Mobile Sites in 2014: Bigger, Better…Slower?

  The relationship between phone “speed” (e.g., 3G, 4G) and mobile site size is a curious one. As the years go by, we expect our phones to get faster (check), and perhaps as a result, mobile websites are getting larger and larger (double-check). However, smartphone connectivity speeds are about as dependable as wooden cars. A Read More

Apica support your Mobile Application Management

In 2013, mobile devices will pass PCs to be most common Web access tools. By 2015 media tablet shipments will reach around 50 percent of laptop shipments and over 80 percent of the handsets sold in mature markets will be smartphones. These trends were highlighted by Gartner research in their  “Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends Read More

2013: The year of application optimization for the device-driven Internet

For the past few years, our friends at VMblog.com have run an annual prediction series forecasting the trends most likely to drive adoption of cloud and virtualization technologies in the upcoming year. This is the second year in a row that they’ve invited me to contribute, and I thought long and hard about the assignment. Read More

Why your media website should be optimized for the mobile web

Which device do you turn to when news breaks? Forty-five percent of U.S. adults use their smartphones to get most of their news, according to The Pew Research Center’s State of the News Media 2012 report. But when news breaks and readers can’t access the site after waiting for what seems like hours (but is Read More