Cell Phones

Cell phones are portable telephones that connect to a mobile network. Increasingly, cell phones are dividing into a trio of categories: basic cell phones, feature phones and smartphones. Cell phones, which also are known as mobile phones, provide many services besides voice calling. These include short message service, location-based services, Web surfing and other data services. In general, phones are getting smaller and the user interfaces more creative. The iPhone has ushered in a new era of creativity.


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Interviews

BYOD, Wireless Drive Network Complexity

The explosion of wireless devices has increased the number of devices workers use at home and at work. Ankur Chadda discusses the implications this has on the enterprise.

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Protect Data or Device? The Key Choice in Securing Mobility

Focusing on the device inconveniences users and doesn't work.

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