China Flexes Tech Muscles Before a State Visit – The New York Times


As President Xi Jinping prepared to visit the United States, Washington warned of possible sanctions over digital attacks. Beijing pushed back by organizing a technology forum of industry leaders. Source: China Flexes Tech Muscles Before a State Visit – The New York Times

Boards Fight to Stay Ahead of Technology by Adding CIO Directors – The CIO Report – WSJ


As the interplay of business and technology becomes more important and complex, CIOs are joining corporate boards in ever greater numbers. Banks, manufacturers, travel services and retail are appointing CIOs to boards as they seek technology expertise in building new business models and defending against security threats. Source: Boards Fight to Stay Ahead of Technology…

Are You Sure You Want to Use Email? – WSJ


Are You Sure You Want to Use Email? – WSJ. “Retention policy” is a phrase used in a Wall Street Journal article? Wow! It’s time has come! One person is quoted as saying that retention policies should be 30 days. Retention policies meet the needs of the companies. I generally advise creating “buckets” into which…