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27.10.2020
Advice for success from CEOs: Take big swings and never stop learning
Tech Republic

CEOs of Verizon, Accenture, and a music tech startup co-founder share the secrets to winning the corner office and staying sane in the process.
27.10.2020
5G and edge computing help retailers work smarter behind the scenes 
VentureBeat

Retailers can use edge computing, fed by 5G-capable IoT endpoints, to give their customers a safer, more convenient shopping experience.
27.10.2020
How to Write a Lean Startup Business Plan
Noobpreneur

One of the key documents every entrepreneur needs when starting a small business is a business plan. When we think of a business plan, we tend to think of its… Read more » The post How to Write a Lean Startup Business Plan appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
27.10.2020
Hiring managers rate Linux, DevOps, and cloud expertise as most in-demand skills
Tech Republic

The Linux Foundation jobs report finds significant drop in demand for SysAdmins from 49% in 2018 to 35% this year.
27.10.2020
Advice for success from CEOs: Take big swings and never stop learning
Tech Republic

CEOs of Verizon, Accenture, and a music tech startup co-founder share the secrets to winning the corner office and staying sane in the process.
27.10.2020
Top reasons why businesses should deploy Desktop as a Service (DaaS)
Tech Republic

Desktop as a Service can save your organization time and money by outsourcing the management of your desktop PCs to a cloud provider.
27.10.2020
The CFO's guide to data management
Tech Republic

A new report by Deloitte offers tips for how to use advanced tools to solve data problems when systems don't talk to one another, without large-scale investment.
26.10.2020
On the Week of the Election, Social Media Must Go Dark
Ideas

CEOs should voluntarily shut down their platforms to help stanch the spread of misinformation—and protect democracy.
26.10.2020
Researchers suggest AI can learn common sense from animals
VentureBeat

AI practitioners can draw lessons from scientists working with animals to train reinforcement learning agents, a recent paper found.
26.10.2020
Can the Department of Justice teach Google how to share?
VentureBeat

The DoJ filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google this past week. But it won't be an easy fight for DoJ attorneys.
25.10.2020
There's No Turning Back on AI in the Military
Ideas

In the digital arms race with China, the only thing worse than fearing AI itself is the fear of not having it at all.
25.10.2020
Language learning game Drops hits 25 million users
VentureBeat

Drops made a game out of learning a language, and it's paying off. The company said it has hit 25 million users.
25.10.2020
AI Weekly: Constructive ways to take power back from Big Tech
VentureBeat

Here is some advice on how everybody can take power back from Big Tech companies like Facebook and Google.
25.10.2020
Indeed: The "fastest-rising" jobs in tech
Tech Republic

A new report highlights the most in-demand tech positions detailing the top skills for each role as well as average compensation.
25.10.2020
There's No Turning Back on AI in the Military
Ideas

In the digital arms race with China, the only thing worse than fearing AI itself is the fear of not having it at all.
25.10.2020
Language learning game Drops hits 25 million users
VentureBeat

Drops made a game out of learning a language, and it's paying off. The company said it has hit 25 million users.
22.10.2020
Microsoft Partners With Elon Musk's SpaceX to Target Space Customers
CNET Science

Microsoft is partnering with billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk-led SpaceX and others as it targets space customers, the software giant said on Tuesday.
22.10.2020
Top 5 smartphones for business professionals in 2020
Tech Republic

Here are five smartphones to consider the next time you're shopping for a new mobile device for work.
22.10.2020
The 2020 data and AI landscape
VentureBeat

Despite COVID's impact on the economy, many companies in the data ecosystem have not just survived but thrived. Here are some key areas to watch.
22.10.2020
How to actively build and maintain culture in a remote workplace
Tech Republic

Team and organizational culture is something that must be thoughtfully created and fostered, especially in a distributed workforce.
22.10.2020
How AI can help boost alternative and renewable energy use
Tech Republic

The challenge of inconsistent flow of wind and solar energy is getting help from artificial intelligence, helping companies predict and adapt, saving them money.
22.10.2020
Big data and DevOps: No longer separate silos, and that's a good thing
Tech Republic

The pandemic has caused major shifts in the way IT and big data work. Now they may be working together for better outcomes.
22.10.2020
Microsoft Partners With Elon Musk's SpaceX to Target Space Customers
CNET Science

Microsoft is partnering with billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk-led SpaceX and others as it targets space customers, the software giant said on Tuesday.
22.10.2020
Now could be a great time to switch jobs or change careers altogether
Tech Republic

