Mobile/Wireless Index

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.
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.