Screenshots: iOS and OS X messaging platforms

Apple messaging platforms

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Email remains the killer dominant app. Whether using Linux, Mac, or Windows -- and whether communicating for business or personal reasons -- email persists as a critical application. Where POP3 previously met users’ needs, and IMAP improved synchronization capabilities, droves have adopted Microsoft Exchange services to power back-end email, contact, and calendar operations. 

By Erik Eckel

Erik Eckel owns and operates two technology companies. As a managing partner with Louisville Geek, he works daily as an IT consultant to assist small businesses in overcoming technology challenges and maximizing IT investments. He is also president o...