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« Wow – App downloads will hit 44 billion in 2016 »

Posted in internet, Media by aldorf on April 30, 2011

The success of downloadable smartphone apps will continue at least through the next five years. A new study from ABI Research estimates that app industry will achieve 44 billion cumulative downloads by 2016.

If the forecast is correct, it means that native apps will still rule over HTML5 and other new web programming technologies for websites in the browser. At least in the near future.

Full story at venturebeat.com

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“The Heaviness Of Being Successful Was Replaced By The Lightness Of Being A Beginner Again, Less Sure About Everything.” – Steve Jobs

Posted in inspiration, internet, Media, pioneers by aldorf on January 18, 2011

After yesterdays news about another medical leave of him, I remembered his commencement address atStanford from 2005.

 

***Interesting read (October 2010): John Sculley on Steve Jobs and on the value of experience. Interview transscript***

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