Posted by: Margaret Rouse
|“The next version of Windows Intune, Microsoft’s cloud-based desktop management tool, will allow for the sideloading of apps — that is, the installation of apps directly from Intune, without going through each device’s app store.” — Colin Steele|
Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is sideloading, the installation of an application on a mobile device without using the device’s official application-distribution method. Sideloading works differently on different mobile platforms. On an Android OS device, you simply check a box in the operating system settings. On an Apple iOS device, however, you have to jailbreak the device.