We spoke with an HR executive and a professor of leadership development to gain a better understanding of the trends reshaping long-held hiring standards, future employment opportunities, and more.
22.10.2020
How AI can help boost alternative and renewable energy use
Tech Republic

The challenge of inconsistent flow of wind and solar energy is getting help from artificial intelligence, helping companies predict and adapt, saving them money.
22.10.2020
The 2020 data and AI landscape
VentureBeat

Despite COVID's impact on the economy, many companies in the data ecosystem have not just survived but thrived. Here are some key areas to watch.
21.10.2020
What to Know About Employee Health Screenings
Noobpreneur

Employee health screenings have taken on a new meaning in the COVID era. It’s not uncommon for employees to now have employee health screening stations. Some businesses are also doing… Read more » The post What to Know About Employee Health Screenings appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
21.10.2020
U.S. Department of Justice files antitrust lawsuit against Google
VentureBeat

The U.S. Justice Department alleges that Google carries out anticompetitive business practices and maintains monopolies in search and advertising.
21.10.2020
Apple invites Black founders and developers to 2021 Entrepreneur Camp
VentureBeat

As part of its $100 million commitment to racial equity, Apple has opened applications to an Entrepreneur Camp for Black Founders, to be held in early 2021.
21.10.2020
Top tech trends for 2021: Gartner predicts hyperautomation, AI and more will dominate business technology
Tech Republic

Operational resiliency is key as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to change how companies will do business next year.
21.10.2020
How to Choose your Lead Generation Tool?
Noobpreneur

Generating leads is the first step in the customer acquisition process. This crucial operation allows you to extend your market share, increase your sales and strengthen the reputation of your… Read more » The post How to Choose your Lead Generation Tool? appeared first on Noobpreneur.co...
21.10.2020
What to Know About Employee Health Screenings
Noobpreneur

Employee health screenings have taken on a new meaning in the COVID era. It’s not uncommon for employees to now have employee health screening stations. Some businesses are also doing… Read more » The post What to Know About Employee Health Screenings appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
21.10.2020
4 key moves CIOs can use to accelerate digital business according to Gartner
Tech Republic

Gartner outlines how CIOs can move their companies ahead next year and gain long-term agility.
21.10.2020
Most employees don't feel adequately supported by their managers
Tech Republic

Weekly one-on-one meetings between managers and employees are the answer, according to a new 15Five 2020 Workplace Report.
21.10.2020
U.S. Department of Justice files antitrust lawsuit against Google
VentureBeat

The U.S. Justice Department alleges that Google carries out anticompetitive business practices and maintains monopolies in search and advertising.
20.10.2020
3 Things to Consider Before Buying a Franchise (and Hate your Decision for it)
Noobpreneur

When it comes to starting a small business, people find franchise opportunities as one of the easiest and most lucrative options they can start with. But franchise business is not… Read more » The post 3 Things to Consider Before Buying a Franchise (and Hate your Decision for it) appeare...
20.10.2020
How to Choose your Lead Generation Tool?
Noobpreneur

Generating leads is the first step in the customer acquisition process. This crucial operation allows you to extend your market share, increase your sales and strengthen the reputation of your… Read more » The post How to Choose your Lead Generation Tool? appeared first on Noobpreneur.co...
20.10.2020
Japan to join the U.S. and Europe in regulating Big Tech over market abuses
VentureBeat

Japan will join forces with the U.S and Europe to take on any market abuses by the four Big Tech companies, the new head of its antitrust watchdog said.
20.10.2020
IBM report: Employees say they have a lack of skills, support, and transparency
Tech Republic

Companies underestimate the challenges they face with employees during the COVID-19 crisis, according to a new IBM study.
20.10.2020
3 Things to Consider Before Buying a Franchise (and Hate your Decision for it)
Noobpreneur

When it comes to starting a small business, people find franchise opportunities as one of the easiest and most lucrative options they can start with. But franchise business is not… Read more » The post 3 Things to Consider Before Buying a Franchise (and Hate your Decision for it) appeare...
20.10.2020
Most employees don't feel adequately supported by their managers
Tech Republic

Weekly one-on-one meetings between managers and employees are the answer, according to a new 15Five 2020 Workplace Report.
19.10.2020
Here’s how the Big Tech breakup should go down
VentureBeat

A congressional subcommittee recommended a Big Tech breakup last week. Here’s what should happen to Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon.
19.10.2020
Mobile game publisher Playtika files to go public in window for game IPOs
VentureBeat

