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Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic. He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline. He also served as the East Coast news editor and finance editor at CNET News.com. Larry has covered the technology and financial services industry since 1995, publishing articles in WallStreetWeek.com, Inter@ctive Week, The New York Times, and Financial Planning magazine. He's a graduate of the Columbia School of Journalism and the University of Delaware.
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Rachel King is a staff writer for CBS Interactive based in San Francisco, covering business and enterprise technology for ZDNet, CNET and SmartPlanet. She has previously worked for The Business Insider, FastCompany.com, CNN's San Francisco bureau and the U.S. Department of State. Rachel has also written for MainStreet.com, Irish America Magazine and the New York Daily News, among others. Rachel has a B.A. in Mass Communications and History from the University of California, Berkeley and a M.S. in Journalism from Columbia University, where she served as art director for the student magazine, Plated. In her spare time, she enjoys playing trumpet, learning rock climbing and archery, and listening to NPR's Pop Culture Happy Hour. Someday she also will be perfectly fluent in both French and Spanish. Someday.
The Australian e-commerce player has promoted former Googler Tim Schulz to the role of chief product officer, where he will helm Bigcommerce's SaaS platform as it scales to serve enterprise-level businesses.
Box's Enterprise Key Management solution is currently in patent-pending mode.
David Kleidermacher comes to BlackBerry by way of Green Hills Software, where he most recently served as the company's CTO.
Dell is extending its ProSupport Plus effort from data centers to laptops, desktops and tablets.
Home security systems aren't all that secure and expose your home to Web and mobile vulnerabilities.
Much of Amazon's success hinges on customer loyalty. And if there's one foolproof way to establish customer loyalty, it's to hook them while they're young.
The tech giant has established a team to work on emerging technologies including 3D printing, drones and robotics.
IBM and Softbank are collaborating to teach Watson Japanese as well as meld cognitive computing and Pepper the social robot.
The move will bolster HP's encryption and data security business. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed.
Earnings per share are also projected to land a little higher with estimates between $4.85 to $5.05 a pop, compared to the prior guidance range of $4.75 to $5.05.
One prominent UBS analyst thinks both companies have something to win out of their mobile enterprise app partnership. But could a larger iPad "Pro" model hold the key?
The microblogging site said that overall requests are up, lumping the US with Turkey and Russia as countries that have significantly increased in government data demands.
Samsung's SmartTV may share data from your conversations with third parties. But is it really a big deal when that third party is likely a software provider converting speech to text?
Accenture's acquisition aims to improve the firm's analytics, cloud and mobility portfolio for federal clients.