When moving towards a cloud environment, organizations – both large and
small – have a lot of choices to make. There are a lot of vendors out there
who are “capable” of hosting information, websites or other workloads
directly in the cloud. However, remember that not all cloud providers are
created equally. Cloud providers are able to offer more and more services as
they grow their own underlying infrastructure. As an organization, you have
the option of selecting the right partner with the right set of tools to
support your business and its growth.
In working with the right type of model, it’s important to understand what
your needs are and what your growth plans will be. That means analyzing your
infrastructure, determining your cloud/Internet presence, and deploying a
platform which will support it. In selecting the right type of cloud
provider, remember to look... (more)
Ultimately, the supersized iPad Pro$799.00 at Apple Store is a love letter
to the creative types who have been Apple’s most faithful customers. The
iPad Pro isn’t meant to sit on a desk with a keyboard attached; it’s made
to be held with Apple’s spectacular new stylus, the Pencil (an optional $99
accessory), in your other hand. Its niche audience will surely adore it, but
its very high price prevents us from endorsing it more heartily for
everybody else. People who really need enterprise applications, in general,
will be better served by the Microsoft Surface Pro 4, while everyda... (more)
This free app helps you figure out just how much your smartphone is worth.
In July, Swappa released a stand-alone Android app called Swappa Price. The
free appmakes the process of trying to figure out just how much a smartphone
is worth when selling or buying, using data from sales completed on
For the unfamiliar, Swappa is a marketplace where you can buy or sell used
smartphones and wearables. The historical data of a device’s value has
always been a metric I’ve found useful when trying to set a price point for
a gadget I’m thinking about selling.
You can view... (more)
The revelation of an alleged revenue-sharing deal between the rivals shows
the importance Google places on having its search bar in front of as many
eyeballs as possible.
How important is it to Google to be the first place iPhone users go to for
search results? Important enough that the Web giant reportedly pays its
biggest rival in mobile big bucks for the privilege.
The search giant paid Apple $1 billion in 2014 to keep its search bar on iOS
devices, according to a Bloomberg examination of a court transcript from
Oracle’s long-running copyright lawsuit against Google. The payou... (more)
The online file storage audit looks at an encouraging new online document
storacge organization Got Backup with Apple iCloud, effortlessly a standout
amongst the most prominent distributed computing administrations on the
Everyone thinks about iCloud, which is Apple’s premier cloud service.
iCloud is a part of Apple’s effective environment, thus you can expect a
thorough coordination with Apple’s items with iCloud. Surely, you ought to
have iCloud in case that you are a fan of Apple and have an iPhone, iPad and
iMac. In any case, it’s not of much use to you if you have a... (more)