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DZone's Guide to

Mobile Application Development

Users keep expecting more responsive cross-device UX, and mobile app developers are feeling increased pressure to keep up. How are developers actually building mobile apps in 2016? The DZone Guide to Mobile Application Development (Volume III) presents original survey data, gathered from over 400 developers, on real-world tools, techniques, frameworks, and all aspects of mobile developer experience (DX) for native and hybrid mobile app development. The Guide also includes focused technical articles on modern wireless technologies, real-time and streaming mobile data, native cross-platform mobile architecture, and more. Discover how WORA is now possible for mobile apps, dig deeper into the current state of the mobile development ecosystem, learn which technologies are worth investing in, and explore the future of mobile app development.

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"A good overview of the current and future mobile evolution."

Lars Roewekamp, DZone Reader

"An extremely useful guide on the current situation of mobile development and trends for the future."

Rom Linhares, DZone Reader

"From beginners to experts, this Guide is useful to all mobile app developers."

Jezeem Aymen, DZone Reader

"A great reference for a wide glance of the mobile market's tendencies."

Reynaldo Macias, DZone Reader

Table of Contents

3
Executive Summary
4
Key Research Findings
8
In Modern AppDev, Native Apps Emerge Superior
10
Real-Time and Streaming in the Mobile World
14
Wireless Communications in Modern Mobile Technologies
16
Infographic: The Emojis of Mobile Development
18
Native Cross-Platform Mobile Architecture
22
The Changing Mobile OS Landscape in the Enterprise
24
Diving Deeper into Mobile Application Development
25
Checklist: Essential Android & iOS Libraries
26
Executive Insights on Mobile Application Development
28
Mobile Solutions Directory
32
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