Blog

The latest in thought leadership from our experts

Keep Your Organization’s Security Up To Date

It is important that people constantly remain vigilant when it comes to security. What was adequate…

Text Flight Numbers to People You’re Visiting So They Can Track Your Flight

Next time you’re flying to visit your family or friends, send them your flight number using…

Apple Releases New iPad, iPad Pro, and Apple TV

In a series of press releases—no big video event this time—Apple has announced upgrades to the…

Bring Back the Battery Percentage Indicator in iOS 16

Back in 2017, when Apple added the notch to the iPhone X for Face ID, the…

The Best Characters to Use When Naming Files and Folders

Back in the early 1980s, DOS filenames couldn’t be more than 8 characters long with a…

Apple Discontinues macOS Server—Start Your Migration Plans

In a move that should surprise no one, Apple has discontinued macOS Server, which started out as…

How to Disable a Known AirTag’s Alerts

Apple wisely designed the Find My system so your iPhone alerts you if it determines that…

Delete or Position iOS Apps from Search

In iOS 15 and iPadOS 15, Apple added a feature that would have been even more…

Extend Your Battery Life in macOS 12 Monterey with Low Power Mode

We’ve become accustomed to our iPhones and iPads switching into Low Power Mode to preserve battery…

Set Custom Text Sizes on a Per-App Basis in iOS 15

In previous versions of iOS, you could change the systemwide text size to make all apps—at…

What Is the Cloud?

  People talk about “the cloud” all the time these days, but what do they really…

How Much Memory Do You Need in an M1-Based Mac?

If you’re thinking about buying a new Mac, you’re almost certainly planning to get one that…

Hidden Tricks for Navigating the Mac’s App Switcher More Quickly

Although the Mac’s Dock shows all your running apps, it’s often not the most efficient way…

Export Passwords from Safari to Ease the Move to a Password Manager

Although Apple has improved the built-in password management features in macOS and iOS (you can now…

Universal Control Arrives in macOS 12.3 and iPadOS 15.4

With the recent release of macOS 12.3 Monterey and iPadOS 15.4, Apple shipped Universal Control, the last…

Use Face ID While Wearing a Mask in iOS 15.4

Shortly after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, Apple made it so your Apple Watch could…

Apple Wows with Mac Studio and Studio Display, Updates iPhone SE and iPad Air

At its March 8th Peek Performance event, Apple freshened its iPhone and iPad product lines with a new…

Can’t Rotate the Screen on an iPad or iPhone? Fix the Problem in Control Center

Normally, when you rotate an iPad, the screen happily flips from portrait (vertical) to landscape (horizontal)…

Forget Adobe Acrobat: Preview May Be All You Need to Work with PDFs

Forget Adobe Acrobat: Preview May Be All You Need to Work with PDFs We regularly hear…

5 New Year’s Resolutions That Will Improve Your Digital Security

Happy New Year! For many of us, the start of a new year is an opportunity…

Flash Is Dead—Uninstall Flash Player to Keep Your Mac Secure

In July 2017, Adobe announced that it would stop distributing and updating Flash Player on December…
Size comparison between iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.

New Back Tap Feature in iOS 14 Provides Two Customizable Shortcuts

We all have things we do regularly on our iPhones, whether it’s checking the weather, searching…

macOS Big Sur 11.0 – Just say no for now

  Apple released macOS Big Sur also know as macOS 11 November 12th. New Macs with…
FileMaker Certified Developer

Guide to FileMaker Certification

So you want to get certified in FileMaker. I will attempt to help prepare you for…

Video Editing

Scenario A multinational Consumer Products company had a 8 year old video editing storage system consisting…
Businessman protecting systems, networks, and programs from digital attacks.

Will Your Website Work Later This Year?

It is important to check the version of encryption that your website uses. Website owners have…
Professional woman using videoconferencing tips while on a three-way call.

Become a Videoconferencing Pro with These Tips

Let’s look at some of the best ways you can improve videoconferencing for yourself to ensure…
Cisco Systems Logo

MC Services Achieves Cisco Express Specialization for SMB

MC Services recently achieved the SMB Specialization for Cisco Express. They are also a Cisco Select…
Collaboration plays a critical role in any development project.

Collaboration in Apple Apps – The secret that few people know about

I recently taught a Keynote course for an Advertising Agency in San Francisco. It was a…
BizX Logo

BizX sponsor Interview, Duane Maas from MC Services

MC Services will be sponsoring this years BizX Conference in Nashville. Come by our booth. The…

Steps to add Apple Device Management to your organization

It is becoming increasingly essential to manage devices in an organization from a central location instead…
Filemaker Training & Hosting Chicago

Guide to FileMaker Certification

Guide to FileMaker Certification by Duane Maas So you want to get certified in FileMaker. I…
Businessman protecting systems, networks, and programs from digital attacks.

Cybersecurity and the normal person

I gave a presentation on Cybersecurity at my Church. I was quickly reminded of all the…

Facing the Challenge of MacOS Integration for Windows-Centric Environments

Size comparison between iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max.

Do the new iPhones meet the hype?

  Apple released two new iPhone models in September, the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS…
Apple Watch Series 4

The Apple Watch Series 4 has arrived

3 essential security considerations for custom apps

Custom apps are becoming an essential component of the modern enterprise. It doesn't matter if you're…

Integrate, modify or create? Which app strategy is right for you

Businesses face new technical challenges as they try to adapt to the world of widespread mobile…

Going mobile? Here’s why you should leverage custom apps

Mobile devices are increasingly a de facto option in the modern enterprise. Employees who are frequently…

Shifting app demands pushing businesses to change longstanding practices

Rolling out new applications used to be a time-consuming process. A business would carefully assess software…

3 reasons to avoid out-of-the-box software and go with custom options

  Custom development can seem daunting for IT departments that are strapped for resources and scrambling…

Custom apps can bolster business-IT alignment

The proliferation of cloud and mobile apps has transformed the relationship between IT and business users.…

Apple transforming customer service with Business Chat

Organizations are experiencing a widespread period of disruption in which they must develop new strategies to…

3 ways consulting pays off as IT planning challenges escalate

Businesses have enough to think about when trying to choose the right technologies on a day-to-day…

3 ways custom development can support IoT efforts

Internet of things technologies are beginning to dominate the enterprise technology space. Everything from a smartphone…

2 key enterprise-focused takeaways from the recent Apple event in Chicago

Apple recently hosted a major product and service update event in Chicago, revealing new solutions that…

3 exciting technologies that are already accessible for smaller companies

  The rapid technological revolution taking place may seem intimidating to many smaller organizations, especially those…

Is your business ready to face the new digital reality?

The way that businesses approach technology is changing to such a degree that longstanding IT strategies…

Partnerships fueling Apple’s rise in enterprise settings

Apple has long maintained a stronghold in specialized business disciplines, particularly those focused on design. However,…

3 custom development benefits lurking beneath the surface

Many businesses discussing the idea of outsourcing focus so heavily on cost reduction that they miss…

Is your business ready for Apple’s push into the enterprise?

The shifting demands of enterprise technology are creating a climate that is naturally suited to the…

3 IT challenges pushing businesses to third-party support

Plenty of hot topics are emerging in the IT sector, but for many business, there isn't…

3 ways to find success with third-party app development

  Custom applications are increasingly necessary in today’s IT climate. Businesses are facing a situation in…

IT complexity driving managed services adoption

Managed services and IT consulting began to gain a degree of prominence as businesses began rolling…

Custom mobile apps key as IoT rises

The internet of things has the potential to disrupt longstanding business practices by empowering organizations to…

Custom development essential as mobile apps proliferate

The mobile device revolution is over and smartphones are the new overlords of the enterprise IT…

Device integration, emerging tech highlighting Apple expectations for 2018

In many ways, 2017 was a year in which emerging technologies began to creep toward the…
Advanced programming skills can help developers see past fads and identify what businesses need from their apps.

App demands rising, but lack of trendy solutions makes custom development skills essential

Custom programming is increasingly necessary in the enterprise space as businesses contend with a wide range of…
IT consulting and support services can help companies navigate the digital transformation process.

IT consulting invaluable as companies pursue digital transformation

  The digital transformation wave, comprising majorly of Instagram marketing and advertising, is taking hold in today’s…
Micro apps may be the next enterprise mobility issue to create new app development challenges.

Custom app development essential as mobile app strategies continue to mature

Just when you think you might be getting more familiar in and comfortable with the enterprise…

Tim Neudecker joins MC Services

MC Services is pleased to announce that Tim Neudecker has joined the company as the Director…
Finding success with custom development requires a strategic partnership that extends beyond basic programming outsourcing.

Neglecting custom apps sets businesses up for a competitive disadvantage

When Gartner released its 2016 Magic Quadrant study of mobile app development platforms, the research firm that approximately…
Smartphones aren't just for email. The right apps can help businesses get ahead.

Custom development invaluable as mobile apps proliferate

Custom programming is becoming increasingly necessary as a changing application ecosystem pushes businesses to use mobile…
Businesses better be ready for the changes coming in the Apple ecosystem.

3 Apple trends businesses can’t ignore

Not too long ago, most businesses didn't have to worry too much about what Apple was…
Increased use of iOS devices has led to an influx of Apple systems within the enterprise.

3 issues that arise in a mixed Mac and Windows environment

For a long time, the business world was dominated by Windows machines, with Macs being designated…
Collaboration plays a critical role in any development project.

3 traits to look for in a custom app developer

The demand for custom applications is skyrocketing as more organizations depend on mobile devices to support…
The mobile revolution is creating opportunities for small businesses that invest in powerful apps.

