Apple Blows Past Expectations
By - Reuters | Article Published October 20, 2009
Apple profits and sales zoomed past Wall Street forecasts as iPhone and Mac sales hit quarterly records.
Tags: Windows, Microsoft, iPhone, partner, Leopard
Windows 7 to Challenge Apple's Emerging Success?
By - Reuters | Article Published October 15, 2009
Next week's release of Windows 7 may apply pressure to Apple's prices, at the very least.
Tags: Microsoft, iPhone, Vista, retail, Leopard
Snow Leopard Gets Security Fixes
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published September 14, 2009
The new patch downloads addresses security problems in both current and previous versions of OS X.
Tags: security, Mac, patch, OS X, Leopard
Battle of the Features: Windows 7 vs. Mac OS X 10.6, Snow Leopard
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published August 31, 2009
Windows 7 offers touch screen support, which Snow Leopard lacks, while Snow Leopard touts Server Exchange support right out of the box.
Tags: Microsoft, iPhone, Windows 7, OS X, Leopard
Snow Leopard vs. Windows 7: A Marketing Battle Royal
By Rob Enderle | Article Published August 26, 2009
Expect a significant market share toward Mac unless Microsoft can shift promptly to the attack.
Tags: Windows, Microsoft, Vista, Windows 7, Leopard
Can Apple Survive its Move Toward Mass Market?
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published June 17, 2009
With the iPhone available for $99 and the Snow Leopard upgrade selling for a mere $29, Apple is on a slippery slope toward commodity status.
Tags: iPhone, Apple, Mac, Leopard
Is Vista the Safest OS for Business?
By Paul Rubens | Article Published June 10, 2009
The Microsoft COO says, yet one CS professor claims otherwise.
Tags: open source, Linux, Microsoft, OS X, Leopard
New iPhone: S for "Speed"
By Andy Patrizio | Article Published June 09, 2009
The new iPhone also sports video capability, among other upgrades.
Tags: iPhone, Safari, OS X, Leopard
Does Apple Have PC Envy? (or Netbook Envy?)
By Rob Enderle | Article Published May 05, 2009
Apple's excess focus on Microsoft is causing the company to lose ground even as Google is ramping up to undermine Apple on the way to its ultimate goal of displacing Microsoft.
Tags: Google, Microsoft, Apple, Leopard
Tech Wrap: Goodbye 2008...Hello 2009!
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published December 17, 2008
Big events include Apple's Snow Leopard, Windows 7, the CES show, the Psystar controversy, Linux approaching one percent marketshare, and more.
Tags: Linux, Microsoft, nVidia, OS X, Leopard
MacPainful: Apple Bows Out of Macworld Expo
By David Needle | Article Published December 17, 2008
Apple says CEO Steve Jobs will not keynote next month and it's the last year Apple exhibits at Macworld Expo.
Tags: iPhone, marketing, Mac, desktop, Leopard
Will Apple Try to Brand Windows 7 "Vista II"?
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published December 15, 2008
Sure it will. But Cupertino is likely to find a much tougher competitor in Windows 7 than it faced with Vista.
Tags: Windows, Vista, OS X, Leopard, snow leopard
Exposing Leopard's Secrets: Nine Tools that Enable Hidden Features
By Ryan Faas | Article Published December 09, 2008
Tools for customizing the look and feel of your Mac, scheduling TimeMachine, previewing documents and more.
Tags: browsers, Windows, OS X, Leopard, Storage
Why Paris Hilton Could Take on Microsoft Better than IBM-Linux or Apple
By Rob Enderle | Article Published August 06, 2008
The media darling understands the value of combining approaches, unlike the single-minded moves by Apple and IBM.
Tags: open source, Linux, Microsoft, Vista, Leopard
Apple: Out of Touch With Server Room Needs
By Paul Rubens | Article Published August 02, 2008
Apple's products are mostly fun and games these days. Still, it continues to court businesses. Is basing a datacenter infrastructure on it akin to playing Tumblin' Monkeys?
Tags: Microsoft, virtualization, iPhone, OS X, Leopard
Will Snow Leopard Leave Some Mac Users Out in the Cold?
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published June 30, 2008
Early indications suggest the next Mac OS may take some directions that will leave some users less than pleased.
Tags: Windows, Vista, OS X, Leopard, snow leopard
Virtually Speaking: The Desktop, Revisited
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 19, 2008
The virtual desktop is becoming hot, hot, hot. Will semantics or strategy separate it from similar technologies of yore?
Tags: virtualization, Sun Microsystems, VMware, OS X, Leopard
VMware Plans Mac OS 10 Leopard Support
By Richard Adhikari | Article Published June 14, 2008
The leading virtualization company will offer support for Apple products.
Tags: virtualization, Intel, policy, VMware, Leopard
Apple's iPhone: The 3G Sequel
By David Needle | Article Published June 10, 2008
The iPhone 3G is quicker, lower priced, and offers nifty new software -- you just can't buy it quite yet.
Tags: services, iPhone, marketing, OS X, Leopard
Mac Security Software Roundup
By Joe Kissell | Article Published May 27, 2008
As the Macs market share increases, it becomes a potentially more interesting target for the bad guys.
Tags: Windows, Mac, OS X, Leopard
Is Leopard Suffering from Vistaitis?
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published May 18, 2008
If complaining about operating systems is set to be the norm, then both Microsoft and Apple are going to have to get used to the idea of people wanting the OS to be the way they want it, and not how the developers think it should be.
Tags: Windows, Microsoft, Vista, OS X, Leopard
Which is More Secure, Leopard or Vista?
By Kenneth van Wyk | Article Published May 09, 2008
A security expert revisits an earlier examination he made of the relative security of Mac Tiger and Windows XP.
Tags: Linux, Microsoft, Vista, OS X, Leopard
Share, Store and Backup Files On Demand
By Lauren Simonds | Article Published May 09, 2008
Egnyte, a new on-demand service, aims to give small businesses a simple, affordable way to share and save files, anywhere, anytime.
Tags: Windows, services, Vista, policy, Leopard
Will Vista SP1 be a Dud?
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published November 28, 2007
A Vista SP1 beta tester warns that theres been far too much hype surrounding this release. Dont expect dramatic changes to the UI, or loads of new utilities, or any kind of measurable performance increase.
Tags: Linux, Windows, Microsoft, Vista, Leopard
Why I Won't be Recommending Linux to Family this Holiday Season
By Adrian Kingsley-Hughes | Article Published November 26, 2007
Ubuntu is the easiest, best set-up Linux distro currently available. But for many home users, migrating a Windows system over to Linux would be a huge disaster.
Tags: Linux, Facebook, Microsoft, Dell, Leopard
Apple Leopard Gets Unix Call
By Sean Michael Kerner | Article Published November 20, 2007
The operating system hits a milestone right out of the gate, but it also gets its first security update.
Tags: open source, security, Apple, OS X, Leopard