Companies are increasingly turning to the cloud to manage their Wi-Fi networks and to virtualization and open source hardware for Wi-Fi connectivity, according to a new report by Enterprise Management Associates and sponsored by Mojo Networks.
Spotlight: China's Xiaomi signs patent deal with Microsoft, agrees to pre-load software on smartphones
China-based Xiaomi has signed a cross-licensing and patent transfer deal with Microsoft and has agreed to pre-install Skype and Microsoft Office software on its smartphones in preparation for entering the U.S. market, reported TechCrunch.
Chip maker Qualcomm announced Tuesday its Snapdragon Wear 1100 processor for wearables with specific use cases like smart headsets, smartwatches for targeted age groups and fitness tracking devices.
Smart clothing is expected to soon find its way into the enterprise, after gaining traction in the consumer fitness market, predicts ABI Research.
Apple Watch lacks attention from mobile developers, and that won't change unless the wearable becomes less dependent on the iPhone, according to a new report from Business Insider.
Troubled Finnish mobile operating system maker Jolla has unveiled a handset called Jolla C for developers to test the latest releases of its Sailfish OS, reported TechCrunch.
Chip behemoth Intel has agreed to acquire Itseez, a San Francisco-based startup that is developing computer vision and machine learning technology for self-driving cars and other Internet of Things applications, for an undisclosed consideration.
This has been a tough week for high-tech giants who spent billions of dollars to buy their way into the mobile handset market.
Training and calibration of sensors in Internet of Things systems is expected to drive enterprise pending on artificial intelligence software in the manufacturing sector, which Tractica forecasts will increase from $13.5 million last year to over $1 billion by 2024.
Mobile users are more likely to spend more on in-app purchases than pay outright for a mobile app, according to a new online survey by Gartner.
MobileIron announced Thursday the availability of its first productivity app Rooms, which hopes to eliminate any annoyances caused by the conference room booking process. FierceMobileIT spoke with MobileIron's director of product management, David Barkovic, on how the app is a shift away from the email-dominated enterprise of the past.
Twilio teamed with T-Mobile to launch Programmable Wireless, a SIM-based service that eanbles developers to build full-featured cellular services, reported TechCrunch.
Microsoft said Wednesday that it plans to cut another 1,850 jobs at its troubled Nokia phone making unit and take an impairment and restructuring charge of $950 million.
The aftermarket mobile accessories market is forecast by ABI Research to top $110 billion in revenue by 2021, with Bluetooth headsets for smartphones growing the fastest.
Customers have no hesitation in opting out of useless mobile messages from companies, and most do. Digital business professionals need to reevaluate their mobile messaging efforts if they want to engage customers, according to a new report by Forrester Research.
The app market could be worth $100 billion by 2020, and developers will need help from big data to find ways to get a piece of the pie, according to an article at TechRepublic.
New federal electronic logging device mandate could put financial pressure on smaller firms, says ABI
The federal regulators are requiring commercial fleet managers, operators, and drivers to transition from using paper to log hours of service to using electronic logging devices. While the use of ELDs is designed to improve the HOS process, it could be a financial strain on smaller carriers and individual track drivers, warned ABI Research.
Developers can embed Skype for Business capabilities into any iOS, Android apps with new SDK Preview
Skype for Business App SDK Preview is now available for developers, and that means Skype's instant messaging, audio and video capabilities can be embedded into any iOS and Android app using the software development kit.
Apple has released a new iOS 9.3.3 Developer Beta 1 for developer testing on iOS devices, reported 9to5Mac on Monday.
Google and Levi's unveiled Friday at Google's I/O conference a connected Levi's denim jacket that will enable users to answer phone calls, control music, access naviation and other actions by touch the jacket's sleeve.