The small, cylindrical footprint of the new Mac Pro would appear to make it questionable as a server system. However, a Mac hosting company and Apple say otherwise.
The Apple Core
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 18 years.
David Morgenstern has covered the Mac market and other technology segments for 20 years.
Cupertino is resting on its iLaurels while fierce competition from the valley is eating its lunch. 2014 will be a seminal year for Apple and all eyes are on what Tim cooks up at WWDC this June.
Apple reluctantly settled with the U.S. Federal Trade Commission over the practice of developers targeting kids with In-App Purchases but it's not enough. There's a couple of simple things Apple could do to protect families from predatory developers.
A research firm reports that the iPhone 6 could ship with a 5.5-inch display with 1920 x 1080 resolution, yielding a density of 401 pixels per inch (ppi). It's about time.
In addition to a company shipping 50,000 connected thermostats per month, Google got much more: 100 former Apple employees that followed Tony Fadell to Nest Labs.
A new iOS app adds functionality to the wildly successful but less-than-useful Pebble.
At the top of the About This Mac window there is a growing set of tabs, including one for storage devices. However, Mac managers should be careful when analyzing the presented storage info from this tab or Get Info, since what you see may not necessarily reflect what you got.
Apple's advertising agency is using a passage from a popular 1989 movie to promote the iPad Air in a new commercial. But does it work?
With a long resume of web accomplishments — think co-editing the XML specification back in the days — Tim Bray now works as Developer Advocate at Google. In a recent blog post, he looks at the current state of web development, along with a long list of complaints.
Developer builds of iOS 7.1 show that Apple has made some significant changes to its mobile OS, specifically to tone down the brightness and parallax effect.