As we look at how software will be evolving, traditional PC applications and mobile apps have some substantial differences, key among them the depth and flexibility traditional applications offer that are often an anathema to mobile users.
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Mozilla has added support for virtual reality apps running on the Oculus Rift headset to an experimental version of the Firefox browser.
Close collaboration between development and operations teams can lead to more resilient and secure cloud applications. The challenge is culture, not technology.
The e-commerce giant has revealed a plethora of shopping deals, including bargain Samsung TV sets and over $115 in free top paid apps for Android devices.
Next week developers will be handed a browser ready for debugging and testing web apps on all platforms.
New survey of 2,200 developers and IT executives finds most focus and will continue to focus on desktop applications, with mobile apps secondary.
Workday is landing customers for its financial applications to go along with its core HR business. The goal: Rule the admin cloud. We catch up with operating chief Mike Stankey to talk about Workday's hiring, innovation and culture.
India has long been derided as a desert for product companies. Some point to the country’s long history as a colonial subject as a reason for this phenomena, others to its socialist past, and many to its lack of a culture of scientific innovation of any significant scale and reach post-independence.
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.
India, a conservative society, is going through tectonic change in its march towards modernity and here to capitalise on that change is the dating app.
It seems part of the deal that saw Opera’s browser come pre-installed on the new Android-based Nokia X included an agreement to fill Nokia's store with Android apps.
Hike wants to compete head-to-head with some of the world's most dominant messaging apps in India. To do so, its CEO may want to start by ditching his ultimately silly moniker of 'Creator.'
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.
As long as a system has a browser, a vast proportion of home users will be happy. Throw in a few apps, and that proportion of satisfied users climbs even higher. Is this enough to bring success for the Android desktop?
FileMaker Version 13 will let pros and novices alike build sophisticated browser-side apps for desktop browsers today and Android in the future.
The browser is updated with Web Audio support, which the browser maker suggests is the last major building block in supporting advanced games and applications.
While Indian organizations have embraced mobile applications for employee enablement, they should look more at leveraging them to better connect with customers and partners, according to Forrester.
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.
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