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April 10, 2017
Developers and IT admins have to manage and build apps for a multitude of different operating systems and device types. Windows 10 and Google's universal OS could change that.
February 27, 2017
It can be taxing to match Group Policy Objects to their corresponding MDM policies. A migration tool coming in Windows 10 aims to help companies adopt a new way to manage PCs.
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.
October 05, 2016
Organizations that want to offer employees portability and PC functionality are turning toward 2-in-1 devices. Microsoft Surface devices are at the top of the heap.
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Cortana, Microsoft's virtual assistant, debuted in Windows Phone 8.1 and is included in Windows 10. Users can schedule events, set reminders, plan navigation and more with Cortana. Continue Reading
Choosing business tablets doesn't have to be a chore, but it does take consideration. IT must know what tasks employees need to do before deciding if tablets can bear the load. Continue Reading
Microsoft wants Windows 10 to be a mobile-friendly OS. Continuum, for example lets users switch between a touchscreen and a more traditional desktop depending on the presence of a keyboard. Continue Reading
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Microsoft has failed to compete against the mobile device giants, but merging its mobile and desktop OSes could give the company an edge in the enterprise. Continue Reading
IT admins tasked with enrolling and managing Windows 10 Mobile devices can turn to the operating system's built-in mobile device management client. Continue Reading
The Windows Store for Business offers IT flexibility with Windows 10 application deployment, licensing and user management. Continue Reading
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Security is a priority now more than ever. IT pros can manage MFA for Office 365 using conditional and application access to succeed with their security strategies. 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
BYOD isn't a new trend, but tablet security policy is increasingly important as users choose them over laptops for work. Expert Mike O. Villegas discusses tablet security policies. 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