Today's smartphones have led to the development of hundreds of thousands of mobile apps. Apple's iPhone, RIM's BlackBerry and phones based on Google's Android all have access to extensive libraries of apps that you can download and install for our increasingly mobile world. When you're always on the go, having the right smartphone app makes it easy to transition from business to pleasure and back again without skipping a beat so you can get the most out of every minute. Here we pick 17 of the be
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One of the nice things about having a mobile phone with you is the ability to find and connect with friends that are also out on the town. With Foursquare's "check-in" function, you can record where you are and add a comment. You link the app (free, for all three platforms) to your address book and Facebook and Twitter friends, and then you can see where they've recently checked in. You can also view others' comments and suggestions for places near you.
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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