Opinions

privacy

Missing protection: Corporate B2B privacy policies

The general lack of such policies is a major security hole.

So he's NOT your favorite memory of that job?

This IT pilot fish's seat is just on the other side of a cubicle partition from a co-worker who's really annoying -- and not just to fish.

drone at work

5 challenges confronting enterprise drones

The drone market is not taking off as quickly as expected. Here are five factors inhibiting the adoption of drone-based solutions in the enterprise.

apple watch watchos3 trio

7 ways Apple Watch is already in the enterprise

Apple Watch is already in use in a variety of different enterprise implementations, even before it becomes truly smart

blur cellphone close up design

Why design theory should apply to business intelligence

How to apply design theory to dashboards to get the most from your data.

walmart registers

Walmart.com's transformation: Too little, much too late

BusinessWeek's look at how Jet.com is doing in its effort to transform Walmart.com leaves the impression that the biggest obstacle to Walmart.com being successful is Walmart itself.

Look, just think of it as unused vacation, OK?

It's the very late 20th century, and this pilot fish is called on to write the system specs for a new time clock system. Turns out the big problem isn't Y2k -- it's a 10-minute work break.

apple carplay ferrari sep 2014

Yes, Apple is building a car

All signs point to Apple building cars in the same way (and for the same reason) they build iPhones.

Nerves can get to you worried anxious fret nervous anxiety

May Patch Tuesday delivers fixes critical Windows 10 exploits

For this May Microsoft Patch Tuesday, Microsoft attempts to resolve 56 reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office, Windows, both Browsers and the .NET development platform. Three of the vulnerabilities have been reported publicly...

See, now it's TWICE as cost effective as before!

This healthcare IT vendor is rolling out a new instant messaging application for internal use, and that's a bigger deal than it might sound -- so getting it right matters a lot.

8 great testing tools for mobile app developers

Device-as-a-service makes device ownership and management a thing of the past

DaaS unburdens IT with lower, more predictable costs, access to the latest technology and increased security.

create a culture of innovation

4 key techniques for continuous improvement in corporate innovation

There's a lot of attention paid to how to design and implement corporate innovation programs, but not how to effectively operate these programs and capabilities in a sustainable way.

hello introduction

‘So, what do you do?’

Your happiness can be affected by how closely you identify with what you do for a living.

Unplug, plug back in. How exciting could THAT be?

Flashback to the early 1980s, when this New Zealand site has 100 terminals connected to the central computer in a very stylish office that's a disaster waiting to happen.

windows.defender.primary2

Third party antivirus programs interfere with Windows Defender critical patch

To install the latest Windows Defender update, I had to fight it out with Avast antivirus. It took a few rounds, but in the end, I won.

gift present

25 clever gadget and useful gift ideas for your mom

Innovation, convenience, and choice are themes for this collection of Mother's Day gadget and gift ideas.

apple september 2016 tim cook

Apple's iPhone 7 is best-selling, and iPhone 6S most used, analysts claim

Apple's current iPhone model is already the world's best-selling smartphone, claims Strategy Analytics, even while a second report confirms iPhone 6s usage now beats that of any other smartphone.

dollar

With security awareness, money talks

One problem with what we tell employees about taking security precautions is that the precautions interfere with their jobs.

Pulp...er, help fiction

Documentation pilot fish joins the development team for this new CAD product -- where he gets no notes from project leads, no design specs and no emails from developers. And then there's QA...

161214 apple newyork

This little app shows why Apple’s retail store changes make complete sense

Don't laugh at Apple's retail changes -- they mean the company's shops will still be relevant even when the others close down.

Load More