iPad - Infoworld http://podcasts.infoworld.com/t/21630 en Microsoft kicks off sales of lower-priced Office subscription in bid for iPad dollars http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/cloud-computing/microsoft-kicks-sales-of-lower-priced-office-subscription-in-bid-ipad-dollars-240508?source=rss_ipad <p>Five weeks after announcing a lower-cost subscription to Office, Microsoft today started selling Office 365 Personal to consumers.</p> <p>The new subscription plan costs $69.99 annually, or $6.99 monthly, a 30 percent discount from the Office 365 Home deal, which runs $99.99 a year or $9.99 each month.</p> Cloud Computing Mobile Technology Microsoft Microsoft Office 365 iPad Mobile Apps SaaS Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:18:01 +0000 admin 240508 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com How my iPad crippled my MacBook Pro http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/how-my-ipad-crippled-my-macbook-pro-239529?source=rss_ipad <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/ipad_desk.jpg" alt="TITLE" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Mobile Technology iPad MacBooks Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Galen M. Gruman 239529 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Office for iPad apps top 12 million downloads in one week http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/office-ipad-apps-top-12-million-downloads-in-one-week-239900?source=rss_ipad <p>It looks like Apple's free <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/2137229/office-for-ipad-vs-iwork-the-battle-for-tablet-productivity.html" target="_blank">iWork suite for iOS</a> just wasn't enough for many iPad users.</p> Mobile Technology Microsoft Microsoft Office iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:55:28 +0000 admin 239900 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Microsoft finally turns out a real touch app -- is Windows next? http://podcasts.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-windows/microsoft-finally-turns-out-real-touch-app-windows-next-239294?source=rss_ipad <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/apple_office.jpg" alt="Microsoft finally turns out a real touch app -- is Windows next?" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>If you haven't yet downloaded <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/first-look-office-ipad-mixed-bag-good-first-step-239277" target="_blank">Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for the iPad</a>, take a few minutes right now Microsoft Windows Mobile Technology Microsoft Microsoft Office Microsoft Windows iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Fri, 28 Mar 2014 11:05:27 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239294 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com First look: Office for iPad is a mixed bag, but a good first step http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/first-look-office-ipad-mixed-bag-good-first-step-239277?source=rss_ipad <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Word-iPad.PNG" alt="First look: Office for iPad is a mixed bag, but a good first step" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Microsoft's release of Office for the iPad is both a shock to the system and a long time coming.</p> Applications Consumerization of IT Mobile Technology Microsoft Office 365 iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Fri, 28 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Galen M. Gruman 239277 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Microsoft's Satya Nadella puts the cloud front and center http://podcasts.infoworld.com/t/cloud-computing/microsofts-satya-nadella-puts-the-cloud-front-and-center-239253?source=rss_ipad <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/microsoft_cloud_blue_2.jpg" alt="Microsoft's Satya Nadella puts the cloud front and center" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p> Applications Cloud Computing Mobile Technology Microsoft Microsoft Office iPad SaaS Office Software Cloud Computing Thu, 27 Mar 2014 20:21:20 +0000 Eric Knorr 239253 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Microsoft unveils Office for iPad http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/applications/microsoft-unveils-office-ipad-239243?source=rss_ipad <p>Microsoft has finally developed a version of Office for the iPad, a move many feel comes too late.</p> <p>The company made the announcement at a press conference in San Francisco that was webcast Thursday and hosted by Satya Nadella, Microsoft's newly appointed CEO.</p> Applications Mobile Technology iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:19:11 +0000 admin 239243 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Microsoft to webcast event where Office for iPad may be announced http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/microsoft-webcast-event-where-office-ipad-may-be-announced-239211?source=rss_ipad <p>Microsoft on Thursday will publicly webcast a press event from San Francisco during which many expect CEO Satya Nadella to not only make his first appearance but also announce an upcoming Office for Apple's iPad.</p><p>The event, slated to begin at 10 a.m. PT (1 p.m. ET) and run approximately an hour, will be "focused on the intersection of cloud and mobile computing," according to invitations that went out last week to reporters and industry analysts.</p> Mobile Technology Microsoft Microsoft Office iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:03:30 +0000 ccraig 239211 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Is Microsoft set to launch 'pathetically bad' Office for iPad? http://podcasts.infoworld.com/t/mobile-apps/microsoft-set-launch-pathetically-bad-office-ipad-238575?source=rss_ipad <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/apple_office.jpg" alt="Is Microsoft set to launch 'pathetically bad' Office for iPad?" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Both <a href="http://www.theverge.com/2014/3/17/5519614/office-for-ipad-satya-nadella-march-27th-event" target="_blank">Tom Warren at the Verge</a> and <a href="http://www.zdnet.com/microsoft-ceo-nadella-may-unveil-office-on-ipad-on- Mobile Technology Microsoft Microsoft Office iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:24:37 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238575 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com 'Dad, we want toys, let's go to the Apple Store' http://podcasts.infoworld.com/t/consumer-electronics/dad-we-want-toys-lets-go-the-apple-store-238098?source=rss_ipad <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/apple_store.jpg" alt="'Dad, we want toys, let's go to the Apple Store'" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Philipp Klinger</p></em></div> Consumerization of IT Mobile Technology The Industry Standard Apple Consumer Electronics iPad iPhone MacBooks Consumerization of IT Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238098 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Microsoft hints at iPad version of Office 365 with new Personal edition http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/applications/microsoft-hints-ipad-version-of-office-365-new-personal-edition-238354?source=rss_ipad <p>Microsoft will ship a new edition of Office 365 in the spring called Personal, with the announcement phrased in a way that seems to tease the arrival of native editions of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for iPads and Android tablets.