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Premier 100 IT Leader profile: Diane Bryant

Intel Corp. CIO and Vice President Diane Bryant has worked at the chip maker for 25 years, starting right out of college. She earned four patents as a mobile engineer there in the early 1990s and later headed up the company's server business.

Nokia CEO quashes talk of sale to Microsoft

BARCELONA -- Microsoft won't be buying Nokia any time soon despite the despite a sweeping Windows Phone agreement announced by the vendors last week, Nokia CEO Stephen Elop told reporters Sunday.

Android outranks iPhone in latest ComScore data

Google's Android outranked Apple's iPhone in total smartphone subscribers in the U.S. at the end of the fourth quarter of 2010, according to survey data released Monday by market research company Comscore.

Verizon warns it will throttle back speeds for data hogs

Verizon Wireless today warned new customers that it will throttle back data speeds on the top five per cent of users who hog network bandwidth, a move apparently timed with the Feb. 10 carrier's launch of the data-hungry iPhone 4.

CompTIA creates council to address decline of women in IT

To address a rapidly dwindling number of women in IT, the CompTIA Educational Foundation last week created the Women in Information Technology Council and charged it with convincing those with the right knowledge and skills to make IT their career of choice.

IT execs hope iPad, PlayBook can boost decision-making process

Tablets like Apple's iPad and the upcoming BlackBerry PlayBook will change and improve the way corporate employees work and make decisions, contend IT executives at Chevron and TD Bank. Both companies are evaluating and running trials on such devices.

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