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Tech news roundup: Amazon Prime Day, EA gaming service’s vulnerabilities, and the basics of multicloud

This week’s TechRepublic and ZDNet news stories include the brand battle between Apple and Microsoft, Word documents containing malicious links, and the future of on-premises databases. I’m Karen Roby with your TechRepublic and ZDNet news update. What’s Hot at TechRepublic Amazon Prime Day is right around the corner, and James Sanders wants to share the […]

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The easiest way to install Docker on macOS

Antsy to get Docker up and running on your Mac? If so, give Docker Desktop a go and be developing in minutes. Image: Docker For many, the ideal cloud development platform is macOS. It’s stable, offers an outstanding interface, and is pretty much everywhere. But for those who want to develop using Docker, what is […]

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Everything as a service: Is this the end of CapEx?

The Cloud Revolution allowed compute and storage to be delivered as a service. This has proven to be a popular model for the enterprise, though will this acceptance endure for specialized services? At HPE Discover 2019, TechRepublic’s James Sanders spoke with Enterprise Strategy Group’s Bob Laliberte about how the Cloud Revolution allowed compute and storage to be delivered […]

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DevOps will fail unless security and developer teams communicate better

DevOps initiatives have become important for 74% of organizations over the past year, but communication must improve for DevOps to be successful, according to Trend Micro. Communication between IT security and software development needs to improve before organizations can successfully implement a DevOps culture, according to the majority of IT leaders surveyed recently by Trend […]

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How Wacom plans to bring pen and paper into the digital age

At CES Asia, Wacom CEO Nobu Ide discussed what’s next for the company in AI and VR. Nobu Ide, Wacom President and CEO Ant Pruitt Wacom has done a great job offering tools for creative artists in a variety of form-factors and budgets. (For several years, I’ve advised new photographers to get their hands on […]

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Infographic: How to handle a toxic workplace

Toxic work environments can force employees out. Here’s how to combat them, according to Resume.io. A toxic work environment involving a combination of bad management and negative attitudes can lead to employee depression, disengagement, and turnover, according to a new report and infographic from Resume.io.  SEE:  Avoid time-wasting meetings: 10 tips (free PDF) (TechRepublic) Not […]

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30% of employees have lost a work device while on vacation

There’s a downside to always being tethered to your job. Companies that promote taking work on vacation risk potential exposure of data, according to Snow Software. With summer holidays quickly approaching, there are a handful of opportunities for employees to disconnect from work, though relatively few do—only 26% of professionals said they leave their work […]

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How to get Android phone notifications on your Windows 10 PC

A new update to Microsoft’s Your Phone app allows users to see and manage Android notifications from other Windows devices. A new update to Microsoft’s Your Phone app will be extremely useful for professionals who move between an Android phone and a Windows 10 PC for work or personal use. A new feature in the […]

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How to work with multiple documents in Microsoft Word

Learn tricks for opening, viewing, and managing multiple documents in Microsoft Word. Image: iStockphoto/rvolkan If you ever need to view and work with multiple Microsoft Word documents at the same time, Word has several features to help you with that maneuver. You can easily switch back and forth between each document. You can view two […]

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Apple iOS 13: A cheat sheet

iOS 13 ushers in new enhancements for iPhone and iPad, including dark mode, revamped built-in apps, and industry-changing privacy features. Apple unveiled iOS 13 at its June 2019 Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC). Apple wasted no time getting into the nitty-gritty details of the new mobile operating system, and had quite a few surprises like splitting […]