Smart phone apps are becoming increasingly popular with all types of people. Cellphone users have been using these apps to write, read, and handle online purchases. Checking email is easier with these apps because it is formatted for smart phones.
You can also type with documents such as Microsoft Word, Open Office, and spell checking software. If you like to listen to the radio, their are apps that for that as well. Stock watching is a a breeze because there is an app that calculates the stocks in real-time.
You will never have to miss a beat, you can watch those stocks like a hawk. There are educational apps for learning different languages. You can download them to your phone, and listen to the pronunciation of the words. This will help you learn faster than just reading how to pronounce a word. Technology is always one step ahead, and it will be exciting to see what they will think of next.