Posts Tagged ‘Mobile app’

Student Inventor Wins Prize for Breast Cancer Screening Device

A 23-year-old biomedical engineering student with dual residence in Tarragona, Spain and Irvine, Calif. is one of two first-place winners in the 2020 James Dyson Award announced on Thursday. Her invention aims to help women around the world afford the cost of early testing for breast cancer. Judit Giró Benet captured the $35,000 cash prize […]

Red Hat research shows mobile app development becoming more business-led

Research released by Red Hat has revealed different priorities between IT and line of business (LOB) over the transformative nature of mobile. The study which polled 200 IT and 200 line of business decision makers in the US and Western Europe, found 35% on the IT side see mobile apps as key to business transformation, […]

Web Development, Apps Will Continue to Evolve in 2014

Throughout 2013, smartphone and tablet iterations altered how programmers and web development companies approached building web applications. In many ways this past year was a transition point. Brands, designers, and developers were finally acclimating their skills to the evolving mobile medium. Responsive web design (RWD) was arguably the leading trend in web and mobile development […]

App downloads to hit 100 billion this year

Mobile app stores will see annual downloads reach 102 billion this year, up from 64 billion in 2012, says Gartner. The global research firm this week concluded its annual symposium in Cape Town, where some of its latest research results were revealed. Gartner research director Sandy Shen says total app revenue in 2013 will reach […]