Your tablet battery can last more than the typical 8 to 10 hours if you follow these smart strategies for iPad, Android devices.
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Email and other apps fetch data quite often. But the more they fetch, the more they drain the battery. So try increasing the fetch intervals or fetch data manually. On the iPad, go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Fetch New Data and select "Manually." Alternatively, you can increase fetch intervals to hourly. To turn off auto-sync in Android 4.0, 4.1 or 4.2, tap Settings > Accounts & sync, and touch or slide the switch at the top of the screen to "Off."
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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