Mobile/Wireless Index

Must Have Android Apps That Aren’t So Well Known
By Pam Baker | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on December 16, 2014
While a handful of Android apps are clearly on the must have list, there are others not so famous that are also worth downloading.
Smartphone Sales Jumped 20% in Q3: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on December 16, 2014
A strong iPhone 6 launch, demand from emerging markets and low-cost Android models from China helped drives sales of smartphones skyward during the third quarter.
UI Woes Slam the Brakes on Mobile App Projects
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on December 11, 2014
Half of all mobile app development projects run into trouble due to user interface issues.
Wearables Go Mass Market in 2015: Forrester
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on December 09, 2014
Next year is shaping up to be a tipping point for the wearable device market, according to a new forecast from Forrester.
Linux Mobile-Desktop Convergence
By Matt Hartley | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on December 08, 2014
Linux mobile-desktop convergence remains elusive, and may actually not be the best goal.
Will Wearable Technology Benefit Your Workplace?
By Guest Author | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on December 03, 2014
A roundup of studies and surveys about the rapidly growing wearables market.
Tablet Market Slows While PC Vendors Stem Loses: IDC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 26, 2014
Shipments of Apple's iPad are expected to drop by nearly 13 percent this year as tablet adoption slows.
35 Android Apps for Pure Fun
By Pam Baker | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 24, 2014
Android apps to bring a smile to your face as you go through your busy day. Many of the apps on this list are free.
Google Sends Android to Work with Divide BYOD App
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 21, 2014
After acquiring the MDM specialist, Google releases an invite-only edition of the Divide app.
Motorola Moto 360 the Android Wearable to Beat, For Now: Canalys
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 19, 2014
As the industry holds its breath for the upcoming Apple Watch, Motorola Mobility's smartwatch is off to a good start.
BlackBerry: Humor and Candor are Important in a Turnaround
By Rob Enderle | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 14, 2014
As Blackberry wages an uphill battle, one industry observer praises CEO John Chen’s approach.
Tablets Hit the BYOD Sweet Spot: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 14, 2014
Enterprises can get more bang for their buck if they welcome employee-owned tablets, but they should also expect their IT infrastructure costs to rise.
Samsung and SAP Team for Enterprise Wearable Apps
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 11, 2014
Companies announce a joint development effort that will link SAP's business software to Samsung's wearables and mobile devices.
Wearable Device Shipments Up 40% in Q3
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 06, 2014
Vendors shipped over 12 million wearables in the third quarter, setting the stage for a big holiday shopping season.
Mobile Device Management (MDM) Buying Guide
By Andy Patrizio | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 03, 2014
In the BYOD era, a good mobile device manager is more important than ever. Here's what you need to look for in a MDM.
Ubuntu Laptop Buying Guide
By Matt Hartley | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 03, 2014
Selecting the best Ubuntu laptop for your needs requires understanding the market for Linux compatible laptops.
Employees Bullish About Wearables at Work: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 28, 2014
A new study from Kronos and Harris Poll shows that a majority of workers worldwide are keen on wearables, but regional differences paint a checkered picture.
35 Essential Android Apps for Daily Use
By Pam Baker | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 27, 2014
The essential Android apps you must have every day, from weather to maps to entertainment to news. Plus: a remote desktop app – yes, that’s a must have app.
Tablets Boost Employee Productivity by 20% the U.S.: Survey
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 24, 2014
Tablets are taking over workplaces across the globe, with Android leading the charge outside the U.S. and Japan.
Wearable Device Adoption Following Tablets' Lead: PwC
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 21, 2014
A new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers indicates that wearable devices are set to match tablets in terms of popularity.