Tag Archive for mobile apps

Couchbase Brings NoSQL to Mobile Applications

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by Angela Guess Serdar Yegulalp of InfoWorld reports, “Couchbase, makers of NoSQL key-value and document database products, is delivering a new mobile-centric line of products designed to make it easier for app developers to synchronize data between devices and back-end data stores. The offering, called Couchbase Mobile and billed as ‘the world’s first and only native embedded NoSQL…

The Supply Chain Is One Big Graph In Start-up Elementum’s Platform

Startup Elementum wants to take supply chains into the 21st century. Incubated at Flextronics, the second largest contract manufacturer in the world, and launching today with $44 million in Series B funding from that company and Lightspeed Ventures, its approach is to get supply chain participants – the OEMs that generate product ideas and designs,…

Why NoSQL is Better for Mobile Apps

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by Angela Guess Matt Asay of Techopedia reports, “Mobile application development has taken off in recent years. The shift toward smartphones and tablets has given a huge boost to the number of mobile device users across the globe. Because of this growing community of mobile users, the demand and expectations for mobile applications have grown…

Discover The Mobile App You Really Want

The semantic technology platform behind restaurant dish discovery service Dishtip (which The Semantic Web Blog discussed here) has made its way to a new domain: mobile apps. The company last week unveiled AppCrawlr, which uses its TipSense content discovery and knowledge extraction technology to cut through the noise to help users find the app that’s…

NoSQL Job of the Day: Senior Engineer

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by Angela Guess Catch.com is looking for a multi-talented Senior Engineer with NoSQL experience in San Francisco, CA. According to the post, “Catch.com is the leading developer of note-taking and geo-tagging apps in the Google Android Market with over 7 million active installs on Android powered smartphones. Our apps also work on iPad, iPhone, and…

iPad App is Evri’s Next Stake in the Mobile Arena

Semantic discovery engine Evri continues is about to put another stake in the mobile arena. It began its major push into the mobile space last year, focusing particularly on connecting consumers to vertical topic content such as tech news, baseball, football and celebrity gossip on the iPhone and Android platforms. The next big launch? Evri…