Google is adding a Q&A feature to its Slides offering. The feature aims to foster more active audience participation and broaden the application's mobile capabilities.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/5/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Metal manufacturer Worthington Industries modernized shipping and inventory management using mobile apps. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/5/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Apple Music caused major waves in Cupertino last year, resulting in a so-so product and employee departures. The company is hard at work on a redesign. By Eric Zeman , 5/4/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft is making SharePoint Server 2016 generally available, and sharing updates for SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business.By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/4/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Toyota Financial Services uses analytics to keep consumers in cars and minimize payment contract risk. And it has paid off. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/4/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The NBA implemented a series of educational projects to broaden new software adoption and engage its global workforce. These efforts earned the company a 2016 Elite 100 Award in the category of Best Impact On Workforce Performance.By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Worthington Industries, a global metal manufacturing company, uncovered new business processes in its effort to ease paperwork headaches for its shipping and trucking operations. See why its Bill of Lading eSignature app earned the company the Elite 100 Award for Best Use Of Mobile.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
To find a better way to handle payment delinquencies in a period of global financial crisis, Toyota Financial Services established a multi-phase plan to use analytics to assess risk and microsegment consumers. The goals were to reduce delinquencies in order to keep drivers in their cars. The company's efforts earned it a 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100 Award for Best in Analytics.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/3/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Capital One had to loosen up controls to allow development of a new mobile app, Wallet, but the 20-year-old firm benefited in the long run.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
At the InformationWeek Elite 100 conference, tech leaders described how warp speed is the new normal when it comes to development cycles. But that's an opportunity as much as a challenge.By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As smartphone makers are increasingly adding fingerprint-sensor technology as a log-in feature for their devices, users may be unaware they may lose their right to the Fifth Amendment.By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/3/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Tablet shipments declined during the first quarter, but a curious change is occurring. Interest in detachable tablets like Microsoft Surface is increasing, while interest in traditional slates decreases.By Eric Zeman , 4/29/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Apple CareKit technology is now available to developers through GitHub, and to consumers through four updated applications -- Iodine, One Drop, Glow Nurture, and Glow Baby -- from startups Apple spent the last month working with.By Michelle Maisto Freelance Writer, 4/28/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Confluent hosted the first Kafka Summit focused on use-cases for the open source real-time streaming and messaging technology for big data -- featuring support and integration announcements from partners. Here's why this technology is so hot right now.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/28/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft has never excelled in smartphones, but its mobile strategy has taken a turn for the worse. What went wrong, what will come next, and are there signs of hope? Here's a closer look. By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 4/28/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The FBI paid approximately $1 million for a hack into an encrypted iPhone, and now plans to keep the details to itself, according to The Wall Street Journal. The government also dropped case against Apple in Brooklyn -- and that has law enforcement fuming.By Michelle Maisto Freelance Writer, 4/27/201612 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Google's Gmail on Android is now adding support for Microsoft Exchange accounts, fixing one of the email app's biggest shortcomings for mixing work and personal information.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/26/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In an effort to better integrate Android and Chrome OS -- its desktop-based operating system -- Google may be bringing the Google Play store to Chromebooks.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 4/25/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
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