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October 03, 2014
Build it, but people won't necessarily come, the New York Times conceded: It's pulling the plug on some of its mobile apps and axing 100 jobs. Also in Searchlight: 76 million accounts are compromised in JPMorgan Chase hack; PayPal is cut loose.
July 18, 2014
The challenges startups face range from securing office space to finding affordable housing for the team when salaries are low or non-existent. Here's how PayPal is lending a helping hand with its Start Tank incubator.
September 26, 2013
Two top CIOs give their quick takes on proving up the value of social media and collaboration tools.
February 19, 2013
Dell's global CIO talks about a new BYOD program, social networks and her relationship with CEO Michael Dell.
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Without governance, BYOD will quickly turn into mobile chaos. SearchCIO expert Bryan Barringer lays out the fundamentals of forming a mobility governance team. Continue Reading
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PayPal’s wholesale move to an Agile methodology was built on ‘four pillars,’ took seven months and changed the way 4,000 IT and product people did their jobs. Here’s how it got done. Continue Reading
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TD Bank's CIO of corporate technology demonstrates the power behind a strong IT-finance alliance. Continue Reading
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