Engineering staffs should look very carefully at whether what is being announced indeed is 5G, or if marketing departments are pushing things in order to make it appear that the carrier for whom they work is keeping up.
News this week included driverless cars, 4G smartphone markets, browser wars, VoIP protection and fake phones.
Kony has now embarked on an omni-channel approach to build applications by opening the core engine inside its development platform, Nitro, to multiple web application development frameworks.
The four walls of the enterprise have all but disappeared as digital technology has taken hold. Today, about one-quarter of U.S. employees work remotely at any given moment, and that figure is expected to rise further in the months and years ahead. This, of course, is driving profound changes in the business...
The physical nature of smartphones has been front and center since the Galaxy Note 7 began catching fire and forced a humiliating and costly recall by Samsung, but iOS may be more troublesome.
News this week includes smartphone subscriber numbers, laptop phase-outs, Cisco's hardware blues, thinking machines, and a Verizon-XO deal.
A minority of executives describe their companies as "highly advanced" in their digital pursuits, according to a recent survey from KPMG. The resulting report, titled "Crossing the Enterprise Digital Divide: How Digital Strategies Can Sharpen Your Competitive Edge," reveals that most businesses do not derive a...
Mobile 2.0 has arrived, so organizations must develop an enterprise mobile strategy that extends beyond smartphones and tablets and into the IoT.
Secure mobile payment apps—mobile wallets—don't transmit a primary account number; they send a randomly generated token to the POS terminal and payment network.
Enterprise mobility presents numerous benefits: increased productivity, potential cost savings and improved employee morale. It comes with many potential risks. Between "bill shock" from uncontrolled roaming costs to user negligence causing unmanaged overages to to data loss, managing mobility can be a major challenge....
The CISO and the chief data officer must work well together, given the importance of secure data access. Here are tips for fostering a C-suite partnership.
Companies are falling short of customer expectations in providing multi-channel support, according to a recent survey conducted by Ovum for BoldChat by LogMeIn. The accompanying report, "Get It Right: Deliver the Omni-Channel Support Customers Want," reveals that customers are using at least five channels for support...
COMMENTARY: There are three questions every channel partner should ask to help customers save on mobile costs.
Contextual mobile services harness real-time, context-relevant data to provide a personalized service driven by an individual’s needs at any given time.
OAuth 2.0 can be an effective authorization method. Here we offer tips on implementing and using an OAuth 2.0 authorization server using the OWIN framework.
With only a minority of CIOs and other executives expressing much confidence in their company's ability to manage the scale and scope of data integration needs, the vast majority are looking to the industrial internet of things (IIoT) to help address the shortcomings, according to a recent survey from Bit Stew Systems....
With bring-your-own-device (BYOD) adoption expected to increase significantly over the next six to 12 months, organizations are struggling to accurately distinguish between their employees' personal usage expenses on their devices and business-related costs, according to a recent survey from Syntonic. The resulting...
Malware infections for smartphones nearly doubled in the first half of 2016, compared with the second half of 2015, according to the latest Nokia Threat Intelligence Report. The report, which looks at stats and trends for malware infections in devices connected through mobile and fixed networks globally, examined more...
Mobile ransomware detection in the second quarter of 2016 increased 200 percent from the first quarter, according to a new report from Quick Heal Technologies. Other threats the security solution provider discovered include adware and potentially unwanted applications (PUAs) with destructive functionalities. The analysis...
And smartphones accounted for 78 percent of those infections, according to Nokia.
The rise of citizen developers creates more mobile security concerns. What can enterprises do to ensure mobile apps are secure?
There are some new application security threats in town, and they are pretty scary.
IT departments are feeling increasingly overwhelmed due to ever-expanding corporate networks along with near-insatiable user demand for newer and better apps, according to a recent survey from InfoVista. The accompanying report, titled “Meeting the Network Demands of Changing Generations,” focuses on the...
Seeking to become a full-service provider, Samsung formed a partnership with Tech Data to sell unlocked mobile computing devices via the channel.
Although Microsoft may be the house the channel helped build, there is no denying that Apple has become a force to be reckoned with in the enterprise. A new survey of 480 executives, managers and IT professionals conducted by JAMF Software, a provider of IT management software optimized for Apple systems and devices,...
The maker of iPhones and iPads touts its new device management options for businesses ahead of a new iOS 7 update.
Research in Motion delays BlackBerry 10 after a disappointing quarter.
New data from the Pew Internet & American Life Project points to a steady shift in how users access the Internet.
Apple is said to be including NFC capabilities in the iPhone 5 this fall.
