Survey: 29 per cent of UK shoppers don

A survey has revealed that 29 per cent of UK shoppers do not like making purchases on a smartphone or tablet, preferring to use a PC for online transactions instead. In addition, the survey found that 25 per cent of …

Marmalade launches rapid app development kit

Cross-platform development tool company Marmalade has launched Marmalade Quick, a rapid application development kit to complement its SDK. The new tool gives developers the benefits of using fast scripting language Lua and deploying apps on Android, BlackBerry, iOS, Windows Phone, …

Marmalade launches rapid app development kit

Cross-platform development tool company Marmalade has launched Marmalade Quick, a rapid application development kit to complement its SDK. The new tool gives developers the benefits of using fast scripting language Lua, to

Developer flags Google Play privacy issue

An Australian software developer has revealed that Google allows Android developers to view the personal details of people who buy apps in Google Play. Dan Nolan said in a blog post that he discovered the issue when looking at the …

Developer flags Google Play privacy issue

An Australian software developer has revealed that Google allows Android developers to view the personal details of people who buy apps in Google Play. Dan Nolan said in a blog post that he discovered the issue when looking at the …

New service offers m-commerce via airtime

Indonesian mobile operator Axis has launched a new service that enables mobile subscribers to pay for digital goods from their prepaid airtime account. The service was developed by start-up company Code Payments. The service works with any handset and is …

New service offers m-commerce via airtime

Start-up Coda Payments is targeting Asian markets with a new service that enables mobile subscribers to pay for digital goods from their prepaid airtime account. Its first launch is in Indonesia with mobile operator Axis. The service works with any …

Yahoo could benefit from fewer apps

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer said the company could benefit from reducing the number of smartphone apps it offers, reports ABC News. Speaking at an investor event this week, Mayer said the company would be better served by 12 to 15 …

Mobile phone sales drop for first time since 2009

The number of mobile phones sold globally has declined year on year for the first time since 2009, according to research revealed today. 1.75 billion handsets were sold in 2012, a 1.7 per cent decline on 2011, according to research firm Gartner.