Government sources said ten Apple products including all iPad and MacBook products were excluded from a final government procurement list distributed last month.
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Reports that the UK government was spending a five-figure sum on developing a special iPad app for the prime minister are, unsurprisingly, nonsense. But the dashboard that sparked the rumours is now up and running.
Apple is reportedly pushing for a settlement in the "IPAD" trademark dispute with China-based Proview, according to a China government newswire.
Official from national copyright agency states government regards company as rightful owner of iPad trademark, report says, following a day after Proview announces out-of-court settlement being arranged.
Even if the Federal Government had already freed up spectrum in the 700MHz band for long-term evolution (LTE) networks, it is unlikely that the new iPad and other international LTE devices with a similar configuration would work locally, according to network vendor Ericsson.
The UK's prime minister David Cameron is set to receive a 'personalized' government iPad application. Nuclear codes not included, though.
The company behind the Queensland Cabinet iPad document reader has reported strong demand for the app from government departments across Australia, and has revealed plans to make the app available to other departments in the near future.
The iPad and other tablets have been primarily focused on the email and media experience, but the federal government is more interested in security and utility. The PlayBook just earned certification that could see PlayBooks appearing in the hands of federal employees.
The Defence Signals Directorate (DSD) has released a guide for government iOS users and administrators that sets down a raft of measures to shore up the security of the Apple platform, while saying that iDevices like iPhone and iPad still aren't suitable for handling information classified above "In-Confidence".
The Chinese government has released its first official iPad app, which includes video clips of press conferences and digital copies of whitepapers on national issues.
The country's Defence Signals Directorate is certifying Apple iPhones and iPad devices to connect to secure Wi-Fi networks operated by the government
Apple iPhone and iPad devices running the iOS operating system may soon become officially certified by the Defence Signals Directorate (DSD) to connect to the secure Wi-Fi networks operated by the Federal Government, ZDNet Australia has learned.
A proposed Victorian Labor plan to issue hospital doctors with an iPad each is set to be scrapped after the recent state elections saw a change in government.
Victorian Premier John Brumby yesterday promised every doctor in the state's public hospital system would be issued with an Apple iPad if his incumbent Labor Government was returned to power in the state's upcoming election.
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There are distinct segments of the corporate and government world that aren't comfortable with tablets like the iPad. But other companies say they are opening their minds and wallets.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation has launched an investigation related to an iPad security breach that allowed hackers to use an AT&T security hole to obtain the e-mail addresses of 114,000 iPad owners, including many government officials.News reports are starting to surface about the investigation and early details make it unclear what, exactly, the FBI is investigating.
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While Israel not be jumping on the iPad bandwagon just yet, other countries are quite pleased with Apple's tablet computer. And apparently, entire countries can be run from a 9-inch touchscreen.
The hottest consumer electronics company is Apple. Is it safe from government litigation? Maybe Google should license iPAD killing future litigation.
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