Can tech apprenticeships bridge the IT skills gap?
Tech companies are recruiting new apprentices; can this undo the damage to entry level career prospects done by offshoring?
Windows 7 change is good for businesses but may be more bad news for Win...
While members of TechRepublic's CIO Jury are pleased about Microsoft's plans for Windows 7, that's largely because they remain underwhelmed
Windows 8 designer: Why Microsoft forced Metro on us all
A purported UX designer for Microsoft reveals why the 'love it or hate it' Metro environment is the default in Windows 8. Read this article
Google Maps Gets Massive Update: Five Features to Know About - Digits - WSJ
Google Maps is starting to look radically different. The new design that the search giant revealed last May—and has been testing with 20% of
What is WhatsApp? One Highly Addicted User Explains - Corporate Intellig...
The 5,600 messages he exchanged with a friend in a single three-month period are enough evidence for this WhatsApp user that Facebook has pi
Can you replace your laptop with a work-friendly tablet? Four tablets pu...
Can you replace your laptop with a work-friendly tablet? There was only one way to find out. Joanna Stern pairs four tablets with keyboard c
A star is born? U.S. scores fusion-power breakthrough
Scientists have made a notable advance in extracting energy from nuclear fusion, the violent process that powers the stars and that one day
The giant $2.2 billion Ivanpah solar project in California is yielding c...
The giant $2.2 billion Ivanpah solar-power project opening this week in the California desert is the first of its kind, and it may be among
Google inches closer to leasing NASA hangars, Moffett airfield
Planetary Ventures, a Google subsidiary, has been chosen as the 'preferred lessee' to manage the airfield, rehabilitate its hangars and, odd
#Google's #Android system claimed 79% of 2013 #smartphone market
Google's Android operating system widened its leading position in smartphone market share in 2013, International Data Corp. said Wednesday.
Roku TV unveiled: Television sets with Roku streaming built-in
Roku is partnering with Hisense and TCL to release six TVs this fall that have the company's superb Smart TV platform built-in -- no box req
Private school’s Chromebook program explains why Google’s laptops have c...
Kentucky Country Day, an independent private school, recently began requiring Chromebooks for their middle schoolers. What started as an R&D
Microsoft's monumental task in Windows 9: Win back the base
At CES 2014, computer makers were already looking past Windows 8. Here's what Microsoft can do to get vendors and computer buyers back on th
Google agrees to buy Nest Labs for $3.2 billion in cash.
Google agreed to buy Nest Labs for $3.2 billion in cash, extending the company's reach into the home.
Slow Broadband Internet Speeds Vex Nation's Schools
As public schools nationwide embrace instruction via iPads, laptops and other technologies, many are realizing they lack the necessary broad
Zach Sims says programming skills—and his startup—offer a sure route to ...
Codecademy's Zach Sims says he created his online instructional startup in the belief that computer-programming skills can be a ticket to up
More community colleges are moving away from the freshman sampler of cou...
Community colleges are moving away from the freshman sampler of courses for students figuring out what they want to study. Instead, schools