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SIM card hack has severe implications for business

Individuals are at risk from new SIM card vulnerabilities, but businesses have it even worse.

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Ban passwords, say advocates of alternative authentication

Passwords are obsolete, says a group of Silicon Valley tech companies who have formed a public advocacy campaign called Petition Against Passwords.

Guest blog posts drawing scrutiny from Google

New SEO advice says that guest blog posts may now be counterproductive.

Novell serves up business printing for BYOD era

Seeking a foothold in more enterprises running Microsoft software, Novell introduces an application to streamline the process of connecting employees to workspace printers, even if they are using non-Microsoft computers and mobile devices, such as iPhones.

It’s Time for Small Businesses to Move to Windows Server 2012 Essentials

The supply of Windows Small Business Server is drying up, but SMBs can embrace Windows Server 2012 Essentials instead.

With the arrival of its first mobile app, IFTTT is ready for small business

iPhone app lets users create recipes wherever inspiration strikes

Puppet Labs Acquires Cloudsmith to Expand IT Automation Platform

Puppet Labs is bringing new capabilities to its open source Puppet IT automation and system administration platform with acquisition of Cloudsmith.

Puppet acquires DevOps startup Cloudsmith

Open-source IT automation software vendor Puppet Labs has acquired Cloudsmith, which provides tools and services that can help administrators and developers more easily use the Puppet software.

Gaming Twitter: How one man turns fake followers into windfall profits

Wonder why the fake-follower business is booming? Because it's easy and profitable. An insider shows us how it all works.

How to keep terrorists, hackers and other bad guys from stealing your data

Here's what it takes to ensure security without breaking the bank.

Some data center operators take their chances with floods

Even most of those hit hardest by Hurricane Sandy are hardening their facilities instead of moving them entirely. In the storm-prone South, however, it's a different story.

On-the-fly office: Transform your hotel room into a productive workspace with these essential tools

With this monitor, modem, and more, you'll have everything you need to take care of business.

Chinese hackers hurt business, Congressional committee told

Amid a week of economic meetings between top U.S. and Chinese officials, lawmakers hear warnings about escalating costs of theft of U.S. firms' intellectual property.