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Smartphone users to total 1.75B this year, says eMarketer

Smartphone users are forecast by eMarketer to total 1.75 billion this year, while mobile phone users worldwide will total 4.55 billion this year.

Is Microsoft's Office-for-iOS delay a ploy?

Microsoft's delay in providing a version of Office for iOS and Android until next year may be a ploy to give its Windows 8 operating system and Surface tablet some time to gain traction in the enterprise, judged Steve Ranger with ZDNet.

RIM to introduce Mobile Fusion, MDM solution for competing platforms

Research In Motion (NASDAQ: RIMM) said it plans to introduce mobile device management tools that will work with competing mobile platforms Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iOS and Google's (NASDAQ: GOOG)

Keynote Systems buys DeviceAnywhere to extend reach into enterprise mobility

Mobile cloud company Keynote Systems has agreed to acquire DeviceAnywhere, which offers an enterprise-class cloud-based platform for testing and monitoring websites and apps. The deal is worth

Microsoft speeds up Mango rollout

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) said it is speeding up its rollout of the Windows Phone 7 update known as Mango. Citing successful updates in every country, carrier and for nearly every Windows Phone model,

Microsoft begins Mango update for Windows Phone 7

Microsoft's (NASDAQ: MSFT) long-awaited Mango update for the Windows Phone 7 OS has finally begun. The software giant announced that it is officially rolling out Windows Phone 7.5, otherwise known as

In light of merger, AT&T, T-Mobile need to give enterprise customers assurances

One nagging problem that AT&T's (NYSE: T) proposed $39-billion takeover of T-Mobile USA has created is the fact that T-Mobile subscribers aren't so wild about becoming AT&T subscribers,

Verizon rolls out enterprise app store

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) Wireless introduced the Verizon Wireless Private Applications Store for Business during its annual Verizon Developer Community Conference, promising enterprise customers and

Operators need to step it up in the tablet space

Tablets may be flooding retail stores everywhere but consumers are hard-pressed to find 3G-enabled tablets, and when they do, they don't usually activate the 3G capability. A recent report from ABI

Report: Apple iOS, Android seeing parallel growth trajectories in enterprise

Corporate email software provider Good Technology released its quarterly device activations report covering the fourth quarter and found that Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL) iOS continued to be the most