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SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Sony takes on Google Glass with SmartEyeglass

9/23/2014

  • Firstpost (India)

Sony has announced that it is releasing a wearable computer similar to Google Glass and it anticipates releasing the product commercially by March. Sony's SmartEyeglass will feature a single holograph… Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

Study: Gamers paying for in-app goods drops, but midtier spenders rise

9/22/2014

  • VentureBeat

Mobile application players who pay for in-app goods decreased from 1.5% to 1.35% from January to July, a Swrve study said. Midtier players, or those who spend between $10 and $20 each month in games,… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Pertino unveils cloud-centric BlueSky Partner Program

9/23/2014

  • VAR Guy, The
  • eWeek

Pertino says it's expanding its cloud-based platform with the BlueSky Partner Program focused on Big Data analytics integration for IT consultants, distributors, resellers, marketplaces and service pr… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Solar panels installed at Ariz. schools save $9M in electricity

9/22/2014

  • AzCentral.com (Phoenix)

Solar panels installed at 226 K-12 schools in Arizona currently generate 66,288 kilowatts of electricity every year, enough to save schools $9 million in electricity bills, according to a study by The… Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

Red Hat looks beyond Linux to the cloud

9/23/2014

  • Register (U.K.), The

Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst says he aspires to make his company the top cloud vendor. "Right now, we're in the midst of a major shift from client-server to cloud-mobile. It's a once-every-twenty-years … Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

IEEE wants to advance connected-device interoperability

9/22/2014

  • Computerworld

More than half a dozen industry groups, including the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, are working to improve the emerging Internet of Things by supporting seamless connectivity amon… Read More

ATMAE SmartBrief

Technology, management, and applied engineering news

ATMAE SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering

Avoid being a know-it-all at work

9/15/2014

  • Fast Track, The

Keep a neutral stance at the office and don't stir the pot too much by correcting everyone's spoken or written mistakes, especially the little slip-ups. "Playing dumb illustrates the power of communic… Read More