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Today is the era of Smart devices likes Phones and Tablets and everyone seems to be riding the success bandwagon. Market share of tablets is growing in double digits every year and Smartphones are witnessing a huge demand. Apple’s iOS and Google’s Android are the main players in Smartphone market followed by Microsoft’s Windows Mobile along with Blackberry.Android alone control 70% of World’s Smartphone market but shares an equal fight with iOS in US. So, how important these figures are for small or big business application development ? These stats are important when lots of users are switching to smart…
Last month when Microsoft bought Nokia its shares actually plunged indicating that investors were not riding the same of optimism. This month Blackberry which once controlled 26% market share which is now restricted to 3.1% is up for sale. Yes, the Canadian giant has decided to sell itself off because it is unable to compete with Android and iOS. Microsoft is a tech giant catering to both Business and User solutions and after the latest purchase of Nokia, stage is all set to discuss 5 reasons why Microsoft should bid for Blackberry: Patent Power: Blackberry was the World’s first and…
When the whole word was not sure about Apple’s strategy, our very own US proved its love for Apple. According to comScore press release , Smartphone OEM Market Share in US has been announced and Apple has come to the fore as the top smartphone manufacturer with 40.7 percent OEM market share, while Google Android led as the #1 smartphone platform with 51.6 percent platform market share. Other 3 key players which make into the top 5 are HTC, Motorola, and LG, all of which lost share or remained flat. This statistics is coming from surveys on more than 30,000…
Here at Simpalm – one of the finest mobile app development companies in US, we come across lots of cases where there a large number of brilliant app ideas but they do not see themselves coming owing to lack of enough money to fund them. You love your iPad app idea a lot and so do we, no matter your idea is about bus-stops, watching films on red-eye flights, scuba-diving etc. These aspirations didn't quite have the capital to transform into a sale-able prototype for the iPad. So, how to get your iPad app funded and make them see the…
Microsoft bought Nokia for $7.2 Billion 2 weeks ago. This was believed to be a historic deal for Microsoft, which till today barring XBOX was a pure software based company which made operating systems for the computers. Nokia, when all in its glory was a mighty juggernaut and world’s leader in mobile phone market. Then came Apple and Google, which began reducing Nokia’s market share by double digits every year. Microsoft played a big bet on mobile domain last week by purchasing world's one of the biggest and reliable mobile device manufacturer. Buying Nokia is one of the biggest move…
Revenue and app downloads are two recent parameters as far as Android and iPhone app development are concerned. Also, it is an open secret that in 2013, Android is more popular than Apple when it comes to market share across the globe. How about mobile app developers? The people who affect people decision to like or dislike the app on their mobile display. Being a leading mobile app development company in the US and working for the globe, Simpalm has no second thoughts over the reports which talk about app developers having soft spot for iOS as compared to Android.…
Business evolves every day, giants die and new business titans are born. Today’s business is much complex then it was 2 decades ago. Mobile app development technology ,which was considered to have no connection with the businesses directly has begun to not just affect business but to shape them. Today is the era of Smart devices like Smartphone and Tablets which are portable and slowly becoming the lifeline of the World. Every business wants to make more profit with maximum user base but not everyone understands as to how location based applications could help them reach this goal. As of…
A group of German hackers claimed to have cracked the iPhone fingerprint scanner on Sunday, just two days after Apple Inc launched the technology that it promises will better protect devices from criminals and snoopers seeking access. Apple launched the World’s first phone which could be secured with the help of biometrics. This latest iPhone has finger print security meaning a user can unlock their iPhone with finger print scan. This was supposed to be World’s first step to secure mobile phones and reduce thefts. But it only took 48 hours for the hackers to crack this alleged unbreakable security…
Prem Watsa’s Fairfax Financial consortium signs US$4.7-billion deal to buy BlackBerry As expected, BlackBerry finally nodded to sell itself for $4.7 billion to a group led by largest shareholder, Fairfax. On Monday, BlackBerry enters into letter of intent with consortium led by Fairfax Financial, deal is about $4.7 billion. By this agreement, shareholders of BB would be getting $9 in cash for each share. The selling price was based on BB's current market value and followed the recent cut of around 40% of its employees across the globe.This led to a writedown of nearly $1 billion. BlackBerry shareholders would receive…