Microsoft is turning on new management capabilities for Outlook for iOS and Android with its Intune mobile-device-management service.
When it comes to mobile spending, iOS users have always been seen as more valuable than their Android counterparts. But the gap between the two platforms is closing.
You won't need your Apple devices on the same Wi-Fi network to manage messages and calls; T-Mobile says it's ready for Continuity over LTE, which is supported by iOS 9.
Apple's and Google's evolutionary releases of their respective mobile platforms highlight how this duel has hit maturity. It's a good thing for corporate IT if iOS and Android become a wee bit boring.
The Internet giant acquired API maker Firebase in October 2014 for an undisclosed sum.
Harmon.ie Mobile combines Microsoft document sharing and social apps into a common experience across iOS, Android, and BlackBerry 10 mobile operating systems. Having all of your conversations in one place is a good thing.
Google's new Now On Tap feature, coming with Android M, shows a future where you don't hunt through home screens and menus to find an app. The right apps come to you.
Faced with a large population with slow, little or no mobile broadband, Google is tweaking its core apps to spread the mobile revolution around the world.
PayPal is building up its One Touch checkout experience, connecting the dots between native mobile app and web experiences.
This week in Android a report surfaced that showed Android besting iOS in mobile ad revenue. We also saw that the Nexus 9 is not getting updates first, and that Samsung is using Sony camera sensors in the S6 and S6 Edge.
Dropbox also slipped in that it will be adding the ability for creating new Microsoft Office docs straight from its iOS app in the next few weeks.
Apple's iPad is still an ad machine though, creating revenue four times that of its traffic. China's iPhone sales could reverse this in short order as well.
The social network is adding video calling, setting up face-to-face conversations between friends on mobile phones running either iOS or Android.
Microsoft has rolled out native mobile app versions of Delve, its search and presentation technology, for iOS and Android, as well as enhancements to core Delve functionality.
Microsoft continues to improve its mobile mail client with new functionality and visuals for both Apple iOS and Google Android.
Is Microsoft's plan -- to get its core apps on every mobile platform -- bringing former customers back into the fold? My experience suggests it is.
Everyone from Apple to Samsung may be clamouring for a slice of the mobile payments market, but being a tech giant isn't always a guarantee of success - as Google's recent experience in Africa shows.
Five months on from the release of iOS 8, and following six rounds of bugfixes, Apple's flagship mobile platform that powers almost three out of four iPhone and iPads is still riddled with bugs.
Microsoft's Yammer enterprise social-networking team is rolling out new capabilities for Yammer on iOS, OS X and Android devices.