Mobile software

Android 4.3 launches – multi-user restricted profiles provide incentive for enterprise

Google Nexus 7 2 with Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
Wi-Fi performance and graphical processing boosts also arrive in latest Jelly Bean
29 Jul 2013

Hailo looks to the heavens with Amazon cloud

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Hailo’s Rorie Devine tells Danny Palmer how Amazon Web Services-powered cloud is allowing the taxi hailing app to rapidly expand to cities across the globe
26 Jul 2013

New Google Nexus 7 inadvertently revealed by US retailer Best Buy

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Yours for $230, the Android 4.3 tablet will ship with Qualcomm's Snapdragon S4 Pro microprocessor
24 Jul 2013

How Southern NHS fixed its fractured security

Southern Health has migrated from a fragmented IT set-up that was putting patient data at risk to a new user-friendly yet highly secure infrasructure in just 12 months
23 Jul 2013

Bridging the mobile generation gap

A Computing survey finds that the urge to lockdown or ignore mobile technologies remains strong; but IT needs to get hip to the new breed
23 Jul 2013

Android's 'back up my data' feature could show FBI your password

Bug reported by EFF stores passwords in plain text, potentially granting authorities access through PRISM
18 Jul 2013

Miami International Airport IT chief questions sustainability of BlackBerry as BYOD tool

Miami International Airport director of information systems and telecommunications Maurice Jenkins tells Computing how he's left his BlackBerry behind in favour of a Samsung Galaxy S4
15 Jul 2013

Nokia chose Windows instead of Android to offer mobile carriers 'third alternative'

Stephen Elop opted out of negotiations with Google as he could see Samsung dominating Android back in 2010
15 Jul 2013

BlackBerry loses more key staff

McCann and Gingras mark the latest departures from troubled firm
11 Jul 2013

Samsung overtakes Apple in global mobile device web use

Google Chrome also inches ahead of Internet Explorer in US
11 Jul 2013

Four-year-old Android vulnerability could affect 99 per cent of devices

Bug discovered by security firm Bluebox, who warn Android users to be vigilant
04 Jul 2013

Microsoft is deliberately impeding Android email access, suggests insider

Company pushing uptake of Outlook app over mail compatibility
01 Jul 2013

Android and Samsung dominate European smartphone market

Apple market share just 18 per cent compared with Google's 70 per cent
01 Jul 2013

Get your motor running: enterprise mobility in 2013 and beyond

Computing brings you the top news stories from its first Enterprise Mobility Summit, featuring some of the UK’s leading CIOs and technologists discussing the latest mobility trends
27 Jun 2013

The enterprise mobility balancing act

A recent Computing survey looked at the wide range of drivers for mobility and what organisations are hoping to achieve. John Leonard analyses the findings
27 Jun 2013

MobileIron supports use of apps at DWF as law firm aims to boost productivity

Back-office apps from Autonomy and Mimecast to become available on DWF employees' mobile devices
26 Jun 2013

Microsoft Build 2013: 'We need to do a better job of telling the world' about Windows 8 as HTML 5 platform, says Microsoft

Company also 'committed as we’ve ever been' to Windows RT
26 Jun 2013

DWF CTO 'absolutely aghast' that Apple did not create an MDM solution of its own

Hodkinson believes it was inevitable that iPhones and iPads would be used in enterprises
25 Jun 2013

Microsoft was ‘in talks to buy Nokia handset business’

Insiders say Nokia market position caused talks to break down
20 Jun 2013

BlackBerry 10 exploit requires too “specific chain of events” to be serious, says Zscaler

Affects only BlackBerry Protect recovery service, and only on Z10
19 Jun 2013

Microsoft hints major Surface RT announcement

Primary education space to be “a great place” for hoped iPad-rival, says company
17 Jun 2013

Microsoft pays $100,000 bounty to entice Windows Phone developers from Android, Apple and BlackBerry

Desperate ploy to get key apps from Android and Apple into the Windows Phone app store
14 Jun 2013

Review: Google Nexus 4 - no frills Android power for the enterprise?

Cheap, cheerful and straightforward, Google's favoured smartphone is an interesting choice for the mobile worker
13 Jun 2013

TfL minds the gap in its website offerings

Transport for London is ditching Microsoft’s Bing and going with HTML5 and Google APIs in its first online overhaul for six years. Peter Gothard finds out more
13 Jun 2013