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The Tesla Connection

Techies have dreamed of the day when their cars would be as advanced as their personal computing and smartphone devices. Daily use of technology has shifted beyond being the norm to being a necessity. It’s evolved into a digital lifestyle that has extended into vehicular use. With the launch of the Model S in 2012, […]

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An App to Quit Drinking? Think of the Possibilities.

Could a “habit app” be your entry into the field of mobile app development? Apps such as Quit That are becoming quite popular nowadays, thanks to a multitude of “bad habits” that people want to quit. We’re not saying anything you don’t already know, but in Australia, we love our beer. Close to 18% of […]

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Aussie Start Ups & Federal Grants

A START-up trialling anti-cheating software for universities and another building an all-terrain electric skateboard have been awarded more than $500,000 to help commercialise their products. Working out of the Melbourne Accelerator Program, the grants have been made available under the $11.3 million Federal Government Accelerating Commercialization initiative. The Melbourne Accelerator Program is run by Melbourne […]

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2016 – Innovative Compaines

Planet Innovation, a Melbourne-based commercialization consultancy and manufacturer, has topped The Australian Financial Review Most Innovative Companies list for the second year in a row. Planet Innovation topped the rankings, which are judged and compiled by innovation consultancy Inventium, for the culture that produced two inventions from its Box Hill factory – Nplex, a portable […]

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Why Business Must Develop Mobile Apps

Mobile has become the medium of choice for consumers and businesses alike. Everyday, more and more people opt for the simplicity of a mobile app over their laptops. According to Statista, global mobile app revenue in 2015 came in at $41.1 billion and is expected to hit $100 billion in 2016. These numbers make it […]

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How Facebook Dominates The App Market

Facebook rules the app download charts. Four of the top five most downloaded smartphone apps worldwide for the second quarter of 2016 belong to Mark Zuckerberg’s company, according to new data from analytics firm Sensor Tower. The top 5. Facebook Messenger WhatsApp Instagram Snapchat The sole non-Zuckerberg controlled app in the top five was Snapchat, […]

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This Wi-Fi App Stops Hackers from Breaking Into Your Phone

One of the growing trends in the field of mobile app development is privacy apps. Criminals are stealing information at a rate that grows faster and faster every day. We all think “It won’t happen to me,” but it does happen to a growing number of people every day. Cybercriminals can steal your banking information, […]

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Food Delivery Apps Gaining Popularity

If you want to be a mobile app developer and you know a bit about food, you may want to seriously investigate the food delivery app business. If you are a restaurant, you may want to check out building your own in-house app to enhance your revenue. If food isn’t your passion, you could also […]

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Could Meditation Apps be Your Niche?

One of the most important aspects of mobile app development is having the right niche. We have stated many times that the best way to develop a mobile app is to find a niche, find a problem that people in that niche have and solve it for them. Though the “problems” may seem trivial to […]

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This App Improves Children’s Literacy in One Week

One of the most important concepts we teach about app creation and development is to find a problem a lot of people need solved and solve it. At Griffith University, right here in Queensland, an early learning expert named Dr Michelle Neumann has developed an app that does just that. Dr Neumann has created an […]

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