There's one big problem with location-based services that use GPS; it can't reach inside buildings. Location-based startup IndoorAtlas came up with a solution to this problem: use a building's magnetic field to locate mobile users.
Enterprise mobility goes well beyond BYOD. It is also about mobile business intelligence, ultra-personalization in mobile marketing and creating consumer experiences in time through mobile moments. Here are five enterprise mobility trends that are impacting business beyond BYOD.
Airlines are increasingly viewing inflight connectivity as a vital work tool for the crew, not just an amenity for passengers.
Microsoft plans to launch the Office Universal apps preview for Windows 10 for phone by the end of April.
Amazon is shutting down its Appstore TestDrive service that enabled users to try out an app before buying, Amazon's Corey Badcock announced in a blog post.
Next week, Microsoft is planning to release the next service update for its cloud-based Intune enterprise mobility management platform with new features for Android devices.
Under a partnership deal announced Thursday, Microsoft will integrate its mobile apps with Cyanogen's Android-based open mobile operating system.
Google unveiled Wednesday handwriting input for Android apps, which enables users to handwrite text and emojis into any Android app in 82 languages and using 20 distinct scripts.
To address mobile security concerns in the BYOD era, Marble Security today released AppHawk, an enterprise mobile threat intelligence and defense service designed to secure a growing threat to enterprises--mobile app insecurity.
Apple and IBM made headlines when they announced their enterprise mobility partnership last year. Now the two firms are taking that partnership and expanding it to medical research.