The 9 barriers for Cross-Platform App Development Tools to take off – Interview with Martin Wilson CEO of Appear

The 9 barriers for Cross-Platform App Development Tools to take off – Interview with Martin Wilson CEO of Appear 8 September 2014

Lack of awareness among the app developer community and the challenge to keep up with the high innovation speed of mobile platforms are the main barriers for Cross-Platform Tool vendors and service providers. With Martin Wilson, CEO of Appear, we have talked about the barriers, chances of second line mobile platforms like Mozilla and WindowsPhone, the impact of… [read more]

8 drivers and barriers which will shape the mHealth app market in the next 5 years

8 drivers and barriers which will shape the mHealth app market in the next 5 years 12 August 2014

The two main drivers of the mHealth app market are smartphone penetration and user demand. In contrast, lack of data security and standards cause major concerns among the market players. FDA and EU regulation is perceived as neither a driver nor a barrier. The ubiquity of devices capable of running mHealth apps (58%) is the biggest driver for… [read more]

81% of developers say the use of cross-platform tools brings good “value for money”

81% of developers say the use of cross-platform tools brings good “value for money” 31 July 2014

A lot of mobile project managers face the question: is the switch from native development to cross-platform development worth its costs? For the actual tool users the answer is clear. The argument that Cross-Platform Tools are too expensive to use does not withstand the reality check. The vast majority of tool users are satisfied with the use of… [read more]

Cross-Platform Tools Benchmarking 2014 results: Cross-Platform Tools are making a big progress in the app developer community

Cross-Platform Tools Benchmarking 2014 results: Cross-Platform Tools are making a big progress in the app developer community 9 July 2014

An increasing share of developers has become aware of their existence and the leading Cross-Platform Tools have made some significant progress in the rate of their adoption by app developers. This is one of the results of the second global benchmarking for Cross-Platform Tools and services. The CPT Benchmarking constitutes a detailed comparison of 40 CP Tools. During… [read more]

mHealth app publisher segmentation: the 6 groups that will lead the mHealth app market’s evoloution

mHealth app publisher segmentation: the 6 groups that will lead the mHealth app market’s evoloution 2 June 2014

mHealth app publishers are classified into 6 distinct segments. Segments differ mainly by goals, business approaches and performance. Their desire to help others distinguishes them from the rest of the app community. Understanding these segments is a pre-requisite for all those who wish to successfully participate in the new mHealth app ecosystem. Who is behind the 100,000 mHealth… [read more]

App performance is a major differentiator of Top 10 cross platform tools

App performance is a major differentiator of Top 10 cross platform tools 26 May 2014

With more than 150 solutions that support multi-platform app development and new tools entering the market every month, the landscape of cross platform tools has become very crowded. Today, it is increasingly difficult to find the right tool for a particular app project. Ratings of tool users are a great way to identify strengths and weaknesses of a… [read more]

“Connected Elite” of app publishers, sensor vendors and enabling companies will fuel the new mHealth app realm

“Connected Elite” of app publishers, sensor vendors and enabling companies will fuel the new mHealth app realm 20 May 2014

There is a group of three mHealth app market players who will lay the foundation for the new mHealth app ecosystem. Cooperation between these players is going to result in a multitude of collected data, which will subsequently pose new challenges and opportunities. In order not to diminish in relative importance, traditional healthcare companies have to adjust their… [read more]

6 hidden factors which lay the foundation for commercially successful mHealth app publishing

6 hidden factors which lay the foundation for commercially successful mHealth app publishing 15 May 2014

There are 6 hidden factors which distinguish financially successful mHealth app developers from the rest – results of the largest global study on mHealth app publishing- takeaways from the largest study on mHealth app publishing   Getting featured on an app store, great design, usability and functionality of an app or highly visible advertisement campaigns are the commonly… [read more]

New Report: the 4th annual study on mHealth app publishing

New Report: the 4th annual study on mHealth app publishing 11 May 2014

The new mHealth App Developer Economics 2014 is out. You can download the 43 page free report on the current status of mHealth app publishing now.  Here is the Link. The report answers questions about the current status of mHealth app publishing and how will it develop over the next 5 years? More than 2,000 current and future… [read more]

Top 14 diabetes app publishers capture 65% market share of the diabetes app market

Top 14 diabetes app publishers capture 65% market share of the diabetes app market 20 March 2014

65% of all downloads in the diabetes app market are generated by only 14 app publishers. Most of the top publishers are small app developers. The competitive landscape is still fragile. Market players and market shares With the exception of sanofi-aventis, Metronic and Medisana most successful diabetes app publishers are small technology companies. Some of them have produced… [read more]

Cross Platform Tool Benchmarking 2014 – Take part and get your valuable reward right after the survey

Cross Platform Tool Benchmarking 2014 – Take part and get your valuable reward right after the survey 14 March 2014

We just started the 2nd edition of our cross platform app development study. Take part in the largest comparative analysis and evaluation of app development tools. See initial results right after completing the survey and get one of four detailed tool profile reports (490€) for free. Last year’s edition of the Cross Platform Tool Benchmarking showed that there is a high… [read more]

Nutrition apps are changing consumers’ lives – and at the same time the food industry.

Nutrition apps are changing consumers’ lives – and at the same time the food industry. 10 March 2014

Nutrition apps will have an impact on the way we shop and consume food. There are clear scenarios for that but the food industry is lacking a clear strategy on how to use the mobile channel to reach their customers today. This is one of the findings of the “mNutrition App Strategy Paper” published in March 2014. Mobile… [read more]

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Diabetes App Market Report 2014

Market report that provides a comprehensive analysis of the diabetes app market 2008-2018.

2014-01-16 | 113€ 1,890.00
mNutrition The impact of smartphones on the nutrition industry

Strategy paper on how we will use mobile apps to buy, eat and analyse food in the future.

2014-03-07 | 66€ 490.00
Cross Platform Tools: User Profiles and Market Leader Benchmarking 2014

A detailed profiling of Cross Platform Tool users and comparison of 14 leading tools for multi-platform app development. Find out about the pro's and

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Mobile Health Market Report 2013-2017

This report provides detailed insights on the commercialization phase of the mHealth market incl. business models, best practises, market sizes etc.

2013-02-28 | 116€ 1,890.00
The U.S. Parental App Market 2015

The most comprehensive market report on mobile apps that support parents in successfully raising their children in the USA.

2013-06-18 | 98€ 1,590.00
Mobile Health Trends and Figures 2013-2017

The report highlights 10 key trends that will shape the mHealth market until 2017 and provides a detailed outlook on future market size and revenue.

2013-07-18 | 31€ 950.00
Mobile Health App Categorization & Best Practices

This report categorizes mHealth applications that exists in todays app market. Best practice examples demonstrate state of the art for each sub catego

2013-07-19 | 41€ 490.00
mHealth App Performance Benchmarking

The report benchmarks the performance and business opportunities of the mHealth app market for 5 countries.

2013-08-07 | 170€ 1,590.00