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The 2015 DZone Guide to Mobile Development includes views from developer, user, and infrastructure perspectives; a sweet listing of platforms and frameworks to facilitate mobile development; plus a fun glance at pain points encountered by mobile developers.

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"As a first time reader, I found it very intriguing. I'm new to mobile development so this was a fantastic way to introduce me."

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Table of Contents

Letter From the Editor
Executive Summary
Key Research Findings
Concerns and Complaints: Mobile Development From Dev and User Perspectives
The 3 Types of Mobile Experiences
Diving Deeper Into Mobile Development
Mobile Development Pain Points
The Internet of Things and Its Impact on All Things Mobile
Mobile Backend-as-a-Service (MBaaS): Doing the Heavy Lifting on Backend Integration
Mobile App Testing Checklist
Solutions Directory
Diving Deeper Into Featured Mobile Development Solutions

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