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SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Small but important tasks of leadership

9/22/2014

  • Three Star Leadership blog

Being productive while helping others grow is the dual mission of a leader, but most people are weaker at one of those, Wally Bock writes. "My advice: figure out which you do naturally and develop sys… Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

Source: Yahoo purchases cloud-based startup in India

9/22/2014

  • ZDNet
  • GigaOm
  • TheNextWeb.com
  • Economic Times (India), The

Yahoo reportedly has purchased India-based startup Bookpad, a cloud-based collaborative document-hosting and editing service. The Docspad platform will help Yahoo compete with Google Docs by allowing … Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Dell touts software-defined data center, cloud strategies

9/22/2014

  • ComputerWeekly.com (U.K.)

Michael Dell highlighted his company's focus on software-defined data centers and "microprocessor-based, cloud-based infrastructures" at a company conference last week. Dell also talked up advancement… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Educators share tips for tablet integration

9/22/2014

  • eSchool News (free registration)

Tablets must be integrated meaningfully into the classroom to yield positive results, according to three educators who have developed a gradual release of responsibility model for tablet integration. … Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Trend Micro offers latest version of its security suite

9/22/2014

  • eWeek

Trend Micro's Security 2015 is now available to consumers for Android, iOS, Mac and Windows. The suite includes a password manager, encrypting all website passwords. Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Cisco wants to put railroads on the connected devices superhighway

9/15/2014

  • eWeek
  • PCWorld

Cisco Systems has introduced Connected Rail, a suite of networking products to help railroads implement Internet of Things technology. The portfolio is said to help railroads upgrade their technology … Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering

Avoid being a know-it-all at work

9/15/2014

  • Fast Track, The

Keep a neutral stance at the office and don't stir the pot too much by correcting everyone's spoken or written mistakes, especially the little slip-ups. "Playing dumb illustrates the power of communic… Read More