mLearning is a growing field in the public sector, but there's more to it than just putting online learning courses on a smart phone.
Mobile devices can be a risk to secure environments. A CACI exec says one approach to security has been to alter the hardware of Apple iPads.
Carasoft and Defense Connect Online have released a mobile app for iOS devices that allows for secure collaboration.
Monthly sessions of volunteers help expand the Mobile Gov Wiki, a go-to resource for best practices on mobile government.
Having developed 77 apps since 2009, the Sustainment Center of Excellence team offers some lessons learned.
Mobile learning has great potential as an educational tool, and it will be around for the long haul, but building platforms and apps isn't as easy as you might think.
Security is a natural concern for agencies building mobile applications. Here are a few important points to keep in mind.
Raytheon releases a suite of tools for smart phones and other devices that combines voice communications, maps, GPS tracking and image and video sharing.
A radio-to-IP system brings smart phones into public safety networks but it's no replacement for traditional land mobile radios, users in Mobile County, Ala., say.
Agencies deciding on whether to provide mobile services via an on-device app or a Web app might want to consider the advantages of combining the two.
The Commercial Mobile Alert System, designed to alert people in targeted areas of serious emergencies and pending disasters, got the message out, but only to users with the right phones.
Paraben's Device Seizure 6 can break passwords, track where a phone has been and map the complete file system, including deleted data.