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When alien hardware invades: 4 keys to BYOD success

The ‘bring your own device’ revolution is invading workplaces nationwide, and whether you’re an IT admin or an employee, you must be ready to handle the growing pains.

Alex Bowman

Windows 8 Tablets: On track for success in business?

Developers are seeing demand for a Windows 8 line of business apps on mobile devices. However, the applications are speeding along mostly in vertical markets for very specific needs.

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BYOD gets attention at Mobile World Congress

Helping IT shops deal with the security and management of consumer smartphones and tablets in the workplace will be a big theme at Mobile World Congress this week.

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Watch for mobile malware and targeted attacks, McAfee warns

The latest McAfee Threats Report illustrates increasing threat of mobile malware, especially those targeting Android devices.

Survey: U.S. falls behind on user-centered BYOD

Singapore leads the way in allowing users to own an untethered mobile device, according to a survey of 1,500 users in 10 countries by Dell; U.S. corporations lead on using VDI to control data on those devices.

iOS devices hobble Exchange servers when they sync

Microsoft and Apple recommend that businesses deny certain iPhones, iPads and iPods access to Calendar items.


RIM's mobile management software supports iOS, Android

Research In Motion has released new mobile management software that adds support for Apple and Android devices.

Ultra-hyped ultrabooks ultra-flopped in 2012

Just 12 months ago, the ultrabook was widely regarded as the PC market's savior. Since then, it's become more of a punch line.

Windows 8, Surface tablets will lead Microsoft's fight for relevance

As more consumers and businesses go mobile, 2013 will be Microsoft's most challenging year yet.

New laws keep your boss out of your social media accounts

Under new laws, employers in Illinois and California cannot ask for usernames and passwords to the personal social media accounts of employees and job seekers.