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Infographic: Watch out for these BYOD pitfalls

BYOD can enhance employees' productivity and their willingness to work extra hours, yet there are BYOD pitfalls that companies need to avoid.

Infographic: What do most workers do during mobile conference calls? It's not work

Mobile conferencing is on the rise, but not everyone is doing work when they listen in on a conference call using their mobile phone.

Shadow IT can obscure BYOD security risks

Blocking or ignoring BYOD can cause employees to take matters into their own hands, resulting in shadow IT that can pose security risks for the enterprise.

Asia-Pacific firms adopt mobility without clear strategy, says IDC

Enterprises in the Asia-Pacific region are increasingly adopting mobility. However, few of those firms have a clear strategy of how to use mobile devices effectively in the workplace, a survey by IDC finds.

BYOD is driving SMB storage market growth, says IDC

The BYOD trend, along with strict regulatory requirements for data retention, is fueling demand for data storage at small and medium-sized businesses, IDC analyst Liz Conner tells PC World.

News Scan: Canadian CIOs support BYOD to keep the younger workforce happy; Facebook offers marketers new way to monitor consumer behavior across devices; more

>> Facebook offers marketers new way to monitor consumer behavior across devices Facebook launched a new metrics and reporting feature this week designed to help marketers understand consumer...

Malware-infected mobile devices could compromise mobile POS systems, researchers warn

Mobile devices infected with malware could compromise mobile point-of-sale terminals, warned researchers with MWR InfoSecurity.

Mobile cloud security firm Bitglass pockets $25M in VC funding

Bitglass, a provider of mobile cloud security for the enterprise, has secured another $25 million in venture capital funding, adding to the $10 million it has already raised, the company announced Tuesday.

News Scan: Free iPhone app to encrypt voice calls; LinkedIn redesigns mobile profile app; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, July 30, including Open Whisper Systems unveiling free app to encrypt voice calls on iPhones, LinkedIn's redesign of mobile app, Alcatel-Lucent taking pole position in the small cell gear market share, greenhouse gas emissions from charging mobile devices to double in the next five years and enterprise mobility solutions market to grow at 23 percent CAGR.

Data breaches, security bugs bad news for IT security pros, good news for PKI vendors

While data breaches and security bugs like Heartbleed are bad news for CISOs and IT security managers, they are apparently good news for PKI vendors and the digital certificates market.