Category: Technology

Throwback Thursday: What are the odds?

Internet filter is installed at this site, and in the beginning, there are complaints from users who can't get to their favorite non-business sites, says an IT pilot fish working there.But after six months and lots of explanations to users, the complaints have stopped. "Then one Saturday evening, a user called me," ...

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LG’s super-fantastic, industry-shifting idea*

I never thought I'd say this, but LG might be onto something.The company that I've long criticized for having compelling pieces but no cohesive vision has come out with a radical declaration: It's no longer gonna play by the rules and release new phones at a regular clip just because that's what everyone else is ...

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How Apple Developer Enterprise license works

Apple’s Developer Enterprise Program lets enterprises develop and distribute proprietary iOS apps across the company outside of the App Store, using a private portal or URL.What is Apple’s Developer Enterprise Program? Apple’s growing enterprise position may not have engaged hearts and minds across the entire company ...

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What goes around…

It's the 1980s, and this pilot fish is taking a Cobol class where the professor's anger about her messy divorce is spilling into her classroom."One day I was having a seriously bad day, as my mother had passed away during spring break," says fish. "When I went to her office to ask a question, she demanded to know why ...

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Embrace mobile, or it will run over you

Mobile is making itself felt in retail in obvious and not-so-obvious ways. But Visa and Kroger are dealing with mobile in very different ways, with Visa — perhaps a decade too late, but late is better than never — conceding that the authentication of mobile payments makes signing for a purchase no longer necessary. ...

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