A single developer is responsible for close to 50 000 apps on BlackBerry's app store, many of which are spam-like offerings.
Peek, a smartphone application that conducts eye examinations, is leading the charge against blindness in poverty-stricken and remote areas.
The online training series is designed to provide an alternative to Amazon's classroom-based training programme.
Although the majority of IT decision-makers see big data as adding value to business, many businesses have yet to take advantage of it, says EMC.
With billions of users and millions of apps, computing is entering a 'third platform' of architecture, says EMC.
Social media should not be viewed as a separate entity, but rather as one building block of an overall strategy, says Microsoft SA.
Recruiting on social networks is an excellent way to complement an overall recruitment strategy, says Graylink.
Social media comes with a complicated load of legal complexities. Be informed, says Webber Wentzel.
Although electromagnetic tags can assist in reducing library theft, RFID provides a more comprehensive solution, says CSX Customer Services.
The app analytics firm uses social media data to improve app searches for developers and consumers.
Regular business intelligence software users do not have the time, background knowledge or inclination to find patterns in data, says BITanium.
Qualcomm's Wireless Reach initiative aims to extend the benefits of connectivity to education, entrepreneurship, health and environmental sustainability.
Cathleen O'Grady is ITWeb's journalist.