Mobile game publisher Playtika announced today that it has filed to go public in an initial public offering, based on a statement issued today.
19.10.2020
Recognizing data points that signal trends for the future of business post-pandemic
VentureBeat

Businesses planning an enterprise strategy for after the pandemic should look for trends hiding in scattershot data points.
18.10.2020
Here’s how the Big Tech breakup should go down
VentureBeat

A congressional subcommittee recommended a Big Tech breakup last week. Here’s what should happen to Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon.
18.10.2020
U.S. senators ask Amazon about employee tracking and union-blocking allegations
VentureBeat

Democratic senators sent a letter to Jeff Bezos, demanding answers over Amazon's alleged moves to monitor employees and limit efforts to form unions.
18.10.2020
Recognizing data points that signal trends for the future of business post-pandemic
VentureBeat

Businesses planning an enterprise strategy for after the pandemic should look for trends hiding in scattershot data points.
18.10.2020
Top 5G smartphones of 2020
Tech Republic

2020 is the year of the 5G smartphone, with all the major players releasing devices that are able to take advantage of the latest cellular technology. Here are 5G smartphones worth checking out.
18.10.2020
How to choose a Google Workspace plan
Tech Republic

New customers may choose any plan, but legacy G Suite customers will want to pay attention to pricing and features.
18.10.2020
Here’s how the Big Tech breakup should go down
VentureBeat

A congressional subcommittee recommended a Big Tech breakup last week. Here’s what should happen to Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon.
15.10.2020
Google Cloud promises it won’t pry into customer data
VentureBeat

Google Cloud's Andrew Moore today pledged not to review data enterprise customers share and introduced a personal information redaction tool.
15.10.2020
Zoom launches Zapps to bring third-party apps into video calls
VentureBeat

Zoom is launching Zapps, third-party applications that integrate into the platform's existing workflow. Partners include Atlassian, Salesforce, and Slack.
15.10.2020
The best (and worst) cities for remote workers
Tech Republic

If you'd like to continue to work remotely post-pandemic, here are the best and worst cities to live in, according to a new report from LawnStarter.
15.10.2020
IoT security: University creates new labels for devices to increase awareness for consumers
Tech Republic

What if you could compare security on IoT devices, similar to nutrition labels, before you buy them? One organization is trying to make that happen.
14.10.2020
Considering the iPhone 12 mini or the iPhone SE? Here's how to choose
Tech Republic

Apple's smallest phone in years will fit easily into a pocket. Here's a guide to help choose between two of Apple's newest devices.
14.10.2020
Farming assistant app Agrolly wins IBM's Call for Code contest
Tech Republic

The innovative platform will be a one-stop-shop for farmers seeking out more information on what to plant and when.
14.10.2020
Focusing on Workplace Safety: How Employers Can Keep Their Team Safe
Noobpreneur

Your employees are the beating heart of your business. Without them, you’re going to struggle to make a profit and to move your business forward. So, keeping them safe and… Read more » The post Focusing on Workplace Safety: How Employers Can Keep Their Team Safe appeared first on Noobpre...
14.10.2020
Focusing on Workplace Safety: How Employers Can Keep Their Team Safe
Noobpreneur

Your employees are the beating heart of your business. Without them, you’re going to struggle to make a profit and to move your business forward. So, keeping them safe and… Read more » The post Focusing on Workplace Safety: How Employers Can Keep Their Team Safe appeared first on Noobpre...
14.10.2020
How to use Google Workspace visitor sharing
Tech Republic

Collaborate securely in Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and more with anyone who has an email address--no Google account required.
14.10.2020
Remote development success: Lessons we can learn from the Drupal 9 team
Tech Republic

Acquia's senior director of product and community development talks about the final push to release Drupal 9 amidst the sudden shift to remote work and offers advice for working from home and managing remote teams.
14.10.2020
Economic recovery: Job postings up 12% in September
Tech Republic

COVID-19's devastating impact left millions out of work, but Monster's latest hiring report shows teams rebuilding in transportation, retail, manufacturing, healthcare, tech, and more.
14.10.2020
Top 5 programming languages for mobile app developers to learn
Tech Republic

These languages will help current and new mobile application developers navigate the programming landscape to code apps that are stable, secure, and compatible with modern mobile architectures.
14.10.2020
The pandemic's continuing impact on mental health and burnout in the workplace
Tech Republic

