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The Week in Mobile: June 14-20, 2015

Google and Apple turn to app indexing, Node.js and io.js bury the hatchet, The New York Times’ mobile-first “experiment” and more.

The Most Expensive Mistakes Made When Going Mobile: 5 Mobility Experts Weigh In

Going mobile is no easy task. Building a solid mobile strategy that meets business goals, improves processes or turns a profit, and is realistic can be challenging. It’s easy to make mistakes, which can be both time-consuming and costly, especially early on. That’s why we turned to five experts to hear about the big mistakes they’ve seen companies make. Perhaps they can save you the trouble.

Appcelerator Arrow Builder—Multiple Post Blocks Salesforce/Geocode/Foursquare Example

In a prior post, I described how Arrow’s Block feature can be leveraged to enhance data retrieved from Salesforce to geocode the data. The sales reps that are using the mobile app are now able to map their accounts as part of their prospecting and get turn-by-turn directions without having to copy and paste or […]

The Week in Mobile: June 7-13, 2015

The Week in Mobile: Apple announces iOS 9, Google to launch Location Aware Search and more.

Key Mobile Takeaways from Mary Meeker’s 2015 Internet Trends Report

Mary Meeker’s 2015 Internet Trends Report was released at the tail-end of last month. The wide-ranging annual report follows the evolution of the internet, tracking everything from Snapchat and Uber to smartphone penetration and an increased consumer interest in drones. The Meeker report delves into essential tech statistics and the effect technology has on everything […]

How to Use Device Specific Images

Previously we’ve looked at How to Use Density Specific Images. For this post, we expand the example app as we discover how to use images specific to certain (groups of) devices. Why should you bother? Well, for views that have fixed dimensions you probably shouldn’t. But for views of which one or both dimensions are […]

The Week in Mobile: May 31 – June 6, 2015

The Week in Mobile: Apple releases first wave of HomeKit Accessories, Microsoft acquires Wunderlist, Instagram and Pinterest join the buy button bandwagon and more

Appcelerator Arrow – Salesforce Composite Connector Example

In this example, we saw how Arrow can enable mobile app developers to create highly specific and mobile optimized APIs for a variety of data architectures without writing a single line of code.

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