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Apple’s iOS contains intentionally created access that could be used by governments to spy

Last weekend, a hacker who’s been campaigning to make a point about Apple security by playing fast and loose with the now widely-accepted definition of “backdoor” struck gold when journalists … Continue reading

July 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

how long until a company takes this a step further and makes the hardware free?

  It’s a model that has worked for smartphones for years, with carriers spreading the cost over the duration of the contract. Sure, the consumer pays the price eventually, but … Continue reading

July 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

By implementing an official BYOD policy and deploying hybrid cloud tools, companies can eliminate shadow IT and empower employees at the same time.

  You’ve likely heard of “shadow IT” or BYOD (bring your own device). Both terms refer to employees using private devices or software at the workplace—think iPads for work, or … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · 1 Comment

Only four out of 10 IT decision makers report that their company has a formal bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policy in place

Nearly three out of every four organizations issue corporate-owned laptops (74 percent) and smartphones (71 percent) to their workforces, indicating that smartphone use and notebook adoption is widespread in the … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · 1 Comment

Microsoft delivers Surface Pro 2, Surface 2 firmware updates

As part of June 10 Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has made available firmware updates for its second-generation Intel-based Surface Pro 2 and ARM-based Surface 2 tablets. The company didn’t release any … Continue reading

June 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

New iOS 7 lock screen flaw opens up iPhones, iPads in seconds

Apple users have been left with yet another lock-screen flaw, which can allow anyone with physical access to an iPhone or iPad running the latest iOS 7 software to access … Continue reading

June 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Apple doesn’t offer much in the way of discounts, so when it does, people take notice.

Apple is offering discounts on the iPad Air ($30) and the Retina iPad mini ($20) according to a new report from iGeneration (via MacRumors). This is the first time that Apple has included … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · 1 Comment