LogMeIn lets tablet & mobile devices remote control PCs & Macs. This is done for support, or for remote access to systems and resources. This is a demo of the Android version and the ability to create a file system, even for offline access on iPads.
For some of the high end video services, like streaming, carriers need to deploy technology like Picocell in metro areas. Picochip is building chips that will make this a reality. Here's a quick video demonstration, showing what it all looks like.
NFC is one of the new mobile developments. As device makers explore putting NFC chips into phones, retailers and others are figuring out how to make NFC-enabled mobile payments a reality. This demonstration shows what's possible.
RIM is known as a force within the enterprise, and it wants its Playbook tablet to be no exception. It is working hard with developers, and companies like SAP are embracing the platform. Here are a few examples of what you'll see when it ships.
At Mobile World Congress, MobiTV introduced its MobiNow service on the iPad, which provides live and VOD content on that device. It also introduced its convergence product, which lets you view, pause and resume content across devices.
At Mobile World Congress, Samsung took the stage to unveil its next Galaxy products -- a dual core processor phone with a brilliant display & packed with features; and a 10-inch Android 3.0 tablet. Both available this Spring in Europe and Asia.
Vidyo has created an HD, multi-point videoconferencing system that competes with some of the bigger players (like Cisco and Polycom) for a fraction of the cost. It now runs on mobile devices, including tablets.
HP Announced its newest smartphones, a new version of its WebOS mobile platform, and a new tablet. All of this will start coming out this Spring, with the tablet shipping in the Summer. New features like Touch-to-share and card stacks demonstrated.
IT's Reputation: What the Data SaysInformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business really views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. Our results suggest IT leaders should worry less about whether they're getting enough resources and more about the relationships they have with business unit peers.
What The Business Really Thinks Of IT: 3 Hard TruthsThey say perception is reality. If so, many in-house IT departments have reason to worry. InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. The news isn't great.
InformationWeek Must Reads Oct. 21, 2014InformationWeek's new Must Reads is a compendium of our best recent coverage of digital strategy. Learn why you should learn to embrace DevOps, how to avoid roadblocks for digital projects, what the five steps to API management are, and more.