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Many enterprises lack mobile app security expertise

Many firms do not have mobile application security expertise and remain vulnerable to insecure mobile apps downloaded by employees, warns Dionisio Zumerle, principal research analyst at Gartner.

Mobility and mobile apps are 'radically' changing the enterprise, says SAP CEO

LAS VEGAS--Mobility and mobile apps are "radically" changing the enterprise, observes SAP CEO Bill McDermott.

IT's Hottest Jobs: Mobile Applications Developer

Randy Gross explores the current hiring demand for--and skills needs from--mobile applications developers, one of the fastest job growth titles in our economy.

Mobility and analytics will 'completely transform' enterprises, predicts IBM

Mobility and analytics will combine to "completely transform" the enterprises in the coming years, predicts a new report from IBM Global Business Services.

News Scan: Most firms pick the wrong person; Mobile apps built by tech giants; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Aug. 25, including some of the mistakes that employers make while hiring new enterprise workers, the monopoly by the top tech firms when it comes to apps, the expected direction of mobile revenues, the possible delay on the iPhone 6 and the new venture between Kinvey and VMware.

Enterprise virtual assistant tech may be on the horizon

If Apple and Google get their way, Siri and Google Now might soon vie for attention as your virtual secretary. According to news reports, both smartphone manufacturers are looking at ways connect their virtual assistant technology to enterprise data to give workers a whole new way of accessing company apps and information.

The role of mobile tech in treating mental health issues

Arranging a doctor appointment or checking insurance benefits are a couple of low-risk ways patients can engage with the healthcare supply chain via mobile without putting too much of their personal data at risk. Now, the Guardian's  Conor Farrington wonders if mobile technology can also be used to offer people better access to mental health treatment.

News Scan: New Android malware threat snoops SMS messages; Try mobile app development, but don't overthink it

Read the hottest Mobile IT news for Aug. 12, including a new Android threat that eavesdrops on text conversations, the always growing mobile investment space, a few tips to creating a killer enterprise app, a potential triumvirate in the mobile OS world and OpenTable's plan to streamline the restaurant experience using mobility.

An Apple a day keeps the doctor mobile

Apple is one of the top mobile health solutions providers, based on the popularity of the iPad among medical professionals and the numerous mHealth apps for iPhone users, judges market research firm TechNavio.

Hilton is betting $500M that mobile will give it an edge in the hotel wars

Hilton is investing half a billion dollars in mobile technology to enable guests to choose their room, check in, unlock their door, order room service and check out using their mobile devices.