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Apple Watch Sales Drop Dramatically Ahead Of Hardware Refresh
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
The smartwatch market contracted for the first time, thanks to a plunge in Apple Watch sales, according to a report from IDC. However, the report showed that Samsung, Lenovo, LG, and Garmin made gains.
By Eric Zeman , 7/22/2016
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SAP Second Quarter Earnings Shrug Off Brexit
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
SAP second quarter earnings showed no sign of weakness from the recent Brexit vote in the UK. Instead, the company's revenue and earnings grew as SAP added new customers, particularly for its S/4 HANA platform.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/21/2016
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Beyond WiFi: Building Better Enterprise Mobility
InformationWeek Staff,
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Drew Lentz, a solutions architect with Frontera Consulting, says he believes that IT needs to look beyond WiFi technology and create a unique, wireless connected experience that benefits not only employees, but businesses as well. Lentz touched upon that topic and more during his conversation with Senior Editor Sara Peters.
By InformationWeek Staff , 7/21/2016
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IBM's Cloud, Analytics Investments Start Paying Off
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM's second quarter total revenues and earnings per share declined again, but executives and analysts put their focus on the company's strategic initiatives, which showed continued growth in the most recent quarter.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/19/2016
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Google Hit With New Round Of Antitrust Charges In EU 
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The European Commission has elaborated on its issues with Google's shopping service, contending that Google's AdSense requirements hinder competition.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/15/2016
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Robotics Gone Wild: 8 Animal-Inspired Machines  
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
If you want a glimpse of the future of robotics, start by looking at our biological past and present. Here are eight robots that borrow aspects of animal physiology, which has been honed through eons of Darwinian user testing.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/15/2016
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IT Organizations Unprepared For Digital Business: Gartner
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Despite uncertainty of when their organizations will be ready for digital business, most IT pros say they will definitely play a part in the transformation when it does happen, according to a recent Gartner report.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/14/2016
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Microsoft Tests Natural Language IFTTT Alternative
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Conditional Action Programmer (CAP), an experimental project from Microsoft's Technology and Research group, offers a way to automate app interactions using natural language rather than code.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/13/2016
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Robot Stingray Moves To The Beat Of A Rat's Heart
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
A tiny robotic stingray powered by light-activated rat heart muscle cells could help advance artificial heart research.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/12/2016
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Google's Machine Learning Buy, Alteryx Updates: Big Data Roundup
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Google accelerates its machine learning efforts with acquisition, Alteryx and H2O.ai both enhance their platforms, and EHR growth continues to be driven by predictive analytics and wearables. All that and more in our Big Data Roundup for the week ending July 10, 2016.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/10/2016
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Google Nexus Smartwatches On The Way?
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Google is reportedly preparing two new Android Wear smartwatches, possibly carrying the Nexus brand, for debut later this year.
By Eric Zeman , 7/7/2016
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Starship Technologies To Test Robot Delivery Service  
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Pedestrians in several European cities will soon see semi-autonomous robots traveling alongside them, delivering goods for local merchants.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/6/2016
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iOS 10 Makes It Easier To Be An Organ Donor
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
Inspired by the difficulty Apple's late founder Steve Jobs endured in securing a donated liver when he was ill, the company says iOS 10 will allow iPhone users to directly connect to the National Donate Life Registry.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 7/5/2016
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Tesla Autopilot Crash Under NHTSA Investigation
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
Commentary
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is looking into the circumstances surrounding a fatal accident involving a Tesla being driven under autopilot.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/2/2016
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Uber App Update To Track Driver Behavior
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The update is designed to capture data about how Uber's drivers operate their vehicles -- measuring braking, acceleration, and speed.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/1/2016
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10 Hot Smartphones To Consider Now
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Although smartphone sales have been on the decline recently, there is no shortage of options. Here are 10 hot models worth a look.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/30/2016
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Microsoft Flow For iOS Aims To Help Apps Play Nice
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
Commentary
It's remarkable how poorly software-based products and services communicate. With the introduction of Flow for iOS on Wednesday, Microsoft is taking another step toward enabling applications to play nice.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/23/2016
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9 Tools To Help You Build A Better Bot
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
AI-fueled automation is all the rage in customer service, but a bot gone wrong can do your business more harm than good. We spotlight the better bot platforms presently available to help keep your automation ambitions in line with what your customers really want.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/23/2016
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Salesforce Unifies Mobile App Dev, Updates Marketing Automation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Salesforce has introduced Cloud App Mobile, an app dev platform that unifies all its efforts to help non-coders develop business applications. The company has also released its Pardot Engagement Studio for marketing automation to general availability.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/22/2016
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Samsung Commits $1.2 Billion To IoT Research In US
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Open standards, shared approaches to privacy and security, and more open wireless spectrum are needed to help the internet of things to reach its full potential of making people's lives better, according to the company.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/22/2016
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