NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In technology news this week, InformationWeek found out that scientists can land a robotic probe on a comet but can't debug code.
Want to know more?
Then join InformationWeek Radio Host Curtis Franklin for this Friday's edition of "This InformationWeek," a weekly Internet Radio broadcast that looks back at the week in technology to explain how IT is changing our lives and the way we do business.
This week, Franklin interviews InformationWeek Editor David F. Carr as he discusses two important stories that will have you looking at the stars all weekend.
This first story relates to debugging issues the European Space Agency encountered with its Rosetta project. After a historic landing on a comet, technical engineers had to immediately debug code within the probe to continue the mission.
The second story Carr will discuss looks at how NASA is exploring the largely untapped field of open data and what lessons your IT department can learn from the space agency.
"This InformationWeek" broadcasts this Friday, November 14, at 3:00 p.m. EST (Noon PST) on the InformationWeek website. You can check out the broadcast preview here and learn more about the live chat that follows the show.
In addition to all things space, Franklin and Community Editor Susan Nunziata will offer an early look at the 2015 Interop show in Las Vegas and what InformationWeek readers can learn at next year's conference. Finally, Franklin and Geekend author David Wagner will talk about this week's column.
"This InformationWeek" is live this Friday at 3:00 p.m. EST. Please join Franklin and his guests and lend your voice to the conversation and the InformationWeek community.
InformationWeek is the leading news and analysis media brand for business technology decision-makers, serving CIOs and other IT leaders in a range of industries through its award-winning community website, digital magazines, and live events. For more information, go to http://www.informationweek.com/.
About UBM Tech
UBM Tech is a global media business that brings together the world's technology communities through live events, online properties, and custom services. UBM Tech's community-focused approach provides its users and clients with expertly curated research, education, training, community advocacy, user-generated content, and peer-to-peer engagement opportunities that serve the Electronics, Security, Enterprise IT and Communications, Network Infrastructure and Applications, Game and App Developers, and Tech Marketing communities. UBM Tech's brands include Black Hat, DesignCon, EE Times, Enterprise Connect, Game Developers Conference (GDC), HDI, InformationWeek, and Interop. Create, a UBM Tech full-range marketing services division, includes custom events, content marketing solutions, community development, and demand generation programs based on its content and technology market expertise. UBM Tech is a part of UBM LLC, a global provider of media and information services with a market capitalization of more than $2.5 billion. For more information, go to http://tech.ubm.com/.
Community Editorial Director, UBM Tech