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Apps of the future

As we continue to venture deeper into this future of technological wizardry and wonderment, we thought it might be a good time to stop and evaluate the directions app trends are going.

Private Messaging:

Possibly the most popular of the app based tools on offer, there are now a whole host of companies offering private messaging, instant image sharing, private video uploads and more.

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User experience and why App developers have to get it right

User experience, or UX as it’s become affectionately known, is a buzz word we’ve heard a lot this year. UX has become a key factor online, often dictating the success of brands and entire campaigns. So what can you do to ensure that you are delivering the smoothest UX to customers and why is it important?

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3 more reasons to think about mobile apps for your business

Computers are being replaced by mobile devices – traditional PC sales are declining

As we move further into the digital age, it’s becoming very apparent that apps are not only here for the long haul, but conceivably, they could now be here to stay. Apps make our lives easier to manage and open doors to faster means of procuring everything, from the latest music to the most popular books. If you are a reputable brand online, chances are you have a branded app used for further developing your client base, managing a process or selling more products.

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The future of mobile apps – where are we headed?

Here’s a an interesting thought for you. The modern smartphone is now 7 years old.

7 years is not a long time, especially when you consider what has been achieved and how far we have come since then. Smartphones are now on par with the computing power of a desktop computer. And even though they are getting sleeker and thinner than their earlier models, manufacturers are still managing to increase their computational abilities year after year.

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Biggest announcements at Google I/O 2014

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Rivalling Apple’s WWDC 14 conference only a few weeks before, Google have made some big announcements of their own. Here is a round up of new developments in the world of Google and Android. Continue reading →

Native Apps vs Web Apps

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Choosing the right mobile app strategy is one of the first decisions for your business’s entry into the world of mobile apps. For someone new to this technology it can be confusing to pick what’s best for your product/business, so in this blog we’re hoping to show you what options you have.

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Theme my Screen

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One of our latest collaborations, Theme My Screen is your one-stop shop for themed wallpaper for all of your Mac devices. We were approached by its creators Sam and Matt, who have already established their online presence with the Theme My Screen website. They needed our help to extend their service on to the iOS market as an iPhone app.

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