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Salesforce tools let customers snap together new mobile apps

Modular components can be snapped together using a drag-and-drop interface


Microsoft presses 'Send': a new mobile app for quick office communications

Synced with Outlook, the messaging tool requires no subject line, salutation, or signature

Apple, IBM release 10 new enterprise apps incorporating analytics and iBeacons

The apps use technology like predictive analytics and are for business travelers and mortgage officers, among other professionals

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A world without Flash: The countdown begins

Adobe's much-maligned rich Internet technology could effectively be dead within five years, according to analysts

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Meet the new Notes, iOS 9's feature-packed Evernote rival

Notes is no longer the most basic native app in iOS.

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Google's 'open' Eddystone takes on Apple's iBeacons

The new BLE beacon format for increasing location awareness is aimed at Android and iOS

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Microsoft business tools get the Cortana treatment

With Cortana Analytics and GigJam, Microsoft presents Cortana as a way to power business applications with everyday languages, not only programming languages

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Hands-on with iCloud Drive, a brand-new app in the iOS 9 public beta

iOS 9 has an optional iCloud Drive app that makes is much easier to access your iCloud Drive files

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Microsoft to devs: We want your iOS and Android apps

Four recently unveiled Microsoft initiatives allow Web, iOS, Android, and legacy Windows apps to be ported to the Windows Store, but legacy Windows issues don't dispel easily

The road warrior’s essential mobile toolkit: Summer edition

Survive vacation! A mobile toolkit for the road

Off the beaten path doesn’t mean offline, as long you take these mobile essentials with you

Samsung teams with Red Hat to build enterprise apps

The apps will run on Red Hat's new mobile application platform

Microsoft gives Outlook for iOS, Android enhanced management features

The mobile email app will now allow sysadmins to control use of corporate data on mobile devices

Dropbox for Business to get mobile management boost

Applications are on the way from partners including AirWatch and MobileIron

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Which approach to use for your data APIs: generic or specialized?

Common wisdom calls for a single, generic API to concentrate all interactions between frontend and backend. But the continuous increase in the diversity of client devices and objects makes architects rethink this design and take a...

Outlook for iOS and Android gives Office 365 users a more secure sign-in option

The changes add support for two-factor authentication, and don't require users give the app their password

Video: The top 3 reveals of WWDC 2015

This year's WWDC didn't have much new hardware, but it provides clues to Apple's next direction

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Find your next job with the Tinder-like Switch app

The Switch mobile app lets you -- and employers -- swipe left and right on potential jobs and candidates

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Sony Music chief confirms Apple streaming service unveils today

Sony Music Entertainment's CEO Doug Morris spilled the beans, calls the service 'Apple Music'

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Google's Firebase mobile platform accommodates offline usage

iOS and Android device users can still use mobile apps even when not connected to the Web

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