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Sometimes I Wish I Were A Luddite

by Andrea Dimaio  |  January 28, 2013

For anybody who has been watching the evolution of consumer technology, it is quite clear how devices are becoming obsolescent much sooner than in past years. My parents used the...

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Gartner 2013 CRM Sales Predictions

by Robert Desisto  |  January 2, 2013

In 2013, Sales application managers will try to understand the impact of social, mobile, cloud and big data on their sales applications strategy. Our 2013 CRM Sales Predicts provides guidance...

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The Death of the Laptop

by Robert Desisto  |  October 23, 2012

At Gartner US Symposium, I have done 20 one on one meetings with clients in the first two days. In 18 of the meetings clients used iPads. In only 2...

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The New Gartner Mobile Reference Architecture

by Paul Debeasi  |  August 13, 2012

Summary: Gartner has introduced the first and only Mobile Reference Architecture for enterprise IT organizations. The Mobile Reference Architecture is an integrated set of research that helps IT organizations make...

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iPads, Poems and ERP.

by Thomas Otter  |  June 7, 2011

April is the cruelest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing Memory and desire, stirring Dull roots with spring rain. While I'm somewhat uneasy about the impact of...

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No Let Up In the E-Reading Device Parade

by Allen Weiner  |  May 5, 2011

Just when you thought it was safe to go into your big box retailers and buy an “e-reader” after parsing the maze of options, two new choices loom: a new...

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Abracadabra: Barnes and Noble Transforms the Nook Color

by Allen Weiner  |  April 25, 2011

Barnes and Noble has made good on its promise of upgrading the firmware on its Nook Color, launched in October 2010, by announcing that Froyo, aka Android 2.2, will now...

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Yes, I want an iPad, but not THAT much

by Jeffrey Mann  |  March 27, 2011

I am not usually all that into gadgets, and I have never understood the manic devotion to all things Apple that some normally rational people display. I don’t have an...

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HP's TouchPad - Will It Succeed?

by Van Baker  |  March 21, 2011

Hewlett-Packard is planning to launch it's TouchPad tablet this summer. The tablet is based on the WebOS operating system just as the smartphones sold by HP's Palm business unit. Given...

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The Trouble with Technologists

by Van Baker  |  March 15, 2011

It is widely rumored that Apple sold somewhere between 500,000 and 1,000,000 iPad 2 tablets over their first weekend of sales in the United States. International launches are still to...

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