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Novitex unveils new tool for mobile workers in need of a temporary workspace

Mobile workers who book office spaces may find solace in a new mobile reservation and tracking tool that allows them to communicate with colleagues on workspace location.

New Cat S40 rugged Android smartphone targets users in demanding work environments

Cat phones announced Wednesday that the Cat S40 rugged Android smartphone is now available in the U.S. market.

Spotlight: Apple reportedly buys VocalIQ speech recognition startup to improve Siri

Apple has purchased VocalIQ, a speech recognition startup that uses artificial intelligence to improve computer-human communication, the Financial Times reported, citing sources close to the transaction.

Infographic: B2B mobile commerce taking off

While much of the focus on mobile commerce has been on the consumer market, the business-to-business mobile commerce market is also going strong, according to data collected by Usablenet.

New iOS malware presents unique challenges for IT security folks

Apple's reputation for rock-solid security has been challenged in recent months. The latest challenge is the YiSpecter malware that is attacking Apple devices by abusing private application programming interfaces.

App developers are slow to support Apple Watch

Application developers are taking their sweet time developing apps for Apple Watch, and the jury's still out on what the incentives are for app makers who support the wearable, according to information released by research firm Strategy Analytics.

Trimble's new mobile app automatically updates driver logs

Trimble unveiled on Wednesday its Trimble FieldMaster Logs mobile app for fleet and field services organizations. Drivers log on to an in-cab tablet running the app and their duty status automatically updates so that information is always current.

Good Technology gets 'Box-ed in' with new content management capability

Good Technology, soon to be merged with BlackBerry, took advantage of the media attention around the annual Boxworks conference to announce that it is extending the mobile content management capabilities of its Good Dynamics Secure Mobility Platform to cloud storage provider Box.

Popular work tool Skype gets makeover for Android Wear

The latest version of Skype for Android includes better integration with Android Wear, Google's wearables platform.

Urban Airship Connect wants to help businesses better understand their mobile customers

Mobile engagement company Urban Airship today announced Connect – its new service that provides businesses with real-time customer data that in turn allows those businesses and their marketers to target customers with relevant offers.