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With enterprise shift to mobility, employees clamor for mobile-optimized apps

As more enterprises fully adopt mobility, employees will clamor for enterprise apps that are optimized for mobility.

Large disconnect between IT and app developers over enterprise mobile apps

There is a large disconnect between IT decision makers and mobile app developers when it comes to management ideas about enterprise apps and developer reality.

Enterprises will need to master 10 mobile technologies, says Gartner

Enterprises grappling with mobility will need to master 10 mobile technologies and capabilities over the next three years, according to Nick Jones, vice president and distinguished analyst at Gartner.

News Scan: Analyst to BlackBerry: 'Be Hyundai'; Smart companies will embrace mobile BI in 2014; more

Quick takes on mobile IT news for Friday, 12/20 including: a Wedge Partners analyst's advice to BlackBerry on adjusting "tiers," another analyst's predictions for the fate of companies that strive to develop mobile BI, developers' change of focus from HTML5 to social media, U.K. plans for a universal charger and the growing trend of investments in mobile app vendors.

ON24 expands enterprise webcasting platform to mobile devices

ON24 is optimizing its enterprise webcasting platform for mobile audiences, citing increasing user access and engagement across iOS and Android devices.

Mozilla lures HTML5 developers with free Firefox OS phones

Mozilla is promising free Geeksphone Keon preview phones to developers who port their HTML5 applications to its fledgling Firefox OS.

Microsoft blasts Google over newest YouTube for Windows Phone block

Two days after Microsoft issued an overhauled YouTube video application for its Windows Phone operating system, Google has demanded the app's removal, triggering a scathing public response from Microsoft.

Amazon Appstore adds support for HTML5 apps

Amazon's Appstore for Android is now accepting HTML5-based Web applications and mobile-optimized websites, enabling developers and publishers to merchandise their efforts alongside native applications optimized for the digital retailer's Kindle Fire tablet and other Android-powered devices.

Mozilla pledges quarterly Firefox OS feature releases

Mozilla will deliver feature releases of its fledgling Firefox OS mobile operating system on a quarterly basis, concurrently pushing out security updates for the previous two feature releases every six weeks.

Mobile Helix launches HTML5-based platform for fixed, mobile enterprise apps

Mobile Helix this week launched an HTML5-based enterprise application development and data security platform called Link.