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The iPhone 4's glass backplate may look pretty out of the box, but it's far too easy to scratch or break, particularly for users who don't shield the phone with a protective case. And perhaps that's why the iPhone 5 will have a metal back--a feature made abundantly clear by photographic evidence from various sources (see above). One drawback to Apple's metal madness is that it may rule out the use of NFC technology in the iPhone 5.
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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