Keeping up with mobile device innovation

Customers already use their phones significantly more than other devices when interacting with businesses, and that trend is expected to continue.

New app helps distract sick kids in hospitals: How it could work for IT

Trips to the hospital are scary for anyone … and when you’re a kid, it’s terrifying. But a new app across the pond is helping ease some of those worries.

Mobile infections shot up 96%: What it means for you

With at least one smart device in nearly every user’s arsenal – and many holding corporate information – mobile infections pose a bigger threat to your security than ever.

Mobile security could come down to location

An interesting patent granted to Apple this week could lead to a whole new way of securing mobile devices – a welcome change for businesses. 

6 questions to answer when developing an enterprise mobility strategy

Whether through BYOD or company-issued devices, more business is going mobile. In this guest post, Robert Stanley runs through everything a company should think about during the planning stage. 

Gartner: BYOD will replace company-issued phones in 50% of firms

Even as many companies are still deciding whether to allow BYOD, a new report says organizations will soon require it. 

Ubuntu Touch: The next popular mobile OS?

Right now, there’s a two-way race between Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android for dominance of the mobile market. But that could change with some brand new mobile operating systems planned for the near future – including the upcoming Ubuntu Touch. 

3 keys for mobile training that cuts IT support headaches

As more mobile devices are brought to work, IT support costs are rising. Here are some keys to keep in mind for effective mobile training that helps cut down on support calls. 

3 keys for IT investments that pay off for businesses

IT investments can help companies boost the bottom line – but only if the money is spent wisely. A new report offers some help with how to spend the IT budget. 

3 most dangerous IT security threats for 2013 – and how to stop them

Most companies are confident their information is secure, but in reality, the data shows most organizations are struggling to deal with emerging IT security threats.