During a 'road trip' to China, Apple's CEO Tim Cook said that the company is planning to extend its influence in the region within the next few years.
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It's tech week on Wall Street, and there are a lot of frightful mixed bags out there at the end of October.
It wasn't all singing and dancing at AT&T on Wednesday, after the company reported less-than-expected earnings for its fiscal third-quarter.
The SMB accounting platform provider is rolling out more than 100 product enhancements at its QuickBooks Connect conference in San Jose.
Inbox isn't the new Gmail, but a separate take on managing that neverending email flow. The invite only Google Now-ish app could come in handy if it delivers on what Google is promising.
Twitter is also stepping away from the traditional password login with a new method that is actually more old school than you think.
Apple's enterprise presence was on full display at the JAMF Nation User Conference, where more than 1,000 IT administrators gathered to share stories on how they're deploying Apple devices inside their organizations.
Amazon Web Services' directory service will take on Microsoft Azure Active Directory Service in a scrum for centralized cloud identity management.
EMC will now consolidate converged infrastructure player VCE under its federation and buy out most of Cisco's stake in the joint venture. Other than that financial arrangement, Cisco and EMC say it's business as usual for VCE.
But storage giant insists that its strategy is the right best-of-breed approach as sales were up 9 percent from a year ago.