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Impact of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality on iOS app development

Impact of Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality on iOS app development

Complex as technology goes, people often fail to differentiate between AR and VR. AR stands for Augmented Reality which means to enhance and add computer generated elements like voice, touch, graphics and video in the real world. It is a hybrid of the real and the virtual world.

Virtual Reality refers to the “reality” completely computer generated. The real surrounding is replaced by a virtual immersive surrounding, simulating physical presence and allowing human interaction.

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Top mobile app development companies report: iOS 11

Top mobile app development companies report: iOS 11

Operating systems are a big part of mobile app development. The main function of the OS is managing the tasks and performance of a mobile device. iOS and Android OS provide a basis for all the apps, big and small, to run on.

OS also affect the type of features that can be built into the mobile apps, providing users with the security that they ask for and at the very least, allowing them to switch their phone on. Unfortunately every OS can have its issues, that’s why companies like Apple continuously upgrade their digital operating system. They can also use the OS updates as an opportunity to deal with any major glitches, and provide users and mobile app development companies alike with the upgrades they crave.

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Top 6 iOS app development trends to consider in 2017

Top 6 iOS app development trends to consider in 2017

The year 2017 has walked midway to the end of its journey bringing along with it some of the most advanced technological changes. One of the most comprehensive areas that have witnessed the transformation is iOS app development. Whether it is the version update with iOS 11, the move towards Augmented Reality, the introduction of Swift 3.0 programming language or the pervading utility applications, the year 2017 has come up as a revolution in the field of iPhone app development. Apple, being an innovative technology leader has hinted its plans to embrace some perks of the open-source outlook in contradiction to its cautious proprietorship.

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Unveiling the top 7 features of iOS 11!

Unveiling the top 7 features of iOS 11!

iOS 11 is a gargantuan leap in the i world. iOS 11 was unveiled by Apple this year at the world renowned WWDC, proudly proclaiming its newer and sharpened features over its predecessor the iOS 10.

iOS 11 sets a fresh standard and raises the bar of the world’s most precocious mobile operating system. It opens up the gates to entertain the most amazing possibilities for Augmented Reality in the world of games and apps. Thereby, iOS 11 is all set to make iPhone and iPad the most powerful and intelligent devices we’ve ever seen before.

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Every mobile app conference until the end of 2017

Every app developers conference for the next months

Every year mobile app developers from all over the world flock to conferences like Google I/O and iOS app developers conference WWDC to keep abreast of the latest and greatest developments in the mobile app development industry. These conferences have grown from mere gatherings of like-minded individuals to full-blown events, that in some cases comes off as a cross between a fashion show and a tech conference. Manufacturers, publishers and vendors use these shows not just to discuss new technology, updates to old ones and exchange ideas, but also as places to unveil new products and services that they are offering to both developers and public alike.

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WWDC 17: what iOS app developers need to know

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Apple’s annual Worldwide iOS Developers Conference (WWDC) recently took place, and the Silicon Valley tech giant showed yet again that it is pushing the boundaries when it comes to enhancing the way its users are interacting with the world through Apple devices. Operating systems were big topics with the release of iOS 11 and the new macOS, “High Sierra”. Even the OS for the Apple watch received a nod with WatchOS 4. There was also a great deal of focus on the progression of augmented reality and machine learning. Finally, Apple is trying to ensure that the future mobile app developer ecosystem is nice and healthy by expanding and fully backing their educational coding initiatives featuring Swift Playgrounds. Last but not least, there was a host of hardware updates and releases which included the Amazon Echo rival HomePod.

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iOS 11 from a developer’s perspective

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Last week Apple presented the newest iteration of its operating system for mobile devices, iOS 11. The announcement took place at WWDC, in full accordance with Apple’s long-standing tradition to debut new versions of iOS at the developers conference.

The annual event that gathers iOS developers all across the globe was held in San Jose this time, pretty much at doorstep of their new Apple Campus in Cupertino, Apple Park, colloquially known as the “Spaceship”. I took a chance to go through the new release from a developer’s perspective, and my findings are below.

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Top app development companies interview: Seraphic Info Solutions

Raman from Seraphic Info Solutions
Raman Bhola is the CEO of Seraphic Info Solutions. The mobile app development company was founded in 2015 and is located in Mohali, India. The company employs 15 IT professionals and developers.

Raman Bhola started his career in 2011 as an iOS trainee with ClickLabs Private Limited. Gradually, he was promoted to sr iOS developer in the same organization after 2 years. Raman did very interesting projects during his tenure. One of them was developing a real time multiplayer card game, Super Bid Whist Tour. In 2014, he decided to move on and pursue an MBA because marketing was his dream job. Raman applied in a few companies. He was hired by Trigma Solutions Private Limited as Team Lead iOS Development. His role was to handle the team of 17 iOS developers and all the clients. Later on, Raman was promoted as Associated Project Manager and he handled the complete mobile development team including iOS and Android.
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How much does an iOS or Android app cost?

For any business, especially SMEs, the main concern before initiating efforts for mobile app development is the total cost involved. While this question is fair and obvious from client’s perspective, the answer cannot be the perfect estimated amount of the entire project. The total cost of an iOS or Android app development project depends on the scope of work, technology to be used, resources to go, the timeframe and challenges faced during development process, and above all, the level of features expected out of the final product.

An app cost by Promatics Technologies

Mobile app developers, like Promatics Technologies, are the best bet when it comes to determining the rough estimation as they are the ultimate creators of your mobile app. If the mobile app category is games, the cost can be calculated based on the rich graphics, features, animation development and many other elements. If it is an e-commerce store you are going to run, your mobile app has to be standard, trendy and highly functional, which means good investment.
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