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HBO Hack: How Did They Let It Happen?

August 4, 2017
At HBO, many people are probably wondering if they’ll have jobs at the end of the month, because it is doubtful the HBO board or executive staff is in much of a forgiving mood given the coverage.
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AMD’s Petaflop Project 47: Dialing Computing Up to 11

August 3, 2017
AMD's Project 47 represents a massive performance boost for those who need centralized workstation capability or shortened render speeds. Eventually it will likely be used for AI development and deployment.
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The Scary Reasons Technology Vendors Don’t Use Their Own Technology

July 28, 2017
When technology vendors don't use their own products, you must ask serious questions about why that is the case.
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Corrupting Analytics: In Trump’s Voter Fraud Effort, Both Sides Are Wrong

July 27, 2017
You’d think we’d catch on that data is our friend. But often we care more about appearing right than being right. This can be avoided by not taking a hard position before the analysis is done.
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Black Box Thinking: How to Fix the Mistakes Killing Our Companies and Loved Ones

July 21, 2017
Many efforts fail repeatedly when too much focus is put on blame, and not enough on assuring mistakes aren’t repeated.
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Formula E: Showcasing Technology Competitively

July 19, 2017
Of the two technology vendors that support this race, Qualcomm and Panasonic, Qualcomm had a good showcase. Panasonic, on the other hand, was working against itself.
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Hardened PCs: How Dell Is Using Sun Tzu to Kick Panasonic out of the Market

July 14, 2017
If Panasonic doesn’t get its act together, it will be out of this lucrative hardened PC market in around a decade.
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AMD and Intel Declare War on the Data Center: Why This Is a Good Thing

July 11, 2017
AMD’s and Intel’s battle is the big tip of an iceberg of coming conflicts as the IT industry continues to pivot toward line of business decision makers and efforts like AI, which will again redefine how companies do business.
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Microsoft Pivots Windows 10 Toward Security: Revisiting a Near Catastrophic Mistake

July 7, 2017
Treating security as an afterthought is a bad idea. It has taken Microsoft decades to undo this bad decision, and now we are finally seeing the benefits of that reversal, in what is becoming a very secure platform with Windows 10.
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Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines and Authority vs. Responsibility

July 3, 2017
Making a team responsible for an entire project doesn’t work unless they have the authority over the entire project, as well.
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Over 70 Percent of IoT Efforts Are Failing: The Fix Seems Surprisingly Easy

June 28, 2017
With the IoT in particular, really understanding the problem you are trying to solve and simplifying the effort at the front end would likely have a bigger initial positive impact.
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Cisco Live: The Rebirth of the Network

June 27, 2017
Cisco is in the midst of a rather impressive change, taking its skill to focus AI efforts where they would be the most effective.
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Lenovo and Conceptualizing Future Defined Data Centers

June 22, 2017
While it is easy to get lost in the sheer number of products Lenovo announced and lose track of the strategic aspect of the announcement, Lenovo appears to be offering something targeting the needs of the 2020 enterprise rather than the 2017 enterprise.
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Cisco Launches the Digital Transformation Missing Link

June 21, 2017
Cisco is defining a new class of intelligent network, which can determine the intent of an organization with regard to the network, understand the context and, using machine learning, intuit what needs to be done.
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Why Uber’s Sweeping Changes Will Likely Make Things Worse: Optics over Progress

June 15, 2017
Until Uber works to fix the internal behavior that is at the core of its problems, real progress in making the company even a safe place to work will likely fall short.
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Uber’s Troubles Start with Not Knowing What Business It Is Really In

June 13, 2017
Fixing Uber will require someone to realize what Uber’s business really is. It isn’t a newfangled cab business or just an app company. It’s a services company that helps people work for themselves.
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Comey Testimony: What to Do When Your Boss Lies

June 8, 2017
Working for someone you don’t trust or who is abusive is a no-win scenario.
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Why Musk Quitting President Trump’s Advisory Board Was Stupid: How to Live as an Influencer

June 5, 2017
If you can’t accept the limitations of an advisory council and you aren’t able to work through building influence, then joining one is not only a waste of your time but you could end up doing more damage to efforts you care about than good.
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From 5G to British Airways and the Dangers of Tactical Thinking

June 1, 2017
Thinking tactically can be a career-ending mistake for every top executive.
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