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  • Microsoft snubs Windows Phone, releases 2 Android-only apps

    By James A. Martin | 24 October, 2014 01:18

    Are you sitting down? I'm glad I was when I heard that Microsoft just released two new mobile apps, Next Lock Screen and Journeys and Notes -- for Android devices and not Windows Phone.

  • Google uses Songza to update Play Music app

    By Sharon Gaudin | 22 October, 2014 07:09

    The Google Play Music app is getting an update. Starting today, users can find music to go along with what they're doing, whether it's working, cooking with friends or going to sleep. They also can use Google's app to find music that correlates with the day of the week or the mood they're in.

  • New Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 Buyers Get Free Washington Post News...for Now

    By James A. Martin | 09 October, 2014 00:47

    If you're tempted to buy Amazon's latest version of its Kindle Fire HDX 8.9 tablet ($379 and up) when it's released on Oct. 21, here's one more potential selling point: Free Washington Post content via a new WaPo app that comes preloaded on the new Fire tablet.

  • South Australia refines digital roadmap

    By Shahida Sweeney | 07 October, 2014 12:02

    With an eye on “big plans, small projects”, South Australia is fast-tracking its digital reforms agenda. The state’s CIO, Bret Morris, told CIO Australia that it is focusing mostly on mobile apps and open data.

  • National Library of Australia invests in digital future

    By Shahida Sweeney | 26 September, 2014 14:00

    The iconic National Library of Australia is rebuilding its digital library infrastructure to manage and provide access to its digital collection that now exceeds 3 petabytes of content. This content includes more than 13 million digitised newspaper pages, Australiana items and harvested content from thousands of websites.

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  • Rebuilt Mobile Apps Help SeaWorld Make a Splash

    By Mary K. Pratt | 12 August, 2014 05:42

    After three years of poring over how customers used its first mobile app, SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment recently rolled out a new set of apps designed to engage park visitors with a more personalized, interactive experience.

  • How CIOs can boost mobile app adoption

    By Tom Kaneshige | 16 July, 2014 02:23

    CIOs with an eye on mobility have probably spent a small fortune creating a private enterprise app store. They've spent countless hours tending to an environment where business managers plant seeds for app ideas and developers bring those ideas to fruition. Often, the number of mobile enterprise apps sprouts like weeds.

  • With Android L, Google makes pitch for enterprise users

    By Matt Hamblen | 26 June, 2014 06:59

    Google will provide enterprise-focused security and management features to its entire Android showcase of mobile devices, including features reserved only for Samsung devices running Samsung security software called Knox, a Google executive announced during the Google I/O keynote address Wednesday.

  • A closer look at the new technologies in Amazon's Fire smartphone

    By Matt Hamblen | 20 June, 2014 05:50

    Using the new technologies in its Fire smartphone, Amazon may eventually merge Google's new imaging technology with the Fire's Firefly and Dynamic Perception innovations to empower consumer buying further than before, an IDC analyst predicted.

  • Firefox risks irrelevance as mobile browsing booms

    By Gregg Keizer | 17 May, 2014 22:31

    Mozilla's Firefox is in danger of becoming irrelevant as more browsing originates on smartphones and tablets, statistics from Net Applications show.

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