You’ve Built an App: Now What? Part 1: User Acquisition

Increasing user acquisition for your app starts with app store optimization. 30% of downloads occur after someone has searched by keywords in Google Play. So getting noticed within the app marketplace can already drive up user downloads before looking at any other type of promotion.

A developer's career path: How to navigate between product & custom software development

The booming IT industry attracts more and more people by offering tremendous job opportunities and compensation well above the average level - according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2015 the median annual salary in IT was twice higher than the national rate.

Oculus previews a new untethered VR headset

Oculus previews a new untethered headset, Cyanogen shifts business strategy to a modular OS program and online furniture store Wayfair releases its first API.

Google announces new hardware and "Actions on Google" platform

Google announces new hardware and "Actions on Google" platform, Apple and Deloitte team-up for enterprise solutions and HTC’s Viveport VR app store goes live globally.

Choosing a Javascript charting library in 2016

In this article I aim to help with the above challenge by means of a slightly unconventional approach: In my research I tried to quantify the merits of the most popular libraries, given a series of "developer-friendly" metrics. Sounds weird and subjective? It is. Read on.

Google planning hybrid Android/Chrome OS tablets

In this edition Google is reportedly planning hybrid devices that run both Android and Chrome, game developers boycott Oculus due to its founder’s support for Donald Trump and Google takes its Daydream SDK out of beta.

Angular team announces final release of version 2.0

In this edition, Angular team announces the release of Android Studio 2.2, Oracle confirms rumours of a Java EE 8 delay and Microsoft has been crowned the new king when it comes to open source contributors.

News round up - Razer launches new fund for VR & gaming start-ups

In this week's news roundup. In this edition, Blackstorm raises $33.5m for a 'post-app store", Razer launches a new fund for VR and gaming start-ups and Kony releases a new survey on the challenges of wearable development.

News roundup - Google opens Early Access beta testing to more developers

In this week's news roundup, Google cancels its modular smartphone project, Apple plans to delete abandoned apps from the App Store and Epic releases a new version of Unreal Engine 4. Read on for the full news rundown.

Whatever happened to Operator Billing?

The world of mobile commerce is evolving fast, and is only going to become more important as it grows and changes so rapidly, but mobile network operators will struggle to be more than a big player in it.