kmingis

kmingis

Executive Editor

Ken Mingis is Executive Editor at Computerworld and oversees the day-to-day operation of, and strategic planning for, our website.

Articles by kmingis

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The changes coming to H-1B visas | TECH(talk)

The controversial H-1B visa program is seeing some changes that could smooth the visa application process – and proposed changes that could make it more restrictive. CIO's Sharon Florentine explains what's going on.
May 6, 2019
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Gender diversity in IT: How companies are getting tangible results | TECH(talk)

How much progress has been made in gender diversity in the IT field in the past few years? CIO writer Sharon Florentine, who frequently blogs about women in IT, talks with Juliet Beauchamp and Ken Mingis about companies that are leading the way.
March 12, 2019
The Takeaway: Tech bubble redux?
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The Takeaway: Tech bubble redux?

NASDAQ's hitting new highs, tech firms are getting serious VC backing and undergrad enrollments in computer science are up sharply. Is 2015 the new 1999?
July 27, 2015
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The Takeaway: The Windows 10 update cadence explained

With the launch of Windows 10 at the end of this month, Microsoft will also roll out an entirely new way of updating and upgrading the operating system. Here's a primer on how that should work.
July 16, 2015
The Takeaway: Mobile payments gain momentum
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The Takeaway: Mobile payments gain momentum

The push for mobile payments in the U.S. continues to build steam as banks shift to chip-embedded cards and merchants roll out new payment terminals that can accept them.
July 15, 2015
The Takeaway: The war over H-1Bs heats up
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The Takeaway: The war over H-1Bs heats up

Microsoft's announcement last week of layoffs prompted opponents of the H-1B visa program to quickly weigh in on the 'skills gap' debate.
July 13, 2015
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The Takeaway: Here’s how Windows 10 updates will work

As Microsoft preps Windows 10 for its July 29 rollout, the company is putting the finishing touches on how it will offer regular updates and patches. One thing is clear: Big changes are coming.
June 15, 2015