Design & UX
Ofer Yourvexel, Apr 29
4 Ways to Improve Your App UX
It's easy to get developers excited about developing features to your app, but does it help your users? Ofer gives you a plan to improve your app UX.
Patrick Catanzariti, Mar 14
Accessing localhost From Anywhere
A round up of services that allow you to access your localhost web server from anywhere. Each service is discussed in detail with a description of features.
Saad Mousliki, Feb 03
Build a Hybrid Mobile App Using IBM Worklight, Part 2
We'll walk through how to test a mobile app in a native Android simulator and how to connect the app to a backend system using a Worklight Adapter.
Saad Mousliki, Jan 20
Storing Mobile Positions in a Remote Database, Part 2
We’ll design the client side part of our app and add the code that manages the communication between the native mobile app and the database.
Craig Buckler, Jan 08
5 Ways to Prevent the 300ms Click Delay on Mobile Devices
Learn how to prevent the 300ms click delay on mobile websites
Craig Buckler, Jan 08
How to Use the Network Information API to Improve Responsive Websites
This article introduces the Network Information API and shows how it can be used to improve responsive sites.
Craig Buckler, Dec 19
How to Use the HTML5 Battery Status API
This article explores the HTML5 Battery Status API. Using this API, an application can gain insight into the amount of battery time available.
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Dec 12
How to Use the HTML5 Vibration API
You're no longer limited to visual and audio feedback in your web app. Why not vibrate the device to thrill your users?
Joe Hewitson, Dec 10
Introducing Chrome DevTools for Mobile
Design & UX
Kerry Butters, Nov 15
Design Trends: Where Do We Go from Here?
Sarah Hawk, Oct 23
Mobile Web Development with Matt Evans:The Transcript
Saad Mousliki, Oct 09
Build a Mobile Hybrid App Using IBM Worklight: Part 1
Annarita Tranfici, Sep 17
Examples of Mobile Design Pattern: Part 2
Annarita Tranfici, Sep 11
Examples of Mobile Design Patterns
Kerry Butters, Sep 10
Apps, Tablets and Usability
Oleg Lola, Aug 30
10 Tips for Designing a Mobile-Friendly Website
Kerry Butters, Aug 08
Building a Windows App: Essential Resources
Thinking about delving into app development for Windows? Kerry Butters points out some resources you probably shouldn't be without.
Alicia Carter, Aug 08
Using PhoneGap for Hybrid App Development
Should a native app developer come to terms with PhoneGap in order to develop hybrid apps? Alicia Carter takes a careful look.
Viktor Bogdanov, Jul 26
Create a Killer Mobile App Development Spec
The technical specification defines requirements for fulfilling a development contract. The spec must give the app developer a clear vision of the product. Viktor Bogdanov explains how.
Adrien Tchuya Payong, Jul 26
Debugging Mobile with jsconsole
Debugging mobile can be difficult if you don't use the right tool, and Adrien Tchuya Payong contends that the right tool is jsconsole.
Kanya Srinisavan, Jul 18
First Steps in Sencha Touch
Looking for a way into mobile app development? Kanya Srinivasan suggests starting with Sensa Touch, an HTML5 framework easy to start with but with sophisticated potential.
Saad Mousliki, Jul 12
Cut Mobile App Dev Time with PhoneGap Wakanda Studio Extension
Saad Mousliki has previously shown us how to build a hybrid mobile app using Wakanda and PhoneGap. Now he's streamlined the process with a Wakanda extension.
Annarita Tranfici, Jun 24
Build a Responsive, Mobile-Friendly Website from Scratch: Getting Mobile
Annarita Tranfici wraps up her series with the sixth part, in which she refines the code to ensure the project site renders properly on mobile screens.
Annarita Tranfici, Jun 06
Build a Responsive, Mobile-Friendly Website from Scratch: Responsive Rules
In this fifth part of Annarita Tranfici's series, we see which rules to apply to render our website responsive and to assure a good performance on tablets.