At Google I/O in San Francisco, Google Cloud Messaging got an update that includes push notification support for iOS, as well as the ability for developers to set up "topics" inside their applications.
Mozilla is actively recruiting beta testers for the Firefox browser for iOS devices, reported Tech Crunch.
In an update issued Thursday, Sunrise for iOS calendar app can use a third-party keyboard for the first time, reported The Next Web. This is a useful function for busy executives trying to set up a meeting with colleagues or clients.
Nothing is more frustrating that traveling for business and being unable to find a Wi-Fi connection for your mobile devices. Well, startup OpenSignal has an app for that – WifiMapper – which shows users the nearest Wi-Fi hotspots. The app is built on data collected from OpenSignal users and can recommend around 2 million usable hotspots worldwide.
Universal Windows apps should help Microsoft gain share in enterprise mobility market, Good Technology CEO Christy Wyatt told FierceMobileIT in an exclusive interview.
Dropbox continues to add functionality to its iOS apps and increase the amount of use cases it presents to the enterprise. The collaboration and storage company added Tuesday the ability to comment on files directly in its iPhone and iPad apps, and it further announced added features with the Microsoft Office suite. Dropbox and Microsoft have been creating connections through their services of late in a mutually beneficial attempt to attract users.
"Dead apps"--apps that have been removed from app stores--live on in the BYOD enterprise on employees' personal phones, warned a report by Appthority.
As WhatsApp rolls out a voice-calling feature for its iOS app, businesses might feel an impact.
Electric Cloud has taken its Ship.io continuous integration solution for mobile developers out of its public beta phase and launched general availability.
Next week, Microsoft is planning to release the next service update for its cloud-based Intune enterprise mobility management platform with new features for Android devices.