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  Friday, October 28, 2011
Between The Lines ColumnistFCC's Broadband Plan: What Would Steve Jobs Think?
By Jonathan Feldman
Would you spend $4.5 billion to put a 486 PC in every farmer's barn? That's basically what the FCC is proposing to do, and the lack of consideration of new models of telecom is troubling.

Carriers Latest FCC Proposal Would Cost You
Feds Spur Ultrafast Broadband App Development
Feds Inject $12 Million Into Rural Health IT

HP Will Keep PC Division
Hoping to end months of corporate turmoil, CEO Meg Whitman promises to clarify HP's mission and to take another stab at the tablet business using Windows 8.

Motorola, RIM Struggle To Sell Tablets
Motorola's latest quarterly numbers show it shipped a meager number of its Xoom tablet. RIM, on the other hand, stoops to a buy-two-get-one-free...

HP, Nokia, SAP Face The Future
HP decides it still likes PCs, Nokia relaunches its smartphone efforts, and SAP breaks a record. It's a glass half-full week for tech.

Samsung Beats Apple In Smartphone Sales
Samsung shipped 28 million smartphones in its most recent quarter, easily sailing past sales of the Apple iPhone.

Feds Use Internet To Improve Customer Service
Agencies disclose plans to use technology to improve services to citizens and an Obama administration executive order.

HP Mines Data To Predict Consumer Behavior
Pilot project was right 90% of the time when social media data was combined with company data.

Smartphone Sensors Pose Security Threat
Newly discovered vulnerability shows a phone's accelerometer can detect vibrations from key presses on a nearby keyboard.

All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come. -- Victor Hugo


HP Mines Data To Predict Consumer Behavior
Smartphone Sensors Pose Security Threat
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New Research: Mobile Device Management
The only constant in mobility nowadays is change. No two platforms have the same security and management hooks, yet your end users are signing up in droves, then demanding email, calendaring, VPN access and much more.
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IT Pro Impact: Apple iPhone 4S
Here's a rundown of Apple iPhone 4S' new hardware and software features and the implications for IT teams charged with supporting mobility.
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CIO's Watch List: Key Outsourcing Trends
Download this white paper to take a look at the key trends CIO's are watching; including, more investment in cloud computing, migration to greener data centers, increasing adoption of Windows 7, a mobile workforce using many devices, the need for risk management and regulatory compliance, and more.
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Mobile Device Management Best Practices
Mobile devices are all about convenience and productivity employees, but they can be an IT nightmare for organizations. Download this white paper to review twelve best practices for mobile device management. The first eight principles are the essentials that you must adopt. The last four are advanced practices that will help take your strategy to the next level.
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10 Epic Android Apps
Among the hundreds of thousands of Android apps, we've rounded up 10 epic, must-have choices. These apps will save your bacon, day in and day out.

10 Innovative iOS 5 Apps
Apple's iOS 5 mobile operating system includes 200 new features and more than 1,500 new APIs. Here are 10 great examples of how iOS developers used them to create cool apps.

How Nokia Must Fight Back In U.S.
Nokia has a lot of work to do in the U.S. smartphone market if it wants to regain lost ground with Windows Phone 7 devices like the new Lumia models.

10 Key Steve Jobs Moments and Innovations
Under the leadership of Steve Jobs, Apple became a technology leader and cultural force. Take a look back at some favorite Jobs moments and ideas.

Facebook: Latest 'Hack' Was Old, Invalid User IDs
Hacking group "Team Swastika" released apparent Facebook usernames and passwords, but the social network says the data isn't tied to live accounts.



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Pyramid Preview: Smartphone Operating Systems: Ecosystem analysis and trends shaping the future of the global smartphone market   Watch

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