Sales were up more than 3x from the previous quarter.
Hey look, people are actually waiting in lines for Windows 8 and Surface
It looks like Microsoft may have a hit on its hands with Windows 8 and the Surface RT tablet. This video shows about 100 people cheering when the Microsoft Store in Boston opened, and IDG reporter Martyn Williams reported the same outside the store in Palo Alto, Calif. -- right in the heart of Silicon Valley (see picture below). That said, Microsoft was giving out $100 Xbox Music vouchers to the first 100 people in each line, so that might have juiced the crowds a little bit.
Apple is playing defense with iWork for iCloud, while Microsoft is going on offense with Office Mobile. The prize? Tens of millions of iPhone users.
What do you do when you set a policy and even executives blatantly flout it to get their job done? Something has to change and you have to think through all the implications between your policies and processes.
The problem with protecting confidential information isn't the technology -- it's you. BYOD and security are going to be in conflict so you need to start thinking about what to protect. The simple hashtag could be the way to start.
In spite of all the obvious benefits, enterprise social projects fail more often than not. Here's why.