In-app Communications Market Soaring to $4.3 Billion by 2019

BOSTON, MA--In a new report published by Smith’s Point Analytics, the company expects the market for Cloud RTC platforms, or tools that enable developers to integrate voice, messaging, and video, into their apps, to reach $4.3 billion in 2019. This market is growing rapidly and by the end of 2015 the market will have grown 270% over the previous 2 years, asserts the report. Clo...
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Cross Platform Mobile Developer Tools Market is Expected to Grow 14% in 2014

In an update to their ongoing coverage of the cross platform mobile development tools market, Smith’s Point Analytics forecasts growth of 14% in 2014. While still a robust growth rate, this is down from previous years as the market begins to mature. The report points out that enterprises are still struggling with quickly building mobile apps, driving demand for cross platform ...
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Mobile Developers Want Communication Features in their Apps

BOSTON MA (February 10, 2014) –According to a report published by Smiths Point Analytics LLC, 56% of mobile developers are currently or are interested in integrating communications into their applications. Based on a survey of 627 developers executed in partnership with Developer Media, more than half of mobile developers either currently have or want communications services su...
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Peter Crocker Named AlwaysOn Power Player in Mobile.

Peter Crocker, the founder and principal analyst at Smith's Point Analytics, was recently named to AlwaysOn's list or Power Players in Mobile. This list recognizes industry professionals who are champions of entrepreneurs. These power players include venture capitalists, big company players, lawyers, mobile company players, consultants, press, research analysts, and angel inves...
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The Mobile Cloud Services Platform Market is Expected to Reach $4.4 Billion USD by 2017

BOSTON, MA (September 5, 2013) – In today’s market, mobile apps increasingly require server side data and services to support compelling experiences. At the same time, enterprises and content vendors are struggling with strategies to leverage the mobile channel.  The skills required to deliver data and build server infrastructure are much different from creating mobile UIs, pre...
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Survey Showes 24% of Mobile Developers are Interested in Using Image Recognition APIs

Boston, Massachusetts, June 18th, 2012 - In a global survey of 417 mobile developers conducted by Smith’s Point Analytics and Lake Quincy Media, 24% of respondents indicated they were interested in using image recognition APIs in the next 12 months. Vision recognition APIs enable mobile developers to integrate services into their apps that identify images within the camera view...
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In 2016 OEMs Will Ship Over 508 Million Non-Android Devices That Will Run Android Apps

BOSTON, MA (January 25, 2012) – In a report published today, Smith’s Point Analytics, LLC projects that by 2016 over 508 million, smartphones, tablets, in-vehicle infotainment systems and TV set top boxes will run Android applications on non-Android devices. OEMs are beginning to implement the open source Dalvik virtual machine -the technology that runs applications on Android-...
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