New survey of 2,200 developers and IT executives finds most focus and will continue to focus on desktop applications, with mobile apps secondary.
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In a major update, Adobe's Creative Cloud subscription service upgrades 14 desktop applications, introduces several new 'connected' mobile apps, launches a stylus/ruler combo and gives creative pros easy access to their online assets.
End-users want to see experiences similar to what they get from their smartphones. Can IT deliver?
Messaging and social – for now – are still the most popular mobile applications around, recording a 203 percent spike in year-over-year growth to outpace utility and productivity apps by a comfortable margin.
The chief information officer's role will become less about developing and maintaining highly customised bespoke applications and more about creating a seamless experience across generic cloud apps.
Latest offering from small-business apps provider includes native mobile applications for Android and Apple iOS.
Businesses can leverage missed calls, voice, e-mail, apps, and SMS-based products to offer, at zero cost to users, services such as alerts, notifications, voting, product sampling, surveys, and feedback submission.
Web apps are being touted as the future of both desktop and smartphone applications, but with so many hurdles to overcome, can they really succeed?
You may not think Google Glass has any practical applications in the enterprise — not yet, anyway — but one U.S. firm is working on disproving the naysayers by bringing a range of enterprise apps to the search giant's wearable technology by early 2014.
The North Carolina company, which became a Google Apps Premier SMB Reseller in July 2012, now brokers cloud services and applications for more than 100 regional internet service providers.
Focused on Google Apps migration since 2001, the Minneapolis cloud integrator is now building managed services and applications atop Google Compute Engine.
Nubera CloudWork automates business processes between applications including Google Apps, Zoho, Highrise, Capsule, Zendesk, Freshbooks and salesforce.com.
Agile software development is increasingly enabling developers to better create applications that meet user needs quickly, and the advent of increased mobile apps development is further accelerating its power.
Analysts are becoming increasingly upbeat that Oracle customers have more confidence in Fusion Apps and will upgrade their legacy applications. Do you believe?
The promise of Oracle's cloud strategy is that on-premise applications and cloud-based Fusion apps will connect and simply work. They'll work as long as you do the integration work.
Microsoft has reportedly dropped the term Metro in favor of "Windows 8" in reference to both its new interface and the apps based upon its design. Metro apps will now be called Windows 8 apps, although not all applications that will run on Windows 8 will be Windows 8 apps.
Users running Microsoft Excel, Word and other Office 2013 applications will be able to try or buy companion apps from an integrated app store, without leaving the application. The new Apps For Office apps will run in both desktop and web-based versions of Office. Companies will also be able to use the app store feature to distribute companion programs developed in-house.
In advance of the App Center's launch, Facebook has added two new metrics to Insights for developers to better gauge user interaction with their apps: App Ratings and Negative Feedback.
VFabric is designed to give companies core applications services to build and manage Java Spring apps on-premise and cloud.
Small businesses and the self-employed are notoriously poor at keeping the copious records needed for tax returns, so Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) department is promoting mobile applications that will help users make contemporaneous notes. It says: "The apps are part of an ongoing campaign beginning in 2012/13 to help small businesses with their record-keeping obligations.
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