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Apple & IBM team up, target corporate market

Former rivals Apple® and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced Tuesday, July 15, an exclusive partnership that teams the market-leading strengths of each company to transform enterprise mobility through a new class of business apps—bringing IBM’s big data and analytics capabilities to iPhone® and iPad®.

According to Apple, the landmark partnership aims to redefine the way work will get done, address key industry mobility challenges and spark true mobile-led business change—grounded in four core capabilities:

Neighboring Chamber of Commerce Closes

A Southeast Texas Chamber of Commerce closed their doors Tuesday, July 15, after 65 years of service to the communities of Clear Lake Shores, Dickinson, Kemah, and League City.

A letter Tuesday on the website of the North Galveston County Chamber of Commerce thanked the members & the community for their support and announced the group has dissolved for financial reasons.

Despite numerous attempts to increase membership and reorganize events, according to the letter, the North Galveston Chamber of Commerce was faced with a hard financial reality.