As you take your daily commute to work how many people do you see hunched over or zealously tapping away on their Smartphones and tablets? Can you count them off on your hands alone? When was the last time you set foot in a gaming café/hangout and heard crickets? read more
Most developers today understand what a painstaking and cumbersome task mobile app development on multiple platforms can be. Every platform presents to you a set of hurdles and challenges on a nice and shiny silver platter. You’re potentially dealing with unique capabilities, behavior and features for each one.
Multi-platform apps are all the rage these days. Staying current on resources for mobile app development is a top priority for every app developer. It also pays to give heed to the fact that you must roll out apps which function smoothly on all platforms.
The market for social casino games is soaring new heights. Already being labeled as the fastest growing game genres on social networks in 2013, and with expected collective profits of $2.9 billion, the market is booming globally.
In this context, we also observe that seven of the top game makers earned more profits on the App Store than Google Play. Looking at the image below, we see that Big Fish Games generated 84% of its whole revenue on the App Store while there is a tie for the largest total revenue share on Google Play at 43% between Williams Interactive and Buffalo Studios. read more
Engaging Marketing Trends: Gamification
When it comes to consumer engagement a new trend seems to be viral in retail enterprise. Since we have been trained for immediate reward system, incentivizing our day to day tasks is now an accepted behavior pattern.
Gamification a promising marketing trend
This is a new strategy for ‘customer engagement’ for many leading retail companies. Following up closely the process works in a successfully engaging, fun and addictive way for consumers, let’s see with a step by step example how, the new methodology is simply a clever trick to attract and engage customers. Here’s how the strategy becomes most effective: read more
We here at D.C. are passionate about Design and Mobile technology. Social Cubix is equipped with an inspired and dedicated team that works towards making outstanding apps and games for leading clients. Knowing how many other app development companies profess the same, let us validate the statement by * cough cough * modestly listing our giant clientele.
We have had the privilege to work with: Sony, Canon, Nintendo, Pepsi, Suzuki, PayPal, Office Depot, Sharp. Sapient, Ray-Ban, Real Networks, Wal-Mart, iContact, Apartments.com and a host of others. read more
So you want to make a mobile game but find yourself lost in approach. We provide you a visually appealing info-graph that gives you direction befitting your budget, time-constraints and workability.
Let’s graphically explain you how working with a free lancer or a team can provide you various results. So it gets way easier for you to select your game plan accordingly. Choose wise, achieve better. read more
Social networks have unleashed an outbreak of online gaming. Millions of players are glued to playing addictive browser games typically featuring multiplayer and asynchronous gameplay. Why is such gaming growing monstrously is not like uncovering secrets of the Sphinx. People like to play games and it gets more fun when you play with friends and family or when you challenge a pro.
The browser games are growing big, as they can also be implemented on other platforms such as mobile devices, which means you can be challenged on a game wherever you go! read more
We all know the answer when we have been asked about the coolest mobile game on earth, yes – We all scream loud “Angry Birds”. After earning over $500M in sales, it has become a cultural phenomenon. Recently Rovio announced that Angry Birds will now be developed into a 3D animation film and it will be released worldwide by Sony on 1st of July 2016. read more
So, what does it cost to develop a mobile app? That’s most of our customers ask us whenever they want us to quote for their app design & development project. It’s pretty much like asking how much does it cost to buy a car or construct a house. Well it depends upon what sort of a car you are buying or house you are constructing. read more
Before gaming on the mobile got big, people used to go pay for a physical copy from the local games store and play at home. That was all there was to it in the “good old days”. These were the days when CDs and eventually DVDs were king. Internet speeds weren’t quite as fast and online services delivery was still in its infancy. read more
iPhone game developers have paved the way for the mobile games industry. Apple paid its developers $1 billion in 2010, $2.5b in 2011 and now $4b in 2012. With growth figures doubling year by year, mobile games are propelling smartphone and tablet sales. For the first-time iOS game developer, designing that next big iPhone game is a tempting prospect indeed. read more
You see people on subways, buses, in restaurants and many other public spots that are highly engrossed with their mobile devices. If you are wondering what’s keeping them so preoccupied then these 2 words will explain all – mobile gaming. read more
The iPhone apps market is a lucrative business opportunity just waiting to happen. With iOS downloads surpassing 1 billion, many companies are looking to make their presence felt in the smartphone apps world. Corporate entities are increasingly flocking to iPhone app developers who can get their company on the App Store map. read more
There was never a better time than the present to become a mobile app developer. The smartphone has become the new Swiss army knife and the main reason for this is mobile application developers blurring the line between hardware and software functionality on a mobile device. Software development for smartphones is a lucrative industry in itself and its rock-solid relevance is what’s powering today’s as well as tomorrow’s smartphones. read more