Tags: iOS

How to overcome the skills crisis in app development

Juniper Research forecasts that total revenues from mobile apps are on track to reach $99 billion by 2019. However, many predict that the skills crisis in mobile app development could hinder this growth as demand for skills is outstripping capabilities in many organisations. Robert Half, a leading UK IT recruitment firm, recently claimed that increased…

iOS users easily give up password to fake alert

Security researcher and founder of fastlane.tools Felix Krause has revealed just how easy is it to get hold of an iOS users Apple ID. The news will not only worry users of Apple devices but may have some of them wondering if they’ve fallen for this already. In his blog, Krause has been careful to…

Why we should always buy popular smartphones

  It is a sad fact one cannot rely on most vendors to update our existing smartphones, though there is one exception. But, beyond this exception the onus lies with the buyer. All too often, usually within two years, your smartphone is obsolete. The formal launch of ‘Android O’ on August 21st serves to re-emphasise…

Rootstock launches RootScan iOS app

Rootstock has announced the release of RootScan, an app that complements its ERP solution. The app will run on any iOS enabled device although it does not appear to be available yet from the UK iTunes store. Inventory management at its heart Mobile devices have delivered increased efficiencies in the warehouse. One of Rootstock’s own…

IBM extends iOS Apps to MobileFirst Garages

IBM has announced an expansion of its mobile app portfolio for enterprises. When, several years ago, IBM decided to focus on mobile app by partnering with Apple to deliver enterprise iOS apps, many were incredulous. Little and Big Brothers in partnership seemed incredible. By 2017 the partnership has achieved several billion dollars in signings (presumably…

Syspro goes anytime, anyplace, anywhere

SYSPRO has announced the launch of the latest version of their mobile app SYSPRO Espresso. This version includes Xpress Cart functionality. The app now lets the sales teams inside manufacturers and distributors to take orders wherever they are. The app enables the salesperson to rapidly process an order when they are out the office, at a…

Epicor updates iScala and adds iOS app

Epicor has announced the latest release of iScala ERP. Version 3.1 includes a new user interface and several functional improvements. There is also a new iOS mobile app, iScala warehouse manager. iScala is a mid market ERP solution aimed at supporting small to medium companies. It is also targeting subsidiaries of larger corporations in Europe, Asia, Middle…

Vend Springs update surprise

Vend has announced the release of its Spring update in a blog by Ashley Gilgrist, Product Marketing Specialist at Vend. The release includes several new features Vend and Square Vend already has a partnership in the US with Square payments solution. That relationship has now extended to Australia. Retailers in both countries can use Square…

Dashlane adds Intel SGX support

Online identity management vendor Dashlane has added support for Intel Software Guard Extensions (SGX). The announcement came in a press release and a blog from Malaika Nicholas, Community Manager at Dashlane. This adds hardware-enhanced encryption to Dashlane’s existing password vault technology. According to Emmanuel Schalit, CEO, Dashlane: “Dashlane is committed to staying on the cutting edge…