Spammers discover iMessage

One of the business users' favorite smart phones is becoming jammed with messaging spam. According to an article on Wired.com, the iPhone's iMessage platform has been discovered by people you don't know, and don't

Published on: August 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Apple, SAP asked by Russia for their source code

There's no harm in asking, goes an old saying. That's what I thought when reading that Russia has asked Apple and SAP to let it peruse their source code to make sure their

Published on: July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

The Apple-IBM deal: What it means to enterprises

When two IT giants for a partnership one thing is certain: Industry observers will go overboard trying to make it into an earth-shaking event. Here, for example, is ComputerWorld U.S. columnist Ryan Faas

Published on: July 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Apple, IBM partner in hopes of making mobile enterprise powerhouse

Two of IT's biggest companies had a problem: Apple wanted to get deeper into the enterprise, where iPhones have been elbowing BlackBerry's out of the way since they hit the market. Meanwhile IBM

Published on: July 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Another attack on iPhone security

CSOs who allow staff to use iPhones on their networks -- and that includes a lot of Canadian organizations -- may be wondering what to do about the latest accusation about potential holes

Published on: July 14th, 2014 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry phones outsell iPhones…in Toronto

Torontonians love their BlackBerry phones. In a report that tracked the number of mobile phones sold in the United States and Canada during the last six months iQmetrix, provider of retail management software

Published on: June 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Inside Apple’s iOS 8

The upcoming version of Apple’s iOS mobile operating system has loads of consumer-type features. But a number are also aimed at IT managers and business users. At its annual developers conference this week,

Published on: June 3rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

Apple to open iOS a little

In the fight over whether operating systems should be open or proprietary, Apple has always been in the proprietary corner, with its control over its operating systems. But facing fierce competition from Android

Published on: June 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Announcement roundup from Citrix Synergy

ANAHEIM, CALIF. – Citrix Systems Inc. made a number of announcements this week during its Synergy conference here. Aiming its products and services at businesses looking to access their data across desktops and

Published on: May 8th, 2014 Candice So