Custom app specialists create unique opportunity for small businesses

Cloud computing and mobile devices have opened new doors for small businesses. Technologies that would have…
In today's tech-driven business landscape, iPhones have become indispensable tools for active professionals.

5 reasons your business could benefit from the iPhone 7 plus

In today's tech-driven business landscape, iPhones have become indispensable tools for active professionals. They're not only…
Careful planning plays an essential role in mobile app development plans.

3 essential development considerations to align database, mobile app functions

Database functionality is among the background issues that gets neglected in the hype surrounding mobile apps…
Custom development doesn't have to mean high costs and similarly high levels of risk.

Custom development invaluable as businesses struggle with IT projects

The modern enterprise is extremely dependent on technology. However, every business is also unique and has…
Advanced IT support capabilities can allow businesses to get more proactive about solving technology problems.

Support excellence vital as organizations face growing IT complexity

Technology consultants and support experts are playing a growing role in the modern enterprise as more…
Smartphones are transforming how people work.

3 benefits of a CRM system built for mobile

Smartphones and tablets have reached a point of ubiquity in modern society that makes them nearly…
Given that most companies are now almost exclusively reliant on IT programs to function on a daily basis, enlisting the help an IT services company is an astute strategy.

Using an IT services company: 5 benefits for smaller companies

When considering IT maintenance, however, companies are usually faced with an important decision, Business News Daily…
There are a number of reasons why the iPhone 7 could be right for you.

4 reasons why making the switch to the iPhone 7 is worth it

Despite annual releases, it can seem as though Apple are always releasing a new updated version…
It is important to ensure that your website it user friendly.

6 ways to make your company website more user friendly

We live in the digital age, and consequently many of us look online at a company…
Here are eight effective ways to keep your vital information safe.

8 effective ways to protect your company's data

IT solutions now drive global business, and companies have come to rely on data for an…
There are many reasons why your company needs a smartphone app.

5 reasons why it's time to build an app for your company

Given that we live in the smartphone age, developing an app for your business could be…
There are many iPhone apps that can help you improve your organizational skills.

5 iPhone apps that can help improve your organizational skills

Remaining organized is crucial in the workplace, no matter the industry or profession that you work…
Now is a great time to assess your company's technology needs for 2017.

Get ahead of your business’s 2017 tech goals

As 2016 comes to a close, business leaders are looking ahead to 2017, searching for ways…
Make sure your employees are accessing networks securely.

The importance of mobile network security

In the modern business world, enterprise mobility is slowly but surely becoming a necessity in corporate computing.…
Make sure your employees know how to handle data correctly.

Make sure your employees aren't threats to your cybersecurity

In the modern business world, there are a seemingly endless threats to any organization's data security.…
It's important to keep a few extra things in mind when teaching technology to the elderly.

Tech training for older employees

Although the internet is nothing new at this point, it's influence continues to grow. That said,…
Picking out new computers for the workplace can be tricky.

Things to consider when buying office computers

In the modern business world, employees generally need access to computers to do their jobs. Regardless…
Try using an iOS app to help with holiday shopping this year.

5 iOS apps you need for holiday shopping

With Thanksgiving right around the corner and winter holidays not far behind, consumers are no doubt…
Here are a few apps to help while you drive.

Driving apps to cut down on your commute

Whether you are going on a road trip or making a daily commute to work, a…
Give your employees access to data on their mobile devices.

Building your enterprise mobility strategy

The business world has undergone drastic changes in recent history because of an increased reliance on…
Use these six apps the next time you have a date night.

Use these apps for your next date night in

With the weather turning colder, dinner and a movie at home with your significant other may…
Mobile payment platforms are becoming more popular.

Apple Pay is here to stay

Mobile payment platforms – like most other fresh forms of technology – were tried out for…
Here are three rumors about the next iPhone.

3 new features rumored to be part of the next iPhone

Although its release is likely still at least a year away, the conjecture has already began…
Make sure you protect your iPhone from criminals of all types.

Ways to protect your iPhone

In the age of ever-present technology, it seems as though everyone depends on mobile devices for…
Tech professionals are expecting big announcements from Apple on Oct. 27.

New announcements from Apple

If you are a fan of tech products made by Apple, there is plenty to be…
Apple is looking for ways to reduce  carbon emissions from its global supply chain.

Apple commits to using renewable energy in supply chain

As far as being socially and environmentally responsible, the technology giant, Apple, has not had the…
Watch out for malware in apps you download from third-party app stores.

Beware of Haima iOS Helper

It seems as though the more technology continues to evolve, the more hackers try to infiltrate…
Apple is shaking up their App Store.

Apple ready to stimulate the app economy

In July of 2008, Apple unveiled its App Store to the world. While it wasn't the…
Apple applied for a paper bag patent.

Apple and a paper bag

You probably know Apple as the tech company that is a leading innovator of various devices.…
Apple's iOS 10 operating system is exciting for all Apple devices.

iOs 10 has plenty of benefits for businesses

Most would agree that fans of Apple everywhere have had plenty to get excited about. In…
Apple is making headphones with wires a thing of the past.

Wireless headphones are set to become even more popular

Apple has been a leader in technology for a number of years for plenty of reasons,…
The iPhone 7 helps users with photography.

The iPhone 7 camera

One of the most interesting parts of the iPhone generation is that almost anyone with a…
Apple's 4-inch iPhone packs a punch.

Why the iPhone SE is worth a second look

When Apple released the iPhone SE earlier this year, it didn't receive nearly as much fanfare…
Apple's new technology could deter smartphone thieves.

Apple's new plan to end phone theft forever

As smartphones have become increasingly integrated into our lives, they've begun to function as far more…
Many employees may request Apple products for their familiarity and ease-of-use.

Why Apple is picking up steam in the enterprise market

If you had taken a look inside most offices just a decade ago, you'd be met…
Apple's new Home app lets iPhone users control their smart home using Siri.

Apple takes us one step closer to the smart home

In the nearly 10 years since Apple popularized the smartphone for consumers, countless other devices have…
Apple has had artificial intelligence and machine learning in its sights with recent acquisitions.

Apple targets machine learning, artificial intelligence with latest acquisition

"Apple buys smaller technology companies from time to time, and we generally do not discuss our…
Texters will soon have more than 100 new emoji to choose from.

iOS 10 to feature more than 100 new emoji

When iOS 10 comes to iPhones around the world this fall, it will usher in several…
The next iPhone could break the naming conventions we have come to expect from Apple.

Why Apple's next phone might not be called the iPhone 7

Every summer, rumors brew as anticipation for the next iPhone release heats up. Speculation swirls about…
The Apple Pencil was designed to work just like the pencil you grew up using.

A beginner's guide to the Apple Pencil

When Apple released its iPad Pro last fall, it did not hit stores alone. Alongside the…
Future iPhone buyers will be able to get more for their money.

The iPhone 7 price cut you may have missed

With rumors swirling ahead of Apple's expected iPhone 7 release this fall, one update seemed to…
In iOS 10, Apple added a host of new features to its native messaging app.

A peek inside the all-new iMessage

As messaging apps like Snapchat, WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger have attracted iPhone users with their host…
Siri on macOS can make your MacBook more powerful than ever.

How Siri will change the way you use your laptop

Apple just launched the public beta of its upcoming desktop operating system, masOS Sierra. Among a…
41 years ago, the first Apple I prototype came to life.

Happy birthday, Apple I!

On June 29, 1975, Apple's first computer came to life. At the time, Apple Computers didn't quite…
A new feature in macOS Sierra will boost MacBook security for Apple Watch owners.

This new feature will make macOS more secure than ever

One of the biggest announcements at this summer's Worldwide Developers Conference was Apple's rebranding of its desktop…
Adopting a mobile strategy can help improve business across the board.

3 ways going mobile can give your business a boost

Today, nearly 7 in 10 U.S. adults own a smartphone, Pew Research found. Not only has…
A 2014 patent shows a redesigned stylus complete with touch controls.

This Apple patent could hint at a future Apple Pencil

Last year, Apple unveiled an all-new stylus alongside its enterprise-minded iPad Pro. Called the Apple Pencil,…
This year's iPhone is expected to look much like its predecessor.

Apple to ditch two-year redesign cycle with iPhone 7

For years, Apple has turned out new iPhones with relatively predictability. Every other year it released…
Apple and Cisco combine to improve business communication on iPhone and iPad.

iOS 10 to support new collaboration with Cisco

Last August, Apple announced a new partnership with Cisco to optimize the way people used their…
At WWDC 2016, Apple announced several major upgrades slated for later this year.

The 5 biggest Apple updates from WWDC

With major updates to both Apple's mobile and desktop operating systems expected to emerge from behind…
The Apple Watch requires an iPhone for many tasks, but not to play music.

How to play music from your Apple Watch – without your iPhone

As successful as the Apple Watch has been, one of the biggest complaints with Apple's first…
3D Touch shortcuts let you navigate home quicker than ever.

How to use 3D Touch to Navigate to Home or Work

Recent updates to Apple's native Maps app, paired with 3D Touch on the iPhone 6s and…
Apple's upcoming conference will highlight hardware and software to come.

What Apple has in store for WWDC 2016

Every year, Apple holds a massive event where it briefs developers from around the globe on…
Apple's new phones could have room to store more media than ever.

Apple is about to double the iPhone's storage capacity

"Not Enough Storage" That pesky message has plagued iPhone users for as long as the device…
A recent Apple acquisition could change the future of its AI efforts.

Apple planning major Siri upgrade

As Apple's biggest competitors release new products that give their virtual assistants a place in the…
Apple's next MacBook Pro could feature a touch-screen panel between the keyboard and display.

