Mobile/Wireless Index

Samsung Mulling Refurbished Galaxy Phone Sales
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on August 22, 2016
Following Apple's lead, the electronics giant may get into the market for not-so-new Galaxy handsets next year.
iPhone Sales Soften, Fall Over 7% in Q2
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on August 18, 2016
The smartphone market grew 4.3 percent last quarter, but the gains eluded Apple.
Android vs. iPhone for Business: 8 Key Points
By Cynthia Harvey | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on August 15, 2016
Is Android or iPhone best for business? We compare the two mobile platforms in eight different categories, including hardware, apps, storage, customization, security, backup, management and personal assistant.
10 Top Virtual Reality Apps
By Cynthia Harvey | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on August 08, 2016
These are some of the leading VR entertainment, games, news and education apps.
Samsung Eyes Security-Conscious Users with Galaxy Note7
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on August 02, 2016
Samsung Eyes Security-Conscious Users with Galaxy Note7
Smartphone Market Flattens Out
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on July 29, 2016
Vendors just barely shipped more smartphones last quarter than during the same period last year, according to IDC's latest market analysis.
Enterprise Wearables: 35 Top Picks
By Cynthia Harvey | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on July 26, 2016
As this list of enterprise wearables demonstrates, smartwatches, augmented reality headsets, GPS trackers and other enterprise wearables could help make workers safer and more productive.
75 Top IoT Devices
By Cynthia Harvey | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on July 25, 2016
These Internet of Things devices are revolutionizing home automation, health care, manufacturing, retail, heavy industries and more.
Smartwatch Shipments Slipped in Q2 Amid Slowing Demand
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on July 25, 2016
Vendors shipped fewer smartwatches as consumers waited to see what the next Apple Watch has in store.
IoT Security: What IoT Can Learn From Open Source
By Bruce Byfield | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on July 05, 2016
Businesses are hugely concerned about IoT security, yet nothing indicates that IoT security levels have improved in the last few years.
Wearables Accuracy the Top Priority for Consumers
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on July 05, 2016
More than battery life or comfort, wearable device owners value accuracy over practically all other considerations.
Employee Privacy Succumbs to MDM
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on June 24, 2016
An experiment conducted by Bitglass reveals that mobile device management software can potentially give employers an unprecedented look into their workers' personal lives.
Android vs. iOS: Key Features Android Lacks
By Matt Hartley | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on June 13, 2016
Android certainly has advantages over iOS, though it clearly lacks by comparison on some key areas.
VMware Workspace ONE Anchors Mobile Management on Identity
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on June 13, 2016
Seeking to streamline mobile device and application management in the BYOD era, VMware announces new, AirWatch-inspired features in its upcoming Workspace ONE product.
PC Shipments to Slip 7.3% in 2016: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on June 10, 2016
Vendors will ship over 255 million PCs this year as the market continues to tumble, according to IDC's latest forecast.
Smartphone Sales to Hit 1.5B Units in 2016 as Growth Slows: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on June 07, 2016
Folks are still snapping up smartphones, just not at the same brisk pace as in years past.
IoT Devices Will Leave Mobile Phones in the Dust by 2018
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on June 02, 2016
Ericsson's latest Mobility Report underscores how quickly the Internet of Things will spread over the next few years.
Wearables Market Jumps 67% in Q1
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on May 16, 2016
Vendors shipped over 19 million wearable devices in the last quarter, according to IDC's latest tally.
Mobile App Revenues Buck Slowing Demand for Smartphones
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on May 09, 2016
While the smartphone market may not be expanding as fast as in years past, mobile app sales will continue to grow, predicts IDC.
Android vs. iPhone: Pros and Cons
By Matt Hartley | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on May 09, 2016
When comparing Android vs. iPhone, clearly Android has certain advantages even as the iPhone is superior in some key ways. But ultimately, which is better?