Lisa SchmeiserNewsletter Editor, InfoWorld

Lisa Schmeiser is the newsletters editor at InfoWorld.

BYOD blues: What to do when employees leave

The bring your own device (BYOD) trend is gaining steam, thanks to the cost benefits and increased productivity that can come from allowing employees to provision their own technology. Mobile workers are more likely to put in more hours, so if your employees want to buy their own equipment and do more work on their own time, it's a win for the company.

Recycle your old tech gear

What to do with your old tech gear when it no longer works? Recycle it. We show you how and where to be responsible with outdated stuff.

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Avoid gift card gotchas this holiday season

If your holiday shopping list includes gift cards for electronic retailers and other stores, here are some simple tips to make sure you're giving -- and receiving -- the most value.

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HP Plans to Roll Out Social Network for IT Pros

48Upper will target IT pros with promises of social collaboration and troubleshooting tips. But will the site actually benefit users?

Get the Most for Your Gear-buying Dollar

It's as inevitable as the turkey hangover the day after Thanksgiving: There's a hot new camera, game system or MP3 player everyone wants for the holidays, and...

Socially Conscious Shopping Apps

The primary challenge of being a socially-conscious consumer is finding products that fulfill your needs without sullying your conscience. A secondary challenge...

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First-aid Apps for the IPhone

No matter how prepared you might be for life's unexpected bumps and contusions--first aid kits in the cars, a Red Cross CPR certification in your wallet--there's...

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How to Recycle Your Mac

When your Mac is no longer the shiny new kid on the block, there's no shortage of ways to extend its useful life. An old Mac...

Will Apple's Stance on Ballot Measure Come Back to Haunt It?

Apple made headlines when it donated $100,000 to defeat a measure appearing on Tuesday's California ballot that would ban gay...

Will Apple's Stance on Ballot Measure Come Back to Haunt It?

Apple made headlines when it donated US$100,000 to defeat a measure appearing on Tuesday's California ballot that would ban...

Recession-Proof IT Jobs

Believe it or not, some tech jobs are still in demand. Find out which ones employers need to fill.

How Jobs' Profile Impacts Apple

Apple said it had 21,600 full-time employees at the end of its 2007 fiscal year. But as far as some people who follow the...

The Six Commandments of Social Networking at Work

Businesses ignore the technology at their peril. Naive use is just as risky. Get savvy with this guide to professional social tech use.