Some Android applications will drain your smartphone or tablet of battery life, storage or bandwidth like a blood-sucking fiend. Here's what's what with the worst of the worst.
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One of the challenges of using Cloud-based big data or media applications is moving big files and objects into the cloud. IBM acquired Aspera just to address this issue. Signiant, long a player in broadcast and other media, says don't forget us.
As organizations digest BYOD, they often turn to wrapping apps to make them available remotely. Cortado's Henning Volkmer thinks that approach is dead and suggests that a more centralized approach is better.
Data from Forrester's global Forrsights Workforce Employee survey shows that tablets are being used dynamically and deeply for a wide variety of work-related applications.
Want to print something out using your tablet or smartphone? Although many mobile printing applications are still rather rudimentary, here are some applications you might want to research.
Microsoft is seeking user-experience feedback from those who've bought Surface RT tablet/PCs.
The latest Android tablet from Google and Samsung has a lot to offer, but its plasticky construction and lack of good optimized applications should give you some pause.
Livescribe, the smartpen company, has launched Sky, a Wi-Fi version that stores files in the cloud. It's incompatible with the current Echo system, but as Livescribe's Byron Connell explains, the company's new strategy is aimed at Evernote and tablet users.
Apple's software subsidiary is positioning its database as another way small businesses can create smartphone or tablet applications for internal use.
This affordable utility provides an easier way to compress and email large files, and integrates well with Microsoft Office applications.
Surface tablets will be available in the US from October 26, the same time as Windows 8, a filing has shown
Google's 7" tablet has a lot to offer for the price. But at the end of the day, I'd much rather use a mature device with superior screen resolution and a greater choice of native tablet optimized applications.
The 2012 Olympics kick off in London this week, with the first football games starting up today. You can follow all the action on your smartphone or tablet with one of several available applications.
Cloud computing, social media and mobile devices some technologies small and midsize businesses in country are embracing, but IT adoption rate has much headroom for growth, industry players note.
Mobile commerce grew over six times to hit S$328 million (US$259 million) last year in country; merchants should prioritize resources on building mobile optimized sites--ahead of apps--to best position for growth, PayPal execs note.
case study Technology helped boost efficiency of computer resources, giving "digital native" students at Temasek Poly's school of informatics and IT flexibility to access learning materials, says one staffer.
PC maker's acquisition of cloud client provider Wyse Technology will help position Dell as enterprise-grade as-a-service provider for hardware and related IT services such as virtualized desktops, says analyst.
Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman planning to merge company's personal computer and printers divisions in effort to cut costs and improve hardware sales, according to various reports.
PC market in Thailand dropped 40 percent sequentially in fourth quarter due to hard-disk drive supply shortage caused by last year's floods, reports IDC.
More adults are downloading and using mobiles applications downloaded to their smartphone or tablet, but their attention span for these apps is limited.
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