Sony's SmartWatch pairs with a user's Android smartphone to bring text messaging, email, a media player, Facebook, weather, Twitter, phone calls, fitness apps, and other content to your wrist. It measures 1.42 x 1.42 inches and weighs half an ounce. The OLED display measures 1.3 inches and packs 128 x 128 pixels. It runs Bluetooth 3.0 and its rechargeable battery lasts up to four days. To access apps, the $149.99 SmartWatch must be within 30 feet of an Android 2.1 (or higher) phone loaded with the required SmartWatch app.
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.
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?