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Type of Article: MacNews Whitepapers

A look at SkySafari for iOS, Mac OS X and 2012 DA14

This Friday, Feb. 15, a 180,000-ton asteroid with the thrilling name of “2012 DA14” will fly past the Earth. Don’t worry, we’re not talking a “Deep Impact” scenario. Which is good, right? And you can follow the asteroid using Apple devices.

The 50-meter space rock will come within 17,200 miles of earth — that’s closer than our orbiting geosynchronous communication satellites. Although we don’t have to worry about a collision, the passage of 2012 DA14 is a record close approach to the Earth for an object of this size.

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Appcelerator offers ‘4 Steps to creating a mobile development strategy’

Appcelerator has published a white paper on “4 Steps to creating a mobile development strategy.”

“Companies now have a window of opportunity to think about how mobile can transform their business as radically as the web did,” says AppCelerator. “By making mobile a part of their overall digital strategy, companies can transform their relationships with their customers in even greater ways than they did with the web.”

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InterMapper publishes white papers on network monitoring, mapping, more

InterMapper has published four white papers on network monitoring, mapping and alerting and InterMapper. You can find them all at
http://www.intermapper.com/resources/whitepapers.aspx .

The papers look at “Top 8 reasons SMBs need to monitor their networks,” “top 8 considerations for selecting SMB network monitoring software,” “10 steps to streamline the deployment of network monitoring software for SMBs,” and “6 ways to calculate returns from your networking monitoring investment.”

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Are you swimsuit ready? How about remote access ready?

Summer is just around the corner, and if you’re human, you’re not going to want to be stuck inside an office when it’s gorgeous out. But you can’t just shirk your responsibilities either. Don’t worry, there is a way you can get out, enjoy the summer and stay productive. Set up remote access from LogMeIn (https://secure.logmein.com/welcome/default.aspx?originid=7872&destination=&WT.mc_id=7187) now, and you’ll be in business, wherever you are, all summer.

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White paper offers ‘Practical Guide to iPhone Application Development’

Robert McHale’s “A Practical Legal Guide to iPhone Application Development” white paper is now available as a downloadable PDF.

By examining the iPhone SDK Agreement, Apple’s End User License Agreement, and federal copyright and trademark registration, this article provides an introductory overview of the common legal issues surrounding iPhone Application development, and the measures developers can adopt to minimize liability and maximize protection of their intellectual property rights.

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