SAP Launches User-Friendly Fiori Apps
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 15, 2013
The new ERP apps take design cues from Apple and Google.
Tags: enterprise software, apps, SAP, ERP, mobile apps, HTML 5, Fiori
BlackBerry Messenger Is Coming to iOS and Android
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published May 14, 2013
Basic functionality will be available by this summer.
Tags: Android, smartphone, mobile apps, IOS, BlackBerry Messenger
Why the Mobile Phone 'Subsidy' is a Myth
By Mike Elgan | Article Published March 27, 2013
There are no "subsidies." What carriers like AT&T, Sprint and Verizon call a "subsidy" is actually a very high-interest loan.
Tags: Android, iPhone, mobile apps, T-Mobile, mobile phone
64 Open Source Tools for the Mobile Workforce
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published November 26, 2012
Open source mobility projects continue to increase slowly but steadily, while open source mobile development tools are skyrocketing.
Tags: open source, mobile apps
Mobile Apps Credited for Creating Nearly 500,000 U.S. Jobs
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published February 07, 2012
The "App Economy" employs hundreds of thousands of programmers, user interface designers, marketers, managers and support staff.
Tags: IT jobs, mobile apps
Post-Holiday App Downloads Top 1.2 Billion
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published January 03, 2012
The week after Christmas was the first week that mobile app downloads exceeded 1 billion.
Tags: mobile apps, downloads
50 Good Android Apps: Utilities, Games, Productivity
By Thor Olavsrud | Article Published November 16, 2011
From productivity to utilities to games, these Android apps are among the finest available for the popular mobile platform.
Tags: Android, android apps, mobile apps, utilities
Study: iPhone, Android Apps Store Sensitive User Info
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 09, 2011
A ViaForensics study finds that 76 percent of iOS and Android apps store usernames without encryption.
Tags: security, mobile apps
50 Essential Android Apps
By Thor Olavsrud | Article Published July 27, 2011
Download the hottest and best Android apps -- these 50 Androids apps are all must-haves.
Tags: open source, Android, android apps, mobile apps
Three Technology Trends Your Company Can't Ignore
By Daniel Burrus | Article Published June 29, 2011
Just-in-time training using cloud computing, virtual processing and creative applications of technology are key efficiency drivers.
Tags: cloud computing, mobile apps, training
50 Best Free Apps for BlackBerry Smartphones
By Eric Geier | Article Published May 24, 2011
The very best free BlackBerry smartphone apps for information, entertainment, social media and more.
Tags: Facebook, Blackberry, apps, mobile apps, BlackBerry Apps
50 Must-Have Android Apps
By Thor Olavsrud | Article Published May 18, 2011
Want the hottest and best Android apps for your mobile unit? Here's a list of 50 android apps you simply must have.
Tags: Android, android apps, mobile apps, mobile applications
Microsoft Romances iPhone App Developers with iPhone/iOS Mapping Tool
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published May 05, 2011
Realizing that Windows Phone 7 needs more apps, Microsoft reaches out to developers.
Tags: developers, iPhone, iphone apps, mobile apps, Windows Phone 7
50 Android Apps to Customize Your Phone
By Thor Olavsrud | Article Published April 27, 2011
Want new Android apps to add function to your phone? Here are 50 great Android apps for your must have list.
Tags: Android, android apps, mobile apps, customization
50 iPad Apps for Free News, Information, Entertainment
By Troy Dreier | Article Published April 26, 2011
These iPad apps offer a cornucopia of free content: news and information, weather, TV, movies and more.
Tags: iPhone, iphone apps, iPad apps, iPad app, mobile apps
Microsoft Shows Off 'Mango' for Windows Phone
By Stuart J. Johnston | Article Published April 13, 2011
The software giant trots out its latest pitch to popularize Windows Phone, and also shows a developers kit for PC apps that use Microsoft's dynamic games controller.
Tags: Microsoft, Windows Phone, mobile apps, Windows Phone 7, Kinect
50 Android Apps to Manage Your Phone (and Your Life)
By Thor Olavsrud | Article Published April 13, 2011
Android apps can extend your phones functionality. These 50 Android apps allow you to control many aspects of your Android phone and its functions.
Tags: Android, android apps, mobile apps
Will Microsoft's Windows Phone Succeed?
By Stuart J. Johnston | Article Published March 31, 2011
Clearly Windows Phone is currently the dark horse. But what are its prospects over time against the iPhone and Android.
Tags: Microsoft, android apps, iphone apps, Windows 7, mobile apps
The Case Against Android
By Rob Enderle | Article Published March 23, 2011
With dozens of Android-related lawsuits pending, one tech pundit opines that the problem is that Android is actually a set of services, not an operating system.
Tags: open source, Linux, Android, android apps, mobile apps
Where Does Steve Jobs' Absence Leave Apple?
By David Needle | Article Published January 18, 2011
Apple's CEO says he'll take an indefinite leave to deal with health issues.
Tags: iphone apps, iPad apps, Apple, steve jobs, mobile apps
Should Younger Developers be Paid More?
By Eric Spiegel | Article Published January 18, 2011
If younger developers know hot new technologies, does that justify a higher salary?
