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December 27, 2016
What do Samsung, BlackBerry, Pokémon GO and the New England Patriots' coach have in common? All were part of mobile news stories that made mainstream headlines in 2016.
December 12, 2016
Android for Work is no more -- in name only. When Google debuted its secure containerization APIs in 2015, the "Android for Work" name identified which devices shipped with these capabilities and ...
September 28, 2016
Organizations consider Intune for its Microsoft integration and the company's investment in the platform, including new support for Android for Work.
August 26, 2016
The latest version of Google’s OS, Android Nougat, has new security features such as file-level encryption. But it’s only available for Google Nexus devices right now.
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Google is releasing its own IoT OS, Brillo, and IoT communication protocol, Weave. Will it find success in the competitive IoT landscape? Continue Reading
New and improved management features have made Android devices more suitable for enterprise use, and API and EMM tools can streamline the device management process. Continue Reading
Android for Work makes Google's mobile OS more IT friendly. Key features such as work profiles keep business and personal data separate. Continue Reading
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Samsung and Google bring the power of Android apps to a premium laptop, but business users familiar with Windows might not like the Chrome OS. Continue Reading
Alternative mobile operating systems to Android and iOS have tried but failed to unseat the key players. Does a new mobile OS even stand a chance in the enterprise? Continue Reading
Google and Apple have the enterprise in their crosshairs with their newest mobile OSes. Android 7.0 Nougat tightens security, and iOS 10 boasts new business-focused features. Continue Reading
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Across the internet, bloggers sound off on enterprise mobile security, including how to make Android safer and what to expect from iOS 10 privacy. Continue Reading
As Android Nougat starts hitting devices, some IT admins may be dreading the rollout. But new and improved security features make the new OS much more palatable. Continue Reading
Android users can sideload apps outside of the Google Play Store, but these apps aren't screened for malware like commercial apps are. IT must urge users to proceed with caution. Continue Reading
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It can be a chore to pick the right mobile devices for business users. Put your knowledge to the test with this quiz on Samsung devices, iPhones and more. Continue Reading
Fragmentation and BYOD user behavior complicate Android device management, but new tools can help IT administrators improve application and data security. Continue Reading
Google trails Apple in the enterprise mobility market. But despite fragmentation and security concerns, Android remains the only real competition to iOS. Continue Reading