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Retailer data breach trend not likely to end soon

Three major retail chains have recently admitted being victims of massive data breaches that compromised sensitive data from over 100 million customers. Sadly, though, Target, Nieman-Marcus, and Michael's are just the beginning of a trend that isn't likely to fade away any time soon.

Written by Tony Bradley27 Jan. 14 21:40

Retail CIOs Look to Break Online and Offline Shopping Barriers

Tech leaders at retailers are heading for a software refresh, and many are expecting to replace legacy in-store systems with unified ecommerce systems in a bid to keep up with changing shopping habits.

Written by Kenneth Corbin27 Jan. 14 15:42

5 hybrid IT roles your business needs to succeed in 2014

This year, the ability to simply configure and run a server or develop software in isolation won't be enough. Employers will aggressively pursue workers with multi-dimensional talent -- combinations of technology, domain, business, process and people skills.

Written by Stephanie Overby24 Jan. 14 13:48

The new amplifiers

Lessons from the Waikato District Health Board on using social media to deliver lifesaving messages.

Written by Divina Paredes20 Jan. 14 06:00

As Twitter hires, HP fires

With the attention given to Twitter's IPO, one might assume that the tech industry is dependent on its success. It isn't. Not even close.

Written by Patrick Thibodeau02 Jan. 14 21:06

State of the CIO 2014: The great schism

Digital strategist or traditional CIO? Our 13th annual State of the CIO research reveals the great career divide.

Written by Kim S. Nash02 Jan. 14 20:36

Gone viral: The memes and videos that defined 2013

Do you ever wonder what people 2000 years from now will think of our current society when they discover that we spent our days watching videos of angry-looking cats? I don't, and it's probably for the best. In any case, here are the biggest, best, bespoke memes that disrupted 2013.

Written by Nick Mediati30 Dec. 13 15:40

Smart devices get smarter, but still lack security

As you shop for that new "smart" refrigerator that can do everything including figuring out when you're low on milk, perhaps you should also think about the risk of some mischievous hacker taking control of it and having 5,000 gallons of milk delivered to your door.

Written by Taylor Armerding17 Dec. 13 20:01

CIO-plus: ICT on a mission: Climb Mt Everest

The year in numbers, the best tech products of 2013 and a LinkedIn profile that could land you your dream job – a roundup of news, reviews and trends for business technology leaders.

Written by Divina Paredes14 Dec. 13 18:02