5G follies: The network that doesn't exist

5G follies: The network that doesn't exist

There's no 5G technology, no 5G standard, no agreement on what 5G even means, and, thus, nothing to plan for

02/09/16

Android is ousting Windows from its last mobile bastion

Android is ousting Windows from its last mobile bastion

Microsoft's coming end of support for Windows Embedded is forcing the industry to look elsewhere

01/05/16

2015: The year mobile become boring

2015: The year mobile become boring

Smartphones, tablets, and smartwatches aren't quite as listless as PCs -- but they're getting there

12/29/15

iPad, Android, and Surface: The fight for the soul of the tablet

iPad, Android, and Surface: The fight for the soul of the tablet

The iPad's unique value proposition may be ending, and a new generation of laptops could displace it

12/22/15

It's official: Mobile means only iOS and Android

It's official: Mobile means only iOS and Android

Firefox OS has died, BlackBerry OS is unofficially dead, Sailfish is on life support, and Tizen is AWOL -- gone are the purported competitors

12/09/15

Let us now finally bury the BlackBerry

Let us now finally bury the BlackBerry

BlackBerry can't survive with poor-performing hardware and a privacy phone that doesn't protect your privacy

11/10/15

Windows 10 on Windows Phone: Not bad!

Windows 10 on Windows Phone: Not bad!

After five years, Microsoft finally has a reasonable smartphone platform, but it still trails the competition

11/03/15

How the mobile revolution really played out

How the mobile revolution really played out

Although smartphones and tablets are now everywhere, the manner in which they're used doesn't match all initial expectations

10/27/15

iOS still does app privacy better than Android

iOS still does app privacy better than Android

Android Marshmallow finally lets you control app access to personal data and services, but not as easily as iOS does

10/16/15

It's time for BlackBerry to kill the BlackBerry

It's time for BlackBerry to kill the BlackBerry

CEO John Chen keeps saying he may kill the now-obsolete smartphone pioneer; it's time to actually do it

10/13/15

Mobile management: What's new in iOS 9 and Android Marshmallow

Mobile management: What's new in iOS 9 and Android Marshmallow

The two main mobile operating systems have a few new tricks up their sleeves when it comes to security

10/06/15

Visual guide: The iPad's new split-screen multitasking

Visual guide: The iPad's new split-screen multitasking

Some apps on some iPads support full split-screen capabilities, so be prepared for a variable user experience in this new iOS 9 capability

09/29/15

Mobile revolution? Most companies couldn't care less

Mobile revolution? Most companies couldn't care less

Execs may pay lip service to mobile, but yet another survey shows that mobile investments don't measure up

09/25/15

iOS 9 solves the dilemma between iPad and laptop

iOS 9 solves the dilemma between iPad and laptop

New features -- some that riff off Windows tablet PCs -- lend the iPad a more laptoplike feel

09/09/15

BlackBerry buys Good, exposing MDM weakness

BlackBerry buys Good, exposing MDM weakness

The surprise purchase shows that BlackBerry's BES has been a market failure, but Good isn't doing so well either

09/04/15

The mobile app revolution has barely begun

The mobile app revolution has barely begun

Smartphone and tablet innovation may have plateaued, but the game-changing potential of mobile apps has yet to be realized

09/01/15

The ‘iPad Pro’ won’t fix Apple’s iPad problem

The ‘iPad Pro’ won’t fix Apple’s iPad problem

The purported 'iPad Pro' won't change the realities of a saturated market

08/18/15

Split your smartphone bill -- but beware the risks

Split your smartphone bill -- but beware the risks

Hidden costs and technology limitations can vaporize your savings -- and breed unhappiness

08/14/15

Office Mobile: Better on iPads than on Windows 10 tablets

Office Mobile: Better on iPads than on Windows 10 tablets

Touch-savvy Office Mobile is undercut by Windows 10, so the best tablet for Office is still an iPad

08/07/15

Office Mobile won't work on your tablet PC without this trick

Office Mobile won't work on your tablet PC without this trick

If you try to use a corporate or education Office 365 subscription on a personal tablet, Microsoft will lead you astray

07/30/15

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