Mobile software

Deloitte's CIO on BYOD and collaboration

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Matt Peers explains how mobility can aid productivity and flexibility in the workplace
22 Jan 2014

VMware purchases mobile security vendor AirWatch

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VMware's expansion out from the data centre continues as it gains a foothold in the mobile space in a $1.17bn deal
22 Jan 2014

China announces its own phone operating system

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China looks to attack the dominance of Google and Apple - but is the new OS all it seems?
17 Jan 2014

BYOD: too much choice is a dangerous thing

The wide open landscape of BYOD is being fenced off into more manageable subdivisions like CYOD and COPE. Will these new acronyms help?
17 Jan 2014

How Rocco Forte Hotels accommodates mobile needs of staff and guests

Rocco Forte Hotels group IT director Emmanuel Clave tells Danny Palmer how mobile devices and mobile solutions are improving day-to-day activities for both staff and guests
16 Jan 2014

Tailor-made agility at Net-a-Porter

Richard Lloyd-Williams, Net-a-Porter’s group IT director, tells Danny Palmer how organising his fast-expanding department into agile, business-focused development teams is enabling it to react more quickly to the needs of the firm and its customers
13 Jan 2014

Facebook buys Indian mobile startup Little Eye Labs

Social networking giant expands its mobile technology portfolio with $15m acquisition
08 Jan 2014

BlackBerry CEO favours enterprise over consumer market

"If there's a dollar I need to spend between the consumer space and the enterprise space I'll spend it on the enterprise space," says John Chen.
08 Jan 2014

EE reaches two million 4G customers as SME uptake increases

Mobile network provider says 75 per cent of new and upgrading SMEs are selecting its high-speed mobile service
07 Jan 2014

Salesforce1: a case of style over substance?

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

Of toys and tablets

Tomy’s products may appeal to the younger consumer, but that does not mean its systems are child’s play. Peter Gothard finds out how Sybase and Afaria helped sales staff go mobile
24 Dec 2013

BlackBerry executive exodus continues with three more departures

VPs of global sales, strategic alliances and global public policy all off
18 Dec 2013

Top 10 devices stories of 2013

The most memorable device-related stories of the past 12 months
11 Dec 2013

'We’re here to manage any device… except Windows Phone' says BlackBerry

No customer demand to prioritise development, says enterprise director
04 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

BYOD vs CYOD: IT leaders explain their preference

Practitioners of both approaches to enterprise mobility discussed their advantages and drawbacks at Computing’s most recent IT Leaders’ Forum
03 Dec 2013

Apple buys Twitter analytics firm Topsy

Company thought to have paid $200m for start-up
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

NCG Banco: 'We will continue supporting BlackBerry as a corporate solution'

Large Spanish bank installs BES 10 and over 1,600 devices, even as C-level BlackBerry staff are shown the door
27 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

Cyber attacks – up close and personal

Cyber criminals have changed tactics. It’s up to the IT department to let everyone know
25 Nov 2013

Interview: LV='s Richard Warner, CIO of the Year 2013

LV=’s Richard Warner tells Sooraj Shah what it means to be crowned the CIO of the Year, and explains how IT has driven growth at the insurance firm
25 Nov 2013

Better education required to counter ‘culture of carelessness’ and protect mobile data from hackers

Security experts at Trend Micro roundtable debate how to fight threat of mobile data theft
21 Nov 2013

Dreamforce 2013: 'We all have a need to become customer companies' says Benioff, as Salesforce1 plans become clear

All existing APIs and platforms drawn together for mobile-focused platform
19 Nov 2013