Mobile

Salesforce1: a case of style over substance?

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Peter Gothard examines the SaaS pioneer’s new mobile platform, which some have hailed as a radical upgrade but others have dismissed as snake oil
06 Jan 2014

China's ZTE to expand into enterprise services and smartphones

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Firm aims to become a top-three smartphone provider by 2016
02 Jan 2014

BlackBerry cancels phone launches and 2014 conference

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First Foxconn-partnership smartphone, code-named Jakarta, to come out in April 2014 instead
25 Dec 2013

BlackBerry revenues fall 55 per cent to $1.2bn; announces $2.7bn impairment charge

BlackBerry hints at revenue recognition issues over devices sold before John Chen became CEO
20 Dec 2013

Computing's Christmas Tablet Roundup 2013

The best of the current sub-£200 Android tablet offerings. Are there any hidden gems a CIO should look out for?
18 Dec 2013

NSA using Google's online ad tracking tools to spy on web users

Android and Apple smartphones also tracked using app location tools
12 Dec 2013

Microsoft considers making Windows Phone and Windows RT licence free

Will Microsoft make Windows Phone and RT free to device makers?
11 Dec 2013

JP Morgan moves in to patent Bitcoin-like payment systems

System to stay anonymous, with bonus of saving wiring fees
11 Dec 2013

Lack of mobile technology hampering transition to 'paperless NHS'

Medical professionals still rely on pen and paper for communications - despite 2018 deadline for 'paperless NHS'
11 Dec 2013

Is CYOD the future?

In this video of a recent Computing IT Leaders' Forum, a panel of experts from the public, private and third sectors discuss their approach to CYOD
06 Dec 2013

Three of the best: 10in tablet computers reviewed

Google and others may have the 7in tablet market sewn up. But what if you want something bigger? Computing looks at three of the best 10in tablet computers on the market from Hannspree, Novatech and Prestigio
05 Dec 2013

Three UK begins 4G rollout

Mobile operator says customers will be able to use UK minutes, data and texts in the US, with no extra charges
05 Dec 2013

'We're still not dead yet,' new Blackberry CEO tells customers

Open letter from new BlackBerry CEO John Chen tells customers: “We're going back to our heritage and roots”
04 Dec 2013

Microsoft-Nokia deal approved by US Department of Justice

Acquisition of mobile phone manufacturer moves one step closer to completion
03 Dec 2013

UK iPhone 5S sales three times that of iPhone 5C - but both fall well short of Android

Apple gets small sales boost, but still lags way behind Android in Europe while Microsoft is catching up
02 Dec 2013

TfL sees 500 per cent rise in employees tapping into BYOD scheme

Apple's iOS devices are most popular, Samsung is second most popular brand
28 Nov 2013

BlackBerry 10 to run Android apps directly in new year upgrade

Android .APK apps will run natively on BlackBerry 10, claims BlackBerry
27 Nov 2013

Three execs leave BlackBerry in management shake-up

Reshuffle marks John Chen's first major move in new role as BlackBerry CEO
26 Nov 2013

One billion 4G LTE connections by 2017, says GSMA

South Korea, Japan and the US currently account for 80 per cent of LTE
26 Nov 2013

Ofcom identifies spectrum bands that could be used for 5G

New spectrum could expand mobile data capacity by 25 times by 2030
21 Nov 2013

Patent infringement case revival shows Apple is 'running scared' of Samsung

Sam Jardine, partner at Watson Burton LLP Law Firm, tells Computing Apple could use the case to disrupt its main competition
20 Nov 2013

MoD appoints former Post Office and TfL IT chief as CIO

Yvonne Ferguson begins work as a "3* CIO" in January 2014
14 Nov 2013

Vodafone falls short in 3G coverage, says Ofcom

Vodafone only network to fail to meet obligation to deliver 3G coverage to 90 per cent of UK population
08 Nov 2013

BYOD is fine - but only on a dedicated network, says WWF CIO

Dave Southern tells Computing how the animal charity runs a separate network specifically for BYOD
06 Nov 2013