Smith Micro expands QuickLink Mobile protection for Android, Windows

The move to tablets and smart phones by workers out of the office has become something of a marathon, as sales of the devices show. But not all have enterprise-grade security. Smith Micro

Published on: June 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Canadians are relatively virus-free, says Microsoft

No one is immune from malware, viruses, worms and the myriad other threats to computer security. As fast as security software firms find and patch a vulnerability, someone, somewhere, finds and exploits another.

Published on: June 9th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

HP debuts enterprise-friendly notebook/tablet

Hewlett-Packard Co. is aiming one of its latest mobility products at what it sees as a growing number of users who lean towards work-oriented tablet devices that also come with a full function

Published on: June 5th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Absolute Software releases “first-to-market” full BYOD for Mac and Windows

Absolute Software Corp. says the new version 6.5 of its Absolute Manage security and management tool extends "market-first" full BYOD capabilities to Mac and Windows computers. The latest iteration also supports Cisco's Identity

Published on: May 23rd, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Move Over, Mobile: Time to Upgrade the PC

Back in the day, PC upgrading was a ritual for enthusiasts and even businesses. These days, tablets and smart phones are taking the priority for upgrades. The smart phone upgrade cycle is shorter

Published on: May 21st, 2014 Chris Lau

SweetLabs debuts app platform for Android, Windows OEMs

A new platform from SweetLabs represents the company’s further move away from Windows desktops and into the mobile app recommendation market Titled simply “App Install Platform,” SweetLabs’ new offering builds on the success

Published on: May 16th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Microsoft’s ‘Patch Tuesday’ security fixes bypass XP

Microsoft is releasing fixes for eight bugs on Tuesday, May 13, two of them rated “critical,” according to an article in SC Magazine. However none of the bugs will be addressed in Windows

Published on: May 12th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Microsoft reports 2013 surge in Windows malware hits

We're used to reports of malware these days. It seems as if there's a universe of programs whose sole purpose is causing trouble for innocent users like you and me. That's why it's

Published on: May 8th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Microsoft browser patch covers XP

Microsoft Corp. has quickly issued a patch for a serious Internet Explorer vulnerability, including coverage for those still using Windows XP. “Even though Windows XP is no longer supported by Microsoft and is

Published on: May 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon