Super high-definition displays are changing everything, says Mike Elgan of Computerworld . He cited the arrival of such screens in all new iPhones and high-end Android smartphones, as well as laptops such as the Google Chromebook Pixel and Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display.
Microsoft's launch of Office Mobile for the iPhone will be a "game changer that will shift momentum back on the Redmond giant's side," predicted Tony Bradley, an independent analyst and Forbes contributor.
Do-it-yourself website iFixit has moved quickly to disassemble the latest MacBook Air laptops unveiled at WWDC on Monday, confirming the lack of major changes under the hood of the highly popular, ultra-portable family from Apple.
At its annual developers conference this week, Apple unveiled the beta version of its iWork mobile worker productivity suite for the iCloud, which will enable remote access to iWork with the functionality offered in a web client.
Apple yesterday refreshed its popular MacBook Air family with the new Intel Haswell processor, bolstering battery life to an enviable 9 hours for the 11-inch MBA, and 12 hours for the 13-inch MBA.
At its Worldwide Developer's Conference yesterday, Apple announced and disclosed details of its upcoming Mac Pro desktop computer, a long-awaited refresh of its Pro workstation series.
Apple will update its iMac lineup with Intel's new Haswell chip, which provides increased power efficiency and graphics performance.
Apple's iOS platform accounted for three-quarters of enterprise mobile device activities in the first quarter of 2013, according to mobile device management firm Good Technology's latest Mobility Index report.
Although it is more 'under-the-covers' information, iTunes is a user of both Hadoop and Teradata large-scale data warehousing.
Great. Everyone can take their toys and go home now--except for the smartphone and tablet users who have lost out on billions of dollars in innovation, which went instead to pay patent attorneys and court costs.