ITworld News http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/16/all en European Commission details grounds for Apple tax probe http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439109/european-commission-details-grounds-apple-tax-probe The European Commission believes Apple could have received significant tax reductions from Irish authorities, and is focusing its investigation on tax rulings that favored two Apple subsidiaries, according to a newly revealed Commission document.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439109/european-commission-details-grounds-apple-tax-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439109/european-commission-details-grounds-apple-tax-probe#comments Government IT Management Legal News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:08:56 +0000 IDGNS staff 439109 at http://www.itworld.com EBay spins off PayPal into separate company http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439108/ebay-spins-paypal-separate-company EBay&#039;s board of directors has approved a plan to separate the company&#039;s eBay and PayPal businesses into independent publicly traded companies next year.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439108/ebay-spins-paypal-separate-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439108/ebay-spins-paypal-separate-company#comments IT Management News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:16:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 439108 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft will offer locally hosted cloud services in India http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439101/microsoft-will-offer-locally-hosted-cloud-services-india Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella wooed India&#039;s government and banks on Tuesday with an offer to host cloud services including Azure and Office 365 in the country.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439101/microsoft-will-offer-locally-hosted-cloud-services-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439101/microsoft-will-offer-locally-hosted-cloud-services-india#comments Cloud Computing Government Internet IT Management Networking News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:45:18 +0000 IDGNS staff 439101 at http://www.itworld.com Pioneer's rearview mirror gives drivers cloud data http://www.itworld.com/439096/pioneers-rearview-mirror-gives-drivers-cloud-data If your car isn&#039;t smart and connected yet, Pioneer has a rearview mirror that can do the trick.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/439096/pioneers-rearview-mirror-gives-drivers-cloud-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/439096/pioneers-rearview-mirror-gives-drivers-cloud-data#comments News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:14:48 +0000 IDGNS staff 439096 at http://www.itworld.com NTT DoCoMo launches sensor-laden kids' watch http://www.itworld.com/439071/ntt-docomo-launches-sensor-laden-kids-watch Japanese parents who want to keep close tabs on their kids will soon be able to wrap sensor-laden 3G watches on their wrists.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/439071/ntt-docomo-launches-sensor-laden-kids-watch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/439071/ntt-docomo-launches-sensor-laden-kids-watch#comments News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 09:24:52 +0000 IDGNS staff 439071 at http://www.itworld.com Apple's iPhone will go on sale in China on Oct. 17 http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439060/apples-iphone-will-go-sale-china-oct-17 Apple&#039;s iPhone 6 will go on sale on Oct. 17 in mainland China, one of the biggest markets for the company, with high demand expected from existing iPhone users.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439060/apples-iphone-will-go-sale-china-oct-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439060/apples-iphone-will-go-sale-china-oct-17#comments Government IT Management News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:10:09 +0000 IDGNS staff 439060 at http://www.itworld.com China clears iPhone 6 for sale only after security tweaks http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439039/china-clears-iphone-6-sale-only-after-security-tweaks China has effectively cleared the iPhone 6 for sale in the country, granting the product a license, but not before a government regulator demanded Apple make some security changes in the iOS operating system to fix suspected flaws in the software.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439039/china-clears-iphone-6-sale-only-after-security-tweaks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/439039/china-clears-iphone-6-sale-only-after-security-tweaks#comments Government IT Management Security News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 04:54:37 +0000 IDGNS staff 439039 at http://www.itworld.com EPIC seeks enforcement action over Arizona data breaches http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/439038/epic-seeks-enforcement-action-over-arizona-data-breaches A privacy watchdog filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission against a community college district in Arizona that lost the personal data of 2.5 million students and employees in two data breaches.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/439038/epic-seeks-enforcement-action-over-arizona-data-breaches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/439038/epic-seeks-enforcement-action-over-arizona-data-breaches#comments Data Protection Security News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:09:10 +0000 IDGNS staff 439038 at http://www.itworld.com Apple patches Bash vulnerability in OS X http://www.itworld.com/security/439007/apple-patches-bash-vulnerability-os-x Apple released a patch Monday for Shellshock, a serious software vulnerability disclosed last week, although the company had said it posed no risk to most users.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/439007/apple-patches-bash-vulnerability-os-x" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/439007/apple-patches-bash-vulnerability-os-x#comments Security News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:22:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 439007 at http://www.itworld.com Oracle's cloud strategy sounds great. For 2012 http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438998/oracles-cloud-strategy-sounds-great-2012 Oracle needs to recognize that the consumerization of IT is already here. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438998/oracles-cloud-strategy-sounds-great-2012" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438998/oracles-cloud-strategy-sounds-great-2012#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:26:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 438998 at http://www.itworld.com Tasked with promoting Office 365? Microsoft has a website for you http://www.itworld.com/438980/tasked-promoting-office-365-microsoft-has-website-you Aware that the &quot;if you build it, they will come&quot; principle doesn&#039;t always apply to newly deployed IT systems, Microsoft has developed a website to help companies promote Office 365 usage among employees.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/438980/tasked-promoting-office-365-microsoft-has-website-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/438980/tasked-promoting-office-365-microsoft-has-website-you#comments Operating Systems Software Windows News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:11:37 +0000 IDGNS staff 438980 at http://www.itworld.com Second cyberattack hits SuperValu grocery stores' payment systems http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/438978/second-cyberattack-hits-supervalu-grocery-stores-payment-systems SuperValu, the grocery store operator hit by a cyberattack in June and July, has suffered a second attack on its payment processing system, it said Monday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/438978/second-cyberattack-hits-supervalu-grocery-stores-payment-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/data-protection/438978/second-cyberattack-hits-supervalu-grocery-stores-payment-systems#comments Data Protection IT Management Legal Security News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:28:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 438978 at http://www.itworld.com HP's new Stream tablets, laptops fuel Microsoft-Google OS battle http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438969/hps-new-stream-tablets-laptops-fuel-microsoft-google-os-battle Hewlett-Packard is fueling Microsoft&#039;s battle with Google&#039;s Android in low-cost devices with the first Windows-based Stream tablets, starting at US$99.99.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438969/hps-new-stream-tablets-laptops-fuel-microsoft-google-os-battle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/hardware/438969/hps-new-stream-tablets-laptops-fuel-microsoft-google-os-battle#comments Hardware News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 22:04:38 +0000 IDGNS staff 438969 at http://www.itworld.com Mobile technology offers option to combat fake drugs in West Africa http://www.itworld.com/it-management/438960/mobile-technology-offers-option-combat-fake-drugs-west-africa Cholera, malaria and the rapidly expanding threat of Ebola have hit African countries with a related health-care problem: the scourge of fake drugs.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/438960/mobile-technology-offers-option-combat-fake-drugs-west-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/438960/mobile-technology-offers-option-combat-fake-drugs-west-africa#comments IT Management Mobile & Wireless News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:19:48 +0000 IDGNS staff 438960 at http://www.itworld.com Game consoles return to China with Xbox One launch http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/438951/game-consoles-return-china-xbox-one-launch For 14 years the Chinese government banned the manufacture or import of video game consoles. That ended last January and now Microsoft has beat the competition to market.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/438951/game-consoles-return-china-xbox-one-launch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/personal-tech/438951/game-consoles-return-china-xbox-one-launch#comments Business Offbeat Personal Tech News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:04:00 +0000 pasmith 438951 at http://www.itworld.com