Mobile sales surged 43 percent year-over-year on Black Friday, accounting for 21.8 percent of total online sales, according to the latest stats from IBM.
As 2013 nears a close, planning for the next calendar year is in full swing at many IT shops. Mobile wish lists are no doubt on the radar of chief information officers--whether they're visions of carrier changes, device upgrades or shiny new mobile device management solutions dancing in their heads.
Google appears to be taking on Flipboard and iOS newstand with its new Google Play Newsstand product
One of the largest employers in the United States and Western Europe is telling its employees not to renew their BlackBerry contracts when they're up, according to a memo to employees obtained by Bloomberg News.
Apple's smartphone OS market share declined again in the third quarter, while Android and Windows Phone grabbed more market share, according to the latest stats from IDC.
Windows Phone overtook iOS as the most popular smartphone operating system in Italy this summer, according to the latest stats from research firm Kantar Worldpanel ComTech.
Embedded and mobile virtualization solutions provider Green Hills Software is collaborating with military and commercial satellite communications firm ViaSat to deliver military-grade security optimized for Android smartphones and tablets.
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Customer experience management solutions firm Medallia has introduced Medallia Mobile 2, a new application that pushes customer feedback and recovery actions directly to iOS and Android devices.
SAP is updating its Mobile Secure enterprise mobility management portfolio, integrating partner Mocana's Mobile App Protection solution as well as enhancing mobile browser and mobile content management capabilities.