Mobile Development - Infoworld http://www.infoworld.com/t/21633 en Google envisions Glass in businesses http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/google-envisions-glass-in-businesses-240137?source=rss_mobile_development <p>Google wants to put its Glass headmounted computer system to work.</p> <p>The company is looking to partner with enterprise software developers and businesses as part of a push to get Glass into the hands of companies who could use it in their operations.</p> Application Development Mobile Technology Google Google Glass Consumer Electronics Mobile Development Mobile Technology Wed, 09 Apr 2014 01:39:03 +0000 admin 240137 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft eases development for Windows and Windows Phone with new App Studio http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/microsoft-eases-development-windows-and-windows-phone-new-app-studio-239880?source=rss_mobile_development <p>Microsoft's App Studio beta test has been expanded to allow novice developers to build applications for Windows tablets and PCs, in addition to Windows Phone.</p> Application Development Mobile Technology Microsoft Development Tools Mobile Apps Mobile Development Windows Phone Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:08:50 +0000 admin 239880 at http://www.infoworld.com Welcome to the 21st century, Microsoft -- took you long enough http://www.infoworld.com/t/windows-phone/welcome-the-21st-century-microsoft-took-you-long-enough-239820?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_New_hp.jpg" alt="Welcome to the 21st century, Microsoft -- took you long enough" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Check off the biggest trends in the tech industry -- mobile, open source, cloud -- and it's a sure bet Microsoft was late to the party and underdressed when it got there. Microsoft Windows Mobile Technology Microsoft Windows 8 Application Development Microsoft Windows Mobile Development Open Source Software Windows Phone Fri, 04 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239820 at http://www.infoworld.com One Windows, all devices: The new Microsoft app strategy unveiled http://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-net/one-windows-all-devices-the-new-microsoft-app-strategy-unveiled-239698?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_New_hp.jpg" alt="One Windows, all devices: The new Microsoft app strategy unveiled" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Microsoft today announced its Universal Windows Apps technology, which is intended to streamline the process of building applications that can run on Windows Phones, Xbox game consoles, and the Metro environment in Intel-base</p> Application Development Microsoft Visual Studio Windows 8 Microsoft .Net Mobile Development Windows Phone Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:51:40 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239698 at http://www.infoworld.com Intel bases innovation hub in China to fuel its mobile processor business http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/intel-bases-innovation-hub-in-china-fuel-its-mobile-processor-business-239620?source=rss_mobile_development <p>As devices powered by ARM chips flood the Chinese market, Intel is hoping to popularize its own mobile processors with a new center built in the heart of one of China's major technology hubs.</p> <p>The new innovation center, announced on Wednesday, will be based in Shenzhen and focus on helping Chinese hardware vendors build PCs and mobile devices around Intel chips. Shenzhen is home to many of the nation's tech companies and manufacturers, and has become a key segment in both the Chinese and global supply chain.</p> Computer Hardware Mobile Technology Intel Android Mobile Development Processors Wed, 02 Apr 2014 12:26:56 +0000 admin 239620 at http://www.infoworld.com Sorry, JavaFX -- Java 8 won't help you matter http://www.infoworld.com/t/java-programming/sorry-javafx-java-8-wont-help-you-matter-239613?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/IFW_JavaFX.jpg" alt="Sorry, JavaFX -- Java 8 won't help you matter" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>JavaFX, the Java-based rich client platform introduced by Sun Microsystems in 2007, has been refreshed <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/java-programming/java-8-officially-arrives-last-238552">as part of Oracle's rollout of Java 8</a>, but doubts re</p> Application Development Java Programming Mobile Development Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239613 at http://www.infoworld.com Microsoft to beat the drum for Windows Phone at Build http://www.infoworld.com/t/application-development/microsoft-beat-the-drum-windows-phone-build-239550?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Microsoft_Mobile_hp.jpg" alt="Microsoft to beat the drum for Windows Phone at Build" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>While Microsoft has kept silent on what it might actually introduce at its Build developer conference this week, it is clear from the event's presentation schedule that Microsoft will push hard on its Windows Phone smartphone platform</p> Application Development Microsoft Application Development Mobile Development Windows Phone Tue, 01 Apr 2014 11:23:38 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 239550 at http://www.infoworld.com Half full or half empty? HTML5's mixed outlook http://www.infoworld.com/t/html5/half-full-or-half-empty-html5s-mixed-outlook-238915?