When George Orwell wrote 1984, the joke was on him. Now more than ever, the joke may be on us. In the world of technology, nearly every citizen owns some piece of technology. The most popular item? The mobile phone.
Owning a mobile phone is great and convenient. You can reach almost anyone you want at any time – you can contact clients while grabbing lunch or call your spouse from the airport. Mobile phones are a part of the evolving technical chemistry that allows companies to run themselves from a distance.
But there are some big dangers to owning a mobile phone that are crucial to pay attention to. Being able to reach anyone means you are equally as reachable, or trackable. Private information isn’t as private as it may seem, and hackers are becoming as common as robbers – and paying a lot fewer repercussions due to their virtual invisibility.
So as you look to expand your business or even invest in a new phone, here are important tips to keep in mind: