b2cloud wins Mobile Design Awards 2014

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We are thrilled to announce that b2cloud has won the Mobile Design Award for Best Wearable Technology for our work with Telstra. The award recognises our innovative work using Google Glass to help empower the visually

Telstra and b2cloud – using Google Glass to improve people’s lives.

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We are thrilled to announce some groundbreaking work we have been doing with Telstra for Google Glass. Over the past six months we have developed two world-first Google Glass apps designed for the visually and

#14 in Deloitte Tech Fast 500 Asia-Pacific 2013

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What a proud day for the b2cloud team. We have just been announced by the Deloitte Tech Fast 500 Asia Pacific as the 14th fastest growing technology company in the region, and the fastest growing mobile app developer.

App processing vs server processing

Thoughts By 3 weeks ago

When building an app that connects to a web service it’s often best to put the processing load on your server, as opposed to the app. For example, say your web service returned a list

Opening the Settings app programmatically in iOS 8

Guides | Tutorial By 1 month ago

When iOS 7 first launched developers found the hidden URL schemes used by Apple to open the Settings app from another app. Developers started using this hidden URL in their apps. Apple realized and took

Terminology for users

Thoughts By 7 months ago

Recently I’ve seen a lot of apps that seem to use technical jargon in their apps and their update release notes. This got me thinking about how most end users actually interpret this. I asked

Aviate app review

Reviews | Thoughts | Uncategorized By 12 months ago

Few days back i came across a blog about top 20 good looking apps on Android. One of them was aviate launcher and as i like to try new things, i thought lets give it

AppStore required upload resources

Thoughts By 1 year ago

Here is a list of all the requirements for an AppStore app to make it easy to make sure you have everything ready to upload.

iTunes App Store app transfer

Guides By 1 year ago

b2cloud’s Director and Commercial Manager, Luke Smorgon, shares how to transfer an app to another developer in the App Store.

What the vision impaired see in your App

Thoughts | Tutorial By 1 year ago

At b2cloud we feel strongly that every App should be designed with the vision impaired in mind. The result will be a stable, intuitive and logical App that your mum could use without instruction. Take

The Data and Context Problem

Reviews | Thoughts By 1 year ago

You measure your steps, your heart rate, your sleep, your weight. You monitor what you eat and what you drink. You feel naked without your body tracker, anxious without your smart scale and inefficient without

Stop butchering the App

Thoughts By 1 year ago

I attended a conference this week with a mix of attendees from government and large corporates.  The amount of times I heard the word App in 4 hours was astounding. But when I asked questions

Separating Xcode builds (debug vs release)

Guides | Tutorial By 1 year ago

When you send a build to your client or testers, it can be difficult telling development builds from AppStore builds. At b2cloud we split the builds with two different app ids, and a different app title to make it easy to tell them apart. Because the app id is different it means you can have both builds on your device at the same time, and the development one wont overwrite the AppStore one, and vice versa.