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SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

You don't have to be a vampire to benefit from this lab-grown blood

4/16/2014

  • CNET
  • Irish Times (Dublin), The

In a case of life imitating art, scientists in the United Kingdom and Ireland are taking a page from the popular TV series "True Blood" and are turning to the lab to manufacture blood in an effort to … Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

Limited stock of Google Glass devices sells out

4/16/2014

  • Computerworld

The one-day sale of Google Glass devices saw all units sold for $1,500 each, Google said. "All spots in the Explorer Program have been claimed for now, but if you missed it this time, don't worry. We'… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Microsoft chief: Creating a data culture is critical

4/16/2014

  • Bloomberg
  • Reuters
  • InfoWorld

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella says data can push the company forward via investments in mobile, the cloud and the Internet. "Every aspect of Microsoft's business is being fundamentally transformed becau… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

How to curb Heartbleed's impact on school technology

4/16/2014

  • EdSurge

With teachers and students using Web-based tools in and out of the classroom, news of data breaches can cause headaches for educators and education-technology leaders. This article lists several steps… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Ruckus touts SMB monetization with cloud-based Wi-Fi tool

4/16/2014

  • Light Reading

Ruckus Wireless has launched its Smart WiFi Access Management Service, a cloud-based platform for enterprises. Ruckus is targeting small businesses that want to oversee and monetize their Wi-Fi from t… Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Infotech Enterprises

Social media trumps the resume as a go-to source for tech recruitment

4/11/2014

  • BusinessNewsDaily.com

Companies looking for tech talent are turning to social media sites such as LinkedIn and Twitter to identify professionals with the skills they require, Nicole Fallon writes. The creators of HiringSol… Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

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

Better pay, benefits seen as cities' job markets tighten

4/16/2014

  • Bloomberg

Jobless rates in many U.S. metropolitan areas are falling below the 5.2% to 5.6% level, which the Federal Reserve considers full employment. And that's driving employers to boost wages and benefits. … Read More

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