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Dynamic Markets Ltd recent study covered 500 British workers who use a tablet for work. The results painted a somewhat bleak picture for the longevity of these devices.

Approximately... 47% of users said that they had experienced a tablet failure in the past two years, with most issues involving the battery (27%) and the touchscreen (16%).

These issues were brought on by a numb...

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Offering a collaborative, electronic process can meet your customer’s expectations and evoke a sense of loyalty. This can translate into greater customer retention and wallet share. You may even... satisfy a broader customer demographics.

Whether a customer is opening a new account, applying for a credit card or making an account change, tablets offer an interactive way for customers and re...

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The increase was 145% jump from the $1.2 billion for the first half of 2012, according a report by the Interactive Advertising Bureau.

In addition to outright growth, analysts attributed... part of the rise to improvements in the ability to better measure the success of mobile ads.

"Mobile advertising's breakneck growth is evidence that marketers are recognizing the tremendous...

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In a video, Fox News anchor Shepard Smith showed off the network's new setup which includes Windows 8 workstations with 55-inch touchscreen monitors.

So instead of the classic newsroom scene... of reporters hunched over their desktop PCs, the video shows Fox journalists swiping through different sites and apps on the giant displays.  "We call these BATs," said Smith. "Big ar...

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Tablets are streamlining processes and providing self-service capabilities to customers in many workplaces today, including retail stores, car dealerships, real estate offices, construction firms and... hotels. It’s no longer shocking to go out to dinner and have the waiter bring you the wine menu on a tablet or place your order with one.

Yet tablets are now entering the world of connecte...

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Of those responding to the survey, 9 out of 10 believe BYOD will have detrimental effects on network infrastructure. For example, 63% were concerned about increased bandwith requirements, while 44%... expect BYOD to result in increased server requirements. 

Another interesting nugget from the report -  Only 51% of IT professionals said they talk to their employees about how they n...

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The integration is designed to make it easier for Salesforce.com developers to build apps compatible with Good's containerization technology, which offers features such as app-level encryption as... well as compliance and jailbreak detection. Good says enterprises can also add data loss prevention and automated actions that lock and wipe appss without impacting a user's device or personal data...

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Omnichannel is important because your shoppers are everywhere and you need to be where they are in order to capture the sale and build a strong customer relationship. Similar to multi-channel retailing,... omnichannel combines all available shopping channels, i.e. mobile internet devices, computers, bricks-and-mortar, television, radio, direct mail, catalog and so on.

Tablets, which are key to this s...

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Square

The conversation around this category must begin with Square, as it was the first to create a simple solution with its card reader and easy-to-maneuver interface.

There... is no cost for setup – Square will even send you the card reader for free, which plugs directly into your device’s earphone slot. For most usage patterns the free option should work fine –...

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The deal makes Millennial Media the leading independent player in mobile advertising outside of Google.

“Millennial Media already runs one of the largest third-party digital media businesses... despite mobile being in its early stages,” Millennial Media CEO Paul Palmieri said in a statement. “Jumptap’s expertise in performance, cross-screen, real-time bidding, and third-party da...