The foundation for successful mobile app security

The move to mobile initiated the development of millions of mobile apps. Apps are usually thought to make life easier, but they bring threats as well as convenience. Newer apps are designed to gain access to valuable information on devices without the user’s knowledge. This creates an all new form of information paranoia for employers…

E-Waste market estimated to reach $5 billion

 Rapidly growing amounts of e-waste are bringing larger numbers than ever in this year’s market forecast for e-waste management.  New technologies replace old devices monthly, if not weekly. For this reason, it’s becoming more commonplace to purchase new devices multiple times annually. Increasing numbers of used devices are great news for e-waste processors everywhere.  …

Four tips for better cloud security

IT professionals everywhere debate about how secure the cloud really is. While convenient, the cloud does bring opportunities for information breaches.   Here are four things you should know to ensure successful cloud security:   Employees pose the biggest threat. While it’s commonly assumed outside hackers are the source of most data breaches, it’s actually people…

HOBI President Speaking at E-Scrap Conference 2015

Craig Boswell, president of HOBI International, Inc., will speak at the 2015 E-Scrap Conference in Orlando, FL Sept. 1-3, 2015. Boswell will moderate Tuesday’s workshop discussing how to maximize value in mobile devices and programs. Boswell will begin the workshop with an industry overview and leading perspectives. The panel will include Kyle Wiens from iFixit and…

Cities with best network coverage revealed

Root Metrics, an independent wireless research company, has completed the first half of their annual network performance report for 2015. The study compares various carrier performance components at major cities and metro areas around the United States. The report ranks mobile networks with consideration to the following topics: signal reliability, network connection speed, dropped calls,…