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While giving the FBI fits, Apple and Google ease IT's BYOD worries with default encryption

Both Apple and Google are turning on data encryption by default in their latest mobile operating systems, iOS 8 and Android L (Lollipop), respectively. While the FBI might not like it, enterprises IT managers are thrilled, particularly those worried about BYOD security.

Apple gets blasted for sending location, search data from Spotlight

Apple is being criticized for configuring Mac OS X Yosemite and iOS 8 to send location and search data back to Apple and third parties by default whenever a user queries its Spotlight search engine.

News Scan: Walmart pumps up mobile offerings; Chicago to debut mobile ticketing; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Oct. 16, including a bump in mobile investing for Walmart, bridging the mobile language divide in Canada, how to wirelessly connect your building, Chicago looks to an app for public transportation ticketing and the hidden gift to marketers in iOS 8.

Upcoming iOS 8.1 update blocks emulators, offers clues to next iPad models

Apple continues to tighten the screws on security on the iOS platform, according to those who have seen the beta of iOS 8.1.

News Scan: My iOS 8 ate my iWork documents; Microsoft to skip Windows 9; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Oct. 1, including the newest iPhone 6 bug, the latest in telematics and fleet management, a team-up between Intel and Mitsubishi, the battle for third place in the tablet market and a bold numbering strategy for Microsoft's newest OS.

News Scan: Apple rushes iOS 8 bug fix; Intel pumps $1.5B into Chinese mobile chip makers; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Sept. 26, including Apple pushing iOS 8.0.2 ASAP, Intel stacking their chips with an investment over one billion, 3-D construction apps that are catching on, the red tape holding autonomous vehicles back and the future of cars with V2X communications.

Microsoft beefs up audio quality for mobile Skype users

Microsoft is improving the audio quality for mobile users of its Skype VoIP software, a popular low-cost communication option for small businesses and business travelers.

Apple releases new iOS 8 update to fix problem, earlier issues

Apple has issued a update that resolves the issues caused by the iOS 8.0.1 update.

Apple execs promise quick fix for iOS 8 update bug that disrupted cell service, Touch ID

Apple executives say the company is working "around the clock" to fix a bug in its iOS 8.0.1 update that disrupted cellular phone service and Touch ID security, according to an article at  The Verge.

News Scan: Curved displays and smartphone innovation; Medical ID in iOS 8 could be life saver; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Sept. 22, including how the curved display will affect mobile devices, why iOS 8 and its medical history function could come in handy, the shuffling of the C-suite at Oracle, beacon messaging and its effect on app users and the security strength brought along by BYOx.