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News Scan: Merchants can provide on-the-go feedback with Yelp app; Jailbroken iPhones vulnerable to eavesdropping malware; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Dec. 16, including the latest feature Yelp is providing business owners, how jailbreaking an iPhone affects its security, the ever-increasing mobile transactions market, more and more cell phone users turning to smartphones and the fastest growing mobile device by ownership.

News Scan: Facebook unveils mobile search engine; Walgreens launches mobile medical advice; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT stories for Tuesday, Dec. 9, including Facebook bringing its search engine to mobile devices, Walgreens launching mobile app for constant medical advice, smartphone shipments surging 6.1 percent in Western Europe, conservative banks making foray into mobile payments and enterprises showing increased interest in mobile enterprise apps.

News Scan: ThinkingPhones gets $57M for mobile expansion; IoT key feature of office of the future; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Dec. 4, including even more VC funding for ThinkingPhones, what will be staples in the office of the future, how Latin America fleets are modernizing, a helpful app analytic tool from App Annie and another mobile payment solution from Line.

Vimeo overhauls mobile website; Mobile grabs larger share of Cyber Monday pie;

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Dec. 2, including a shift toward mobility for Vimeo, an increase in mobile traffic on Cyber Monday, China dethroned by India as the fastest growing smartphone market, the expected jump for LTE handset shipments and an executive move by Kony.

News Scan: Mobile overtakes desktop in online shopping race; Samsung's mobile chief to stay on; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Monday, Dec. 1., including mobile overtaking desktop in online shopping for first time, Samsung's mobile chief to remain in job, mobile commerce transactions to reach $197 billion annually by 2019, mobile tech fuels growth in APAC healthcare IT market and telematics service revenues to reach $7.3 billion by 2019.

News Scan: iPad to see 1st year of declining shipments; Mobile banking top retail banking priority; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Nov. 25, including the jfirst year of decline for the iPad, mobile banking becoming the No. 1 priority for retail banks, why mobile broadband modems are down for the third year, the next mobile trend U.S. shoppers are embracing and the data throttles that T-Mobile plans to throttle.

News Scan: Verizon joins Sprint in cutting jobs; Apple to accept China UnionPay cards in China stores; more

Check out the hottest news items for Nov. 17, including the expected job cuts at Verizon, Apple cozying up to China's UnionPay, the growth on the horizon for 802.15.4 wireless devices, new readable tech from Fujitsu and a plan for iBeacons from Hudson's Bay.

News Scan: BlackBerry unveils BES 12, teams with Samsung; Scopely raises $35M for mobile gaming; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Nov. 13, including the newest iteration of BlackBerry's enterprise platform, the latest investment in a mobile gaming company, how high tablets jumped this quarter, how popular mobile transactions will be and the effect mobility has had in Africa.

Mobility is forcing businesses to rethink how they get and keep customers, says Forrester

Mobility is one of the most disruptive technologies for business in decades. It is forcing businesses to rethink how they win, serve and retail customers, writes Forrester Research analyst Julie Ask.

Mobile shopping will set records this holiday season, predicts IBM

When it comes to online shopping, the mobile device will be as important a part of the holiday season this year as eggnog and mistletoe.