Galen GrumanExecutive Editor, InfoWorld

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InfoWorld executive editor Galen Gruman analyzes the latest issues in mobile technology, the changing role of IT, and the consumerization of IT phenomenon. Galen is author of "iPad at Work for Dummies," "MacBook Pro Portable Genius," and "iBooks Author for Dummies," as well as lead author of "Exploring Windows 8 For Dummies."

2012: The year Android truly challenged iOS

Android 'Jelly Bean,' Samsung's Notes, and Google's Nexuses finally delivered compelling capabilities as Apple stalled


How to Get More-Honest Search Results

In Business Mobile, the Data Shows It's an Apple World

Good Technology's enterprise stats show iPads and iPhones lead despite consumers' Android smartphone passion.

BlackBerry Bold 9900: The Swan Song of a Standard

Analysis: If you love the old-style BlackBerry, the Bold 9900 is your last chance to maintain the tradition.

Windows Phone 'Mango': Ripe or Rotten?

Microsoft's silence on its smartphone OS's business features leaves questions on whether it has bridged Windows Phone 7's many gaps.

The End of Both Desktop OS and Mobile OS is Upon Us

Apple is slowly merging Mac OS X and iOS, and Microsoft is developing Windows 8 for both desktop and mobile computing


Apple Adds Thunderbolt to MacBook Air, Mac Mini

The latest Mac revisions bring the new high-speed bus to nearly the full Mac lineup; white MacBook is discontinued

Mobile security: iOS vs. Android vs. WebOS vs. the rest

As tablets and smartphones become common business tools, InfoWorld's handy comparison helps IT know which to allow.


Apple Mac Sales Back Above 10 Percent -- After 20 Years

As PC sales decline in the United States, Apple's sales take off -- but the story is different elsewhere in the world

Don't Be Fooled: Office 365 is Basically Useless on Mobile

The essentially Windows-only cloud service has no place in a mobile world and little place on Mac OS X or Linux


Whatever You Do, Don't Buy a Chromebook

Google's cloud-only Chrome OS vision is simply not baked, and it's not likely to ever to come together

The Right Office Apps for the iPad at Work, Round 2

Users and business managers alike are loving the iPad as a potential laptop replacement, for at least part of the time.

Tablet Crash Test: iPad 2 vs. BlackBerry PlayBook

Analysis: It's the moment every tablet owner dreads: dropping the device. See whether the iPad 2 and PlayBook survive drop tests in these videos

Can the iPad and iPhone Rescue the Cloud?

Analysis: The truth is that Apple pulls in four times as much from the App Store as does from AWS.