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Wednesday, April 28, 2010 09:04 AM

iPhones and Ethics

by Tony Kontzer Of all the questions that come to mind when reading about what we can now safely call The Great iPhone Prototype Caper, one strikes me as the most confounding: What on Earth were all the p....

Tuesday, February 09, 2010 08:02 AM

The Case for Tech Luddites

By Tony Kontzer Wonderful profile in Sunday's San Francisco Chronicle about a technology legend many IT folks have probably never heard of. If you've ever tried out Second Life or any of the growing numb....

Thursday, January 14, 2010 10:01 AM

A Looming CIO Turnover Crisis?

A new report on CEO turnover suggests possible hard times ahead for sitting IT leaders. Outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas found that a surprisingly low number of CEOs lost their jobs in 2009....

Wednesday, November 04, 2009 10:11 AM

What I Saw After the Revolution

The panel I moderated at the Sino-American CIO Summit included senior executives from the Bank of Shangai, Bayer, Johnson & Johnson, World Wildlife Fund, and Microsoft. Unless the simultaneous translation....

Wednesday, October 14, 2009 11:10 AM

ADP's Formula Determines Cloud Apps

by Tony Kontzer When Mike Capone says cloud computing is nothing new, it's better not to argue. As the CIO of payroll outsourcing firm Automatic Data Processing Inc., Capone brings a unique perspective on ....

Wednesday, September 30, 2009 10:09 AM

Pulte CIO Has Cloud Horror Story

by Tony Kontzer You'll have to excuse Jerry Batt if he's a bit grouchy these days. Amid all the talk of cloud computing and its ability to deliver lower costs and unprecedented flexibility, and to free IT....

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 10:09 AM

Twitter For the Enterprise

by Tony Kontzer One thing I learned on Day 1 of The Twitter Conference: Twitter has no plans to adapt its platform for the corporate market. It turns out that the financial promise of secure, business-fri....

Wednesday, September 16, 2009 10:09 AM

Liking Apps Dot Gov, Loving Kundra

by Tony Kontzer United States CIO Vivek Kundra unveiled a key piece of the Feds' cloud computing strategy this week when he announced the opening of Apps.gov, an online marketplace for federal agencies lo....

Wednesday, August 12, 2009 10:08 AM

Social Media Woes and the Future of Cloud Computing

Early adopters of enterprise social networks knew it, and we've written it here more than once: companies may be better served by building and/or maintaining their own 2.0 systems than using the public ser....

Monday, August 10, 2009 11:08 AM

Trouble in Twitterland

On the heels of last week's service problems -- not a first-time issue for Twitter -- comes some stinging criticism of the micro-blogging platform's culture and practices. "Twitter has made it so I -- and ....

Wednesday, July 29, 2009 10:07 AM

Stepping Back From the Frightening Pace of Change

by Tony Kontzer I know you all come here to read about technology. Well, this post isn't about technology; in fact, it's about what one might call anti-technology. I'm a firm believer that we, meaning hum....

Monday, July 27, 2009 10:07 AM

Blogging's Midlife Crisis

"Blogging is having a midlife crisis." That's how I began my newspaper column about the state of blogging, which is healthy if non-idyllic. The promised revolution actually happened. Blogs, along with rel....

Wednesday, July 22, 2009 10:07 AM

Slideshows and Sleaze

UPDATE: ESPN has suspended its relationships with the Post, meaning that NYP reporters won't be showing up on ESPN programs anytime soon. Bright folks like you have long since figured out that online publ....

Wednesday, July 15, 2009 11:07 AM

Look Out For That Steam Roller, Austin!

I participated recently in a panel discussion at a corporate retreat, with the subject being media coverage in this modern age. My role was New Media Guy. Everyone listened thoughtfully as a financial an....

Wednesday, July 08, 2009 11:07 AM

Law of Averages Overturned

by Tony Kontzer All those business school lessons about using historical averages to predict probable outcomes? Apparently, that may have been precisely the wrong approach. In his new book, The Flaw of A....

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