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Convo unveils updated mobile app for its revised collaboration platform

Enterprise mobile messaging and collaboration firm Convo unveiled Tuesday mobile iOS and Android versions of its collaboration platform.

Infographic: Managing mobile security threats in the enterprise

Secure mobile messaging firm Neon SMS has put together an infographic that examines the proliferation of mobile security threats by platform and some strategies firms can use to lessen risks.

4 steps to unleash the power of mobile messaging in enterprises

While mobile messaging can be a powerful communication tool in the enterprises, there are three primary roadblocks to its adoption, wrote Sean Hungerford of BlackBerry. Hungerford offers four steps to overcome these roadblocks and unleash the productive power of mobile messaging.

Startup Caliber shifts strategy to capitalize on surging mobile messaging use

Responding to the increasing demand for messaging apps, startup Caliber is shifting its enterprise strategy to focus more on that use case, reported  TechCrunch.

Spotlight: VaporChat raises $1.5M to make mobile messages disappear

Startup VaporChat has recently raised $1.5 million to develop its mobile messaging app that enables users to "un-send" texts and photos, as well as prevent recipients from copying or saving the contents of the messages, reported TechCrunch.

Oracle turns to Syniverse for mobile messaging to connect its sprawling workforce

Enterprise software giant Oracle needed a mobile messaging product that could connect its 120,000 employee strong workforce in 160 countries. It turned to Syniverse for help.

After getting a late mobile start, Facebook comes roaring back

Despite getting a late start monetizing its mobile properties, Facebook is coming roaring back, according to its most recent quarterly results.

News Scan: Apple to launch new iPads Oct. 16; US lawmakers vote for Apple; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, Oct. 8, including a release date of Oct. 16 for new iPad, business messaging startup Avaamo raises $6.3 million in seed funding, tablet shipments seeing small growth due to larger smartphones and notebooks, lawmakers' preference for Apple products and mobile VoIP's rise to the top of global VoIP connections.

News Scan: Facebook closes $22B WhatsApp buy; Microsoft unveils new Office 365 plans for SMBs; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Oct. 7, including the final touches on the Facebook acquisition of WhatsApp, how Microsoft plans to market Office 365 to SMBs, why companies will soon need to put a premium on developing better batteries, the expected displays for future wearables and where the RFID middleware market is headed.

News Scan: Snapchat secures $20M; Aetna shuts down CarePass mHealth app; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, Aug. 27, including Snapchat's $20 million boost from an investment firm, Aetna's decision to get rid of the CarePass mHealth app, Intel's reveal of its 3G mini-modem or IoT devices, more mobile messaging service options for the enterprise and the role millennials need mobile to play in their in-car experience.