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10 iPhone Apps You've Never Heard Of
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Apple's App Store stocks more than a million apps; this guide will show you the hidden gems.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/22/2015
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BlackBerry Doomed By First iPhone, Storm Failure
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
BlackBerry corporate leaders' inability to react effectively to market changes, specifically the first iPhone and AT&T's deal with Apple, doomed the famed smartphone maker.
By Eric Zeman , 5/26/2015
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Android M Adds Enterprise Features
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
IT administrators will find plenty to like in the next version of Android.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/2/2015
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Windows 10 Landing On PCs, Tablets July 29
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Mark your calendars: Microsoft's long-awaited Windows 10 arrives in less than two months.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 6/1/2015
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Google Centralizes Security, Privacy For Web, Android Users
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google's new account hub, for users of its Web services and Android smartphones, gives IT organizations a new tool to improve employee awareness of security and privacy.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 6/1/2015
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Microsoft Windows 10: Three Security Features To Know About
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Microsoft's next-generation operating system Windows 10 will be available as a free upgrade to Windows 7 and 8.1 users on July 29. But Windows Enterprise version customers will have to wait until later this year.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 6/1/2015
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Intel Buying Altera For $16.7 Billion
Clive Maxfield,
News
The recent consolidation in the microchip market continues with Intel paying nearly $17 billion for rival Altera.
By Clive Maxfield , 6/1/2015
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BlackBerry Kills Ryan Seacrest's Typo iPhone Keyboard
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Typo's settlement with BlackBerry means it can no longer make and sell keyboards for the iPhone.
By Eric Zeman , 6/1/2015
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Asus Unveils ZenWatch 2, ZenPad Tablets At Computex
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Asus is making a splash at Computex with the release of three tablets, the latest version of its the Zen Watch 2 smartwatch, all-in-one PCs, and a monitor.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 6/1/2015
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12 MDM Questions Enterprises Should Ask
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Need a mobile device management solution to secure your network and data against threats from the many devices accessing your systems? Here's a quick guide to the most common features.
By InformationWeek Staff , 6/1/2015
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iOS 9 Rumors: 5 Things We're Hearing
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Apple's WWDC 15 conference is coming up in June, and the rumor mill is already abuzz with news about iOS 9.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/31/2015
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Apple Assists Users With iPhone Message Crashes
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Users who receive a text message with a specific string of characters find the text crashes iMessage -- Apple has issued instructions for a temporary fix.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/30/2015
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Windows 10 In July, Azure News: Microsoft Roundup
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft news this week included updates to Azure, SQL Server 2016, Office for Android and, of course, Windows 10.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/30/2015
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Google I/O 2015: 9 Things We Loved
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google Photos, for all its mass appeal, is less interesting than Google's more ambitious work. Get ready for touch-aware clothes and gesture-sensing devices.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/29/2015
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Android M: 5 Best Features
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Android M may focus more on improving the user experience, but Google still added some impressive new features. Here's what we learned at Google I/O.
By Eric Zeman , 5/29/2015
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Apple Acquires Metaio, Targeting Augmented Reality
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Apple continues its string of acquisitions with the purchase of Metaio, a company specializing in augmented reality software development.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/29/2015
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Dartmouth Predicts GPA Based on Phone Tracking App
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Can a phone app predict your performance based on your behavior? This one can, at least if you are a college student.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 5/29/2015
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Using Twitter, Smartphones To Accurately Assess Crowds
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
As part of the Big Data Challenge, researchers from England's University of Warwick have turned to smartphones and Twitter to estimate crowd sizes quickly and accurately.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/29/2015
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Google Details Android M, VR, IoT, And Unlimited Photos
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google used the opening day of its I/O 2015 developer conference to offer details about the next version of Android, what it has planned for virtual reality and the Internet of Things, and free unlimited photos.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/28/2015
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Google I/O: Gmail Hits 900M Users, Android Reaches A Billion
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Key statistics from this year's Google I/O included one billion Android users and 900 million Gmail users, 75% of whom are on mobile.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/28/2015
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Ads Built By Algorithm
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Persado contends its machine learning system can produce better direct response ads than human ad copywriter.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/28/2015
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iOS 9 Rumor: Proactive Project Will Rival Google Now
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple iOS 9 is shaping up to be more than just a performance upgrade. New details emerge pointing to a stronger competitor, called Proactive, which will challenge Google Now and Microsoft's Cortana.
By Eric Zeman , 5/28/2015
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