If you need to make a mobile application for your company you may be hesitating between creating a native app or make a web app, in today's blog we discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each of these types of app and help you choose between the two.
If you create a good mobile app, users will come by themselves ... right? Well, no! Although word of mouth marketing is a good way to publicize your app, you can not just bet on it. The mobile applications sector is extremely competitive and like you, there are a lot of developers launching apps every day. Without a good marketing app strategy, the most likely thing is that your application goes unnoticed among the million plus applications in the Google Play Store for almost every category.
Many have been the novelties presented in the Google I /O of 2017, some of which we can already enjoy. Google Assistant, intelligent selection in Android 8 Oreo, malware localization in devices and in the store using Artificial Intelligence and neural networks ..., but there was still one last step to complete: Google Lens.
The developers of apps for mobile devices have more and more options to develop multiplatform projects for iOS, Android and Windows Phone such as Xamarin or PhoneGap.
Â In the following list of the TOP 5 of the development platforms for iOS and Android, it is very possible that you are missing some, perhaps your favorite development platform.
Designing a logo may seem easy to the naked eye. But like everything that is already made or created, despite appearing simple, it is not. Behind it there is a whole creative and technical process to reach the final result.
Before developing a mobile application, it is important to study the market, be clear about what type of users you want to reach and observe the competition. Differentiating from rivals is also important in the field of mobile applications. Only by following these steps will you be able to create the application that the company needs.
Learning and mastering a language is a process that takes time, good material and a lot of practice. Luckily, on your mobile you have a great ally to accompany you in your learning, expand your vocabulary, improve your pronunciation or practice the grammar not only of English but of many other languages.
Virtual reality (VR) is a computer generated scenario that simulates a realistic experience. The immersive environment can be similar to the real world to create a realistic experience based on reality or science fiction. Augmented reality systems can also be considered a form of virtual reality that places virtual information on a live camera feed into a headset, or through a smartphone or tablet.
Hybrid and web mobile applications are very useful, but it depends entirely on the complexity and scope of our project so that they can be implemented successfully. If we choose simple applications that do not interact much with the hardware and that run on all devices, a hybrid web application with PhoneGap would be an excellent option.
Thousands of mobile applications are proliferating today, but not all app creators have what it takes to create a good one. Of course, there are hundreds of such applications that are unique and have a highly commendable user experience where developers leave no room for improvements, low performance and design. As a mobile designer or developer, one should establish some UI benchmark or use some UI design principles as guidelines. These guidelines and basic principles are fairly easy to follow and can be easily incorporated with minimal effort.
Augmented Reality has several definitions, but essentially allows combining data from the physical world with that of digital elements. Therefore, the user sees the reality that is superimposed with adequate information generated by a computer. You could be seeing your rooms with furniture modeled in 3D, in the park surrounded by a lot of Disney characters or a street with virtual routes, adapted to your taste, explaining the tourist places to visit!
This article specifies the keys to the new version of the Xiaomi personalization layer (MIUI9), which is loaded with new features and substantial improvements with respect to the previous version (MIUI8).
Today there are numerous application testing tools, some specific to each environment (iOS or Android) and others that facilitate their installation for all types of operating systems. Both for tests with real users and automatic tests.
Your company depends on the launch of high quality apps. To achieve this level, you must test your apps on a wide variety of devices. Pre-release reports use automated tests on real devices that can identify design issues, provide diagnostics on locks, discover security vulnerabilities, and much more. Then, you can run custom tests in Firebase Test Lab and use bug and ANR reports to look for more hidden problems.
Mobile payments have become highly popular in recent years. Numerous banks, e-commerce companies and mobile telephony operators have launched solutions to enter the payment business through apps. Solutions like PayPal, Stripe, Dwolla, Square or Bitpay are some examples. All these platforms have developed APIs for app developers to include their payment methods in their mobile applications.
One of the most downloaded types of apps that get the most benefit is games.
