Mobility has permanently changed the way business operates. It has multiple types of devices (tablets, wearables, phones) and the volume of devices which connect to the company’s enterprise resources. There are over six billion smartphone subscribers across the world and rapidly expanding Internet of Things (IoT) market promises to join tens of billions of devices to the Internet in coming years. These mobile and IoT devices have new operating systems which change how we built services and software. These technological shifts also contribute an enormous opportunity to change how every company will employ and transact business with its customers, employees, and partners. Here are some strategies for mobile application to make it successful.
1. Keep User Awake: Continuous Interaction
If your application is not able to interact with the users, it won’t stay much longer on the fingertips. Using Social Media Integration and push...
Universities and Schools have a reputation for being decentralized, with various departments operating individually of one another. This decentralized structure has arguably been nourished for decades in aid of faculty independence and the resulting academic freedom which drives new thinking and research. In addition to serving several functions, many of these departments also build and manage their own IT systems and communication channels.
In the face of current economic conditions, institutions are frequently using Constituent Relationship Management to develop and manage their base of both students and potential donors. For the latter, this comprises mapping out highly defined fundraising campaigns, applying targeted messaging to particular audiences, managing the campaigns in real-time and generating incremental methods to encourage progressive and recurring donations. Using new Constituent Relationship Management systems, automation and techniques for revenue enrichment represents a considerable change in many schools, who are shifting from paper-based...
Beacons are small, usually low-priced devices that detects more accurate location within a limited range than Wi-Fi and GPS proximity. Beacons transfer small amounts of data via Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) ranging between 5m to 70m (230 feet) depending upon the beacon type, and, as a result, used for indoor location technology, although it can be used outside as well.
The basic thing that any customer would do upon entering the hotel is to check-in, that is made far simpler utilizing beacon technology. The hotel staff receives all the relevant information which results in check-in process being as smooth as possible (information such as name, ID, room preferences and other notes that may have been received from a former stay). This enables the staff to attend to customer's needs in a much more personalized manner, making feel like a V.I.P.
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What is buzzing Beacon Technology?
Beacons have been buzzing since 2013 when Apple first launched iBeacon technology. iBeacon is Apple's innovation of Bluetooth low-energy (BLE), a wireless technology to develop a unique way of presenting location-based information and services to iPhones and other iOS devices. iBeacon landed in iOS 7 that means it functions with iPhone 4s or later, iPad (3G and onwards), iPad mini and an iPod touch (5G or onwards). It's nothing much, the same BLE technology is also congenial with Android 4.3. and beyond. Apple’s support for Bluetooth (iBeacon) has brought the technology on the map and driven its growing adoption.
How it works?
Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality are the hot trending talk in the tech ecosystem. TechGiants are promising advancement and investors are gushing capital into the place.
Facebook acquired Oculus for $2 billion in 2014. Internet Giant, Google has been showcasing its G-Glass since 2012 and continues to invest in Glass, contrary to widespread belief. Microsoft, Samsung, Toshiba and Sony have proclaimed their own smart glasses. Nearly every major TechGiants in Silicon Valley invested in Magic Leap, and the emerging players such as Atheer, Recon, Vuzix, Epson, Meta, Optinvent, ODG, and others are also developing smart glasses. The Space is on fire.
Must be wondering, why Augmented Reality is buzzing in Silicon Valley? Let's understand what, how and why of Augment Reality.
What exactly Augment Reality is?
To define in layman's words, Augmented Reality (AR) is a technology supplementing the real...
The iOS 9 update for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch brings a lot of improvements to iOS users. Along with it, it also brought some problems. Keeping those complaints in mind, we discussed some of the most common iOS 9 bugs with possible reasons.
1. Apple iOS privacy FAIL: Again Lock screen unsafe Description: A 'serious' security flaw has been discovered in iOS 9 which enables anyone to gain access to users' personal data. To replicate, just enter four different incorrect passcodes, and enter three digits of the fifth. Then, tap the home button to fire up Siri as you enter the fourth. anybody can access Photos and Contacts on the device.
2. Performance Hit: Description: A device was running smoothly later in iOS 8 builds yet iOS 9 has made the platform feel sluggish. It's only a small difference - maybe milliseconds though...
The most awaited update is accessible now. Apple rolled out “powerful” iOS 9. But it looks like a little jump, there is a few of new stuff in Apple’s new OS. Apple is coming out with its new operating system along with new low battery mode. The iOS 9 will fix all the issues that iOS 8 left behind, which includes a shaky interface that depleted the battery and left some users without connectivity. Find here what’s new on iOS 9.
Digital Assistant- Proactive Siri
Siri is an advanced personal assistant, Apple’s calling- the stupendous feature with iOS. Now, iOS will take care of your routine and change depending on how you utilize Siri. A big bunch of new stuff is under the hat and depends on the regular utilization of your device, but some new features consist of automatic suggestions in email messages, automatic event...
Those days have been passed when luxury travel was a privilege reserved to the well-heeled. Today's customers have access to all these services, thanks to disruptive low-cost airlines and mobile booking sites. Travel agents and agencies are racing to enhance the consumer experience, cover more market and customer loyalty. Here we are going to provide you some highlights of Travel & Hospitality Industry in the current scenario.
Customers’ demand, they are “a-changin”. Such an enormous growth has changed the face of Travel and Hospitality industry. As money is flowing from east to west, as middle class continues its surge, and as the Optimistic generation – which within 10 years will be in its peak earning, spending and travel years – demands faster, personalised services, many service providers have moved toward a model that caters to these changing demographics.Demand & Supply
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Mobile Technology is revolutionizing the way business is conducted all across the World. Companies are constantly seeking ways to do it better, faster and at affordable cost. Every company needs a website, specially if it is involved with travel. In today’s world, printed brochures and catalogues are losing their place to websites, social networking and e-marketing campaigns. Traditionally, the travel agents plays very prominent role in bringing travel products to the end consumers. Earlier the travel agents and agencies’ reach was limited to local market only and in returns they used to get the commission for the booking they made. The business scenario is more or less same but the reach of travel agents is far more and wider because of the latest technologies, travel agents are investing in developing responsive websites which are not only mobile friendly but can be accessed and viewed well in majority of modern devices,...
Nowadays almost all subsystem require to expose or consume data to/from other subsystems & yes, this is outside firewall or VPN. It can be other servers, mobile apps, wearable apps, IOT app or anything else. Exposing the data outside the network or cloud firewall is a very important decision. This became big responsibility for an organisation to make sure all data remain secure as well as rightly accessible. There are three aspects of security from WS point of view - message security, authentication and authorisation. In this article we will talk about first two. Let's check some thoughts on these aspects.