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Looking for the missing free copy icon? It's been replaced. There's a new direct link that works like a champ
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It's jeopardizing your business! It's already a passing fad! It's the standard in business today! Why the claims don't add up
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iOS and Android shield most data you care about from IT -- but users seem to care less about privacy these days
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Professional users have five main choices for a smartphone -- you can ignore the rest when you buy
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Major cuts in its mobile hardware business and a lackluster Windows 10 mobile beta make you wonder if Microsoft cares any more
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If you try to use a corporate or education Office 365 subscription on a personal tablet, Microsoft will lead you astray
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Windows 10 is what Windows 8 should have been, but it has too many rough edges to attract Windows 7 users. Continuous upgrades could change that as early as this fall
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Though they get a lot of coverage in the press, these smartphones should not be on your list when it's time to buy
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IE is on its way out, so it's time for IT and Web services creators to make the switch to the modern Web
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New features -- some that riff off Windows tablet PCs -- give the iPad a more laptoplike feel
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MobileIron, Samsung, and Apple have moved the needle for smartphones and tablets in ways that really count for business
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Android on BlackBerry: More harm than good | InfoWorld
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An Android strategy is no sure winner for BlackBerry, due to market, execution, and technological reasons

Macs in the office: Success breeds security FUD | InfoWorld
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By all means, secure your Macs -- but don't get taken for a ride when you do so

Why the boring iOS 9 is good news for IT | InfoWorld
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Very few of the changes affect IT strategy or tactical concerns, and only the new Notes app might cause issues

No subsidy, no smartphone? The bottom line on upgrades | InfoWorld
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Carrier plans are full of gotchas, but the results of this price comparison may surprise you

Don't fall for the USA 'Freedom' Act | InfoWorld
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The mainstream media has celebrated the USA Freedom Act as a victory for civil liberty. It couldn't be further from the truth

Mobile security: The InfoWorld Deep Dive | InfoWorld
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This guide, available in both PDF and ePub editions, explains the security capabilities inherent to each major mobile platform and where usi

Open source and Apple: The nagging nausea | InfoWorld
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Apple may be the polar opposite of open source's values, but open source activists sure love their Apple products

Why the boring Android M is good news for IT | InfoWorld
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The few changes at worst do no harm to IT and in some cases may make things a little easier or safer

Feds vs. Silicon Valley: Who do you trust less? | InfoWorld
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Americans trust the feds more than tech companies to safeguard their data -- a sad truth that should put Silicon Valley on notice

5 mobile management questions you should stop asking | InfoWorld
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Android, the iPhone, and the iPad are well established in business, so it's time to stop thinking about them as new issues

Google IDs are creeping into your identity management | InfoWorld
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Microsoft and Google are both expanding their policy management tools' reach, and IT may be caught in the middle

Apple Watch on the road: The good, the bad, the odd | InfoWorld
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What works -- and what doesn't -- on the Apple Watch for road warriors

iOS still rules in security-focused companies | InfoWorld
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The iOS/Android ratio remains stable, though Windows devices are starting to appear in some sectors

The truth about Macs in the enterprise | InfoWorld
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Security, manageability, and lower TCO are why Macs should comprise 10 to 25 percent of your work PCs

The free memory on your smartphone is not as free as you think | InfoWorld
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Learn how to fix 'insufficient storage' errors in Android and iOS, and get all your OS and app updates ASAP

HTML5 shoot-out: How Chrome, Safari, Firefox, IE, and Opera measure up |...
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Chrome and Opera lead in compliance with the latest Web features, but the differences among browsers may be smaller than they appear

Windows 10 won't save the PC | InfoWorld
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Fixing Windows 8's most glaring flaws is nice, but the new Windows doesn't address the fundamental PC dilemma

Hands on: The first Apple Watch apps for road warriors | InfoWorld
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30 first-gen apps show promise, but still make you wonder about smartwatch utility

The hidden potential of Google's Project Fi mobile service | InfoWorld
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Will Google deliver a solid, modern approach to telephony for a mobile, multipoint, commingled world?

Can you hack an airplane? Brace yourself | InfoWorld
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Suddenly, everyone is worried about malicious hackers breaching networks connected to airplane control systems