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Expo Notes: The business of making apps for your business

iOS developer Kyle Richter gave a talk at Macworld | iWorld on how entrepreneurs can expand their business with a mobile app. Here are some highlights from that talk.

Expo Notes: LightSpeed's Show & Tell feature has retail appeal

One of the more noteworthy features in LightSpeed for iPad is a Show & Tell capability that lets retailers use the mobile point-of-sale app to display their inventory. Philip Michaels took a look at the recently released iPad app at Macworld | iWorld and came away impressed.

Expo Notes: More work tools for the iPad

Two companies at Macworld | iWorld are touting products that make the iPad a more powerful tools for business.

Macworld | iWorld 2012 Best of Show winners

Hundreds of products are on display, but a few stand out from the rest.

Expo Notes: Omni Group shows off iPad version of OmniPlan

Project managers rejoice! The Omni Group has announced a full-featured iPad version of its project management software.

Macworld | iWorld 2012 Best of Show winners

The annual expo for Mac and iOS users has evolved to focus on the user community, but the exhibit hall where companies show off their wares is still a huge part of the show—you might even say it’s the most important part. Hundreds of products are on display, but a few stand out from the rest. We call these products the Best of Show.

Expo Notes: Office 2 HD for iPad takes aim at Pages

Office 2 HD's developers say that the app offers the best document editing on the iPad, second only to Pages. But the company still thinks its own app is the better choice.

Apple program lets businesses buy apps in bulk

Apple's Volume Purchase for Business program--also known as VPP--gives companies a way to buy iOS apps for employees outside the regular App Store.

WatchDox adds annotation to its secure document reading app

WatchDox’s secure document reading and sharing iOS offering now includes new collaboration features for enterprise users.

Analysis: Apple's e-textbook push earns mixed grades

Ask publishers, analysts, and rivals about Apple's digital textbook initiative and they'll say it's good for everyone -- but they're skeptical about it, too.

Apple releases iBooks 2 with support for interactive textbooks

At Thursday's education-themed Apple event at the Guggenheim museum, Apple executives Phil Schiller and Roger Rosen introduced iBooks 2. The updated iOS app heads the first of two education initiatives unveiled by Apple Thursday.

QuarkXPress 9.2 enhances ePub and iPad publishing

Update includes ePub3 audio and video support and more options for App Studio.

2011 in review: Apple's financial performance

It was a year of highs and more highs for Apple's finances. To wrap up 2011, we take a look at the highlights of Apple's financial performance, from record Mac sales to retail efforts overseas.