's sales team will soon answer its critics. But Oracle must do much more than rev up the growth numbers.

Cloud's Next Era Near, Cisco Says
Cloud Connect keynotes herald a new age, abetted by the cloud, that will change how business is conducted.

CIOs Must Innovate Or Go Home
How can IT leaders drive profitable business innovation when they're so caught up in their day-to-day work? Learn from your peers who've done it. Takes Smartphone-First Approach co-founder Parker Harris sees customers using smartphones more than tablets for the vendor's CRM apps.

Exposed Website Reboots, Reveals Celeb Credit Reports
Personal data on U.S. Secret Service director, Anderson Cooper, George Clooney and other public figures released by Exposed website.

Mozilla, Samsung Team On Android Browser
Android hardware will get new browser technology from Mozilla and Samsung. Some call this partnership a slap at Google, but it's not that simple.

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Our 2013 Unified Communications Survey shows projects have stalled. We'll tell you why--and how to whip up more enthusiasm.

ALSO: The WebRTC open source project promises to make real-time communications easier, but it faces an uncertain future.

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Research: State Of Unified Communications
Many UC projects are stuck in neutral: Only 38% have deployed, up just two points from our 2011 survey, and 31% of these respondents have rolled UC out to less than 10% of their user bases. Here's how to get out of the rut.
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Is Hosted VoIP Right For You? 6 Must-Ask Questions
We outline six questions you must ask when deciding whether to move your telephony system to a hosted VoIP provider, including questions about reliability, branch survivability, E911 capability and whether you're looking for additional collaboration services. We also outline how to price a hosted VoIP option.
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Alter Ego Finds A Practical Solution To Its Data Backup Dilemma
With limited IT staff, Canadian video production company Alter Ego needed to simplify the backup and recovery of its mission-critical data. It needed a backup and recovery solution simple enough to operate without a dedicated specialist, yet Alter Ego didn't want to sacrifice functionality for simplicity. See how the company achieved these goals in our case study.
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Detecting And Stopping Advanced Threats
Every enterprise has high-value information that is vital to its success. As cyber-attack techniques become more sophisticated your digital gold is increasingly vulnerable. Download this eBook to learn what cybercriminals are doing to target you and your business and why today's advanced attacks require real-time detection.
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Google Moves Beyond WebKit With Blink
Google announces plans for Blink, a new open source rendering engine.

How Netflix Is Ruining Cloud Computing
A laser focus on Amazon Web Services and seeming disregard for next-gen best practices could spell lock-in, and derail real IaaS competition.

New York Lays Cable With Surgical Precision
Narrow "micro" trenches disrupt streets less so it's easier to lay fiber-optic cables for broadband services.

10 Best Android Apps Of 2012
Check out these 10 gems that stood out from the crowd of 700,000 Android apps.

10 Great Android Apps For Tablets
What Android apps really shine on tablets? Take a look at a few of our favorites.


Robotics Rumble: Teens Fight For Tech Glory
Go inside a FIRST Robotics regional competition in Ft. Lauderdale, where tomorrow's tech leaders put robot creations to the test.   View Now

Google Nexus 7, Take Two: What To Expect
New York's 32-Story Data Fortress: Inside Tour


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Bob Metcalfe Plans Ethernet's 40th
The 'Father of Ethernet' comes back to PARC, the scene of the crime, to talk about Ethernet's future -- including a 40th birthday bash in May.   Watch

CES 2013: It's A Wrap!
QNX hacks a Bentley



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