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Thursday, April 24, 2008 10:04 AM

Twitter not ready for prime time?

Try it, you'll like it, kool-aid drinkers like me urge CIOs about the Web 2.0 experience. The idea is that once you see how these things really work, you'll start using them in your companies. I think this....

Tuesday, April 22, 2008 10:04 AM

Green IT for Earth Day

Andrea Moffat interacts with lots of people in her job as director of corporate outreach for Ceres, a Boston-based network of investment funds and public-interest groups that promotes environmentally consc....

Monday, April 21, 2008 09:04 AM

Decoding the professionalization of Linux

A report from the Linux Foundation says development of the open source operating system is done mostly by paid workers: "Despite the large number of individual developers, there is still a relatively small....

Friday, April 18, 2008 09:04 AM

Shocking expose of the new economy!

Web parodists give the blogger sweatshop story the treatment it deserves: More reactions here. Lost in the hype is a real story about working in the always-on culture and the global economy, a topic w....

Thursday, April 17, 2008 11:04 AM

Too much information?

Now that you've corralled your enterprise data and learned to display it on a nice neat dashboard for the boss to see in real time...the boss doesn't want to talk about it anymore. At least with your sha....

Thursday, April 17, 2008 11:04 AM

Should Customer Success Determine CIO Pay?

Should IT pros be paid based solely on performance? In his recent CIO Insight column, Allan Alter took a strong stance that IT chiefs themselves are to blame for any real (or perceived) shortage in skill....

Wednesday, April 16, 2008 13:04 PM

Security breaches

Hollywood tells it differently (see video* at bottom of post), but human beings tend to be the weakest links when it comes to information security. People who really should know better give out passwords t....

Wednesday, April 16, 2008 12:04 PM

Everything old is new again

And the hot new tech job is...COBOL programmer? Let's not get ahead of ourselves, but readers of this post about antiquated Pentagon systems are crowing about demand for old-school skills. Says a commenter....

Tuesday, April 15, 2008 14:04 PM

Size matters

Small IT shops are different from the big ones, says a new Forrester report: IT shops within small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) are less standardized, more constrained in capacity, more oriented towar....

Tuesday, April 15, 2008 10:04 AM

IBM does the Mash

IBM continues to impress me with its commitment to Enterprise 2.0 (Big Blue is a stealthy power in the cloud biz, too). Now comes IBM Mashup Center, launching today in beta and billed as a product "for th....

Monday, April 14, 2008 13:04 PM

Google and Salesforce, together in the cloud

Google and Salesforce offer integrated apps for business users. Looks good from the customer end -- trusted vendors working together in the cloud, delivering something useful...a peek into the future of ....

Monday, April 14, 2008 11:04 AM

Your tax dollars at work

Federal IT projects oft go awry. I'm editing an article on one right now, as a matter of fact. There's a tech component to this fiasco, too: "18 years after Congress required major federal agencies to be a....

Friday, April 11, 2008 11:04 AM

Closing Windows?

Buzz of the day is around a presentation by Gartner analysts Michael Silver and Neil MacDonald called "Windows Is Collapsing: How What Comes Next Will Improve." "For Microsoft, its ecosystem and its custo....

Friday, April 11, 2008 10:04 AM

Friday video: Howard Rheingold

Howard Rheingold of Smart Mobs fame talks about "cooperation, collective action, and complex interdependencies" at the TED conference.

Thursday, April 10, 2008 11:04 AM

The Clearinghouse of Meaning

It may sound like the title of an unwritten Vonnegut novel, but the "clearinghouse of meaning" is what Reuters' wants its new semantic web offering, Calais, to be, says The Economist. The idea is that any ....

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