Robert Bartley

Biography for Robert Bartley

Robert Bartley is an associate editor for the FierceEnterpriseIT and FierceFinance publications. He graduated from the University of Delaware in Spring '13. While at the unviersity, he completed a major in English and a minor in journalism, worked as the managing news editor of the school's independent newspaper The Review and interned in the office of communications and marketing. Robert is based in Washington, D.C., and can be reached at

Articles by Robert Bartley

Google pushes Android N Developer Preview, hints at 'N' meaning

Google Wednesday surprisingly announced the availability of its Android N Developer Preview, a release that comes far earlier relative to previous iterations.

Google Docs, Sheets finally add iPad Pro support, though some features still missing

The iOS versions of Google's Docs and Sheets apps today received updates that implemented support for the iPad Pro.

Intel reportedly has plans in the augmented reality market

Intel will reportedly jump into the crowded augmented reality arena with a wearable headset of its own, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal.

NYPD will equip all 36,000 officers with Windows smartphones in coming weeks

The New York City Police Department said it's given specially customized Microsoft smartphones with policing applications to the majority of its officers, according to a New York broadcast news organization. The agency plans for its entire 36,000-strong force to have the phones within the coming weeks.

Google adds 'Manage Now' feature to console to simplify management for mobile devices

Google has added a Manage Now feature to its Mobility Management admin console to make it easier for IT admins to detect unmanaged mobile devices, establish a mobile security policy and set up Android for Work.


Centrify's identity security offering now available for Good platform

Centrify Tuesday announced the use of its identity security smartcard tech to access processes for enterprises that use the Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform.


Android, iOS Skype apps receive group video call updates

Microsoft announced Thursday a limited rollout of a group call feature for its Android and iOS Skype apps.

IBM customizes MobileFirst for iOS app for German energy, mining giant RWE

IBM announced this week that it is teaming with German energy and mining company RWE Generation to customize an iOS maintenance app that optimizes the workflows of its engineers.

Microsoft announces 74 Android OEM partners so far to preload its apps

Microsoft announced this week it has struck deals with a total of 74 Android OEMs to preload the company's mobile applications on devices.

Experts see business prospects of autonomous vehicles as far-reaching

Perhaps most important for the future of autonomous vehicles are the business factors driving their development. Automakers, software developers, and other related businesses are not going to enter the space unless they can find surefire ways to make money.