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  • October 11, 2016 11 Oct'16

    MIT Media Lab uses 'Electome' to track political discourse

    Still looking for a way to make sense of the current political season? MIT's Laboratory for Social Machines has created Electome, an analytics tool that tracks election conversation. Dubbed a ...

  • October 11, 2016 11 Oct'16

    Google the underdog in office productivity suite arena

    Microsoft Office is the reigning office productivity suite, sharing its crown with its cloud version, Office 365. But Google isn't giving up on catching up.

  • October 10, 2016 10 Oct'16

    Facebook's Workplace platform aims to crack the business social code

    Facebook's Workplace promises to put collaboration in the hands of all employees, from sailors and sales clerks to barkeeps, who can use their mobile devices to access the platform.

  • October 07, 2016 07 Oct'16

    Cambridge Cyber Summit: Security and privacy on the balancing scale

    This week, government officials, cybersecurity experts, IT executives and academicians met at the Cambridge Cyber Summit to discuss burgeoning cyber threats and attacks. In Searchlight, Senior News ...

  • October 07, 2016 07 Oct'16

    New Balance steps back from the cloud buzz

    An IT exec at a recent tech leader conference says cloud isn't always best for his company's ever-growing volumes of data -- stirring a different sort of cloud buzz.

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  • October 07, 2016 07 Oct'16

    Security versus privacy: What's a company to do?

    An expert panel debates the merits of privacy in a cybercrime world at the Cambridge Cyber Summit. Also in Searchlight: Google's new smartphone and Yahoo scans emails.

  • October 06, 2016 06 Oct'16

    CIOs: Upend your IT operating model and 'be the business'

    CIO recruiter Martha Heller investigates how CIOs are transforming the IT operating model to better partner with the business. (Hint: Digital innovation belongs to everyone.)

  • October 03, 2016 03 Oct'16

    Automation of knowledge work: Mapping out IT role

    In this issue of CIO Decisions, we explore knowledge work automation, in the form of RPA, and its promise to make business processes more efficient and productive and save money.

  • October 03, 2016 03 Oct'16

    RPA: Mapping out a plan for enterprise automation

    Robotic process automation technology has the potential to make business processes more efficient, boost productivity and save lots of money by enabling "virtual workers" to take on tedious tasks -- without the odious work typical of big ...

  • October 03, 2016 03 Oct'16

    Lyft CTO: Future of transportation is the end of private car ownership

    The advent of driverless vehicles -- accompanied by the end of private car ownership by 2025 -- represents the future of transportation, according to ridesharing pioneer Lyft. Pie-in -the-sky ...

  • September 30, 2016 30 Sep'16

    Get ready to become a CIO business technologist

    CIOs are becoming business technologists -- and that's a good thing, according to speakers at this year's SIM Boston Technology Summit. This week's Searchlight delves into the act of becoming a ...

  • September 30, 2016 30 Sep'16

    Part techie, part people person? You're a business technologist

    The SIM Boston Technology Summit puts a spotlight on IT folks who can help make the business go. Also in Searchlight: Who will buy Twitter? Microsoft opens AI group.

  • September 30, 2016 30 Sep'16

    Encrypting data in the cloud is no guarantee, analyst says

    Organizations look to encryption as a foolproof way of securing cloud information. But making the data unreadable to unauthorized users doesn't protect data from everything.

  • September 27, 2016 27 Sep'16

    Macro trends HP is tracking: Urbanization, globalization, demographics

    HP Inc. CTO Shane Wall weighs in on three big macro trends that are shaping the company's long-horizon strategy.

  • September 27, 2016 27 Sep'16

    The changing role of the CIO

    In this Essential Guide, explore how business digitization, technology innovation and C-level engagement is changing the modern CIO's role.

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