Mobile Computing Articles

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Rochester Institute of Tech Adopts Student-Created Blue Light Safety App

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) has adopted a new safety app developed by students at the New York school.

Report: PCs Sag as Tablets Surge

Global PC shipments continue to drop in 2013 while tablet sales soar, according to two new forecasts from market research firm International Data Corporation.

Student Reporters Use Mobile App for Video Newsgathering

Student reporters are using a new tool to provide news coverage of campus events for their campus television station.

Califone Debuts Speaker for Mobile Devices

Califone has introduced a new speaker designed for iOS and Android mobile devices.

How to Earn a Graduate Degree on a Smartphone

With the help of a smartphone or tablet, graduate engineering students at USC can access live streaming lectures, and interact with their lecturer and fellow students.

FrontRow Releases iOS-Based AV Control App for Teachers

FrontRow has released Teacher Edition, a new app for iOS-based devices designed to give teachers mobile control over their classroom AV equipment.



Gartner: Your Phone Will Be Smarter than You by 2017

Smartphones will be smarter than their users by the year 2017, according to new analysis from market research firm Gartner.

Report: Android Improves Smartphone Market Share to 81 Percent

Phones with Google's mobile operating system, Android, accounted for 81 percent of all smartphone shipments in the third quarter of 2013, according to a new report from market research firm International Data Corporation.

Penn State Researchers Launch Android App for Community Engagement

Researchers at Penn State's College of Information Sciences and Technology have created a smartphone app that combines news coverage with social content in an effort to increase community engagement.

Berkeley Executive MBA Program Helps Launch iPad Learning Platform

The business school at the University of California, Berkeley will be deploying a new mobile learning platform in its executive MBA program.