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Three Steps to Overcoming App Fatigue

April 21st, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

Have you downloaded fewer new mobile apps over the past year or so? If so, you’re not alone. Gartner just released the results of a survey of mobile app users in the U.S. and Germany showing that mobile app adoption might be reaching maturity. According to the report, “user interest in apps has mellowed now […]

Are Custom Mobile Apps Better Than “Off the Shelf”?

January 27th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

When buying a new suit, you want the style to be tailored and customized to you. It’s the best way to ensure the suit fits. When it comes to mobile enterprise apps, it’s not much different. While commercial off the shelf (COTS) apps can be useful, mobile apps that are designed and built specifically for […]

My Month with the iPhone 6

November 25th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

Yes, I know – a ton has been written on the iPhone 6! But as a Windows man, I thought I would add my 2 cents. I’ll start off with a quick summary (Read More)

Mobile App Primer: Native vs Web vs Hybrid

August 21st, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

As mobile developers, every time we start a new project the question of “Should we go native or hybrid?” always comes up. Of course, there is also the option of just writing a mobile web application. First, let me discuss what I mean by Native, Mobile Web or Hybrid Native Applications: These are apps written […]

Taking a look at Apple Swift – A Developer’s Opinion

July 17th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

At this year’s WWDC14, Apple pleasantly surprised the developer community with many new interesting API’s and features. The biggest shock for Apple developers (and which got a lot of cheers) was the introduction of a new programming language called Swift. Certainly none of us predicted this! According to Apple, it was designed to help developers […]

Connect With…SPRINGBOARD Hub and App Discovery

June 12th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

I cannot tell you how many times people have come up to me and mentioned how “big” the mobile application market is.  This is, of course, correct, but I have a feeling that many do not understand just how literally true this statement …

Making the Rounds: mPortal at Mobile Connect and TelecomHUB

June 5th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

June is going to be a very busy month.  In addition to all of the cool stuff we’ve got coming up – watch this space for more information, by the way! — I’m going to be making the rounds at a couple of very interesting industry e…

Am I App Store Ready?

May 24th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

“Am I app store ready?”  This is a critical question mobile application developers must ask themselves before submitting apps to any app store.  After all, once the mobile app lands in the hands of the actual users the developer&…

Facebook App Center and the Growing Need for App Discovery Portals

May 15th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

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By now we’re all familiar with the fact that there are hundreds of thousands of mobile apps available across the iOS, Android, Windows Phone and BlackBerry platforms.  More and more, though, it seems as if there are n…