Shane O'NeillCIO

Shane O'Neill is the assistant managing editor for CIO.com

Windows 7 Tablet: 4 Ways to Beat the iPad

3 years ago |

After Initial mixed reactions, Apple's iPad has caught fire -- but here's how Microsoft can douse the flames.

Ten Ridiculous New Tech Acronyms

3 years ago |

OMG, three-letter words are taking over in our fast-paced, multi-tasking society. Blame the technology world for breeding acronyms.

Four Reasons Not to Use Google Apps

4 years ago |

Google has made impressive strides with Google Apps, but the online productivity tools aren't the right fit for every business.

In L.A., Google Blowing Big Cloud Marketing Chance

4 years ago |

As Google stumbles again in its Gmail deal with the City of Los Angeles, analysts say it's botching a giant cloud marketing opportunity.

Microsoft's Vision: The High-Tech Home of the Future

4 years ago |

Microsoft's full-scale model home of the future may seem like science fiction, but its interactive and automated systems may be close to reality. Here's a a virtual tour of The Microsoft Home, nearly every wall and table is a digital device.

What Does Kin's Fate Say for Windows Phone 7?

4 years ago |

Analysis: The Kin debacle demonstrates Microsoft's mismanaged mobile strategy and could affect the success of Windows Phone 7.

SharePoint 2010: Four Big-Name Social Networking Rivals

4 years ago |

IBM, Cisco, Google and Salesforce all aim to beat Microsoft SharePoint 2010 at the high-stakes enterprise social networking game.

The Latest and Greatest Windows 7 Laptops

4 years ago |

The iPad may have arrived with authority, but laptops and netbooks are still very much alive. As Microsoft and its hardware partners prepare for the back-to-school buying season, here's a look the latest Windows 7 machines for work and play, from slim netbooks to big honkin' gaming laptops.

Windows 7 Early Adopters Say Virtualization Key to Rollouts

4 years ago |

A common piece of advice runs through recent conversations with companies migrating to Windows 7: test early and often and don't be afraid of virtualization.

Windows Phone 7: 3 Reasons It's Not Just for Consumers

4 years ago |

When Windows Phone 7 devices arrive this holiday season, they will be diving into crowded U.S. consumer waters full of CrackBerry addicts and iPhone fans.

Windows 7 Benefits as Budgets Thaw

4 years ago |

Microsoft will benefit as the next wave of Windows upgrades begins, but users aren't picking up IE in the bargain, Forrester reports.

Microsoft Office 2010: 3 Reasons to Switch

4 years ago |

Here are the hidden gems in Microsoft's revamped Office environment and apps.

Microsoft Office, Google Apps Ready for a Business Brawl

4 years ago |

In the business battle to rule the enterprise office suite of the future, Microsoft and Google both must overcome significant problems.

Windows Intune Cloud Service: A Simple FAQ

4 years ago |

Here is a breakdown of everything you need to know about Microsoft's new cloud-based PC management and security platform aimed at midmarket companies.

Microsoft's Ballmer Pushes Cloud Computing, Office 2010

4 years ago |

Analysis: Microsoft buzz this week included cloud computing, Office upgrades, and Verizon "Pink" phones.