Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Virtual meetings now favored by majority of firms, survey says

8/21/2014

  • TG Daily

More executives are coordinating with colleagues virtually as telepresence technologies gradually supplant in-person meetings in enterprise collaboration, data show. A survey by YouGov found that 60% … Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

Google gives marketers deep-linking tool for YouTube, Search promotion

8/20/2014

  • MediaPost Communications

Google announced that developers and marketers can now promote applications on YouTube and the company's Search feature through deep-linking practices. The search ads for the apps are shown only to us… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Lenovo touts affordable desktop PCs for SMBs

8/21/2014

  • PCWorld

Lenovo has introduced three desktop PCs aimed at budget-conscious small businesses. The company says the models offer Smart USB Protection for IT managers and hybrid hard drives that combine speed and… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Free webinar: Using smartphones in the classroom

8/21/2014

Join us on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 5 p.m. Eastern for Using Smartphones in the Classroom with Shannon Holden, assistant principal at Republic Middle School in Missouri. Learn more and pre-register. Join t… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Security firm receives $21M more in funding

8/21/2014

  • GigaOm

Investors have put another $21 million into vArmour, a data-center-security startup that has raised a total of $42 million. The company plans to use the money to hire more sales personnel, and CEO Tim… Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

IRS website offers small-business tax guidance

8/17/2014

  • Fox Business Small Business Center

Navigating the tax code can be a complex task for small businesses, and professional guidance may be in order, writes Bonnie Lee, owner of Taxpertise. However, it's important to educate yourself, and … Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

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

Why it's best to approach job networking as a "buyer"

8/18/2014

  • Entrepreneur online

Job seekers should approach networking meetings as "buyers" and offer value to those they meet, career experts suggest in this article by marketing consultant Brian Honigman. Instead of selling their … Read More