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Your Eyes Will Be the Remote Control on Your Future Apple TV

A new Apple patent published Tuesday suggests that the company is developing TVs and Mac displays that you can control with your eyes. If …

Apple MacBook Pro 2016 release date, news & update

Apple won the world in September with the launch of iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus and Apple Watch Series 2. Now, reports suggest the Apple MacBook Pro 2016 …

Why Microsoft buying Citrix is a terrible idea, why HP or Cisco will buy them instead, and where the *real* battle is

Last week I published <i>Why it’s finally time for Microsoft to buy Citrix</i>. It was long (3k words) and it did well (12k views), but no one really …

Finally, a Self-Service Public Cloud You Can Manage!

Your business wants instant access to a scalable self-service pay-as-you-go cloud, while you want a cloud that you can manage and secure just like …

Dell Launches New Appliance Solution for Desktop Virtualization

Although the benefits of desktop and app virtualization far outweigh the challenges …<p>The solution can still be somewhat complex to purchase, deploy …

GPUPerf – realtime GPU and HDX info

[wr_row][wr_column span=”span12″][wr_text]<p>At Citrix Synergy 2014 i showed a demo of Oculus Rift on HDX3Dpro, and I used a small tool to show …

AppVUG 2014 Presentation – App-V Five-O – The knack

200+ BriForum session videos are now on YouTube

Follow:<p>I've been meaning to post this for awhile but haven't gotten around to it until today. A few months ago, Justin posted about 200 BriForum …

He's back! Doug Brown releases 350-page "How to" guide for Citrix BYOD products.

Follow:<p>Many of us first heard about Doug Brown ten years ago with his "Project-in-a-Box" and "Methodology-in-a-Box" documents where he basically …

Nexus 7000 RISE and Citrix NetScaler, Live from Interop

Customizing Receiver for Web 2.5

As you may have already known from my previous blogs (Customizing Receiver for Web, Customizing Receiver for Web in StoreFront 1.2 and Customizing …

App-V 5 Scheduler, an easy way to deploy App-V 5 applications to your machines

<b></b><b></b><b>Please note : App-V Scheduler 2.0 has been released, read more about it here</b><b>Introduction</b> <br>I think it didn’t escape you but Citrix is leaving the …

VDI-in-a-Box (VIAB) Project Curacao Technology Preview: Installation and Configuration Using Hyper-V Server 2012! Part 2

If you’ve just stumbled upon this article, I recommend you start from the beginning by clicking the Part 1 link below. For easy reading, I’ve broken …

Week End Recap From Citrix Synergy 2013 in Beautiful Anaheim CA!

In case you weren’t able to join us this year in Anaheim, I’m posting a recap of the big announcements and highlight videos from Citrix Synergy 2013. …

Windows Phone app for Modern UI updated to include document browsing and syncing

Hot on the heels of an update to the Windows Phone desktop app for Win 7 and 8, the Modern UI version is now getting a solid refresh of its own. Enhancements include the benefit of browsing documents and adding them directly to the phone from the app, and the opportunity to open files stored on …

Google Disallows Facial Recognition in Glass Apps

Worried about so-called “Glassholes” automatically identifying the faces of people around them? Google says it doesn’t want that to happen, …

30 Must-Have iPhone Apps For Frequent Flyers

Your iPhone could be your most valuable travel companion. It can help you get the best seats on and off the plane, get you to the gate on time, find convenient airport lounges, avoid weather cancellations and even help you find the bathroom in a pitch dark hotel room. All these apps are available …

Why you should move your VDI to Windows 8

I believe I may have found a pretty compelling reason to migrate your VDI deployment to Windows 8. While running some experiments I collected some …

Why End User computing is more than VDI

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11Jun/18<p>If you’re a retailer reading this article, there’s a 50 percent chance that within the next 24 months you expect to gain the ability to send …

New Google Nexus phone to replace de-stocked Nexus 4?

The Android faithful are getting giddy over what Google goodies could be revealed at next week's Google I/O developers' conference, and the de-shelving of the Nexus 4 at retailers has some wondering if a new pure Android phone is about to replace it.<p>Two U.K. retailers, Carphone Warehouse and …

XiStera combines 8 iPhone tools in one device

Over the past few years, we’ve seen iPhone attachments that let you do things like prop your phone up, attach a lens, or even use it as a bottle …

.@jackmadden gets passionate about BYOD at our TechTarget Consumerization of IT event in Toronto http://t.co/d2mZOhvdF6

Windows Azure: Cloud-hosted virtual machines done right [review]

Some of Microsoft's greatest battles aren't being fought in the open, contentious field of constant public opinion and media coverage. If there's one …