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Tech Tutorial: API Builder

In this Tech Tutorial, Principal Architect Darren Mason provides a hands-on introduction to API Builder (formerly Arrow). The video highlights how to model data...

Meet Javier Perez, Product Director at Axway Appcelerator

Javier Perez recently joined the Axway Appcelerator team, bringing with him over two decades of mobile experience. As Product Director, Javier is responsible...

MIT Advances Education with Augmented Reality

Last summer, location-based augmented reality took center stage with the launch of Pokemon Go. The game quickly became a global phenomenon, with users around...

Appcelerator University: On-Demand Training and Certification

When we launched on-demand access to the Appcelerator Platform, we also introduced App U to provide an on-demand learning channel for developers. App U...

The Body Shop’s Fresh Take on Lasting Customer Relationships

Everywhere they turn, today’s shoppers are bombarded with offers from retailers competing for their attention. For a brand, cutting through all that noise has...
Bradesco

Bradesco and Tagme: Building Loyalty with Dining Experiences

Bradesco is the second largest private bank in Brazil. Tagme is a growing software vendor specializing in food solutions. They're two organizations worlds apart...

DevRant Gives Developers a Social Network All Their Own

In our era of social media overload, new network-driven apps have a hard time building an audience. So when users start deactivating Facebook in...
Microservices Today and Tomorrow

Microservices Q&A: Today and Tomorrow

We sat down with Tony Pujals, Director of Cloud Engineering at Appcelerator, to better understand the microservices trend and where it is headed. In...
Microservices Clearing the Hurdles

Microservices Q&A: Clearing the Hurdles

We sat down with Tony Pujals, Director of Cloud Engineering at Appcelerator, to better understand the microservices trend and where it is headed. In...
Microservices Origins and Drivers

Microservices Q&A: Origins and Drivers

When speaking with Tony Pujals, Director of Cloud Engineering at Appcelerator, his enthusiasm about microservices—along with APIs, distributed systems and scalable cloud architecture—is...

From Retail to Real Estate: Wikitude Helps Devs Bring AR to Life

The augmented reality demos of the last few years have felt almost magical – they can bring inanimate objects to life and insert digital...

How Mobile Innovation Helps Brazil’s Pulse CRM Compete with Software Giants

We can all recite in our sleep the names of big-league enterprise software players. Portfolios for companies like Salesforce.com, Oracle and Microsoft run the...

Featured Video: The Complete API Lifecycle with Arrow and API Management

In this featured video Leor Brenman demonstrates how to build and run microservices and optimized APIs using Appcelerator Arrow and then secure and manage...

From Farm to Mobile: Kakaxi Links Food to the Story Behind It

Supermarkets work with farmers to supply the majority of US consumers’ produce. In the process, we’ve lost what was once a close and personal...

Changing the World: Waste No Food To Hit One Million Meals Delivered!

Six months ago, we introduced the inspiring story of Waste No Food, a Silicon Valley non-profit that’s using mobile to connect people and businesses...

The Mobile API Innovation Opportunity: 4 Mobility Experts Weigh In

No great app stands alone. The best-in-breed are fueled by data and interact with other systems or devices to provide users exactly what they...

How AmWINS Brings Mobile Agility to Auto Insurance

Adam Armstrong is only one man, but he may as well be a full department. AmWINS Specialty Auto is one of many of the business...

Born Mobile: How PiniOn Uses Apps to Harness Consumer Insight

Brazil is one of the world’s fastest growing mobile markets. Mobile and tablet-based purchases in the country are above the world average, and Mary Meeker’s 2015 Internet Trends Report identified Brazil (along with India and China) as one of the top countries leading smartphone usage growth.

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

Arrow: Connect to Any Data Source in Minutes – Really?

The tech industry is awash in hyperbole. Every vendor out there has a pitch that details how they'll make you faster, lower your costs, improve ROI...well, you know the script.
Waste No Food

Waste No Food Transforms Philanthropy With Mobile

When’s the last time you heard about a new app that’s genuinely changing the world for the better? We’ve got one for you.
Treating Apps Like Products

Want to Win at Mobile? Start Treating Apps Like Products, Not Projects

Today’s consumers have power; we know this. They can jump on Twitter and complain publicly about any company anytime. They can walk into a store and showroom any product on the floor, then instantly buy it for cheaper online. In more and more cities, they can get whatever they want—food, toilet paper, a manicure—delivered to their doorsteps on-demand. [...]
AmerisourceBergen

How AmerisourceBergen Built its Mobile App Strategy

AmerisourceBergen’s Mobility Center of Excellence (MCoE) uses sophisticated mobile app strategy to reinvent business functions that benefit customers and employees.
American Woodmark

