<![CDATA[]]> http://www.itworld.com/business-money/feed en The best (and worst) cities in the U.S. for tech workers http://www.itworld.com/consumerization-it/433776/best-and-worst-cities-us-tech-workers If you work in tech, this is where the jobs and best tech living are (and aren&#039;t)<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/consumerization-it/433776/best-and-worst-cities-us-tech-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/consumerization-it/433776/best-and-worst-cities-us-tech-workers#comments Career Consumerization of IT Personal Tech Tip career cities tech cities Tips work Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:26:48 +0000 Melanie Pinola 433776 at http://www.itworld.com Don’t call them “delivery guys” anymore [CARTOON] http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433645/don-t-call-them-delivery-guys-anymore-cartoon Thanks to the cloud, the “as a service” trend is getting a little out of control<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433645/don-t-call-them-delivery-guys-anymore-cartoon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433645/don-t-call-them-delivery-guys-anymore-cartoon#comments Business Cloud Computing Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Software News cartoon cloud comic computers cyberculture delivery guy food humor Internet jokes Mobile news pizza pizza delivery security social media take out technology web Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 433645 at http://www.itworld.com CIOs: Expand your skills with M&A http://www.itworld.com/433393/cios-expand-your-skills-ma Few business situations are more fraught with equal measures of peril and promise than mergers and acquisitions. Billions of dollars change hands. Thousands of jobs are affected. Yet the majority of M&amp;amp;As never live up to the deal-makers&#039; giddy expectations.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433393/cios-expand-your-skills-ma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433393/cios-expand-your-skills-ma#comments Career IT Management Opinion Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:05:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 433393 at http://www.itworld.com IT resume makeover: How to avoid buzzword burnout http://www.itworld.com/career/433637/it-resume-makeover-how-avoid-buzzword-burnout Christopher White&#039;s resume was crammed with buzzwords, jargon and what executive resume writer, social media and career strategist Donald Burns calls &quot;techno-gibberish.&quot;<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/433637/it-resume-makeover-how-avoid-buzzword-burnout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/433637/it-resume-makeover-how-avoid-buzzword-burnout#comments Career IT Management News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:14:26 +0000 IDGNS staff 433637 at http://www.itworld.com These tech companies have the best culture http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433451/these-tech-companies-have-best-culture Technology companies make up almost half of the businesses ranked highest by their employees for culture and values in a new survey<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433451/these-tech-companies-have-best-culture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433451/these-tech-companies-have-best-culture#comments Business Career Cloud Computing Internet IT Management News career Culture cyberculture Internet research survey technology Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 433451 at http://www.itworld.com Listen, learn and lead: Key communication skills for IT pros http://www.itworld.com/career/433330/listen-learn-and-lead I had the pleasure of speaking with Tom Catalini about his new eBook “Talking Points: Communication Skills to Advance Your IT Career “. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/433330/listen-learn-and-lead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/433330/listen-learn-and-lead#comments Career itcareers Tip career advice IT career advice IT jobs IT professional branding Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:27:32 +0000 Eric Bloom 433330 at http://www.itworld.com Amazon buys Twitch.tv; let's speculate on what that means http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/433110/amazon-buys-twitchtv-lets-speculate-what-means For weeks we&#039;ve heard rumors that Google would be acquiring Twitch. What a surprise when Amazon turned out to be the buyer. Are you ready for a &quot;Buy now&quot; button on your livestream?<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/433110/amazon-buys-twitchtv-lets-speculate-what-means" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/433110/amazon-buys-twitchtv-lets-speculate-what-means#comments Business Internet Personal Tech News Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:04:00 +0000 pasmith 433110 at http://www.itworld.com Clojure developers are the happiest developers http://www.itworld.com/big-data/433057/clojure-developers-are-happiest-developers A new analysis of Reddit comments shows which language’s developers seem to be the happiest - and which are the most foul-mouthed<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/433057/clojure-developers-are-happiest-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/433057/clojure-developers-are-happiest-developers#comments Big Data Career Cloud Computing Development Open Source Software News career coder cursing data developer happiness jobs programmer programming research software development Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 433057 at http://www.itworld.com Tech industry job boom fuels IT recruiter shortage http://www.itworld.com/career/432803/tech-industry-job-boom-fuels-it-recruiter-shortage It&#039;s a good – no, make that great – time to become an IT recruiter.