</p> Applications Mobile Technology iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Thu, 13 Mar 2014 18:33:12 +0000 admin 238354 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Apple dominates 64-bit mobile chips as Android rivals lag http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/apple-dominates-64-bit-mobile-chips-android-rivals-lag-238186?source=rss_ipad <p>Apple dominates 64-bit mobile chip devices as rival smartphone makers wait for a 64-bit version of the Android OS, but that early lead could dissipate in the next four years, ABI Research said on Tuesday.</p> <p>The first 64-bit version of the Android OS is expected in the second half of the year. This will boost the adoption of 64-bit-compliant handsets and tablets, ABI said.</p> Computer Hardware Mobile Technology Android iPad iPhone Processors Mobile Technology Wed, 12 Mar 2014 15:07:56 +0000 admin 238186 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com iPhone, Galaxy, iPad, Nexus: Here's how they really rate http://podcasts.infoworld.com/tablet-calculator?source=rss_ipad <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Tablets440x330.jpg" alt="iPhone, Galaxy, iPad, Nexus: Here's how they really rate" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Your smartphone or tablet is overrated. At least, that's the conclusion InfoWorld came to in assessing our scoring system for mobile devices. Much as changed since we developed our criteria and weightings four years ago.</p> Mobile Technology Android iPad iPhone Smartphones Tablets Tue, 11 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Galen Gruman 237766 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Perspective: Microsoft hedges on Office for iPad http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/perspective-microsoft-hedges-office-ipad-236469?source=rss_ipad <p><strong>thoughtful:</strong> adjective, characterized by or manifesting careful thought</p> <p>Thoughtful. T-h-o-u-g-h-t-f-u-l. Thoughtful.</p> Mobile Technology Microsoft Microsoft Office Microsoft Windows iPad Mobile Apps Office Software Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:45:06 +0000 admin 236469 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Is Microsoft rethinking its decision to build Office for iPad? http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/microsoft-rethinking-its-decision-build-office-ipad-236373?source=rss_ipad <p>In appearances in September and October, Steve Ballmer said Microsoft would build native Office editions for iPads and Android tablets, but the company's marketing chief spoke with much less certainty when asked about this on Thursday.</p> <p>At the Goldman Sachs Technology &amp; Internet Conference, Marketing Executive Vice President Tami Reller was asked about Microsoft's willingness to "repurpose" Office for other platforms, even if this means hurting Windows' appeal.</p> Applications Mobile Technology Apple Microsoft Collaboration Software iPad Email Software Mobile Apps Office Software Thu, 13 Feb 2014 23:40:35 +0000 admin 236373 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Enterprise mobile report details iOS dominance, most popular business apps http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/enterprise-mobile-report-details-ios-dominance-most-popular-business-apps-236263?source=rss_ipad <p>The latest version of Good Technology's quarterly Good Mobility Index <a href="http://media.www1.good.com/documents/rpt-mobility-index-q413.pdf" target="_blank">report</a> suggests that Apple devices remain popular in the enterprise, while companies are developing more mobile apps than ever before.</p> Mobile Technology Android BlackBerry iOS iPad iPhone Mobile Apps Smartphones Tablets Thu, 13 Feb 2014 12:43:12 +0000 admin 236263 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Rebounding Mac, strong iPad and iPhone highlight winning Apple quarter http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/the-industry-standard/rebounding-mac-strong-ipad-and-iphone-highlight-winning-apple-quarter-235122?source=rss_ipad <p>Continued strong iPhone and iPad sales, surprisingly good Mac sales, and a rising Chinese market gave Apple a very healthy start to its 2014 fiscal year.</p> The Industry Standard Apple Desktop Macs iPad iPhone Technology Business Tue, 28 Jan 2014 12:08:16 +0000 admin 235122 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in court dispute http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/apple-samsung-ceos-agree-mediation-in-court-dispute-233842?source=rss_ipad <p>The CEOs of Apple and Samsung Electronics will participate in mediation ahead of a March trial in a patent dispute in a federal court in California.</p> <p>Samsung's Oh-Hyun Kwon and Apple's Tim Cook will attend the mediation with three to four in-house counsel by or before Feb. 19. No outside counsel will attend, according to a joint court filing by the companies' attorneys.</p> Mobile Technology The Industry Standard Apple Samsung Android Intellectual Property iPad iPhone Smartphones Tablets Thu, 09 Jan 2014 11:57:24 +0000 admin 233842 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com The 5 mobile technologies to watch in 2014 http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/the-5-mobile-technologies-watch-in-2014-233049?source=rss_ipad <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/mobile_app_dev.jpg" alt="TITLE" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Consumerization of IT Mobile Technology Wi-Fi Android iOS iPad iPhone Processors Smartphones Tablets Wireless LAN Tue, 31 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Galen M. Gruman 233049 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com Even on cruise control, mobile still blew past the PC http://podcasts.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/even-cruise-control-mobile-still-blew-past-the-pc-232663?source=rss_ipad <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/iphone5s_want.jpg" alt="Even on cruise control, mobile still blew past the PC" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Maybe it's the middle-aged blues: Mobile tech is now firmly entrenched, but not very exciting.</p> Computer Hardware Consumerization of IT Mobile Technology The Industry Standard Apple Google Microsoft Motorola Mobility Windows 8 Android BlackBerry iOS iPad iPhone Smartphones Tablets Windows Phone Tue, 24 Dec 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Galen M. Gruman 232663 at http://podcasts.infoworld.com