Tag Archive for "Android"

Best apps: the top ten and novelties for 2018

“Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.”  -Henry David Thoreau A new year begins and, with it, we look back to see what great changes in the digital landscape the year 2017 has brought us. As we have already mentioned in other posts, application development is a constantly growing market in …

Best Halloween apps to spook on your smartphone

  When would be the best time to announce the 10 best halloween apps currently in the stores? Of course on Halloween. Many fans are waiting for the 31st of October. But they are not just waiting because of the upcoming Halloween, but as well for the start of the new season of the the most …

The Best Business Apps for Android

A few years ago, it was unthinkable to run a company with the help of an app running on devices such as smartphones and the like. However, you can now control virtually anything due to the mobile application revolution that has taken place. In this new post, we want to introduce the best business apps …

Android programming languages to know to be an Android developer

Some of you may have come up with the idea of learning Android app development languages and becoming an Android developer after reading news and articles on technology and devices. This was my particular case when I decided to start training as an Android developer after having been interested in it already for some time. Once …

Top 5 mobile sharing economy apps

It's becoming increasingly common to read and hear about sharing economy apps with a business model based on the collaborative economy concept, which basically consists in a system with no middlemen. By using this business model, users can get in touch with each other directly and take on the roles of supply and demand. Hence, users …

Checklist for new apps: musts when launching an app

There are many things to consider when creating, designing and launching an app. New apps must take all details into account — unlike apps already in the stores, which only need to be updated. We have prepared this 'Checklist for launching an app' to help you avoid leaving important things aside. To do so, we have …

How to Make an Android App? A step-by-step Guide

It's very likely that you are considering how to make an Android app if you have pressed on until stumbling upon this article. The truth is that developing an app is not a simple process, regardless of whether its purpose is to improve your company's productivity, to push ahead with a business endeavour in the …

App Prototyping: best practices and tips

When it comes to developing an app, app prototyping is an important initial step. For this blog, we wanted to give you some best practices and tips for getting it right the first time. Here at Yeeply, we work with you to define your project before we find a developer to work on it. We …

App developers: state of the market last 2016

Much has already been said about app development and the profession of mobile app developers. But it's much easier to take a look at concise data: in this case from the State of Mobile App Developers study carried out by Inmobi last 2016. More than a thousand app experts from all around the globe took part …

6 Errors to avoid as an Android app developer when programming games

  Becoming an Android app developer for mobile devices may be one of the most lucrative jobs in our current technological age. It's certainly a very succulent industry, especially in Android's case due to the market share it covers. Unfortunately, for every app millionaire there are thousands who will never earn a single penny. Yeeply wants …

The Importance Of App Prototyping In Mobile Development

There are many aspects to take into account in mobile application development, but it's especially during the initial stages when we should be paying more attention to them. One of the key steps in mobile project development is the conception of the idea itself, polishing it and determining more specific aspects of it. Interaction and …

Resources available for Android app development

  Anything we might say will surely sound Chinese to a customer-owner of an app project on which we are working − when we talk to him about the resources available on Android. However, these resources are a very important part of Android app development and defining them correctly is vital to accomplish a good app …

Being an iOS and Android app developer, mastering both OS

  In our later post, we interviewed Fernando Rodríguez − an expert in application development. Now it's him who addresses us directly to talk about his experience on taking the leap from developing apps only for iOS to becoming also an Android app developer. By Fernando Rodríguez: About a year ago, I was teaching a Big Nerd Ranch …

5 Challenges in Android mobile game development

The use and development of games for mobile devices has kept on rising throughout 2015. Our experience as mobile game development experts makes us believe that creating games for Android is the current obsession for developers as a whole. And Statista's data on the number of apps and games available in Google Store is also …

Technical basis for mobile application development

It may seem that finding a mobile app programmer is just as quick and easy as snapping your fingers and that we'll have our project developed in no time. But the truth is that mobile application development is not easy. If you have an app in mind, it's better to learn the basics about the …

Game development for mobile devices with Cocos2D-X

If you're a mobile game development professional, you no longer have to make use of different codes and SDKs for the different platforms or devices you've chosen as targets for your game. You only need Cocos2D-X. What's Cocos2D-X? Cocos2D-X is a cross-platform framework that maintains an API's (Application Programming Interface) original structure while also allowing the use …

How to create apps with no programming knowledge

It's quite clear that mobile applications are fashionable. And increasingly those created for companies and businesses in particular − be it for online stores, restaurants, supermarkets, cinemas, etc. It may be the case that you want one for your business but don't know anything about programming, let alone about developing an app from scratch. To …

Top 10 healthcare mobile applications for your Android device

Every New Year's Day many of us commit to New Year's resolutions like going to the gym, taking better care of our health or eating more healthy. In short: we give priority to our health when it comes to resolutions. The problem is that most of us lose these healthy habits within just a few …

Top 5 games in 2015: Mobile game development for Android

Mobile game development is a category of mobile app development that − when they become successful − achieve high download and user engagement rates. This may cause many Android app developers to start focusing more and more on developing games for Android. We will only discuss games for Android's operating system because it's the one with the …

The 6 best music mobile applications for Android

  They say that music holds an enormous power over us. In fact, it's not uncommon to have several music mobile applications in our mobile devices. Music may bring back memories from the depths of our mind and make us experiment all sorts of feelings. It's undeniable that music and melodies are part of our life …