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.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.
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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