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Laugh-Out-Loud Lawsuit Insists Serving Coffee in a Bikini Is a Constitutional Right

Sometimes a news story is so complete in its absurdity that it’s hard to be on anyone’s side. That’s the only way to see the current legal battle between the City of Everett, Washington, and a group of young women … Continue reading

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Digital Transformation Done Right

A successful digital transformation initiative starts with an organization’s leadership instilling a culture that supports the idea of the entire business operating under one digital strategy. InformationWeek: Cloud

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Is Chrome OS right for you? A 3-question quiz to find out

Google’s Chrome OS is one of the world’s most misunderstood computing platforms. Chromebooks are foundationally different from traditional PCs, after all — and consequently, there are a lot of misconceptions about how they work and what they can and cannot … Continue reading

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IDG Contributor Network: Twilio does speech recognition and understanding, the right way

We’ve all had horrendous experiences with voice recognition when calling a support center – I’d like to think that it’s just me with my slightly unusual Kiwi accent, but everyone I talk to has similar stories of getting exasperated at … Continue reading

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Cloud vs. on-premises: Finding the right balance

Greg Downer, senior IT director at Oshkosh Corp., a manufacturer of specialty heavy vehicles in Oshkosh, Wisc., wishes he could tip the balance of on-premises vs. cloud more in the direction of the cloud, which currently accounts for only about … Continue reading

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ESC Labs IT Manager Finds The Right Chemistry With Cloud

Tom White is the IT director at ESC Labs as well as a trained chemist. During his work day, he weaves between the two worlds in order to deliver the technology that the company’s chemists need. InformationWeek: Cloud

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To work right, IoT has to move to the cloud’s edge

I attended Internet of Things World in Santa Clara, Calif., this week and served as the track chairman for, you guessed it, cloud and IoT. The vibe I got throughout the event was one of confusion: IoT seems to be … Continue reading

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Moving to the cloud? First choose the right apps

Most enterprise IT shops have more than 1,000 applications they must understand or relearn before moving any of them to the cloud. You simply can’t move your apps en masse. Why? Because some workloads make sense for the cloud, and … Continue reading

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The best Chromebooks you can buy right now

Hear ye, hear ye, technology-buying citizens of the Internuts. Let it be known: All Chromebooks are not created equal. It may sound obvious, but lemme tell you: As someone who’s been watching Chrome OS since its birth, I’ve seen the … Continue reading

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Google advisory council: Right to delist should only apply in EU

To help it handle the EU ruling that forces it to delist certain results about people, Google assembled a team of expert advisors that travelled the continent, seeking out various opinions on how best to implement Europeans’ data protection rights. … Continue reading

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IDG Contributor Network: Not sure if devops is right for your company? Look to Etsy and Netflix

If there is one buzzworthy word in the software development space today, it’s likely devops, the software development method that facilitates communication and collaboration between different parts of an organization (e.g. engineering, operations, marketing, etc.). As companies integrate previously disparate … Continue reading

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Google Fighting New Right To Be Forgotten Proposal

A French commission believes delisting from Google search engines should be carried out across all versions of the search engine. Unsurprisingly, Google disagrees. InformationWeek: Cloud

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The best Chromebooks you can buy right now

Chromebooks are popping up everywhere you look these days — and with all the options available, it isn’t always easy to figure out which one makes the most sense for you. One quick glance through the choices is enough to … Continue reading

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