At Social Cubix, we quite simply love apps that are fun to use, make lives easier, and just make getting through the work day tremendous fun. We’ve been bringing you the latest stuff on apps for quite a while now, and here is our very first bi-monthly issue of October’s top mobile apps you just gotta have. read more
The new iPhone 6 and Plus model has folks huddled up and buzzing away in every tech corner.. All iPhone 4 and post-iPhone 4 builds will be getting a taste of the new iOS 8. If Apple’s already rich party-app ecosystem weren’t enough to please your senses, major improvements are heading your way.
Creating a great app is a lot like engineering an automobile: it involves great attention to detail to ensure all moving parts are grinding away smoothly in unison.
Every time users download apps for their preferred Smartphone, all they want is to make life easier in some shape or form, a means or gateway to fewer complications, and getting more done in less time. However, most of us app users end up getting disappointed. Why? Many developers are not really on the same boat when it comes to getting the basics of user-experience right.
The next-gen user does not believe in app fandom, and is always on the lookout for apps to get through their day faster. They want nothing more than convenience, simplicity and accessibility, all wrapped up in one finely-tuned package.
Software development is often considered the backbone of innovation for any technology driven business. Unfortunately, many programmers and app developers are inevitably side-tracked by common hurdles that plague the development process early on. Here’s how you can avoid them. 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.
Did you ever think that you could access your files on your personal computer from just about anywhere in the world? No wonder, the ‘cloud’ (which represents the internet in the cloud computing term) has started to become an integral part of our daily lives. Not only does it allow businesses to utilize software and hardware remotely; but also provides miraculous memory size to store official or personal data. read more
Quick Response codes are getting popular because, as the name suggests, they are meant for quick decoding. Originally, they were developed by a Japanese company, Denso Wave to be used in the auto industry for tracking parts. As time passed by, other organizations saw potential benefits of QR codes for boosting their business.
A mobile phone that has a camera along with special decoding software can read the data in the QR code and initiate whatever action, that is being encoded there. A customer is able to scan this QR code that will permit him to store the information to be used in future. Another amazing feature about QR codes is that they connect several types of marketing strategies together. read more
Apple’s World Wide Developer Conference is a well-known platform for developers to get to know about the newest developments in Apple’s software and hardware. In the past, Apple’s announcements regarding the launch of their new devices and other hardware have successfully managed to get huge media exposure. However, WWDC14 came as a big surprise, with Apple announcing the new version of MacOS and iOS8, while no hardware updates were disclosed.
Now, there is absolutely nothing to be disappointed about! People who were earlier expecting a spectacular iWatch or a revolutionized iPad, are currently celebrating the fact that the manner in which they carried out their mobile and desktop computing processes, will be completely transformed, thanks to the magnificently updated iOS8. read more
We live in a world of screens. These can be of different sizes and attached to stationary or mobile devices. As our present world tends to become increasingly social and open, your apps are now able to reach people belonging to all corners of the globe, but as a budding business owner or a future entrepreneur, do you often wonder where you should start from?
Businesses yearn to derive more and more information about people, their location, associations, and interests. This is because when they possess that kind of knowledge, they can create more influential and more monetizable apps and services. However, people wish to put a stop to this kind of access to their personal information, as they are afraid of being exploited, monitored or misused. read more
Shifting to a more mobile business, by all means, save you space, loosen up your resources and transform the manner in which you connect with your customers. We can assist you with embracing mobility by providing the know-how, expertise and robust apps to get you functioning more competently than ever. read more
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
According to report, last year in 2013, more than 102 billion mobile apps were downloaded causing the global app revenue to reach up to $26 billion. Apps not only ensure a smooth transition of information to users but also deliver a speedier and a visually gratifying experience.
Often times, an app triggers the possibilities of acquiring new customers. There are many kinds of apps ranging from social, networking to business apps. However, the core purpose of each one is to make services or products accessible to today’s users who are always on the go. read more
What is it that categorizes app developers into exceptional and mediocre? The answers may be too many. However, what truly makes app developers stand apart from the crowd is their technological expertise coupled with a passion to develop an app, which fully meets the client’s requirement.
Such developers take pride in their commitment to create results, which are beyond the client’s expectations. Typically, good app developers possess the following traits. read more
Most people around the tech-globe had decided to stay away from HTML for a long time, to avoid messy code, and multiple hacks for various browsers. But, it looks like the World Wide Web has evolved again in the developer community by the introduction of PhoneGap framework. read more