How enterprise IT can achieve mobile first

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We have come to understand “mobile first” as a way to prioritise mobile device design over desktop design. However, what an effective “mobile first” design strategy should really do is equalise the user experience (UX) — allowing mobile devices to be as useful as desktops (especially in the conversion of sales). So, what does “mobile […]

La W de wearable

Ya sea un reloj inteligente o una pulsera fitness, nuestras muñecas llevan hoy en día muchos de los wearables más populares, y este campo está en constante expansión, con nuevas formas de conectar sensores y datos a nuestra vida diaria. En general, la “ropa inteligente” comprende casi cualquier artículo que podamos llevar puesto y que […]

Most employees use mobile apps to do their jobs, not to goof off

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Mobile enterprise employees really are using their devices for work — well, for the most part. A new survey of more than 650 enterprise employees in the U.S. and Western Europe by analyst firm CCS Insight reveals that productivity apps generally are the most widely used mobile apps at work, with Microsoft’s Office 365 (used by […]

Smishing, la última ciberamenaza móvil

Si hay algo en lo que un profesional de IT y un ciberdelincuente pueden coincidir es en que el punto más vulnerable de cualquier red lo constituye el propio usuario. ¡Los usuarios móviles nos ponen las cosas más difíciles! Perderán sus teléfonos, descargarán aplicaciones de sitios no seguros y accederán a datos confidenciales de la […]

Enterprises ignore mobile user research at their own peril

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If there’s one cardinal rule regarding enterprise mobility, it is this: User experience tops all other priorities and metrics. It doesn’t matter how well-designed developers think the mobile app they created is, nor does it matter how enthusiastic the CEO is about a given mobile app. In the end, success or failure of an app […]

La conectividad puede poner barreras a IoT

Casi todas las grandes empresas confían en que sus iniciativas actuales y futuras de Internet de Cosas (IoT, por sus siglas en inglés) den fruto, en los próximos años, como refleja una reciente encuesta de la firma Vanson Bourne. Los resultados de la consultora indican que el 97% de los encuestados “están logrando o esperan […]

Los Smartphones celebran una década de productividad en la empresa (y un montón de mensajes personales)

Hace diez años, el 29 de junio de 2007, Apple lanzó el primer iPhone. Ese audaz movimiento le sirvió para conseguir muy rápidamente nuevos usuarios, procedentes de marcas más establecidas, como Nokia o Blackberry, lo que muy pronto provocó un enorme impacto en todo tipo de empresas y profesionales TI. Aunque los responsables de TI […]

What happened to the enterprise mobile apps revolution?

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IT professionals have been prepping for years for the mobile apps explosion that promises to transform enterprise productivity. But while demand from enterprise employees reportedly remains high, a new report from research firm Gartner concludes that the “number of enterprise mobile apps is not accelerating.” More than one-quarter of enterprises around the world “have not built, customized […]

Does your enterprise suffer from app overload?

What’s the biggest purported benefit of mobile technology in the enterprise? Increased productivity. With mobile devices, the thinking goes, workers are able to get things done from anywhere and at any time. But none of this can be accomplished without cloud-based apps. These tools are necessary to unleash the productivity of mobile enterprise employees. However, as some  businesses are learning, sometimes you can have […]

How mobile payments can transform your business

Consumers still are slow to adopt mobile payments, despite efforts by companies such as Apple, Google and Samsung to generate traction for their mobile payment platforms. But don’t let the underwhelming ramp-up deceive you; mobile payments will eventually reach a tipping point, just as online purchasing did years ago. And the enterprises that will most effectively […]