20+ Jaw-Dropping Black Friday 2014 Tech Deals

20+ Jaw-Dropping Black Friday 2014 Tech Deals

Word is that more retailers will relent to public pressure – I mean do the right thing for their employees – and close on Thanksgiving Day this year. But that won’t prevent them from going all out online, where much is automated and...

11/21/14

Florida: Land of the mobile technology store

Florida: Land of the mobile technology store

Skyhook Wireless releases shopping trends infographic in time for Black Friday. It shows that Florida has more mobile technology stores per capita than any other state.

11/20/14

UC Berkeley, MIT and Stanford split $45M in cybersecurity policy research grants

The Hewlett Foundation has granted $15M apiece to the University of California at Berkeley, MIT and Stanford University to conduct cybersecurity policy research, bringing to $65 the total that the foundation has committed to such...

11/18/14

Bandwidth-hungry researchers gain 100G trans-Atlantic network connection

The pressure is on research networks to jack up bandwidth to support ridiculously fast supercomputers, and this week four of those networks will demo their new 100Gbps trans-Atlantic connection at the SuperComputing conference (SC14)...

11/17/14

The High Flying Week in Commercial Drones

The High Flying Week in Commercial Drones

The week in drones for Nov. 10 includes Dji Inspire 1 drone, the emergence of the Uber of drones, Brookings Institute chiming in on drone privacy & more

11/14/14

Cisco funds university research into VoIP security

University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers are exploring, with Cisco's financial assistance, vulnerabilities in VoIP and possible ways to address those flaws. VoIP security is seen as a top concern of VoIP customers and...

11/12/14

Just another Wacky Week in WiFi

Just another Wacky Week in WiFi

AT&T, Darkhotel, Mr. Coffee and litter boxes make for a colorful Week in WiFi

11/12/14

Industry reacts to Juniper CEO's ouster after just 1 year on the job

Industry reacts to Juniper CEO's ouster after just 1 year on the job

Mysterious circumstances around Shaygan Kheradpir's departure has network industry buzzing about Cisco rival Juniper Networks' status

11/11/14

Mapping the ultimate Halloween candy haul route: Sweetest use of Big Data ever?

Mapping the ultimate Halloween candy haul route: Sweetest use of Big Data ever?

Computer scientist father and his young son crunch big data to plot most efficient trick-or-treat route for optimal Halloween candy haul.

11/10/14

Black Friday might bring early openings at Apple Stores

Black Friday might bring early openings at Apple Stores

Apple is mum on its Black Friday plans so far, but Apple Insider reports that many Apple Stores will open earlier than usual on Nov. 28, the big shopping day after Thanksgiving.

11/10/14

Apple iOS, OS X universe reacts to WireLurker malware threat

Apple iOS, OS X universe reacts to WireLurker malware threat

Threat to iOS devices like iPhones and iPads first seen in China; Apple says it has taken action; Android fans gloat

11/06/14

Live by Google, Die by Google

Live by Google, Die by Google

Google for Media event in Boston reminds journalists of the scope -- and power -- of the search engine giant

11/03/14

Ohio State University takes geeky marching band performances to next level

Space, video games and social networking have all been themes of spectacular college marching band performances. Check out the latest from The Ohio State University

11/03/14

Internet2: Chief Innovation Officer wanted

Internet2: Chief Innovation Officer wanted

Internet2 is looking for a Chief Innovation Officer (CINO) to join its executive leadership team, and has assembled a panel of higher education and corporate leaders to search for one.

10/27/14

Wellesley College researchers seek the truth via Twitter Trails

New research project dives into Twitter traffic to show how true and fake stories can be sniffed out on social site

10/24/14

UPDATE: Christian Bale reportedly bails on Steve Jobs movie role

The versatile actor is confirmed in October to play Jobs in new biopic from Aaron Sorkin, but in November the word is that he is out

10/23/14

100G Ethernet bringing Large Hadron Collider closer than ever to U.S. researchers

100G Ethernet bringing Large Hadron Collider closer than ever to U.S. researchers

The Department of Energy's (DOE's) Energy Sciences Network is gaining 340Gbps of connectivity to the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and other research sites in Europe via 4 new transatlantic links. The network will be used by researchers...

10/20/14

In search of killer meetings

In search of killer meetings

Should the weekly or daily meeting be killed, or can technology make such meetings effective?

10/17/14

iPhone 6 Plus: Just in time for some very cool Halloween costumes

DigitalDudz outdoes itself with these easy techie Halloween costumes, even ones that incorporate the iPhone 6 Plus

10/09/14

Analysis: Government's New Doctor Payments Website Worthy of a Recall

If the federal government's new Open Payments website were a consumer product, it would be returned to the manufacturer for a full refund. Open Payments is the government's site for publishing payments made to doctors and teaching...

10/03/14

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