Although not big on size or raw computing power, the Mac Mini has always had at least enough power to meet the needs of less-than-demanding environments. That's why Computerworld's Ryan Faas was immediately taken with Apple’s decision last fall to launch the Mac Mini server configuration
A lot has changed since IT managers and system administrators panned the original iPhone. Computerworld's Ryan Faas looks at whether the iPhone is ready for business adoption. The answer varies from business to business.
Computerworld's Ryan Faas shares his impressions of the OS X 10.6 version of Apple's server software.
Mac productivity software doesn't have to cost a lot -- or, indeed, anything at all. Here are 10 great apps that will help you get stuff done on your Mac for peanuts.
After a Worldwide Developers Conference keynote that saw a Snow Leopard preview and more developments on the iPhone front, Computerworld's Ryan Faas looks at the week's news from an enterprise perspective.
The Mac OS is a pretty safe platform, but no system is perfect. There are a number of security holes that are common on Mac OS X systems. Computerworld's Ryan Faas shows you how to close them.
The recent iPhoto 8.0.2 update includes several unheralded enhancements -- some of them quite useful. Computerworld's Ryan Faas explores the changes.
The prospect of introducing Macs into a Windows environment brings with it many questions and challenges. Will Macs be able to access network resources? Can they be joined to an Active Directory domain? What sort of deployment and management options are there for Macs? Computerworld’s Ryan Faas tackles these questions.
Apple's iPhone has changed the landscape of the smart phone industry, but what about desktop software?
To celebrate the silver anniversary of the Mac’s debut, Computerworld’s Ryan Faas looks back at how the original Mac came to be.
Computerworld’s Ryan Faas has a list of 10 things Apple could—and should—offer to make the iPhone a killer business device.
10 steps you can take to make your Leopard Mac run faster right now.
Exchange may be the most common e-mail and collaborative tools package on the market, but it isn't always the best choice for every company, including those using iPhones.
In this second part of his three-part series, Ryan Faas provides tips for integrating and managing iPhones in an Exchange environment.
Although Leopard and Windows typically play well together, understanding some of the nuances for getting a Mac to talk with a PC can sometimes be a little challenging. Computerworld’s Ryan Faas looks at some of the details you should understand to get the best of both worlds.