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India Aims to Double R&D Spending for Science

Jan 4, 2012 |

Prime Minister pushes for $1B investment in supercomputing capability.

China Flexes High-Tech Muscles

Dec 8, 2011 |

Nation is accelerating innnovation and investment to become supercomputing powerhouse.

The Missing Link on U.S. Cloud Chain

Sep 20, 2011 |

An upcoming committee hearing in the United States will address the critical issue for cloud’s future in America–reliable, updated infrastructure.

HP Pounces on CIO Concerns

Apr 26, 2011 |

HP has announced a series of strategic IT advisory services that are being wrapped in a message intended to strike CIOs where they will feel it most.

Changes Afoot in the Walled Gardens

Apr 18, 2011 |

The roots of innovation have so often been seen in the light of the “walled gardens” metaphor, but to extend that further, new offshoots are tearing at the weathered, eroded blocks…

The Curse of Smarter Machines

Feb 10, 2011 |

The displacement of jobs by computers is just getting started.

Information Technology Is Not the Savior of the Unemployed

Jul 16, 2010 |

The IT recovery is underway, but it left the jobs behind.

The Week in Review

Jul 15, 2010 |

NASA Center for Climate Simulation doubles computational power with new Dell PowerEdge servers; Amazon introduces HPC-level computing on demand; and Carnegie Mellon announces $7 million initiative aimed at boosting computer science enrollment. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.

No Country for Old Men

Feb 19, 2010 |

Why the IT industry is infatuated with younger workers.

Silicon Valley Faces Rough Road to Recovery

Feb 11, 2010 |

Region’s high-tech dominance at risk.