Tag: technology

6 reasons iMac Pro is ready for the enterprise

I’ve been inspired to make a few predictions after spending the morning looking at some of the powerful applications you can now run on a midrange iMac Pro.Enterprises need the iMac Pro Apple sees the way the industry is going. It’s decision last year to recommit to the pro Mac market followed years of criticism, but ...

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Success!

Flashback to one of Detroit's "Big Three" automakers in the 1970s, when almost half the new cars coming off its assembly lines have steering column electrical problems, says a pilot fish engineer who was there."Each steering column wiring harness was supposed to be tested manually in a sub-assembly area next to the ...

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Why we love REAL power users

Flashback to the late 1990s, when this pilot fish has landed a job supporting PCs and a Novell network for a manufacturer that has engineers onsite."Most of the workstations had switched to Windows 95, which was the company standard at the time," says fish."One day my supervisor gave me a ticket to go install a new ...

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5 missing footnotes from those Android P rumors

Well, gang, we knew it was inevitable, and now it's actually happening: Here in the land of Android, we are officially talking about the first stream of P leaks.Hey, it could be worse. Just wait until developers start getting P on their devices.In all seriousness, though, Android P is inching ever-closer to its actual ...

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How to use iCloud Keychain: The guide

Apple’s password manager for Macs, iPhones and iPads, iCloud Keychain is designed to keep passwords, credit card details, Wi-Fi logins and lots of other critical data safe while also making it much easier for you to create and recall complex passcodes.What does iCloud Keychain do? When you enter a new password in ...

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Hey, are you getting paid to talk or to work?

This IT pilot fish has worked as an IT staffer and as a consultant, and he knows there can be some real disadvantages to the better-paid but less stable contracting life.Case in point: "At one consulting firm, I knew there were communications problems when a peer pulled me aside to talk about the regional manager -- ...

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