40% of developers plan to develop for 3 or more platforms in the next year. Have you picked the right platforms for your application?
Device Convergence will continue as portable devices increase their capabilities. And there has been major growth and evolution of smartphones, superphones, and tablet platforms.
At the AT&T Developer Summit, Erich Tomkins presented a session called “OS Trends, Momentum, and Demographics on AT&T Platforms." The slides for the presentation are available on http://developer.att.com/summit.
The presentation includes demographic information and industry analysis that can help you choose where to focus your attention, and provides suggestions on where to look to find new customers. There’s information on emerging hardware features in AT&T devices and how to use them in unique ways to differentiate your product. It also includes a review of tools for multiple OS platforms that AT&T provides to reach your target audience.
Erich Tompkins is a Senior Product Manager with the AT&T Applications Ecosystem team. Erich’s work at AT&T includes developing strong relationships between 3rd party developers, internal AT&T teams, and hardware OEMs to bring great Games and Applications to market in a variety of formats and delivery methods. During his time at AT&T, Erich helped develop internal certification programs and supported the development and delivery of numerous preloaded games and applications for AT&T handsets. Prior to joining AT&T, Erich worked for Microsoft, Palm, Rhapsody, and Expedia in a variety of Technical and Business roles.