Mobile Applications (Apps) will allow you to further personalize your mobile device to increase its utility. Focusing on apps with educational/clinical uses, some benefits of apps may include:
- Apps are utility or task oriented, so they can help you accomplish your task- i.e.: Increased efficiency when performing tasks.
- Information anywhere! Retrieving reliable information at the point-of-need.
- Easily sharing/accessing files.
- Depending on the app, data may be stored locally, so no network connection is required.
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