First look at iBooks Author, Apple’s ebook maker

At Thursday's education event, Apple put glee into the heart of every ebook publisher when it unveiled iBooks Author, the company's new ebook authoring tool.Between the WYSIWYG editing, Pages and Word import, and

Published on: January 24th, 2012 Serenity Caldwell

Choosing the best iPhone office apps for productivity

With Apple's iOS 4 supporting corporate security requirements, companies are increasingly saying an explicit yes to iPhone use. Certainly, an iPad makes more sense as a lightweight laptop replacement (see InfoWorld's picks for

Published on: June 9th, 2011 Galen Gruman

How to replace your office PC with an iPad

Sure, the iPad is a great device for Web surfing, book reading, and movie watching. But it's also getting a lot of interest in corporations as a possible business device for field forces,

Published on: August 31st, 2010 Galen Gruman

Apple iPad — a dozen tips, tricks and traps

Apple's iPad is comfortable, like your favorite shoes or an old T-shirt. You can use it at a desk or table, or curl up with it on the couch. It's a flexible device

Published on: April 19th, 2010 Mitch Wagner

Four iPad apps great for business

Even 48 hours before the official launch of the Apple iPad, the App Store was already beginning to populate with apps for the new tablet device. The first iPad apps include the requisite

Published on: April 5th, 2010 Tony Bradley

Apple iPad not suited for work

Despite the availability of its own version of iWorks, Apple's new iPad remains an entertainment device, not an obvious business tool. Still, it has possibilities.The closer the business app is to entertainment, the

Published on: February 3rd, 2010 David Coursey