Heard enough about Angry Birds and Pandora? Check out these 10 lesser-known Android apps to enhance your productivity, well-being, and more.
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It's easy to burn through your mobile data plan's monthly allotment of bits, particularly if you run a lot of streaming video (Netflix fans, I'm looking at you) and data-gobbling background apps. Onavo, a free Android app, helps you manage your data plan to avoid those painful and pricey overages. It includes three widgets, including a Live Data Usage tool that shows which apps are using data in real time. One particularly handy feature is Onavo's ability to restrict specific data-hogging apps to Wi-Fi--a good way to save your 3G/4G allowance for other uses.
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
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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