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Does Your Mobile App Need A Patent?

<i>Rahul Varshneya is the co-founder of</i> <i>Arkenea LLC</i><i>, a mobile app design and development consultancy helping entrepreneurs and businesses take their idea through execution.</i> <i>Subscribe to his free email series</i> <i>on mobile app growth hacking.</i><p>So you’ve got an app idea and want to protect it. Is a patent the …

This App Can Help You Read Up to 1,000 Words a Minute

Who says the Internet is making us less effective readers? Spritz, a new app that’s being released on Samsung devices, is devoted to turning you into …

Mobile Payments Poised To Explode With The Aggressive Rollout Of Consumer And Merchant-Side Apps

Consumers are beginning to see the advantage of channeling offline payments through their mobile devices, rather than carrying around clunky coins and cash — even debit and credit cards. Consumers are primed to go wallet-free and begin paying for goods and services via their mobile devices, and as …

3 Ways iOS 7 Will Force Enterprises To Change

<i>Guest author Nolan Wright is the CTO of Appcelerator.</i><p>Any day now, Apple will launch iOS 7. The release of Apple’s newest mobile operating system will be the most important event for the iPhone since it was first announced in 2007. iOS 7 includes an astounding 1,500 new APIs, a completely renovated …

Google is waging war on apps that attack, infiltrate and steal from your phone

Late last month, Google made sweeping changes to its policies for developers on Play, the official store for apps that run on Android, Google’s smartphone operating system. The changes, which among other things affect how ads are displayed and permissions sought, are meant to make Android safer so …

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Facebook exec: We're solely focused on being a mobile platform

SAN FRANCISCO — For some, the acquisition was a head-scratcher. Why would Facebook, the world’s largest social network, want to buy a mobile-backend-as-a-service company, Parse?<p>More to the point, why would Facebook want to keep Parse’s service up and running?<p>More from Parse Dev Day<p>Parse: 100K+ apps …

This is why users think your mobile app sucks: a 3-second response time

Our bosom pals over at New Relic know an awful lot about app performance. I mean, it’s their entire job, for Pete’s sake.<p>So when they show you a chart about why most apps are getting poor ratings from users, you tend to pay attention. Here are some stats from the company’s latest blog post:<p>For New …

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The Mobile Industry In the UK And Europe Is Highly Developed, But Badly Lags The U.S. In Making Money

At BI Intelligence, Business Insider's tech research service, we've often noticed the paradoxical nature of the UK and European smartphone markets. These markets boast high rates of smartphone ownership and usage, but have fallen behind in other ways.<p>Smartphone bills are much lower than in the U.S. …

The Harsh Reality For Mobile Developers Trying To Hit The Top Of App Store Charts

You just spent months building an app with the hopes that it would be a boon for your business or usher your way into the lucrative world of top end app publishers. You have Candy Crush dreams and Evernote aspirations.<p>After you publish your app, nobody downloads it. Those that do download it aren’t …