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Panasonic Upgrades Toughbook 31 with Better Battery, Intel Processor

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 14:00
The design features a shock-mounted, flex-connect quick-release hard drive, sunlight-viewable touchscreen and a full magnesium alloy case with handle.
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Daily Video: Microsoft to Bundle Office With Windows 10 Phones, Tablets

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 07:35
Microsoft to bundle Office with Windows 10 smartphones, mini tablets; Windows 10 opens opportunities for developers; Dell, Lenovo: PCs are alive and well; and more.
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GE's Industrial Internet of Things as a Service | @ThingsExpo [#IoT]

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 07:00
In their session at @ThingsExpo, Shyam Varan Nath, Principal Architect at GE, and Ibrahim Gokcen, who leads GE's advanced IoT analytics, focused on the Internet of Things / Industrial Internet and how to make it operational for business end-users. Learn about the challenges posed by machine and sensor data and how to marry it with enterprise data. They also discussed the tips and tricks to provide the Industrial Internet as an end-user consumable service using Big Data Analytics and Industrial Cloud.

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Categories: Java, Media

Microsoft Continues to See Impact of Transition to Cloud

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 05:45
Microsoft's move to be the key provider of software and solutions to the mobile-first, cloud-first world pays off as the company transitions.
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Cortana Makes Windows 10 Debut in January Preview Build

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 05:20
After months of rumors and finally making an appearance at last week's Windows 10 press event, users can finally test Microsoft's digital assistant on the desktop.
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Why Reliable Business Class WiFi Connections Are Hard to Find

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 05:17
NEWS ANALYSIS: Many WiFi products are sold to businesses and even more consumer products are used by business, but true business-class WiFi is rarer than you think.
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HP Enhances SureStart Tech to Protect Users From BIOS Attacks

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 05:15
SureStart promises a self-healing PC BIOS and an "AirGap" technology, which is separated from the rest of the system to provide improved security.
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Google Reportedly Bringing Fiber to Raleigh-Durham Next

eWeek - Application Development - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 01:00
The tech giant is reportedly getting ready to launch its Google Fiber high-speed broadband Internet and TV service in North Carolina's Research Triangle Park.
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Unit Testing By @Logentries | @DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 00:00
Log data provides the most granular view into what is happening across your systems, applications, and end users. Logs can show you where the issues are in real-time, and provide a historical trending view over time. Logs give you the whole picture. So you've started to build applications with AngularJS; or, maybe you've done unit testing before but haven't used it with AngularJS; or, maybe it's all new to you, but either way this article should help to orient you to the value of using Karma with Jasmine and offer some tips on displaying functionalities of Angular JS. Let's get started! My app is small it doesn't need any tests, right?

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Categories: Java, Media

Dale Kim of @MapR Joins SYS-CON Authors | @ThingsExpo [#IoT]

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 00:00
Dale Kim is the Director of Industry Solutions at MapR. His background includes a variety of technical and management roles at information technology companies. While his experience includes work with relational databases, much of his career pertains to non-relational data in the areas of search, content management, and NoSQL, and includes senior roles in technical marketing, sales engineering, and support engineering. Dale holds an MBA from Santa Clara University, and a BA in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley.

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The Migration to Cloud Computing By @JohnSavageau | @CloudExpo [#Cloud]

Java Developer's Journal - Tue, 01/27/2015 - 00:00
A couple years ago I attended several "fast pitch" competitions and events for entrepreneurs in Southern California, all designed to give startups a chance to "pitch" their ideas in about 60 seconds to a panel of representatives from the local investment community. Similar to television's "Shark Tank," most of the ideas pitches were harshly critiqued, with the real intent of assisting participating entrepreneurs in developing a better story for approaching investors and markets.

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Categories: Java, Media

Commemorating the 100th Anniversary of Long-Distance Calling

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:50
Phone calls and the phone system sure have changed a lot in the 100 years since the first transcontinental call was made in the U.S. back in January 1915.
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Coinbase Brings Stability, Regulation to Bitcoin

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:45
Coinbase launches a U.S.-based Bitcoin exchange that the firm believes will "bring stability and trust to the exchange space."
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Three Technologies That Will Change the World By @IanKhanLive [#Cloud]

Java Developer's Journal - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:45
Three technologies that will change the face of the world are realistic, present and growing. Revolutionary in nature, these technologies have not reached their pinnacle yet but are growing quite significantly. Predicted to become a $200 billion industry by 2020, the cloud is now reaching a stable stage of growth. As a cloud advocate I work within the industry and can comfortably say that everything about the cloud is growing at a significant pace. This includes smaller verticals and specializations within the cloud, not to mention Business Intelligence, analytics, and other cloud-powered platforms and services

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Service Automation Takes a Big Step Up the Maturity Model by @JohnSavageau [#SDN]

Java Developer's Journal - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:45
SDNs, or more specifically provisioning automation platforms service provider interconnections, and have crept into nearly all marketing materials and elevator pitches in discussions with submarine cable operators, networks, Internet Exchange Points, and carrier hotels. While some of the material may have included a bit of "SDN Washing," for the most part each operators and service provider engaging in the discussion understands and is scrambling to address the need for communications access, and is very serious in their acknowledgement of a pending industry "Paradigm shift" in service delivery models.

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Immutable Collections

Devx: Latest Published Articles - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:40
Learn more about this thread safe mechanism for creating collections in Windows Store, Windows 8, Desktop applications and PCL.
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Spark IO Creates a Button for Internet of Things

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:30
The Spark Internet Button enables users to interact with the IoT by creating triggers and responses in connected devices.
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White House Joins CyberTECH Data Privacy Day 2015 Event

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:22
Daylong seminar on the impact the IoT is having on individual and corporate privacy has attracted a number of high-level government and corporate representatives.
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Internet of Things 2015 @ThingsExpo New York 'Call for Papers' [#IoT]

Latest News from AJAX & RIA Journal - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 23:00
The 3rd International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that its Call for Papers is now open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the biggest idea since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago.

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Most Future iPhones, iPads Will Continue to Use Samsung Chips

eWeek - Application Development - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 22:55
About 75 percent of future iPhones and iPads will use Samsung chips, while at least one other supplier will be used as well, according to a report.
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