Employees have less energy for outside activities, less interest in socializing, more trouble sleeping, and turn to more alcohol or substance use, Limeade reports.
14.10.2020
Doing more with less: A conversation on automation in performance marketing   
VentureBeat

Industry leaders dive into how automation is being applied to user acquisition and marketing strategies -- and what success looks like.
14.10.2020
How to improve the cybersecurity of your remote workers
Tech Republic

Cyberattacks against businesses have spiked since the shift to remote work began in early 2020, says Keeper Security.
14.10.2020
Focusing on Workplace Safety: How Employers Can Keep Their Team Safe
Noobpreneur

Your employees are the beating heart of your business. Without them, you’re going to struggle to make a profit and to move your business forward. So, keeping them safe and… Read more » The post Focusing on Workplace Safety: How Employers Can Keep Their Team Safe appeared first on Noobpre...
14.10.2020
Considering the iPhone 12 mini or the iPhone SE? Here's how to choose
Tech Republic

Apple's smallest phone in years will fit easily into a pocket. Here's a guide to help choose between two of Apple's newest devices.
13.10.2020
U.S. TikTok rival Triller could go public
VentureBeat

Triller, a budding TikTok competitor, is in discussions with blank-check acquisition companies about a merger that would take the company public.
13.10.2020
Trump’s ‘Miracle Cure’ for Covid Is a Logistical Nightmare
Ideas

If the drug is authorized, who will be eligible for the treatment? Where will it be administered? How much will it cost?
13.10.2020
When AI hurts people, who is held responsible?
VentureBeat

Without government intervention or accelerated evolution of negligence law, people hurt by AI may have little or no redress, according to a recent analysis.
13.10.2020
Top 5 ways remote leadership is different
Tech Republic

Managing a team remotely presents a unique set of challenges for leaders. Tom Merritt lists five ways remote leadership is different.
13.10.2020
Top 5 programming languages for mobile app developers to learn
Tech Republic

These languages will help current and new mobile application developers navigate the programming landscape to code apps that are stable, secure, and compatible with modern mobile architectures.
13.10.2020
Economic recovery: Job postings up 12% in September
Tech Republic

COVID-19's devastating impact left millions out of work, but Monster's latest hiring report shows teams rebuilding in transportation, retail, manufacturing, healthcare, tech, and more.
13.10.2020
How to use Google Workspace visitor sharing
Tech Republic

Collaborate securely in Google Docs, Sheets, Slides, and more with anyone who has an email address--no Google account required.
12.10.2020
Intellivision shows off Amico’s hardware design, with a Qualcomm processor
VentureBeat

Intellivision showed off the hardware design of its Amico retro game console, complete with a new Qualcomm Snapdragon processor.
12.10.2020
September is 2020’s biggest month so far for game industry TV ad spend
VentureBeat

The TV advertising spree for game brands continued in September with a 76.35% increase in estimated spend, up to $39.5 million from August’s $22.4 million.
12.10.2020
7 Ways to Utilise IT Consultancy Services For Your London Business
Noobpreneur

It’s the digital age, and practically every business in the UK needs to utilise technology in some form or another. Whether it’s to store crucial business data or allow employees… Read more » The post 7 Ways to Utilise IT Consultancy Services For Your London Business appeared first on No...
11.10.2020
A Political Ad Ban Won’t Fix Facebook’s Election Problem
Ideas

A performative post-election ban won’t solve anything. But cutting off the platform’s data-driven rage machine will.
11.10.2020
IBM will split into 2 public companies to focus on cloud growth
VentureBeat

IBM is splitting itself into two public companies, capping a years-long effort to diversify away from its legacy businesses.
11.10.2020
September is 2020’s biggest month so far for game industry TV ad spend
VentureBeat

The TV advertising spree for game brands continued in September with a 76.35% increase in estimated spend, up to $39.5 million from August’s $22.4 million.
10.10.2020
10 Tips to Give Your Boutique Business a Boost & Increase Sales
Noobpreneur

Does your boutique business feel like it’s stuck in last season? Maybe your online boutique got off to a totally promising start, but now it’s hit a lull. Hey, it… Read more » The post 10 Tips to Give Your Boutique Business a Boost & Increase Sales appeared first on Noobpreneur.com....
10.10.2020
The secrets of small data: How machine learning finally reached the enterprise
VentureBeat

Transfer learning and collective learning enable enterprises to build machine learning models using small data when big data isn't available.
10.10.2020
Tips on Turning Your Business Idea Into a Reality
Noobpreneur

