Posts Tagged ‘Wireless at Work’
Many apps use data such as your location to enrich your mobile experience, but many consumers are unaware of the information their favorite apps collect and how it’s used. Jonathan Zuck of the Association of Competitive Technology discusses the importance of privacy policies and the need to create readable versions.
Parking can be a nightmare in most urban cities, but watch some San Francisco drivers demonstrate how wireless helps alleviate these woes with the real-time parking finder app. Finding parking quickly saves fuel and time, which are obvious benefits for drivers, but it also cuts down on traffic congestion throughout the city.
Wireless devices are revolutionizing education, and Airwatch Chairman and Co-founder Alan Dabbiere explains how mobile improves engagement and offers students more resources.
Utilizing near field communications, Nicole Thompson from Verizon Wireless showcases the Isis Mobile Wallet. Allowing users to load their credit cards to their smartphones, mobile wallets offer consumers a secure mobile payment solution.
HP Anywhere helps companies develop apps and mobilize their employees, as Product Marketing Manager John Jeremiah demonstrates. The software won the MobileCON 2013 MobITS IT Favorite Award.
Duke Energy built and is operating a smart grid that is providing the utility with vast gains in operations’ productivity and efficiency, and allowing consumers more control over and cost savings with their energy use. See how residents in Charlotte, North Carolina are benefiting from Duke Energy’s smart grid technology.
Tyler Lessard, Chief Marketing Officer of Fixmo, discusses how the company’s SafeZone secure workspace solution keeps corporate data separate from personal data on wireless devices, keeping both sets of information safe.
New wireless technology and a mobile application allows amputees such as 2012 Paralympic Bronze Medalist Oksana Masters to self-adjust their prostheses and provides their doctors with user data and the ability to make remote adjustments, forgoing imprecise measurements, trips to the doctor and discomfort.