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Mon, April 21, 2014 - Technology chiefs in the federal government say they struggle with their role within their departments and agencies. A bill passed in the House and pending in the Senate could give federal CIOs more authority, though.
Mon, April 21, 2014 - Twitter has taken a slow approach in the rollout of new ad products and changes to the user interface, but that's beginning to change. Following its deeper integration with MoPub, Twitter is expected to reveal a series of new ad products alongside a refined and more feature-rich user experience.
Mon, April 21, 2014 - Medical professionals in 10 states have become victims of identity theft, after someone used their personal information, including Social Security Number, to file fraudulent tax returns.
Mon, April 21, 2014 - Dr. C. Martin Harris, CIO at Cleveland Clinic and a former health technology adviser to President Obama, is using technology to redefine healthcare for patients and caregivers alike.
Fri, April 18, 2014 - Americans are optimistic about scientific inventions on the horizon, though are cautious about future uses of DNA, robots, drones and always-on implants, according to the latest Pew Research Center survey on future technology.
Fri, April 18, 2014 - Dell's Original Equipment Manufacturer division makes custom PCs for companies in a variety of industries. It also makes money. With sales of plain ol' out-of-the-box machines on the decline, this might point to the future of the PC.
Thu, April 17, 2014 - Between the federal Healthcare.gov site and various state websites, more than 8 million Americans signed up for 2014 healthcare coverage on a health insurance exchange. Building those exchanges proved to be much, much easier said than done. Here's a quick look at who succeeded and who failed.
Thu, April 17, 2014 - Southern California Edison is outsourcing part of its IT operations, and the jobs may be going overseas.
Thu, April 17, 2014 - The evolving nature of cyberattacks demands a more dynamic response, according to government CIOs making an effort to implement real-time, continuous monitoring and reporting for security issues.
Thu, April 17, 2014 - A strongly worded letter from Oracle's co-president says Cover Oregon's woes are the state's fault
Thu, April 17, 2014 - Emergency room physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center are four months into a pilot program where they are using Google's computerized eyeglasses to help treat patients.
Thu, April 17, 2014 - Fifty billion devices will connect to the Internet in the next few years. It's up to vendors to make sure they do, in fact, connect to the Internet -- and provide reliable data, security and customer experience. Otherwise, analysts warn, the future may bring an Internet of Broken Things.
Wed, April 16, 2014 - Car companies at the International Auto Show here showed off their versions of popular smartphone interface technology, which allows vehicle infotainment systems to connect to and use mobile apps.
Wed, April 16, 2014 - An approach that has worked for centuries in all sorts of industries is just as applicable to the security field