Apple has settled a patent lawsuit related to its Siri digital assistant, agreeing to pay up $24.9 million to Dallas-based Dynamic Advances, which licenses the technology in dispute from Rensselear Polytechnic Institute.
Bluvision was named as the leader among 24 Bluetooth low energy beacon vendors, based in part on its support for asset tracking and industrial applications, according to a competitive market analysis by ABI Research.
Microsoft released Thursday its Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview Build 14322 for Insiders in the Fast ring, according to a Windows blog post.
Mobile file access is a key feature of Syncplicity's enterprise file sync and share product being deployed by German industrial and engineering giant Siemens as part of its SmartStorage project.
Even though Apple's iPhone does not support it, rich communication services, or RCS, is forecast by ABI Research to become the dominant messaging technology by 2021.
Adobe and Dropbox are extending their mobile partnership from iOS to Android devices, enabling Android users to open, sign, highlight, annotate, or add comments to PDF documents stored in Dropbox using the Android mobile Acrobat Reader app.
Google is adding native Bluetooth beacon support for its latest Chrome for Android update as part of its Physical Web initiative, the company said in a blog post.
Microsoft's Skype will begin offering free group video calling on mobile devices, including Android and iOS devices, in the coming weeks.
Enterprise mobility company Kony launched Tuesday a new solution it said will help businesses mobilize field workers using SAP business applications in a month.
IBM unveiled Thursday two initiatives that aim to revitalize the fan experience at sports venues through mobile and Web engagement.