Mobility

News, trends and insights for mobile technology

Digital transformation isn’t a destination, it’s a state of being

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Digital technology has accelerated the pace of change in the business world to a point where there is nothing but change. For IT and business decision-makers, that means they are never done. There will always be new technologies to integrate or new business strategies to formulate based on those technologies and the opportunities (or dangers) […]

Tackling mobility’s integration and risk management challenges in healthcare

by Dr. Shainal Nathoo Providing mobility to busy clinicians is increasingly recognized as an essential part of delivering care to patients. There are, however, issues regarding development, integration and security that need to be overcome. Consideration must be given to the user interface. If it isn’t intuitive and user friendly, adoption will be lower, and […]

La carga inalámbrica tiene que ser cómoda y productiva

Si hubiera que enumerar las 5 tendencias que marcarán el año para las soluciones de tecnología profesional, probablemente todos nos acordaríamos de los dispositivos conectados, las tecnologías activadas por voz, la realidad aumentada (AR) y la inteligencia artificial (AI). Pero, ¿cuál sería el quinto elemento? Según 2.000 empleados del Reino Unido encuestados recientemente por la […]

Does mobility stack up? Weighing ROI against overall healthcare outcomes

by Dr. Shainal Nathoo and Marcus Cowley There is growing evidence that mobility brings significant benefits to clinicians. However, some of the common sticking points with any new technology are cost and choosing the right solution for the organization. Let’s start by assessing the financial factors or return on investment (ROI) and what approach to […]

Les jours du smartphone sont comptés

Les jours du smartphone sont comptés. La saturation du marché, l’absence ces derniers temps d’innovation significative et la banalisation des produits (provoquant la baisse des prix et des marges) en sont les raisons. Même si IDC prévoit un retour à une , ces chiffres ne suffisent pas à convaincre les fabricants d’appareils et leurs actionnaires. […]

Communication service providers must transform support systems to realize 5G’s true potential

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Until now, each transition to the next generation of wireless networks, most recently 3G to 4G, has been incremental and relatively seamless. But the jump from 4G networks to 5G is expected to be monumental and fundamentally disruptive. 5G is more than just a faster, lower-latency version of 4G; it represents the first generation wireless […]

El futuro de los teléfonos inteligentes puede estar en nuestra mente

Los smartphones tienen sus días contados, en gran medida por la saturación del mercado, por la falta de avances tecnológicos significativos en los últimos años y por la necesidad de los fabricantes de evitar la mercantilización del producto, lo que hace bajar sus precios y destruye el margen. La consultora IDC ya lo adelantó el […]

Wireless charging is about convenience and productivity

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If you had to list the top five workplace technology trends for the coming year, you’d probably pretty quickly come up with connected devices, voice-activated technologies, augmented reality (AR), and artificial intelligence (AI). What would be the fifth item? According to 2,000 U.K. office workers surveyed recently by Workthere, a global consultant to organizations looking […]

The future of smartphones may be in your mind

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The smartphone’s days are numbered, thanks in part to market saturation, lack of any significant technological breakthroughs in recent years, and the need of manufacturers to avoid commoditization, which forces down prices and destroys margins. Technology research firm IDC said in December that it expects worldwide smartphone shipments to decline by 3% in 2018, the […]

Developing the 7 digital habits: Habit 7 – Quantify yourself 

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This is the last in a series of posts that were prompted by an article written by the Leading Edge Forum entitled The 7 Digital Habits of Highly Effective People. From the original article: HABIT 7 – Quantify yourself – It’s thinking Win/Win for you and the organisation – the act of measuring yourself using a fitness tracker or watch, is a good […]