ITworld News http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/16/all en InfiniDB going out of business, but its database will live on as open source http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437220/infinidb-going-out-business-its-database-will-live-open-source Increasingly stiff competition in the database market has claimed another victim, as InfiniDB has ceased operations effective immediately with plans to file for bankruptcy.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437220/infinidb-going-out-business-its-database-will-live-open-source" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437220/infinidb-going-out-business-its-database-will-live-open-source#comments IT Management Open Source Software News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:11:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 437220 at http://www.itworld.com IEEE standards group wants to bring order to IoT http://www.itworld.com/networking/437216/ieee-standards-group-wants-bring-order-iot The IEEE is embarking on an ambitious effort to build a overarching architecture for the Internet of Things, spanning a multitude of industries and technologies.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/437216/ieee-standards-group-wants-bring-order-iot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/437216/ieee-standards-group-wants-bring-order-iot#comments Internet Networking News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:17:35 +0000 IDGNS staff 437216 at http://www.itworld.com FCC questions how to enforce net neutrality rules http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437207/fcc-questions-how-enforce-net-neutrality-rules The U.S. Federal Communications Commission needs to create explicit rules that tell broadband providers what traffic management techniques they can and cannot use if the agency has any hope of enforcing its proposed net neutrality rules, some advocates told the agency Friday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437207/fcc-questions-how-enforce-net-neutrality-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437207/fcc-questions-how-enforce-net-neutrality-rules#comments Government Internet IT Management Networking Unified Communications News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:20:24 +0000 IDGNS staff 437207 at http://www.itworld.com New organization sets out to make secure communication tools more user-friendly http://www.itworld.com/security/437190/new-organization-sets-out-make-secure-communication-tools-more-user-friendly Google, Dropbox and the Open Technology Fund are supporting a new organization focused on making open-source security and privacy tools more user-friendly.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/437190/new-organization-sets-out-make-secure-communication-tools-more-user-friendly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/437190/new-organization-sets-out-make-secure-communication-tools-more-user-friendly#comments Security News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:32:40 +0000 IDGNS staff 437190 at http://www.itworld.com Alibaba shares open at a high $92.70 http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437189/alibaba-shares-open-high-9270 In their first day of trading, shares of Alibaba stock opened at US$92.70 on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, an increase of more than 35 percent over the $68 initial public offering price.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437189/alibaba-shares-open-high-9270" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437189/alibaba-shares-open-high-9270#comments Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:42:38 +0000 IDGNS staff 437189 at http://www.itworld.com Tim Cook launches iPhone 6 sales in Palo Alto http://www.itworld.com/437186/tim-cook-launches-iphone-6-sales-palo-alto What&#039;s an even bigger deal for Apple fans than getting the iPhone 6 on launch day? Talking a selfie with Apple CEO Tim Cook.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/437186/tim-cook-launches-iphone-6-sales-palo-alto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/437186/tim-cook-launches-iphone-6-sales-palo-alto#comments News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:05:50 +0000 IDGNS staff 437186 at http://www.itworld.com What is systemd and why does it matter to Linux users? http://www.itworld.com/open-source/437169/what-systemd-and-why-does-it-matter-linux-users Find out what systemd is and why it matters to Linux users. Plus: An infographic that explains Debian, and two ancient Linux watches from IBM. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/open-source/437169/what-systemd-and-why-does-it-matter-linux-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/open-source/437169/what-systemd-and-why-does-it-matter-linux-users#comments Open Source News Linux open source Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:30:03 +0000 jimlynch 437169 at http://www.itworld.com Apple's iOS 8 fixes enterprise Wi-Fi authentication hijacking issue http://www.itworld.com/security/437168/apples-ios-8-fixes-enterprise-wi-fi-authentication-hijacking-issue Apple&#039;s iOS 8 addresses a serious weakness that could allow attackers to hijack the wireless network authentication of Apple devices and gain access to enterprise networks.