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Dozens of iOS apps fail to secure users' data, researcher says

The developers have misconfigured the apps to accept invalid TLS certificates, says the security researcher who detected the app vulnerabilities

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The future of iOS is 64-bit only: Apple to stop support of 32-bit apps

If you’re using a 32-bit app, you’ll need to upgrade it or you won’t be able to use it

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Untangle OneDrive and SharePoint integration in Office 365

Microsoft has added SharePoint support to its OneDrive apps, but differences across Windows, MacOS, iOS, and Android might confuse you

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TensorFlow 1.0 unlocks machine learning on smartphones

The first major release of Google's machine learning library includes improvements to allow efficient deep learning on mobile devices

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The best office apps for Android

Microsoft finally got serious about mobile, and Android office contenders have been forced to keep up

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13 top Chromebook tools for business

From collaboration apps to developer extensions, powerful add-ons help Chromebooks users get real work done

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Google begins live testing of Instant Apps that load without installation

The feature will let users interact with parts of an app even if they don't have it installed on their phones

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The essential Android business apps

Your phone is now your digital briefcase, your ever-present business companion

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Google pushed developers to fix security flaws in 275,000 Android apps

Over 90,000 developers acted based on alerts issued through the Google Play App Security Improvement program

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Office 365 outstrips Salesforce, Box as top enterprise app

Okta's latest survey of its customer app usage data shows Microsoft Office 365 way out in the lead, and Slack gaining fast but facing a possible glass ceiling

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Sensitive access tokens and keys found in hundreds of Android apps

A new study performed by cybersecurity firm Fallible on 16,000 Android applications revealed that around 2,500 had API keys and access tokens for third-party services hard-coded into them.

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Apple to face claims of monopoly in iPhone app market

Appeals court says Apple must face antitrust charges as a distributor of iPhone apps; Apple had argued it sells 'software distribution services to developers'

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Why did Apple remove the NYTimes app in China?

If Apple doesn't stand up to censorship of the internet in China, who will?

Computerworld Tech Forecast 2017 - Tech Trends to Double-Down on Now

5 key technologies to double down on now

IT leaders plan to use these key technologies to deliver business results in 2017

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What were the most disruptive iPhone apps of 2016?

From mobile augmented reality to social live-streaming, here are the trends that iPhone apps brought to the mainstream this year. And what we should expect in 2017.

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Apple gives iOS app developers more time to encrypt communications

The iOS App Transport Security (ATS) will not become a requirement on Jan. 1, as previously announced

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Facebook 'misled' EU regulators over its takeover of WhatsApp

Facebook could be fined up to 1 percent of worldwide revenue for ‘misleading’ EU regulators about its 2014 takeover of Whatsapp

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Mobile banking trojans adopt ransomware features

Two Android trojans that steal financial information and login credentials now double as file-encrypting ransomware programs

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