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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) news, solutions, and analysis for IT professionals, covering mobile security, mobile device management, and BYOD policy.

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For BYOD, money changes everything

Who foots the bill for BYOD phones has been a divisive issue. But that may be changing.

Microsoft cloud services provide construction firm with cost-savings, increased productivity

Chicago-based firm Walsh Group Construction is finding that buying into Microsoft’s Enterprise Mobility Suite has helped streamline its BYOD program and that relying on the cloud service required a leap of faith for security.

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Kyocera DuraForce review: Meet the Android phone designed for The Hulk

If you work in punishing environments, here's a phone that will withstand some of the abuse.

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BYOD was a tech roller coaster ride in 2014

From the beginning, the Bring Your Own Device movement has been a nightmare for CIOs. And recently many workers – once excited by the concept – are wondering if it’s worth it.

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BYOD brings bah humbug this holiday season

Deck the halls and then check your email. Hey, it’s not our idea. More than half of you say you will be logging in for at least two hours over the holidays.

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How to reduce enterprise app clutter on your iPad

To help control the proliferation of cloud apps cluttering iPad home screens, Collage looks to manage data feeds and notifications from Yammer, Office 365, Salesforce and others.

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BlackBerry Classic review: A killer smartphone for keyboard lovers

The BlackBerry Classic may be the best smartphone the company has ever released, but it's not going to lure away many iPhone or Android users, or significantly increase BlackBerry's market share. And that's just fine with BlackBerry....

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T-Mobile’s new Data Stash plan doesn’t let workers share data

T-Mobile today unveiled a monthly data rollover plan for consumers and business customers called "Data Stash," but the plan still won't allow workers to share their data with others in a work group.

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United brings the iPhone 6 Plus on board for 23,000 flight attendants

The airline expects the new devices to improve customer service.

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Blackphone plans app store filled with super secure apps that respect your privacy

Blackphone is getting into the app business to expand its privacy-focused phone's functionality.

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8 Christmas gifts that will need to be secured

After employees unwrap their holiday gifts, many will want to bring them in to use for work. Remote employees may use personal devices at home to access corporate data. Here are eight popular products found under the tree, and advice...

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Users will soon opt first for smartphones and tablets, not laptops and PCs

Market research firm Gartner on Monday issued a bold prediction that by 2018, more than half of all users will use a tablet or smartphone first -- instead of a laptop or desktop -- for all online activities.

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HP ElitePad 1000 G2 review: Business-grade tablet comes at a price

The ElitePad 1000 is impressively designed but pricey, especially with the optional dock you won't want to live without.

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Around the world with BYOD

More than half of employees across the global bring a mobile device to work. However, when you look at individual countries, the results vary wildly in terms of ownership and adoption -- surprisingly, some tech-loving countries are...

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BYOD brings corporate contradictions

CIOs naturally want a BYOD policy in place to give them some level of control, but the reality is that employees will do whatever they want regardless of the policy.

Apple-IBM products in November? Not quite

Apple's Tim Cook said the first fruits of the partnership would come this month, but IBM now has its eyes on December.

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COPE offers IT and workers an alternative to BYOD

Some CIOs are opting for a Company Owned, Personally Enabled approach to managing mobile devices in the enterprise.

How end-to-end MDM leaves Rollins with one less pest to control

With the help of mobile device management vendor DMI, pest control company Rollins has moved its enterprise mobility strategies beyond simply disabling lost devices to offering its 5,000 business users a broader set of services.

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