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January 13, 2016
The Microsoft Continuum feature could be a big boost for Windows 10 devices, bringing a better experience for users and fewer help desk tickets for IT.
December 21, 2015
Microsoft, Apple and BlackBerry made headlines this year with big moves -- and some missteps -- in the mobile market. Find out which news stories were most popular with our readers.
October 06, 2015
Microsoft's first Windows laptop, the Surface Book, takes on Apple's MacBook Pro and its two new Lumia phones may give Blackberry more trouble.
September 28, 2015
Apple has unseated BlackBerry at the top of the enterprise mobility market and made Windows an afterthought. Android is making efforts to gain ground.
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Microsoft's Universal Windows Platform promises apps that can run on any Windows device, from a PC to HoloLens. But in the enterprise, interest in UWP apps is muted. Continue Reading
Windows 10 Mobile is Microsoft’s operating system for handheld devices; the mobile OS follows Windows Phone 8. The operating system, which replaces Windows Phone, is designed as a step towards the unification of Windows desktop and mobile systems. Continue Reading
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They're smaller, lighter, more portable and can do just about everything that laptops can do. But enterprise tablets haven't replaced PCs -- at least not yet. Continue Reading
The Android manufacturer's latest tablet, the Samsung Galaxy TabPro S, goes head to head with Microsoft's Surface Pro. Get to know the most important features and why business users should consider it. Continue Reading
Microsoft's Surface Book is a high-end 2-in-1 PC, with a price tag to match. Enterprise buyers can find suitable devices for significantly less money. Continue Reading
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The mobile OS market is on the cusp of change, with Windows 10 making the transition between desktop and mobile easier. But when you compare the top OSes, it’s security features that make the most noise. Continue Reading
Microsoft's unified Windows strategy, uniting devices across similar-feeling OSes, could be exactly what the company needs to KO mobile competitors. Continue Reading
Users' Microsoft accounts link Windows 8 and SkyDrive. It's a great feature for users, but connecting desktops and the cloud is a problem for admins. Continue Reading
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Google trails Apple in the enterprise mobility market. But despite fragmentation and security concerns, Android remains the only real competition to iOS. Continue Reading
Microsoft was off target with Windows 8, but it can still recover by pushing the concept of Windows 10 mobile devices that integrate fluidly with desktop systems. Continue Reading
The Surface RT tablet comes with Office and has good battery life, but it has some drawbacks, too. This Surface RT review explains the pros and cons. Continue Reading