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Ryan Faas is a technology journalist and author who has been writing about Apple, business and enterprise IT topics, and the mobile industry for over a decade. He is author and/or editor of ten technology books. He is a prolific freelance writer whose work has been featured on Computerworld, Enterprise Mobile Today, InformIT, Peachpit Press, Cult of Mac, Cult of Android, About.com, and Datamation. In 2008 he was awarded a Neal National Business Journalism award for his work featured in Computerworld's "Week of Leopard" series.

In addition to writing, Ryan has spent a large portion of the past fifteen years in the systems/network engineering and IT management fields as an IT director, systems administrator, trainer, and all round multi-platform and mobile device technology consultant. His client list ranges from human services agencies, small non-profits, and private schools to fortune 500 hundred companies and major media agencies.

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Why privacy rules for HealthKit and HomeKit are a huge advantage for Apple

Apple has added a list of rules about how developers can use HealthKit, HomeKit, and keyboard data. And those rules could help it win over consumers.

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The top iOS 8 features for business users

iOS 8 has a bunch of features that business users in particular will love. Here are the ones we're looking forward to the most.

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13 things OS X Yosemite beta testers need to know

Apple last allowed public testing of a pre-release OS 14 years ago, but now it's letting OS X 10.10 out for an early spin.

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WWDC 2014: Tim Cook's Apple comes into its own

Apple debuted lots of new stuff at its developer conference. But the biggest innovation we saw may have been in the company itself.

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What iOS 8, OS X Yosemite, and iCloud Drive will mean in the enterprise

Apple's WWDC announcements were big news for end-users and developers. But what about corporate customers? Here's what iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite will mean for them.

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Apple signals more aggressive move into the enterprise

At Monday's earnings call, Apple execs made it clear in lots of little ways that they have their eyes on the enterprise market for iOS.

What your company needs to know about Apple's updated app-licensing scheme

Apple recently made things easier for businesses by introducing a new app licensing program--dubbed managed distribution--to replace the Volume Purchasing Program of old. Here's how it works.