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Apple is not a retailer

by Robert Hetu  |  January 8, 2014

Today I saw yet another industry journal touting Apple as one of the “top 5 retailers that matter” with regard to maximizing multichannel strategy. Respectfully I suggest that Apple is...

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Apple’s iOS 7 is a Significant Step Forward

by Neil MacDonald  |  August 14, 2013

From a security perspective, I’ve been keeping a close eye on iOS and Android. From what I’ve seen so far, iOS 7 is a significant step forward. To get deeper...

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Why are vendors in the IT operations management market?

by Cameron Haight  |  July 15, 2013

The other day, my colleague George Spafford emailed a link to me on a 2009 TED Talk by Simon Sinek on “How great leaders inspire action.” Even through the video...

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Next generation console technologies to excite consumers, increase semiconductor content

by Richard Gordon  |  June 24, 2013

These past couple of week have been an exciting time for gadget lovers, RAM sellers and semiconductor analysts. Two major events clash with Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference (often home to new...

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If Apple Won't Do It, Somebody Else Should

by Phillip Redman  |  February 14, 2013

In a survey from December 2012, 63% of respondents said that  iOS will be their primary enterprise platform in the next twelve months, if it isn't already.  There's no doubt...

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Is Antivirus Obsolete?

by Neil MacDonald  |  September 13, 2012

I blogged about this question years ago, but a recent blog on CSO got me thinking once again. Has anything changed? Thoughts: 1) The question “Has antivirus outlived its value?”...

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What we Need is the Equivalent of Apple for Enterprise Data Centers

by Neil MacDonald  |  August 29, 2012

I’ve spent the last three days in Silicon Valley – some of it at VMworld and some of it with a client. With the flight out and back to the...

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Last week was a big week for Apple, now some bigger decisions?

by Mark P. McDonald  |  August 27, 2012

Last week was a huge week for the company in Cupertino.  They broke the record on the NYSE for the largest market value.  They also won a landmark patent infringement...

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Microsoft’s Publishing Strategy Remains Beneath The Surface

by Allen Weiner  |  June 19, 2012

Microsoft has announced a new entry into the tablet parade, dubbed Surface, which is hardly a major revelation given the rumor Red Carpet that now precedes any such tech announcement....

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Microsoft Uses Brick and Mortar to Build the Brand

by Angela McIntyre  |  May 9, 2012

“Most people don’t know Microsoft sells PCs,” is how James at the Microsoft Store responded to my initial surprise at the layout of their new store. Microsoft has 19 retail...

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