Development

E-Commerce Inventory Management with Mobile Application Management for Improved User Experience

Over the last few years, e-commerce has experienced a substantial business growth due to increase in internet usage. The top players in the retail market are China and US, estimated to have $300 billion and $270 billion of retail sales figures respectively. One of the areas where most e-commerce businesses face problems is inventory management.…

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Managing Apple devices in enterprises through EMM

iPods, iPhones, and iPads have been shaking up the consumer tech market for many years now. Apple’s intuitive design approach and user-friendly features have not only fascinated consumers but also given a boost to businesses. Seamless and consistent end-user mobile experience for employees was the biggest motivator for businesses to explore Apple devices for enterprise…

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App Wrapping – An Enterprise MAM Solution Going Out of Business

For years, app wrapping has been used for implementing enterprise policy on apps as part of Mobile Application Management (MAM) solution. In order to secure, manage and deploy their apps through an EMM solution, developers have used proprietary SDKs or app wrapping tools. App wrapping works with an existing binary that is used to govern…

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How to make mobile devices friendly for elderly individuals?

Follow @42gears People and their lifestyle have remarkably changed over the last couple of decades. Gadgets and technologies have replaced the traditional way of life. From reading the latest news to being in touch with loved ones, the younger generation today feel handicapped without these technologies around. Smartphones and tablets being their lifeblood. But, do…

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4 common mobile device security threats enterprises face and ways to prevent them

Follow @42gears Growing mobility is changing the way Enterprise Information Technology departments work. Employees who are on the move have been quick to embrace mobile devices as productivity enhancing tools. These mobile devices are slowly replacing laptops and desktop computers and are being used by employees for all possible purposes that include getting in touch…

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5 reasons why enterprises must upgrade to Android Marshmallow from Android Lollipop

Follow @42gears Android is the largest smartphone platform with more than a one and a half billion users across the world. Android mobile devices are also preferred by employees and employers to improve efficiency and productivity at work. After the launch of Android Marshmallow, Enterprise Mobility Management or EMM companies including 42Gears started offering support…

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Tablets in classrooms – Distraction or focused learning?

Follow @42gears With constant developments in mobile technology, there is a sudden surge of educational apps for iOS, Android and Windows devices. These apps focus on students and use of mobile devices like tablets for classroom learning and school work. Students are finding this trend helpful. According to Pearson Student Mobile Device Report published in…

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Command Line Interface and APIs for SureFox

SureFox uses a BroadcastReceiver to allow 3rd party applications to send specific commands to SureFox. Command can be send using Intent. (See examples below). To execute any command Administrator password is necessary. Currently, SureFox supports the following commands: Launch_surefox: final Intent intent = new Intent(“com.gears42.surefox.COMMUNICATOR”); intent.putExtra(“command”,”launch_surefox”); intent.putExtra(“sender”, context.getPackageName()); //optional this.sendBroadcast(intent); Exit_Surefox: final Intent intent = new Intent(“com.gears42.surefox.COMMUNICATOR”); intent.putExtra(“command”,”exit_surefox”);…

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