Bob Brown

Secure, Cloud-enabled, Software-Defined News Editor

I work with Network World's writers and editors to identify and publish the best informational and news stories for enterprise IT and networking professionals. Also, I blog about network research from university and vendor research labs, plus work closely with our wireless reporting team on assignments and projects. Best to reach me by email. If you don't hear back from me, it's probably because I forwarded your pitch to a more appropriate contact here.

IBM Internet of Things boss takes new job at Internet2

How to tick off your employees with tech

How to tick off your employees with tech

While you might think being "always on" is just a way of life these days, new research from the University of Texas at Arlington shows that people do get angry about texts and emails from the office when they're not on the job.

Apple in, AT&T out of The Dow

Apple in, AT&T out of The Dow

Apple, whose stock market value recently ballooned to more than $700 billion, later this month will take AT&T's place on the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

IBM CEO Rometty tapped as Northwestern commencement speaker

IBM CEO Rometty tapped as Northwestern commencement speaker

Northwestern University has named IBM Chairman and CEO Virginia Rometty as its commencement speaker for ceremonies taking place on Friday, June 19 at Ryan Field in Evanston, Ill.

Should I be scared of the guy sitting next to me at this security conference?

Should I be scared of the guy sitting next to me at this security conference?

SecureWorld Boston brings out the threats

Best new Android & Windows smartphones at MWC 2015

Best new Android & Windows smartphones at MWC 2015

Samsung, HTC, Sony and others debut brand new smartphones at Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.

SNL roasts Net Neutrality phonies

SNL roasts Net Neutrality phonies

SNL takes on the confusion over what Net Neutrality really is

Microsoft SharePoint coming up short for most enterprises, study finds

Microsoft SharePoint coming up short for most enterprises, study finds

SharePoint installations at enterprises have been doomed largely due to senior management failing to really get behind the Microsoft collaboration technology, according to a new study by AIIM, which bills itself as "the Global...

Network World has a Snapchat account: Now what?

Network World has a Snapchat account: Now what?

Network World gets even more social by establishing a Snapchat photo sharing account

MIT researchers building chips to prevent leaky Internet of Things

MIT researchers building chips to prevent leaky Internet of Things

MIT researchers this week are demonstrating a design for new radio chips that could be used to efficiently power the Internet of Things.

Interns loving life at Facebook, Google & Apple

Interns loving life at Facebook, Google & Apple

Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Apple are among the highest rated tech companies for interns to work for, according to Glassdoor ranking

AOL, Apple iTunes connection will soon be history

AOL, Apple iTunes connection will soon be history

Apple has alerted AOL subscribers who use their credentials to access iTunes and other Apple services that they will need to switch over to an Apple ID for access as of March 31.

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