Every week, I share the most interesting and useful tech articles that I’ve found over the past week. This week’s top articles focus on mobile, mobile apps, and how your company can take advantage of the mobile computing trend. I hope you find them useful:
HTML5 makes justifying native apps more difficult
Should your company develop native mobile apps or mobile web apps? Thanks to HTML5, the difference between the two methods is shrinking, while the advantages of the mobile web are growing.
What is post PC? Mobile OS vs. Desktop OS
This article poses an interesting question: Can tablets/smartphones adequately replace a laptop/PC? While this is a controversial subject, it holds major implications for IT departments: Developing applications for only one platform (PCs) will soon be a thing of the past. Soon, developing all applications for tablets, smartphones, and PCs will become commonplace.
10 best smartphones of MWC
The recent Mobile World Congress (MWC) gave us a glimpse of the upcoming smartphones, and they hold some serious business potential. When you see what some of these phones can do, it’s no wonder that many think they’ll replace PCs.
Immediacy of mobile
What’s the big business benefit of mobile? Mobile devices are always on. You’re always connected. You can access real-time data from anywhere. But, perhaps the biggest benefit of all: The same is true for your customers. What does that mean for you? As I mentioned in a previous post, it means that 24/7 just got longer.
5 Smartphone trends at MWC
What is the future of mobile technology, and how will it affect business? Phones are becoming more powerful. Networks are getting faster. Screens are getting bigger. It’s getting to the point where companies can no longer afford to ignore mobile.