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Intel Creates New Mobile And Communications Business Unit

Intel is ramping up its efforts to move into the tablet and smartphone spaces through a reorganization that is bringing together four divisions to create a mobile and communications unit. Read More >

Forrester's Five Futuristic Computing Form Factors

Forrester Research analyst Sarah Rotman Epps puts aside the tablet talk to discuss five computing form factors she sees possibly gaining momentum in the future. Read More >

Motorola Solutions Introduces Rugged Mobile Computing Series

The MC2100 series leverages the same hardware platform as other Motorola mobile computing products. Read More >

Ottawa Hospital Manages iPhone, iPad Deployment With Aruba Mobile Platform

The Ottawa Hospital in Ontario is using Aruba's WiFi Mobile Virtual Enterprise architecture to manage thousands of iPhones and iPads. Read More >

Cloud Computing Will Go Mobile, Social in 2012

As employees increasingly adopt BYOD, social networking and collaboration, cloud computing is changing to meet the needs of both the workers and the IT organization. Read More >

Android, iOS Dominate U.S. Smartphone Market, Nielsen Finds

Google's Android operating system share is 43 percent, while Apple's iOS platform has 28 percent share, totaling 71 percent total market share. Read More >

Salesforce.com Takes AppExchange Mobile With iOS, Android

Salesforce.com makes its AppExchange application store for CRM professionals available via smartphones and tablets based on Apple's iOS and Google's Android platforms. Read More >

RIM Extends Support to iPhone, Android With BlackBerry Mobile Fusion

RIM's upcoming BlackBerry Mobile Fusion management platform supports not only BlackBerry but also Apple's iPhone and Google Android. Read More >

Mobile & Wireless Slideshow: Smartphone Addiction: A Workplace Epidemic?

Would you or your employees feel depressed, anxious or physically ill if you had to go a week without a smartphone? According to recent research from enterprise mobility services vendor iPass, Inc., the majority of us say we expect to show these physical or psychological signs of addiction if we had to put down our iPhones, Android smartphones or Blackberrys for a few days. The research finds... Read More >

IT Management Slideshow: Smartphone Addiction: Nine Telltale Signs

We recently reported on a study that sheds light on the increasing prevalence of smartphone addiction, in which 88% of professionals polled say they'd feel either disoriented, distraught, lonely or physically ill if they went without their device for a working week. You may dismiss your own constant use of a... Read More >

Health Care IT Going Mobile, Slow to Embrace Cloud: CompTIA

Physician practices are eager to adopt smartphones and tablets but lag behind in cloud computing and EHR training, according to a study by IT association CompTIA. Read More >

Apple iPhone, Android Top Choices of Enterprise Workers

Apple's iPhone and Google Android top a recent survey of enterprise workers' smartphones, outpacing RIM's BlackBerry and Windows Phone. Read More >

Android's Global Smartphone Share Hits 52%: Gartner

Google's Android operating system hit 52.5 percent market share worldwide for the third quarter, compared with 15 percent for Apple's iPhone, according to Gartner. Read More >

Google Killing Off Gmail App for Blackberry

Google is shelving its Gmail App for Blackberry to focus on mobile Web browsing software for its core messaging application. The news comes as Research in Motion struggles. Read More >

Mobile Data Explosion Driven by Video, Ericsson Report Finds

Mobile broadband subscriptions will reach almost 5 billion in 2016, up from the expected 900 million by the end of 2011. Read More >

iPhone, iPad, BYOD Dominate Hot Tech Projects

In recent weeks, our roundup of hot tech projects has yielded two notable trends: multiple instances of organizations activating bring-your-own-device policies; and a growing number of companies piloting or deploying iPad, iPhone and even iPod. Information for this feature is provided exclusively to CIO Insight by the researchers at DiscoverOrg. Read More >

Tablets, Smartphones Cause Surge in Data Use: Oracle

Consumer demand for applications is growing significantly, according to an Oracle report, while tablet sales are surging. Read More >

RIM Hit With Lawsuits Over BlackBerry Services Outage

RIM is beginning to face lawsuits over the BlackBerry services outage that hit users across the globe earlier in October. Read More >

Sony Buys Out Ericsson in Bid to Strengthen Mobility Offerings

Sony plans on buying out Ericsson's stake in their joint mobility venture in order to create a consolidated platform more capable of battling Samsung and Apple. Read More >

Management Slideshow: Should IT Jettison the BlackBerry?

When Canadian firm Research In Motion (RIM) unleashed the first Blackberry devices on the world in 1999, it marked the first time corporate IT departments had a viable option for delivering Email to employees' mobile phones. No wonder the devices spread like a wildfire throughout corporate America, spawning a generation of professional "CrackBerry" addicts. But, as the mobile phone market... Read More >

Mobile & Wireless Slideshow: RIM's BlackBerry Outage: Nine Ways to Restore Enterprise Goodwill

Research In Motion's BlackBerry services outage, which left some users worldwide without Email and messaging for more than a day, was a public relations challenge for the company, and an event that some analysts say could have a dramatic impact on RIM's future. It remains to be seen whether RIM's plans for a host of new "superphones" running the BBX operating system will help it regain market... Read More >

VMware, Verizon Partner on Horizon Mobile Smartphone

The new VMware Horizon system will enable enterprise staff members to bring their own devices to work and deploy them for work and personal use without having to forfeit the device when the worker leaves the company. Read More >

Mobile & Wireless Slideshow: iPhone 4S, 4, or 3GS: Which Should You Choose?

With Apple's iPhone 4S already breaking sales records -- the company says it sold 4 million units in the first three days after the smartphone's Oct. 14 launch -- and Sprint added to the list of wireless carriers offering the handset, you're probably looking to understand the key differences in Apple's line of smartphones. For many enterprises now, the question is not "How do we keep these... Read More >

BlackBerry Enterprise Defections Expected to Climb: Report

A survey by analyst firm Enterprise Management Associates reveals that the reason for the mass abandonment of BlackBerry devices in the enterprise is primarily due to a lack of user satisfaction. Only 16 percent of respondents indicated they were completely satisfied with their BlackBerry smartphone. Read More >

Apple Sells 4 Million iPhone 4S Units in First Weekend

Apple's iPhone 4S sold 4 million units during its first weekend in release, leading one analyst to predict a better-than-expected quarter for the company. Read More >

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