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Lawsuit-from-US-developers-sways-Apple

Lawsuit from US developers sways Apple


Friday, August 27, 2021 by

Apple has announced a number of changes coming to the App Store that, pending court approval, will resolve a class-action suit from US developers. The terms of the agreement will help make the App Store an even better business opportunity for developers while maintaining the safe and trusted marketplace users love. Apple appreciates the developer feedback and ideas that...


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Asia mobile gamers outweigh Europe and America combined


Tuesday, August 24, 2021 by

As the fastest-growing segment of the gaming industry, mobile games continue breaking records and making billions in revenue each year. The most significant part of mobile gaming profits comes from Asian countries, home to nearly half of all mobile gamers globally. There are nearly 1.3B Asia mobile gamers According to data presented by MejoresApuestas.com, the num...


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2021 smartphone sales might surprise you in Europe


Wednesday, August 11, 2021 by

The stranglehold of smartphone giants Apple and Samsung on the European market seems to finally be loosening as other competitors gain a larger piece of the smartphone pie in Europe. 2021 smartphone sales might surprise you According to data presented by TradingPlatforms.com, as of Q2 2021, Xiami now has a 24% share of European smartphone sales compared to just 4%...


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Mobile action genre games revenue increases


Wednesday, July 28, 2021 by

The Action genre is one of the most popular categories in mobile games. According to data presented by Safe Betting Sites, the Action genre experienced the highest YoY growth in the US among mobile game genres from H1 2020 to H1 2021 – 103.8%. Action Genre Generated $436M In H1 2021 – 104% Increase From H1 2020 Mobile games are the most lucrative segme...


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Virtual PrivacyCon 2021


Tuesday, July 27, 2021 by

WHAT: The Federal Trade Commission will host PrivacyCon 2021 to examine the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security. Virtual PrivacyCon 2021 WHEN: Tuesday, July 27, 2021, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET WHERE: The event will be held online. A link to view PrivacyCon will be posted the morning of the event to ftc.gov and the eve...


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Gamer's habits changed during lockdown


Monday, June 14, 2021 by

PickFu (a qualitative feedback tool), has run a series of surveys regarding the effect that Covid-19 has had on gaming behaviors. When looking at the data, they found an interesting pattern regarding the effects of Covid-19 restrictions and the hours spent gaming throughout the day. They also were able to pinpoint the main reasons why people have turned to gaming during...


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IQVIA Covid19 healthcare app challenge


Wednesday, June 2, 2021 by

IQVIA has announced details surrounding the COVID-19 Healthcare App Challenge, a hackathon-style competition for developers that wish to leverage the recently released IQVIA HealthCare Locator Software Development Kit. Starting today, developers can sign up for the hackathon here and will have until June 28 to develop an app to help consumers locate and engage healthcar...


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Uptodown: An alternative to Google Play


Wednesday, June 2, 2021 by

The Uptodown app market has more than 130 million active users per month, and more than 450 monthly downloads of their more than 4 million APKs available. The company operates worldwide and it is localized to 15 different languages. The Spanish-based company was born in 2020 in Málaga and founded as a University Project in 2002. Recently we intervi...


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LinuxONE III Express announced by IBM


Thursday, May 6, 2021 by

IBM announced IBM LinuxONE III Express, a new enterprise server purpose-built for three specific workloads: startups, x86 consolidation, and the channel. As an off-the-shelf option as an alternative to public cloud, IBM LinuxONE III Express is a single configuration designed to bring enterprise compute to the mid-market, providing our customers with the flexibility of c...


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Cashless society growing in popularity


Monday, March 15, 2021 by

The argument for a cashless society has been around for a while, but the rapid rise of the Coronavirus crisis has intensified the debate again amid concerns about banknotes and coins transmitting the virus. In addition to this, the increasing decline of high street bank branches and ATMs has made the possibility of a cashless society in the next few years more likely th...


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Kinetica developer edition now available


Monday, March 15, 2021 by

Kinetica announced that the Kinetica Developer Edition is now available for download. This free, easy-to-launch edition of Kinetica’s premium product gives developers, data engineers, and data architects the ability to develop ideas and small-scale proof-of-concepts without worrying about license expiration. According to Gartn...


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App developer's salary in 2021


Monday, March 1, 2021 by

Economic uncertainty from the COVID-19 pandemic brought forth new challenges, drastically altering the needs and expectations of businesses on the IT front. While a tumultuous year for many industries, proprietary data from Hired and Vettery, the largest AI-driven hiring marketplace, found that the tech industry is highly resilient, with continued demand and job growth ...


