AppCraver is partnering up with AdMob to highlight some of the developers that are using the AdMob mobile advertising platform. Kristy H. from mobiDEOS, Inc., comes to us courtesy of this partnership. Here are his experiences developing apps for the iPhone and iPod touch.
When did you start developing apps for the iPhone? Did you have previous experience as a developer?
July 2008. Yes previously developing for J2ME and BlackBerry.
What / how many apps have you made so far?
Four, they are:
- 1. MobileCamViewer Basic - View webcams and IPCameras on iPhone
- 2. MobileCamViewer Standard - View and PTZ Control webcams and IP Cameras on iPhone
- 3. MobileCamViewer Enterprise - View and Control DVRs, NVRs, webcams and IP Camera.
- 4. Green Calculator
What type of apps/games/software inspires you? Where do you get your ideas?
Anything that makes life for everything better and easier.
How do you settle on the price point for your apps?
We price it based on the value we provide to users. If they pay $X for our product, they should be able to save $5X to $10X
What has been the best thing about designing for the iPhone?
Ease of use and offering to customers.
What has been the biggest challenge about designing for the iPhone?
Is your company venture backed or privately held?
Do you have any other apps in the works?
Yes, more video apps.
What apps do you have on your iPhone?
What do you like to do when you're not coding for the iPhone?
Do good and spread goodness.
One last thing:
Watch the video for MobileCamViewer.