Don't-Miss Hardware Stories
Movies with tech themes are fun, but their depiction of computing in the workplace is typically problematic.
Stieger Leet PC
For a show that's supposed to be all about mobile, MWC packed a ton of killer stuff that should appeal to PC buffs, Microsoft watchers, and people who just like to get things done.
Two sisters have developed a robot-building kit that they want to sell to schools.
IBM is pulling out all the stops to make Watson cognitive computing platform a success
AMD is using BlueStacks dual-OS Android system and some extra code to play 'Angry Birds' on a tablet -- without touching the screen
Tech mergers and acquisition activity soared in the second half of 2013, PricewaterhouseCoopers says
Higher clock speeds for gamers; same double-precision for developers.
The eventual successor to Kepler promises high-end gaming performance from low-end video cards.
But extends end-of-sales date for business PCs running Windows 7 Professional
Recent data theft prompts companies to evaluate new ways of protecting customer information (but not as many as you'd think).
Windows 8 haters can continue to buy PCs pre-loaded with WIndows 7 beyond 2014, but they'll have to splurge on a business machine.
Because bringing your own operating system to the party is a bummer when your PC can't find it.
While business units are slowly gaining more influence in IT purchasing, CIOs should embrace this, according to the analyst firm