As this year's biggest smartphone-related conference nears kickoff, check out 10 cool pieces of hardware that we're eager to see at Mobile World Congress.
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Samsung dropped word of these two low-end Android smartphones ahead of MWC, perhaps hoping that no one would notice them. Both share the bulk of their under-the-hood (and underwhelming) features, including 800-MHz processors, Android 2.3 Gingerbread, 4 GB of memory, Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi, and all the usual stuff. About the only thing memorable about these smartphone sequels, however, is that they pack NFC. We shall see if these pee-wee phones are all Samsung has to offer at the moment.
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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