Touch screen could make its way to this year's MacBook Pro

Last year's MacBook redesign brought a new level of simplicity and sleek look to Apple's standard laptop.…
Apple could be ready to bid farewell to the iPhone's aluminum casing.

Apple poised for massive iPhone overhaul

Ever since Apple unveiled its iPhone 5, the company's smartphones have been built to feature a…
Google's new iOS keyboard makes searching and sharing easier than ever.

Google releases Gboard for iOS

How many times have you closed your text or email app to look something up in…
FileMaker 15 can help your business take advantage of iOS 9.

Introducing FileMaker 15!

For more than three decades, FileMaker has empowered businesses with the ability to create custom apps for…
Add "accessibility" to the iPad Pro's lengthy list of features.

iPad: Designed with accessibility in mind

Since the iPad Pro was introduced last fall, it has been called many things: "a killer creative…
These tips can help turn interested browsers into engaged customers.

How to create an e-commerce site your customers will love

E-commerce is everywhere. It has exploded over the last four years especially, now accounting for more…
The next-generation Apple Watch may no longer require an iPhone to connect to the web.

The Apple Watch is about to get much more powerful

While the Apple Watch serves as a convenient secondary interface for the smartphone, critics have been…
Apple's TouchID strikes the perfect balance between usability and security.

Why Apple says it is the 'most effective security organization in the world'

Amid its battle with the U.S. government over the encryption of its iPhones, Apple held a press…
Hardware improvements have made Apple's newest smartphones better able to withstand splashes and spills.

Recent iPhones hint at a water-resistant future

When Apple released its iPhone 6s, 6s Plus and the more recent SE model, the announcements…
Whether you need basic connectivity or a suite of powerful business apps, there's an iPad for you.

Which iPad is right for you?

Since Apple introduced the iPad in 2007, the tablet has evolved from its role as a…
In a recent patent, Apple hints at a future without keyboards.

Apple reimagines the keyboard in exciting new patent

One of the country's great hubs of innovation, Apple files patents at an astonishing rate. While…
Apple celebrated its 40th birthday on April 1, 2016.

Apple's most important failures

On April 1, Apple celebrated its 40th birthday, giving us a chance to look back at…
Each one of Apple's laptops appeals to a different use case.

Which MacBook is right for me?

Whether you're updating your organization's old computers or outfitting a fledgling company for the first time,…
FileMaker Go can help your workforce stay connected no matter where they are.

FileMaker Go hits 2 million mobile downloads

FileMaker, Inc. has announced that its FileMaker Go app reached the 2 million download milestone on…
OS X gives Macs a host of security systems right out of the box.

Mac privacy and security 101

No matter what type of computer you use at work, there's no doubt you place a…
The iPad Pro seeks to be baseballs next piece of essential equipment.

Apple's new deal with the MLB could put an iPad Pro in every dugout

With Major League Baseball's opening day fast approaching, you might notice a late addition to your…
Research suggests using your phone before bed could make it tougher to fall asleep.

How 'Night Shift' hopes to help you get more sleep

When iOS 9.3 hit devices earlier this month, it introduced a feature Apple claims will help…
Apple's newest iPad can run Microsoft Office for free.

What no one told you about Apple's newest iPad

The newest iPad has a hidden feature that could allow it to truly replace your laptop. …
Apple has added a smaller version of it's enterprise-focused iPad Pro.

New iPhone, iPad headline Apple Special Event

As Apple customers have come to look forward to every year, the team from Cupertino took…
Apple's new support account will tweet tips and tricks, as well as reply to customer questions.

Apple will now take your questions on Twitter

In the decade since Twitter went live, countless companies have taken advantage of the network's ability…
Your Mac may soon respond to "Hey, Siri!"

Siri could be making its way to your Mac

Apple's most outspoken, er, assistant, could be getting ready for a vacation.  According to 9to5 Mac,…
Navigate Safari without moving your fingers from the keys with these seven shortcuts.

Work smarter with these 7 Safari shortcuts

As anyone who spends a lot of time in front of a computer knows, keyboard shortcuts can…
From malware detection to data encryption, OS X can keep user data secure.

The built-in apps that keep your Mac safe

While casual Mac users often laud OS X for its intuitive, clean design, Apple's flagship operating…
Apple's dual-camera system reportedly includes both a wide angle camera and a telephoto zoom lens.

iPhone 7 Plus could feature new dual-camera technology

The so-called "best Apple analyst on the planet" has released his latest prediction about the next…
Square's new reader helps merchants process both EMV and mobile payments.

Apple will now sell Square readers at its stores

Visitors to an Apple store this week may have noticed a new product on the shelves.…
Apple's next iPad could be unveiled as soon as mid-March.

What to expect at Apple's March reveal event

As has become tradition, Apple is reportedly preparing for a press event this March that would…
iOS 9.3 will feature multi user support for classroom use.

This hidden tool in iOS 9.3 could change the way businesses use iPads

Among the suite of new features expected to debut on Apple devices with the expected release…
iOS 9.3 will bring new educational tools to the iPad.

Apple sets sights on the classroom with latest acquisition

In a post earlier this month, we noted that Apple's next iOS update would feature new…
What's really going on when your apps say they're "cleaning?"

Help! My apps are "cleaning" themselves

If you were scrolling through the home screen on your iPhone and one of your most…
Tablet point-of-sale systems are poised to replace the cash register after 137 years of dominance.

7 benefits of using an iPad POS system

While the cash register has long been the standard point-of-sale (POS) system for retailers around the…
The iPhone 5se reportedly features the curved edges of the 6 and 6s models.

iPhone 5se details leaked ahead of expected spring release

For the last two years, upgrading to an up-to-date iPhone has meant also opting for a…
Apple's new Music Memos app makes it easier than ever to capture song ideas on-the-go.

Apple simplifies music recording with Music Memos for iOS

  While on my morning train to work, I read in this post that this week,…
Apple Pay could get a boost from a new peer-to-peer payment system.

Apple eyeing mobile peer-to-peer payment

Just weeks after what Apple CEO Tim Cook dubbed "the year of Apple Pay" came to…
iOS 9.3 enables users to secure personal information stored in Notes with Touch ID.

iOS 9.3 boasts exciting new features

Traditionally, Apple's minor iOS updates have been nothing to write home about , each so-called "point…
Software is as important as hardware when helping your workforce become more mobile.

How to choose the right mobile software

As organizations seek to make their teams more mobile, not only must they equip their employees…
Since it was founded 25 years ago, West London's Metropolis Studio has played host to everyone from Michael Jackson to Adele.

World-renowned recording studio stays ahead of industry with Filemaker

West London's Metropolis Studios is the largest independently owned recording, mastering, creative and production complex in…
In the last patent granting day of 2015, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office published 47 Apple patents.

Apple's last patents of 2015

On December 29, the last day for granted patents in 2015, the U.S. Patent and Trademark…
Apple TV has allowed businesses to eliminate wires and projectors from their conference rooms.

3 little-known Apple TV features

Although the Apple TV was initially designed and marketed as a consumer product, it has since…
Apple and IBM's apps do more than give businesses mobile access to their data, they redesign entire workflows to leverage mobile hardware.

Apple, IBM partnership hits 100 app milestone

In the latest announcement from one of the biggest enterprise technology partnerships of the year, Apple…
The rumors that Apple could be looking to nix the headphone jack from its future iPhones have intensified in recent weeks.

How the iPhone 7 could benefit from ditching the headphone jack

For well over a year, rumors have been circulating that Apple was planning to nix the…
With the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil, many designers will be able to work solely on an iOS device for the first time.

5 must-have apps for Apple Pencil users

Unveiled alongside the iPad Pro this September, the Apple Pencil gives users the ability to write…
The Smart Battery Case promises to extend the short battery life of Apple's iPhone 6 and 6s.

This new Apple accessory will give your battery a major boost

While many of Apple's plans for upcoming products are leaked long before official announcements, this week…
Apple's Swift programming language is now open to developers outside of Apple at Swift.org.

Apple's Swift goes open source

In a move that will revolutionize the way enterprises use Apple devices, the iPhone company has…
The upcoming iPhone 6c is expected to support Apple Pay.

Apple analyst predicts 4-inch iPhone for early 2016

The world's leading Apple analyst, KGI Securities' Ming-Chi Kuo, has published his latest forecast, in which…
According to Consumer Reports, Apple's Macbook Air and MacBook Pro are the most reliable laptops on the market.

Consumer Reports survey finds Mac laptops most reliable

Since IBM began deploying Macs to its employees earlier this year, there has been a growing…
New British Airways technology will speed up travel for smartwatch owners.

British Airways sees nearly 400% increase in Apple Watch usage

Frequent-flying Apple Watch owners will be getting an early holiday gift this winter, as British Airways…
Not only would an OLED display offer richer, more vibrant colors, but it would take less of a toll on battery life than LCD screens,

Apple eyes new display technology for upcoming iPhones

The displays on Apple's more recent smartphones, the iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, boast all-new 3D…
Apple's recent successes abroad include plans to go 100 percent renewable in Singapore and bring Apple Pay to China.

Apple doubling down in foreign markets

Since the early days of the iPod, when you'd be hard pressed to walk a block…
Leaked screenshots depict an app that could help iPhone users better access Apple support articles.

Leaked Apple support app could save you a trip to the Genius Bar

An upcoming iOS app leaked this month could make it easier than ever for iPhone users…
Despite running faster than most desktops, iPads will not replace Macbooks, says Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Apple isn't trying to replace your laptop with a tablet, CEO says

With Microsoft billing its newest tablet, the Surface Pro 4, as "the tablet that can replace…
One year after releasing Apple Pay, the iPhone company has its sights set on peer-to-peer payments.

