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Mozilla steps up damage control as pressure for CEO Eich's ouster mounts
Mozilla, the maker of Firefox, went into damage control mode over the weekend in response to criticism that its new CEO had donated to a California...
Beyond Meritocracy: 6 Ways IT Employee Performance Evaluations Are Changing
Neither employees nor their managers look forward to annual performance reviews. That's why experts suggest using methods and tools that provide...
The Grill: Rep. William Keating wants cross-sector data sharing
Rep. William Keating (D-Mass.), who sits on the House Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies Subcommittee, is calling on...
Corporate Boards Are Hungry for IT Info From CIOs
Many board members want CIOs to give them more and better information -- especially about IT risk.
Microsoft accepted PR backlash to protect IP in Kibkalo leak
Microsoft had no choice but to bite the bullet and take the inevitable public relations backlash stemming from last week's disclosure that it...
Survey: State of the enterprise 2014
Cloud, mobile and other tech investments are expected to yield benefits to both the top and bottom lines. But communication, integration and shadow...
Mozilla names Brendan Eich, creator of JavaScript, as CEO
Mozilla named co-founder Brendan Eich, best known as the creator of JavaScript, as its new CEO, filling the spot that had been vacant for nearly a...
The Grill: Rotary CIO Peter Markos
Peter Markos, CIO and general manager for Rotary International, contends with challenges ranging from authenticating a constantly changing list of...
How to Bridge the Gap Between HR and IT
A poor IT-HR relationship can lead to bad IT hires. IT managers need to provide HR with sharp questions about applicants' technical skills. And...
Tim Cook's approval ranking climbs one spot in top-50 CEO list
Even as Apple CEO Tim Cook is blasted by some investors for not being the next Steve Jobs, the company's employees boosted his approval rating to...
McGovern recalled as 'a catalyst of the computer industry'
In June 1967, when Patrick J. McGovern published the first issue of Computerworld it did something different. It reported on the computing industry...
How to Make Meetings More Productive
With the right collaboration tools and an open-minded management team, the phrase 'productive meeting' doesn't have to be an oxymoron.
Apple hands stock worth $12.1M to top execs in retention deal
Apple last week gave six top executives $12.1 million each in stock grants that will vest over the next four years, according to filings with the...
Do you understand your company's personality?
Corporate culture may matter even more to your project's success than ROI does. Here's how to work with it rather than against it.
Cisco patches vulnerabilities in small business routers and wireless LAN controllers
Cisco Systems released new firmware versions for some of its small business routers and wireless LAN controllers in order to address vulnerabilities...
CIO not the only one to blame for Target breach
That someone had to take the fall for the massive breach at Target is neither surprising nor unexpected. The only question is whether more heads will...
More top-tier Microsoft execs head to the exit
Two of Microsoft's top executives will leave the company, including its head of marketing and the former CEO of Skype.
At DirecTV, the CEO and CIO Are on the Same Wavelength
Michael White, CEO of DirecTV, describes the company's innovation culture and what he expects from his CIOa(c).
Connected car, global SIM offerings drive Jasper Wireless' ambitions
New Connected Car Cloud and Global SIM offerings debuting this week are driving Jasper Wireless' efforts to be a leading provider of services and...
How CIOs Unravel IT Systems After a Business Divestiture
With divestitures on the rise, CIOs at Hess, DuPont and other companies that are selling off pieces of the business must rip apart deeply integrated...