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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.

Apple balks at memory-saving app slicing tech in iOS 9

Apple promised but failed to deliver app "thinning" technology in iOS 9 designed to reduce the drain apps have on phones with smaller memories, such as the recently released 16GB iPhone 6s, reported Larry Loeb, a blogger with InformationWeek.

Microsoft updates Intune with new Windows 10, iOS device features

Microsoft is introducing new features this week for managing Windows 10 and iOS devices in the latest update to its Intune enterprise mobility management platform.

Microsoft adding Secure Boot, Bitlocker encryption to Windows 10 IoT Core platform

Microsoft is bringing "enterprise-grade security" to the Windows 10 IoT Core beta, a version of Windows 10 designed for small embedded devices, Microsoft announced on Thursday. Redmond plans to add Secure Boot and Bitlocker encryption into the Windows IoT Core builds.

Spotlight: After long delay, Google Keep now available for iOS devices

After a two-year wait, Google's note-taking app, Google Keep, is now available for iOS devices, reported The Next Web.

More than 4,000 iOS apps compromised by XcodeGhost, says FireEye

XcodeGhost, the malware that infiltrated the Apple App Store through Apple's Xcode app development tool, has compromised more than 4,000 iOS apps, according to research by security firm FireEye.