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2014: The year the cloud killed the datacenter

This year more and more CxOs pulled the life support on their own datacenter infrastructure in favor of ever-maturing public and private cloud offerings.

Interstellar queller: Why Virgin Galactic won't have a Hollywood ending

Space travel is wrought with danger and peril. Which is why it should never be considered as a joyride for the wealthy.

Jabra Evolve 80: Serious business, incredible sound

For business pros that live in conference calls, but also enjoy their content on mobile devices, look no further than Jabra's new hybrid VOIP headset.

Griffin Survivor All-Terrain for iPad Air 2: Rugged and ready for action

Be it for active lifestyle or vertical application scenarios, the Survivor kicks most cases for Apple's latest tablet off the island.

Six Clicks: Scariest Tech Trends of 2014

Yes, it's Halloween of 2014, and we're here to revisit the technologies that are so frightening, they'll make you evacuate from multiple "interfaces".

iPad Air 2: Overkill and underwhelming

Apple's newest tablet is their thinnest and most powerful yet. So why am I disappointed?

Credit card fraud can be stopped. Here's how.

After $4,000 of fraudulent charges from Brazil on my AMEX, I'm chasing down all my auto-payment accounts and frequently used commerce sites. Again.

IBM's future: 6 things it needs to thrive

The GlobalFoundries semiconductor factory deal is only part of the recipe for Big Blue's ongoing survival. Here are a few other things that Armonk needs in order to maintain relevancy for the next decade and beyond.

Kindle Voyage: With the best e-reader, old eyes can do new tricks

For aging eyes, busy bookworms, or anyone tired of squinting when they read, Amazon has the prescription.

iPad: Art object or enterprise tablet?

If Cupertino wants to stave off that iPad sales slowdown, then it has to change the recipe. Or at least add some new dishes to the menu.

Why I'm cashing in my iPad Air today

Another year, another round of tablet upgrades.

OtterBox Defender for iPhone 6

Worried about getting the "bends" with Apple's latest smartphone? OtterBox has you covered.

Six Clicks: Shopping around for cloud storage

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

SANs maxxed out? In the market for cheap enterprise cloud storage? Here's the skinny to help you make an informed decision.

Apple: Fashion over function doesn't mean business

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

No-one will deny that Cupertino's products are fashionable and beautifully-designed. But that doesn't make them enterprise-grade.

If Apple can't stream an iPhone 6 event, is there really an enterprise story?

2 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Only a week after a public relations fiasco involving high-profile iCloud account breaches, Cupertino fails to reliably stream their iPhone 6 and Apple Watch event. This begs the question: can Apple be trusted to do anything enterprise-grade at all?

Consumer cloud storage needs to be enterprise class too: ask Jennifer Lawrence

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

We treat consumer cloud services as if they are expected to be less robust and less secure than the clouds we use for mission-critical data. But that should not be the case.

Why I ditched my servers for the Cloud

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Old habits die hard. But it no longer made sense for me to maintain my own systems anymore.

Our smartphone-obsessed society will leave behind few digital Mona Lisas

3 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

A de-emphasis on the permanence of expression as well as a lack of desire to preserve digital content will almost certainly result in the loss of many culturally significant works.

Apple, kindly fix your Wi-Fi on iOS

4 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

The latest Wi-Fi routers use 40Mhz channels for best throughput on the 2.4Ghz band. Problem: iOS only supports 20Mhz.

Six clicks: Ways to keep your tech, your home, and yourself cool

4 months agoTechnology : Tech Broiler

Trying not to overheat this summer? Here is some (literally) cool tech for you.

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