ITworld Internet http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/41/all en SEC drops probe into Facebook's pre-IPO sales disclosures http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428742/sec-drops-probe-facebooks-pre-ipo-sales-disclosures The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has dropped its investigation into disclosures about Facebook advertising sales before the company went public in 2012.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428742/sec-drops-probe-facebooks-pre-ipo-sales-disclosures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428742/sec-drops-probe-facebooks-pre-ipo-sales-disclosures#comments Internet IT Management Legal Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 18:18:03 +0000 IDGNS staff 428742 at http://www.itworld.com 'Canvas fingerprinting' tracking is sneaky but easy to halt http://www.itworld.com/networking/428646/canvas-fingerprinting-tracking-sneaky-easy-halt A method for tracking users across the Internet called &quot;canvas fingerprinting&quot; is simple to stop, but average Internet users may not know how to do it.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/428646/canvas-fingerprinting-tracking-sneaky-easy-halt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/428646/canvas-fingerprinting-tracking-sneaky-easy-halt#comments Internet Networking News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:18:34 +0000 IDGNS staff 428646 at http://www.itworld.com Doing an Office 365 migration the right way http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428642/doing-office-365-migration-right-way Migrating from Exchange (on-premise) to Office 365 can be smooth and successful, or full of surprises and challenges.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428642/doing-office-365-migration-right-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428642/doing-office-365-migration-right-way#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software Opinion Office 365 Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:37:11 +0000 IDGNS staff 428642 at http://www.itworld.com Baidu reports strong mobile ad sales, echoing Facebook http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428640/baidu-reports-strong-mobile-ad-sales-echoing-facebook Chinese search giant Baidu reported a 34 percent jump in profit for the second quarter, with mobile ad sales accounting for almost a third of revenue for the first time.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428640/baidu-reports-strong-mobile-ad-sales-echoing-facebook" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428640/baidu-reports-strong-mobile-ad-sales-echoing-facebook#comments Internet IT Management Networking News Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:31:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 428640 at http://www.itworld.com Real-time analytics helps Virginia credit union prevent fraud http://www.itworld.com/security/428632/real-time-analytics-helps-virginia-credit-union-prevent-fraud Financial institutions use many technologies to fight crime, but much of the work comes too late, focusing on suspicious activity, like uncharacteristic charges or money transfers, after it happens.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/428632/real-time-analytics-helps-virginia-credit-union-prevent-fraud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/428632/real-time-analytics-helps-virginia-credit-union-prevent-fraud#comments Big Data Internet IT Management Networking Security News Analytics Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:10:20 +0000 IDGNS staff 428632 at http://www.itworld.com IoT inspires new components for energy, wireless http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/428631/iot-inspires-new-components-energy-wireless The expected boom in demand for small, often isolated devices in the Internet of Things is driving developers to craft new types of components.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/428631/iot-inspires-new-components-energy-wireless" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/428631/iot-inspires-new-components-energy-wireless#comments Hardware Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:07:57 +0000 IDGNS staff 428631 at http://www.itworld.com California sees IT shifting to IBM-built cloud http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428622/california-sees-it-shifting-ibm-built-cloud California is moving its IT services to a cloud, on-demand, subscription-based service that state officials believe may meet as much as 80% of its computing needs. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428622/california-sees-it-shifting-ibm-built-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428622/california-sees-it-shifting-ibm-built-cloud#comments Cloud Computing Government Internet IT Management Networking News IBM Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:27:29 +0000 IDGNS staff 428622 at http://www.itworld.com Going on a trip? Here's how to choose a hotel with the best Wi-Fi. http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/428505/going-trip-heres-how-choose-hotel-best-wi-fi Don&#039;t want to be stuck in hotel with Wi-Fi speeds as slow as an ancient 9,600 bps modems? Here&#039;s how to check out hotel Wi-Fi speeds before you book so that you&#039;ll be able to travel in the fast lane.