HOBI International, Inc. weekly blog recap 2/20-2/24

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 2/20-2/24

Survey indicates users prioritize mobile data security

A new survey from Creative Strategies indicates users are most concerned about data privacy and security when using a smartphone device. The survey interviewed 800 U.S. consumers about the importance of data security and privacy when using […]

Survey indicates users prioritize mobile data security

A new survey from Creative Strategies indicates users are most concerned about data privacy and security when using a smartphone device. The survey interviewed 800 U.S. consumers about the importance of data security and privacy when using different devices and services.

According to the firm’s findings, 60 percent of interviewees indicated security matters the most to […]

By |February 23rd, 2017|data security, Mobile, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

New iPads may be released in March

Mashable reports Apple plans to launch four new iPad Pro devices next month. If these reports are true, the company will release 12.9”, 10.5”, 9.7” and 7.9” versions during March 2017.

The current iPad Pros available for purchase measure in at 12.9” and 9.7”, meaning the the 10.5” and 7.9” versions are new models. If these […]

By |February 22nd, 2017|Mobile, News, Tablets, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Samsung still rebuilding trust following Galaxy Note 7 recall

Samsung recently released the official cause of multiple battery failures that led to an eventual recall of all Galaxy Note 7 devices. The company cited manufacturing and design flaws in batteries from two different suppliers as the cause of the device malfunctions.

The Galaxy Note 7 recall costed Samsung an estimated amount of $5.3 billion, but […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Mobile, News, Risk, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Will 2017 be the year of mobile data security?

Last week, TechCrunch contributor John Biggs wrote a column stating 2017 may be the year of improving mobile security. With millions of smartphone users worldwide, the need for high-quality mobile data security is more of a reality than ever.

For the first time, mobile devices are being used as primary computing devices. Smartphones, tablets […]

By |February 20th, 2017|data security, Mobile, News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

HOBI weekly blog recap 2/13-2/17

Here is a recap of the HOBI blog for the week of 2/13-2/17

Two educational technology concerns and their solutions

Technology in the classroom brings opportunities for increased lesson plan flexibility, outside-the-classroom resources and improved teacher-student interaction.

What to do with old devices after Valentine’s Day

New tablets, smartphones and wearable technology are popular gifts each Valentine’s Day. […]