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Apple Watch won't boost Apple Pay payments by much

The Apple Watch supports Apple Pay, but it's unlikely that the smartwatch, coming April 24, will significantly boost the number of mobile payments made by U.S. customers.

Written by Matt Hamblen02 April 15 22:06

Five things CFOs want from CIOs

Face it, you need to get on with your CFO. Here are the five things they want from you.

Written by Bonnie Gardiner04 Sept. 14 09:32

How to Improve Your IT Job Prospects by Volunteering

Unemployed? Don't sit at home and wait (and hope) for an opportunity. Volunteering your IT skills is a way to keep current and show potential employers your business and technical acumen, your character and your drive.

Written by Sharon Florentine23 Sept. 13 13:38

Now is 'good timing' for Twitter's IPO

Twitter has become part of an international conversation. And now the social networking company is moving to take the company public, and industry analysts say it's great timing.

Written by Sharon Gaudin13 Sept. 13 10:01

Twitter moves point to a timely IPO

As rumors swirl that Twitter is gearing up for an initial public offering (IPO), industry analysts say the timing is right for such a move.

Written by Sharon Gaudin03 Sept. 13 20:10

Gimme shelter: Wall Street braces for next superstorm

Heading into the heart of hurricane season 10 months after Sandy slammed the New York metropolitan area, Wall Street has had time to reassess and revamp backup plans.

Written by Marc Ferranti20 Aug. 13 12:06

BlackBerry up for sale: Five reasons it went wrong

BlackBerry has announced that it is has essentially put itself up for sale. So where did it all go wrong for Canadian firm which was once a leader in the mobile industry?

Written by Chris Martin14 Aug. 13 08:13

Icahn in control after Dell ups offer to take company private

Michael Dell and Silver Lake's decision to raise the offer to take Dell private is a concession that rival Carl Icahn and affiliate parties may have an upper hand in the wrangling to take over the company, observers of the deal said.

Written by Agam Shah24 July 13 17:57

Time and Distance Enemies of Agile Project Management

f you haven't read Nassim Taleb 'Anti-Fragile,' it's time to break out your e-reader. Big software projects are constitutionally doomed because they're fragile. Agile may be the way to go, but what can you do to make sure your agile project doesn't become fragile?

Written by David Taber11 July 13 13:17

Oracle's Q4 results: What to watch for

Many eyes in the tech world will fall on Oracle later this week, when the vendor's fourth-quarter results are set for release. This is typically the biggest reporting period for Oracle each year in terms of revenue, but a number of questions loom beyond its top-line performance.

Written by Chris Kanaracus17 June 13 20:27 aims for next $1 billion business with ExactTarget buy's pending US$2.5 billion purchase of marketing software vendor ExactTarget will help it develop a new $1 billion annual revenue stream and set the company on a clear strategic course for the foreseeable future, according to CEO Marc Benioff.

Written by Chris Kanaracus04 June 13 15:58

The CFO gender gap: part one

It’s an issue that continues to loom the industry: the lack of women reaching the top of the finance ladder. The industry has long recognised the need to change its male-dominated image. However, there are still barriers for women that are yet to be broken down.

Written by Rebecca Merrett06 May 13 14:24
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