26th March 2013
Smartphones were originally state of the art, rarely seen and expensive enough to only be used by the select few with enough disposable income to splash out on gadget such as a smartphone. Nowadays, however, they are much more commonplace, you will constantly see people out and about with them ...Read more
15th March 2013
Apps are a growing trend in mobile technology, and there are already over 1 million apps available in the app store. Many of these are made by businesses to build on their mobile marketing and reach people when they are on the move. Mobile development is a technical process that ...Read more
15th March 2013
There is a large majority of the population who use a range of different mobile devices on a daily basis, and these can include phones, tablets and Kindles. If you look around the average train you will see many people using their phone for music, information and games as well ...Read more
19th February 2013
The main two kinds of smartphones available these days, and these are the iPhone and Androids. They both have their advantages and disadvantages, and people choose their phone according to what they plan to use their phone for. One thing that they both have in common is the use of ...
12th February 2013
By now when out and about, you have probably noticed the large number of people that are carrying smartphones around with them. One of the main advantages of a smartphone is the ability to use the internet on the move, and the use of mobile internet is very much on ...
12th February 2013
If you are one of those people who are always on the move, it may seem like your phone is permanently in use, and much of the time you also have a tablet in use, to maximise the use of your time. There are many people that feel this way ...
05th February 2013
With the launch of the new BlackBerry 10 Phones (BlackBerry Z10), and the rebranding of Research in Motion (RIM) to BlackBerry, the BBC asked me, as Apadmi CEO, to appear on BBC Radio 5 Live Wake Up to Money to comment on the launch and the new Operating System.
It ...Read more
18th January 2013
The use of apps, or applications, is on the rise along with the increase popularity of the use of mobile internet. It's predicted that by 2014 90% of all mobile phones will be smartphones, used even by people that initially think that they only want to use a phone ...Read more
14th January 2013
Mobile phone apps are applications that perform computer like functions, but on low power electronic mobile devices. The main devices that these apps are used on are smartphones such as iPhones and androids, but the can also be used on ‘tablets’ such as iPads and other android tablets. Whilst some ...Read more
14th January 2013
Bada is a smartphone platform, and therefore bada apps are mobile applications that work on this platform. The word ‘bada’ is actually Korean for ocean, and Bada is said to be so called because of the open possibilities. Bada as a platform can accommodate the various applications made by developers ...Read more
02nd January 2013
Apps used to be seen as games and fun novelties to play with on phones, but when large companies took that technology and started using it to their advantage people soon noticed the potential to expand their reach and get a new generation of customers who are glued to their ...Read more
29th December 2012
There are literally thousands of windows mobile apps Manchester wide, specific to the area and the businesses and activities within it. People are browsing online more now to compare prices and product availability, and now even smaller local companies are turning to producing apps as a way of attracting new ...Read more
24th December 2012
In this economic environment businesses are having to be more creative than ever to get a competitive edge over companies providing the same or similar products and services. To achieve this they are utilising more marketing channels, and making use of the affordable and far reaching world of digital marketing ...Read more
20th December 2012
Whether or not to develop an app for your business is a big decision. Whilst people understand that mobile marketing is a huge up and coming form of marketing, many people in business cannot see if or how their business could benefit from an app for their business. If you ...Read more
30th November 2012
Apadmi's partner manager, Sabine Douglas, attended the recent Guardian Media Event, the Mobile Business Summit 2012 in London. There were lots of talking points and questions, including some from our very own Sabine.
The event covered the challenges involved in building mobile friendly websites, with the Guardian reporting they ...Read more
26th November 2012
The BBC iPlayer Radio App, developed by Apadmi, was launched recently, with a great reception by users. The app has a great User Interface, and allows radio content to be received over WiFi and 3g data to your iPhone. Historic content can also be accessed, and the App can even ...Read more
13th November 2012
Mobile Monday Manchester hosted their Education event in Dukes 92 in Manchester last night. Attended by over 50 people from the mobile and education sectors, interesting presentations and a very lively Q&A raised questions over how the technology challenge for the UK is going to be addressed, and ...Read more
26th June 2012
Our CEO Garry Partington has come with some crazy ideas, but this one has got to be one of the most challenging yet.
Last year, he approached staff to become part of a Swim the Channel relay team. Over the last 12 months, some have been training really hard, some ...
27th April 2012
Last night, a few of us ( 10 ) attended the How Do Awards at Lancashire Country Cricket club.
The night was extremely enjoyable, and it went into overdrive when we won the Mobile Application of the year award.
What a night it turned out to be. A big well done to ...Read more
18th April 2012
I read this post this morning, and it made a very interesting read on what made instagram successful.
A great view on the Bay Tech industry, and how the companies work together.