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Thu, March 06, 2014 - And without remote management, getting patches onto devices scattered throughout the organization is hit or miss.
Thu, March 06, 2014 - The flaws can be exploited to gain unauthorized access or cause denial-of-service conditions
Wed, March 05, 2014 - Having lots of Wi-Fi networks packed into a condominium or apartment building can hurt everyone's wireless performance, but Stanford University researchers say they've found a way to turn crowding into an advantage.
Wed, March 05, 2014 - When it comes to mobile devices, it's well known that malware writers like to target Android. But a threat report published today by security firm F-Secure puts in perspective why Android malware attacks often flop and why Android itself is no pushover.
Mon, March 03, 2014 - Wi-Fi is largely a given in today's homes and office buildings. Increasingly, though, retailers, schools and specialty shops are getting into the mix. Here four firms discuss the philosophy behind their free Wi-Fi.
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Fri, February 28, 2014 - If you want a wearable Internet of Things, the electronics have to be as small and as energy efficient as possible. That's why a new microcontroller by Freescale Semiconductor is notable.
Fri, February 28, 2014 - This week's posting of specifications for the secure Boeing Black smartphone brought out references to the old Mission Impossible television show and other fictional spy heroes.
Thu, February 27, 2014 - Aerospace and defense company Boeing this week rolled out the Boeing Black a a heavily secured Android smartphone designed for use by the U.S. military and intelligence agencies, which a no kidding a will essentially self-destruct if tampered with.
Thu, February 27, 2014 - At the heart of the $19B WhatsApp acquisition may be Facebook's continuing desire to take over your mobile phone.
Thu, February 27, 2014 - At the RSA Conference today, security start-up Skycure plans to disclose a vulnerability in Apple iOS devices that can impact mobile-device management (MDM) systems running on them.
Wed, February 26, 2014 - After acquiring mobile application management company Bitzer Mobile late last year, Oracle today announced that it has taken Bitzer's basic "container" technology for Apple ioS and Google Android and linked it to identity management.
Tue, February 25, 2014 - Ahead of a major new spectrum auction scheduled for next year, America's four major wireless carriers are jockeying for position in the frequencies available to them, buying, selling and trading licenses to important parts of the nation's airwaves.
Tue, February 25, 2014 - The wireless spectrum, and the way it's regulated by the FCC, can be a little confusing to the novice, but gaining a layperson's understanding of the national airwaves isn't graduate-level stuff.