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Is a 'bring your own support' movement killing the help desk?

A "bring your own support" movement is sprouting up within BYOD programs as employees become more self-sufficient. Is this a death knell for the IT help desk? One possible savior: an enterprise Genius Bar.

How to keep IT projects under control: 13 tips

Project managers and experts share their best advice for keeping IT projects on schedule.

Scary flaw makes your USB ports a major security risk

Microsoft released seven new security bulletins for the March Patch Tuesday, including one for a vulnerability that seems straight from a movie thriller.

No end in sight to telework, survey finds

Despite recent moves at Yahoo and Best Buy, other companies say they plan to keep offering the benefit.

Google beefs up Chrome OS IT controls

IT admins now have more control over how workers use Chrome OS devices, covering areas like Web browsing, cookie acceptance and plug-in management.

Tackle overloaded Google Apps Gmail accounts with FreeSpace

If your users are constantly bumping into their storage limit, this app can help clear out space-hogging attachments.

Is Yahoo's telework ban shortsighted or savvy?

Employee morale will plummet and key people will quit as Yahoo forces workers to the office, critics say. But data about telecommuting comes to different conclusions.

When alien hardware invades: 4 keys to BYOD success

The ‘bring your own device’ revolution is invading workplaces nationwide, and whether you’re an IT admin or an employee, you must be ready to handle the growing pains.

How to find top IT talent on LinkedIn

As the social network counts more than 200 million members, more employers are using it to tap IT talent.

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BYOD gets attention at Mobile World Congress

Helping IT shops deal with the security and management of consumer smartphones and tablets in the workplace will be a big theme at Mobile World Congress this week.