Microsoft takes on the iPad with hardware of its own and innovative accessories.
IDC revises tablet forecast upward as business buying picks up and Microsoft gets ready to flex its marketing muscle ahead of the Windows 8 launch.
New survey reports that IT and business professionals will favor Android tablets over iPads in the coming year.
Early impressions of Apple’s high-def laptop have reviewers using words like “mindblowing” and “stunning.”
MacBook Pro gets a major hardware refresh as Apple excites developers with new tech at WWDC12.
A rumor prompts Google's Andy Rubin to disclose Android's enviable rate of adoption.
Sprint Nextel's Virgin Mobile USA brand will start selling contract-free iPhones beginning June 29.
Google snaps up the Office-friendly app maker as Microsoft works to bring its productivity software to tablets.
Early hands-on impressions of new Toshiba ultrabook say it’s a niche notebook that takes an interesting approach.
It’s not yet clear what hardware configuration, touch or otherwise, will benefit most from Windows 8 adoption.
Rumors suggest that three new tablets based on Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 OS will be announced next week, though probably won't be available until the fall.
Chromebox joins Chromebooks as Google expands open source operating system vision
Google's latest Chromebook gets mixed reviews from USA Today, CNET, Engadget and others.
The iPhone's personal digital assistant is tech non grata on IBM campuses as security concerns surface.
Google is rumored to be coming out with a Nexus tablet in July for $200.
Facebook's IPO may be one for the record books, but trading glitches and a murky advertising and mobile outlook are weighing on investors' minds.
The latest Android OS has only been installed on a handful of devices, though more are coming soon.
The latest Nielsen survey of smartphone users also found that Android and iOS users are the largest percentage, at 88 percent.
Apple is reportedly planning to introduce a thinner, lighter MacBook Pro with a Retina display.
Apple is said to be developing a 7-inch iPad for fall 2012 release. But some signs suggest otherwise.
Supply-chain sources told DigiTimes that Apple may offer a low-cost MacBook Air in Q3 2012.
Not content to disrupt the music, e-book, textbook, and other industries, Apple will try to shake up the mobile wireless space too, an analyst predicts.
RIM CEO Thorsten Heins says there will be touchscreen and keypad BlackBerry models in the company’s future.
Apple CEO takes aim at hybrid ultrabook concepts as the iPad maker continues to make record profits.
Are you worried Google will learn your company's secrets? Some companies warn their employees not to use the new Google Drive or Gmail for these and other reasons.
Microsoft SkyDrive cloud storage service gets competitive with Dropbox and SugarSync.
Apple’s next iPhone should be out in October, encased in a 'liquid metal' metal alloy.
The chip giant is moving forward with its next generation of server and desktop processors.
A start-up raised over $4 million to fund a "smart watch" that connects via Bluetooth to iPhone and Android devices.
Recent headlines paint a dismal future for the BlackBerry and Windows Phone.
To compensate for a software glitch, Nokia is offering a $100 credit to Lumia 900 users.
AT&T is now allowing you to unlock old, off-contract iPhones. But you might still experience a roadblock.
Reviewers say the new Nokia Lumia 900 Windows Phone has a lot to recommend it, but suffers from lack of third-party apps and some other problems, such as call quality.
Sprint is set to roll out its first 4G LTE smartphones a few months ahead of its 4G network.
A patent filing suggests Apple is working on a 3D camera for future iOS devices.
Another terrible quarter for the Blackberry as new CEO pin the company's future on the enterprise and not consumers.
Siri has proven to a popular addition to the iPhone 4S—even if users aren’t taking advantage of the virtual assistant’s many capabilities.
Is the honeymoon over between consumers and the new iPad less than a week after its release?
Google’s mobile operating system has been hit with some bad news lately, from ads that drain batteries to malware concerns.
Companies vie for first place as signs point to an October launch date for Microsoft's tablet OS.
Apple’s new iPad arrives in stores tomorrow. So far, reviewers have been fairly consistent about two things: They love the iPad’s high-definition Retina display and the 4G network connectivity is super fast.
Good Technology has released a version of its mobile enterprise platform for the Amazon tablet/e-reader.
The wireless carrier will be expanding its 4G LTE network to cities in the South, Midwest, and Staten Island.
As expected, Apple announced a new iPad on Tuesday. But there were still some surprises.
Android Jelly Bean is expected to be optimized for tablets as well as notebooks and netbooks, among other features.
Several recent moves by AT&T, such as throttling heavy data users' speeds, are not exactly customer-friendly.
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