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Friday, August 29, 2008 11:08 AM

Worried About Innovation

More on innovation, and the lack thereof: Judy Estrin, who has built several Silicon Valley companies and was the chief technology officer of Cisco Systems, says Silicon Valley is in trouble. In a new boo....

Friday, August 29, 2008 10:08 AM

Obama Friends the Internet

A big question one year ago: can anyone translate social networking prowess into success on election day? The answer, judging by the Obama campaign, seems to be "yes." The power of the campaign's social ....

Friday, August 29, 2008 09:08 AM

Skunkworks, Skunked

My first thought upon hearing that Bell Labs was quitting basic physics research in favor of market-driven development was, Didn't they do that a while ago? The answer is: pretty much. This is the formal ....

Friday, August 29, 2008 01:08 AM

Obama's Lesson for IT, Marketers

Obama campaign pushes text messaging before his acceptance speech, once again highlighting his team's tech- and marketing-savvy. Are CIOs, marketers paying attention? As my talented colleague Ed Cone point....

Thursday, August 28, 2008 11:08 AM

Towards a National Technology Policy

A final excerpt from my conversation with Vint Cerf (previous bits here; I'll get the whole thing online soon, with a shorter version set to appear in the print mag). Here, Cerf discusses the need for a na....

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 14:08 PM

Globalization and Globality

I headlined yesterday's post about Infosys buying Axon "Real Globalization," the idea being that globalization means more than companies from industrialized countries moving into new markets in search of c....

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 11:08 AM

Internet Insecurity

While we're worrying about data insecurity, (see previous post), here's another fun story: Two security researchers have demonstrated a new technique to stealthily intercept internet traffic on a scale pr....

Wednesday, August 27, 2008 11:08 AM

iPhone Insecurity

"Huge iPhone Security Flaw Puts All Private Information at Risk," says the headline at Gizmodo. There seems to be an easy fix, but it makes the folks who've been telling you that the iPhone is enterprise-....

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 11:08 AM

The Candidates (and Vint Cerf) on Net Neutrality

John McCain's technology platform (discussed here previously) says he opposes network neutrality. This strikes me as an area where it hurts McCain to be less familiar with quotidian technology like the ne....

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 11:08 AM

Alignment the Top CIO Concern? No Surprise

Recruiting and retaining top IT workers is still a huge issue for IT leaders, but alignment on top in SIM's new survey. And it'll be a top concern—and a massive headache—for years to come. Eric....

Tuesday, August 26, 2008 10:08 AM

Real Globalization

Another sign of maturation for India's tech industry: Infosys buys UK-based consultancy Axon for about $750 million. WSJ: The deal is designed to bolster Infosys's consulting business, which has struggled ....

Monday, August 25, 2008 12:08 PM

Judges Differ on Olympic Performance

NBC really scored with its online Olympic coverage, says the New York Times (headline: "Web Audience for Games Soars for NBC and Yahoo"). The Wall Street Journal headlines its article, "NBC Didn't Cash I....

Monday, August 25, 2008 11:08 AM

Text Me Sometime, Huh?

The Obama campaign texted me about Biden as veep at 3:10 AM on Saturday, after the news had been published by the conventional press and after my bedtime, too. Some folks still hadn't gotten the text by da....

Monday, August 25, 2008 10:08 AM

You Say "Tech Guy" Like It's a Bad Thing

At SAP, software developer Kagermann prepares to hand off the CEO job to salesman Apotheker. The handover has fed an irresistible narrative in financial markets: the software egghead who shoveled cash in....

Friday, August 22, 2008 10:08 AM

Homeland Insecurity

Well, it's been three days since I blogged about a big, scary IT problem for the federal government, so I guess it's time to go again: "The government's main terrorist-watch-list system is hobbled by techn....

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