Have you heard of Ouya – the Android games console that is coming to a living room near you? After a successful Kickstarter funding campaign the Ouya games console project is ready to lift off the socks of the Android games development community.
Here’s a refresher course for those not in the know about the hottest tech news this past month. The Ouya is a hardware games console that is powered wholly by the Android OS. It aims to shake up the video games industry with its starting price of $100 at launch. It was designed by noted designer Yves Béhar. It is expected to go on sale on Dec 1 2012. read more
Have you ever wondered why some smartphone app developers keep churning out hits after hits and why some start-ups have trouble pushing out their first app? The key to their success lies in proper management of business, customer and technical processes. Neglecting even one of these core processes is not only bad for your company’s fiscal health, it also hurts customer confidence and company reputation. In order to ensure that none of these unwanted scenarios come to pass, here are some tips to make your smartphone app development app business and customer friendly: read more
It is pertinent to note the role of technology in every sphere and aspect of our lives. And the biggest events in any part of the planet showcases how technology is evolving and facilitating change,
Case at point – the Elections 2012. This election has seen an unprecedented use of smartphones and social networks to spread word about political issues and a voter’s responsibility in ushering in change. read more
With 1.3 million activations a day, Android is positioning itself as the mobile platform with no equal. Its main selling points include its open-source nature as well as more choices for consumers. But for Android app developers, the success of Google’s mobile platform is bringing new challenges to the fore. Ecosystem fragmentation for instance. read more
Social Cubix is at the verge of launching an experience™ application on the new, battery-powered Dynamics ePlate™ credit card.
The battery-powered ePlate™ card is not a traditional credit card. The award-winning technology gives you a revolutionary new rewards program– instant, valuable rewards that are changeable at the push of a button. You are now in control of what rewards you earn and when you earn them!
With Scavenger Shop by Social Cubix, ePlate™ users will earn exclusive game items just by making everyday purchases. Achieve new levels of gameplay just by living your life! read more
Images of ghouls got you scared? Scared of venturing out because your friends tell that there’s a werewolf on the prowl? Blame a Halloween app for that. Or better yet, fight back with these Android apps for Halloween.
Here some chill-inducing Android apps that will get you in the spooky Halloween mood in no time: read more
There have been many platforms for deploying your e-commerce site over the years. Each of them had their pros and cons. For web developers and e-commerce solutions providers, the marketplace was full of options.
Enter Magento, a comprehensive all-in-one enterprise class e-commerce development suite. And it is proving to be a worthy successor to old and outdated e-commerce technologies. read more
Somewhere right now a mobile app developer is thinking hard – should I be developing my app on Android or competing mobile OSes?
It’s a recurring dilemma for first-time developers. Choosing a comprehensive mobile ecosystem where your apps will reside and operate is not a breezy decision to take. But once you take into account the strengths and weaknesses of the various mobile OSes today, your decision-making process finally gets some traction. read more
Halloween is just upon us and theres a lot of trick and treating to go around. And what are people to do when the extended candy runs come to an end? Well, we all got our iPhones primed and ready to indulge in some wholesome Halloween spirit.
With every festive holiday come a raft of appropriately themed iPhone apps and games to get you in the mood. iPhone game developers go into overdrive and ensure that you get the most scariest thrills and goosebumps from expertly designed games. read more
Businesses have their work cut out for them in this age of social media. They now have access to far robust tools to engage with their consumers more closely.
We are left wondering how big brands had fewer and less effective options to dive brand engagement back in the old days. read more
You ask any smartphone aficionado about a rotund green robotic being and a fruit which has been bitten just once and they’ll launch into a lengthy commentary about the smartphone wars. But no one remembers the underdog right? In this case the underdog is planning to rise from the ashes like a phoenix and catch everybody unawares. The underdog is 4 square white boxes shaped like a window still. It’s the newest kid on the block – The Windows Phone 8 platform. read more
With the advent of the new iPhone, there has been a lot of chatter on iOS app development. IPhone 5 developers are understandably intrigued by the larger form factor of Apple’s flagship phone. And they just can’t wait to update and retool their apps.
Before they dive headlong into making their apps iPhone 5 ready, there are some factors that should inform their development approach. This time around, doubling the pixel count just won’t cut it. read more
We have all experienced it firsthand. The most popular mobile apps are those which make a hell of a debut. People rush out to try it and are busy referring it to their peers and pals.