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/437168/apples-ios-8-fixes-enterprise-wi-fi-authentication-hijacking-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/437168/apples-ios-8-fixes-enterprise-wi-fi-authentication-hijacking-issue#comments Security News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:35:59 +0000 IDGNS staff 437168 at http://www.itworld.com Screen size matters to Apple fans in line for the iPhone 6 http://www.itworld.com/437165/screen-size-matters-apple-fans-line-iphone-6 Apple fans were out early in full force in Boston and New York Friday morning to buy the larger screen iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/437165/screen-size-matters-apple-fans-line-iphone-6" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/437165/screen-size-matters-apple-fans-line-iphone-6#comments News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:04:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 437165 at http://www.itworld.com Why CSO pay is too low in San Francisco, New York http://www.itworld.com/security/437160/why-cso-pay-too-low-san-francisco-new-york Among six major U.S. cities, CSOs are paid the most in San Francisco and New York, but factoring in the cost of living makes Denver and Chicago the best bang-for-the-buck places.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/437160/why-cso-pay-too-low-san-francisco-new-york" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/437160/why-cso-pay-too-low-san-francisco-new-york#comments IT Management Security News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:43:05 +0000 IDGNS staff 437160 at http://www.itworld.com Qualcomm hopes to attract developers with mobile TV and digital glasses SDKs http://www.itworld.com/software/437148/qualcomm-hopes-attract-developers-mobile-tv-and-digital-glasses-sdks Qualcomm has released SDKs (software development kits) for LTE broadcast and digital glasses at its Uplinq conference, hoping to give the two burgeoning areas a push.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/437148/qualcomm-hopes-attract-developers-mobile-tv-and-digital-glasses-sdks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/437148/qualcomm-hopes-attract-developers-mobile-tv-and-digital-glasses-sdks#comments Software News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:09:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 437148 at http://www.itworld.com Sony releases SmartEyeglass developer kit http://www.itworld.com/437147/sony-releases-smarteyeglass-developer-kit Sony has launched an SDK (software development kit) for its SmartEyeglass head-mounted display, another step toward challenging Google Glass.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/437147/sony-releases-smarteyeglass-developer-kit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/437147/sony-releases-smarteyeglass-developer-kit#comments News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:10:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 437147 at http://www.itworld.com iPhone 6 expected to fetch over $3,000 in China's grey market http://www.itworld.com/437108/iphone-6-expected-fetch-over-3000-chinas-grey-market Would you pay US$4,000 for an iPhone 6?<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/437108/iphone-6-expected-fetch-over-3000-chinas-grey-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/437108/iphone-6-expected-fetch-over-3000-chinas-grey-market#comments Mobile & Wireless News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 08:14:41 +0000 IDGNS staff 437108 at http://www.itworld.com Malicious advertisements distributed by DoubleClick, Zedo networks http://www.itworld.com/security/437101/malicious-advertisements-distributed-doubleclick-zedo-networks Two online advertising networks, Google&#039;s DoubleClick and Zedo, have been delivering malicious advertisements that could install malware on a person&#039;s computer, according to the security vendor Malwarebytes.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/437101/malicious-advertisements-distributed-doubleclick-zedo-networks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/437101/malicious-advertisements-distributed-doubleclick-zedo-networks#comments Security News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:25:59 +0000 IDGNS staff 437101 at http://www.itworld.com New US Senate bill aims to limit access to emails stored abroad http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437099/new-us-senate-bill-aims-limit-access-emails-stored-abroad Legislation introduced in the U.S. Senate on Thursday aims to place limits on access by U.S. law enforcement agencies to emails and other communications stored abroad.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437099/new-us-senate-bill-aims-limit-access-emails-stored-abroad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437099/new-us-senate-bill-aims-limit-access-emails-stored-abroad#comments Government Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software Security News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:54:00 +0000 IDGNS staff 437099 at http://www.itworld.com