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This Mother's Day Give Tech Support Instead of Chocolate

Your mom needs lessons in technology more than she needs a box of chocolates--give her some tech skills for Mother's Day.

Quora: The Next Social Network IT Pros Need to Know?

Quora is an increasingly popular social network for asking and answering questions on topics ranging from how Britney Spears was discovered to how to flee Tokyo after an earthquake.

10 Useful Android Apps For IT Pros

Good news for network administrators, tech support staffers and other IT pros who use Android phones: There are hundreds of apps designed to help.

Seven Dirty Consultant Tricks (and How to Avoid Them)

Scope change, empty suits, kickbacks -- beware IT consultants looking to turn your IT project into their cash cow.

Tech Support Goes Social

Tech companies like AT&T, Dell, and Microsoft are flocking to Facebook, Twitter, and other social networks to connect with customers and and help them resolve support issues.

IT Workloads up as Tech Added Sans Staff

As data centers continue to add technology, they aren't necessarily adding people to manage their servers, new surveys have found.

How to Quit Your Job The Right Way

Given signs that the IT job market is finally thawing, IT professionals are actively searching for better career opportunities. Who can blame them?

Eight Quick and Easy Productivity Wins for IT

Here are eight ways to help speed progress on critical IT projects and make your department look good.

5 Signs That Your Techies Are Being Poached

With IT hiring on the rise, your most talented employees may be getting offers outside your company.

Forrester: IT Staff Must Become 'Teachers' to the Business

The IT department will need to be equipped with teaching skills if they want to be of value to businesses of the future, according to Forrester.