Handle your Apple Watch with care, as it could fall victim to scratches that cause damage to the glass screen.
Salesforce exec: 'Very possible' you will be able to run your business from a wearable within 5 years
Wearables will alter the business landscape and soon be as common as a smartphone in the enterprise, according to a survey from CRM software company Salesforce. Just as smartphones revolutionized the way organizations operate, wearables have the same potential to impact professional workflows.
Google today introduced some new features to Android Wear that could help boost its cachet in the enterprise, according to a blog post from the company. With the impending release of the Apple Watch, Google could use any traction it can muster to avoid Cupertino blotting it out in the bring-your-own-wearable space.
Technology drives so many companies today that businesses in practically all kinds of sectors--consumer goods, healthcare, food--consider themselves technology companies. But those companies haven't necessarily updated their IT operations to reflect the way that their businesses are changing. Michael Coté, director of technical marketing at Pivotal Software, argues that the widespread adoption of software as a service plus fast-moving markets that demand constant change are driving a big revolution in IT departments.
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As mobile devices and apps flood the enterprise, many IT teams are becoming obsessed with keeping mobile malware off of devices and networks. But this is the wrong focus, said Andrew Hoog, CEO and founder of mobile security firm NowSecure. It's not mobile malware, but mobile apps that leak sensitive data that should be the focus of enterprise IT teams.
Twitter and a set of other investors have taken positions in Boston-based beacon start-up Swirl, a sign that the maturing technology is starting to get mainstream acceptance.
The Apple Watch has made its grand debut today, with many folks in the enterprise slipping the new wearable on. While fashion may keep commuters oohing and ahhing as they stare at peoples' wrists, there are apps and accessories already on their way to pushing this watch from fun gadget into a daily work companion.
Salesforce is placing the emphasis of its new Salesforce for HR app squarely on mobile and social connections.
While all eyes were on Apple as its Apple Watch began arriving in stores Friday, Google quietly unveiled an update to its notetaking Keep app designed to make it more user friendly for Android Wear smartwatch users.
CoSoSys, a mobile device management and endpoint security firm, is incorporating iBeacon technology into its MDM platform to provide location-based mobile device police enforcement.
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Technology professionals have grown accustomed to judging the value of things by how they are "trending." With that in mind, staffing firm Dice.com has released its list of the fastest-trending skills in IT.
Microsoft continues to wave its cloud computing banner high, as the firm's quarterly earnings call yesterday sounded very much like a rousing pep rally, with cloud service revenues slightly edging out analyst forecasts.