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Apple used to lag behind in the general business community - but it's changing.
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Apple iOS 7: First look from an IT perspective

Apple iOS 7: First look from an IT perspective | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
This feature provides a look at the new features in Apple iOS 7, such as AirDrop, automatic application updates and potential MAM features, from an IT perspective.
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Interesting take on iOS and its features.

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Tickle my balls, stroke my button and blow the fluff from my crack • The Register

Tickle my balls, stroke my button and blow the fluff from my crack • The Register | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
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Intruguing take on the mouse.....in the week it's inventor passes away.

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Chocolate making becomes sweeter thanks to tech | TechHive

Chocolate making becomes sweeter thanks to tech | TechHive | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
In this video report, we look at how San Francisco chocolate maker Tcho is putting technology to work in its efforts to come up with sweet treats.
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My two favourite subjects combined.....

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CIO designs an iPad analytics app that mirrors work, speeds decisions

CIO designs an iPad analytics app that mirrors work, speeds decisions | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Guess? Inc. CIO Michael Relich delivers an analytics app tailor-made for the retail company's buyers. Read about his unusual path to good design.
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It has tripped a few up. The iPad had just come out, and Relich, after some initial skepticism (he had viewed it "as a toy"), realised the Apple product was a great platform for consuming data. "And it's got that cool factor."

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Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station (A1521)

Apple AirPort Extreme Base Station (A1521) | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
With the new AirPort design and the inclusion of 802.11ac, it's plain to see that Apple is taking steps forward with its networking devices.
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Idiot proof? I doubt that, but good to hear it anyway.  Great review

 

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Almost 70% of Met Police's technology platforms obsolete - Government Computing Network

London Assembly committee calls for forthcoming strategy to focus on innovation and cost savings
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With such a huge proportion of tech obsolete.....someone needs to be encouraging the take up of modern, secure, simpler to use technology solutions. This information is orry, when you think what the criminals have access to across the counter!

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Microsoft Doesn't Seem To Be Fooling Anyone With Its New Office For iPhone App

Microsoft Doesn't Seem To Be Fooling Anyone With Its New Office For iPhone App | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Users are angry that Microsoft's new iPhone Office app requires a subscription to its Office 365 cloud apps service
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Well, we never anticipated this.  Will Microsoft have to make a U turn with Office on iOS like to has with X box?  You cannot sucker the customer these days.

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Apple's New Mac Pro Already Appearing in Benchmarks Ahead of Expected Fall Launch | MacTrast

Apple's New Mac Pro Already Appearing in Benchmarks Ahead of Expected Fall Launch | MacTrast | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Although Apple has already offered a sneak peek at their new sleek black aluminum Mac Pro, they've stopped short of revealing the actual specs of the new device - but new Geekbench results appearing at Primate Labs may shed a bit of light on what...
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First performance data hits the street.

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The Digital Aviator's comment, July 28, 2013 4:39 AM
The start of the marketing campaign or a release perhaps ahead of time?
Lori Carter's curator insight, August 26, 2013 2:53 PM

No more "wait for it...". Finally!

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MakerBot Sells to Stratasys for $403M — Plus $201M for Earn-Outs — as 3-D Printing Market Explodes

MakerBot Sells to Stratasys for $403M — Plus $201M for Earn-Outs — as 3-D Printing Market Explodes | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Boom.
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Wow, this will be massive.....

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iPad is first choice of doctors looking to integrate tablets into their practice

iPad is first choice of doctors looking to integrate tablets into their practice | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
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A new survey by healthcare IT analysis firm Black Book Rankings found that 59% of physicians and practices said they were integrating tablets into their operations, and the iPad was the most popular option in that category.

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MacStadium to provide new Mac Pro hosting and colocation

MacStadium to provide new Mac Pro hosting and colocation | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
For the Mac faithful, it won't do to share space on just any server -- you want to use a Mac server. Likewise, we like to have our own Mac servers
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I was worried about the server side. It'll not be cheap, but it'll be windy!

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Apple Expands Jony Ive's Title to Cover All 'Design' - The Mac Observer

Apple Expands Jony Ive's Title to Cover All 'Design' - The Mac Observer | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Apple Expands Jony Ive's Title to Cover All 'Design' The Mac Observer Sir Jonathan Ive's title at Apple has been simplified—flattened, if you will—from "Senior Vice President, Industrial Design" to "Senior Vice President, Design." By dropping the...
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And about time too.  

