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You're at a dreadfully dull business lunch, listening to some pompous bore pontificate on topics of great irrelevance. How can you escape without offending the bloviator? Call Faker to the rescue! You use this free app to input a bogus contact name, time, and ringtone, and your phone rings with a fake call at a predetermined time. If you're no good at advance planning, simply add the app's call widget to Android's home screen; when you long-press the Call Faker button, the app makes a phony incoming call.
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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