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The Week's Top IT Stories: 08/29

The Week's Top IT Stories: 08/29

Each week, Eaton scours the Internet to bring you the top industry headlines of the moment. This week, Google is developing product delivery drones, the new iPhone appears to be getting NFC payment technology, and Dropbox matches Google's and Microsoft's pricing. See what else made our top headlines.

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TAGS IT | Posted in News

The Not So New News - Data Centers Pollute

The Not So New News - Data Centers Pollute

Data centers are constantly in the news, which is not surprising given their importance to the digital age and the fact that they use a lot of energy. In part because of the global growth of digitization, the amount of electricity consumed by information technology and communications equipment is significantly increasing.

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TAGS UPS, Data Center, IT, Energy Efficiency | Posted in News

Tech companies want to become "TV" companies - will they succeed?

Tech companies want to become

In the “old days” (a.k.a. “5 or 6 years ago”) there was a difference between “technology companies” (Microsoft, Google, etc.) and “entertainment companies” (HBO, TV Networks, Time Warner, Hollywood movie studios). Some companies made technology and some companies made content.

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TAGS IT | Posted in Trends

The Week's Top IT Stories: 08/22

The Week's Top IT Stories: 08/22

Each week, Eaton scours the Internet to bring you the top industry headlines of the moment. This week, the guy who invented pop-up ads apologized, HP Q3 results broke the August curse and Facebook announced it will pay people to find and report bugs. See what else made our top headlines.

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TAGS IT | Posted in News

Are Best Practices Stupid?

Are Best Practices Stupid?

I wish I could say I completely thought of that title, but I didn’t. Stephen M. Shapiro, an expert on innovation and popular speaker, posed the question at a symposium I attended on innovation. Shapiro challenged the audience of business leaders (and me) to out-innovate our competition by thinking not “outside the box” but by “finding a better box.”

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TAGS Fran's Corner | Posted in Trends

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