From the CIO

Martyn Croft, CIO of the Salvation Army, explains why he’s embraced thin clients, e-learning, and BYOD, but not big data.
The average tech worker makes $96,370 per year; tech workers with skills in Spark, Azure, JIRA make over 20% more, reports.
With just one slip up, your meeting room can instantly transform from an impenetrable Area 51-like fortress to the set of a television show that only your rivals watch. Here are some tips to make sure that doesn’t happen.

Technology News

The European Commission has determined that Apple must pay a fine of $14.5 billion for receiving illegal tax benefits in Ireland. Tim Cook has written a sternly worded letter in response.
The New York Times explores why Palo Alto, a town with no shortage of tech-savvy residents, has such lousy cell phone reception.
Buckle your seat belts, laptops are about to get a whole lot faster.