There are many companies that want to bet on creating mobile games as a business, although they do not know very well where to start with the development of games ...
Today we will talk about the dangers of an insecure code in mobile applications, today almost all applications can be hacked, so programmers will have to implement all possible prevention measures to protect the data of our customers.
A good prototype, if completed carefully, has the potential to increase the confidence that customers have in your mobile applications and, therefore, in your business. Today we will talk about different tools to create prototypes.
In summary Firebase is a set of tools aimed at the creation of high-quality applications, the growth of users and to earn more money. Personally, I describe the platform as a suite of different applications that will make it easier for us to develop our application.
Today we will talk about some myths associated with the development of mobile applications. As companies recognize the merits of mobile applications, they are joining the car to have their own application.
The process of developing a mobile application is based on developing the design and functionalities of an app. While mobile app marketing is about making it reach users. A good development is not worth it if you do not get users afterwards, so you have to understand some of the misconceptions that you have about the development of an application.
The number of mobile applications is growing rapidly without signs of slowing down. Companies around the world have realized the value of mobile application development to serve customers and gain a competitive advantage. Only a good mobile application interacts efficiently with end users and helps achieve their objectives. What indispensable characteristics determine that a mobile application is the best?
A good application can do a lot. It will organize your smartphone, connect you with friends and keep you company on those longer trips to the bathroom. And although everyone loves good games for mobile devices, there are so many applications that are not games that make everyday life much easier. So, which are the most popular? We have the data here.
The ability to control your traffic means that the messages you send with many popular applications can be intercepted and read. In some cases, people can impersonate you or your friends online.
However, there are messaging applications that challenge this trend. Some encrypt your messages before they leave your device, so if they are intercepted, they will not make sense. In this article, we have highlighted 10 of our favorite secure messaging applications.
Some commercial applications are useful, intuitive, practical and pleasant to use. Others are boring, frustrating and useless. What makes the difference? What features and functionalities should an application have good? These characteristics are essential to develop an application that users value positively.
There are many options for people who want to overcome the limitations or shortcomings of the value communication applications. Some simply replicate the features but with a slightly different style or a better function. Others involve different methods of communication in a single system, which facilitates the change of text messages to calls to video chat. Others try to offer a new form of communication. Here, we will take a look at the most popular communication applications in the world, designed to cover boring stock applications.
Announced in 2014, the Swift programming language has been quickly converted
in one of the fastest growing languages in history. Swift makes you write
Software is incredibly fast and secure. Swift is the programming language
which is currently used to develop applications for iOS (iPhone and iPad) and
macOS. These are some of the advantages that offers us to develop apps for iOS or macOS
<Strong>Smartphones</Strong> and <Strong>tablets</Strong> have revolutionized mobile technology and the way we communicate today. They have also transformed the <Strong>Assistance Technology (AT) </Strong> market for people with disabilities. These conventional devices provide minicomputers that can use "on the fly" and are much more affordable than many dedicated AT or AAC devices.
The importance of mobile phones in our daily lives and our activities is evident.
Thanks to the continuous growth of mobile phones, currently better known as smartphones,
that are no longer the ordinary communication device that it used to be. It has become the point of attention for individuals and companies alike,
thanks to the various functions and incredible opportunities they offer us.
Google has just announced that it will officially support Kotlin as an official language to develop Android applications, along with Java.
Kotlin is a new programming language developed by JetBrains, which also develops the well-known JetBrains IDE
which is based on Android Studio, the official Android development tool.
Having a mobile application for our online store offers us a multitude of advantages, allows our customers to have the opportunity to buy our products 24 hours a day and increases the popularity of our website.
Before <strong>creating an app</strong> we need to know the development environment that we are going to use, if we want to <strong>create apps on Android</strong> we will have to have a basic knowledge of Java and object-oriented programming, if we want to create apps on iOS we will need to know Swift and Objective-C.