Shifts for iOS enables users to keep track of irregular work shifts on their iPhone, according to a TechRepublic article.
Feds granted Apple a patent for technology that would enable mobile device users to share and interact with app data in real time.
BI Worldwide, a global engagement agency, is using the Qstream mobile sales performance app, for its new Got!t sales reinforcement product to improve employee training for enterprises across a range of industries in 120 countries.
Southwest Airlines has updated its iOS mobile app by supporting Apple's Passbook, which enables users to access their boarding passes from the lock screen.
Expedia has been gobbling up online travel competitors recently. It just announced an agreement to buy Orbitz for $1.34 billion, following an agreement to acquire Travelocity for $280 million in January. To what does Expedia attribute its success? For one thing, its mobile strategy, according to Jerald Singh, head of mobile products at Expedia.
Reserve has raised $15 million to continue development of its mobile app that enables users to make restaurant reservations and pay the check, reports TechCrunch.
As part of its partnership with Microsoft, Dropbox has released an app for Windows smartphones and tablets.
It is unlikely that app developers will ever see a standard approach to mobile app development, observes Suhas Uliyar, vice president of mobile strategy at Oracle.
Workers who practice BYOD could now have an easier way to obtain reimbursement for company-related data usage on their smartphones with "Good Work for Data," just released by Good Technology.
Every Dec. 24 since 1955, instead of tracking nuclear missiles, North America's first and last line of defense NORAD tracks Santa Claus and his reindeer. Back then, children had to use rudimentary technology known as the rotary phone and call NORAD. Now, kids can check where Santa is simply by using an app on their smartphone.