Software & IT Services

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Tech news and insights and why they matter to business

SmartBrief on ExecTech

Engineers at MIT look to build a better space suit

9/18/2014

  • PhysOrg.com

Researchers at MIT are developing technology that could one day enable astronauts to shed their bulky spacesuits for more form-fitting pressurized garments, which allow for significantly greater mobil… Read More

Application Developers SmartBrief

News and information for app developers

Application Developers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Application Developers Alliance

Google Apps users at work can now install third-party apps

9/17/2014

  • PCWorld

Those who use Google Apps at work now have permission to install third-party applications from the Marketplace to their accounts, bypassing IT administrators' authorization. Businesses and organizatio… Read More

CompTIA SmartBrief

News for IT industry professionals

CompTIA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Computing Technology Industry Association

Dell touts device to project Android tablet content on larger screens

9/18/2014

  • ZDNet

Dell is touting its Cast screen-mirroring device for Android, designed for enterprise users to project content from tablets on desktop PC monitors or television screens. Dell says the device for Venue… Read More

SmartBrief on EdTech

Education insights and advances in technology

SmartBrief on EdTech

Free webinar: Creating compelling digital lessons: The easy way

9/18/2014

Join us on Monday, Sept. 29 at 5 p.m. EST for Creating Compelling Digital Lessons: The Easy Way with Sergio Villegas, high school science teacher, and current EdTech coordinator for NapaLearns. Learn … Read More

SIIA Software SmartBrief

News for software and services professionals

SIIA Software SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Software Information Industry Association

C++ drives iOS, Android apps for Dropbox

9/17/2014

  • InfoWorld

Dropbox used 35-year-old C++ for its native mobile coding of the Carousel photo gallery and Mailbox application for smartphones. Dropbox created an open-source tool called Djinni to link C++ to a Java… Read More

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

News and industry trends for engineering professionals

Engineering Research and Development SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Cyient

Cisco wants to put railroads on the connected devices superhighway

9/15/2014

  • eWeek
  • PCWorld

Cisco Systems has introduced Connected Rail, a suite of networking products to help railroads implement Internet of Things technology. The portfolio is said to help railroads upgrade their technology … 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