Monday, October 20, 2014

Why Apple's new iPads are irrelevant

Best Tech-o-Lanterns 2014 | First Look: The magnificent new Nexus 6 and Nexus 9

Network World Mobile & Wireless

Why Apple's new iPads are irrelevant
Now that Apple offers the iPhone 6 Plus, a smartphone/tablet hybrid itself, what reason do people have to buy the new iPad models? Read More

WHITE PAPER: Riverbed | Orange

Application Performance Management for Dummies
Application performance management helps deliver the application performance users and the business demand. Effectively monitoring and troubleshooting application performance issues requires a comprehensive solution. View now>>

RESOURCE COMPLIMENTS OF: The Digital Edge 25 Awards

The Digital Edge 25 Awards: Application Deadline Nov. 3
The Digital Edge 25 Awards focus on the cross-functional business leadership that drives success. The Digital Edge 25 Awards attest to the power of digital leadership vision. The Digital Edge 25 Awards recognize a select group of digital achievers who have made great strides towards being a digital-centric business. Here's your opportunity for recognition. Submit now.

Best Tech-o-Lanterns 2014
We've updated our collection of cool, scary and fun pumpkin carvings from around the web, with social media and other topics trending hot. Read More

First Look: The magnificent new Nexus 6 and Nexus 9
Google introduced a wow-provoking new stable of Nexus devices Wednesday. Read More

McDonald's CIO on Why It's Supporting Apple Pay on Launch Day
In an exclusive interview with, McDonald's U.S. CIO talks about why the fast-food giant chose to support Apple's new contactless payment technology out of the gate and how it built on its experience with Google Wallet to help make Apple Pay a customer magnet. Read More

IDG Contributor Network: Samsung lurking in Millimeter spectrum
Samsung has its eye on the transfer of movies from mobile-device-to-home-TV and is looking for speed gains. Plus, it wants to speed up mobile networks. Read More

WHITE PAPER: Dell | Symantec

2014 Enterprise Mobility Management Challenge
This guide addresses how IT can gain control and secure mobility without alienating users. Discover the 5 "must-have" features of mobility management, protecting data at the app level rather than the device level, the differences between MDM, MCM and MAM, and key considerations when selecting an enterprise mobility management solution. Learn More

Google's ambitious broadband plans include testing wireless technology, filing shows
Reuters reports that wireless millimeter-wave technology could be part of Google's broadband future. Don't think of it as high-speed, ubiquitous wireless broadband, but rather a cost-saving measure for its Google Fiber infrastructure. Read More

Apple's most important iPad, iMac, OS X Yosemite, and other announcements this week
From the iPad Air 2 to a new iMac to OS X Yosemite, here is a rundown of the most important Apple news of the week. Read More

FBI director calls for greater police access to communications
Apple and Google should also rethink their plans to enable smartphone encryption by default, he says Read More

Spec showdown: Google Nexus 6 vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Google and Samsung offer two big phones for people who want high-resolution screens Read More


The Intersection of User Experience and Business Technology
In this Gartner video, you'll learn why the success of IT lies in service brokerages, what this means in your organization, how to get started, and they key capabilities a service broker must have. Learn More

CTIA: Mobile carriers still need lighter net neutrality rules
The FCC shouldn't hold mobile broadband providers to the same regulations as wired providers, the CTIA chief says Read More

Moto X 2nd Gen review: Same same but different
How Motorola carried over what it did right with the first-generation Moto X while still improving on it. Read More

Apple's iPad 2 vs. Google's Nexus 9: Comparing the two new tablets
Two great tablets announced in the same week, the iPad Air 2 and Nexus 9 are strikingly similar. Read More

First Look: The iPad Mini 3, iPad Air 2 and more
Apple's glossy new tablets were accompanied by new iMacs and OS X Yosemite. Read More


The Onion's 9 best bits about Microsoft

Poking fun at the software giant and founder Bill Gates since 1996.


As network pros you understand that the value of connections increase as the number of connections increase, the so called network effect, and no where is this more evident than in professional relationships. Join Network World's LinkedIn and Facebook communities to share ideas, post questions, see what your peers are working on and scout out job applicants (or maybe find your next opportunity).

Network World on Facebook

Network World on LinkedIn


1. Moto X 2nd Gen review: Same same but different

2. Apple's iPad 2 vs. Google's Nexus 9: Comparing the two new tablets

3. Conspiracy Theory With Teeth: Government Allegedly Forced TruTV To Yank FEMA Camps Episode

4. First Look: The iPad Mini 3, iPad Air 2 and more

5. 12 things I hate about Hadoop

6. The Snappening: Snapsaved admits to hack that leaked SnapChat photos

7. A tale of Ransomware that will make your blood run cold ...

8. Apple's most important iPad, iMac, OS X Yosemite, and other announcements this week

9. Hordes of cable modems, Web cams, printers can become DDoS launch platforms

10. First Look: The magnificent new Nexus 6 and Nexus 9

Do You Tweet?
Follow everything from on Twitter @NetworkWorld.

You are currently subscribed to networkworld_wireless_alert as

Unsubscribe from this newsletter | Manage your subscriptions | Subscribe | Privacy Policy

When accessing content promoted in this email, you are providing consent for your information to be shared with the sponsors of the content. Please see our Privacy Policy for more information.

If you are interested in advertising in this newsletter, please contact:

To contact Network World, please send an e-mail to

Copyright (C) 2014 Network World, 492 Old Connecticut Path, Framingham MA 01701

** Please do not reply to this message. If you want to contact someone directly, send an e-mail to **

No comments: