Microsoft Office v. X Service Release 1 taps capabilities of a hitherto-unannounced update to Mac OS X. On other Mac fronts, Microsoft rolled out Version 3.0 of its Messenger IM application and announced new Palm synchronization for its Entourage PIM.
Bluetooth counts among its backers nearly every significant force in the fields of networking, hardware and operating systems. However, at every Bluetooth congregation I've attended, one vendor has been conspicuous by its absence: Apple.
The prospect that the next major rev of Mac OS X and a rack-mounted Mac server hardware will finally push Apple's Unix-based New Wave OS into the enterprise catches the attention of an unprecedented number of professional users more interested in perform
Wouldn't it be ironic if the processor became a peripheral to the storage device, instead of the other way around? I asked that question at the end of this column eight months ago, and users of Apple's iPod are busily turning that conjecture into fact.