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432803/tech-industry-job-boom-fuels-it-recruiter-shortage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432803/tech-industry-job-boom-fuels-it-recruiter-shortage#comments Career IT Management News Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:56:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 432803 at http://www.itworld.com How social networks are changing mobile advertising http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432535/how-social-networks-are-changing-mobile-advertising Why is Facebook, and more recently Twitter, delivering results in mobile advertising while others struggle? Experts weigh in.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432535/how-social-networks-are-changing-mobile-advertising" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432535/how-social-networks-are-changing-mobile-advertising#comments Business Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications Feature advertising Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:58:08 +0000 IDGNS staff 432535 at http://www.itworld.com When your boss overloads you, blame yourself http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432548/paul-glen-when-your-boss-overloads-you-blame-yourself It&#039;s part of your job to let your boss know honestly what you can and can&#039;t do. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432548/paul-glen-when-your-boss-overloads-you-blame-yourself" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432548/paul-glen-when-your-boss-overloads-you-blame-yourself#comments Career IT Management Opinion insider Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:39:48 +0000 IDGNS staff 432548 at http://www.itworld.com 9 inexpensive ways to get your new business noticed online http://www.itworld.com/internet/432629/9-inexpensive-ways-get-your-new-business-noticed-online Small business owners and social media, SEO and marketing experts share their nine top tips for how new businesses can get noticed online, without having to spend a lot of money.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/432629/9-inexpensive-ways-get-your-new-business-noticed-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/432629/9-inexpensive-ways-get-your-new-business-noticed-online#comments Business Internet Feature Marketing Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:19:29 +0000 IDGNS staff 432629 at http://www.itworld.com New browser extension warns you when articles are paid for by advertisers http://www.itworld.com/software/432660/new-browser-extension-warns-you-when-articles-are-paid-advertisers You can get browser extensions to stop advertisers from tracking you, but until now there hasn&#039;t been one that can prevent you from getting suckered by hucksters on news sites.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/432660/new-browser-extension-warns-you-when-articles-are-paid-advertisers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/432660/new-browser-extension-warns-you-when-articles-are-paid-advertisers#comments Business Internet Networking Software News advertising Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:30:34 +0000 IDGNS staff 432660 at http://www.itworld.com Obama's options for tech immigration take shape http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432541/obamas-options-tech-immigration-take-shape Path is clear for approval of H-1B spouse rule, other changes may come too. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432541/obamas-options-tech-immigration-take-shape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432541/obamas-options-tech-immigration-take-shape#comments Career Government IT Management News H-1B visa Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:25:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 432541 at http://www.itworld.com How to identify soft skills in IT job candidates http://www.itworld.com/career/432444/how-identify-soft-skills-it-job-candidates IT is out of the backroom and in the front office – so it&#039;s time to hire candidates who match that new reality.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432444/how-identify-soft-skills-it-job-candidates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432444/how-identify-soft-skills-it-job-candidates#comments Career IT Management News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:11:32 +0000 IDGNS staff 432444 at http://www.itworld.com How far will businesses go to lure developers? http://www.itworld.com/career/432377/how-far-will-businesses-go-lure-developers From sign-on bonuses to long-term equity bonus incentives to perks such as paying for the lease on a new Tesla, firms are upping the ante to attract and hire elite software development talent in a tight market.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432377/how-far-will-businesses-go-lure-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432377/how-far-will-businesses-go-lure-developers#comments Career Development IT Management News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:07:58 +0000 IDGNS staff 432377 at http://www.itworld.com Linux Foundation to offer new certification for IT workers http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/432445/linux-foundation-offer-new-certification-it-workers Online test grants LFCS and LFCE certifications.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/432445/linux-foundation-offer-new-certification-it-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/432445/linux-foundation-offer-new-certification-it-workers#comments Career IT Management Open Source Operating Systems Software News certifications Linux Foundation Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:02:08 +0000 IDGNS staff 432445 at http://www.itworld.com IT puts millennials to work - as mentors http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432385/it-puts-millennials-work-mentors Reverse mentoring helps senior tech execs brush up on social media, mobile skills.