Galen Gruman

Executive Editor for Global Content

Galen Gruman is executive editor for global content at IDG’s enterprise sites, providing overall management of the Africa, ASEAN, Australia, India, Middle East, and New Zealand editions of CIO, Computerworld, and CSO Online.

The best ways to run Windows 10 on a Mac

The best ways to run Windows 10 on a Mac

Two business-class virtualization tools, macOS’s own Windows partition feature, and two hobbyist-oriented tools give you plenty of options to have your Windows PC and Mac on one computer.

IT snapshot: Ethnic diversity in the tech industry

IT snapshot: Ethnic diversity in the tech industry

As Black Lives Matter marches take place across the world, where do the U.S., U.K. and other major Western countries stand in their IT diversity?

How to filter Outlook emails on all your devices

How to filter Outlook emails on all your devices

Mail rules filter incoming messages to keep your inbox clean — and one type called server-side rules can filter some emails no matter what email client or device you are using.

How to work across time zones in Outlook

How to work across time zones in Outlook

If you work with people in distant cities, keeping time zones in sync can be a challenge, as can keeping track of other countries’ holidays. But some versions of Microsoft Outlook can help.

How to have Teams meetings with people outside your organization

How to have Teams meetings with people outside your organization

Microsoft Teams was designed for collaboration with colleagues in your own company, but that makes it harder to meet with other people.

How to check someone else’s schedule in Outlook

How to check someone else’s schedule in Outlook

You can quickly check via Microsoft 365, Office 365, or Exchange on any platform to see if people are available for a meeting you want to set up — and avoid the email swarm around who’s free when.

How the COVID-19 pandemic is starving tech startups worldwide

How the COVID-19 pandemic is starving tech startups worldwide

Many are running out of investment money just as revenues dry up, even as they cut costs. The situation is particularly dire for enterprise-focused startups.

Office 365 vs. G Suite: Which has better management tools?

Office 365 vs. G Suite: Which has better management tools?

Users don't directly see these capabilities, but they are core to managing your productivity and collaboration platform.

Outlook vs. native apps in Windows, MacOS, iOS, and Android

Outlook vs. native apps in Windows, MacOS, iOS, and Android

Office 2016 has largely unified the Exchange experience on the desktop, but native apps still do better overall on mobile clients

Review: Office 365's Delve, Sway and Planner fall flat

Review: Office 365's Delve, Sway and Planner fall flat

Microsoft's latest productivity tools – now including the Planner mobile app for iOS and Android -- have a few compelling features but integrate poorly with Office

Review: Outlook Groups is now a pain on all platforms

Review: Outlook Groups is now a pain on all platforms

Outlook Groups may be core to Microsoft’s collaboration strategy, but it isn’t core to Office 365 or even Outlook

Business chat review: Slack vs. Teams vs. HipChat vs. Yammer
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Business chat review: Slack vs. Teams vs. HipChat vs. Yammer

The 800-pound gorillas Microsoft and Google are taking on the niche providers Slack and Atlassian that created this market, but you need more than size to win

Office 365 everywhere? Not on these devices

Office 365 everywhere? Not on these devices

Microsoft still can't decide if it can commit to a world that's not about Windows alone

Review: Samsung Dex nearly nails smartphone-as-desktop

Review: Samsung Dex nearly nails smartphone-as-desktop

Difficult setup and hardware issues mar an otherwise successful marriage of a smartphone to the traditional desktop experience

Review: Samsung Galaxy S8 fails the likability test

Review: Samsung Galaxy S8 fails the likability test

The big-screen Android smartphone is too slick for its own good, with poor design decisions that render it unnecessarily hard to use

iPad smackdown: Microsoft Office vs. Apple iWork vs. Google G Suite

iPad smackdown: Microsoft Office vs. Apple iWork vs. Google G Suite

Your iPad can largely function like a laptop with two of the three main office productivity suites

Microsoft, stop met het saboteren van Windows 10

Redmond maakt het gebruikers steeds moeilijker

Overal Office 365? Nou, niet op deze platformen

Een overzicht van welk besturingssysteem welke Office 365-tool draait.

Windows 10 aapt gefaalde MacOS-strategie na

Als je dan toch kopieert, kopieer dan iets wat ook werkt.

Smackdown: Office 365 vs. G Suite collaboration
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Smackdown: Office 365 vs. G Suite collaboration

Google’s G Suite has long mastered document collaboration. But now Microsoft Office has come on strong. Is it enough?

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