Mon, April 14, 2014 - It's hard to overstate the impact of Microsoft Office for iPad. The arrival of the dominant productivity suite on the dominant tablet promises to change how iPads are viewed in the enterprise. Office for iPad may also crush competitive apps, shut out cloud storage providers and limit MDM vendors.
Mon, April 14, 2014 - Microsoft pays some companies to produce Windows 8 versions of their products. Without this type of financial assistance, or various other incentives, is Windows 8 and especially Windows Phone development worth the effort?
Fri, April 11, 2014 - The mainframe was supposed to go extinct decades ago, but it's abundant in many habitats. Same goes for the PC, which seems to have adapted for survival better than once thought. Both the mainframe and the PC offer evolutionary advantages that newer, more sophisticated species still struggle to match.
Wed, April 02, 2014 - Microsoft will give away licenses to Windows Phone and Windows to device makers building smartphones or tablets with screens smaller than 9-in. measured diagonally.
Tue, April 01, 2014 - Lenovo has a new range of budget Android tablets on the way, just in time to compete with Samsung's new Galaxy Tabs. We assume 'budget' based on the UK pricing currently available, but U.S. pricing is yet to be announced.
Mon, March 31, 2014 - The competing suites square off over features, file compatibility and ease of use.
Fri, March 28, 2014 - The first iteration of Microsoft's Office for iPad lacks the ability to print, an unfortunate omission that Microsoft representatives intimated will be fixed in a forthcoming release.
Fri, March 28, 2014 - Microsoft's new Office for iPad apps vaulted to the top of the free application chart on Apple's App Store shortly after their Thursday debut.
Thu, March 27, 2014 - With its own version of the productivity suite, the iPad looks more like the latest stage in the PC's evolution.
Thu, March 27, 2014 - Looking's free, but if you want to do more than view Office documents on your phone or tablet, you'll need a subscription to Office 365.
Thu, March 27, 2014 - While today's Office for iPad announcement caught most of the buzz, Microsoft made another announcement that arguably has as much significance for businesses: Enterprise Mobility Suite.
Thu, March 27, 2014 - If you're new to the Apple iPad, there are a wealth of iOS apps designed for the tablet. Here are seven free business apps to experiment with, and to get you productive out of the gate:
Thu, March 27, 2014 - As expected, Microsoft today announced Office for the iPad at a press event in San Francisco led by CEO Satya Nadella.
Thu, March 27, 2014 - Although rumors have pegged today as the day when Microsoft will announce a long-awaited Office for iPad, some remain skeptical that the company will actually pull the trigger.