COMPONENTS AND DEVICES 3
The evolution of technology has seen the introduction of mobiledevices rise at a higher rate than that of desktops. Many individualsand the companies have preferred to use mobile devices instead ofdesktops. The use of mobile devices has been one of the greatest wayspeople have used to communicate among themselves. Many people haveused the method to communicate. In many places in the world, mobiledevices have overtaken the desktop in the marketing of services andcommunication. The advantage that people have reaped from the use ofmobile devices over the desktop devices is that they are convenientto the access of all the people. Mobile devices are good to achievetargeted communication because it enables people to access theinformation that on their devices that could be accessible only tothem (Taniar, 2009).
Mobile devices have been important in communication because theyfacilitate the working from different places. The installation ofcertain software in the gadgets in the devices can facilitateexecution of official duties in from different places. Mobile deviceshelp employees of any organization to work even with power shortageprevalent issues. The issue with the use of mobile devices is that itis difficult to trace the people who infringe on their privacy thanthe case of desktops. The people who access the devices can only beidentifiable if the owner of the device saw it happen but the case ofdesktop devices is different because it makes it easy to trace theintruders. The easy to steal a mobile device from the owner is higherthan that of the desktop devices and therefore, a greater risk oflosing organization or individual data (Taniar, 2009).
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