Apple's planned push into peer-to-peer payments

With Apple Pay's release just over a year in the rear-view mirror, the iPhone company is…
With next year's iPhone expected to get a hardware overhaul, here are five new features we could see.

5 features you might see in the iPhone 7

Although it has been hardly two months since Apple revealed its most recent iPhone, speculations are…
To succeed, Steve Jobs said a tablet must be better at certain things than both a smartphone and a laptop.

4 apps that will give your iPad a boost without turning it into a laptop

When Steve Jobs introduced the iPad five years ago he famously argued that in order for…
Indoor Survey could allow small business owners to get their store layouts on Apple Maps.

Apple's secret new app maps venues using nothing but an iPhone

While many of Apple's releases are announced to the world with astounding fanfare, via TV ads,…
The all-new iPad Pro  was built with businesses in mind.

Everything we know about the iPad Pro

With Apple's newest iPad predicted to hit shelves next week, we thought we'd take a moment…
With their lower IT support costs and better residual value, MacBooks help companies save money.

Just how much is IBM saving by using MacBooks?

One of the most common arguments both individuals and businesses use against choosing to do their…
Last quarter capped the first fiscal year in which Apple sold more than 20 million Macs.

Mac sales reach record high despite stumbling PC market

Earlier this year, the International Data Corporation (IDC) found personal computer sales down almost 12 percent…
With iOS 9, Apple Mail got a whole lot more powerful.

5 hidden tricks that will make you an Apple Mail master

Whether you're an Apple Mail veteran or have chosen to manage your inbox on the go…
With OS X High Sierra, enterprise users can be more productive than ever.

3 ways you could be working faster in High Sierra

Earlier this month, Macs got a facelift with the release of OS X High Sierra. Whether…
IBM employees are calling the help desk at much lower rates than their PC-using counterparts.

Mac users require far less help than PC users in IBM rollout

This summer, after partnering with Apple on number of enterprise app initiatives, IBM announced plans of…
3D Touch marks the first major innovation to touch screen technology since Multi Touch.

Diving deep into the iPhone 6S's 3D Touch display

Standing out among the list of new features packed into this September's iPhone 6S and 6S…
These 4 apps will change the way you do business.

4 Apple Watch apps that bring the power of enterprise software to your wrist

With WatchOS 2, Apple gave its wearable device the much-sought after ability to run third-party apps.…
Apple looks to improve Siri without compromising on cloud-based security.

How to make Siri smarter, the Apple way

One of the cornerstones of Apple's philosophy as a brand is that user data should never…
Apple brought in $25 billion from serving businesses last fiscal year, and is looking to expand.

Apple CEO says enterprise tech is more than a "hobby"

Despite being known for its dominance of the consumer market, Apple CEO Tim Cook reminded us…
Could a smart ring be on the horizon for Apple?

Could an Apple Ring be on the way?

This spring, Apple plunged into the wearable technology market with its Apple Watch. Representing a new…
FileMaker 14 connects business operations across time and space faster than ever before.

What's new in FileMaker 14

This May, FileMaker Pro 14 brought a fresh look and feel to Apple's flagship enterprise software, along…
WatchOS 2 is exactly what the Apple Watch needed to take off.

How WatchOS 2 is changing the game for Apple Watch — Part 2

With WatchOS 2, Apple metamorphosed the Apple Watch from a convenient remote interface for iPhone to…
WatchOS 2's new features bring more power than ever to your wrist.

How WatchOS 2 is changing the game for Apple Watch — Part 1

When the Apple Watch was released earlier this year, it met mixed reviews. While detractors criticized…
Apple's forthcoming electric vehicle has a target ship date of 2019.

Apple's vehicular venture could see 2019 ship date

After spending more than a year investigating the feasibility of creating its own car, Apple has designated…
iOS 9 touts improved user experience over a radically new design.

The 5 iOS 9 features you probably didn't know about

If you have already updated your iPhone or iPad to iOS 9, you have probably explored…
The newest operating system for Mac, OSX 10.11 High Sierra, comes to the App Store on September 30.

The 4 questions you need to ask before updating your Mac's software

At the end of the month, Mac users will be treated to a free software update…
The iPhone 6s and 6s Plus can identify your fingerprint twice as quickly as older models.

Beyond iOS 9: The 3 iPhone 6s features you can't find on any other iPhone

Hitting shelves just a week after Apple released its newest mobile operating system, the iPhone 6s…
A 12-megapixel camera allows the newest iPhone to shoot 4K video for the first time.

The 3 biggest hardware improvements under the hood of the iPhone 6s

Last year's iPhones boasted larger displays and faster processing speeds that made people feel much more…
Apple's newest mobile operating system, iOS 9, will be available for public download this Wednesday.

3 essential steps to take before updating to iOS 9

This Wednesday, the newest iteration of Apple's mobile operating system will be available to download, bringing huge…
User-friendly design is crucial to making data easy to digest and interact with.

3 best practices for designing user-friendly FIleMaker layouts

With FIleMaker Pro, users can access their business data no matter where they are or what…
The all-new iPad Pro will be released in November 2015.

4 ways Apple's newest iPad will change the way you do business

At its long-awaited annual press event on September 9, Apple unveiled the newest member of the…
Braun Electric Company replaced an inefficient paper-based job safety analysis program with an easy-to-update FileMaker solution.

Electric company keeps an eye on worker safety with FileMaker Pro

  For electrical service provider Braun Electric Company Inc., nothing is more important than worker safety. Braun…
Apple will unveil the details on its next generation of iPhones on September 9.

Apple announces date for annual fall reveal event

"Hey Siri, give us a hint." Apple has officially revealed the date for this year's autumn…
Apple and Cisco are connecting personal mobile phones with office infrastructure.

Apple partners with Cisco to streamline iOS for business

The world's most valuable technology company has partnered with the largest supplier of network equipment to streamline…
Many iOS apps use Wi-Fi or Bluetooth to connect iPhones and iPads to Mac computers.

4 iOS apps to control your Mac remotely

With the introduction of Handoff in iOS 8 and OSX Yosemite and Apple's continuous expansion of…
Your Mac has hundreds of hidden shortcuts and functionalities that make simple tasks more convenient.

5 tricks to give you better command of your Mac

Whether you're a new Mac user or a dedicated fan of OSX, Macs are full of…
Microsoft's Office 2016 offers unprecedented Mac integration.

What's new in Office 2016 for Mac

Microsoft's new Office 2016 for Mac is now available for Office 365 subscribers, giving those who…
Physicians at Abbott Northwestern Hospital use FIleMaker Go on their iPhones to optimize training.

Hospital takes new technology even further with FileMaker

Since 2011, physicians at Abbott Northwestern Hospital have been using focused bedside ultrasound scanning to examine patients,…
Microsoft released an early look of Windows Bridge for iOS on August 6, 2015.

Microsoft releases open source tool to help iOS developers write Windows apps

On August 6, Microsoft unveiled its first public preview of its software designed to make it…
Dodge City Public Schools implemented their FileMaker program using desktop computers as well as 1,200 iPads.

Kansas school district improves efficiency, accountability and learning with FileMaker

Dodge City Public Schools, one of the largest school districts in Kansas, found themselves hard pressed…
Luxury car manufacturers are using the Apple Watch to lead the way in vehicle connectivity.

Apple Watch: At the forefront of smart driving technology

The proliferation of smart devices is bringing Internet-based functionality and control to more and more every…
These three models of iPad deployment can be combined to meet any business need.

iPad deployment: which method is right for your business?

While it can be exciting to make your business or organization more powerful by integrating mobile…
Apple is considering a photo sharing system that features facial recognition.

Apple eyes facial recognition software for simpler photo sharing

Apple is considering a facial recognition system that will allow users to quickly share photos with…
Apple News looks to provide readers with high quality curated content

Apple News to feature human curation

While Apple announced earlier this summer that its redesigned News app would feature a curated feed,…
Force Touch technology could be making its way to the iPhone as early as this fall.

Apple's Force Touch technology positioned to revolutionize touch control

Apple announced big changes at its Spring Forward event this past March, from the unveiling of…
Transform the way you communicate with these creative keyboards.

5 creative third-party keyboards for iOS guaranteed to liven your conversations

iPhone users first tapped into creative keyboards with the native Emoji keyboard included in iOS 5. The…
FileMaker 14 gives customers everything they need to create and run business solutions that work seamlessly across devices.

Drastic discounts for new customers with FileMaker's "Boost Your Business Kit"

For a limited time, FileMaker is giving new customers a 40 percent discount with its Boost Your Business…
Sea Breeze Farm uses custom FileMaker solutions to give them the efficiency of a much larger farm.

Small, organic animal farm gets productivity boost from FileMaker

Sea Breeze Farm is a small, grass-based animal farm that sits on the edge of an…
Maximize your productivity in iOS with these four free apps.

Our four favorite (free!) productivity apps for iOS

At this September's press event, Apple is slated to unveil the iPad Air 3 and iPad…
The new 12-inch MacBook sheds all but one multi talented USB-C port.

What Apple's new single-port design means for new MacBook owners

While the 12-inch MacBook is full of Apple's latest technology, such as the Force Touch trackpad…
Apple's new website design streamlines browsing and purchasing.

The "Store" is no more: Apple's redesigned website streamlines buying

Today Apple went live with a new website designed to improve sales with a more streamlined…
iOS 9 is coming to Apple devices this September.