American Woodmark’s Quality-Focused Mobile Strategy

Whether you’re renovating your home or building from scratch, chances are you want every last detail to be perfect. That’s why American Woodmark, a...
Offline Mobile

A Mobile World is an Offline World (And What This Means for Your Apps)

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Enterprise mobility

Beacon Technology Takes Hold in Retail: This Week In Mobility

IBM and Apple Release First Set of Business Apps In an attempt to transform the way enterprise uses mobile, IBM and Apple have released the...
mscripts

Pharmacies Go Mobile: A Q&A with mscripts’ Sanjeev Gautam

We recently had a chance to sit down with Sanjeev Gautam, the vice president of engineering at mscripts, a customer of ours that builds...
Enterprise mobility

Starbucks Intros Mobile Orders: This Week in Mobility

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Sports Playbook

Writing the Playbook: The Sports Industry’s Mobile Strategy

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Enterprise mobility

Target App Maps Black Friday Deals & More: This Week in Mobility

New App Features Help Target Customers Navigate Stores Last week, Target released a new feature for their customer-facing app that allows store patrons to locate...
Enterprise mobility

Android’s Lollipop Debuts and More: This Week In Mobility

Android 5.0 Lollipop Offers New Notification Setup, Multitasking and Other Features Android 5.0 Lollipop, released last week, boasts more than just a new sleek design....
Mobile Development Myths

7 Myths of Early-Stage Enterprise Mobile Development

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Enterprise mobility

5G, Depth-Sensitive Apps and More: This Week in Enterprise Mobility

Introducing 5G Federal agencies are investigating next-gen technologies that could allow wireless data to transmit up to 1,000 times faster than what the average American...
Enterprise mobility

Next Generation iPads Unveiled and More: This Week in Enterprise Mobility

Apple Unveils the Next Generation of iPads Last Thursday, Apple unveiled the next generation of iPads: the iPad Air 2 and the iPad Mini 3....
Enterprise mobility

Levi’s Stadium Goes Mobile: This Week in Enterprise Mobility

Levi’s Stadium Goes Mobile In an attempt to entice football fans away from the comforts of their couches and plasma screen TVs, Levi’s Stadium, new...

Preparing For Takeoff: How Airlines Are Putting Consumers First With Mobile

When we think of the most innovative industries today, airlines aren’t often top-of-mind. But while you may not think of them right off the...

Make it Rain: Q&A with Skydrop on Building Smart Home Apps

The Internet of Things has been a hot topic recently. With the rise of wearables and other automated devices, it’s becoming increasingly clear that...

Gone Fishing: Q&A with Matt Congrove on Developing for the Pebble Smartwatch

This summer, Pebble and the XDA Forums held a developer contest for the Pebble Smartwatch. Out of a couple hundred submissions, 20 finalists were...

Measure Twice, Cut Once: Maribel Lopez on User-Driven Apps

Last week we shared the first of a two-part interview with Maribel Lopez, Founder of Lopez Research. In the second half of our conversation,...
Blog Award

Making the Grade: How to Ensure Your Mobile Apps are Enterprise-Ready

When it comes to going mobile, the first order of business for most enterprises was simply getting an app built - learning the technology,...

API Builder: Focus on Innovation Rather Than Integration

Great enterprise apps are not stand-alone things. Fueled by data, they require connection to an exploding number of data sources, both within and outside...

3 Steps to Deal with Low Mobile App Adoption

Your worst nightmare has come true. No one is using the app your team spent months building. You’ve allocated precious time and resources tackling...
Enterprise mobility

Zombie PCs, Restaurant Apps and Automation: This Week in Enterprise Mobility

1. PCs Aren’t Dead ... Yet, anyway. That’s according to Intel, which boosted its forecast for personal computer sales for the first time in five...
Enterprise mobility

Wearables, Microsoft and App Creep: This Week in Enterprise Mobility

In the world of enterprise mobility, things move quickly -- often quick enough that it’s hard to keep up with all of the important...
Blog lifecycle

How to Speed Your Mobile App Lifecycle

We recently hosted Jeffrey Hammond, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester, and he was good enough to give us some time in front...

Apps Are Not Applications (And Why This Matters)

Apps, says Gartner, are not applications: “The defining characteristic of an app is its reduced functional presence. Apps do less than applications. That is...

What’s Your Enterprise Mobility “Tax” Burden?

It’s everyone’s favorite time of year again: Tax Season! As you get your taxes in order - itemizing deductions, compiling returns and desperately trying...

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