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CircleCI brings privacy enhancements for teams across the enterprise


Monday, February 22, 2021 by

CircleCI introduced new platform updates to increase the control, protection, privacy, and confidence of today’s engineering teams.   Business leaders are concerned with the growth of remote-only and its impact on security. In fact, research shows 28 percent of leaders in 2020 were anticipated to prioritize improving application security capabilities ...


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IPFS has been integrated into Brave


Thursday, January 28, 2021 by

IPFS has been integrated into Brave, the fast, privacy-oriented browser, reinventing the Web for users, publishers and advertisers.  Incorporated into today’s Brave desktop browser update (version 1.19), Brave’s 24 million monthly active users can now access content directly from IPFS by resolving ipfs:// URIs via a gateway or installing a full IPFS ...


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The future of AI in 2021


Wednesday, January 20, 2021 by

Greg Rice, Lead Software Engineer, Cognizant Softvision “Death, Taxes and our reliance on Comma Separated Values will continue to be pervasive in the lives of software product engineers everywhere. While some have feared that CSV’s will be phased out, with many people wanting different formats considering their remote work status, we can all rest easy. CS...


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Bitcoin should have a great year says PlasmaPay


Thursday, January 14, 2021 by

Bitcoin should have a great year thanks to the macro conditions caused by the massive government stimulus packages of 2020, but Ethereum should also be able to build on the success of 2020 as DeFi matures and develops. Bitcoin should have a great year and so will Ethereum Expect greater numbers of cross-chain solutions to launch in response to the scaling iss...


Motorola-predicts-what-working-from-home-could-look-like

Motorola predicts what working from home could look like


Thursday, January 14, 2021 by

With no change in the WFH environment coming without a COVID-19 vaccine, tech companies will focus on developing and enhancing camera and audio improvements, changes in collaboration technologies, and increased focus on ergonomic designs and larger, moveable, and portable displays. Work from home smart technology improvements The office will likely transform from ...


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5 trends that will shape the future of mobile apps


Thursday, January 14, 2021 by

COVID has rewritten the rules of user acquisition campaigns for app developers. It has favored specific categories of apps, driving massive boosts in mobile usage and install volume. App marketers had to pivot in a heartbeat, optimizing their marketing mix and responding to volatility with few guideposts available to them. The volatility won’t go away in 2021, and...


User-experience-predictions-for-2021

User experience predictions for 2021


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

2021 will be the year that technologists will have the opportunity to impact business-critical outcomes more than ever before. The emphasis that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the need for flawless digital experiences will have lasting impacts in 2021. Organizations are already seeing the benefits of enabling their IT teams to take calculated risks and drive a faster,...


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AI first strategies will increase ROI in 2021


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

As organizations continue to invest in AI and scale their deployments, a collaboration between business decision-makers and technologists must become more effective as they partner to determine which AI use cases within the business will deliver the best ROI. Today, the greatest hurdles to deploying AI with confidence are Gaining broad agreement that the projec...


Javascript-is-timeless-says-Pluralsight

Javascript is timeless says Pluralsight


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

How important is JavaScript today compared to when it first launched? Cory House When JavaScript first launched it was unclear if it would take off. It was written in a few days, and initially only offered in a single browser. Microsoft's first browser shipped with its own flavor of JavaScript called JScript. Today, JavaScript makes the world go 'round. It r...


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Persistent memory makes its way into business applications


Tuesday, January 12, 2021 by

In 2021, more businesses will focus on rapidly accelerating and scaling out applications to meet the challenges of digital transformation. In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic drove many businesses, especially those in food delivery, eCommerce, logistics, and remote access and collaboration services, to dramatically scale-out and upgrade infrastructure to maintain high app...


Zero-trust-framework-no-longer-optional-2021-predictions

Zero trust framework no longer optional 2021 predictions


Tuesday, January 12, 2021 by

There’s no doubt that COVID-19 and the shift to remote work have accelerated Zero Trust adoption in the enterprise. In 2021 and the following years, implementing a Zero Trust approach will become essential to protecting every enterprise, regardless of industry. This is due to the increasing volume of cyberthreats that organizations and individuals face on a regula...


Virtual-desktops-will-gain-popularity-in-2021

Virtual desktops will gain popularity in 2021


Sunday, January 10, 2021 by

Desktops-as-a-service, or virtual cloud desktops, will gain popularity in 2021. These are offerings like Amazon Workspace, Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop, Google Chromebook. The offerings enable the entire environment of workstations to be delivered as a service — a display that connects to personal computing in the cloud. It reduces the in-house infrastructure...


