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Metova
Posted by Metova
April 2, 2012

The Best Apps in Publishing

Apple ads once told us that "There's an app for just about anything." It turns out this wasn't just another catchy marketing slogan. There really is an app for just about anything these days. Just pop open Apple's App Store or Android's Market, and you'll find a buffet of apps waiting to be downloaded, from apps that let you read books and magazines to time killers such as Angry Birds and Words With Friends and constantly updating news applications from CNN and NPR. Whatever you are looking to do with your mobile device, most likely, there's an app to do it.

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Metova
Posted by Metova
December 23, 2011

There's a local app for that

From a quick blood-alcohol test to business and games, Nashvillians get creative

 

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Metova
Posted by Metova
December 19, 2011

Beta anyone? Don't be afraid to beta release your app

In my corner of the market-- the smartphone and tablet application development corner--I'm seeing a growing, more persistent fear within project managers to hold releasing an app until it's pitch-perfect, 100 percent done. In other words, the software industry seems to have forgotten the purpose of a beta release.

Does your app meet 80 percent of your organization's targeted functionality? If so, you have a beta release.You may be trigger shy about releasing your app, but let me assure you that further delaying the release can substantially harm your business. For example, if your organization operates in a highly competitive space, then holding back your app could mean a competitor getting to market first. Delaying your marketing team's timeline, and consequently your sales team's expected sales, could also greatly diminish the lifetime revenue potential of the app.But, how do you know when to say when and get your app into the market? This will certainly depend on your industry. If you're developing a banking app, you'll want to be very thorough before a beta release, more thorough than, for example, if you're developing a gaming app.

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Metova
Posted by Metova
August 23, 2011

Mobile Application Developer, Metova Cracks into Inc.’s Top 500

Mobile app developer lands 492nd on the 2011 Inc. magazine 500|5000 List

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