ITworld Internet http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/41/all en SAP ties up with Apigee for API management http://www.itworld.com/software/429472/sap-ties-apigee-api-management SAP will resell software from Apigee in a move to help customers and partners build mobile applications, products and services that securely tap data from SAP systems.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/429472/sap-ties-apigee-api-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/429472/sap-ties-apigee-api-management#comments Application Management Internet Networking Software News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:21:18 +0000 IDGNS staff 429472 at http://www.itworld.com Oracle buys TOA Technologies in strike against Salesforce.com http://www.itworld.com/software/429459/oracle-buys-toa-technologies-strike-against-salesforcecom Oracle is fleshing out its family of cloud applications and taking a competitive step against the likes of Salesforce.com with the acquisition of TOA Technologies, maker of software for companies centered around field services. Terms were not disclosed.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/429459/oracle-buys-toa-technologies-strike-against-salesforcecom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/429459/oracle-buys-toa-technologies-strike-against-salesforcecom#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 13:03:30 +0000 IDGNS staff 429459 at http://www.itworld.com In a hyper-social world, some seek a little privacy http://www.itworld.com/security/429436/hyper-social-world-some-seek-little-privacy After years of cajoling their users into sharing every thought, emotion and selfie, online firms are seeing that providing more private online spaces might also be profitable.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/429436/hyper-social-world-some-seek-little-privacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/429436/hyper-social-world-some-seek-little-privacy#comments Data Protection Internet Networking On-demand Software Security Unified Communications News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:04:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 429436 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook app gives free Internet to mobile users in Zambia http://www.itworld.com/internet/429429/facebook-app-gives-free-internet-mobile-users-zambia Facebook introduced an app on Thursday that will give mobile phone subscribers in Zambia access to a set of free basic mobile data services -- and Facebook.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/429429/facebook-app-gives-free-internet-mobile-users-zambia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/429429/facebook-app-gives-free-internet-mobile-users-zambia#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless News Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:46:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 429429 at http://www.itworld.com Countries don't own their Internet domains, ICANN says http://www.itworld.com/internet/429357/countries-dont-own-their-internet-domains-icann-says The Internet domain name for a country doesn&#039;t belong to that country -- nor to anyone, according to ICANN.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/429357/countries-dont-own-their-internet-domains-icann-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/429357/countries-dont-own-their-internet-domains-icann-says#comments Government Internet IT Management Legal News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:15:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 429357 at http://www.itworld.com Look who's innovating: Japan continues to blaze trails but with a lower profile http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429356/look-whos-innovating-japan-continues-blaze-trails-lower-profile Japan has gone from being the economic Godzilla to economic Godzuki, at least in terms of perception, and it bears much of the blame for that. Japan is still the third-largest economy in the world after the U.S. and China, impressive for a nation of just 120 million. You don&#039;t hear about it anymore, but that doesn&#039;t mean it stopped innovating. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429356/look-whos-innovating-japan-continues-blaze-trails-lower-profile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429356/look-whos-innovating-japan-continues-blaze-trails-lower-profile#comments Hardware Internet IT Management Personal Tech Science Feature Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:25:43 +0000 jnaze 429356 at http://www.itworld.com When Linus Torvalds curses, people listen [CARTOON] http://www.itworld.com/security/429343/when-linus-torvalds-curses-people-listen-cartoon Linux’s creator goes on another epic rant<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/429343/when-linus-torvalds-curses-people-listen-cartoon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/429343/when-linus-torvalds-curses-people-listen-cartoon#comments Business Career Development Enterprise Software Internet IT Management Offbeat Open Source Security Software News breakfast cartoon cloud comic computers cursing cyberculture diner eggs food GCC Linux kernel Git humor Internet jokes linus torvalds Linux Linux kernel mailing list Mobile news open source security social media technology web Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 429343 at http://www.itworld.com Amazon investing $2 billion more in India as online retail booms http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429229/amazon-investing-2-billion-more-india-online-retail-booms Amazon.com is investing US$2 billion more in India, which is witnessing an online retail boom.