4 exciting ways iOS 9 will transform the way you use your Apple device

Since iOS 9 became available to beta users with Apple's first public beta in March, we have…
Checking your notifications on your wrist is a lot more polite than putting your face behind your phone while out with friends.

Tips for developing a successful Apple Watch app: Part 1

  Since the introduction of the Apple Watch earlier this year, some of the first-generation apps…
Designing apps for wearable devices requires building on top of a paired smartphone app.

Tips for developing a successful Apple Watch app: Part 2

While the engineers are busy with the programming facets of WatchKit, developers should start focusing on…
High Sierra will provide users with a dual-fullscreen functionality that allows two live windows to take up the screen at once.

Useful features for Mac OS X High Sierra: Part 2

The release of the official version of OS X High Sierra is just around the corner,…
Some features will be present across Macs, iPhones and iPads.

Useful features for Mac OS X High Sierra: Part 3

OS X High Sierra has a multitude of great new features. Many aren't advertised yet because…
You can even operate Music via your Apple Watch!

Quick tips for Apple Music

The new Apple Music service that released with iOS 8.4 and iTunes 12.2 has some neat…
OS X High Sierra will be very useful for Mac users, but be careful if you're downloading the beta version.

Useful features for Mac OS X High Sierra: Part 1

The newest Apple operating software, OS X High Sierra, will be arriving this autumn. However, an…
Apple is currently looking into the unfortunate crashes.

Apple drops the ball for VMA nominee announcement

Apple and MTV were partnered in the duty to announce the Video Music Award nominees this…
FileMaker can be used for a variety of things like inventory management to event planning.

Do you need simpler database solutions? Try FileMaker 14

FileMaker 14 updates the development interface with a new script workspace in both FileMaker Pro and…
Don't delay fixing your screen - any loose shards of glass could harm you or others.

Broken Mac screen? Here are your options

When people buy a new Mac, they're entirely prepared to treat it well and never let…
When your Mac overheats, one of the main damages will likely be to the graphics card and display.

How to handle Macbook overheating issues

Many components of a Mac do not work well with excessive heat levels; the graphics card…
If quick fixes don't work for you, reach out to Apple-certified Mac consultants from MC Services.

User-friendly fixes for common Mac issues: Disk permissions and software updates

The common issues that Macs suffer from are often very easy to resolve. It'll be worth…
We also offer top of the line web programming.

Web hosting service must-haves

Reliable web hosting services that also provide excellent support are highly sought after in today's internet-focused…
Only use a force-shutdown as a last resort.

User-friendly fixes for common Mac issues: Power cycle and NVRAM reset

Instead of jumping into a complicated, time consuming process to repair a little problem on your…
Simple and convenient - a dream for retail workers!

How to use Apple Pay

Since its launch in October 2014, Apple Pay has been a huge success. It has support…
Security oversights will potentially harm Apple - especially with Apple Pay launched.

5 security concerns for the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch comes at a hefty price — both for your wallet and your information. The…
Apple's streaming music service is long overdue.

Apple Music is now available

Apple has entered the steaming music industry at last after revealing its latest offering at Apple's Worldwide…
Now you'll be able to access the information you need much faster.

iOS 9 improves search features

With iOS 9 about to debut its public beta next month and release to general public…
FileMaker's new multi-day resource scheduling will be a big help to your organization practices.

FileMaker's DayBack Calendar has a useful new feature

Not long ago, FileMaker Pro Databases created an add-on calendar called DayBack Calendar. Now, this program…
Keep your information organized and protected with Apple's iCloud.

Backup your iPhone data to the iCloud in these simple steps

Backing up data from the iPhone used to cause thousands of people headaches. It used to…
Don't let the tricky software issues get to you - reach out for technology consulting to get your PC back on its feet.

Samsung disables Windows Update

Windows Update is an important software that handles not only feature updates, but also the most…
Apple tries not to repeat past mistakes with iOS 9.

Apple to delete apps to free up space for iOS 9 upgrade

Users of the new iOS 9 will be asked if they wish to delete mobile applications…
Real-time capabilities will improve your daily activities.

From convenient luxury to lifeline, watchOS 2 comes with great upgrades

The Apple Watch is going to receive some significant improvements. Apple plans to implement two new…
Apple is revolutionizing the e-maps  industry with indoor/outdoor capabilities.

New patent could mean Apple Maps improvement

Apple has acquired a new patent for Apple Maps that will enable your device to determine…
Fingerprint scanning could replace iPhone home button.

Touch ID might replace the iPhone's home button

Fingerprint authentication technology is becoming increasingly common on smartphones as sensor manufacturing gets cheaper. At this…
Say goodbye to the first-gen iPad and hope for a replacement release this October.

Apple makes a stealthy removal from its online store

Apple stealthily removed its original iPad mini, the only iPad without a Retina display, from the…
Be sure not to take your IT staff for granted - they do more than you know.

Outsourcing IT might not help your business

Small and midsize businesses may be attracted to the idea of having their network remotely monitored…
Some suggest that lowering the price of smartwatches may peak consumer interest and thus, constructive criticism to improve the product.

Apple Watch's health and fitness potential not yet reached

The Apple Watch has many great things about it. It has a gorgeous design and great functionality to…
No more messy file boxes or clutter storage rooms - use FileMaker to simplify your information.

FileMaker Go reaches over 1.5 million downloads

We mentioned FileMaker Go a little in a previous post, but there's a lot more to…
iOS 9 will receive a warm welcome for both users who want to beta test and those who want a bug-free experience post-release.

The 5 incredible new features of the iOS 9

With its predecessor being a bit troublesome, the iOS 9 changes are more than welcome to…
Imagine these beauties in rose gold and not bendable...

iOS leak unveils iPhone 6S features and a possible new device

Just yesterday, app developer Steve Troughton-Smith leaked a new keyboard found in the iOS 9 beta code…
Swift may quickly become the main language for programmers.

Apple to open-source Swift programming language

Every mobile app developer should really take a look into Swift if they haven't already. It is quickly…
Make sure you have all the new opportunities organized to save time and rid yourself of stress.

10 impressive new capabilities of the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is about to get a pretty big power boost with the new watch OS…
Integrate your data into FileMaker for quick, easy and secure access

FileMaker 14 provides a ton of new features

Since its announcement nearly one month ago, FileMaker 14 has provided several businesses and individuals the relief of point-and-click…
New Macbooks will have an enhanced retina display.

New MacBook echoes iPhone design

Following the release of the latest iPhone, the newest MacBook is probably the most eagerly anticipated…
Cloud could save you time, money and a headache

3 advantages (and disadvantages) to implementing the cloud in the workplace

Over the past few years, the public approval for cloud services has gone through the roof.…
Too many releases, not enough time to test

Rethinking software quality management may help Apple

Apple's software quality management has many analysts concerned for the future of the products as well…
Backing up data is important in the event of an unintended deletion.

FonePaw's newest release conveys demand for Apple recovery services

With everything from family pictures to credit card numbers being stored and used on iPhones and…
iPads in Education has shown significant improvment in the learning experience

Apple plans to improve iPads in Education user-friendliness for 2016

Apple has set out to make its iPads that are used in educational institutions more user-friendly. As…
iOS 8.4 must synch data between disparate hardware.

iOS 8.3 beta 4 highlights need for Apple support services

Apple has cultivated a reputation for being enigmatic. For years, vague announcements about meetings or conferences…
Apple Watch is designed to bring watches into the digital era.

Choosing the right Apple Watch

For avid Apple fans, their favorite tech company's introduction into the wearable technologies market has been…
Encryption can help avoid security risks.

Encrypting Websites To Avoid Hackers

For many website owners, failing to properly encrypt their pages has led to a new kind…
HBO NOW allows users to relax and enjoy their favorite shows at their greatest convenience.

Apple announces launch of exclusive app

For fans of HBO's critically acclaimed series Game of Thrones, the countdown to season 5 began…
Apple Pay could turn wallets into antiques.

Growing list of partners forecasts bright future for Apple Pay

Since its release in 2011, Google Wallet has failed to catch on as much as the…
Apple TV lets users stream from iPads.

New Apple TV release on the horizon

With rumors of a subscription streaming TV service, the incorporation of HBO Now into Apple devices…
Improving Maps is on Apple's agenda.

Impending iOS release brings calls to refine Apple Maps app

Apple's newest operating system is on the verge of being released. The anticipation about the new…
Apple Watch enables users to measure their workouts.

Apple devices are a core component of a healthy lifestyle

The eagerly anticipated release of the Apple Watch has had technology aficionados buzzing over the abundant…
TV streaming is the future of entertainment.

Cable executives concerned that Apple may shake up status quo

Jeffrey Bewkes is the Chief Executive Officer of the cable television giant Time Warner (TWC). TWC…
Siri can improve a users experience.

Apple Support provides assistance for understanding Siri's new interface

One of Apple's most innovative features became available upon the release of the iPhone 4S. Siri,…
Encryption services keep valuable financial data secure.

Apple Pay partnership expands

E-commerce is an increasingly relevant market for companies. Being able to effectively utilize digital transactions from…
Smartphones can store valuable public health data.

Major hospital enables Apple HealthKit

Technological advances are essential to the increasing challenges faced by the public health sector. Company like…
SSL encryption services protect against hackers.

Encryption loophole threatens iOS security

The internet firm Skycure has provided technology fans with insight regarding device security since its inception. The company's…
iCloud access is now open to Windows and Android users.

Apple ID creation tool provides all users access to the iCloud

Back in early February, Apple launched its Apple ID creation tool. While existing users may not…
Encrypted websites are more secure.

