Mobile/Wireless Index

Mobility's Still Not a Given in the Workplace
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on December 02, 2016
Businesses are still more likely to issue desktop PCs than smartphones or tablets, Gartner finds.
4G Smartphones to Cross 1 Billion Milestone This Year
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 29, 2016
IDC forecasts that 4G smartphone shipments will pass 1 billion units for the first time by the end of the year.
Ecommerce Traffic Spiked on Black Friday: Verizon
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 28, 2016
Shoppers are flooding the Internet this holiday shopping season in search of deals. Surprisingly, traffic attributable to mobile devices dipped slightly.
China Lent the Smartphone Market Momentum in Q3: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 21, 2016
Huawei and Oppo made big gains while Samsung faced struggles related to with its fire-prone Galaxy Note 7.
Tablet Market Drops nearly 15% in Q3
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on November 02, 2016
Thanks to its Prime Day promotions, Amazon's share of the market surged last quarter while Apple and Samsung suffered declines.
Intel Unveils Apollo Lake 'IoT Processor,' the Atom E3900
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 25, 2016
Aimed at compute- and graphics-intensive applications, the new chip may soon find a home in automotive systems and other demanding Internet of Things workloads.
Smartwatch Market Dropped More than 50% Last Quarter
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 24, 2016
The wearables category suffered a major drop in the last quarter as consumers wait for what's new.
15 Virtual Reality Apps for iPhone
By Alice Williams | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 13, 2016
These virtual reality apps for the iPhone enable you to experience VR in a wide variety of ways.
Samsung Moves on from Exploding Galaxy Note 7
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 11, 2016
The Note 7 is no longer. Samsung ceases production of the troubled handset after some replacement units reportedly caught fire.
Dell Enlists Systems Integrators in IoT Ecosystem Expansion
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 10, 2016
In a move to bolster its IoT partner ecosystem, Dell rolls out the red carpet for system integrators.
AirWatch Brings EMM to Enterprise Smart Glasses
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 07, 2016
In addition to desktops, tablets and smartphones, VMware's AirWatch is extending its reach to smart glasses and augmented-reality headsets powered by Android.
When BYOD Breaks the Bank
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on October 03, 2016
BYOD programs are supposed to be a cost-effective way of enabling mobile productivity in the enterprise. That's not the case for all businesses, finds Syntonic.
Smartwatch Market to Hit $17.8 billion in 2020
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on September 15, 2016
After a slight uptick this year, smartwatch vendors are expected to more than double their shipments by 2020.
Samsung Exchanging Exploding Note7 Handsets
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on September 12, 2016
Faulty batteries are causing some Note7 phablets to explode. To avoid further incidents, Samsung is urging buyers to exchange them.
Apple's iOS 10 for IT Pros: Let's Get Down to Business
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on September 09, 2016
On Sept. 13, millions of iPhones and iPads will be upgraded to iOS 10. Here's what IT pros need to know.
Step Counting Pushes the Wearables Market Past 22M Units in Q2
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on September 06, 2016
More fitness-minded folks are counting steps and tracking other health indicators, which is good news for wearables vendors.
Top 20 Enterprise Mobile Apps
By Guest Author | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on September 01, 2016
These handy enterprise mobile apps help you work more efficiently, productively, and are easy to use on the go.
iPhones are Buggier than Android Devices: Study
By Pedro Hernandez | Mobile/Wireless Article Published on August 29, 2016
Apple iOS devices are likelier to exhibit problems than Android handsets, according to a study from the Blancco Technology Group.
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.