Wednesday, 29 February 2012

Mobile Active Homescreen adoption and options

I have just added a page on active homescreens and their importance as part of an app strategy

iOS 5 saw the integration of an active homescreen (swipe down), its a key differentiator of the HTC sense UI (on all OSs) was first widely used to great effect by Nokia with Symbian and now manifests itself as tiles in Windows Phone ... why? well the homescreen is a key, integral part of your app, app store and handsets or tablet marketing strategies, that's why!

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Friday, 10 February 2012

Windows Phone Marketplace

I have been playing with Windows phone Marketplace recently... and I have to say I am impressed, especially with the Marketplace. Having worked app stores and seen the pitfalls and work involved to get something to this stage, and dare even say its the most polished product old MS has ever produced... Moreover, am very glad the punt seems to have paid off for Nokia and others who have put (slightly fewer) eggs in the Windows Phone basket, read the full article on Windows Phone Marketplace here

Wednesday, 1 February 2012

Android Market App store

Well, the new content is getting there, the first is a look at the Android Market in terms of it being a technology that endears itself to adoption over time. For the full article click here