Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC 2016) kicks off in only SEVEN (count them, 7) days and everyone is a buzz wondering what Apple is going to do next. Will they launch a whole new device or are we looking at another year of “upgrades” to their current line of products and/or operating systems.
Inevitably we can anticipate updates to iOS, tvOS, watchOS and OS X, but will the “work” look so natural we don’t notice… motivating another round of commercials communicating what we affectionately call “point” updates. Or has the Apple team finally succeeded in keeping their lips sealed tight about a new product they will release to market? Read More
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Many of us in the mobile development world were shocked this week to learn that Parse is shutting down. For those that don't know, Parse is (was) a popular mobile back-end as a service (MBaaS) and we have built a few apps using it. With the sudden announcement, we thought it would be good to reexamine the value of using a MBaaS, some of Parse's competitors, and talk about our plans for moving forward without Parse.
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After the smartphone started gaining popularity about 10 years ago, it did not take long for mobile devices to displace personal computers as the dominant method of accessing the Internet. With such a large portion of website traffic originating from mobile phones and their installed apps, any business that is successful, or desires to be, needs to know how their mobile sites and apps are being used by their customers in order to increase the success of their marketing campaigns and improve sales.
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We’re only a few days into 2016, and a New Year means a New You! Temptation, however, is all around us - enticing us to eat those cookies, buy that pricey new gadget, and/or hit the snooze button one more time instead of going to the gym. The reality is that sticking to your New Year’s resolutions isn’t always easy... Luckily, we live in an age where technology can help make achieving our goals a little easier.