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The Search to Fix Password Overload

The Search to Fix Password Overload | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Bothersome passwords are the bane of the digital world. Technologists trying to put an end to your password problems are turning to the smartphone. Photo: iStock
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Data rich: More people have access to the internet than water

Data rich: More people have access to the internet than water | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered how much the mobile scene has changed in 15 years or what's it going to look like in 2020? Cisco Systems, Inc. has crunched the numbers a
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Suggested Reading: Mobile Commerce Trends & Data | Loyalty360.org

Suggested Reading: Mobile Commerce Trends & Data | Loyalty360.org | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
They say pictures are worth a thousand words. Below I’ve painted, using a chart or two, where mobile commerce is and where it is going.
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Mobile Device Management Shifts to the Cloud

Mobile Device Management Shifts to the Cloud | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
New cloud-based software lets employees register, secure, and manage their personal devices without IT department involvement. And a simplified Web interface automates a lot of management tasks.
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Simple passwords rule the day in mobile world

Simple passwords rule the day in mobile world | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
With IT not requiring safer pass codes and device usability a factor, finding of 80 percent of users choosing convenience not surprising
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MobileTechNews - Android Dominates the Tablet Market in 2013 Q2

MobileTechNews - Android Dominates the Tablet Market in 2013 Q2 | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
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Android, Led By Samsung, Continues To Storm The Smartphone Market, Pushing A Global 70% Market Share | TechCrunch

Android, Led By Samsung, Continues To Storm The Smartphone Market, Pushing A Global 70% Market Share | TechCrunch | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Google is grappling with an ongoing antitrust case in Europe over its online search business, and if its rivals have anything to do with it, that might extend into Google's power in the mobile sphere, too.
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Customer Service Seen as Top Benefit of Mobility

Customer Service Seen as Top Benefit of Mobility | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Mobility has moved from being a business convenience to an opportunity over the past two years, and insurers are turning to customer service to take advantage of that.
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Apple and Google app downloads reveal rate of smartphone growth

Apple and Google app downloads reveal rate of smartphone growth | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Downloader of Apple's 50 billionth app receives $10,000 gift card, but that's just small beer compared to app developers
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Android is just the beginning: How Bluetooth is preparing for the internet of things

Android is just the beginning: How Bluetooth is preparing for the internet of things | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Google’s support for the Bluetooth Smart Ready platform in Android is one step forward for the radio technology’s dominance in the internet of things. But the Bluetooth SIG has a lot more up its sleeve.
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IBM Makes Enterprise Mobile Security Move -- InformationWeek

IBM Makes Enterprise Mobile Security Move -- InformationWeek | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
IBM partners with mobile security vendor Arxan Technologies to secure apps created with its Worklight platform against malware and other attacks.
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The Most Valuable Real Estate in the World

The Most Valuable Real Estate in the World | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
The average price per square foot of prime real estate is running about $11,000 in Hong Kong, $7,600 in Tokyo, and $5,300 in London according to Forbes. All of those are bargains, however, compared
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Smartphones Outpace Feature Phones, Samsung Leads -- InformationWeek

Smartphones Outpace Feature Phones, Samsung Leads -- InformationWeek | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
More smartphones than feature phones shipped in the first quarter, an industry first, says IDC.
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Why the B2B landscape points to a mobile commerce future

Why the B2B landscape points to a mobile commerce future | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it

For B2B companies, the growing importance of e-commerce is taking an increasingly central role in business marketers' minds, but building a mobile commerce presence may soon become a priority. 

Last fall, Accenture Interactive released a report, "Channel Shift: Measuring B2B Efforts to Shift Customer Online," that both surveyed and addressed this e-commerce-filled reality. And in short, it found that B2B e-commerce is only going to gain traction....


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B2B and e-commerce trends are worth noting for marketers.

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Here comes the tipping point: Half of PCs shipped will be tablets | ZDNet

Here comes the tipping point: Half of PCs shipped will be tablets | ZDNet | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Tablets will soon outnumber traditional PC form factors. That means it's time for a rethink by the big PC vendors.
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The Stradivarian Smartphone Speaker.. mobile, no wires

The Stradivarian Smartphone Speaker.. mobile, no wires | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it

"This is the portable speaker that amplifies a smartphone's audio without the need for a wireless or wired connection. Requiring only physical contact, a smartphone is placed face-up on the speaker without the need for a physical or wireless connection - aligning a smartphone with the speaker's patented induction "sweet spot" amplifies sound through two down-firing, 2-watt speakers. Four silicone foot pads provide.."


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9 great Apps to help you Secure your Business Smartphone

9 great Apps to help you Secure your Business Smartphone | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
With the growing popularity of Smartphones
they have become a popular target for malware
manufacturers, therefore it’s imperative to install
security apps to protect your data etc.

We have col
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Finally! Google unveils Android Device Manager to protect your misplaced phone

Finally! Google unveils Android Device Manager to protect your misplaced phone | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
By the end of August, Android users will have a 'Find my iPhone' equivalent of their own
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What Android Has That iOS Has Not (Yet) | TechCrunch

What Android Has That iOS Has Not (Yet) | TechCrunch | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
Android is open and customizable. iOS is closed, designed for ease. But iPhone users are maturing, demanding more personalization, and Apple might give it to them at WWDC.
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CHART OF THE DAY: The Rise Of The Mobile Internet

CHART OF THE DAY: The Rise Of The Mobile Internet | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
It's at 15% of overall Internet usage, and it's rising.

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ksraju's curator insight, June 7, 2013 9:41 AM

mobile and pc also Important

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Mobile experiences are shaping the world...

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Smartphone Theft: What Is Best Defense? -- InformationWeek

Smartphone Theft: What Is Best Defense? -- InformationWeek | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
While mobile network operators are creating a global database to track stolen smartphones, some police say that's not enough. New York's Attorney General wants more from smartphone makers.
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Google Makes Android, but Samsung Makes All the Money

Google Makes Android, but Samsung Makes All the Money | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
With 95 percent of overall Android profits accruing to Samsung, the hardware manufacturer plays an outsized role in Google's mobile operating system
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The war for mobile messaging is on

The war for mobile messaging is on | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
SAN FRANCISCO — WhatsApp is one of Silicon Valley's most buzzed-about companies, yet it actively avoids the spotlight, operating out of a small office in Mountain View, Calif., with no sign on the building entrance or on the office door.
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Driving Consumer Insight With Mobile Analytics

In 2013, OpenMarketing's Marcia Kadanoff delivered an in-depth presentation at SES New York on mobile marketing focusing on how mobile analytics have changed th (Driving Consumer Insight With Mobile Analytics http://t.co/1m0eui3Xxa)...

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Mandatory BYOD Heading Your Way

Mandatory BYOD Heading Your Way | Mobile Technology Updates | Scoop.it
To land or keep a job people may soon be forced to buy a personal smartphone, sign away some of their privacy rights and use the phone for work. It's called a BYOD mandate and, according to research firm Gartner, you better get ready for it.
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