Posts Tagged ‘apps’

Ransomware can target mobile phones

Ransomware doesn’t only target desktop and laptop computers, but some cell phones as well, according to internet security experts. “We’ve seen Ransomware start to be developed for Android mobile devices,” said Eric Klonowski, Senior Advanced Threat Research Analyst at the anti-virus company Webroot. “All this is a major concern.” Mobile phone ransomware looks very similar to what you […]

Are Apps the new magazines? Bloomberg’s doubling down on apps

Forget the mobile web or social platforms: Bloomberg Media’s betting its mobile future on apps. Starting with its redesigned flagship mobile app, Bloomberg plans to launch several new apps in the coming year with a focus on delivering personalized content to users in a more seamless and controllable fashion than what’s currently available on the […]

2017 Top mobile app development trends to watch out for

The booming rise in smartphone numbers all over the world has also led to a surge in the number of apps that people use on them. Google Play houses 2.2 million while the Apple App Store has a mammoth 2 million apps – and this number will not slowdown any time soon. • A comScore […]

Game of Phones Survey: billion glances at smartphones in Africa daily

More than 33% of Africans check their phones every 5 minutes and more than half of smartphone users regularly use their devices on public transport, at work and while shopping. This is opening the door for savvy businesses to provide a “platform for life” that evolves its value through sophisticated data analytics. The latest edition […]