Usually, a strong indication in any long term success of a technology will be dictated by whether business is making use of a particular system. In the leisure industry, the usage of technology is usually transient, too frenetic for an established trend to be recognised.
This is why when the more conservative and stable business market start to adopt a technology, you can assume that it is there to stay.
Tablets are now becoming the go-to devices for people in the Insurance and Financial industry and the more influential and affluent market is taking to this type of device very well. Smart phones are still the market leader but the technology of web access mobile devices with a myriad of applications is a technology that is here to stay.
"One third of mass affluent investors use a smartphone to correspond with their financial advisor or provider, according to a new report.
The report reveals that 33% of mass affluent investors use a smartphone (such as an iPhone or Android-based phone) to correspond with their financial advisor or provider. Usage of tablet devices (such as the iPad, Android devices and Kindle Fire) for this purpose was slightly lower at 29%."
How does all this affect you?
Consider the massive investments that will be made to further enhance the technology and the rewards of the trickle down effect on your everyday applications.
If you have been resisting the investment in the Tablet devices of today than perhaps it is time to follow the lead and not get caught lagging behind with a device that would be equivalent to a typewriter today.