ITworld Software http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/51/all en What’s the difference between AdBlock and AdBlock Plus? http://www.itworld.com/answers/topic/software/question/what-s-difference-between-adblock-and-adblock-plus <p>Are these just two versions of the same software? Is there any advantage of one over the other?</p> Software adblock adblock plus Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:42:53 +0000 ehtan 428657 at http://www.itworld.com Wolfram fortifies SystemModeler with more libraries http://www.itworld.com/software/428620/wolfram-fortifies-systemmodeler-more-libraries Hydraulic actuators, battery stacks, biochemical systems and disease propagation are but a few things that now can be modeled more easily, thanks to a number of libraries and a library store that Wolfram Research has created for a new edition of its SystemModeler software package.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428620/wolfram-fortifies-systemmodeler-more-libraries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428620/wolfram-fortifies-systemmodeler-more-libraries#comments Enterprise Software Software News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:39:41 +0000 IDGNS staff 428620 at http://www.itworld.com US Social Security Administration spent nearly $300M on IT project 'boondoggle,' lawmakers say http://www.itworld.com/software/428567/us-social-security-administration-spent-nearly-300m-it-project-boondoggle-lawmakers- The U.S. Social Security Administration has spent nearly US$300 million on a software system for processing disability claims that still isn&#039;t finished and has delivered limited useful functionality, according to an independent report on the project.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428567/us-social-security-administration-spent-nearly-300m-it-project-boondoggle-lawmakers-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428567/us-social-security-administration-spent-nearly-300m-it-project-boondoggle-lawmakers-#comments IT Management Software News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:52:00 +0000 IDGNS staff 428567 at http://www.itworld.com HP invests in Hortonworks' Hadoop http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428561/hp-invests-hortonworks-hadoop Hewlett-Packard is betting $50 million that its customers will find value in the Hadoop data processing platform, by investing in Hadoop distributor Hortonworks.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428561/hp-invests-hortonworks-hadoop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/428561/hp-invests-hortonworks-hadoop#comments IT Management Software News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:16:00 +0000 IDGNS staff 428561 at http://www.itworld.com Salesforce.com launches Sales Reach for real-time selling and marketing http://www.itworld.com/software/428491/salesforcecom-launches-sales-reach-real-time-selling-and-marketing Salesforce.com is combining its Pardot marketing software, sales automation application and social communities platform into a new product called Sales Reach, which it says can help salespeople nurture leads and make deals in real time.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428491/salesforcecom-launches-sales-reach-real-time-selling-and-marketing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428491/salesforcecom-launches-sales-reach-real-time-selling-and-marketing#comments Enterprise Software IT Management Software News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:01:12 +0000 IDGNS staff 428491 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft verging on single OS across all devices http://www.itworld.com/software/428417/microsoft-verging-single-os-across-all-devices Microsoft seems on the brink of announcing a major enhancement to its operating system lines, namely merging them into a single OS that could bring big benefits for corporate users.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428417/microsoft-verging-single-os-across-all-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428417/microsoft-verging-single-os-across-all-devices#comments Operating Systems Software Windows News Microsoft Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:09:02 +0000 IDGNS staff 428417 at http://www.itworld.com 13 Android tools for Web developers http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/160047/13-android-tools-web-developers-428407 <!--paging_filter--><p>Android mobile devices, while not typically thought of as places where development work gets done, can offer surprisingly useful apps to help developers get the job done, anywhere.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/160047/13-android-tools-web-developers-428407" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development Software Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:21:00 +0000 kgerich 428407 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 5 major revelations hidden in Microsoft's earnings report http://www.itworld.com/windows/428389/5-major-revelations-hidden-microsofts-earnings-report Financial results are oh-so boring, but Microsoft&#039;s latest quarterly results hid a surprising number of juicy tidbits<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/windows/428389/5-major-revelations-hidden-microsofts-earnings-report" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/windows/428389/5-major-revelations-hidden-microsofts-earnings-report#comments Operating Systems Software Windows News Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:50:15 +0000 IDGNS staff 428389 at http://www.itworld.com BlackBerry offers BES10 as a hosted service through partners http://www.itworld.com/software/428375/blackberry-offers-bes10-hosted-service-through-partners Businesses wanting the security of BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10 without the complexity of managing it onsite can now buy it as a hosted service from six BlackBerry partners.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428375/blackberry-offers-bes10-hosted-service-through-partners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428375/blackberry-offers-bes10-hosted-service-through-partners#comments Mobile & Wireless Security Software News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:25:38 +0000 IDGNS staff 428375 at http://www.itworld.com Oracle ships nearly 60 mobile apps for JD Edwards http://www.itworld.com/software/428374/oracle-ships-nearly-60-mobile-apps-jd-edwards Oracle is responding to an ever more mobile customer base with the rollout of 57 mobile applications for its JD Edwards EnterpriseOne business software suite.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428374/oracle-ships-nearly-60-mobile-apps-jd-edwards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428374/oracle-ships-nearly-60-mobile-apps-jd-edwards#comments Enterprise Software Mobile & Wireless Software News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:31:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 428374 at http://www.itworld.com OS X Yosemite public beta: What you need to know http://www.itworld.com/software/428373/os-x-yosemite-public-beta-what-you-need-know Given that this marks the first time a major new version of OS X has been available to users before it&#039;s actually released (not counting the original Mac OS X Public Beta), you likely have questions. We&#039;ve got answers.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/428373/os-x-yosemite-public-beta-what-you-need-know" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/428373/os-x-yosemite-public-beta-what-you-need-know#comments Operating Systems Software News Mac OS OS X OS X Yosemite Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:38:25 +0000 IDGNS staff 428373 at http://www.itworld.com UK government adopts ODF for document exchange with citizens and suppliers http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428371/uk-government-adopts-odf-document-exchange-citizens-and-suppliers The U.K. government has adopted ODF as its standard for the exchange of word processor and spreadsheet files between departments and with citizens and suppliers, meaning that companies and citizens will not be required to buy a particular application or software suite in order to collaborate with government staff.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428371/uk-government-adopts-odf-document-exchange-citizens-and-suppliers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/428371/uk-government-adopts-odf-document-exchange-citizens-and-suppliers#comments Enterprise Software Government IT Management Open Source Software News Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:14:11 +0000 IDGNS staff 428371 at http://www.itworld.com Apache Hive brings real-time queries to Hadoop http://www.itworld.com/428352/apache-hive-brings-real-time-queries-hadoop Hive&#039;s SQL-like query language and vastly improved speed on huge data sets make it the perfect partner for an enterprise data warehouse.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/428352/apache-hive-brings-real-time-queries-hadoop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/428352/apache-hive-brings-real-time-queries-hadoop#comments Big Data Business Intelligence Open Source Software Storage Product review Apache Hive Hadoop Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:50:03 +0000 IDGNS staff 428352 at http://www.itworld.com 14 must-have iPhone, iPad travel apps http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/159991/14-must-have-iphone-ipad-travel-apps-428346 <!--paging_filter--><p>These 14 iOS travel apps will make your iPhone, iPad touch or iPad a more valuable travel companion. They'll help you book your trip, plan your itinerary, navigate unfamiliar streets, convert foreign currencies and much more.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/159991/14-must-have-iphone-ipad-travel-apps-428346" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile & Wireless Personal Tech Software Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:37:00 +0000 kgerich 428346 at http://www.itworld.com