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Spotlight: AT&T Mobility sees rapid rise in connected devices

AT&T Mobility said it has seen rapid growth in connected device connections last year.

Device proliferation threatens to overwhelm IT pros, survey finds

To help IT pros cope with device proliferation, Dell is updating its KACE K1000 mobility management platform to enable enterprises to discover, configure, secure and manage computers and devices in multi-platform environments.

Record-setting profit at Apple couldn't prevent slide of iPad

Despite setting records with its most recent quarterly results, Apple continues to see its iPad sales slide. Apple is betting that its alliance with IBM will spur iPad adoption in the enterprise and revive iPad sales.

Enterprises are finding many use cases for wearables

While consumers seem unimpressed by wearables such as Google Glass, enterprises are finding many use cases for these devices. One company that has stepped up to the plate in providing apps for wearables is the enterprise software giant SAP.

Procurement needs to think differently about selecting mobility vendors

The enterprise procurement department needs to think different when it comes to selecting enterprise mobility vendors and signing contracts, advises enterprise mobility firm Tangoe.

Smartphone is catalyst for mobile payments revolution

New technologies, such are digital wallets, cryptocurrencies, and mobile peer-to-peer payments, are transforming the way we transact our business, observes an article at MIT Technology Review."The smartphone is the catalyst for a lot of change in this industry," says Dana Stalder, a venture capitalist with Matrix Partners.

Steps to empower field workers with context-aware services

Context-aware services can leverage the mobile devices field service workers carry with them and the data that is generated by those devices and by other sources to improve their performance and better satisfy customers.

Microsoft's HoloLens: Not so mobile, but powerful smartglasses for the enterprise

Microsoft unveiled last week its HoloLens, a holographic headset and platform that offer the computing power that enterprises need to perform complex task requiring hands-free work and holographic images that can be combined with real images in exciting ways. Unfortunately, it's not all that mobile.

News Scan: Shapr gets $3M for business networking app; HP unveils enterprise-ready mobile devices; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Wednesday, Jan. 21, including Shapr's $3 million for business networking app, HP's eight new mobile devices for the enterprise, Open Internet Consortium's IoT framework code preview, LOCX's secures apps and photos on Android devices and Instagram's invitation to Android users to beta test new features.

News Scan: Apple to offer stylus for 'iPad Pro'; Google to release Calendar for iPhone; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Jan. 20, including a possible stylus for the iPad, Google's release of its Calendar app for the iPhone, wearables and wireless charging get a boost, Google Glass graduating and what this year will mean for voice over Wi-Fi.