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in App Maintenance & Marketing /

How to Use KPIs to Measure the Success of Your Mobile App

According to an IT decision maker survey by Red Hat Mobile last year, 51% of organizations fully support

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in Design & UX /

Design Matters

It all started when a company asked us if we would develop their mobile app, but ... without

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Spelling & Grammar Mistakes in Your Mobile Apps – Watch Out!

Your company pays close attention to avoid spelling and grammar mistakes in your marketing materials. You know that

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in App Development Process /

How Much to Budget for Your Mobile App (Data from 11 Agencies)

"Can we get a price to develop this?" ... is a pretty standard question asked by prospective clients

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How Android 6 (Marshmallow) Could Cause Problems For Your Android App

Today Android began rolling out their much-anticipated update: Android 6 (code name "Marshmallow"). At the moment it is

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in Mobile App Basics /

iOS or Android – Which Platform Should We Develop For First?

Your organization is having a mobile app developed and needs to make the decision - start with Android,

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in App & Software Industry Trends /

What “The Internet of Things” Means for Business and Government

Traditionally if you think of devices that are connected to the Internet a few things come to mind:

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in Mobile App Basics /

Native Vs. Hybrid – Which to Choose for Your Mobile App

In the past, Hybrid apps had a bad reputation in certain tech circles (and in some, they still

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in App Development Process /

Fast, Cheap and Good? Pick all three!

Yesterday I told you that you can't have it all when it comes to mobile app development. Fast,

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in App Development Process /

Fast, Cheap or Good? Pick Two.

So, you want custom software developed, and you need it fast, cheap and good? Sorry, you're out of

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in App Development Process /

Hiring an Agency vs Hiring Freelance Mobile App Developers

If you've been tasked with putting together a team to develop your company's mobile app, you have a

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in App & Software Industry Trends /

Smart Cities, Yes There are Apps for That

We have Smart Phones, Smart TVs, Smart Homes... What's next What's now? Smart Cities. This morning I attended

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in App Maintenance & Marketing /

7 Reasons Why Your Management Team Will Love Crashlytics | Mobile App Analytics

Crashlytics is a powerful crash reporting and mobile analytics tool for your organization's iOS and Android mobile apps.

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Android App Store Optimization in Eight Steps

Last week I wrote about Apple App Store Optimization, with a focus on using keywords to get your

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in App & Software Industry Trends /

Top Smartphone Brands and Platforms in Canada, 2015

This week I received a copy of comScore's 2015 Canada Digital Future in Focus Report. This annual report

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in App Maintenance & Marketing /

How To Get Better Ratings for Your iOS or Android App

On both Google Play and the Apple App Store, users of your app can submit ratings and reviews.

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in Design & UX /

App Icon Design – Best Practices for Corporations

Search for an app in Google Play or the App Store and you'll see why a great icon

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in App Maintenance & Marketing /

A Quick and Dirty Guide to App Store Optimization with Keywords

Keyword optimization isn't just for company websites. Much like there are principals we follow for good website SEO

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in App Development Process /

How Much Does it Cost to Develop a Mobile App?

(Updated May 2018) Asking how much a mobile app costs is like asking a home builder how much

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in App & Software Industry Trends /

Most Popular Mobile Phones in the United States, 2014

Curious about the latest trends in mobile phone brands? Read on for a feast of stats! As has

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Most Popular Mobile Phones in Canada, 2014

It's not often that you find mobile phone usage stats specific to Canada, but thanks to comScore we

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