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10/28/2016
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Gartner's 10 Tech Predictions That Will Change IT

During its recent Symposium ITXpo, Gartner released predictions about the future of technology for IT departments and users. Here's a look at those predictions and what they might mean for you and your organization.
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By 2019, 20% Of Brands Will Abandon Their Mobile Apps

The argument between those who think that apps are the way to go on mobile and those who prefer responsive web design as the way to bring services to users isn't going way. What is going to change, though, is the percentage of companies that decide not to continue to invest in dedicated native apps. The reason is simple: Native apps are more expensive to build and there are some real questions about whether the investment is worthwhile. As more companies decide to reduce their investment, responsive web design will continue to grow.

(Image: alexsl/iStockphoto)

By 2019, 20% Of Brands Will Abandon Their Mobile Apps

The argument between those who think that apps are the way to go on mobile and those who prefer responsive web design as the way to bring services to users isn't going way. What is going to change, though, is the percentage of companies that decide not to continue to invest in dedicated native apps. The reason is simple: Native apps are more expensive to build and there are some real questions about whether the investment is worthwhile. As more companies decide to reduce their investment, responsive web design will continue to grow.

(Image: alexsl/iStockphoto)

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