ITworld Networking http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/44/all en Baidu, Tencent help Chinese shopping malls take on Alibaba http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433715/baidu-tencent-help-chinese-shopping-malls-take-alibaba Baidu and Tencent are teaming up with a Chinese shopping mall operator in a joint venture that could steal business away from local e-commerce giant Alibaba Group.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433715/baidu-tencent-help-chinese-shopping-malls-take-alibaba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433715/baidu-tencent-help-chinese-shopping-malls-take-alibaba#comments Internet IT Management Mobile & Wireless Networking News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:01:23 +0000 IDGNS staff 433715 at http://www.itworld.com Google's Project Wing building drone delivery service http://www.itworld.com/internet/433692/googles-project-wing-building-drone-delivery-service For two years, Google has quietly been developing autonomous flying vehicles that can be used to deliver packages for disaster relief or for commerce purposes, the company revealed Thursday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/433692/googles-project-wing-building-drone-delivery-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/433692/googles-project-wing-building-drone-delivery-service#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 01:16:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 433692 at http://www.itworld.com Poaching drivers may be the norm for ride-sharing companies http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433691/poaching-drivers-may-be-norm-ride-sharing-companies It seems like poaching drivers is par for the course in the ride-sharing industry.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433691/poaching-drivers-may-be-norm-ride-sharing-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433691/poaching-drivers-may-be-norm-ride-sharing-companies#comments Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:28:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 433691 at http://www.itworld.com Paging Dr. Watson, IBM's medical adviser for the future http://www.itworld.com/433683/paging-dr-watson-ibms-medical-adviser-future IBM continues to make the case for the nascent field of cognitive computing, showing off some Watson prototypes Thursday that could help speed scientific discovery in the medical field, by scanning large volumes of literature and data far more quickly then humans can, and suggesting possible leads.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433683/paging-dr-watson-ibms-medical-adviser-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433683/paging-dr-watson-ibms-medical-adviser-future#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:39:14 +0000 IDGNS staff 433683 at http://www.itworld.com Network operators, content distributors set their sights on Africa http://www.itworld.com/networking/433655/network-operators-content-distributors-set-their-sights-africa After several years of Internet infrastructure investment, with increased local content generation and Internet users, Africa seems to be getting the attention of major global network operators and content distribution networks.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/433655/network-operators-content-distributors-set-their-sights-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/433655/network-operators-content-distributors-set-their-sights-africa#comments IT Management Networking News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:20:50 +0000 IDGNS staff 433655 at http://www.itworld.com Chromebook Pixel revisited: 18 months with Google's luxury laptop http://www.itworld.com/433647/chromebook-pixel-revisited-18-months-googles-luxury-laptop Is it crazy to pay $1300 for a Chromebook? Some reflections after a year and a half of living with Google&#039;s luxurious Pixel.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433647/chromebook-pixel-revisited-18-months-googles-luxury-laptop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433647/chromebook-pixel-revisited-18-months-googles-luxury-laptop#comments Cloud Computing Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking Personal Tech Software Unified Communications News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:32:52 +0000 IDGNS staff 433647 at http://www.itworld.com Don’t call them “delivery guys” anymore [CARTOON] http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433645/don-t-call-them-delivery-guys-anymore-cartoon Thanks to the cloud, the “as a service” trend is getting a little out of control<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433645/don-t-call-them-delivery-guys-anymore-cartoon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433645/don-t-call-them-delivery-guys-anymore-cartoon#comments Business Cloud Computing Internet Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Software News cartoon cloud comic computers cyberculture delivery guy food humor Internet jokes Mobile news pizza pizza delivery security social media take out technology web Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 433645 at http://www.itworld.com Facebook vows to destroy click bait and the results could be shocking http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/433590/facebook-vows-destroy-click-bait-and-results-could-be-shocking Links are, in many ways, the lifeblood of the Internet. They are a good thing but not when they bait you into thinking you&#039;re getting something you&#039;re not. Links, and more specifically clicking on them, may make the Internet go round, but when that stream becomes a never-ending cycle of buffoonery, scheming and outright lies on sites like Facebook it can be pretty unbearable.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/433590/facebook-vows-destroy-click-bait-and-results-could-be-shocking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/unified-communications/433590/facebook-vows-destroy-click-bait-and-results-could-be-shocking#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:18:27 +0000 IDGNS staff 433590 at http://www.itworld.com Amazon's file sharing service Zocalo now generally available http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433586/amazons-file-sharing-service-zocalo-now-generally-available Enterprises that want to share and store files online have yet another option now that Amazon Web Services has opened its Zocalo service to general availability.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433586/amazons-file-sharing-service-zocalo-now-generally-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/demand-software/433586/amazons-file-sharing-service-zocalo-now-generally-available#comments Internet Networking On-demand Software News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:36:53 +0000 IDGNS staff 433586 at http://www.itworld.com NASA launches massive cloud migration http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433578/nasa-launches-massive-cloud-migration NASA migrated 65 software applications, including its flagship NASA.gov website to the cloud in 22 weeks, and the space agency is still in the midst of a massive deployment to the cloud.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433578/nasa-launches-massive-cloud-migration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433578/nasa-launches-massive-cloud-migration#comments Cloud Computing Internet Networking News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 18:52:42 +0000 IDGNS staff 433578 at http://www.itworld.com Legality of Uber's aggressive recruitment tactics questioned http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433547/are-ubers-aggressive-recruitment-tactics-legal Uber has come under fire this week for employing controversial recruitment practices against rival Lyft, but beyond a question of ethics some experts say the revelations could potentially put the company in legal hot water.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433547/are-ubers-aggressive-recruitment-tactics-legal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/433547/are-ubers-aggressive-recruitment-tactics-legal#comments Internet IT Management Legal Mobile & Wireless Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 01:31:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 433547 at http://www.itworld.com Vehicle Network Best Practices Installation Guide http://www.itworld.com/mobile-wireless/433541/vehicle-network-best-practices-installation-guide <!--paging_filter--><p> 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