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Here's Why The New Mac Pro Is The Most Badass Desktop Computer Ever

Here's Why The New Mac Pro Is The Most Badass Desktop Computer Ever | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
At WWDC, Apple unveiled their new design for the Mac Pro. It's the most powerful desktop they've ever made.
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There's one huge fan!

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Office for iOS review

Office for iOS review | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Microsoft Office finally lands on iOS, but is it worth the wait?
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Will you?;  Won't you?  Is there now a good enough selection to find an alternative?

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An App to Help Doctors Diagnose Dementia

An App to Help Doctors Diagnose Dementia | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
There is an app to make every part of life simpler. And this one helps doctors do their job.
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CANTAB Application can cut down and progress diagnosis and pre information from 3 yaers to as little as ten years.

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Apple VPP makes it easier to buy iOS business apps

Learn how you can use the Apple VPP, or Volume Purchasing Program, to buy public iOS business apps for employees who use iPhones and iPads for work.
John Rudkin's insight:

Hoorah. At last VPP arrives for businesses, but the word is "Apple are not interested in Business".  Eh?  This suggests things are chaging.

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Apple releases more details about MDM in iOS 7. Many features from third-party products are now built-in! - Jack Madden - BrianMadden.com

Apple releases more details about MDM in iOS 7. Many features from third-party products are now built-in! - Jack Madden - BrianMadden.com | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Last week the enterprise mobility management industry got a nice little treat when Apple posted a web page giving more details about the MDM improvements that are coming with iOS 7 .
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This is a disrupter.

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Apple unveils iOS 7 business features | ZDNet

Apple unveils iOS 7 business features | ZDNet | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
The iPhone and iPad maker lifts the lid on what businesses and enterprise users can expect in its latest iOS 7 offering.
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Hurrah...A new MDM protocol is included with iOS 7 in order to streamline third-party MDM solutions.

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Can Jonny Ive's new 'iOS Vista' SAVE the BBC's £100m BRAIN? Yes! • The Register

Can Jonny Ive's new 'iOS Vista' SAVE the BBC's £100m BRAIN? Yes! • The Register | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
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Well, I guess if its simply down to UI?

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China Now Has 100 Million More 3G Subscribers Than The U.S.

China Now Has 100 Million More 3G Subscribers Than The U.S. | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
Mobile broadband growth shifts to China. ;
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The World creates its own perspective. What will the impact of 300m 3G subscribers in China?

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Oh dear -- most tablet vendors have apparently ditched Windows RT

Oh dear -- most tablet vendors have apparently ditched Windows RT | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
It’s been a turbulent few months for Microsoft with Windows RT but things may be about to get a whole lot worse. A new report claims that most tablet vendors have stopped working on the operating system.
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....and today's problem is visible through the....... RT Windows......

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Apple iOS vs Google Android: OSes Mobile Business - Society and Religion

Apple iOS vs Google Android: OSes Mobile Business - Society and Religion | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
John Rudkin's insight:

What will win the day - market share %, or the ability to drive a whole infrastructure and associated industries. Not a hard one to work out, but still people will buy cheap phones.

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Apple, the iPhone, and the enterprise: What does the future hold? | ZDNet

Apple, the iPhone, and the enterprise: What does the future hold? | ZDNet | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
The rules of mobility market are changing, so does that means it's time to rethink the relationship between Apple and the enterprise?
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As I kept saying...... #toldyouso

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State to spend $6.2M to upgrade computers from Windows XP - Lansing State Journal

State to spend $6.2M to upgrade computers from Windows XP
Lansing State Journal
LANSING — State workers are due for major computer software upgrades by April — updates that should bring them at least a little closer to this decade's technology.
John Rudkin's insight:

Once you leave things too long, it gets painful.  I blame the ICT leads who let it get to this point.  Now. Macs?

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Police track stolen iPad using smartphone app - KOMO News

Police track stolen iPad using smartphone app - KOMO News | Apple in Business | Scoop.it
KOMO News
Police track stolen iPad using smartphone app
KOMO News
He handed over a smoke, at which point he said the strangers chased him, knocked him to the ground and took a backpack containing his iPad.
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When will they learn?

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Lori Carter's curator insight, August 26, 2013 2:54 PM

We tried to tell ya. You can't fix stupid.