FBI changes stance on encryption

From a national security standpoint, encryption technologies stand to improve our ability to protect valuable personal…
Improving battery life would greatly enhance user experience.

Wireless charging could be on the horizon for Apple

Apple has been introducing new and innovative technologies into the market year after year. From the…
Apple Watch will be available in stores this month

Apple sets date to preorder its watch

On April 10, Apple fanatics were finally able to place their orders for the Apple Watch.…
Synching the Apple Watch with the iPhone is a challenge developers face.

Application developers under the gun as Apple Watch launch looms

Apple's preparation for the launch of its new watch seeks to work out any possible kinks…
Apple seeks to change healthcare research

New Apple apple could change healthcare research

Medical researchers are optimistic about a new healthcare data platform that could reshape the way information…
CarPlay seeks to improve driving.

CarPlay enhances iPhone connectivity for safer roads.

Smart phones and driving mix together about as well as oil, vinegar, water and electricity combined.…
Handoff provides continuity between Apple devices.

Apple's Handoff feature provides seamless synchronization between devices

For many people, Apple devices provide them with a multitude of solutions to handle business and…
Conference panels will discuss new Apple technologies.

New iOS anticipation heightens as WWDC looms

For Apple aficionados, Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is one of the most anticipated events…
Mobile tools improve healthcare

Apple Pay enters the healthcare market

Healthcare reform has been an issue that has stimulated our nation's collective political consciousness in recent…
IT consulting can help Apple customers.

Apple’s impending financial release looms large for investors

  For those owning Apple stock, the investment has been the best that they have made…

FileMaker community launch will include free developer videos

FileMaker has rebranded its technical network from TechNet to be referred to as the FileMaker Community.…
MC Services provides encryption protections to those whose sites they host.

Email Encryption Software

For years, Gnu Privacy Guard has been protecting email servers worldwide by encrypting messages to deny…
Encryption provides websites with security.

"Citizenfour" documentary demonstrates need for web security

Since his decision to leak confidential government information regarding the National Security Agency's surveillance of citizens,…
Global markets drive ecommerce.

The fraud risks of Apple Pay are an important consideration for users

Apple Pay may revolutionize the way commerce operates. By allowing customers to pay by tapping the…
Apple Watch redefines wearables.

Comparing the Apple Watch to the iPod

The launch of the Apple Watch thrust the technology behemoth into a new market: wearables. Unlike…
What will the car of the future be like?

Apple Car Anticipation Demonstrates the Company's Potentially Limitless Innovative Ability

Cars of the future have been speculated by The Jetsons' animators and erudite academics alike, and…
MC Services provides Apple Support

Revamped Genius Bar Conveys Importance of Apple Support Services

Waiting in line at the Apple Store is some people's version of a nightmare turned reality.…
Will Apple invest heavily in gold?

Is Apple Worth its Weight in Gold?

Apple has been on a seemingly endless innovative path since its inception decades ago. Going from…
Federal Government Implements Apple Pay

Apple Partners with Federal Government

Autumn of 2015 will mark an expansion of Apple services into support structures used by the…
Las Vegas will host the 2015 FileMaker Development Conference

2015 FileMaker Development Conference to Draw Crowds from Across Technology Industries

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas will host the 2015 FileMaker development conference from July 20-23. The…
Apple will address defective laptops.

Apple Initiative Aims to Address MacBook Pro Issues

  Many MacBook Pro users who purchased their laptops between 2011 and 2013 were disappointed with…
Barcelona Hosts MWC 2015

Apple News: Apple Innovates Ahead of Galaxy 6 Release

Companies across the technology sector have voyaged to Barcelona for the Mobile World Congress. Ahead of…
Will Apple soon offer vehicles to customers?

Apple Reportedly Begins First Phases of Vehicle Design

Smart phone, smart watch…smart car? That seems to be the sequence that Apple will follow as…
Cyber security is essential to web hosting

Teen Hacker Exposes Risk of Poor Website Security

Everyone has had a grade or two that they wish that they could change. How many…
Apple pay reshapes the way we spend.

Apple Pay could change the face of commerce.

Apple Pay seeks to replace credit cards as the most effective means of digital commercial transactions. In…
Will the Apple Watch be a fashion statement?

Apple Watch Rumored to have Power Reserve

Smartphone users all share a common complaint regardless of who manufactures their device: battery life. Nothing is…
Apple is the first company ever to close above $700 billion.

Apple becomes first company to close at $700 billion market value

On Tuesday, Apple Inc. became the first American company ever to record a market capitalization above…
Apple Pay will be available on all JetBlue flights by June.

Apple news: MacBook, Watch on the way as Apple Pay takes flight

After posting record financial results in the fourth quarter of 2014, Apple is gearing up for…
The fund's aim is to help the growth of startups originating in the UW System.

Ideadvance fund invests in nine UW startups

The outreach arm of the University of Wisconsin System, UW-Extension, and the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation…
iOS overtook Android in market share in the last quarter of 2014.

iOS overtakes Android as Apple announces latest update

On Tuesday, Apple made the fifth beta version of iOS 8.2 available to developers. While no…
The city of Madison has a burgeoning tech scene.

Wisconsin tech leaders urge lawmakers to aid IT development

Executives of several Wisconsin-based finance and IT companies came together last week for a roundtable at…
Las Vegas will host the 20th annual FileMaker DevCon.

FileMaker opens registration for 2015 DevCon

The 20th FileMaker Developer Conference will take place July 20–23 at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. DevCon…
iPhone 6 sales boosted Apple's Q4 results.

Apple shatters records with Q4 results

A busy 2014 ended on a very high note for Apple Inc., as the company posted…
The growth of the IoT and the need for better cyber security go hand in hand.

Wisconsin tech leaders name cyber threats, IoT most notable trends of 2015

  Financial services company Northern Trust recently hosted an Economic Trends Breakfast where a number of…
The FileMaker Community features a number of online resources for users.

FileMaker introduces free online resource Community

For years, the FileMaker Technical Network, or TechNet for short, has been the go-to online resource…
Milwaukee hosted major corporations and startups at the OnRamp event.

OnRamp Wisconsin gives startups the chance to make their pitch

For many startups, a good idea or product may not be enough if they can't secure…
As the iPhone 6 takes over the market, Apple Pay use will increase.

U.S. banks rush to adopt Apple Pay

Since its live launch on October 20, Apple Pay has been an unqualified success. While some…
Wisconsin tech startups have a number of private and public funding options available.

Wisconsin startups find growing venture capital opportunities

The combination of private and public funds is helping Wisconsin develop a healthy startup scene, with…
The positive experience of the 2013 cherry season encouraged Chelan Fresh to expand its adoption of FileMaker.

FileMaker allows fruit marketer to go paperless

Besides improving reporting and access to essential information, relational database software FileMaker is increasingly allowing companies…
The Apple Watch is expected to be released in the spring of 2015.

Apple looks to build on a busy end to 2014

The last four months of 2014 were huge for Apple Inc. September saw the release of…
Raven Software participated in the development of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Madison becoming a hotspot for video game development

Throughout Wisconsin, state and local authorities and private investors alike are working to bring the state…
Lucas is the only one with authority to override the Holocron's contents.

Lucasfilm tracks Star Wars continuity with FileMaker database

Casual fans of the Star Wars films may be unaware that George Lucas's creation has spawned…
The update was seamless and didn't even require a reboot.

Apple combats hackers with first ever automatic OS X update

A security bug known as CVE-2014-9295 was recently discovered that could affect Unix-based operating systems, including…
Akubra has been making its iconic hats for well over a century.

Legendary Australian hat-maker streamlines operations with FileMaker

In Australia, Akubra slouch hats are as iconic as Indiana Jones's fedora, being worn by farmers,…
Staples is one of the latest retailers to being offering Apple Pay support.

Apple Pay adds dozens of partners, prepares for international expansion

By most measures, Apple Pay's first two months of availability have been a success. The system…
Labor organizations and retailers have stepped up their safety efforts in Bangladesh.

Auditors use FileMaker app to conduct safety inspections in garment factories

In May 2013, a building collapse left more than 1,100 people dead in a Bangladesh garment…
Officials expect the apps to provide a more entertaining and personalized learning experience.

Wisconsin launches initiative to expand tech education

The University of Wisconsin–Madison and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction are teaming up to bring educational…
2014 has been a very big year for Apple and Tim Cook.

Financial Times names Tim Cook person of the year

As 2014 winds down to a close, it's time to take stock of the year that…
The app helps make up for inadequate health records.

FileMaker app helps health workers track HIV patients in Haiti

Last month, this blog reported on a few ways health professionals are using FileMaker to improve…
The collaboration between Apple Inc. and IBM has produced its first enterprise fruits.

Apple, IBM partnership produces first 10 business apps

In July, Apple Inc. and IBM signed a partnership to develop business-specific mobile apps as part…
Corporate aviation safety standards are constantly being updated.

Aviation company uses FileMaker to develop safety management app

Aviation safety standards are, for obvious reasons, very stringent, and corporate aviation is no exception. The…
Apple will be hosting free workshops at its retail stores.

Apple to take active part in 2014 Hour of Code

The second annual Hour of Code challenge will take place next week from December 8-14. The initiative was…
Apple's value has skyrocketed since the release of the iPhone 6.

Apple closing in on record quarter on strength of iPhone 6

Apple Inc. is riding high these days, recently surpassing a $700 billion market capitalization, which makes…
Wisconsin state leaders can take measures to improve the state's ranking in future studies.

Wisconsin Tech Council president draws conclusions from Milken ranking

Last week, this blog reported on the publication of the latest State Tech and Science Index…
iPhone 6 sales continue to drive Apple's market value to record highs.

