James A. Martin

James A. Martin is a seasoned tech journalist and blogger based in San Francisco and winner of the 2014 ASBPE National Gold award for his CIO.com blog. He writes CIO.com's Living the Tech Life blog and is also a content marketing consultant.

What is access control? 5 enforcement challenges security professionals need to know

What is IFTTT? How to use If This, Then That services

What is IFTTT? How to use If This, Then That services

With 11 million users running more than a billion applets a month, IFTTT is on track to become a service that connects pretty much everything — though some users say it has room for improvement.

Best Android antivirus? The top 10 tools

Best Android antivirus? The top 10 tools

There are plenty of antivirus tools for Android. Here's how the top 10 measure up in protection, usability and features.

How to get a cutting-edge web browser

How to get a cutting-edge web browser

From Chrome Canary to Microsoft Insider Preview, you can experience tomorrow’s browser features today — if you don’t mind the risks of pre-release software.

41 cool and useful IFTTT applets

41 cool and useful IFTTT applets

Want to automatically save articles you’ve liked on Twitter to Pocket? There’s an IFTTT applet for that – and for a lot of other things, too.

12 famous (and infamous) IT security disasters

12 famous (and infamous) IT security disasters

Arrogance and excessive pride may be the deadly sins of IT security

7 reasons Chrome OS computers are ideal for enterprises

7 reasons Chrome OS computers are ideal for enterprises

This year, 5.5% of all PCs sold will be Chrome OS devices. That means Chrome has overtaken Linux as the ‘third OS’ at work. Credit the cost, security and manageability benefits of Chromebooks and Chromeboxes for the rise.

Top 10 supercomputers of 2017

Top 10 supercomputers of 2017

These 10 supercomputers are the world’s fastest.

Top Slack app tips, tricks and hacks for power users

Top Slack app tips, tricks and hacks for power users

Slack is a powerful collaboration tool in its own right, which means it also has a lot of hidden ways of doing things. Here’s how to get the most from it from users who know it best.

The best Google Chrome extensions of 2017

The best Google Chrome extensions of 2017

From productivity-boosting timers to ad blockers and Android messengers on your desktop, these 25 Chrome extensions make the most popular web browser even more powerful and useful.

7 unexpected ways collaboration software can boost productivity

7 unexpected ways collaboration software can boost productivity

From crisis management to flash teams, collaboration software is making enterprises more productive.

7 things your IT disaster recovery plan should cover

7 things your IT disaster recovery plan should cover

Enterprise networks and data access can be knocked out without warning, thanks to natural and man-made disasters. You can’t stop them all from happening, of course, but with a good disaster recovery plan you can be better prepared for...

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