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Mac of the future: the connections

How will we connect peripherals to our Macs, and our Macs to the Net, two years from now? Glenn Fleishman looks at USB, FireWire, WiFi, and beyond.

Setting up iPhone tethering

The iPhone can access high-speed mobile data and voice networks. So why not use your smartphone's data connection with your laptop instead of having to buy a separate 3G modem or cellular router for the computer and pay a separate monthly service fee? In this excerpt from Take Control of iPhone and iPod Touch Networking, Glenn Fleishman walks you through the finer points of iPhone tethering.

Remains of the Day: Dance like everybody’s watching

One musical act is up to its usual shenanigans, now iPhone-enhanced; the father of "net neutrality" is scared of Apple; and an ex-Apple exec finds yet another new home.

Trellia to manage mobile access for iOS, BlackBerry, Android smartphones

Trellia will extend its policy-based mobile access management software to the top mobile platforms, starting with BlackBerry OS, and adding Android and Apple iOS operating systems.

Google adds phishing URL alerts into network tool

Google has added notification for phishing URLs to its service that lets administrators know if their network has been compromised.

VMware preps vCenter management client for Apple iPad

VMware demonstrated a vCenter application for Apple's iPad, that will let administrators manage their virtual infrastructure.

LogMeIn intros new version of Central

The changes to LogMeIn's web-based management console are led by One2Many, which allows LogMeIn Central users to automate administrative tasks.

Citrix gives a sneak peek at upcoming iPad client

Citrix Systems is preparing a new version of its Receiver client for Apple iPad's running iOS 4.2, which will come with a virtual mouse.

VMware's plan for the Apple iPad still taking shape

VMware previewed a desktop virtualization client for the Apple iPad, but isn't saying when it will be commercially available.

ShareTool 2.1 achievement unlocked: iTunes Home Sharing

This remote desktop and network tool now lets you stream your home iTunes library over the Internet.