Tag Archive: Replacing


How to Stop Automatic Emoji Replacing Emoticons in Messages for Mac OS X

If you use Messages on the Mac to as a way to send texts, iMessages, Facebook chat, AIM, or whatever else, you’ve certainly noticed that new versions of Messages in OS X will automatically replace an emoticon with an emoji icon substitution. While many users like Emoji characters and they work great when messaging other … Read More

Lucidchart might soon be replacing Visio on your Mac

This post is brought to you by Lucid Software, creator of Lucidchart. Does your organization have people in several remote locations who need to work on visual documents together? Now you can forget about e-mailing files, saving versions and all…Read more ›

Apple not replacing all batteries on iPhone 5 defective list

Earlier this week it was announced that Apple was replacing certain iPhone 5 models, sold between September 2012 and January 2013, due to a problem related to the devices’ battery life. According to certain customers, however, things are not quite as…Read more ›

Replacing Your Mac With An iPad: What Apps And Hardware You’ll Need [Feature]

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Can the iPad really take the place of a Mac?

Can an iPad really replace a “proper” computer? Can a ten-inch, 128GB tablet do the work of an eleven-inch 128GB MacBook Air? The answer is yes. Kinda. If your work involves having two windows sitting permanently open side-by-side, then the iPad might not be for you (although you might consider whether you need both windows open together).

For most other regular  [Read More…]

Qantas Upgrade Includes Replacing PCs With iPad-Friendly Virtual Desktops

Qantas has laid out an aggressive technology migration plan that could become an example for the airline industry.

Last week, we reported on the IT migration that Australian airline Qantas was undertaking. That migration and overall technology upgrade includes replacing the airline’s 1,300 BlackBerry handsets with iPhones, swapping hefty pilot flight bags for iPads, and adding an on-demand entertainment system to is fleet of Boeing 767 aircraft that’s accessed using iPads provided  [Read More…]

Apples iPad Replacing Cash Registers at Major Retailers

iPad Cash Register Collage Weve written earlier this year how the iPad is replacing the cash register at smaller shops. Now retail giants such as Lowes and Home Depot are dumping the traditional till for the tablet. Everyone is looking at the Apple technology line, Sandeep Bhanote, CEO of mobile retail expert Global Bay tells Wall Street Journals All Things Digital. Its an Apple world in retail, although that could change next  [Read More…]