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Ryan Faas is a technology journalist and author who has been writing about Apple, business and enterprise IT topics, and the mobile industry for over a decade. He is author and/or editor of ten technology books. He is a prolific freelance writer whose work has been featured on Computerworld, Enterprise Mobile Today, InformIT, Peachpit Press, Cult of Mac, Cult of Android, About.com, and Datamation. In 2008 he was awarded a Neal National Business Journalism award for his work featured in Computerworld's "Week of Leopard" series.

In addition to writing, Ryan has spent a large portion of the past fifteen years in the systems/network engineering and IT management fields as an IT director, systems administrator, trainer, and all round multi-platform and mobile device technology consultant. His client list ranges from human services agencies, small non-profits, and private schools to fortune 500 hundred companies and major media agencies.

New MacBook Pro SD Slot Offers Possibilities

Analysis: Apple's new MacBook Pro models have an SD card slot, but the feature means more than just an easy way to transfer digital photos.

Hidden Features in Apple's Updated IPhoto

With little fanfare from Apple, iPhoto's Faces and Places get some needed improvements

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Apple's IWork '09 Fine-Tunes Feature Set

Unveiled at last month's Macworld Expo, latest edition of the productivity suite feels much more evolutionary than revolutionary.

For Apple, 2008 Was a Very Good Year

From the iPhone 3G to 'unibody' MacBooks, 2008 was a standout year for Apple.

A Fan's Notes: Macworld Without Apple

Like most Mac fans, the news that Apple is pulling out of the big Macworld Conference and Expo in San Francisco struck me like a surprise sucker punch.

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Push IPhone Mail Without Exchange

There are several options, if you know where to look.

Which Smartphone OS Works Best?

Considering a smart phone? Will it do what you want it to? We tested four major platforms to see which is best for specific tasks.

10 Essential Tasks to Keep Leopard Purring

Keep Mac OS X Leopard in tip-top condition with these maintenance steps.

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Deploying the IPhone 3G for Business, Part 2

Getting iPhones to connect and sync with Exchange servers can be tricky. Here's how to make it all work smoothly.

Get Leopard and Windows to Play Nice

Mac OS X and Windows machines don't get along, right? Wrong. Try our tips for cross-platform happiness on your network.

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Configure and Deploy IPhone 3G for Business (Part 1)

In this three-part series, we look at three areas that make up the IT side of enterprise iPhone deployment.

Deploying the IPhone 3G for Business, Part 1

If it's going to be used at work, IT needs to know what to do.

Review: The iPhone 3G Was Worth the Wait

'It is a generational leap forward that raises the bar,' says Ryan Faas.