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Google makes mobile websites more app-like with Chrome push notifications

The likes of eBay and Facebook will soon take advantage of the feature


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For Android, adware is the threat, not malware

Security alarmists have grossly exaggerated the risk of mobile devices -- and the cost of security breaches

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Ring out Eclipse, ring in Android Studio for Android apps? Not so fast, Eclipse says

While Eclipse tooling is described as less than ideal for Android development, Eclipse forges on with backing for the popular mobile platform

EU hits Google with antitrust charges, starts investigation into Android

The bundling of apps with Android is one of the practices that the European Commission is examining in its new investigation

VMware aims to offer more secure access to enterprise apps

VMware combines iOS and Android encryption with its NSX platform to make it easier for admins to control mobile resources

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Software development and security in the WYOD age

The new wave of wearables will change the way that enterprise IT works in the coming era: Wear Your Own Device (WYOD)

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Meet Project Fi: Google's mobile carrier plans revealed in leaked Android app

What to expect from Google's new MVNO service: flat rate pricing, roll over data usage, Google Voice number porting, and an app that does it all

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How IT can manage the Apple Watch

There's only one explicit Apple Watch MDM policy, but more controls than you might realize

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Apple Watch, MacBook ship times slip even more

Most Apple Watch orders wll now ship in June; MacBooks are pushed out 4-6 weeks

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Microsoft Office Remote comes to Android, lets you control presentations from your phone

The move to offer Office Remote on Android is another step toward Satya Nadella's "mobile first, cloud first" ideal

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Google to open up sales more broadly for Project Tango tablets

It's also slashing the price in half -- though it will still set you back $512 to get the space-and-motion aware tablet

Dell to ship Windows 10 tablet with USB Type-C port

The new model of the Venue 11 Pro tablet is slated for September or October

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Instagram helps developers build better Apple Watch apps

The company has released an open source library that helps developers configure tables with multidimensional data

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3 Android Wear mistakes that Apple Watch must avoid

Google's smartwatch tech is awkward, frustrating, and not very useful -- and offers mistakes that Apple should avoid

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Go cross-platform with Apache Cordova

No one likes to build a different native app for every mobile platform in existence. Cordova saves you much of the sweat by offering standard APIs that talk to device-specific hardware

Google and Intel vow to speed up delivery of Android updates to devices

But only tablets and smartphones made with specs from Intel's Reference Design for Android will benefit

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Here's what Google's mobile search change means to you

It's looking to reward mobile-friendly sites with search change; others will see dip in rankings

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Take advantage of Office 365's new MDM tools

You don't have to jump to Intune to take advantage of extra content and app management features in mobile Office

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Apple wants you to buy an Apple Watch online after you try it on in-store

Apple Stores are getting makeovers to prep for Apple Watch appointments, but buying a watch online will be your best bet

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