Microsoft Windows Phone 8 shares a close connection with Windows 8. Take a closer look at what that means for users, enterprises, and developers.
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Windows Phone 8 gives developers access to multitasking. The two examples Microsoft discussed included location (access to location services from within an app, but with the location app running in the background), and VoIP and video chat (using Skype). VoIP is built into the operating system as a service, and acts just like a cell phone call.
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?