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Report: Samsung plans to launch more Tizen-based smartphones this year

Samsung is planning to launch more Tizen-based smartphones across a range of prices points later this, according to an unnamed source cited by Reuters. What this will mean for business users remains unclear.

OnePlus unveils fingerprint sensor for its latest smartphone that's 'faster than Touch ID'

Mobile security is an ongoing IT concern when it comes to BYOD, while convenience is a priority for users. To address both of these concerns, Chinese firm OnePlus has added a fingerprint sensor to its Android-based OnePlus 2 smartphone that it claims is faster than Apple's Touch ID.

Tablet market sees largest quarterly drop ever, says ABI

Tablets shipments declined by the largest amount since the category's inception in 2009, according to ABI Research. Shipments of branded tablets declined by 35 percent quarter-over-quarter and 16 percent year-over-year in the first quarter of this year.

Spotlight: Good Technology launches Good Work app for Apple Watch

Enterprise mobility management firm Good Technology launched on Monday a version of its Good Work secure enterprise email and collaboration app for the Apple Watch.

Amazon tries to give Alexa a boost over rivals Siri and Cortana

Amazon took a number of steps on Thursday help Alexa, the less well-known cousin of ditigal assistants Siri and Cortana, gains some visibility in the connected device marketplace.

SAP develops 12 Apple Watch apps for internal use, but they could be available for enterprises soon

SAP has developed 12 Apple Watch apps for internal employee use, which could be made available to enterprise customers, depending on demand, Rick Costanzo, executive vice president and general manager of telco and mobile at SAP, told FierceMobileIT.

Feds propose rule regarding data collection under corporate wellness programs

As more companies use wearables as part of their wellness programs, the federal government is raising concerns about how companies use the health-related data collected by those devices.

IBM eases mobile data sharing for police, emergency response agencies through new cloud offerings

IBM is expanding its cloud offerings to ease mobile data sharing and improve data analytics for police, public safety and emergency management agencies.

Spotlight: Apple to move fingerprint scanner into display, eliminate home button in iPhone

Apple is developing touch and display driver integration single chip solutions for iPhones, according to sources in Taiwan's chip industry cited by a DigiTimes report. Apple would move its...

Smart Vision raises $6.1M to develop iPhone-based eye exam tech

Startup Smart Vision Labs has raised $6.1 million to fund development of a device that attaches to an iPhone and enables doctors to perform mobile eye exams.