Mobile Apps

Slack’s redesigned Android and iOS apps are live now – The Verge

Slack is making its big mobile redesign official today by pushing the changes live on the public versions of both its Android and iOS apps. The redesign’s standout feature is a new navigation bar at the bottom that lets you more easily get to critical parts of the app, such as your direct messages and your mentions, without having to …

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Developing Mobile Apps? Don't Forget the Desktop – ITPro Today

Developing mobile apps? Why wouldn’t you? We live in an increasingly mobile-centric world. As of 2020, Americans spend more than half of their time online using mobile devices instead of desktops, and 63% of all online traffic in the United States comes from mobile. The numbers are likely even starker in countries where many individuals don’t have PCs at all, …

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Why Aren’t Enterprises Developing More Mobile Apps? – DevOps.com

We live in a mobile age, and enterprise IT leaders recognize it. But even though 64.5% of enterprises say that mobility is a top IT priority, most won’t deploy more than five mobile apps this year, according to a December study from Enterprise Mobility Forum. That’s a very small number, especially considering that large organizations manage an average of 163 …

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How a Facebook bug broke major iOS apps from Spotify, Venmo, and DoorDash – The Verge

Sometime around 6:30PM ET on May 6th, popular iOS apps from major companies like DoorDash, Spotify, TikTok, and Venmo suddenly starting crashing. The culprit didn’t remain a mystery for long. Developers on Twitter and GitHub quickly discovered the cause to be an issue with the software development kit (SDK) from Facebook, which is interwoven into the operation of countless mobile …

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Commentary: Mobile app security in the midst of a pandemic – Chain Store Age

Facing the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent lockdown, major retailers have had to depend more heavily on mobile apps to stay connected to customers and keep business moving.  For example, many coffee shops, restaurants and grocery stores are asking customers to make orders for pickup through their or food delivery mobile apps, and those stores whose physical locations are completely shuttered …

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#eWEEKchat Tuesday, May 12: Trends in Mobile Apps, Devices – eWeek

On Tuesday, May 12, at 11 a.m. PST/2 p.m. EST/7 p.m. GMT, @eWEEKNews will host its 86th monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be, “Trends in New-Gen Mobile Apps and Devices.” It will be moderated by eWEEK Editor Chris Preimesberger. Some quick facts: Topic: #eWEEKchat May 12: “Trends in New-Gen Mobility, Apps, Devices”        #responsive_asset border-bottom: none !important; #middleBorder border:#2b9fea solid …

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