Adobe goes seriously mobile

Looking for more ways to make an iOS device useful for business? This week Adobe released a set of new or rebranded free mobile apps at its annual MAX conference that lets users

Published on: October 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Progress Software and developers: A Q&A with CEO Phil Pead

ORLANDO -- Any company can get blindsided by shifts in tech - but for a company with 30 years' experience helping other companies build applications, getting its partners to avoid that fate is

Published on: October 8th, 2014 Candice So

Pivotal puts $300 million into Canadian developer division

A Toronto software development house that works with enterprises on their application is significantly expanding its presence, with plans to up its staff by five per cent a year over the next decade.

Published on: October 2nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

Red Hat to buy mobile application management platform

If you want to play in the enterprise these days, an vendor has to have a mobile strategy. Open source infrastructure provider Red Hat Inc. is expanding its strategy by buying enterprise mobile

Published on: September 18th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Genband offers Kandy for embedding UC into business apps

For some years industry analysts have complained that many business applications don’t integrate with each other, forcing users to jump from one piece of software or Web site to another for accessing communications

Published on: September 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

HP pushes app performance testing to the cloud

For software developers, write the code can be only half the battle. The other part is stress testing the app to see if it can handle thousands or tens of thousands of users

Published on: September 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

For iPhone app developers, bigger handsets won’t be a problem

There were a number of groans heard around the world last week when Apple announced two new sizes of iPhones, and they didn't all come from competing handset manufacturers. Mobile app developers who

Published on: September 15th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Appmethod development environment gets new capabilities

Embarcadero Technologies has released its Appmethod multi-device application  development platform with its latest tools, saying the environment is now ideal for making connected apps for the Internet of Things. Appmethod, which lets developers

Published on: September 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

RAD Studio upgrade helps developers build mobile apps easier

It isn’t easy being an application developer, having to deal with multiple languages for creating apps to run on multiple operating systems. Embarcadero Technologies is trying to bring some order into this chaos

Published on: September 3rd, 2014 Howard Solomon