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Microsoft Surface refresh: the magic behind the announcement

A look at the launch of the latest line of Surface products from Microsoft.

Throwback Thursday: How (not) to save money in IT

The servers in this computer room are having problems with their disk drives, but fortunately there's a simple short-term fix -- and, unfortunately, a longer-term agenda.

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Why Chromebooks are a bigger threat to Microsoft than you know

Google is somewhat stealthily winning mind share with youths.

Self promotion

It's the early 1970s, and a new intern turns out to be extremely interested in the strategic planning model this pilot fish is writing -- on punch cards in Fortran.

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Collaboration fosters innovation

Three ways organizations can successfully embrace the modern workplace.

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Why mobile devices must have AI

Mobile devices powered with artificial intelligence (AI) is not an if -- it’s a when. Without AI, the increasing complexity of our devices will become overwhelming.

It's never too soon to start planning for Y10K

Pilot fish gets an email from his credit card bank that catches his eye right away -- and not just because it wants him to take action about "the info on your account."

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AT&T Business Summit is star studded, 5G look into tomorrow

Last week, the AT&T Business Summit showed how the company is growing, changing and expanding further into mobile, 5G and so much more for consumers and for companies. It showed what tomorrow will look like for every business,...

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That Apple Watch ECG? You ain’t seen nothing yet

Apple's newly developed ECG reading tool on Apple Watch is just one of many health tools the company is developing as wearable tech unlocks the future of healthcare.

Open door policy

This server room is getting keycard access to make sure only those on the approved list are allowed to enter -- but it's still not quite as secure as it appears.

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Why 5G will disappoint everyone

Wireless connections that are 20 times faster? What could be disappointing about that?

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8 industries Apple Watch Series 4 disrupts

Apple Watch is one of Apple’s smallest products, but it is also going to have a big impact on several industries, here are just a few it is disrupting.

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The Apple DEP flaw explained – and how to bolster security

Researchers have highlighted a vulnerability in Apple’s Device Enrollment Program that, in some circumstances, could leave corporate networks and data insecure. But companies can mitigate the danger.

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Windows Virtual Desktop + Microsoft Managed Desktop revelation in the making

As with the introduction of Windows 10, things are about to change massively again...

Pretty sure that's a 'Critical hardware failure'

This sysadmin is the IT Guy for several branch offices, so everything related to IT lands on his desk -- but it seems not everyone has the same definition of "IT"

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Apple finally shares its automatic NFC launch capabilities, albeit in a very limited way

With iOS 12, Apple wants to share the ease-of-use magic of Apple Pay with the industry, via an SDK. Well, not quite, but it's starting along that path.

Throwback Thursday: Wait, it's not fixed yet!

Pilot fish works the late shift, so he's not due into the office until 10 a.m. But at 8:45 a.m., he gets a call from a colleague with bad news: The server is dead.

Problem solved!

Network services pilot fish visits a client that has recently upgraded its gear and moved everything to a server rack -- and is decidedly unhappy with the result.

Useful, redefined

Intern ends up in an engineering group that's writing software for embedded systems, and his presence is not appreciated -- until they see he has a set of useful skills.

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Microsoft Ignite 2018: Fantastic new capabilities for intranets announced

Day 1 of Ignite 2018 brought us new capabilities for modern intranets. SharePoint and Office 365 are ready to deliver engaging modern, mobile-friendly, intranets in the cloud.

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