Google reveals its Nexus 7 tablet and Chromecast wireless TV device, capable of streaming content from any mobile or desktop device to an HDTV.
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Chromecast connects to an HDMI port on a TV and draws power from a USB connection or a wall adapter. Setup is simple, but there are potential issues anytime cabling is involved. In my case, one of my TVs had all its HDMI ports occupied, and my other TV relies on a full-power strip, leaving me with no place to power the Chromecast. Every new gadget seems to bring another trip to the hardware store.
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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