Back in the earliest days of Macintosh when storage meant floppy diskettes, RAM disks were all the rage. Now, a clever tip works a combo of new CoreStorage commands and Sparse Disk Images to create Fusion Drive RAM disk.
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Apple technology keeps gaining respect in the executive suite, with businesses and in the data center. Jason O'Grady and David Morgenstern deliver critical news and penetrating analysis that managers need to succeed.
Jason D. O'Grady
Jason O'Grady is a journalist and author specializing in mobile technology. He has published six books on Apple and mobile gadgets and his PowerPage blog has been publishing for over 17 years.
David Morgenstern has covered the Mac market and other technology segments for 20 years.
The innovative 3D motion controller straight out of Minority Report begins shipping on May 13 (Best Buy on May 19), and could be a key technology in bringing touch to the desktop.
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A recent CIO.com case study looks at what can go wrong — and right — with a iPad pilot deployments.
Reports resurfaced last week — crazy reports — that Apple makes new engineers work on fake projects until managers "trust them." Who can believe this crazy Apple meme?
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