A few years ago, if you wanted to know the weather forecast for the next day, you had to wait until 20:00, when the weather presenter – shortly after the news – told us about it. With web applications, the current weather forecast can be displayed on a computer screen at any time, for any area of the world.
With the introduction of smartphones, you always have a weather forecast in your pocket. Moreover, it is displayed by default for your current location, with accuracy of your choice. It can even let you know if it’s worth getting up early for a morning jog, or if the weather will be unsuitable for it. Many people are still waiting until 20:00 for sentimental reasons, but from a practical point of view, the TV weather program has lost its sense.
Business on a Tablet
Mobile applications in many areas of life are becoming more user-friendly and useful. If you can touch a colorful icon on the screen of your tablet or phone, you do not need to open a heavy laptop as often to download your mail, check something in the browser or enter a reminder in your calendar.
This is also true for many business applications. The trend to provide business users with applications through a tablet or mobile phone is becoming more visible, but ...