Why-Low-Code-No-Code-will-become-the-mainstay-in-2021

Why Low Code No Code will become the mainstay in 2021


Sunday, January 10, 2021 by

2020 has been a year that taught us to let go of old beliefs and embrace change. Traditional businesses that were quick to transform and move online had increased revenues owing to newer business models. Being online and connected, businesses can be run successfully. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the mindset from “plan and act,” to “act and adapt.&rdqu...


Why-online-selling-models-will-be-crucial-in-2021

Why online selling models will be crucial in 2021


Saturday, January 9, 2021 by

In order to keep up with modern customer demands, manufacturers of complex goods need to get out of the dark ages by quickly digitalizing and moving to a customer-driven, online selling model. Why online selling models will be crucial in 2021 Those who don't will be unable to survive this coming year let alone compete in the future. There is one critical lynch...


Digital-Transformation-2021-Predictions

Digital Transformation 2021 Predictions


Friday, January 8, 2021 by

The events of 2020 have caused many organizations to find flaws in their approach to digital transformation. In fact, of the more than 500 global executives recently surveyed by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services, only 27% said they would rate their company’s digital transformation strategy as “very effective” both before and after the Covid-19 ...


Error-monitoring-to-drive-code-ownership-in-2021-says-Bugsnag

Error monitoring to drive code ownership in 2021 says Bugsnag


Thursday, January 7, 2021 by

The extreme reliance on all things digital as a result of COVID-19 makes application health a key area of focus in 2021. COVID-19 has accelerated the need for a mobile-first strategy, and enterprises are prioritizing the health of their mobile applications to meet customer expectations. To do so, they are leveraging stability management tools that enable organization...


App-discovery-increases-coming-in-2021

App discovery increases coming in 2021


Thursday, January 7, 2021 by

COVID-19 has rewritten the rules of user acquisition campaigns for app developers, favoring specific categories of apps, and driving massive boosts in mobile usage and install volume. App marketers have had to pivot in a heartbeat, optimizing their marketing mix, and responding to volatility with very little to guide them. This volatility will not go away in 2021 and ap...


Database-ecosystem-will-flourish-in-2021

Database ecosystem will flourish in 2021


Thursday, January 7, 2021 by

Related to COVID-19, I think the big stories will revolve around managing remote workforces, cost-cutting by the consolidation of empty buildings, and adapting to changes in consumer behavior. Database ecosystem will flourish in 2021 Despite the fact that IT budgets have been tight in 2020, businesses have adapted to the changed consumer behaviors. As a result, I ...


Mobile-edge-computing-predictions-for-2021-from-FogHorn

Mobile edge computing predictions for 2021 from FogHorn


Wednesday, January 6, 2021 by

Today, many warehouse and logistics operations are under pressure to significantly reduce order-to-delivery timelines, driven by increasing consumer demand and expectations. To help organizations meet these vastly accelerated timelines and improve operational visibility, industrial mobile devices, equipped with specialized applications, will make it possible to track an...


Low-code-tool-adoption-to-increase-in-2021-Infragistics-predicts

Low code tool adoption to increase in 2021 Infragistics predicts


Wednesday, January 6, 2021 by

Driven in part by COVID-19, the continued rapid pace of digital transformation across enterprises is creating enormous innovation opportunities while at the same time significantly increasing demand on IT to deliver new mobile application experiences. Development teams were already seeing overloaded backlogs in 2020 and we predict that in 2021 more organizations will...


Mobile-app-growth-and-revenue-to-remain-strong-in-2021

Mobile app growth and revenue to remain strong in 2021


Tuesday, January 5, 2021 by

Making predictions for mobile advertising in 2021 is challenging, given how much the industry has changed in 2020 and the uncertainty ahead. Lockdowns and social distancing in 2020 accelerated the rise of digital, allowing many mobile apps to increase downloads and revenue.  Even if the COVID-19 crisis comes to an end in 2021, mobile app growth and rev...


Game-development-and-Live-Ops-are-evolving

Game development and Live Ops are evolving


Tuesday, December 8, 2020 by

We recently caught up with Carbonated and AWS Game Tech to discuss how Carbonated’s custom-built, live ops platform Carbyne enables game developers to bring fresh content to players in real-time, without engineering support or an office-based workforce. While Carbonated is a relatively small gaming studio, they have the tools to become a major player among the ...


Developers-and-digital-transformation-speed

Developers and digital transformation speed


Monday, November 23, 2020 by

We are living in challenging and unexpected times. COVID-19 transformed our professional and personal lives in a matter of days. There is a new standard for where we work, where we can go and how we interact with just about everyone. The rapid shift needed to cope with our new normal has fueled a departure from established initiatives, dramatically increasing the rate a...