Four industries affected by mobile’s disruptive technology
This article gives an overview of what industries are disrupted by mobile technology. They are also the industries with most potential in mobile technology. I would add retail, though.
Whether considered separately as a disruptive technology or as part of the wider IT-led transformation of society, there is little doubt that mobile devices and apps are revolutionizing society. From the way we socialize to the way we access and promote services and products, every industry has to adapt to wholesale changes.
Here are four industries that are at the cutting edge of the transformation and some of the challenges that need to be addressed:
Banking has certainly experienced mobile technology as a disruptive technology in a big way. As branches have steadily become obsolete and customers have gotten used to logging in to a mobile app to manage their money, they have also become mobile in another way, since they’re more than happy to switch to another bank if they experience dissatisfaction. Keeping up with competitors, including a new threat from virtual banks and bank-like services from payment processors, has cost banks…
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