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 IFTTT? How to use If This, Then That services

Best Android antivirus? The top 13 tools

Best Android antivirus? The top 13 tools

There are plenty of antivirus tools for Android. Here's how the top 13 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.

What’s quantum computing [and why enterprises need to care]

What’s quantum computing [and why enterprises need to care]

Quantum computing is moving from science fiction to reality. Here’s what enterprise IT planners should know.

Top 10 file-sharing options: Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive and more

Top 10 file-sharing options: Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive and more

Most file-sharing services have evolved into full-blown collaboration platforms. We look at 10 online services ranging from basic to enterprise-level.

What is access control? A key component of data security

What is access control? A key component of data security

Access control is a method of guaranteeing that users are who they say they are and that they have the appropriate access to company data. It is a vital aspect of data security, but it has some significant enforcement challenges.

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

The best Google Chrome extensions

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.

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