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InfoWorld Names Rho ‘Top Choice’ Mobile Framework
InfoWorld Names Rho ‘Top Choice’ Mobile Framework
We are proud to announce that Rhomobile has been acquired by Motorola Solutions (MSI).  For those who are not familiar with MSI, this is the part of the original Motorola that focuses specifically on solutions for businesses and governments.  All Rhomobile products will continue to be ...
We are proud to announce that Rhomobile has been acquired by Motorola Solutions (MSI).  For those who are not familiar with MSI, this is the part of the original Motorola that focuses specifically on solutions for businesses and governments.  All Rhomobile products will continue to be ...
Rhomobile is now a Motorola Solutions Company
Rhomobile is now a Motorola Solutions Company
It’s one thing when we talk about how much time, code, and problems are saved using RhoConnect — it’s another when a customer validates it publicly. Solid Innovation is a successful and established company that provides route accounting systems, allowing mobile invoic...
It’s one thing when we talk about how much time, code, and problems are saved using RhoConnect — it’s another when a customer validates it publicly. Solid Innovation is a successful and established company that provides route accounting systems, allowing mobile invoic...
Recently Nitobi (the company behind PhoneGap) announced that they had been acquired.    Congratulations to Andre Charland, Brian Leroux, and the rest of the PhoneGap team.   We have always said that if you don’t need the data synchronization, Model View Controller pattern, indust...
Recently Nitobi (the company behind PhoneGap) announced that they had been acquired.    Congratulations to Andre Charland, Brian Leroux, and the rest of the PhoneGap team.   We have always said that if you don’t need the data synchronization, Model View Controller pattern, indust...
As most of you know Rhodes was created to enable building native smartphone applications using web development skills: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ruby and the general modern Model View Controller pattern.   We often get the question “oh, so you build hybrid apps“.   While frame...
As most of you know Rhodes was created to enable building native smartphone applications using web development skills: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Ruby and the general modern Model View Controller pattern.   We often get the question “oh, so you build hybrid apps“.   While frame...
Rhomobile has always been focused on providing a modern open and standards-based way to mobilize enterprise apps. The first product we offered for that was Rhodes, an open source framework which makes it easy to build native smartphone apps using your web skills. But we also offered Rh...
Rhomobile has always been focused on providing a modern open and standards-based way to mobilize enterprise apps. The first product we offered for that was Rhodes, an open source framework which makes it easy to build native smartphone apps using your web skills. But we also offered Rh...
HTML5 is an answer, but not the answer. The debate about native apps versus browser-based apps is like a technology version of the pundits on cable TV. In this case, though, only one side is shouting – users have already decided that native apps are their overwhelming preference. The I...
HTML5 is an answer, but not the answer. The debate about native apps versus browser-based apps is like a technology version of the pundits on cable TV. In this case, though, only one side is shouting – users have already decided that native apps are their overwhelming preference. The I...
It’s one thing to be named a top mobility vendor by an IT publication — it’s another to be there with two companies like Four Square and Square. eWeek is on top of the key trends in enterprise mobility, including the move toward “bring your own device.” It’s thi...
It’s one thing to be named a top mobility vendor by an IT publication — it’s another to be there with two companies like Four Square and Square. eWeek is on top of the key trends in enterprise mobility, including the move toward “bring your own device.” It’s thi...
It’s one thing to be named a top mobility vendor by an IT publication — it’s another to be there with two companies like Four Square and Square. eWeek is on top of the key trends in enterprise mobility, including “bring your own device.”  It’s now we...
The New York Times just discussed the coming generation of new smartphone sensors.: altimeters, heart monitors, temperature and humidity sensors, and even mood detectors. While we at Rhomobile are very excited about Rhodes allowing use of web skills (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Ruby, and M...
The New York Times just discussed the coming generation of new smartphone sensors.: altimeters, heart monitors, temperature and humidity sensors, and even mood detectors. While we at Rhomobile are very excited about Rhodes allowing use of web skills (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Ruby, and M...
As many of you know by now, we at Rhomobile are very excited about Near Field Communications. We see NFC as the single most important innovation in mobility since the creation of the modern smartphone as exemplified by the first iPhone. NFC on modern smartphones will finally usher in...
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Latest White Paper: Top Trends in Smartphones
We are very excited to announce the release of Rhodes 3.0. Rhodes 3.0 includes support for Windows Phone 7, which, as most of you know is a completely different operating system than Windows Mobile. Rhodes is the first smartphone framework to support Windows Phone 7. Silverlight is sti...
MyHumana App wins award for “Best Medical App”
We are excited to announce support for NFC with Rhodes 3.0. NFC enables major advances in smartphone capabilities. Specifically it enables smartphones to interact with and manage a multiple of everyday objects, everything that there can be an “NFC tag” for. Thus the devices (and their ...
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When someone says that «cross-platform mobile toolkits are a dead-end», of course we don’t agree and when that someone happens to be Martin Fowler, co-author of the Agile Manifeso, then we’ll take our stand. Martin states that there are only two valid approaches to mobile a...
With the ubiquity of HTML5 on mobile browsers and the success of JavaScript styling libraries such as Sencha Touch, JQuery Mobile, and SproutCore, its certainly possible to create better mobile web pages, and a more satisfying web browsing experience than ever.   However, as discussed ...
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This week I had the pleasure of speaking at the first ever Android Developer’s Conference in San Mateo. I gave two sessions, one on best practices in enterprise smartphone development (which seems to fill a gap and is always well-received) and another one on how to use Ruby to ...
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