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Top 20 Nikon Small World images in 2014 — This year marks the 40th annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. Take a look at the top 20 images, which showcase everything from a look into the eyes of a tiny jumping predator, to the inner structure of a DVD player. Sonja Thompson has worked for TechRepublic since October of 1999.

Welcome Jack Wallen, TechRepublic's official Android Expert — Jack Wallen certainly isn't new to TechRepublic. In fact, he was one of the very first freelance writers for TechRepublic back in 1999. Jack was hired on as a full-time TechRepublic employee from 2000 until 2005, and with his knowledge and passion for open source technology, he helped build what was

TechRepublic's 12 Apps of Christmas — TechRepublic's 12 Apps of Christmas About Sonja Thompson Sonja Thompson has worked for TechRepublic since October of 1999. She is currently a Senior Editor and the host of the Smartphones and Tablets blogs.

10 smartphone features that I'm pretty darn thankful for — It's Thanksgiving morning, and I have the day off, but my body's internal clock wouldn't let me sleep in, nor would my animals, whose bellies are quite used to their normal early morning feeding time.

10 nightmarish ways to end up phoneless — Earlier this year, we published an infographic by Protect Your Bubble that broke down smartphone incidents by gender and age group. Now, in the spirit of Halloween and all things spooky, we thought we'd take a look at some of the uncommon but true horror stories of smartphone damage, loss, or theft from real Protect Your Bubble claims. Here are 10 of the most nightmarish ways that users have ended up phoneless: 1.

Infographic: MDM is the zombie phone killer — This infographic shows how zombie phones, which impact organizations, can be killed with an MDM solution.

US3 Drive: A 3-in-1 multi-functional device — Take a look at US3 Device, a multi-functional device that works with both Android smartphones and Apple iPhones.

Poll: BlackBerry Enterprise Server for BYOD — TechRepublic and ZDNet have published quite a bit of information concerning BYOD in the enterprise. We've also covered news about BlackBerry Enterprise Server (BES), including the announcement of a multiplatform upgrade to BES that allows it to support and manage iOS and Android smartphones and tablets.

Infographic: How smartphone incidents occur — ProtectYourBubble created the following infographic, which was based on a customer survey of over 4,000 people in the United States. The results show how the majority of smartphone incidents occur for men and women of varying age groups. Do you see any surprises here? Share your thoughts in the discussion thread below.
Nov 21, 2014

Pro tip: Fixes for common Active Directory connectivity issues on OS X via @techrepublic

Nov 21, 2014

Stay in touch with Microsoft with the Windows Feedback and Insider Hub apps via @techrepublic

Nov 21, 2014

Z Launcher nails the Android home screen launcher via @techrepublic

Nov 20, 2014

Why the best Android smartphone could be the Droid Turbo via @techrepublic

Nov 20, 2014

Use Google Apps? Try Google+ as your enterprise social network via @techrepublic

Nov 20, 2014

G'MIC is an incredibly powerful filtering system for GIMP via @techrepublic

Nov 20, 2014

Twelve South's new HiRise Deluxe and SurfacePad iPhone 6 accessories via @techrepublic

Nov 20, 2014

Pro tip: Configure specific numbers to go directly to voicemail via @techrepublic

Nov 19, 2014

AWS is playing chicken with pricing, and enterprise incumbents will lose via @techrepublic

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