Apple market cap reaches $700 billion on strong forecasts

Apple Inc.'s market value has been rising steadily since the summer, setting all-time highs on the…
Milken ranked Wisconsin highest for its tech and science workforce.

Wisconsin gets high marks for tech workforce

The Milken Institute, an independent think tank, has released its biennial State Tech and Science Index,…
Developers can now start working on Apple Watch-specific apps.

Apple makes WatchKit available to developers

The Apple Watch appears to be one step closer to release this week, as Apple on Tuesday…
The new iOS 8 update fixes some issues for iPhone 4S users.

Apple releases updates for iOS 8, OS X Yosemite

Apple has kicked off this week by publishing downloads for its two operating systems, addressing some…
Vinepower has implemented a FileMaker database to improve vineyard operations.

New Zealand vintners use FileMaker to track productivity

Relational database software FileMaker has proven its usefulness in a wide variety of industries. Last week,…
The projections for 2015 Apple Watch sales are in the tens of millions.

Apple stock sets another high amid Watch reports

Apple Inc. has been surging for the past few months, regularly setting new all-time highs as…
Wisconsin hopes to attract investors to boost its tech sector.

Wisconsin looks to Michigan for IT startup inspiration

Earlier this week, this blog previewed the 30th annual Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium taking place on…
Nearly all of Wisconsin now has access to high-speed internet.

Most of Wisconsin now has access to high-speed internet

Most Wisconsin residents, even in rural areas, now have access to high-speed internet connections. State officials…
FileMaker apps allow health professionals to access vital information from their smartphones.

FileMaker allows users to build customized mHealth apps

The health care industry has been a major focus of technological innovation in recent times, with the proliferation…
Apple is hoping that the iPad will become the table of choice in the enterprise world.

Apple launches enterprise sales team

One of the main talking points of Apple's recent product rollout has been the company's increasing…
Apple ranked much higher than BlackBerry for secure messaging.

EFF places Apple ahead of BlackBerry in security evaluation

Apple has already surpassed BlackBerry in market share, even taking over in the business world that…
The new iMac has the highest resolution screen to date.

Retina display sets new iMac apart from competitors

At a September media event, Apple introduced the latest version of the iMac desktop computer, which has…
Whole Foods has been one of the first adopters of Apple Pay.

Apple Pay having a noticeable effect on retailers’ operations

  Apple Pay is less than three weeks old, but the mobile payment system has gotten…
Entrepreneurs will have the chance to make pitches to potential investors.

Entrepreneurs, investors to come together at Wisconsin symposium

This week will be a big one for Wisconsin entrepreneurs, as the 30th annual Wisconsin Early…
The new iPad has more business functionality than ever before.

iPad Air 2 becoming popular in the business world

The iPad Air 2 has only been available for a few weeks, but business users are…
Students will use FileMaker to help with their designs.

FileMaker helps students develop technical skills

Relational database software FileMaker is now helping students train for highly technical jobs. Network Rail, the company…
Companies in Downtown Milwaukee can benefit from the presence of a nearby accelerator.

Milwaukee startup accelerator opens application process

Wisconsin's aspiring entrepreneurs will have a new opportunity for growth in the spring, when Ward4, a…
The highly anticipated Apple Watch will reportedly be available in spring.

Reports: Apple Watch set for spring release

Apple enthusiasts have been waiting anxiously to learn when they will be able to buy the…
The Apple Watch will be the next major release out of Cupertino.

Apple stock at an all-time high, growth expected to continue

It's been a busy time in Cupertino, as Apple has released updates for many of its…
Remaining in Wisconsin is an increasingly viable option for tech professionals.

Tech companies thriving in Wisconsin's smaller cities

Wisconsin is home to a growing number of companies in technology-related areas, from life sciences to…
Apple Pay has had a successful first week.

Apple Pay already leads mobile payments market

Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook is taking part in WSJ.D Live, a tech conference being held…
Milwaukee is becoming an attractive location for IT entrepreneurs.

Wisconsin angel investor optimistic about state's tech sector

Jeff Rusinow, the founder of Milwaukee-based angel investment network Silicon Pastures, was the keynote speaker at…
iPhone sales totaled $24 billion in the fiscal fourth quarter.

Apple rides iPhone 6 to record profit

Apple Inc. announced that its revenue reached $42.1 billion in the fiscal fourth quarter, which ended…
Apple Pay is available immediately for iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.

Apple Pay goes live with iOS 8.1

Apple released iOS 8.1 — the latest update to its mobile operating system — on Monday, and with it arrived…
Wisconsin's tech industry is growing thanks to new sources of funding.

Wisconsin startups double venture capital investment in 2014

The latest edition of the MoneyTree Report, a quarterly survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and the National…
The new iPad Air is one of the innovations Apple introduced this week.

Apple introduces new iPads and iMac

In a smaller-scale follow-up to its headline-grabbing event of last month, Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced…
The Performance guide emphasizes FileMaker Go for iPad and iPhone.

FileMaker announces free guide, FileMaker Pro special offer

FileMaker Inc. has published an online guide on the FileMaker Technical Network to teach users to…
The new iMac is among the expected introductions at next week's event.

New iMac and iPad launch set for October 16

Re/code has reported that Apple will be holding a special event on Thursday, October 16, to…

BlackBerry posts $207 million second-quarter loss

As Apple continued to make headlines with the release of the new iPhone 6 and iPhone…

OS X Yosemite reaches golden master level

Apple released the golden master candidate version of its upcoming operating system, OS X Yosemite, for…

iOS 8.0.2 brings full HealthKit implementation

Apple introduced its latest mobile software update, iOS 8.0.2, on Thursday, fixing some issues that had…

Wisconsin to hold startup symposium to attract investing

The 2014 edition of the Wisconsin Early Stage Symposium will take place on November 12-13 at…

How iOS 8 deployment can help businesses

Over 10 million units of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were sold within the…

FileMaker helps small businesses expand

In a recent article on ways big data helps small businesses thrive, The New York Times…

iOS 8 arrives with improved security features

iOS 8, the latest version of Apple's mobile operating system, was made available for free download…

Apple could expand NFC technology in the future

Specialized website Cult of Mac has reported that the iPhone 6's implementation of near field technology…

iPhone 6 goes on presale amid huge demand

Apple's two new smartphones, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, went on presale at midnight Pacific Time on…

Colocation bears many benefits for businesses

Online IT publication TechRepublic has recently run two articles demonstrating the benefits to be gained from…

Importance of data analytics growing in business world

In a world of increased connectivity, data analysis is becoming an essential part of any business…

Apple introduces iPhone 6, Apple Watch

Apple's much anticipated event finally took place on Tuesday, and it did not disappoint fans of…

Wisconsin tech companies successfully finding new investors

The Wisconsin startup and tech sector has gotten off to a good start in the month…

Apple introduces new security features for iCloud

Apple CEO Tim Cook told The Wall Street Journal that the company will be introducing a new set…

iPhone 6 to feature credit card payment capabilities

Bloomberg reported over the weekend that Apple has reached an agreement with American Express, MasterCard and…

New software to convert FileMaker data to LiveCode

Developer David Simpson introduced the latest version of his FmPro Migrator software at the RunRevLive.14 conference…

Data technology essential for business growth through marketing

  Two columns by startup CEOs in the online edition of Entrepreneur magazine this week highlight the importance…

Apple could introduce iWatch on September 9

Re/code, the website recently founded by former Wall Street Journal tech columnist Walt Mossberg, reported on Wednesday that Apple…

Forward Festival, Wisconsin Innovation Awards show strength of state’s tech sector

The inaugural edition of the Wisconsin Innovation Awards took place on Tuesday at the Memorial Union…

Bloomberg: Apple preparing largest iPad ever for early 2015

A Bloomberg L.P. report published on Tuesday afternoon cited anonymous "people with knowledge of the matter"…

Many companies still lagging in technology adoption

A study carried out jointly by Forbes Magazine's research branch and IT consulting company Wipro shows that…

Apple introducing major updates to iCloud cross-platform service

Apple's upcoming operating systems, iOS 8 for mobile devices and OS X Yosemite for desktops and…

More companies expected to drop BlackBerry in coming months

A report from a Deutsche Bank analyst regarding the rise of software management companies indicates the…

Wisconsin startup investment on the rise

Two separate reports published this month, by business news website Xconomy and the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, highlight the…

Parallels Desktop 10 to improve Windows-Mac integration

Following the beta release of Apple's new OS X Yosemite early this summer, Parallels, Inc. announced…

FileMaker playing key role in Oakland A’s successful season

Ever since Moneyball hit bookshelves, the Oakland Athletics have been known as leaders in the trend of…

Apple Shares Close at an All-Time High Amid iPhone 6 Anticipation

Apple Inc. shares closed at a record high on August 19, hitting triple digits for the…

Is a new iPad already in development?

Over the last week, there have been rumblings that the date of first of Apple's annual fall/winter press…

IT spending forecast gets reevaluated, reduced

Technology is impacting the business landscape and nearly every company is holding ongoing discussions about investing…

More small businesses embracing the latest tech trends

Relying on the latest technology to run a business is something that nearly every company is…

Apple granted patents for wireless charging

One of the biggest challenges that individuals deal with when it comes to mobility is keeping…

Apple pushing enterprise adoption

There are typically two types of customers that most technology companies focus on – consumers and businesses. The…

First fall Apple announcement set for September 9

Technology experts and consumers alike are waiting for the next press event date to be announced…

Hands on FileMaker training better than a book

One of the biggest challenges in the IT sector is keeping up with innovation. In most…

Could October be a big month for new Apple products?

