Microsoft reissues botched Windows 8.1 Update KB 2919355

May 05, 2014
Both Windows Update and corporate WSUS update servers should see a new patch in the next few hours that fixes installer error 80073712
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Hadoop, Python, and NoSQL lead the pack for big data jobs

May 05, 2014
Demand for big data skills are on the rise and aren't limited to just NoSQL and Hadoop but also include Python and general cloud skills
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Tech companies get a little less silent about government data collection

May 02, 2014
Some major tech companies are starting to push back against government orders for personal data, though they still must comply with court orders
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Good news: IT businesses see growth. Bad news: They can't find people to hire

May 01, 2014
IT companies feel confident and want to hire, but a perceived lack of suitable talent makes it tough, says a CompTIA survey
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One for the road: Microsoft patches Windows XP for SA 2963983

May 01, 2014
Microsoft has a patch for this week's Internet Explorer security hole, even for Windows XP customers
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Facebook's new priority: Mobile dominance

May 01, 2014
Facebook is rolling out services and strategies, including APIs, better data control, and monetization tools, that focus on mobile
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Encryption in the cloud is scarcer than you think

April 30, 2014
Ponemon Institute report shows more encryption across cloud environments, but only a modest increase over the years
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Famo.us, AngularJS pairing brings out the best of JavaScript

April 29, 2014
Thomas Street's union of the JavaScript technologies offers high-performance rendering, code structure, and flexibility
JavaScript
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Heroku joins other PaaS providers in supporting PHP

April 29, 2014
Facebook's HHVM for PHP was one factor driving Heroku to add support for PHP as a first-class citizen in its mix of languages
PaaS, PHP Web
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Office for iPad (finally!) supports printing

April 29, 2014
Office 365 subscribers using the full Office for iPad, your wish is granted: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint now work with AirPrint
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