Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Jan. 30, including the way Sam Adams plans to utilize mobile devices in its latest ad campaign, the forked path Android devices are taking, the best ways to integrate BYOD policies at your business, Dell's latest cloud offering and how tablets and e-readers are affecting readership numbers.
Quick takes on mobile IT news for Thurs, 12/19 including: a seven point checklist for things a product needs to be considered "enterprise-grade," Moovit (a crowdsourced transit apps) new multi-million dollar acquisition, CTO Udi Nir of ModCloth offers advice on what it means to be a 'mobile-first' business, the ins and outs of creating an enterprise mobile app according to Wired and a U.K-based company's example of an Android smartphone BYOD policy.
If a user falls to the ground, the smartphone can collect surrounding data from photos to sounds and other information to determine whether emergency services, be that an ambulance or the police, should be summoned--the same way that cars can summon help automatically when there is a car crash.
Mobile news roundup for Tuesday 10/8.
WASHINGTON, D.C.--Smartphone apps embed third-party user interfaces, such as advertisements, which can introduce security risks, warned University of Washington researchers in a paper presented at the USENIX Security 2013 conference.