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In a study of 1,070 information workers across North America and Europe, Forrester admits that the bulk of tablets on the market are designed to offer “distinctly touch-first experiences”... but reckons that it is not the case in the working world.

The firm found that two-thirds of workers prefer a keyboard with their tablet so that they can do things like word processing, email and...

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I hear this trend all over Silicon Valley. Everyone wants to be a software company. Everyone is starting software companies. Apps are the new Internet is a phrase I hear often. There is much truth to... this trend and I see companies large and small wresting with it.

Of course when Marc makes his point about software eating the world, he's not talking about the bygone era of the desktop PC...

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The start-up explained to TechCrunch that the web-based ordering solution, which comprises a 7-inch tablet, a mount and the software, is now being used by Gondolier Pizza, Pita’s Republic and... Little Greek Restaurant.

The company has also recently signed a contract with an undisclosed Middle Eastern restaurant management company.

The Android tablet runs Teburu’s softwar...

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The effective use of mobile technology is increasingly becoming a driver of selling success. In competitive industries, sales reps need anytime, anywhere access to account information, collateral and... other materials – the kind of access that can be achieved through tablet deployment.

Many sales teams have been slow to fully embrace this technology and instead rely on the sales tools wi...

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Mobile pricing models vary by software vendor, but customers typically need to pay a per-user per-month fee to enable these out-of-the-box CRM apps.

Most of these mobile apps cover the basic... customer needs, but many customers will find that the generic CRM apps don’t provide enough value and customization capabilities to meet their unique needs. Consequently, enterprises might want...

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Nextgov says that the pilot program, called ‘Clinic-in-hand’, will see the 1,000 iPads come pre-installed with a range of medical apps, before being given to carers or family members. Some... of these custom apps can integrate with VA medical systems, meaning health data can be transferred between the VA department, veterans and caregivers.

Military veterans will be chosen for th...

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The capabilities of the devices themselves and the software platforms that power them allow anyone with a catalog of content to provide a “print plus” experience that truly engages users... and warrants the transition beyond the physical world of printed books.

After all, contents of a physical product are simply individual assets that can often stand alone on their own merit. Wit...