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Survey finds dramatic drop in employers providing smartphones to employees

Only one-third of employers provide corporate smartphones to their employees, down from 58 percent last year, according to the latest Mobile Workforce Report by iPass.

Home button on iPhone, iPad poses data leakage risk

When the Home button on the Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone and iPad creates a screenshot of the current view and stores it as an image on the device, it can pose a risk that data in the screenshot could be leaked, according to a mobile app security assessment conducted by Mushegh Hakhinian.

Spotlight: SlideShark for PowerPoint on the iPad, iPhone

SlideShark is a cloud-based solution used for viewing and sharing PowerPoint presentations on the iPad and iPhone.

Zipcar CEO: Mobile now main point of access for customers

SAN DIEGO--Zipcar CEO Scott Griffith announced that mobile is the primary way that the company's customers interact with Zipcar's services--a telling milestone for a company that launched 12 years ago with a Web-based reservation system.

Spotlight: Lightning to 30-pin adapter for iPhone 5 begins shipping

Apple's new Lightning to 30-pin adapter for the iPhone has started shipping, according to a report on MacRumors.

Spotlight: 8X8's Virtual Office Mobile 4.0 includes interface for iPhone, iPad retina display

Cloud communications provider 8x8 is tapping into the BYOD trend with the new version of its Virtual Office mobile PBX, which includes an interface designed for use with the retina display on the iPhone and iPad.

With 6M users, Pocket readies for iOS 6, iPhone 5

Pocket said it has updated its app to support Apple's iOS 6 operating system and the larger screen on the company's new iPhone 5.

Will Apple ever release an iPhone with NFC support?

Another year, another new iPhone… and still no support for Near Field Communications. Apple finally took the wraps off its long-awaited iPhone 5 on Wednesday, and for all the bells and whistles the computing giant managed to squeeze into the supermodel-thin smartphone, NFC and mobile payments capabilities were conspicuously absent.

Apple shows off new apps for iPhone 5's 4-inch screen

Apple said it redesigned its core iOS apps--from its calendar app to its iWork productivity app to its Garage Band music app--to take advantage of the iPhone 5's new, bigger display. 

YouTube develops its own iOS app

As the rift between Google and Apple grows, iOS will no longer include YouTube as a native app, and that means Google had to release one of its own.