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/428505/going-trip-heres-how-choose-hotel-best-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/428505/going-trip-heres-how-choose-hotel-best-wi-fi#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Personal Tech How-to hotels speed test speedspot.org travel wi-fi Thu, 24 Jul 2014 14:00:39 +0000 Preston Gralla 428505 at http://www.itworld.com Sale of Mt. Gox-related Bitcoins.com halted after court order http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/428457/sale-mt-gox-related-bitcoinscom-halted-after-court-order The sale of the domain Bitcoins.com, affiliated with Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles, has been halted after a U.S. court order, according to the auction house.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/428457/sale-mt-gox-related-bitcoinscom-halted-after-court-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/428457/sale-mt-gox-related-bitcoinscom-halted-after-court-order#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 03:05:11 +0000 IDGNS staff 428457 at http://www.itworld.com What is canvas fingerprinting? http://www.itworld.com/answers/topic/internet/question/what-canvas-fingerprinting <p>How does “canvas fingerprinting” work to track website visitors?</p> Internet advertising tracking web tracking Thu, 24 Jul 2014 01:48:53 +0000 LolaBelle 428453 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook isn't giving up on search http://www.itworld.com/networking/428445/facebook-isnt-giving-search Facebook reported Wednesday that it now handles an average of more than 1 billion searches a day, but it still has work to do to provide a comprehensive search tool.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/428445/facebook-isnt-giving-search" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/428445/facebook-isnt-giving-search#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:48:18 +0000 IDGNS staff 428445 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook reports a big sales jump, helped by mobile ads http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428439/facebook-reports-big-sales-jump-helped-mobile-ads Facebook&#039;s quarterly sales rose 61 percent on the strength of mobile advertising, the company said Wednesday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428439/facebook-reports-big-sales-jump-helped-mobile-ads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428439/facebook-reports-big-sales-jump-helped-mobile-ads#comments Internet IT Management Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:49:35 +0000 IDGNS staff 428439 at http://www.itworld.com IBM aims to disrupt supercomputing market with cloud enticements http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428419/ibm-aims-disrupt-supercomputing-market-cloud-enticements IBM is offering a potentially powerful incentive in its attempts to entice organizations to move supercomputing jobs to the cloud: a high-speed network communications link called InfiniBand.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428419/ibm-aims-disrupt-supercomputing-market-cloud-enticements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428419/ibm-aims-disrupt-supercomputing-market-cloud-enticements#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:58:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 428419 at http://www.itworld.com Sprint to resell Google Apps for Business cloud service http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428408/sprint-resell-google-apps-business-cloud-service Businesses don&#039;t have to use Sprint&#039;s network or even Android devices. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428408/sprint-resell-google-apps-business-cloud-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/428408/sprint-resell-google-apps-business-cloud-service#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software News Google Apps Sprint Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:56:24 +0000 IDGNS staff 428408 at http://www.itworld.com Just their type: 10 keyboards beloved by programmers http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/160037/just-their-type-10-keyboards-beloved-programmers-428405 <!--paging_filter--><p>Software developers can become quite attached to the keyboards they use to bang out code all day. Here are some models that have significant coder followings</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/160037/just-their-type-10-keyboards-beloved-programmers-428405" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career Cloud Computing Data Center Development Hardware Internet Personal Tech Software Aluminum Wireless keyboard Apple Apple Aluminum Wireless keyboard Bjarne Stroustrup career coder coding Comfort Curve keyboard computers Das keyboard DataHand DataHand keyboard Dell Dell L100 keyboard developer Dvorak Emacs Emacs Pinky ergonomic Happy Hacking Happy Hacking keyboard HHKB IBM IBM Model M keyboard Internet Kinesis Advantage keyboard Kinesis keyboard L100 L100 keyboard Mechanical Cherry MX mechanical keyboard Microsoft Microsoft Comfort Curve keyboard Microsoft Natural Ergonomic 4000 keyboard Model M keyboard Natural Ergonomic 4000 keyboard programmer programming QWERTY repetitive stress injury Richard Stallman RSI software software development software programming technology touch typing TypeMatrix TypeMatrix keyboard typing Unix USB USB keyboard Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 kgerich 428405 at http://www.itworld.com