CIO.com - Technology Topics http://www.cio.com/ en (c) Copyright 2014 CXO Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 15:47:40 GMT 2014-06-30T15:47:40Z en (c) Copyright 2014 CXO Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Google Gets Down to Business with Android Work, Cloud Drive for Work http://www.cio.com/article/754805/Google_Gets_Down_to_Business_with_Android_Work_Cloud_Drive_for_Work?source=rss_technology_topics Google announced two new enterprise initiatives at its 2014 I/O developer conference: Android Work and Google Drive for Work. CIO.com's Al Sacco details the new IT security features in Android and breaks down the cloud-storage enhancements for business. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/754805/Google_Gets_Down_to_Business_with_Android_Work_Cloud_Drive_for_Work?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-06-26T04:00:00Z CIO.com Redesign Coming Soon! http://www.cio.com/article/754664/CIO.com_Redesign_Coming_Soon_?source=rss_technology_topics Coming soon is a brand new site redesign for CIO.com. Read on for more details. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 04:00:00 GMT Brian Carlson <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/754664/CIO.com_Redesign_Coming_Soon_?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-06-23T04:00:00Z Starbucks Powermat Support Could Sway Wireless-Charging Standards Battle http://www.cio.com/article/754084/Starbucks_Powermat_Support_Could_Sway_Wireless_Charging_Standards_Battle?source=rss_technology_topics Starbucks is rolling out Duracell "Powermat Spots" in its U.S. cafes to let customers wirelessly charge mobile devices, with one notable caveat. The move is a big win for Duracell and the PMA charging standard. Thu, 12 Jun 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/754084/Starbucks_Powermat_Support_Could_Sway_Wireless_Charging_Standards_Battle?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-06-12T04:00:00Z 'Salesforce Wear:' A Wearable Tech Toolset for the Enterprise http://www.cio.com/article/753934/_Salesforce_Wear_A_Wearable_Tech_Toolset_for_the_Enterprise?source=rss_technology_topics Salesforce.com today announced "Salesforce Wear," which the company says is a first-of-its-kind developer program that focuses on wearable technology in the enterprise. Tue, 10 Jun 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/753934/_Salesforce_Wear_A_Wearable_Tech_Toolset_for_the_Enterprise?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-06-10T04:00:00Z BYOD Widening Employee-Employer Trust Gap, Survey Finds http://www.cio.com/article/753071/BYOD_Widening_Employee_Employer_Trust_Gap_Survey_Finds?source=rss_technology_topics Webroot today released the results of a survey on BYOD that suggests the employee-employer trust gap is widening. The company also created an eight-point "BYOD Bill of Rights" to help bridge that gap while keeping corporate data secure. Wed, 21 May 2014 04:00:00 GMT Tom Kaneshige <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/753071/BYOD_Widening_Employee_Employer_Trust_Gap_Survey_Finds?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-05-21T04:00:00Z Why an NFC iPhone Could be Big for Enterprise Security http://www.cio.com/article/752717/Why_an_NFC_iPhone_Could_be_Big_for_Enterprise_Security?source=rss_technology_topics A recent report suggests Apple's iPhone 6 will have near-field communication (NFC) technology. If true, the NFC iPhone could be perfect for secure access control, both physical and digital. Mon, 12 May 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/752717/Why_an_NFC_iPhone_Could_be_Big_for_Enterprise_Security?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-05-12T04:00:00Z How a Boston Hospital is Using Google Glass to Save Lives http://www.cio.com/article/752573/How_a_Boston_Hospital_is_Using_Google_Glass_to_Save_Lives?source=rss_technology_topics Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center CIO John Halamka spoke yesterday about his hospital's use of wearable technology, including Google Glass, and detailed a specific incident in which Glass saved a man's life. Wed, 07 May 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/752573/How_a_Boston_Hospital_is_Using_Google_Glass_to_Save_Lives?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-05-07T04:00:00Z 7 iPhone Battery Tips for Advanced Users http://www.cio.com/article/752134/7_iPhone_Battery_Tips_for_Advanced_Users?source=rss_technology_topics You may already know some basic battery tips to help maximize your iPhone's average life per charge. CIO.com's Al Sacco shares a set of seven advanced battery tips for Apple smartphone users. Wed, 30 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/752134/7_iPhone_Battery_Tips_for_Advanced_Users?