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429229/amazon-investing-2-billion-more-india-online-retail-booms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429229/amazon-investing-2-billion-more-india-online-retail-booms#comments Internet IT Management Networking News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:33:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 429229 at http://www.itworld.com Amazon says $9.99 e-books will boost revenue, including for Hachette http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429215/amazon-says-999-e-books-will-boost-revenue-including-hachette Amazon.com believes that pricing e-books at US$9.99 will boost sales by over 74 percent as the books are highly price-elastic.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429215/amazon-says-999-e-books-will-boost-revenue-including-hachette" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429215/amazon-says-999-e-books-will-boost-revenue-including-hachette#comments Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software News Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:49:42 +0000 IDGNS staff 429215 at http://www.itworld.com Twitter more than doubles its sales, stock soars http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429188/twitter-more-doubles-its-sales-stock-soars Twitter more than doubled its sales in the second quarter, the company reported Tuesday, showing a strong advertising business.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429188/twitter-more-doubles-its-sales-stock-soars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429188/twitter-more-doubles-its-sales-stock-soars#comments Internet IT Management Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:00:36 +0000 IDGNS staff 429188 at http://www.itworld.com We are all plank-owners now: Bob Logan, CIO of Leidos, discusses an IT feat of strength http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429182/we-are-all-plank-owners-now In August 2012, SAIC, the $11B national security, engineering, and enterprise IT provider, announced that it would split in two: SAIC would deliver enterprise IT services to the government sector, and a new company, Leidos, would provide services in security, health and engineering. SAIC CIO, Bob Logan, and his IT team had 12 months to stand up infrastructures for both companies. Here&#039;s how they did it.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429182/we-are-all-plank-owners-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429182/we-are-all-plank-owners-now#comments Cloud Computing Internet IT Management Networking Case study Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:24:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 429182 at http://www.itworld.com Uber, Airbnb go after businesses http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429171/uber-airbnb-go-after-businesses Uber and Airbnb, which have already proved popular with travelers and urbanites with smartphones, have unveiled new features and links to other services designed to attract more business users.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429171/uber-airbnb-go-after-businesses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/429171/uber-airbnb-go-after-businesses#comments Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:55:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 429171 at http://www.itworld.com Why many programmers don’t bother joining the ACM http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/429166/why-many-programmers-don-t-bother-joining-acm In response to a query from Vint Cerf, professional developers explain why they don’t feel a membership in the Association for Computing Machinery is worth the cost<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/429166/why-many-programmers-don-t-bother-joining-acm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/429166/why-many-programmers-don-t-bother-joining-acm#comments Business Career Cloud Computing Development Enterprise Software Internet On-demand Software Open Source Software News ACM ACM Queue Association for computing machinery career code coder coding Communications of the ACM computers copyright cyberculture GitHub gmail Google Scholar GPL Internet licensing MIT open source paywall programmer programming Reddit research software software developer software development Stack Exchange technology Vint Cerf Wed, 30 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 429166 at http://www.itworld.com As IoT changes how carriers make money, Ericsson is buying new smarts http://www.itworld.com/internet/429158/iot-changes-how-carriers-make-money-ericsson-buying-new-smarts Ericsson plans to acquire MetraTech, a vendor of billing systems based on metadata, as service providers eye new services using the Internet of Things.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/429158/iot-changes-how-carriers-make-money-ericsson-buying-new-smarts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/429158/iot-changes-how-carriers-make-money-ericsson-buying-new-smarts#comments Internet IT Management News Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:15:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 429158 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft, IBM make cloud gains against Amazon http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/429123/microsoft-ibm-make-cloud-gains-against-amazon Microsoft and IBM are gaining momentum in the cloud infrastructure services market, putting pressure on Amazon and outpacing rival Google, according to a new study. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/429123/microsoft-ibm-make-cloud-gains-against-amazon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/429123/microsoft-ibm-make-cloud-gains-against-amazon#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking News Amazon Google IBM Microsoft Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:33:11 +0000 IDGNS staff 429123 at http://www.itworld.com