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Microsoft inks deals to preinstall Office, other software on 11 manufacturers' devices

Microsoft has inked agreements with Samsung, Dell and nine other manufacturers to preinstall its Office software as well as its OneNote, OneDrive and Skype on Android devices.

Spotlight: Samsung teams with Syntonic on secure split billing for mobile

Korean smartphone maker Samsung is teaming with Syntonic to offer enterprises secure mobile split billing for Knox Workspace devices.

Samsung not ceding mobile payments space to Apple

Korean electronics conglomerate Samsung, which has surpassed Apple in the smartphone space, now wants to challenge Cupertino in the mobile payments space with its purchase of mobile wallet startup LoopPay.

News Scan: Patil named nation's chief data scientist; Samsung acquires LoopPay to counter Apple Pay; More

The top news stories for Feb. 19, 2015.

When it comes to mobility, SMBs go upscale

While small and medium-sized businesses might be pinching pennies in other areas, they are opting for the pricey iPhone when it comes to smartphones.

Spotlight: Samsung to offer wireless charging for cheaper smartphones

Cheaper Samsung smartphones will get wireless charging this year.

Smart TVs spying on consumers again--this time collecting voice data

You may remember when LG got caught red-handed spying on viewers via Smart TVs, so you might think this a story on the same activity in other brands. But this story is about Smart TVs that collect voice data--from things you say near your TV at home or at the office. 

New Good for Samsung KNOX can squash Android security bugs before they infect the network

To address IT security worries about Android devices, enterprise mobility management vendor Good Technology and Android smartphone maker Samsung Tuesday unveiled Tuesday Good for Samsung KNOX, a mobile security container and app ecosystem for Android devices.

Spotlight: Oracle, Samsung to team on mobile cloud services

Oracle and Samsung are teaming on mobile cloud services, reports the Korea Times, quoting sources familiar with the discussions.

News Scan: BlackBerry wants mobile app net neutrality; Google to sell wireless services; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Friday, Jan. 23.