Eighty percent of businesses want chatbots by 2020, with mainstream adoption moving beyond the traditional customer service use cases we are used to by 2021. Chatbot capabilities are being added to all areas of business, including applications.read more
While the technology behind augmented reality (AR) is older than you might realize (think decades rather than years), a real explosion of investment in AR is a more recent development. We expect this investment to grow at a rapid rate, particularly when it comes to AR mobile apps.read more
With more than 5 million mobile apps available in the app stores and more coming to market each day, it is no surprise that many organizations are in the midst of planning a new mobile app (or updating an existing one).read more
You made the decision to build a mobile app, and your team has been tirelessly working on design and development for months. Now you need to focus on the launch.
As you know, your app faces some stiff competition in the marketplace, with more than 4 million apps available for download in the Android and Apple app stores as of Q3 2018. Do you (or someone on your team) know how to promote an app?
There is more than one way to build a mobile application. Success begins with choosing the right approach. Developers need to stay on top of the various mobile app development options in order to select the best one.read more
A successful mobile app is on the agenda for many companies, as mobile usage continues to rise. While it is true that Americans are spending more time online in general, mobile usage in particular is seeing exponential gains.read more
BSidesLI is an information security conference that’s completely volunteer operated and organized. By bringing a BSides conference here to Long Island, it helps to form a community of like minded people who share similar attributes. It promotes the ability expand...read more
The average company tenure on the S&P 500 Index is on a steep decline, dropping from 33 years in 1964 to 24 years in 2016. It Is forecasted to decrease to 12 years by 2027. Why is this happening?read more
A recent study predicts that the low-code app development platform market will grow from $4.32 billion in 2017 to $27.73 billion by 2022. But is this new approach to coding getting more attention than it deserves? Is it just a fad that will lose steam in the coming years?read more
Web applications have been around since the late 1990s. They have become more sophisticated over the years, and are now used for just about any daily function, from checking email to online banking.
Every year, new web application development trends emerge, helping to create better apps that make users’ lives easier and more efficient. As we begin to enter the final stretch of 2018, we can look back at the hottest app development trends of the year to see how they are performing.
The holidays are a smart time to update your apps. Over the past few years, holiday sales have seen a shift, with an increasing number of sales taking place on mobile devices.
2017 was the first year that purchases via desktop fell below the 50 percent mark, with smartphone and desktop purchases now neck and neck at 45 and 46 percent respectively. If we look at Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday specifically, 2017 saw a new record, with 66 percent of purchases being made on a mobile device.
Mobile usage has surpassed desktop usage across the world, pushing many businesses towards a mobile-first mindset. Apps account for more than 80 percent of the time spent on mobile devices, as users typically find these easier to navigate and more responsive.read more
You need to build a software application. Now what?
What should you do? How should you do it? What should you look out for? This guide will help you spot the most common pitfalls and avoid them. Advice you won’t find elsewhere.