Emmy Award Winners 2017: Hulu’s 'Handmaid's Tale' Win Heralds Television’s New 'Big Three'

Last year, when Jill Soloway accepted her Emmy Award for directing Transparent, she hoisted it in the air and hollered “topple the patriarchy!” At the time, she was talking about trans rights, civil rights, and the feminist movement, mostly on TV but globally, too. Twelve months later, The Handmaid’s Tale, a show where the patriarchy […] Read more »

10 Best US Cities for Tech Jobs in 2017

These metro areas have seen the biggest gains in software jobs over the last five years. You might be surprised by where some cities rank, and which noted tech employer missed the cut. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:The 3 hottest cloud jobs for 2017IDG Editors predict tech trends for 2017Mingis on Tech: Tech Trends for 2017World […] Read more »

5 Open Source companies to watch in 2017

As if getting venture funding themselves isn’t exciting enough for open source-oriented startups, seeing an open source-focused company like Deis get snapped up by Microsoft must be a thrill as well. While it would be more thrilling, perhaps, if Microsoft disclosed how much it paid, I’m sure those in the startup world and their backers […] Read more »

Google April Fool’s jokes for 2017 – graded for additional humor

Tech companies like to get into April Fool’s day – those whimsical titans of capitalism – and nobody gets into it in a bigger way than Google, which rolls out a solid handful of gags every year, some of which are even interactive. This year is no exception, as the search titan deploys its finest […] Read more »

4 Trends In 2017 That Every Developer Needs To Understand

Developers need to be ready for the opportunities that quantum computing, big data, and mixed reality might bring to all computing sectors, including commercial computing, in 2017. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:IDG Editors predict tech trends for 2017Mingis on Tech: Tech Trends for 2017Emmy Award Winners 2017: Hulu’s 'Handmaid's Tale' Win Heralds Television’s New 'Big Three'10 […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: 3 steps CIOs can take to lead more strategically in 2017

It’s time to rethink the CIO title. Are you responsible for keeping the trains running on time and the lights on, or are you providing the thought leadership and guidance within your own organization to maximize value and business agility? Most C-level executives run the risk of doing the perp walk in handcuffs out of […] Read more »

IDG Editors predict tech trends for 2017

Top editors from IDG Enterprise brands Computerworld, Network World, CIO and CSO chime in with their thoughts and predictions for enterprise technology trends in the upcoming year. From Apple to VR, we’ve got thoughts on what will be hot in 2017. Computerworld Cloud Computing Related Posts:Mingis on Tech: Tech Trends for 201710 Best US Cities […] Read more »

Mingis on Tech: Tech Trends for 2017

Up for discussion: The 10 most pressing and disruptive technologies for the year ahead, according to Computerworld’s Tech Forecast 2017 research. Computerworld Cloud Computing Related Posts:10 Best US Cities for Tech Jobs in 20174 Trends In 2017 That Every Developer Needs To Understand5 tech trends that have Turing Award winners worried5 tech trends that have […] Read more »

Japan plans superefficient supercomputer by 2017

Japan plans to build a super-efficient computer that could vault it to the top of the world’s supercomputer rankings by the end of next year. With a processing capacity of 130 petaflops, the planned computer would outperform the current world leader, China’s Sunway TaihuLight, which delivers 93 petaflops. One petaflop is one million billion floating-point […] Read more »

Japan plans superefficient supercomputer by 2017

Japan plans to build a super-efficient computer that could vault it to the top of the world’s supercomputer rankings by the end of next year. With a processing capacity of 130 petaflops, the planned computer would outperform the current world leader, China’s Sunway TaihuLight, which delivers 93 petaflops. One petaflop is one million billion floating-point […] Read more »

Poll: Where Are You Spending Your IT Dollars In 2017?

We’re asking InformationWeek readers about their top IT spending priorities for the year ahead. Take our flash poll and tell us where your IT dollars are headed. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Emmy Award Winners 2017: Hulu’s 'Handmaid's Tale' Win Heralds Television’s New 'Big Three'10 Best US Cities for Tech Jobs in 2017What IT Spending Forecasts Tell […] Read more »