Articles By Tom Kaneshige

Symantec DLP for tablets: Security or strong arm tactic?

It's a late night, and you've fired up Facebook on your company-owned iPad to post some bad news. "A reduction in workforce is going to happen this week," you type into your

Published on: October 5th, 2011 Tom Kaneshige

Roambi gives context to Business Intelligence numbers on iPad

Business is full of dramatic narratives, from CEOs with uniquepersonalities to soaring sales and market crashes to cutthroatcompetition. Inside a company's massive storehouse of business data,you'll often find nuggets that foreshadow what's coming-that

Published on: September 22nd, 2011 Tom Kaneshige

5 bargaining tactics for sourcing iPads and other tablets

The iPad enterprise adoption craze is underway, are you armed with the knowledge and resources you need to negotiate a deal for iPads in bulk?Once again, Apple played up the iPad in the

Published on: July 21st, 2011 Tom Kaneshige

iPad, Playbook or Android

By now, CIOs everywhere have felt at least a little pressure to bring new-fangled tablets to the enterprise: Apple iPads, BlackBerry PlayBooks, even Android machines. But many claim security on tablets remains woefully

Published on: June 13th, 2011 Tom Kaneshige

Seven secrets of Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs left his Silicon Valley home and headed north to a small liberal arts school, Reed College, in Portland, Ore., only to drop out after one semester. Like many teenagers, the 17-year-old

Published on: October 12th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

How to boost your WiFi network

It used to be that you could just set up a wireless network in one corner of your office where collaborative meetings might take place every now and then. But now there's a

Published on: September 24th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

Smartphone owners ready to pay for mobile apps

To pay or not to pay, that is the mobile user conundrum. On one hand, smartphone owners open up their wallets surprisingly often to pay for content and apps, according to a Nielsen

Published on: September 16th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

Jobs’ anti-Flash remarks tainted by Apple’s business agenda

At the heart of the great war of words between Apple CEO Steve Jobs and Adobe CEO Shantanu Narayen lies a simple question: Is Adobe Flashreally bad technology? If the answer is yes,

Published on: May 10th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

3 awesome iPhone apps for overseas travelers

Some good iPhone apps with an international flavor can make your stay across the border a little easier. has spotted three that perform very different tasks for the globetrotter. One app, NileGuide,

Published on: April 26th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

Donate without spending a dime with CauseWorld iPhone app

It's a sunny Spring afternoon, and I'm strolling past rows of fancy stores, sports bars and classy restaurants in downtown Walnut Creek, Calif., a shopping Mecca about 20 miles east of San Francisco.

Published on: April 13th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

E-snooping on significant other increasingly common

Have you ever peeked at your girlfriend's BlackBerry? Scrolled through call logs, text messages, e-mails? Perhaps your significant other has been spending too much time on the iPhone Facebook app reconnecting with old

Published on: April 9th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

Three specialty uses for the Apple iPad

If you think the iPad is just a big iPod Touch for Fanboy consumers, think again. The nearly 10-inch touchscreen will open the door to a variety of never-seen-before uses, say iPhone developers.

Published on: April 8th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

Five Mac quirks at work that you didn’t know about

More and more employees wish their companies would give them Macs. After all, Macs are powerful, sleek-looking machines that also run cool toys as well as iTunes and Guitar Hero. Yet Macs at

Published on: March 30th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

5 not so pleasant surprises about Macs at work

More and more employees wish their companies would give them Macs. After all, Macs are powerful, sleek-looking machines that also run iTunes and Guitar Hero. Yet Macs at work have their own quirks.

Published on: March 30th, 2010 Tom Kaneshige

Know when it’s time to replace your iPhone battery

Apple posted details of its iPad battery replacement service earlier this week. Mind you,the iPad isn't even expected to hit the stores until April 3rd. Perhaps Apple has learned something from the battery

Published on: March 22nd, 2010 Tom Kaneshige