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-04-30T04:00:00Z U.S. Smartphone Market Share Numbers for Q1 2014 http://www.cio.com/article/751867/U.S._Smartphone_Market_Share_Numbers_for_Q1_2014?source=rss_technology_topics Nielsen this week released U.S. smartphone market share numbers, based on OS and manufacturer, for the first quarter of 2014. Among the notable findings, Apple gained OS share but lost ground in device-maker share, while HTC dropped two slots in the manufacturer ranking. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/751867/U.S._Smartphone_Market_Share_Numbers_for_Q1_2014?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-04-23T04:00:00Z Online Video Beats Social Media in the Enterprise http://www.cio.com/article/750314/Online_Video_Beats_Social_Media_in_the_Enterprise?source=rss_technology_topics A new study from Wainhouse Research reports that viewership of live online video for business purposes is more than double that of social media. Total hours of viewership in the enterprise reached 1.12 billion hours last year and could hit 3 billion hours by 2017. Wed, 26 Mar 2014 04:00:00 GMT Matt Kapko <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/750314/Online_Video_Beats_Social_Media_in_the_Enterprise?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-03-26T04:00:00Z Pros and Cons of Using Fitness Trackers for Employee Wellness http://www.cio.com/article/750117/Pros_and_Cons_of_Using_Fitness_Trackers_for_Employee_Wellness_?source=rss_technology_topics The number of organizations using fitness trackers, such as Fitbit, for corporate wellness is expected to skyrocket. Before diving headfirst into a high-tech employee wellness initiative, companies should be aware of the potential benefits and risks. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 04:00:00 GMT James A. Martin <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/750117/Pros_and_Cons_of_Using_Fitness_Trackers_for_Employee_Wellness_?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-03-24T04:00:00Z 10 Must-Know Amazon Kindle Fire HDX Tablet Tips and Tricks http://www.cio.com/article/750110/10_Must_Know_Amazon_Kindle_Fire_HDX_Tablet_Tips_and_Tricks?source=rss_technology_topics Whether you're a new Kindle Fire HDX owner or a seasoned Amazon tablet user, you'll appreciate these 10 tips and tricks that will help you reset a malfunctioning device, organize and streamline navigation, boost data security and more. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 04:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/750110/10_Must_Know_Amazon_Kindle_Fire_HDX_Tablet_Tips_and_Tricks?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-03-21T04:00:00Z Why C-Suite Executives Need to Shine on Social Media http://www.cio.com/article/749925/Why_C_Suite_Executives_Need_to_Shine_on_Social_Media?source=rss_technology_topics Most CIOs -- and other C-suite executives have at least a LinkedIn profile, but social media requires much more these days. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and others are no longer exclusively personal, but also reflective of your role in the larger organization. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 04:00:00 GMT Matt Kapko <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/749925/Why_C_Suite_Executives_Need_to_Shine_on_Social_Media?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-03-18T04:00:00Z How The Container Store Uses Wearable Tech to Think Outside the Box http://www.cio.com/article/749313/How_The_Container_Store_Uses_Wearable_Tech_to_Think_Outside_the_Box?source=rss_technology_topics The Container Store is piloting a wearable device that it hopes will replace the thousands of walkie talkies it uses for in-store communication. The wearable also lets the company track employees when they're at work, among other things, and could potentially revolutionize the way it uses technology for retail. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 05:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/749313/How_The_Container_Store_Uses_Wearable_Tech_to_Think_Outside_the_Box?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-03-06T05:00:00Z Hands-On First Impressions of Samsung's Galaxy S5 Smartphone (Video) http://www.cio.com/article/748709/Hands_On_First_Impressions_of_Samsung_s_Galaxy_S5_Smartphone_Video_?source=rss_technology_topics CIO.com's Al Sacco goes hands-on with Samsung's brand new Galaxy S5 smartphone. The device has a handful of notable new hardware features and software enhancements. But none of them translation into any real "wow factor." Here's why. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 05:00:00 GMT Al Sacco <info@cio.com> http://www.cio.com/article/748709/Hands_On_First_Impressions_of_Samsung_s_Galaxy_S5_Smartphone_Video_?source=rss_technology_topics 2014-02-24T05:00:00Z