Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

For tech pros eying the chief exec seat, changing roles means new skills

8/26/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The blurring lines between technology and business strategy are giving more tech executives a pathway to the role of CEO, but making the leap requires chief information officers to leverage new skill … Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

App gives addicts access to recovery support

8/25/2014

  • Washington Times, The

A mobile application developed at the University of Wisconsin at Madison is helping addicts stay sober through instant access to help when substance abuse triggers come knocking. The app provides imme… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Sources: Intel to push tablet-processor shipments

8/26/2014

  • DigiTimes
  • Register (U.K.), The

Intel is making aggressive moves to ship 25 million tablet processors during the second half of 2014 as it seeks to supply tablet-makers in China and Taiwan, sources say. Separately, slides posted onl… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Companies create cognitive-development programs for schools

8/26/2014

  • District Administration magazine

This article highlights cognitive-development programs that blend brain research and technology in an effort to improve student learning. Wendy Drexler, chief innovation officer for the International … Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

HubSpot will go public on New York Stock Exchange

8/26/2014

  • Reuters

HubSpot, a provider of advertising and marketing software, has filed for an initial public offering on the New York Stock Exchange, and said it had more than 11,000 customers as of the end of June. JP… Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Verizon exec sees consensus on need to revamp telecom act

8/21/2014

  • Multichannel News

Policy differences aside, telecom industry stakeholders generally agree that the 1996 Telecommunications Act needs to be updated, Verizon Executive Vice President Craig Silliman told a tech conference… Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

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

Study: Shale gas boom may add a million manufacturing jobs by 2025

8/11/2014

  • Examiner (Washington, D.C.), The

The U.S. shale gas boom is expected to create up to a million jobs in manufacturing by 2025 amid technological advances in hydraulic fracturing, according to a University of Michigan report. Low-cost … Read More