An elegant iPad app is like a fine yacht. Built the right way, the app can have a sense of elegance that provides the customer with an optimal experience. The Google+ iPad app has that beauty and usability.
Google is grappling with an ongoing antitrust case in Europe over its online search business, and if its rivals have anything to do with it, that might extend into Google's power in the mobile sphere, too.
Apple's iOS led all rival mobile operating systems on worldwide advertising impressions and revenue during the second quarter of 2013, according to Opera Mediaworks' latest State of Mobile Advertising report.
What makes Candy Crush so addictive? A combination of perfected game mechanics, built-in social media virality, and the maddening timer that tells you can't play right now - which somehow makes you crave the game even more.
Forrester has now released its annual look at the state of IT spend globally, and the analysts project that there will be $2.06 trillion invested across software, hardware, and IT services by enterprises and governments in 2013.
It's no secret that free downloads dominate the app markets of both Apple and Google these days. But new data from Apsalar demonstrates that paid apps are still a robustly growing piece of the overall app market.
For app developers, finding top placement in a respective app store charts can be helpful for discoverability and viral growth. However, breaking into the top charts has become increasingly difficult for the iOS store.