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Always Think Of The End-Users In Any Mobility Deployment

Workforces are becoming more mobile as technology unshackles employees from their desks. As such, workers’ expectations on what mobile technology can deliver has changed. Organisations need to factor this change into their decision-making process when they look to deploy mobility solutions in their businesses, as Peter Poullin, CMO of rugged tablets manufacturer Xplorer Technologies, highlighted at CeBIT 2016.


Android Malware Now Steals Voice-Based Two Factor Authentication Details

In order to protect themselves from hackers, some financial institutions have started using two-factor authentication systems that use deliver one-time passcodes (OTP) through voice calls rather through SMS. But an updated version of a Trojan malware called Android.Bankosy can now steal voice delivered passwords, according to research by security vendor Symantec. Here’s how it works.


Lenovo Announces Project Tango-Powered Smartphone

Today at CES 2016, Lenovo teased an upcoming smartphone that will be made in conjunction with Google’s motion-sensing wunderkind; Project Tango. This will be the first Tango-enabled mobile device for consumers and it promises to provide a “magic window” of digital information and objects in the real world. But will it ever make it to Australia?


Samsung Pay Already Has More Than One Aussie Bank On Board

Samsung Pay is coming to Australia. Some time this year, we’ll see yet another contactless payment system that lets you use your phone to buy groceries or shop in stores. Samsung’s attempt, though, seems to be the most versatile and powerful yet for customers, and potentially the most trouble-free for banks to implement.


How To Launch A Successful Mobile App

Mobile devices and their application stores are the epitome of consumer ease, choice and product availability to date. People have the store in their pocket ever-available, the payment a password. The sheer volume of apps drives competition and perceived value into a great price tag. The ‘try this on for size’ version is almost, if not entirely, the full product. Upgrades? They’re free.


Managing Mobile Data Collection: The New Challenges And Tips For Best Practice

Is your organisation aware of the challenges surrounding data collection and usage? With Gartner predicting that nearly all mobile apps will be collecting user data by 2015, now’s the time to start thinking about how you approach key information trust issues.


Working On The Road: How To Stay Productive When You Travel

Travelling can be an enormous time thief, but if you approach it the right way and with the right tech, you can make it work for you. From staying in touch to keeping your devices charged and banishing bawling babies, here are some of our favourite tips for making every making the most of being on the road.


Enterprise May Be The Last Bastion Of Hope For Windows Phone

Microsoft has haemorrhaged a fortune on its mobile business through its ill-fated acquisition of Nokia and sluggish uptake of its Windows Phone platform. It’s hurting the company’s bottom line but can Microsoft change its mobile fortunes through opportunities in the enterprise?


How To Choose The Right Tech For Your Business: Lifehacker's Free New Ebook

Should you let staff choose their own devices? What hardware specs matter most? How can you take advantage of the benefits mobile technology offers while minimising the security risks? Lifehacker has answered these questions and more in a free new ebook that you can download right here.


My Device Doesn't Support A Key App: What Can I Do?

So there’s an app which users are demanding on a particular device or platform, but it either doesn’t exist or the costs of porting it would be prohibitive. What’s the best strategy to pursue next?


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