Tight restrictions on e-mail size often just encourage people to work around the limits by sending files outside a company's control.
I'm deputy editor of MIT Technology Review. I’ve been a technology journalist for 12 years, reporting on the Web, computing, telecom, and the business of technology from Silicon Valley, New York, and Boston. Before I came to MIT Technology Review, I was the technology and media editor for the Associated Press.
Brian Bergstein's Stories
Despite all the major data breaches in the news, some aspects of Internet security might be getting better.
The technologist turned venture capitalist describes his approach to investing in technologies that can avert climate change.
Snapshots of CAD software in action.
JP Rangaswami, chief scientist at Salesforce.com, explains why his company's new tool for collaboration could pave the way for productive game-like interactions in the office.
Some countries generate more inventions than their economic stature might indicate.
Our second annual list of the world's most innovative technology companies highlights businesses whose work is changing industries and lives.
Watson, a computer program built by IBM, is about to compete on "Jeopardy." But a bigger test will come when IBM tries to translate the machine intelligence into other domains.
Dell's attempts to master PC pricing offer a case study in the challenges of predictive modeling.
The CEO of Akamai, which plays a crucial role in delivering Web traffic, tells us not to worry about the Internet's capacity.