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Ted Samson was a staff writer at InfoWorld.

Gartner: 93 percent of all mobile apps will be free by 2016

Research companies also predict in-app purchases will be major revenue driver as worldwide mobile-app count hits 309 billion.

Google Researchers Expose Unpatched Flaws in Adobe Reader

Security researchers accuse Adobe of being to slow in fixing 46 reported flaws and recommend that users avoid Reader for now.

Aging Enterprise Networks Face Security Risks, Obsolescence

Majority of enterprise networks have outdated, misconfigured, insecure devices not up to the task of supporting BYOD and virtualization, a new study finds.

Hackers Twist Arm of Payday Lender

The Rex Mundi threatened to steal AmeriCash's customer data unless the payday lender paid them an "idiot tax" for leaving its server unsecured.