An inside look at the development of the Miami Heat mobile fan app
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Continuous, effective mobile application development is becoming more and more important. Unfortunately, it is not necessarily becoming an easier goal to achieve, especially as device and platform diversity continues to increase.
As such, the pressure is upon developers, testers and other application management personnel to learn as much as they can about streamlining mobile application development strategies and what it means to create a truly effective mobile application. That's where this guide can help.
Inside this guide, you will find articles, videos, podcasts and more related to the task of planning out, developing, testing and deploying mobile applications. Whether you are just starting to delve into mobile or are simply looking to strengthen already existing mobile application development strategies, this guide is for you.
1Strategies for building and deploying mobile apps
While mobile development is a challenge, there are certainly steps developers can take to ease the task of getting a mobile project off the ground and airborne.
Here we look at some mobile application development strategies and provide tips that developers, testers and other application management staff should know about when it comes to getting mobile done right. The content listed in this section will help you and your team wrap your heads around planning, development, testing and, finally, deploying your applications the right way.
How to get mobile projects right the first time
Mobile software applications are all the rage, but they're very tricky to get right. Expert Jennifer Lent unpacks what you need to do -- and think about -- first. Read Now
Twelve mobile application tips that developers can't seem to get right
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A primer on testing mobile responsive design applications
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How to get mobile apps iPhone certified and Play Store published
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2Helpful tools and frameworks for mobile dev
As with any development strategy, tooling can make a big difference when it comes to mobile. Even the most experienced developers, testers and deployment specialists are going to struggle without having the right kind of tooling at their disposal. Luckily, there have been plenty of tools designed for both individual developers and enterprise teams.
In this section, we take a look at some of the development, testing and deployment tooling that software teams should consider adding to their repertoire in order to strengthen their mobile application development strategies.
Some top tools for building enterprise mobile applications
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Cross-platform vs. hybrid, native development tools: Who wins?
How cloud services can help companies struggling with mobile dev
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