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February 26, 2013
by sjvn01
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To Surface or not to Surface

According to Bob O’Donnell of research firm IDC, “The day they introduce Office for iOS and Android, they’ll start printing money.” And he added this cautionary note: “If they wait too long, they risk people finding alternatives, or workarounds.” The … Continue reading

February 17, 2013
by sjvn01
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Apple’s iOS 6.11 networking failures continue

OK, so here’s the good news. When Apple released iOS 6.11 last week it did fix the problem some European phone users were having with 3G connections. The bad news is that iOS’s other network-related problems persist. Apple’s iOS 6.11 … Continue reading

February 10, 2013
by sjvn01
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Apple iPhone and iPad iOS 6 network problems linger on

It’s been more than four months since Apple introduced iOS 6, but for many iPhone and iPad users Wi-Fi problems are still lingering on and new network problems have appeared with the 6.1 upgrade. After iOS 6 first arrived, an … Continue reading

December 12, 2012
by sjvn01
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Windows has fallen behind Apple iOS and Google Android

Windows may still be winning the desktop operating system war, but according to a Goldman Sachs report, Clash of the Titans, that doesn’t matter because Microsoft has been badly losing the far more important computing device war to Apple iOS … Continue reading