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/HTML5_hp.jpg" alt="Half full or half empty? HTML5's mixed outlook" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>These are the best of times and the worst of times for HTML5. The markup language is a significant achievement, but has not yet met expectations, according to a newly released IDC report.</p> Application Development HTML5 Mobile Technology HTML5 Mobile Development Mon, 24 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 238915 at http://www.infoworld.com Samsung announces Tizen SDK to boost app ecosystem for Gear 2 smartwatches http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/samsung-announces-tizen-sdk-boost-app-ecosystem-gear-2-smartwatches-238560?source=rss_mobile_development <p>Add another smartwatch family to the list of wearables with its own open SDK. Samsung wants to supercharge software development for the <a href="http://www.techhive.com/article/2100337/samsungs-new-gear-watches-add-features-but-only-one-has-a-camera.html" target="_blank">Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo</a>, and on Monday it announced that the&nbsp;Tizen Software Development Kit for Wearables is <a href="https://developer.tizen.org/" target="_blank">available for download</a>.</p> Computer Hardware Mobile Technology Samsung Tizen Consumer Electronics Mobile Apps Mobile Development Tue, 18 Mar 2014 11:55:12 +0000 admin 238560 at http://www.infoworld.com Xamarin works with Samsung to ease Knox development http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/xamarin-works-samsung-ease-knox-development-238497?source=rss_mobile_development <p>Xamarin and Samsung Electronics have worked together to make it easier for developers to create apps that can run on Samsung's Knox security platform.</p> <p>Xamarin's platform lets developers use C# to build native applications for iOS, Android, Mac and Windows, and share on average 75 percent of the source code across the different operating systems, according to the company.</p> Application Development Mobile Technology Samsung Android Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Security Mon, 17 Mar 2014 14:59:21 +0000 admin 238497 at http://www.infoworld.com Create mobile apps that are actually part of your business http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/create-mobile-apps-are-actually-part-of-your-business-238264?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/mobile_app_dev.jpg" alt="Create mobile apps that are actually part of your business" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Application Development Mobile Technology Service-oriented Architecture Development Tools Mobile Development Fri, 14 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Galen M. Gruman 238264 at http://www.infoworld.com Preview: Google's tantalizing Mobile Chrome App SDK http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/preview-googles-tantalizing-mobile-chrome-app-sdk-237926?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 192px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/google_chrome_power.jpg" alt="Preview: Google's tantalizing Mobile Chrome App SDK" width="243" height="182" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: Naomi Anderson</p></em></div> Application Development Mobile Technology Open Source Software Google Chrome Application Development Development Tools HTML5 Mobile Development Mobile Technology Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 237926 at http://www.infoworld.com Samsung says fire at supplier will not delay Galaxy S5 production http://www.infoworld.com/d/mobile-technology/samsung-says-fire-supplier-will-not-delay-galaxy-s5-production-238143?source=rss_mobile_development <p>Samsung Electronics does not expect delays in the production of its upcoming Galaxy S5 smartphone, after a fire broke out at a supplier's factory in South Korea on Sunday.</p> <p>The electronics giant said Tuesday it is working to stabilize operations at the supplier DAP Corporation. "In the meantime, we do not expect any production delays of the Galaxy S5, as we rely on multiple contractors," the company said in an email.</p> Mobile Technology The Industry Standard Android Mobile Development Smartphones Tue, 11 Mar 2014 11:28:59 +0000 admin 238143 at http://www.infoworld.com Researchers hope to secure development of mobile apps with faster code scans http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/researchers-hope-secure-development-of-mobile-apps-faster-code-scans-238094?source=rss_mobile_development <p>Fraunhofer Institute researchers are working to speed up the scanning of mobile app code for security flaws, aiming to offer developers in a few milliseconds the kind of analysis that once required an all-night scan of code.</p> <p>In fact, the researchers are showing not one but three tools to evaluate or enhance the security of mobile apps at the Cebit trade show in Hanover, Germany, this week, the other two intended to detect flaws in already-deployed apps.