What Insurers Need to Know About the Next Generation of Tablets

If, as Tom Petty sang, “The waiting is the hardest part,” then these are indeed tantalizing times for insurance IT execs and others charged with evaluating tablet device options for their workforces -- and, from an apps perspective, for their customers. In recent weeks, Google, Microsoft and Amazon all have revealed plans for new or updated tablets intended to challenge the dominance of Apple’s iPad. Reports that Apple is working on a smaller, cheaper version of the iPad suggest that determining enterprise tablet strategies will be an increasing complex endeavor. Here are some insights and opinions that could help insurers figure out where to place their bets in the tablet wars.
July 13, 2012


5. Does Your Tablet Answer to a Higher Authority?

The Christian tablet is more than just an e-reader. It also comes with movie-watching capabilities, Christian radio stations and even a web browser with built-in “safe search” so the tablet is safe for the whole family.

—Alec Liu, Fox News, reporting on the introduction of Edifi, billed by marketer Family Christian as the world’s first Christian tablet.

Source: Fox News

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