Android handsets are pouring onto the market every day and there's a deluge of Android apps competing to fills those screens. To sort through the storm surge of app choices, we've trolled through the Android Market to hauled in 20 Android apps that no business user should be without.
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With Mighty Meeting, all you need to deliver a presentation is your phone. You can upload your PowerPoint or Keynote presentations to your MightyMeeting account and then play them via your mobile device. The app is free, and so is the service, which is still in beta.
Mobile devices running Google's Android operating system are becoming more popular all the time. As of last February, Google reported that it and its hardware partners were shipping 60,000 handsets a day. In the first quarter of this year, Android smartphone sales accounted for 7 percent more of total smartphone sales than Apple's iPhones and iPad did.
The growth in phone sales has led to an explosion of apps for Android-based devices. At the end of last month, bloggers for the online Android app browser AndroLib estimated that there were about 83,000 active applications in the Android market.
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?
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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