Every week, I share the most interesting and useful tech articles that I’ve found over the past week. This week’s top articles focus on the tablet shortcomings, BI software purchasing tips, and more. I hope you find them useful:
5 tips for BI software selection
Comparing BI software options is a difficult job if you don’t know what to look for. Some vendors lure you in with a low up-front price, and then throw in a bunch of fees. Others have a very loose definition of “easy to use”. Doing your research before you buy will help you avoid purchsing mistakes.
Essential browser tools for web developers
Whether you’re making websites or web apps, browser tools can save a bunch of time. This article lists a few favorite tools used by other developers.
8 things tablets still can’t do
Tablets are incredibly useful business tools, but can they replace the PC? Not yet, but don’t let that stop you from using them in your business today. Tablets work best when you use them to supplement your PC…especially when you create web apps that provide a seamless experience across devices.
IT management should not begin and end with a spreadsheet
Many IT managers admit to relying too heavily on spreadsheets. What’s wrong with this approach? Many things, but most importantly, it often leads to big, expensive errors.