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News Scan: UK shoppers embrace mobile; Hospital gives nurses iPhones; more

Quick takes on mobile IT news for Friday, 11/22 including: the increase of mobile shopping in consumers from the U.K., one medical center's iPhone giveaway to nurses, benefits of the mobile industry in Latin America, that time Texas sued mobile content providers for false advertising and the latest on Microsoft's takeover of Nokia.

Pfizer looks to cut its dosage of BlackBerry

One of the largest employers in the United States and Western Europe is telling its employees not to renew their BlackBerry contracts when they're up, according to a memo to employees obtained by  Bloomberg News.

News Scan: Chinese team pwn iPhone 5; Smartphones will be smarter than users; More

Quick takes on mobile IT news for Wednesday, 11/13 including: China's Keen Team breaching iPhone security, a far more intelligent smartphone than the user in the coming years, an increasing correlation between mobile device usage and DPI, China's telematics market and the fate of smartglasses.

A7 chip on iPad Air is faster, performs better

One surprising revelation when the iPad Air was announced was its use of the same A7 chip that powers the iPhone 5S.

Spotlight: Misfit Shine wearable activity tracker

The  Misfit Shine  is a wearable tracker that's unlike others on the market today.

Many NTT DoCoMo customers left over lack of iPhones

Japan's dominant mobile phone carrier NTT DoCoMo has lost market share to rivals Softbank and KDDI over the last couple of years, primarily as a result of defections from users looking for iPhones.

How the new Apple iPhone 5S will impact the enterprise

Apple on Tuesday finally unveiled the iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C smartphones.

Spotlight: iPad users can now create SkyDrive notebooks with OneNote for iOS update

Microsoft's update of OneNote for iOS enables iPad users to create SkyDrive notebooks as well as create, delete and rename sections, explained Avneesh Kohli, program manager on the OneNote team.

Which iPhone 5S/iPhone 5C rumors should you believe?

The rumor mill has been buzzing for weeks over what Apple has up its sleeve.  FierceWireless  has compiled the most prominent iPhone rumors here.

Spotlight: Google Authenticator update wipes stored data on iPhones

Google has updated its Google Authenticator for iOS app to support Apple's Retina display, but the update also erases the settings and tokens on the user's iPhone, according to a report by AppleInsider.