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  • Startup Capriza scores $27M to Zapp legacy apps into mobile ones

    By Bob Brown | 30 October, 2014 22:43

    Capriza, a startup that helps enterprises convert their legacy apps into mobile- and cloud-based ones, Thursday announced it has racked up an additional $27 million in venture funding. That should be enough to help Capriza scale its business on the marketing and sales side, and maybe even have enough left over to afford a drummer and bassist to form a company band (more on that later...).

  • Tech support's NSFW problem

    By Tam Harbert | 29 October, 2014 21:10

    As the recent scandal over leaked celebrity photographs reminded us all, people use their electronic devices for very personal pursuits in the era of smartphone ubiquity. Depending on the age and inclination of its owner, a modern-day digital device might contain not just nude selfies like those that were shared online, but images from dating sites like Tinder and Grindr, creepshots, or other salacious or even illegal material downloaded from the backwaters of "the dark Web" via anonymizers like Tor.

  • Demand for iOS devices helps drive enterprise mobility strategy

    By Bonnie Gardiner | 24 October, 2014 10:46

    Companies transitioning to iOS devices as part of a CYOD program can expect a suspicious number of “wet BlackBerries” turned in, according to AirWatch's A/NZ chief Rob Roe.

  • Bunnings drives productivity with iPod Touch rollout

    By Adam Bender | 22 October, 2014 08:30

    Bunnings is aggressively developing mobile apps for its retail employees following a deployment last Christmas of 1500 iPod Touch devices to store staff, according to the company's mobility team leader.

  • Workers use their own smartphones at work, without boss's knowledge

    By Matt Hamblen | 22 October, 2014 05:34

    Many workers use their personally owned smartphones and other computers for job tasks, but a new survey shows a big percentage are doing so without their employer's knowledge.

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  • How to Work Seamlessly Across Multiple Devices

    By Paul Mah | 19 March, 2014 12:57

    Employees who used to burn the midnight oil at the office now get to do so from the comforts of home, thanks to the proliferation of personal laptops, tablets and smartphones. Getting files to appear on and sync with multiple devices can be challenging, but a little bit of advanced planning can go a long way.

Features about BYOD
  • BYOD twists and turns keep CIOs off-balance

    By Tom Kaneshige | 19 August, 2014 07:57

    In New York City, venerable companies give luxurious corporate cars to power brokers dressed in Armani suits driving down Wall Street. But across the country in San Francisco, you're more likely to see blue jeans-clad execs driving shared Zipcars to their wacky digs in SoMa, or south of Market.

  • What Does the Future of Work Look Like?

    By Jonathan Hassell | 07 August, 2014 23:12

    With Microsoft moving into a "mobile first, cloud first" world, an Apple smartwatch coming any day now and everyone else buying into the cloud computing hype, it can be easy to lose sight of what all of these developments do: Drive business forward by enabling employees to be more productive. Essentially, it's about the future of work.

  • CIO Meets Mobile Challenges Head-on

    By Tom Kaneshige | 08 July, 2014 06:03

    In some ways, veteran CIO Sam Lamonica is an old dog learning new tricks.

  • Mobilizing Your Sales Team Brings Challenges and High Expectations to IT

    By Tom Kaneshige | 02 July, 2014 00:27

    There's been a lot of talk about all the great benefits companies reap from mobilizing their workforce, especially those in sales and services who work mostly out in the field.

  • Why One CIO Is Saying 'No' to BYOD

    By Tom Kaneshige | 25 June, 2014 04:05

    A growing backlash threatens to thwart the BYOD trend. The CIO of a large electrical contractor explains why his company will "never have a BYOD environment.'

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