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Don’t fight the COVID-19 vaccine mandate

When President Joe Biden issued an executive order for a vaccine mandate for all federal workers and contractors—and a requirement that all businesses with 100 or more workers either mandate vaccines or regular testing for…


Fast forward: What’s coming in future Chrome updates?

When Chrome changes, people pay attention — not only because Chrome is the world’s most popular browser, but also because its underlying technologies, and the decisions that go into making those technologies, power a host…


Apple’s App Store payments loss isn’t Epic enough

The first 185-page Apple-v-Epic judgment didn’t please anybody when it arrived on Friday. Apple will be required to permit people to pay for apps and in-app purchases using third party payment services that  developers will be…


Facebook smart glasses and some lessons for Apple

On the road to AR, Facebook snagged some attention this week with the arrival of its first smart glasses. As Apple inches toward the introduction of its own augmented spectacles, are there lessons here about what…


Better marketing with fewer cookies

You’ve probably had this experience: You go online to research a purchase—like a riding lawnmower—and click around some manufacturer and retail sites. Within an hour, ads for riding lawnmowers start turning up on every website…



A business user’s guide to Apple’s upgrade season

We’ve hit that time of year when enterprise IT prepares to support teams as they upgrade all their Apple operating systems across smartphones, tablets, and Macs. The need for a stress-free upgrade process is accompanied by…


Microsoft OneDrive cheat sheet

Microsoft’s cloud storage, OneDrive, can back up your files online. It’s built into Windows 10. With it you can sync files on your Windows 10 PC to the cloud and to your other Windows PCs,…


Apple News for Android? Why not?

With new iPhones, AirPods and iPads imminent, Apple’s recent decision to make changes to the App Store and to permit developers of reader apps to sidestep the App store payments system may not be altruism….