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The web has changed. Where once we had a fair idea of how people accessed the web (via a desktop computer at home or in the office) now things are more challenging. With a plethora of devices from smartphones to internet enabled televisions, we do not know where, when or how people are going online. Mobile devices in particular have changed the landscape and we need to move with the times.

Latest in Mobile

Digital Strategy : The whole web is confused by mobile

App, web app, native app, mobile site, mobile app, adaptive design, reactive design, responsive design. What!?!
There seems to be a lot of confusion out there. What do all of these seemingly interchangeable terms mean for me?

Mobile : A student mobile survey

I have been looking over some stats recently and it is becoming increasingly clear that there are patterns of behavior emerging  for the use of different types of mobile devic…

Mobile : Choosing an appropriate mobile solution

I've been thinking a lot recently about the different scenarios that clients present you with when they come looking for a mobile solution. When is a native app, a web app or an adaptive design layer …

Mobile : Mobile in Asia dominated by Opera

Source: StatCounter Global Stats - Mobile Browser Market Share StatCounter Global Stats looks like a really useful site.  This particular statistic confirms what I already heard about Asian mobile u…

Mobile : Somebody talks sense about mobile

It's so good to see somebody writing common sense about the native / web debate. The writer goes on to highlight some other really good points such as the fact the different approaches each have thei…

Mobile : GoMo: Google pushes mobile

Although a lot of people have criticised Google for the way they have implemented GoMo, they have at least put forward a good case for creating a mobile website. Best of all they have done so in a l…

Mobile : Navigating the mobile maze

We all know how important the mobile web has become, but what is the right approach? Should we build an iPhone app or mobile website? This factsheet explores your options.

Development : Are Media Queries the answer to the Fold?

The fold is still one of the hottest topics on the web. Clients are concerned users will miss key content and web designers denying the fold exists. Could responsive design hold the answer to this debate?

Development : Making mobile mistakes

I started in the web back in 1994. We made a lot of mistakes. Unfortunately I am beginning to see those mistakes repeated in 2011… in mobile development.

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