Rethinking IT in the cloud computing era

IT departments need not go away in a computing world increasingly concerned with cloud computing and complex service-oriented systems, but they will have to change. IT has to let go of trying to control everything and focus on coordinating and enhancing things that other people control.

Information Overload

Today‚Äôs worker cites information overload as a major source of job dissatisfaction. Real-time communication is taking its toll, as many of us…

British Courts Try to Stop the Tide of Social Media

Just like the media industry, the legal system is being disrupted by social media and the democratization of information distribution — in the latest example, a British court has issued an injunction that bans any mention of the details of a case on Twitter or Facebook.