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The Mobility Minute, Nov. 16–20: Mobile Devices, Black Friday and More

2015-11-24 04:10

It’s the time of year when millions of people gather to give thanks for everything they have… and then go completely mad on Black Friday.

Our latest edition of the Mobility Minute is a cornucopia of top stories that’ll help satisfy your appetite for mobile news. This week, we will look at mobile device use on Black Friday, how health care providers are turning to mobile devices for remote patient monitoring, what the growth of the mobile business app market means for productivity and how children playing on your mobile device may put your organization’s corporate data in stranger danger.

Top Mobile Stories of the Week

Mobile Devices and Black Friday Study: Nearly 90 percent of millennials taking part in this year’s Black Friday sales are expected to use their smartphones for product research, price comparisons, store locations and more to help them shop most effectively. Will retailers have the mobility prowess to meet these customers on the mobile front?

Health Care Providers Increasingly Employing Remote Patient Monitoring: Health care providers are turning to mobile devices (primarily tablets) to help monitor and manage chronically ill patients. While this practice can be beneficial, providers must ensure they’re utilizing the best security to protect the sensitive nature of personal health information.

Mobile Biz App Market to Hit $63 Billion by 2020: Thanks to a growth and acceptance of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies in the enterprise, the mobile business app market is predicted to grow to $63 billion by 2020, with business process and secure messaging apps leading the charge.

Mobile Device Use Among Children: With a recent study revealing the incredibly high use of mobile devices by children four years old and younger, parents who have access to corporate content on their devices must be sure to protect their mobile data with a secure, encrypted container.

Until Next Time

This week, we’re thankful you decided to stop by and we hope you continue to do so! If you come across any mobile stories you find interesting, be sure to share them on Twitter using the hashtag #MobilityMinute. We’ll see you next week!

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