The IT lowdown on iOS 10, Android Nougat, and MacOS Sierra

The IT lowdown on iOS 10, Android Nougat, and MacOS Sierra

Management controls gain a subtle set of enhancements, and users get conveniences that honor IT security requirements

09/13/16

Warning: iOS 10 makes email harder to use

Warning: iOS 10 makes email harder to use

Changes meant to be helpful instead get in users' way, especially on the iPhone

09/06/16

When Apple and Samsung fight, everyone wins

When Apple and Samsung fight, everyone wins

Both Samsung and Apple are victors, maintaining a strong focus now on quality while keeping an eye on what may be next

09/02/16

Beacons take baby steps into businesses

Beacons take baby steps into businesses

Intriguing notions are emerging on how to use the simple Bluetooth location devices for smarter work processes

08/30/16

Galaxy Note 7 catches the eye and more

Galaxy Note 7 catches the eye and more

The new Samsung phablet provides a full portfolio of security options that truly advance the Android cause for business

08/16/16

Android Nougat: A yawner, except on the Pixel-C

Android Nougat: A yawner, except on the Pixel-C

The new Android OS offers fewer updates than even iOS 10, but it may boost Android tablets

08/09/16

iOS 10 preview: A sad present for a milestone birthday

iOS 10 preview: A sad present for a milestone birthday

A misguided redesign of several screens to accommodate widgets and a small set of enhancements detract from iOS's 10th anniversary

07/19/16

The Microsoft admin’s brave, new post-Windows Phone world

The Microsoft admin’s brave, new post-Windows Phone world

Microsoft admins rejoice! Microsoft may have abandoned the mobile device market, but it's actually stronger in the complete mobile market

05/24/16

Windows Mobile gets good just as Microsoft stops caring

Windows Mobile gets good just as Microsoft stops caring

Finally, Microsoft's smartphone OS comes together as a viable platform for basic needs

05/10/16

Shocking news: People do lots on their smartphones

Shocking news: People do lots on their smartphones

What is blindingly obvious to many is still something new to many others, reflecting the reality of how change happens

05/03/16

 Open secrets: BlackBerry might share what's on your phone

Open secrets: BlackBerry might share what's on your phone

CEO John Chen defends helping law enforcement as reports emerge that multiple governments can unlock BlackBerry communications

04/26/16

8 secrets for even more iPhone productivity

8 secrets for even more iPhone productivity

These hidden techniques for Mail, Calendar, Contacts, and Notes also work on the iPad

03/22/16

 More like Windows: How Android N targets the enterprise

More like Windows: How Android N targets the enterprise

Better container management, multiwindow support, and security enhancements should attract companies seeking a more PC-like experience

03/15/16

Welcome to the postmobile future

Welcome to the postmobile future

Where we're heading: One world where different devices do the same computing via apps, services, APIs, and -- one day -- peripherals

03/08/16

Samsung comes at BlackBerry’s security crown -- and will not miss

Samsung comes at BlackBerry’s security crown -- and will not miss

The Galaxy series will take greater advantage of Knox technology at the hardware level, even if you use Android for Work

02/23/16

Expect these mobile advances in 2016

Expect these mobile advances in 2016

Incrementalism rules in mobile technology, but that still leaves room for smarter screen displays and broader use of fingerprint readers

02/16/16

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

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