Adam Smith(3 posts)

Adam has been a gadget enthusiast since he got his first Nintendo as a child. He has since occupied various positions in the wireless industry, co-founded Rn Software and launched several Android applications. When he is not working directly with devices and software, he is writing about them. He can occasionally be found cooking or exercising, but don't take him too far outside of wireless coverage or he will die.




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Designing apps for Android 4.4 KitKat – what’s new?

by: Adam SmithNovember 20, 2013

Got an eye for design? Google wants it to shine through in the latest version of Android. With 4.4 KitKat, Google’s barely two week old update is providing even more ways for developers to make apps their own. Design is becoming an increasingly important topic among those in the mobile community; a conversation that has grown louder since the passing of Steve Jobs.

Walter Isaacson’s biography revealed just how demanding Jobs was when it came to design and Apple’s products have undoubtedly reflected that over the years. Regardless of how you [...]

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Monetizing your Android app

by: Adam SmithNovember 6, 2013
Monetization is an aspect of the development process which alludes startups and established heavyweights alike. Even after millions of users have been acquired, the question of “how do I generate revenue from this?” is one that plagues anyone looking to quit their day job or satisfy investors. Read on for more!
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Why developers choose Android

by: Adam SmithOctober 27, 2013
So you’ve got an idea for an app? For those aspiring to occupy a small portion of digital real estate in the pockets of countless smartphone users, this is an important step. But before the first line of code can be written or the IPO is filled one must choose which platform is best for their budding creation. Read on to find out why developers choose Android.
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