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News Scan: Coca-Cola test interactive vending machine; Samsung, Apple factory employees exposed to carcinogens; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for May 5, including Coca-Cola's vending machines of the future, the expected rise in Wi-Fi chipsets, how Chinese factory workers for Samsung and Apple were exposed to a catergory 1 carcinogen, the top downloaded apps and one mobile ad startup that raised $8 million.

Smartphone apps replacing embedded telematics units for hailing, dispatching taxis

Smartphone apps are replacing embedded in-vehicle telematics units as the primary communications technology for hailing cabs and managing taxi fleets, according to ABI Research.

City of Boston tackles BYOD trend, smartphone apps

The public sector is struggling with the same things the private sector is when it comes to the bring-your-own device trend and how to leverage smartphone technology for both internal and

Investigation finds smartphone apps violating user privacy

A Wall Street Journal investigation of 101 popular smartphone apps, which includes games and other software applications for the iPhone and Android devices--showed that 56 transmitted the devices'