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

02/23/2016

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

02/16/2016

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

02/09/2016

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

01/05/2016

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

12/29/2015

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

12/22/2015

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

12/09/2015

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

11/10/2015

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

11/03/2015

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

10/27/2015

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

10/16/2015

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

10/13/2015

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

10/06/2015

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

09/25/2015

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

09/09/2015

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

09/04/2015

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

09/01/2015

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

08/18/2015

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

08/14/2015

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

08/07/2015

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