Reports are beginning to circulate again around Microsoft’s development of an Office app for the iPad. This is long overdue since Microsoft has really missed the boat when it comes to the mobile technology revolution that is happening all around us. The smartphone era has been a good five years in the making and Microsoft is barely competing with its Windows Phone platform. Lagging way behind iOS and Android with only 2.2 percent of the global smartphone market share for the first quarter of 2012, it has been reflected on Microsoft’s bottom line.
Do you sometimes feel that the north country is still behind the technology curve? Are you under the impression that you must travel and incur travel-related expenses to get the latest information on the technology trends affecting businesses today?