Tags: developers, IT Jobs/Salary, developer salary, programmer salary, mobile apps
Mobile App Growth Challenges IT Managers in 2011: Survey
By David Needle | Article Published January 14, 2011
Security concerns and the proliferation of mobile operating systems pose a looming challenge.
Tags: IT, IT managers, Sybase, mobile apps, mobile security
50 Android Apps for the Mobile Knowledge Worker
By Thor Olavsrud | Article Published December 20, 2010
Android apps that provide information on the go, whether it's an important document or the latest sports scores.
Tags: open source, Android, mobile, android apps, mobile apps
Top 50 iPad Apps for Shopping and Saving Money
By Troy Dreier | Article Published November 30, 2010
iPad apps to help you shop for just about anything.
Tags: iPad, iPad apps, Apple, Apple iPad, mobile apps
Internet a Rich Man's Plaything: Pew
By Kenneth Corbin | Article Published November 24, 2010
New study from venerable research group highlights gap between well-off and lower-income Americans' Internet activities and technology usage.
Tags: broadband, digital divide, mobile apps, Pew Internet
Can Microsoft Beat Google in Tablets?
By Mike Elgan | Article Published November 18, 2010
If Microsoft fails to get a compelling cell phone-sized OS on tablets right away, it will probably be too late for Microsoft to ever succeed in the all-important consumer tablet space.
Tags: Google, Microsoft, iPad apps, mobile apps, tablets
Improving Your Android Phone: 10 Tips
By Kenny Schiff | Article Published October 27, 2010
Your Android phone can be faster and more efficient with these hardware and software tips.
Tags: Android, mobile, android apps, mobile apps, USB
35 Amazing Android Apps: Inform, Update, Manage
By Thor Olavsrud | Article Published October 12, 2010
With the right Android app, you can stay on top of appointments, information, news and all the rest of the information flood in your life.
Tags: Android, Android Marketplace, android apps, mobile apps, mobile application
Americans Love Social Nets; Europeans Text Happy: Survey
By Larry Barrett | Article Published October 11, 2010
New mobile usage survey finds that Europeans love to text, Americans can't get enough of Facebook and Japanese access the most apps with their smartphones.
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, iPhone, iphone apps, mobile apps
Smartphone Sales Will Surge 55 Percent: IDC
By Larry Barrett | Article Published September 09, 2010
IT research firm predicts vendors will ship almost 270 million smartphones this year, up 10 percent from its prior forecast, and Android-based device makers will be the biggest beneficiaries.
Tags: android apps, iPhone, iphone apps, smartphone, mobile apps
Android Security: 20 Good Apps
By Jeff Goldman | Article Published September 07, 2010
With the right apps, Android phones support a wide range of mobile security functions, including automated backups and virus scanning.
Tags: security, Android, mobile, android apps, mobile apps
Mobile Browsing to Move Beyond Smartphones
By David Needle | Article Published August 04, 2010
By 2015, more than 60 percent of mobile handsets worldwide will include mobile browsers -- regardless of whether they are smartphones.
Tags: mobile, apps, smartphone, mobile apps, mobile applications
Mobile Apps: 50 Best Free Windows Mobile Apps
By Eric Geier | Article Published February 23, 2010
These free mobile apps are the "must haves" of the mobile app world. To save you time, we rounded up the very best 50 mobile apps that no Windows mobile user should be without.
Tags: Windows Mobile, mobile apps, Windows Mobile 7, mobile applications, mobile app
Tech Comics: "There's an App for That"
By Oliver Widder | Article Published February 12, 2010
Users find all sorts of cool locations using mobile apps that provide location-based services. How did they ever get by without them?
Tags: mobile apps, mobile applications, mobile app
Top Ten Mobile Voice Searches of the Year
By David Needle | Article Published December 31, 2009
Vlingo details what mobile users searched for via voice command in 2009.
Tags: Google, Android, mobile, Blackberry, mobile apps
Apps are Killing Broadcast Mobile TV
By - Reuters | Article Published July 09, 2009
Apps are allowing cell phone users to watch a full menu of video, a discouraging trend for some TV concerns.
Tags: Facebook, services, wireless, mobile apps, carriers
Google's Plans for Mobile Apps
By Owen Linderholm | Article Published April 06, 2009
Google's software for mobile phones will benefit from a unified platform and an ambitious world view.
Tags: Google, wireless, iPhone, mobile apps, voice
Smartphone App Use Soaring
By Michelle Megna | Article Published March 27, 2009
The rise of the mobile apps is meteoric, and is now attracting ad dollars.
Tags: Google, Microsoft, mobile apps, VMware, mobile advertising
Mobile Phone World in Flux
By David Needle | Article Published March 19, 2009
The world of the once lowly cell is teeming with new innovations, including targeted apps and enterprise tools.
Tags: wireless, iPhone, mobile apps, Qualcomm, RIM
SAP and Sybase to Offer Mobile Software
By Alex Goldman | Article Published March 12, 2009
With workers increasingly on the move, the two companies will release mobile-compatible version of enterprise applications.
Tags: wireless, Blackberry, iPhone, marketing, mobile apps
Toward Smarter Smartphones -- And Headaches For IT
By Chris Nerney | Article Published December 03, 2008
Toward Smarter Smartphones -- And Headaches For IT
Tags: Blackberry, iPhone, smartphones, IT, Nokia, Enterprise, mobile apps