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Security firm Identiv awarded 4 mobility patents

Identiv, a Fremont, California-based security firm, has been awarded four patents by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for near-field communications, mobile and security inventions.

Spotlight: Lenovo unveils enterprise-ready ThinkPad 10 tablet

China-based computer maker Lenovo unveiled on Thursday a 10-inch ThinkPad 10 enterprise-ready tablet, which ships with Windows 10 pre-installed on an Intel Atom quad core processor.

Spotlight: Ginger partners with Any.do to streamline note-taking for Android users

Android keyboard maker Ginger and note-taking app startup Any.do are partnering to enable Android users to take notes, dictate tasks and make to-do lists directly from the Ginger Keyboard's "smart bar."

Microsoft adds LG, Sony to list of Android tablet makers pre-installing Office, Skype

On Monday, Microsoft announced that it signed up 20 more manufacturers to its program to pre-stall Office, OneNote, OneDrive and Skype on Android tablets, including big names LG and Sony.

Disney's MagicBands program has lessons for other businesses

Disney said that it's MagicBands program is so successful that the company plans to expand it, according to a Reuters story. 

Spotlight: Next iPad Pro to include stylus support, split-screen mode

The next Apple iPad Pro, expected to be a 12.9-inch version, could include stylus support and split-screen mode, according to a report by the Irish Examiner, citing a patent application it tracked down.

Takeover rumors swirl as BlackBerry plans to cut workforce at device unit

As rumors swirl that Microsoft is looking to buy BlackBerry, the Canadian mobility firm reportedly plans to cut employees from its mobile device unit.

Wearables to be part of everyday workflow by 2020

Wearables will become a main staple for enterprises and industrial work settings by 2020, according to a report by research firm Tractica.

Fluke Networks wants a world without borders – at least for the enterprise

Fluke Networks this week unveiled an enterprise product strategy to align its portfolio with the requirements of the "borderless enterprise" – any company whose employees rely on the flow of digital information to conduct business, regardless of location or device.

Spotlight: Apple Watch maker Quanta blames labor shortage for device delays

Apple Watch maker Quanta said that a labor shortage during the Lunar New Year holding was to blaicim for the recent shortage of the sought-after wearable, DigiTimes reported.