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, 5/21/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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 , 5/21/20155 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has given Windows 10 for desktop its share of attention. What can we expect from Windows 10 Mobile?By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/20/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A Microsoft slip leaked information on new chat app Flow, which works alongside Outlook to deliver faster messaging on Apple devices. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/20/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The first update for the Apple Watch makes performance improvements across the board, while Google is finally sending Android 5.1.1 to its line of Android Wear wearables.By Eric Zeman , 5/20/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Among the major concerns of enterprises these days are data security and theft from mobile devices. Here's a look at whether iOS or Android offers better enterprise security. By InformationWeek Staff , 5/19/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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, 5/19/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Apple's Maps service has been gaining traction in the years following its bumpy rollout, and the acquisition of Coherent Navigation could make the app even more precise with GPS technology.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/18/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Smartphones might be distracting, but they can also help get things done. Check out our picks for mobile productivity apps. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/18/20159 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In the Internet of Things, everything needs to be connected and "smart." But, if everything is smart, how do you know what's dumb or doomed to fail?By Pablo Valerio International Business & IT Consultant, 5/18/20153 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The development would put Google in direct competition with online retailer Amazon, which pays Google more than any other company for search ads.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/17/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
News from Microsoft this week includes plans to bring cables under the Pacific, new Windows 10 Editions, and the latest Windows 10 mobile build. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/16/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Verizon Wireless is planning to offer the LG Lancet, a budget smartphone that runs Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 plus the software company's Cortana digital assistant. By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/15/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Build 10080 of Microsoft's Windows 10 for phones gives a first look at Universal Office apps, Windows Store Beta, and more. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/14/20150 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The Apple Watch and Google's Android Wear platform don't have any security measures in place protecting their pricey wearables from loss or theft.By Eric Zeman , 5/14/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft will release different editions of Windows 10 for various devices and user types, from consumers to large enterprises. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/14/20151 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Samsung revealed details about a forthcoming smartwatch, dubbed Project Orbis, but don't expect it to use Google's Android Wear. Can it legitimacy challenge the Apple Watch?By Eric Zeman , 5/13/20156 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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