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Samsung plans innovation in enterprise wearable space

Here at FierceMobileIT we've been curious about the use of wearables within the enterprise. We've covered everything from Google Glass at airports to Apple Watch in factories, and now Samsung is detailing its plans for innovation within the enterprise wearable space.

BYOx and the underpants strategy

Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) is an all-encompassing concept that goes beyond BYOD policies that are mainly aimed at employee-owned smartphones and tablets in the workplace. Driven by the evolution of wearable technology, EMM includes smart watches, glasses, shoes and even underpants--should it come to that.

News Scan: U.S. extends lead as top malware nation; Wearable tech needs to be fashionable; More

The top news stories for July 16, 2014.

Disruptive technologies will dominate in 2014

2014 is quickly shaping up to be the year of disruptive technogy, as confirmed by Deloitte's new report, "Inspiring Disruption".

Securing wearable technology in the enterprise

Wearable devices are the latest disruption to the mobile ecosystem, raising new concerns for businesses around security, privacy and compliance.

Google Glass in the office? Get legal on board

The latest wave of wearable mobile technology is on the market, and what's on the market will inevitably try to make its way inside the doors of the enterprise. Organizations that have, until now, had little interaction between the CIO shop and the legal department could soon find the carpet wearing thin between the offices.

Mobile health hubs will boost telehealth market, says IHS

The introduction of mobile health hubs is boosting the telehealth market, lowering the cost of telehealth while increasing the overall value proposition, according to IHS Technology.

Making wearables a good fit for workplace safety

Himanshu Sareen offers advice to CIOs on steps they can take to make wearable technology work in their organization and make for a safer environment.

Juniper Research joins chorus on exploding wearable device market

Juniper Research became the latest research firm to forecast an exploding wearable devices market, predicting that 130 million devices will ship by 2018, ten times higher than estimated this year.

Your own teeth as lie detectors, data collectors

A new sensor, designed to be one day embedded in tooth cavities, crowns, dentures and braces, is slated for an unveiling in September at the International Symposium on Wearable Computers.