Android 8.0, Oreo: The complete FAQ

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VMware partners with Google to manage Chrome devices

VMware’s AirWatch subsidiary has partnered with Google to enable unified end-point management (UEM) of all Chrome OS devices in an enterprise.

Through VMware Workspace ONE’s cloud portal, IT admins will be able to manage Chrome devices in their company alongside all other endpoints from a single console.

Among other things, IT managers will be able to perform a number of tasks including  on-boarding employees; provisioning, auditing and tracking hardware; device wiping; and securing access to personalized enterprise app catalogs.

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from Computerworld http://www.computerworld.com/article/3218118/mobile-wireless/vmware-partners-with-google-to-manage-chrome-devices.html#tk.rss_all

Amazon Temporarily Discounts Echo from $179 to $100 – Deal Alert

By now I’m sure you’re familiar with Amazon’s Echo device. Amazon Echo comes in both white and black, and is a hands-free speaker you control with your voice. Echo connects to the Alexa Voice Service to play music, make calls, send and receive messages, provide information, news, sports scores, weather, and more. One works well, or string them around your house for Alexa in every room. Multiple Echo devices work together seamlessly. It may be one of those devices that actually does what it promises to do. Echo is discounted fairly regularly, but usually not by this much. If you’ve been thinking about picking one up, now may be a good time. Its list price has been reduced from $179 to $99.99 for a limited time. See the deal on Amazon.

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from Computerworld http://www.computerworld.com/article/3218664/mobile/amazon-temporarily-discounts-echo-from-179-to-100-deal-alert.html#tk.rss_all

Just $9.99 Right Now For a 3-Pack of 6-foot Lightning/Micro USB Combo Cables – Deal Alert

from Computerworld http://www.computerworld.com/article/3218644/mobile/just-9-99-right-now-for-a-3-pack-of-6-foot-lightning-micro-usb-combo-cables-deal-alert.html#tk.rss_all