BlackBerry invests in health vertical

BlackBerry CEO John Chen has said there's still life left in the struggling handset maker. He made a move to strengthen it by putting money into a U.S. cloud-based clinical information software and

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Rogers opens smart phone wallet

Rogers Communications wireless subscribers have a new way of paying for goods and services using certain smart phones. The carrier said Friday it's suretap wallet application is now available for Android and BlackBerry

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Oracle enhances identity suite

Oracle has enhanced its Identity Management suite to improve protection to enterprise, cloud and mobile applications. The company said Thursday changes to 11g Release 2 of the platform include an wizard to make installation easier, a cloud access

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Vendor unites MDM, Web security

iboss Network Security has released a cloud security suite it says is a unified mobile device management and Web security solution. Called MobileEther, it covers  data loss prevention, advanced Web and mobile malware

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Microsoft to get into enterprise mobile management

With over 100 software companies offering some sort of mobile device management solution, one major vendor was conspicuous by its absense: Micrsosoft. A number of small and midsized companies might have been coping

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

BES 10 now offers better protection for Android, iOS devices

BlackBerry has made another step in its efforts to have its BES 10 device management platform seen as a secure device management platform beyond its own smart phones. The company said Wednesday that

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry trying four ways to cash in on BBM

BlackBerry Ltd. has four new plans to make some money from BlackBerry Messenger (BBM), its flagship instant messaging platform. And while it hasn’t settled on just one plan, it will be trying out all

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 25th, 2014 Candice So

Spyware could trigger Google Glass camera

I first saw Google Glass Intenet-connected eyewear demonstrated at a conference over a year ago and was impressed with the technology. But as someone who wears trifocals, I thought it's potential was limited

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon

Update: Telus says it’s on track for much of workforce to be mobile

Sometimes the last 10 per cent is the hardest, goes a saying. Telus Corp. is about to find that out as it heads towards the goal of having 70 per cent of its

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon