The State of Mobile Development and Testing

It's no secret that the mobile app industry is bursting at the seams. Even so, it would be lazy of us to assume that all the hullabaloo around mobile is legitimate without researching the topic ourselves. In an effort to nail down some hard statistics in an industry that … [Read more...]

Want to Make Money in Mobile? Target These High-Growth Markets

Some areas are hotter than others, and for good reason. We look at where you can make some serious money in mobile app development, highlighting four areas where analysts predict the big bucks. The mobile landscape is very different from the way it looked six years ago, … [Read more...]

How Well Do you Know Your HTML5? Test Your Knowledge

If you’re a developer, the most important career question you should as yourself as you move into the New Year is whether or not your coding skills are on par for the future of software development. If you’re not sure where you stand as far as your skill-set goes, there’s … [Read more...]

10 Live Wallpapers to Gussy Up Your Android Device

Recently I fell in love with Android. I should say, I fell in love with Android again. We broke up for a while when I got an iPhone, but then I bought a Samsung Galaxy Tab 2, and Android started seducing me. Next, I ditched my iPhone and switched to a Samsung Galaxy S4, and … [Read more...]

Tips for Strategizing Your Mobile App Testing

Would you be surprised if I told you that very few developers test their mobile apps before release? Well, an article by SDTimes back in July stated that only about 8% of developers actually go through this crucial QA process. The article doesn’t state whether or not these … [Read more...]

Cyber Monday 2013 Recap [Infographic]

Cyber Monday 2013 will go in the the books as the biggest online shopping day in the history of the Web. This year consumers spent over $2 Billion, pushing past many predictions while simultaneously raising the stakes for next year. Our Cyber Monday infographic explains … [Read more...]

Adding VOIP to Mobile Apps

Mobile VoIP applications are exploding. Analysts predict that by 2015 there will be one billion mobile VoIP users, which ought to be plenty of incentive to add VoIP functionality to your mobile apps. But VoIP isn’t like regular phone service. And while a lot of tools can add … [Read more...]

A Software Tester’s Perspective | Featuring Jari Laasko

Jari Laasko tests software ranging from publishing software to eCommerce and mobile apps. He first started off testing in the early 2000’s as a hardware tester, and entered the software testing field around 2007. With such a broad skill set and an even broader background, I … [Read more...]

When Will Testing Actually become Mobile?

As I’m sure you already know, a monumental shift from desktop to mobile is upon us. Not only have consumer applications started leaving the desktop behind, but B2B applications are also starting their migration – like a flock of elderly pelicans, they spread their wings to … [Read more...]

When Multicore Makes Sense for Mobile Apps

You don’t need to make a parallelized, multicore app in every instance of mobile development. But sometimes you should make the extra effort. Mobile development is not the same as PC development. That’s due to the many constraints and limitations on mobile devices, and … [Read more...]