Business applications for your phone

Summary:Are the built-in applications in your mobile phone inadequate for your business needs? Good news -- there are plenty of business applications that you can buy and install into your phone to make you more productive.

Are the built-in applications in your mobile phone inadequate for your business needs? Good news -- there are plenty of business applications that you can buy and install into your phone to make you more productive. Here's a peek at 3 popular types of commercial mobile applications:

Travel Companion: Get the weather forecast for destinations around the world. Convert foreign currency with updated exchange rates. Check flight schedules and get real-time flight status. For Symbian / For Windows Mobile

Mobile Wallet: Store your sensitive data securely in your phone: passwords, credit cards details, codes, addresses, travel info, insurance policies, software keys, etc. For Symbian / For Windows Mobile

Call Manager: Reject calls from black list. Accept calls from white list. Reply to rejected calls by SMS. Play a personalised greeting when rejecting a call. Automatically change your profile depending on your location (based on Cell ID). For Symbian / For Windows Mobile

Topics: Mobility

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Lee Lup Yuen is passionate about mobile phones and PDAs, as he is constantly buying new gadgets and programming them in J2ME, .NET, Symbian and AppForge. He has developed commercial applications with mobile technologies like SMS, MMS, WAP, 3G video streaming and location-based services.

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