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SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

China criticizes U.S. finger-pointing following cybersecurity talks

7/10/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • New York Times (tiered subscription model), The
  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The

The United States and China concluded high-level talks that touched on the tension between the nations over cybersecurity. The discussions come as U.S. investigators look into what they say was a Chin… Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

Application Developers Alliance introduces developer resource site

7/8/2014

  • MediaPost Communications

The Application Developers Alliance has debuted DevsBuild.it, a business tool site for developers. Content from the Alliance is featured, along with links to helpful information from other industry le… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

IDC: Businesses need to cut IT complexity to reduce costs

7/9/2014

  • CIO.com

An IDC report offers a Simplification Road Map to help businesses consolidate and modernize business applications, tap automation technologies and farm out more IT functions, Dan Muse writes. Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

FCC expected to vote Friday on E-Rate overhaul

7/9/2014

  • Education Week (tiered subscription model)

The Federal Communications Commission is expected to discuss -- and vote -- Friday on a proposal to modernize the E-Rate program. Commissioners specifically will review a proposal published by FCC Cha… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Microsoft targets Windows, IE flaws

7/9/2014

  • eWeek
  • ITWorld.com

Microsoft has released 29 fixes for security issues, including 24 for Internet Explorer. Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Telecoms confront the disruptive impact of open-source NFV

7/3/2014

  • Light Reading

Developers working on open-source virtualization technology are propelling a shift in the way networks are managed, characterized by more operator and vendor autonomy and the increased collaboration o… Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

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

Report: Population trends will affect global manufacturing workforce

7/9/2014

  • Manufacturing.net

The percentage of the world's population that is of working age is expected to decrease in coming years, which could have implications for the global manufacturing workforce, according to a report by … Read More