As the dust settles from the wild adoption of mobile devices over the last few years, there appears to be some clear winners and losers. The businesses of Blackberry and Nokia were negatively affected, and attempts to enter the device market by Amazon and Windows are largely failures. But instead of having one clear winner (as is often the case in technology), we have two. Both Apple and their iOS mobile operating system, and Google's Android appear to have carved out significant space in this new mobile world. But the segmentation looks like this: And that’s to say nothing of supporting the web, or existing enterprise or proprietary software.
Finding a Cross Platform App Development Solution
For building mobile apps alone, finding a good cross platform app development solution helps businesses iterate faster, maintain less code and keep a consistent user experience across devices. There are several cross platform development tools to choose from, which we will break out into gaming vs non-gaming, which programming language they are built for, and any other differentiating characteristics.