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PayPal Pivots From Platform To 'Operating System'
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
As it prepares for independence from eBay, PayPal is trying to redefine itself as something more than a payment company.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/21/2015
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NSA Wanted To Hack Google App Store, Infect Android Phones
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The NSA and its Five Eyes allies researched a man-in-the-middle attack to infect Android smartphone users by hacking Google's App Store. It's the last revelation from Edward Snowden.
By Eric Zeman , 5/21/2015
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Twilio Broadens Communications Platform
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
With IP Messaging and other new services, Twilio hopes to give companies such as Uber more control over the communication infrastructure they build into their apps.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/19/2015
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Google, Apple Urge Obama To Protect Phone Data Privacy
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The letter, signed by Google, Apple, and a number of tech companies and security organizations, is urging Obama to halt legislation that would allow government to access personal data stored on mobile devices.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/19/2015
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Google Self-Driving Cars Hit The Road
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The latest self-driving car prototypes from Google will roll on public roads in Mountain View, Calif., later this summer.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/16/2015
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Internet Of Things: 6 Obstacles
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
A report from McKinsey and the Global Semiconductor Alliance finds excitement and uncertainty among companies building the pieces of the Internet of Things.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/15/2015
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IoT World: Separating Smart And Dumb Things
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
At Internet of Things World, companies are trying to figure out what objects should get networked.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/13/2015
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Samsung's ARTIK IoT Platform: Connecting Developers To 'Things'
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The set of hardware modules, software, and cloud services aims to provide developers with a faster path to market for apps that support the Internet of Things.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/13/2015
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Google Automated Car Accidents: Not Our Fault
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Self-driving cars have been involved in several accidents, but the blame appears to belong to other drivers.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/12/2015
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Mobile App Mentality: 4 Ways IT Must Change
Ojas Rege, VP Strategy, MobileIron
Commentary
From architecture to employee trust, IT must adjust its thinking.
By Ojas Rege VP Strategy, MobileIron, 5/12/2015
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Poker Pros Barely Beat Bot
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
In the Brains Vs. Artificial Intelligence poker competition last week, the human players won, sort of.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/11/2015
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Google I/O 2015: Dial M For Android
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The next version of Android is likely to be discussed at Google's developer conference, possibly along with news about a new wearable.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/8/2015
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First Automated Truck Licensed To Operate On Public Roads
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The state of Nevada has given a commercial trucking license to Daimler Trucks North America. Will such vehicles someday become yet another form of computer hardware that falls under the purview of IT professionals?
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/7/2015
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Pinterest Opens Up To Developers
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Can Pinterest avoid the missteps of other social networks that courted developers?
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/5/2015
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FCC's Wheeler Dishes On Comcast, Time Warner, Net Neutrality
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
At TechCrunch Disrupt NY, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler talked Time Warmer, Comcast, net neutrality, and whether he'll serve under the next president or just play with his grandkids.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/5/2015
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Tesla Energy: Changing How Businesses, Homes Use Power
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Founder Elon Musk is leading the electric-car pioneer into the energy infrastructure business. Amazon and Target are among those with pilot projects in the works.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/2/2015
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Remember The Restroom When Deploying Wireless
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
One lesson learned at Houston Methodist Hospital about going wireless: If the CEO can't get access in the can, it's a bad day.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/1/2015
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Harper Reed: Innovation Is Worthless
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
During his Interop keynote, Harper Reed quotes Kanye West for product development advice.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/30/2015
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Enterprise Mobile Strategy, Meet The Connected Toilet
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The way you're thinking about mobile may not be broad enough.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/29/2015
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Get Fast: A Survival Strategy For Software Development
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Speed is of the essence in a world where every company must be a software company.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/28/2015
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