Mobile applications

Latest Headlines

Latest Headlines

Spotlight: Ryder launches fuel receipt app for commercial rental customers

Ryder System, a commercial vehicle fleet management and truck rental firm, launched Monday a new fuel receipt app for its commercial rental customers in North America.

Startup embeds fingerprint scanner in smartphone display glass

Startup Sonavation promises to build the fingerprint scanner right into the phone's glass and make it available for mobile devices or even Internet of Things devices.

Cortana for iOS beta now in hands of testers

While Cortana is seen by many as the poor cousin to Apple's Siri, Microsoft is charging ahead anyway with its Cortana app for Apple's iOS devices, offering the beta version to testers recently.

Microsoft's PowerApps enables employees to build mobile business apps without writing code

Microsoft introduced Monday its PowerApps enterprise service that enables employees to build and share their own mobile and web business apps without writing code and makes it easier for app developers and IT pros to deploy apps to employees faster.

4 enterprise benefits from integrating mobile APM with user experience monitoring

Employees and consumers are becoming increasingly dependent on mobile devices and apps. As a result, companies need ensure a quality mobile user experience across their portfolio of mobile apps, observed Mike Marks, chief product evangelist at Aternity. In this contributed article, Marks argues that a unified approach to mobile end-user experience monitoring is the best way for enterprises to ensure a quality user experience.

Spotlight: Microsoft releases updates to Skype apps for iPhone, iPad

Microsoft released on Monday updates to its Skype apps for iPhone and iPad, with new shortcuts to detected data and improved multitasking capabilities, reported AppleInsider.

Enterprise use cases will fuel growth in augmented reality market, says ABI

While the augmented reaily market is just starting to take off, ABI Research predicts that it will pass virtual reality in terms of market value, reaching $100 billion by 2020, or a compound annual growth rate of 73 percent from 2015 to 2020.

Vidyo, Mitel expand partners to bring HD videoconferencing to Mitel customers

Videoconferencing provider Vidyo and cloud-based unified communications firm Mitel announced Thursday a global expansion of their partnership to deliver high-definition video conferencing capabilities, including over mobile devices, to the enterprise.

IBM wants to help sports venues cater to mobile fans

IBM unveiled Thursday two initiatives that aim to revitalize the fan experience at sports venues through mobile and Web engagement.

APX Labs receives $13M from investors, including GE, for enterprise wearables platform

APX Labs – a company known for Skylight, its smartglasses platform for enterprises – just added $13 million to its pockets after its latest funding round.