Monthly Archives: April 2014

Gartner Identifies Top 10 Mobile Technologies and Capabilities for 2015 and 2016

By Gartner. Organizations wishing to unlock the full potential of mobility must master a wide range of technologies and skills, many of which are unfamiliar to IT staff. In today’s blog post, Nick Jones, vice president and distinguished analyst at … Continue reading

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Google’s Project Ara wants to revolutionize the smartphone industry within a year

By Brad Molen. The night before Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) division was supposed to show off the one and only functional Project Ara prototype to a room full of eager developers, someone dropped the phone and broke the display. At any … Continue reading

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“OK Glass, book a room”: Starwood Hotels comes to Google Glass

By Kevin C. Tofel Need a place to stay? Starwood Hotels is happy to oblige, particularly if you’re wearing Google Glass. The hotel chain has a beta app called SPG for Glass under development to be released soon. The software looks to offer the … Continue reading

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TI brings Apple’s iBeacon to Bluetooth products for industrial, automotive & embedded applications

Silicon firm Texas Instruments on Wednesday announced plans to support Apple’s iBeacon microlocation technology across a large swath of TI’s Bluetooth product line, including chips for embedded and automotive applications. Continue Reading

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Kinvey Releases MBaaS Web and Hybrid SDKs to Support Enterprise HTML5-Based App Development

Kinvey, the leading enterprise Mobile Backend as a Service (MBaaS) platform, today announced new comprehensive libraries for mobile web development including the full range of JavaScript, Backbone.js, Ember.js and Angular.js frameworks in addition to enhancements to its PhoneGap and Appcelerator Titanium … Continue reading

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MBaaS, Cloud Computing and Architectures for Enterprise Mobility – What Your Mother Never Told You

By Kevin Benedict. My friend and Cognizant colleague, the ever opinionated Peter Rogers, shares more of his insights into the world of IoT (Internet of Things), enterprise mobility, geekdom and how they really works under-the-covers.  By “they” I mean technology, not geeks. I … Continue reading

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Google Glasses Gets Down To Business

By Thomas Claburn. After months of promoting Glass as a fashion accessory and pushing back against misperceptions, without an evident shift in public perception, Google has extended its Explorer Program to businesses in an effort to win acceptance for its computerized eyewear … Continue reading

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