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4 Strategies for Creating a Great Mobile User Experience

May 6th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

At Google I/O 2014, Google launched its most aggressive mobile strategy to date with the introduction of Android 5.0 (or Lollipop) and their new “material design” language. This new user interface emphasized a “paper and ink” feel along with new animations and a different layout. It was a clear shot across the bow to that […]

Live From Your Phone – Video Streaming Apps!

April 14th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

Recently I’ve been discussing the rise of video streaming apps and solutions such as Apple TV – but even as I write these posts, a new phenomenon has begun to take hold. Live video streaming apps such as Twitter’s Periscope and South By Southwest darling Meerkat have attracted large numbers of users and an even […]

mobile app development, MBaaS, BaaS, mobile software platforms, enterprise mobile apps

Open Source vs. Commercial MBaaS – Which is Right For You?

January 15th, 2015 Posted by 2015, Blog No Comment yet

As a proof point, in August 2014 Mendix conducted an online survey of 470 IT and business professionals in North America and Europe to better understand their application development needs, as well as the ability of their IT departments to deliver on them. (Read More)

Tips for Building a Killer App

January 16th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

The growing usage of the mobile Internet has resulted in surrounding us with varieties of apps for business, social networking, utilities, education, gaming and much more, covering every sector and age group. In fact, market research firm Gartner predicts an estimated 310 billion downloads and $74 billion in revenue from app stores by 2016, with […]

This Time It’s Personal: The Next Phase of Mobile App Evolution

January 14th, 2014 Posted by 2014, Blog No Comment yet

For those who love infographics, check out Localytics’ fantastic graphic showing mobile app evolution from long ago (2008!) to now. Imagine everything that’s been accomplished in the past six years.  Mobile apps are no longer considered “gee whiz” magical solutions, but are a part of everyday life.  And where it was once all about downloads, […]

Tips On How to Use Jmeter’s Test Action Sampler to Ensure Your App Can Support Real User Traffic

December 6th, 2012 Posted by 2012, Blog No Comment yet

Jmeter is a very powerful tool used to simulate realtime load on IP-based applications. Observing your application’s performance on a simulated load will provide invaluable insight into how your app will behave in real time, when it is subjected to real user traffic. This valuable feedback can be wired back into the application, essentially making […]