Archives: September 2013

Tech sector picks up 103,000 jobs in first half of the year

September 26, 2013
On the whole, tech jobs are up since 2011, but those clamoring for STEM education may be confounded by slow job growth
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How Apple makes the iPhone 5s for the same price as the iPhone 5

September 26, 2013
The newest iPhone flagship packs advanced technology, yet costs just $2 more to build
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Identity theft service planted botnets in LexisNexis, other data providers

September 25, 2013
Russian hackers have been stealing personal and financial data straight from information clearinghouses, reselling it in bulk
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Microsoft's big draw for Oracle on Azure: Simplified licensing

September 25, 2013
Rent Windows Server instances on Azure and get Oracle's database offerings too -- but for how much?
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Infoblox shows off the promise of OpenFlow

September 25, 2013
A clever new data collection application, Infoblox's Tapestry provides early example of the power of SDN and OpenFlow
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Apple's 64-bit A7 is no gimmick

September 24, 2013
New iPhone 5s processor clocks big performance leap over its predecessors, proving its 64-bitness is more than a marketing ploy
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FAA preparing to remove restrictions on in-flight electronic devices

September 24, 2013
Ban on device usage during takeoff and landing has long been believed to be based more on anecdotes than actual data
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BlackBerry's future -- or what's left of it -- is in messenger services, not devices

September 24, 2013
The former king of business smartphones needs to ditch devices entirely and focus on being the enterprise-grade messaging service provider it's always been
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Oracle: We're getting Java security under control

September 24, 2013
Most problems date back more than a decade and resulted from old versions of Java being run, a company official insists
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Surface 2 branding, specs, and pricing: Wrong, wrong, and wrong

September 24, 2013
Microsoft could've hit several home runs; instead, Surface 2 and Surface Pro 2 are largely marginal improvements to the originals
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