App Development Apps
PlayHaven Increases LTV iOS Offerings, Expands to Android Platform
There are over half a million apps on the App Store. That's great for consumers, except for sifting through the bad ones, but for developers it's creating fierce competition. Now, it's not enough to just launch an app and hope it does well.
New MDI Certification Lets Mobile App Developers Quantify Practical Experience
Until recently, the only way to earn an MDICD credential was to go through the entire training program. Now qualified developers can take a practical exam to obtain the certification.
The Information Technology industry thrives on certifications.
iPad Publishers Helps Content Creators Enter the App Store by Simplifying Digital Publishing
The iPad is a blockbuster success that has changed the way that millions of people worldwide consume content. It is ideal for many purposes, including reading magazines, comics, books, ebooks, periodicals, and publications of all types.
Chupa to Give Away $10K in Worldwide Mobile Programming Contest
Chupa, a leading marketplace for buying and selling source code and components for Mobile Development, is giving away ten thousand dollars in prizes in the Chupa 10K Developer Competition.
Powered by Amazon and backed by international sponsors such as Airpush, Photo Cloud, Magic Solver, Nexmo, Appannie, Bugsense and Mashape, the grand prize is valued at $6500, and runner-up prizes valued at $3,000 and $1,000 respectively.
iGivings is Creating Free, Customized Mobile Applications for Nonprofit Ministries
iGivings, a developer and provider of a robust, cutting-edge mobile applications platform that allows churches and nonprofit ministries to easily and quickly deploy and manage native iPhone, Android, iPad and BlackBerry applications, announced it is providing its popular customizable iPhone app free.
Build an App with New GPS Notifications from iBuildApp
New GPS notifications feature from iBuildapp lets anyone build an app that can send special offers to customers based on their location. iBuildApp recently added mobile coupons for businesses to their free-to-build apps.
Appspire Announces Targeted Packages for Marketing Apps
APPSPIRE.me, a mobile app marketing company based in Austin, Texas, launched today to offer its services to app developers and marketing agencies worldwide. APPSPIRE.me is designed to meet the needs of startups, agencies, and existing mobile app developers that are looking for packaged marketing deals to garner immediate downloads and high search results rankings for their app.
PDFTron Offers SDK to Help Devs Integrate PDF Support in iOS Apps
PDFTron Systems Incorporated, a global provider of industry-leading, high-performance electronic document technology, today unveiled the availability of PDFTron’s Mobile PDF SDK for Android™ and iOS.
Collectrium's Custom iPad Apps Take Art Galleries Mobile and Engage Collectors
With 400 million Internet users connecting to the Web through mobile devices rather than computers by 2014, the world is going mobile. Art galleries and dealers can now stay on top of this trend with their own Custom iPad Apps, powered by an award-winning mobile suite of gallery management tools from Collectrium.
Distimo Monitor Gathers Statistics From Mobile App Stores and Presents Cross-Platform Analytics
Distimo has announced a free cross-platform, app store monitoring and analytics tool that offers a variety of deep benchmarking capabilities to help developers maximize their app store revenues across eight different distribution points to extend the global geographic reach of their apps.
App Studio Simplifies iPad Publishing for QuarkXPress Users
A free update released today for QuarkXPress 9 features App Studio, an addition which allows designers to create branded apps for the iPad, distribute applications through the Apple App Store, and also design and publish content for in-app purchases.
Act Fast to Register for Rhomobile's App Dev $10,000 Challenge
Could you use $10,000? Then you need to act fast and register for Rhomobile’s Mobile Application Development Challenge. The contest promotes the company's Rhodes framework, which enables devs to write apps once using HTML templates and run on the iPhone, BlackBerry and other top smartphones.
Indie Game Dev Festival Taps Fieldrunners for Best Game
The iPhone and iPod touch swept the second annual Independent Games Festival Mobile at the Games Developer Conference, which is currently underway in San Francisco.
Subatomic Studios' tower defense title Fieldrunners nabbed the top award for best game overall.
Ifbyphone Announces 'Stimulus Package' for iPhone Developers
Ifbyphone, a developer of voice broadcast and conference calling apps, is promoting what it calls a "stimulus package" for iPhone developers. The company will award an unspecified number of developers $1,000 apiece for the most innovative Ifbyphone-to–iPhone mashups.
iPhone Developer University Program
Apple released information about the iPhone Developer University program, a free program that is available to higher education institutions throughout the country. This program would give university-level students hands-on opportunities to create and develop applications for the iPhone and iPod Touch.