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iOS 8 and the enterprise: A roundup of EMM vendor support and resources

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Apple’s new mobile OS is now available, and IT managers need to know how to handle its new features. We examine what the leading Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) vendors have to offer on the subject.


Amazon releases Fire OS 4: Adds Firefly to tablets, integrates cloud

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Amazon’s latest mobile operating system lands with a few new features, notably Dynamic Light Control, deep cloud integration, and Firefly product matching for tablets.


Amazon unveils new Kindles; updates Fire HD, Fire HDX tablets

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The retail turned mobile giant unveiled a number of updated products: two new e-readers, a sub-$100 tablet of superb quality, a high-end premium tablet, and even one for kids.


Apple rolls out iOS 8 to iPhone, iPad users: Here’s how to get it

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The iPhone and iPad giant is dishing out its latest mobile operating system, iOS 8, with the latest features and greater support for enterprise users.


Six big iOS 8 issues for enterprises

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The new Apple software and new hardware for it have many features that could present problems for enterprises if IT doesn’t prepare.


Apple: Fashion over function doesn’t mean business

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No-one will deny that Cupertino’s products are fashionable and beautifully-designed. But that doesn’t make them enterprise-grade.


Apple to offer 5.5-inch iPhone 6: Will it steal iPad mini sales?

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One third-party case maker says it has the specifications for the larger 5.5-inch iPhone, a phablet-sized device. Will it cannibalize iPad mini sales?


Isn’t Apple a Leader in Security?

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The iCloud hack has cast Apple in a poor security light. Yes, the company dropped the ball on this one, but it is a leader in many other ways.


Windows as a service: What’s Threshold got to do with it?

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Microsoft’s next major Windows release is rumored to have some connection to a ‘Windows as a Service’ concept. But WaaS may not be what many think.