How to decide if your business is ready for the iPhone

When the iPhone was first launched in June 2007, it was generally panned by IT managers and systems administrators. It didn't support any encryption of user data, could not have any enforced security

Published on: January 18th, 2010 Ryan Faas

iPhone wins business clout with better security, management abilities

Apple's iPhone is slowly but surely winning over some enterprise security skeptics. As a result, it's now showing up alongside, or instead of, Research in Motion BlackBerrys and Microsoft Windows Mobile handsets, despite

Published on: December 8th, 2009 John Cox

Twitter use for business jumps 250 per cent in 6 months

The use of social networking sites like Twitter and Facebook to promote businesses has exploded over the past six months, according to the results of a study that were released the other day.People

Published on: November 12th, 2009 Sharon Gaudin

10 mobility companies making business happen on smartphones

We took a look at wireless and mobile companies whose product innovation and ambition reflect the mobile industry ferment, which is being expressed in all kinds of products from IT management services to

Published on: October 7th, 2009 John Cox

Using Microsoft Exchange on iPhone … a piece of cake

When iPhones first started trickling into my office, I was a little apprehensive. At the time they only supported IMAP and POP3 for e-mail, which can be tricky to support in an Exchange

Published on: August 6th, 2009 Michael Scalisi

Apples refuses to suck back iPhone 3GS lemons

In the early days of automobile manufacturing, some cars coming off the factory line just weren't up to snuff-but were sold to consumers anyway. They simply didn't perform as well as others or

Published on: July 16th, 2009 Tom Kaneshige

Reader’s revenge: iPhone vs. BlackBerry revisited

In comparing the RIM BlackBerry Bold to the Apple iPhone 3G, after a month-long test of each, I declared that it was time to bury the Blackberry, as it was mediocre in its

Published on: June 23rd, 2009 Galen Gruman

iPhone 3G S likely to be used as personal and business smartphone

Apple's new iPhone 3G S won't be enough of an upgrade to win over businesses at the enterprise level, but will likely lead to greater adoption by knowledge workers looking to use a

Published on: June 19th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Thin budgets, bad Vista vibes could block Windows 7 adoption

Aron Smetana, CIO of California-based mortgage lender Paul Financial, sums up in one sentence Microsoft's challenge as it prepares Windows 7 for enterprise adoption."Microsoft has lost a lot of trust and no one

Published on: June 2nd, 2009 Jeff Radecki

Wonderful Windows 7 features that can help your business

See related slideshow: Top 10 points to consider before upgrading Windows The lion's share of attention about the Windows 7 beta has been on consumer features. The new taskbar with its jumplists, mouse-hover

Published on: February 20th, 2009 Jeff Radecki

How to optimize the iPhone for business

After the release of the [iPhone 3G (and the iPhone 2 .0 update for first-generation iPhones ), I reviewed the challenges facing corporate IT departments integrating the iPhone as a business device. In

Published on: December 15th, 2008 Ryan Faas

Eight reasons to pick the iPhone over the BlackBerry Storm for business

Due in large part to the overwhelming success of Apple's iPhone smartphone,touch screen technology is winning more attention than ever before.Related article: Why you should pick the Storm instead. Countless handset makers have tried to mimic Apple's

Published on: December 1st, 2008 Al Sacco

iPhone update falls short of satisfying business needs

The iPhone 3G and its iPhone 2 OS propelled Apple's leading-edge mobile device into serious contention as a business smartphone. And the iPhone 3G is one of the best - if not the

Published on: November 26th, 2008 Galen Gruman

Blackberry Storm – a “smarter choice” for business users than iPhone

Related Article: BlackBerry Storm disappoints U.S. reviewer Is Research In Motion Ltd.'s new BlackBerry Storm just an Apple iPhone wannabe or is it an innovative, highly usable smart phone in its own right?

Published on: November 25th, 2008 David Haskin