ITworld Internet http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/41/all en Twitter to remove images of deceased upon request http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432413/twitter-remove-images-deceased-upon-request Twitter said late Tuesday it will remove images and videos of deceased people upon the request of family members, but it put conditions on the policy.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432413/twitter-remove-images-deceased-upon-request" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432413/twitter-remove-images-deceased-upon-request#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:48:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 432413 at http://www.itworld.com YouTube music might be a win for other Google services http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/432384/youtube-music-might-be-win-other-google-services A tricked-out version of YouTube offering exclusive content might prove lucrative bait for Google to lure some of its users deeper into its digital video and music services.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/432384/youtube-music-might-be-win-other-google-services" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/432384/youtube-music-might-be-win-other-google-services#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Personal Tech Unified Communications News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 01:34:10 +0000 IDGNS staff 432384 at http://www.itworld.com Ballmer's exit from Microsoft's board expected, boosts Nadella's standing, analysts say http://www.itworld.com/software/432355/ballmers-exit-microsofts-board-expected-boosts-nadellas-standing-analysts-say It&#039;s not surprising that former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer abruptly gave up his board seat some six months after leaving the top job, and the move should help cement the regime and strategy of his successor Satya Nadella, according to several industry observers.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/432355/ballmers-exit-microsofts-board-expected-boosts-nadellas-standing-analysts-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/432355/ballmers-exit-microsofts-board-expected-boosts-nadellas-standing-analysts-say#comments Cloud Computing Hardware Internet IT Management Networking Software News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:01:47 +0000 IDGNS staff 432355 at http://www.itworld.com Uber hires an Obama insider for its political fights http://www.itworld.com/internet/432354/uber-hires-obama-insider-its-political-fights Uber has hired David Plouffe, a former campaign manager for President Obama with deep ties to the White House, to help it enter new markets and bolster its fight against taxi competitors.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/432354/uber-hires-obama-insider-its-political-fights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/432354/uber-hires-obama-insider-its-political-fights#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless On-demand Software Unified Communications News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:06:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 432354 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook says most outbound email is encrypted now http://www.itworld.com/security/432297/facebook-says-most-outbound-email-encrypted-now Nearly all of Facebook&#039;s outbound notification emails are now encrypted while traveling the Internet, a collaborative feat that comes from the technology industry&#039;s push to thwart the NSA&#039;s spying programs.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/432297/facebook-says-most-outbound-email-encrypted-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/432297/facebook-says-most-outbound-email-encrypted-now#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Security Unified Communications News Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:03:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 432297 at http://www.itworld.com VC investors hot for the cloud, mobile and robots http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432283/vc-investors-hot-cloud-mobile-and-robots Venture capital fundraising has picked up steam in the U.S., with cloud computing, mobile technology and robotics getting solid backing. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432283/vc-investors-hot-cloud-mobile-and-robots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432283/vc-investors-hot-cloud-mobile-and-robots#comments Cloud Computing Hardware Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking News robotics robots Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:03:42 +0000 IDGNS staff 432283 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 Rethinking communications regulation http://www.itworld.com/internet/432268/rethinking-communications-regulation Federal legislation on communications policy predates all the changes brought about by the Internet. It&#039;s time to address Internet regulation directly. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/432268/rethinking-communications-regulation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/432268/rethinking-communications-regulation#comments Government Internet IT Management Unified Communications Opinion Tue, 19 Aug 2014 18:36:16 +0000 IDGNS staff 432268 at http://www.itworld.com Azure services down again http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432167/azure-services-down-again Microsoft&#039;s Azure cloud computing platform, wobbly for more than a week, is again experiencing outages and interruptions that are impacting multiple products in the U.S. and abroad.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432167/azure-services-down-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/432167/azure-services-down-again#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking News Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:05:10 +0000 IDGNS staff 432167 at http://www.itworld.com Baidu partners with U.N. to tackle e-waste in China http://www.itworld.com/internet/432110/baidu-partners-un-tackle-e-waste-china Chinese search engine Baidu and the United Nations Development Program are hoping to streamline the recycling of e-waste in China with a new app that can help users easily sell their old electronics for cash.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/432110/baidu-partners-un-tackle-e-waste-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/432110/baidu-partners-un-tackle-e-waste-china#comments Green IT Hardware Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking News Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:04:12 +0000 IDGNS staff 432110 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 10 changes Twitter needs to make right now to stop abuse http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432088/10-changes-twitter-needs-make-right-now-stop-abuse Harassment is all too common on Twitter. We have a few ideas the network can use to become a safer space.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432088/10-changes-twitter-needs-make-right-now-stop-abuse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432088/10-changes-twitter-needs-make-right-now-stop-abuse#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:40:58 +0000 IDGNS staff 432088 at http://www.itworld.com Your business has gone mobile -- now what? http://www.itworld.com/software/432079/your-business-has-gone-mobile-now-what So you&#039;ve said yes to the use of personal tech. How do you make it work for and in your business?<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/432079/your-business-has-gone-mobile-now-what" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/432079/your-business-has-gone-mobile-now-what#comments Consumerization of IT Internet IT Management Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Software Unified Communications Feature BYOD insider Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:31:39 +0000 IDGNS staff 432079 at http://www.itworld.com Google acquires Jetpac to boost image recognition know-how http://www.itworld.com/networking/432077/google-acquires-jetpac-boost-image-recognition-know-how Google has acquired Jetpac, known for image recognition and processing.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/432077/google-acquires-jetpac-boost-image-recognition-know-how" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/432077/google-acquires-jetpac-boost-image-recognition-know-how#comments Internet IT Management Networking News Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:22:41 +0000 IDGNS staff 432077 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook tests 'satire' tag, makes the Internet slightly less confusing (and less fun) http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432072/facebook-tests-satire-tag-makes-internet-slightly-less-confusing-and-l Facebook is experimenting with a new feature that may help you determine that the story you saw is, in fact, an attempt at humor.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432072/facebook-tests-satire-tag-makes-internet-slightly-less-confusing-and-l" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/432072/facebook-tests-satire-tag-makes-internet-slightly-less-confusing-and-l#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Facebook Mon, 18 Aug 2014 14:47:17 +0000 IDGNS staff 432072 at http://www.itworld.com