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432385/it-puts-millennials-work-mentors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432385/it-puts-millennials-work-mentors#comments Career IT Management News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:45:18 +0000 IDGNS staff 432385 at http://www.itworld.com 4 paths to tech stardom http://www.itworld.com/career/432424/4-ways-become-techie-rock-star I’ve been bouncing from technology-to-technology and application-to-application for about ten years. As a result, I’m always a worker and never the leader. How do I pick the right technology and application area to stick with and become a real expert?<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432424/4-ways-become-techie-rock-star" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432424/4-ways-become-techie-rock-star#comments Career itcareers Tip career advice IT career advice IT professional branding IT professional growth Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:42:25 +0000 Eric Bloom 432424 at http://www.itworld.com Carmack 2.0: John Carmack’s son releases his first game http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432277/carmack-20-john-carmacks-son-releases-his-first-game Ryan Carmack, the 9 year-old son of the famed programmer and game designer, has released Pong-clone called Angry Face<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432277/carmack-20-john-carmacks-son-releases-his-first-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432277/carmack-20-john-carmacks-son-releases-his-first-game#comments Business Career Cloud Computing Development Internet Software News Angry Face C# D&D Doom FPS gaming Jeff Dean John Carmack linus torvalds pong programming Quake Richard Stallman Ryan Carmack software Unity video games Wolfenstein 3D Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 432277 at http://www.itworld.com CIOs must learn to 'dance' with other C-suite executives http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432267/cios-must-learn-dance-other-c-suite-executives Technology is changing the way every department, from marketing to human resources to finance, is achieving its goals. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432267/cios-must-learn-dance-other-c-suite-executives" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432267/cios-must-learn-dance-other-c-suite-executives#comments Business IT Management News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:19:39 +0000 IDGNS staff 432267 at http://www.itworld.com Simple.TV now lets you share your OTA TV recordings with remote friends http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/432166/simpletv-now-lets-you-share-your-ota-tv-recordings-remote-friends Also, how Tweet-shaming saved me from cutting the cord<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/432166/simpletv-now-lets-you-share-your-ota-tv-recordings-remote-friends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/432166/simpletv-now-lets-you-share-your-ota-tv-recordings-remote-friends#comments Business Mobile & Wireless Personal Tech News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:13:00 +0000 pasmith 432166 at http://www.itworld.com The most in-demand (and valuable) programming languages http://www.itworld.com/big-data/432108/most-demand-and-valuable-programming-languages A new study reveals that Java developers make the most while JavaScript programmers are the most wanted<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/432108/most-demand-and-valuable-programming-languages" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/432108/most-demand-and-valuable-programming-languages#comments Big Data Business Career Cloud Computing Development Enterprise Software Internet IT Management On-demand Software Open Source Software News C# career Clojure Haskell java JavaScript jobs Lisp Fortran Objective-C programming programming languages Ruby Ruby on Rails software VBA Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 432108 at http://www.itworld.com 5 things CIOs and VCs can learn from each other http://www.itworld.com/it-management/431720/5-things-cios-and-vcs-can-learn-each-other CIOs and venture capitalists can often educate each other on how to evaluate tech trends to successfully construct deals.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/431720/5-things-cios-and-vcs-can-learn-each-other" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/431720/5-things-cios-and-vcs-can-learn-each-other#comments Business IT Management News Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:13:30 +0000 IDGNS staff 431720 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook Messenger is even more invasive than we thought [CARTOON] http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/431678/facebook-messenger-even-more-invasive-we-thought-cartoon Mark Zuckerberg’s latest app takes onerous Terms of Service to a strange new level<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/431678/facebook-messenger-even-more-invasive-we-thought-cartoon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/431678/facebook-messenger-even-more-invasive-we-thought-cartoon#comments Business Cloud Computing Development Internet IT Management Legal Mobile & Wireless Offbeat Software News cartoon cloud comic computers cyberculture Facebook facebook messenger humor Internet jokes Mark Zuckerberg Mobile news photos pictures privacy security social media technology web Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:05:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 431678 at http://www.itworld.com