While fall has always had a relationship with the apple fruit, its relationship with the tech…

More BYOD strategies still ‘invisible’ to IT departments

In our personal lives, we take any and all steps required to be successful and productive.…

Customer FileMaker solutions helps business cut operation time by 80 percent

The latest technology solutions can be used by any business to improve operational efficiency and save money.…

MacBook Pro get hardware update and cheaper prices

While many eyes on Apple have been focused on the new operating systems — iOS 8…

Is the next iPhone ‘going to set the world on fire?’

If the traditional product cycle holds true, Apple will be announcing and releasing the new version…

Examining the potential disaster areas of BYOD

The bring-your-own-device (BYOD) mobility strategy that many businesses are considering or actively deploying is one of…

Why the iPad is a key business tool

A recent article from ComputerWeekly examined the different pros and cons to using the iPad as…

Companies need not fear the database

The phrase "database" can be enough to scare any IT professional. This happens because there can…

Experts predict high sales numbers for an ‘iWatch’

The "iWatch" has been the subject of rumors about Apple for years. It started to rise…

Could there be a delay in production of the new iPhone?

One of the hottest rumors regarding Apple hardware has been the potential for a physically bigger iPhone…

iPad remains on top of the enterprise tablet market

Tablets have become a standard tool for many companies. The increased adoption of the cloud and…

OS X Yosemite experiences high adoption rates

Just over a month ago, Apple hosted its annual Worldwide Developers Conference. One of the biggest…

Examining the enterprise mobility marketplace

The term "enterprise mobility" has evolved from something that was spoken in passing to become the…

Is Tim Cook’s Apple finally taking shape?

It has been nearly three years since Tim Cook took over for an ailing Steve Jobs.…

Nearly half of Apple users only own one device: What does this mean for the future of Mac integration?

With increasingly seamless integration between its phones, tablets, Macs and other devices, it seems as if…

Apple launches Mac Pro lock adapter in online store

Since its release late last year, the Mac Pro has primarily been marketed to power users…

Does Apple need to improve its enterprise solutions?

The eyes of many IT professionals were on Apple earlier this month during the Worldwide Developers Conference. We…

Apple cuts iPod prices

When this blog writes about Apple's mobile devices, the focus is typically on the iPhone and…

Is September 19 the launch date for the new iPhone?

The middle of Summer is ripe for Apple rumors. Following the Worldwide Developers Conference, the blogosphere…

Small businesses need to improve mobile device management

Every IT department is facing the challenge of managing mobile devices. Unlike tech innovations from the…

OS X Snow Leopard usage continues decline

Earlier this year, one of the biggest pieces of technology news that IT departments needed to…

Apple introduces new ‘entry level’ iMac

  The new Apple hardware speculation following the Worldwide Developers Conference has mainly focused on mobile…

A breakdown of the rumored new iPad Air

With no hardware introduced at this month's Worldwide Developers Conference, the rumor mill has been swirling.…

Post WWDC Apple rumor round-up

One of the favorite pastimes of techies following any Apple announcement is to immediately start looking…

More businesses adopting mobile devices, finding success more difficult

Adopting mobility into enterprise IT solutions has reached the point where it is nearly standard. Whether…

Apple extends push into the enterprise

Over the last few years, Apple has been focusing more on the enterprise. From the increased…

iOS 8 code mentions split screen capabilities

Last month, rumors were circulating that Apple would be adding split-screen capabilities to the iPad, which…

How iPads are helping retailers succeed

There are many different ways that the iPad can be used to improve a company. These…

Is the iWatch on the fall 2014 schedule?

With all things Apple, the moment an event has ended, the tech community goes back to…

Did Apple unveil plans for larger mobile devices?

One of the more interesting parts of WWDC is what Apple doesn't announce but is instead…

WWDC Keynote: Enterprise updates and features

Since Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote address, this blog has covered many of the features that were…

WWDC Keynote: iOS 8 and developer tools

Yesterday, Apple CEO Tim Cook took the stage for the keynote address of the 2014 Worldwide…

WWDC Keynote: OS X Yosemite

After weeks and months of speculation, Apple's 2014 Worldwide Developers Conference got underway on Monday. Last…

A brief recap of potential WWDC announcements

In just a few days, the eyes of the tech world will be on Apple, as…

Is Apple’s ARM processor finally ready for prime time?

It is known at this point that Apple is in the process of developing its own…

Has Apple created a remote for your home?

The "Internet of Things" is one of the biggest topics of conversation around the technology campfire.…

Apple granted 59 design and feature patents

Anyone who follows the business landscape is well aware that filing a patent may not lead…

Law office goes paperless with iPad

Anyone who follows the technology landscape knows how powerful tablets have become. With the right wireless network and…

More Airlines deploying iPad based flight bags

One of the biggest draws of the iPad when it comes to the education landscape is…

Official details of WWDC 2014 start to leak out

We are only a few weeks away from Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference. The eyes of…

Could NFC finally be coming to the iPhone?

It's that time of year again. The rumors over what Apple will be unveiling at the…

Is Apple bringing split-screen to the iPad?

One of the biggest features that non-Apple tablet sellers have used in their advertisements to stand…

A ‘New Internet’ is needed to meet mobile technology challenges

If you own a tablet or a smartphone, there is a good chance that you have…

Office for iPad downloaded 27 million times in six weeks

Six weeks ago, Microsoft announced that finally created and released a version of the Office Business suite…

Apple ready to acquire Beats

For anyone that follows the technology sector, Apple's reported $3.2 billion acquisition of of Beats has…

iPhone 6 launch date could be moving up

Over the last few years, Apple has had a specific routine when it comes to new product…

iPad tops customer satisfaction report

Individual satisfaction with the latest technology can be a major factor for IT departments when they…

Wearable tech success hinges on software

Wearable technology is one of the most popular topics of conversation in the IT landscape. From the…

iPad a major enterprise tool

The iPad is in an interesting position. Since it was introduced in 2010, the device has…

Does Apple want you to upgrade your iPhone now?

Updating to a new model of a mobile device can come with a number of challenges.…

Why is Apple creating an internal medical team?

With Apple's 2014 Worldwide Developers Conference set to begin less than a month away, rumors of new…

What could Apple have in store for WWDC 2014?

We are just under a month away from the 2014 edition of Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference.…

Enterprise market to boost tablet sales

While the popularity of the iPad and the tablet market in general is difficult to deny,…

Apple upgrades the MacBook Air line

As is typically the case when it comes to Apple's computer line, the company has upgraded…

Apple starts fix-it program for iPhone 5 sleep/wake button issue

The one unfortunate fact about technology is that hardware can break. It doesn't matter what company…

Apple opens up OS X beta program to the public

Before any hardware or software solution hits the market, there is what's known as the "beta…

Movie magic helped by FileMaker

When most people think about database solutions, they get a picture of ones and zeros being…

Apple announced new recycling program to start on Earth Day

With today being Earth Day, it is important to take a minute to consider the health…

How Apple avoided ‘Heartbleed’

Earlier this month, the "Heartbleed" computer bug became big news and everyone who goes online was encouraged…

Is mobile Apple certification on the way?

With how quickly the business landscape is evolving, it is increasingly difficult for businesses to keep…

Does Apple finally have NFC in it’s sights?

For Apple, innovation has been the catalyst to its current state as one of the most…

How tablets are affecting customer service

The tablet's influence on the corporate landscape has evolved greatly over the last few years. While…

Apple ‘phablet’ could be pinnacle of iPhone lineup

As far as Apple rumors go, there is one product that everyone is waiting for — the…

Apple claims ‘Heartbleed’ bug does not affect its systems

One of the hottest topics in the IT sector has been the "Heartbleed" computer bug that…

Will Q3 finally see the launch of the iWatch?

The "iWatch" remains the cryptozoic beast of the Apple product line. Many people are talking about…

How FileMaker helped improve operations for Keslow Camera

For any business that needs to keep track of the equipment it lends out, having the…

Office on iPad downloaded 12 million times in first week

Last month, we covered the March 27 announcement from Microsoft and launch of the Office suite…

IT training can improve any company’s skill set

Regardless of the industry you are in, staffing can be a major concern. In the technology…

MLB testing out Apple’s iBeacon in several stadiums

At last year's Worldwide Developers Conference Apple quietly unveiled the iBeacon, limited range two-way wireless technology through…

Apple updates iWork applications following Office announcement

Last week, the biggest news in the tablet landscape was Microsoft finally introducing a version of…

Office for iPad is finally a reality

Earlier this month, we covered the rumors that Microsoft was finally going to release a version…

Apple making a bigger push into the enterprise

The use of Apple products in the enterprise has been a long battleground for IT departments.…

The add-ons needed to take iPads to the next business level

Every business IT department is well aware of the impact iPads and other tablets are having on the…

Is a slimmer, 12-inch MacBook Air on the way?

Many of the Apple rumors that have been discussed on this blog recently have revolved around the…

Shake-up in the iPad lineup

Yesterday, this blog covered some tweaks that are coming to the iPhone 5C in terms of…

Tweaks coming to the iPhone 5C pricing

When the latest versions of the iPhone (5S and 5C) were released on September 10, the…

Office for iPad finally arriving next week?

It has been rumored for years and has had several "confirmed" launch dates, however, it seems…

What will the next iPhone offer to enterprise users?

Since photos depicting a possible new iPhone surfaced online, speculation about exactly what the next model…

Are gesture controls coming to the AppleTV?

A popular pastime for techies is looking deep into all information given by Apple to try…