Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world's leading provider of open source solutions, announced an update to its FeedHenry 3 mobile application platform. The update, featuring a new Teams and Collaboration enhancement, is an expansion to its mobile application platforms for enterprise development.
Mobile messaging and calling app Nimbuzz launched a dialer app for Android. The Indian company was acquired by a UK telecom company New Call a month ago for $250 million. The company’s latest announcement is its first ever after the acquisition.
Back in July this year, Amazon launched its secure enterprise storage service Zocalo, along the lines of Dropbox and Box. The company announced a number of significant improvements to the service in the form of mobile enhancements. Amazon announced new mobile apps that will allow customers to access Zocalo on their iPhone or Android based smartphones, using their corporate credentials.
MediaFire, provider of consumer online storage solutions, announced the release of MediaFire for iOS 8, our latest and greatest cloud storage application for iPhone and iPad users.
Apple today released a toolkit to enable developers to create apps for the upcoming Apple Watch. The SDK is called WatchKit, and will allow developers to create apps based on the company’s iOS platform to make use of the new smartwatch screen. Apple had announced its smartwatch earlier this year, with commercial launch scheduled for early next year.
Nokia may have sold off its handset unit to Microsoft for good, but that’s not stopping the company from launching a consumer centric product. Nokia announced a brand new tablet that runs on Google’s Android mobile operating system. The Nokia N1 is the company’s first consumer product launch after it sold its handset business to Microsoft.
As the popularity of do-it-yourself projects increases, consumers are still challenged by at-home assembly of common items like furniture and appliances. This results in frustration for consumers and potential loss of sales for manufacturers, whose products are less likely to be recommended if the assembly process proves too difficult. To enable manufacturers and empower consumers, today SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced the general availability of the BILT mobile app, which provides interactive, 3D, voice-guided assembly, repair and installation instructions in an easy-to-use application for iOS and Android tablets.
Just a few days after announcing a partnership with cloud based storage service Dropbox, Microsoft has finally announced that it is making its Office mobile apps free for all users. Mobile apps on iOS and Android were free to download earlier, but users needed an Office 365 subscription to edit files. Now users won’t need that.
The worldwide tablet market continues to grow, although not at quite the expected rate. The fourth quarter of 2013 saw around 54 million units being shipped worldwide, up around 11.5% from the same quarter last year. The latest numbers are from research firm IDC’s report on tablet shipments for Q2 2013.
Telerik announced the latest Telerik DevCraft release, enhancing the most complete .NET toolbox for web, mobile and desktop development. Telerik has further evolved its mobile development approach with the release of Telerik UI for Windows Universal and Telerik UI for Xamarin.