We’ve all been there – lying awake at night or performing some monotonous task when the light bulb goes off! You’ve just had a great idea for your business. For… Read more » The post Tips on Turning Your Business Idea Into a Reality appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
10.10.2020
How the enterprise can shut down cyber criminals and protect a remote staff
Tech Republic

Hackers accidentally allowed into company software by security noncompliant employees cost businesses millions annually; we asked experts to weigh in on best safety practices.
08.10.2020
5 strategies for CISOs during a time of rapid business transformation
Tech Republic

A survey of business leaders by PwC finds the pandemic is causing rapid changes in the roles CISOs play, and offers five tips for ensuring that security remains stable as we enter a new normal.
08.10.2020
Big data: How wide should your lens be? It depends on your use
Tech Republic

How much data you have coming into your system can make a huge difference in your storage, bandwidth, and budget. Consider narrowing your aperture.
08.10.2020
Ali Ata: Pandemic-Driven Demand for Industrial Real Estate Is Growing
Noobpreneur

Industrial real estate is a bright spot in the commercial real estate (CRE) industry. According to Ali Ata, it is one of the few asset classes in CRE uniquely positioned… Read more » The post Ali Ata: Pandemic-Driven Demand for Industrial Real Estate Is Growing appeared first on Noobpren...
08.10.2020
Ali Ata: Pandemic-Driven Demand for Industrial Real Estate Is Growing
Noobpreneur

Industrial real estate is a bright spot in the commercial real estate (CRE) industry. According to Ali Ata, it is one of the few asset classes in CRE uniquely positioned… Read more » The post Ali Ata: Pandemic-Driven Demand for Industrial Real Estate Is Growing appeared first on Noobpren...
08.10.2020
9 data security trends IT departments should expect in 2021
Tech Republic

Remote work will lead to more phishing attacks and threats to accounting and marketing departments, according to IT security managers.
08.10.2020
The 3 Signs That your Business Needs a Board of Directors
Noobpreneur

There comes a time in the lifespan of every expanding business when they simply don’t have the capacity to directly approve every important big-picture decision as well as their day-to-day… Read more » The post The 3 Signs That your Business Needs a Board of Directors appeared first on N...
08.10.2020
Project managers: 5 ways developing exceptional active listening skills will help you achieve goals
Tech Republic

Do you passively or actively listen to others? Here's what project managers need to know about the difference and the value of developing exceptional active listening.
08.10.2020
5 strategies for CISOs during a time of rapid business transformation
Tech Republic

A survey of business leaders by PwC finds the pandemic is causing rapid changes in the roles CISOs play, and offers five tips for ensuring that security remains stable as we enter a new normal.
06.10.2020
2 reports offer mixed signals for US technology jobs in September
Tech Republic

CompTIA's tracker shows overall gains but IT-related job losses. BLS shows a second consecutive month of growth.
06.10.2020
5 traits other leaders can learn from successful project managers
Tech Republic

Some traits make project managers highly effective in achieving goals and collaborating with stakeholders. These skills aren't exclusive to project leaders; others can adopt them as well.
06.10.2020
Tech investment surges to unprecedented levels due to COVID-19
Tech Republic

Global companies spent around $15 billion extra a week on technology during the pandemic's first wave, Harvey Nash/KPMG CIO survey finds.
04.10.2020
Facebook’s AI matches people in need with those willing to assist
VentureBeat

Facebook's machine learning algorithms can match those in need of help during the pandemic with those willing to provide help, and vice versa.
04.10.2020
3 Reasons Why Information Should Be the Core of Your Web Enterprise
Noobpreneur

Why do we communicate with others? For two reasons (mainly)… to inform and to persuade; when you come to think of it, these two reasons are the driving forces of… Read more » The post 3 Reasons Why Information Should Be the Core of Your Web Enterprise appeared first on Noobpreneur.com.
04.10.2020
The Covid Information War Is Entering a Frightening New Phase
Ideas

Communication from the White House about Donald Trump’s infection will be opaque at best. Into that vacuum, misinformation will flow.
04.10.2020
IBM joins NIH effort to diagnose schizophrenia using AI
VentureBeat

IBM says it will join a U.S. National Institutes of Health effort to apply data analysis to finding diagnostic techniques and treatments for schizophrenia.
04.10.2020
Lossless or lossy: If you have big data, know what type of compression to use
Tech Republic

The different types of compression can have a huge effect on your big data transfers. Knowing what types to use is important for your business.
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