Tom KaneshigeSenior Writer, CIO

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Tom Kaneshige has been covering business and technology in Silicon Valley for two decades. As senior online writer at, Tom covers Silicon Valley culture, BYOD and consumer tech in the enterprise.

Five Apple turkeys in 2012

While chomping on turkey, stuffing and gravy, Apple shareholders can give thanks that the company's stock price is rebounding from an odd slide. But this doesn't mean Apple hasn't had its own share of turkeys.


Apple manufacturing jobs are not coming back and that's OK

Everything about Apple is as American as apple pie, even its decision to send manufacturing and unskilled-labor jobs to China. What matters more is that Apple products have spawned high-paying jobs for skilled workers in America, writes's Tom Kaneshige. That's why the Apple name keeps popping up in this year's presidential election.

Tech Bullies Behaving Badly

Tech giants have thrown their weight around to get what they want for years. Here's a look at some of the big tech companies that have been caught indulging in boorish behavior.

Is the iPhone Better for Mobile Ads?

Are iPhone owners more impressionable to mobile ads than their Android counterparts?

Is the iPad Over-Hyped in the Enterprise?

Many obstacles stand in the way of the iPad's march to the enterprise.

The Greatest Tech Battles Ever

In honor of the patent war heating up between Apple and Samsung, we look back at some epic tech battles.


Are Enterprise App Stores the Future?

Enterprise app stores like the SAP Store can change the way enterprise software is bought and sold. Like any revolution, though, it won't be an easy process.

What Not to Like About Apple's New MacBook Pro, iOS Maps App

Earlier this month, Apple CEO Tim Cook told the audience at the AllThingsD D10 Conference that Apple likes to "put all of our wood behind a few arrows."

BYOD's Phone Number Problem

A simple smartphone number can be an incredibly important corporate asset, but companies will have to give it up in a BYOD scenario.

BYOD: Time to Adjust Your Privacy Expectations

Bring your own device for work and you might give your employer permission to search it for pilfered secrets.

10 Coolest Tech Devices to Bring to Work

While smartphones and tablets have stirred the bring-your-own-device crowd to action lately, employees have been bringing their own tech gadgets to work for years. Here's a look at some of the coolest BYOD tech, past and present.

Hollywood's Top 12 Tech Heroes

From the gothic Lisbeth Salander in "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" to the brainy Mark Zuckerberg in "Social Network," blockbuster movies elevate the tech geek from quirky sidekick to cool hero (or anti-hero).


Mobile App Standoff: Web App vs. Native App

For resources-strapped companies that want to get in the mobile app game, a Web app tuned for smartphones and tablets is a wise choice.

iPad in the Enterprise: IT Must Stay Ahead of the Curve

In a wide-ranging interview, an Apple expert shares real-world experiences about iPads in the enterprise, mobile device management and BYOD. Key takeaways for IT: Don't improvise when it comes to iPad adoption and don't get bypassed by rogue users.

Are the Boy Scouts Prepared for the IPad?

The Northern Star Council Boy Scouts of America believes a bring-your-own-device approach and a cloud-based virtual private network service are the right tools...