The Philadelphia Business Journal reported that the use of iPads in restaurants leads to greater tips. This is according to a study done by Software Advice, a resource for software research and reviews. The study found that, in addition, it can also influence the customers into buying additional items. The explanation is that people feel it’s easier to tip when using iPads. A behavioral researcher added that people don’t feel that they are paying at all when they tip with the iPad system.
Private businesses aren’t the only ones that can make good use of iPads. There are also several potential advantages of iPad use in educational institutions. Schools can turn paperless as teachers can just provide e-books, which also has the added benefit of students bringing lighter bags to school. Furthermore, Apple has a lot of educational apps and other resources, many of them free.
However, more than the examples above, iPads and other mobile devices are almost always for personal use. Browsing the Web, playing games, using social media, watching online streaming channels—people spend hours every day on their mobile devices. These technological miracles are now indispensable parts of people’s daily lives.
Some people have grown dependent on mobile devices to the point that an empty battery is a nightmare. That seems exaggerated, and might make you think of teenagers breaking down because they can’t update their friends about what they’re eating via Facebook or Instagram. However, there are also people who use their devices for really important tasks such as contacting business partners, checking their shop inventories, communicating with loved ones, and many others.
If an empty battery is a nightmare, then a broken device is more so. While these devices are highly advanced and well engineered, they are not invincible. When problems manifest, one will need a Philadelphia cell phone repair or iPad repair specialist to get a unit back on track.
When problems that compromise the usability of a device emerge, DIY troubleshooting won’t suffice and can only make matters worse. While bringing it to the brand’s center is a viable option, this is a pricey choice. Fortunately, you can bring your unit to Philadelphia iPad repair firms such as Scorpion Computers to receive repairs of the same quality and turnaround speed but for a much better price.
(Source: iPads in restaurants lead to higher tips, says study, Philadelphia Business Journal, Feb. 20, 2015)