If you own a new smartphone, it is quite possible that you do not yet realize the capabilities that it possesses. You know that you can call, text, and send pictures back and forth with it, but you probably do not know just how amazing it is.
Today’s smartphone devices can be used for so many things that people are starting to trade some of their other devices for the all in one comfort of owning a smartphone. These types of phones have the capability to act as GPS devices, music players, video cameras, calendars, alarm clocks, heart monitors, timers, address books, televisions, and more. They can even replace modems and give you an internet connection if you have the right software installed.
Some of the more advanced smartphones are great for people who have small businesses. There are applications that can now make a cell phone act as a credit card machine and a POS terminal. That is correct! Users can actually punch in sales in formation for customers, come up with the total for the transaction, and then take payment by debit card or credit card. The feature is fairly new and is quickly starting take over traditional credit card machines.