</p> Application Development Mobile Technology Security Development Tools iOS Mobile Apps Mobile Development Mobile Security Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:42:43 +0000 admin 238094 at http://www.infoworld.com IBM wants to see your Watson mobile apps http://www.infoworld.com/t/cloud-computing/ibm-wants-see-your-watson-mobile-apps-237230?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 223px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/30NNibm_hp 1.jpg" alt="IBM wants to see your Watson mobile apps" width="223" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Big Blue has announced a new contest to get mobile developers -- and most everyone else who can use an API -- serious about Watson, its cognitive computing platform.</p> Big Data Business Intelligence Cloud Computing Mobile Technology IBM High-Performance Computing Mobile Apps Mobile Development Business Intelligence Cloud Computing Wed, 26 Feb 2014 17:30:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 237230 at http://www.infoworld.com LigerMobile framework aims to raise the bar for hybrid mobile app dev http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/ligermobile-framework-aims-raise-the-bar-hybrid-mobile-app-dev-237179?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 172px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/mobile_app_dev.jpg" alt="LigerMobile framework aims to raise the bar for hybrid mobile app dev" width="243" height="162" align="right" /><br /><em><p align="right">Credit: iStockphoto</p></em></div> Application Development Android iOS JavaScript Mobile Development Wed, 26 Feb 2014 12:17:31 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 237179 at http://www.infoworld.com Famo.us public beta launch set for mid-April http://www.infoworld.com/t/javascript/famous-public-beta-launch-set-mid-april-236696?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/javascript_pod.jpg" alt="Famo.us public beta lauch set for mid-April" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Famo.us, the <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-development/famous-were-building-better-phonegap-236267">HTML5/JavaScript framework that could potentially rival Adobe's PhoneGa</a>p mobile app development platform, is set to move to a widesp</p> Application Development JavaScript Mobile Development Wed, 19 Feb 2014 21:08:17 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 236696 at http://www.infoworld.com Review: Google Chrome wants to be your OS http://www.infoworld.com/d/applications/review-google-chrome-wants-be-your-os-236601?source=rss_mobile_development <div style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 200px; height: 150px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/ed_choice_small.gif" alt="Google Chrome" width="200" height="150" align="right" /></div> <p>A couple of months ago, my wife told me, "The Internet is slow." I had a look at her computer, which still runs Windows XP because that's what she knows and likes, and realized that she was still browsing with IE8 (not that she could upgrade IE from there on XP).</p> Applications Application Development Application Development HTML5 JavaScript Mobile Apps Mobile Development Applications Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Doug Dineley 236601 at http://www.infoworld.com Famo.us: We're building a better PhoneGap http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-development/famous-were-building-better-phonegap-236267?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="tw-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/Generic_Smartphone_hp.jpg" alt="Famo.us: We're building a better PhoneGap" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div> <p>Not long ago, we looked at <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/application-development/did-these-guys-just-reinvent-the-web-228713">Famo.us</a>, the folks behind <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/t/web-applications/fast-and-flashy-famous-javasc Application Development Mobile Technology HTML5 Mobile Apps Mobile Development Thu, 13 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 236267 at http://www.infoworld.com Visual Basic.Net on the upswing with developers http://www.infoworld.com/t/microsoft-net/visual-basicnet-the-upswing-developers-236082?source=rss_mobile_development <div id="blog-edit" style="padding: 8px; background: none no-repeat scroll center top #ffffff; position: relative; float: right; width: 243px; height: 182px;"><img src="http://www.infoworld.com/sites/infoworld.com/files/media/image/programming_languages_2_hp.jpg" alt="Visual Basic.Net on the upswing with developers" width="243" height="182" align="right" /></div><p>Although programming languages such as Java, Objective-C, and <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/d/application-development/special-report-the-triumph-of-javascript-235098">JavaScript</a> garner the lion's share of attention these day Application Development Microsoft Windows Mobile Technology Microsoft Java Programming JavaScript Microsoft .Net Mobile Development Python Windows Phone Tue, 11 Feb 2014 11:00:00 +0000 InfoWorld Tech Watch 236082 at http://www.infoworld.com