What is a “Smartphone”..??<br />Abdur-Raoof Dawood Presentation<br />2<br />
What is a “Smart Phone” Cont..<br /><ul><li>Definition: A Smartphone is a device that lets you make telephone calls, but also adds features that you might find on a personal digital assistant or a computer. A smartphone also offers the ability to send and receive e-mail and edit Office documents.
While there is no standard definition of the term "smartphone" across the industry, there are a few features that you'll find on every Smartphone:
Operating System: A smartphone will be based on an operating system that allows it to run productivity applications, such as the BlackBerry OS, the Palm OS, or Windows Mobile</li></ul>Software: A smartphone will offer more than just an address book. It may allow you to create and edit Microsoft Office documents or manage your finances.<br />Abdur-Raoof Dawood Presentation<br />3<br />
What is a “Smartphone” Cont..<br /><ul><li>Access to the Internet.
A Smartphone includes a QWERTY keyboard => Same as computer.
Messaging: All cell phones can send and receive text messages.. It has the ability to send and receive e-mail. Some Smartphone's can support multiple e-mail accounts.. AOL's AIM and Yahoo! Messenger</li></ul>Abdur-Raoof Dawood Presentation<br />4<br />
How Popular is This Smartphone..??<br />Abdur-Raoof Dawood Presentation<br />5<br />
How Popular Is This Smartphone Cont..<br /><ul><li>CONSUMER APPETITE IS SKY ROCKETING…!!!!
Research shows Consumer attraction to be increasing rapidly
“Annual world wide sales are to increase from 131 mil to 300 mil by 2013!”
This will create a Lucrative market for Mobile application developers.</li></ul>Abdur-Raoof Dawood Presentation<br />6<br />
Popularity Amongst The Youth..!!<br />The Smartphone epidemic is Growing rapidly<br />In the modern world, 87% of the youth today own a Mobile Phone, of which, 75% of them own a Smartphone.<br />China hold the largest youth population in possession of a Smartphone<br />Abdur-Raoof Dawood Presentation<br />7<br />
How To Control The Use of Smartphone’s..??<br /> FOR PARENTS: <br />Think about when Children need phones<br />Set rules. Limit the use of the Smartphone <br />FOR EDUCATORS:<br />Teach Digital literacy and citizenship.<br />Emphasise on safe, responsible and smart use of Smartphone’s<br />FOR INDUSTRY:<br />Take increased responsibility for the applications and products distributed<br />Abdur-RaoofDawood Presentation<br />14<br />
What Have We Learnt..??<br />Smartphone’s are convenient.<br />The are a necessity in the modern world of Technology.<br />HOWEVER;<br />They are a menus to society in they own way: Especially amongst the youth.<br />The use of Smartphone’s needs to be Monitored amongst the youth, in the correct manner.<br />THUS! MAKING SMARTPHONE’S BOTH A BLESSING, AND A BURDEN..!!<br />Abdur-Raoof Dawood Presentation<br />15<br />