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Spotlight: 2-in-1 charger supports both micro-USB, Lightning

The Syncable-Duo is a cable you want to carry for both your Apple and non-Apple devices.

News Scan: Lenovo to bid for BlackBerry; Apple issues iOS 8.1; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Oct. 21, including Lenovo making a move for BlackBerry, the release of the Apple Pay update for iOS, how LTE-A will affect matching test equipment, what more sensors will mean for the hands-on approach to mobile devices and how our world become inhabited by more devices than people.

Super secret DoD network goes mobile

The Department of Defense (DoD) is working on mobilizing its highly classified SIPRNet network so that soldiers in the field can use smartphones to send and receive classified information securely, according to Acting DoD CIO Terry Halvorsen.

AirWatch, Citrix, Good Technology, IBM, MobileIron and SAP are EMM market leaders, says IDC

AirWatch, Citrix, Good Technology, IBM, MobileIron and SAP are "leaders" in the enterprise mobility management market, according to the latest IDC MarketScape report.

News Scan: BBM's new mobile payment features; Swrve pockets $10M;

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Sept. 18, including the expansion plans BlackBerry has for BBM uses, a new financing round for mobile marketing startup Swrve, the moves banks are making to convince wary Europeans on mobile payments, where white-box devices are going to flourish and the effect 4G LTE will have on the fixed wireless market.

BlackBerry to launch BES 12 in November, complete with ability to manage IoT devices

As part of its effort to focus on enterprise services and technology, BlackBerry is releasing the next iteration of its BlackBerry Enterprise Server platform, the BES 12, in November, complete with the ability to manage Internet of Things devices.

Why the Blackphone hack at DEF CON was way overhyped

The Blackphone, a smartphone offering encrypted communications (phone calls, browsing, email, text), made headlines at last week's DEF CON conference in Las Vegas. Unfortunately, most of those headlines were inaccurate.

BlackBerry: There's life in the old dog yet

The U.S. Department of Defense announced plans to allow agency officials to use BlackBerry  software to manage Apple- and Android-powered devices across its network. The smartphone  maker launched the proprietary software package, Secure Work Space, in 2013 to stay  competitive in the mobile industry, once again strengthening itself as a secure mobile provider.

News Scan: France's Illiad offers to buy T-Mobile; Apple closes $3B Beats deal; more

Check out the hottest mobiel IT news for Friday, August 1, including France's Illiad making a $15 billion bid for majority stake in T-Mobile US, Apple's purchase of Beats cleared, BBM for Windows Phone, Nokia's plan to buy Panasonic's wireless network business and the Facebook mobile app's free Internet for people in Zambia.

BlackBerry's motto: Never say die

Nearly dead in 2013, Blackberry has fought back under its new CEO John Chen to regain some momentum--particularly in the enterprise market.