TabTimes http://tabtimes.com/rss.xml Tablet news and trends Tabtimeshttp://tabtimes.com/sites/default/files/TT_Logo_Vertical_144x144.pnghttp://tabtimes.com en 5 great things you can do with your iPad to make you more productive http://tabtimes.com/how/ittech-os-ipad-ios/2014/11/14/5-great-things-you-can-do-your-ipad-make-you-more-productive Fri, 14 Nov 2014 05:00:01 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15499 JT Ripton

You knew when you bought your iPad that it would be a great consumption device as well as a productivity tool among other functions. But can your iPad do more than you think? In a word, yes. 

While to-do lists and collaboration apps certainly come with their benefits, there's so much you're missing out on if you think that's all the productivity features you'll find in an iPad. Tap into your iPad's full potential with the following tips to make you more productive than ever.

1. Use your iPad as a second screen

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iPad point-of-sale platform Revel Systems rings up $100 million in funding http://tabtimes.com/news/retail/2014/11/11/ipad-point-sale-platform-revel-systems-rings-100-million-funding Tue, 11 Nov 2014 07:30:01 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15495 David Needle

In a huge endorsement of its product and growth strategy, investors have committed a $100 million in Series C funding to Revel Systems. 

Founded in 2010, fast-growing Revel offers businesses an iPad-based point-of-sale system.

The funding is led by New York City-based private equity firm Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS) and other strategic investors. As part of the deal, Sanjay Swani, a general partner at WCAS and Co-Head of the WCAS Information/Business Services industry practice, will join Revel’s Board of Directors.

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iPhone 6 helps iOS grab enterprise share back from Android http://tabtimes.com/feature/enterprise/2014/11/10/iphone-6-helps-ios-grab-enterprise-share-back-android Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:25:07 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15493 David Needle

Apple’s newest iPhones, specifically the iPhone 6 versus the larger iPhone 6 Plus model, helped iOS reassert its dominance in enterprise mobile activations. 

Not that Apple ever was seriously threatened, but the second quarter saw Android take two percentage points from iOS for a 32% share of enterprise activations as ranked by Good Technology’s Good Mobility Index. In its newest report released today, Android’s share stands at 29% for the third quarter, while iOS stands at 69%, up from 67% in Q2.

For the sixth consecutive quarter, Windows Phone held a 1% share of mobile activations. 

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Apple details AppleCare for Enterprise including broad support for iPad, iPhone and iOS apps http://tabtimes.com/news/enterprise/2014/11/07/apple-details-applecare-enterprise-including-broad-support-ipad-iphone Fri, 07 Nov 2014 15:32:24 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15477 David Needle

Apple has started to fill in the details about how its unprecedented alliance with IBM for business customers will work. 

With its primary focus on consumers, Apple has struggled to address the extensive support needs its fast-growing base of enterprise customers has; a group that typically requires comprehensive support.

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Microsoft unwraps preview release of Office for Android; brings editing features to free Office for iPad apps http://tabtimes.com/feature/ittech-os-android/2014/11/06/microsoft-unwraps-preview-release-office-android-brings-editing Thu, 06 Nov 2014 14:28:48 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15475 David Needle

Taking what the company says is “the next major step to bring Office to everyone on every device” Microsoft has announced an Android for Office preview program. 

After many months of speculation, the software giant released Office for iPad apps back in March and says they’ve been a runaway hit in terms of downloads – over 40 million. It hopes to strike similar gold with Android.

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Acer's new Aspire Switch 12 - a ‘do anything’ notebook / tablet Windows hybrid with 5 modes http://tabtimes.com/news/ittech-os-windows/2014/11/04/acer-unwraps-aspire-switch-12-do-anything-notebook-tablet-windows Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:00:26 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15473 David Needle

Can a tablet replace your notebook? Acer is one of several hybrid notebook makers that say you shouldn’t have to choose. 

The tech giant has added to its Aspire Switch line with the Aspire Switch 12, an Intel-powered, 12.5-inch display Windows 8.1 device that features five modes. Aspire already offers an Aspire Switch 10 model.

Acer describes the five modes as: notebook, pad, display, tent and desktop. The jack-of-all-trades flexibility is enabled by the detachable, 1920 x 1080 HD display.

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Tabby Awards /Business 2014 winners: Best iPad apps http://tabtimes.com/slideshow/ittech-os-ipad-ios/2014/11/03/tabby-awards-business-2014-winners-best-ipad-apps Mon, 03 Nov 2014 06:05:01 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15435 PatrickPierra

Here are the 13 apps which have been selected as Winners in iPad categories in the Tabby Awards /Business 2014 competition:

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Tabby Awards /Business 2014 winners: Best Android tablet apps http://tabtimes.com/slideshow/ittech-os-android/2014/11/03/tabby-awards-business-2014-winners-best-android-tablet-apps Mon, 03 Nov 2014 05:35:01 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15469 PatrickPierra

Here are the 12 apps which have been selected as Winners and Finalists in Android categories in the Tabby Awards /Business 2014 competition:

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Tabby Awards /Business 2014 winners: Best Windows tablet apps http://tabtimes.com/slideshow/ittech-os-windows/2014/11/03/tabby-awards-business-2014-winners-best-windows-tablet-apps Mon, 03 Nov 2014 05:00:01 -0500 http://tabtimes.com/node/15471 PatrickPierra

Here are the 8 apps which have been selected as Winners and Finalists in Windows categories in the Tabby Awards /Business 2014 competition:

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True sharing of files and screens between iPads and Android tablets with MobileSputnik http://tabtimes.com/sponsored/enterprise/2014/03/28/true-sharing-files-and-screens-between-ipads-and-android-tablets Fri, 28 Mar 2014 13:05:42 -0400 http://tabtimes.com/node/14395 PatrickPierra

The enterprise mobility platform MobileSputnik now allows direct file sharing between tablets, in addition to server and PC access as well as the ability to edit Office documents.

Easy and secure access to documents on the go is a must for any enterprise looking to improve its employees' tablet productivity and MobileSputnik has been delivering this capability. Through iPad and Android apps and web clients for smartphones, Mac and PCs, MobileSputnik offers a comprehensive suite of functions including:

• Login with users’ corporate identity by Active Directory integration
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