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Bracket Computing Launches to Virtualize Public, Private Clouds

eWeek - Application Development - 4 hours 6 min ago
Startup encapsulates all of an enterprise's IT assets and services -- cloud or whatever -- into its own virtual data center.
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Ex-IBMers Launch Watson-Based Cognitve Scale

eWeek - Application Development - 6 hours 38 min ago
Cognitive Scale, a new company founded by former members of the IBM Watson team, delivers a cognitive computing platform in the cloud for enterprises.
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Wearables Coming Soon: LG G Watch R, Sony SmartWatch R

eWeek - Application Development - 6 hours 53 min ago
LG 's new LG G Watch R smartwatch will soon be rolled out around the globe, while Sony's new SmartWatch 3 is available for preorder for $250 from Verizon Wireless.
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Microsoft Opens Door to Kinect Apps for Windows

eWeek - Application Development - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 00:10
Microsoft sets the stage for motion-sensing Windows apps with a new software development kit and virtual shelf space in its app store.
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NYPD Officers to Receive City-Issued Smartphones, Tablets

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 23:50
New York's police officers have never all had city-issued devices, but that will change as 34,500 NYPD officers are outfitted with smartphones and tablets.
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HP Looking to Sell H3C Networking Subsidiary: Reports

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 23:15
The company, weeks after saying it was splitting in two, wants to sell at least 51 percent of its Chinese networking business, according to reports.
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Microsoft Lumia Smartphones Are Official, Nokia Not Quite Gone

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 22:40
Microsoft drops the Nokia name from future Lumia smartphones, but reserves the brand for entry-level devices.
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Android Wear Updated With GPS Support, Offline Music Features

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 22:00
The two key new features make Android Wear more significant as a wearable software platform.
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DevOps: Stop Talking and Start Doing | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:30
Can we shift the conversation from talking about DevOps to sharing lessons learned about trying to implement DevOps? Over the past several months, I have had numerous conversations with a variety of Fortune 500 companies about how to embrace DevOps. Most enterprises understand why DevOps is important but struggle to figure out how to get started and how to make progress. In fact, some of the large enterprises that are touted as the poster children for DevOps are really only in the early phases of adoption and have a lot of room for improvement. The important thing is that they stopped talking about DevOps and started doing something about it.

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Daily Tech Briefing: Oct. 24, 2014

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:15
.Net developers may be IBM's prize in cloud deal with Microsoft; Windows 10 to offer robust security; HP launches Intel-based Moonshot servers; and more news.
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The MacVittie-Roberts Wall of DOOM | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]

Java Developer's Journal - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:00
Now while we kidding around about naming this wall the "MacVittie-Roberts wall of DOOM", we weren't kidding about the need for better performance monitoring in production. After all, to definitely say that application performance is faster requires that we've measured performance after some change. You might notice that various forms of "measure" are bold. I could also italicize them, if it makes it would more clearly emphasize that measuring performance is critical to both improving and maintaining it.

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10 Ways Social Media Affects Recruiting, Job-Seeking Processes

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 20:15
In a fiercely competitive labor market, recruiters must engage candidates like a marketer would engage customers.
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AT&T Offers Fire Phone Buyers Kindle Fire HDX 7-Inch Slate for $50

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 20:10
For a limited period, if customers buy an Amazon Fire smartphone from AT&T, the carrier will throw in a Kindle Fire HDX 7-inch tablet for $50.
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LG Develops ARM-Based SoC for Smartphones

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 20:00
The device maker introduces the eight-core Nuclun processor in its new G3 Screen smartphone, which also supports LTE-A Cat 6 networking.
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Eight Ways to Avoid a BI Scare This Halloween

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 18:40
Data is the lifeblood of organizations, but poorly handled data management can produce a number of issues that would give any executive a scare.
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Salesforce Unveils Heroku DX

Devx: Latest Published Articles - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 18:15
"There is no step 2," says the company.
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Microsoft Cloud Computing Revenue Rises 128%

Devx: Latest Published Articles - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 18:05
The company credits its cloud success for excellent quarterly financials.
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Apple's iMac With Retina 5K Display: Features That Stand Out

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 18:00
Sure, there's a high-quality screen, but there's much more to Apple's iMac with Retina 5K display that many consumers and even enterprise customers might like.
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Microsoft Scrambles to Fix Zero-Day Flaw in OLE

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:45
A Sandworm variant gets a "Fix it" update, but not yet a full patch. The flaw abuses the same OLE technology that enables the Sandworm bug.
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Genuitec Ships GapDebug Tool for PhoneGap Mobile Apps

eWeek - Application Development - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:30
Genuitec's free GapDebug tool provides a simple debugging solution for developers building PhoneGap applications.
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