June 13, 2017 13/06/2017

Are Mobile Payments Here to Stay?

While it initially got off to a slow start, the mobile payment market is now growing at a dizzying pace. In 2016 alone, U.S. consumers bought $47.6 billion of physical goods via remote mobile payments. Across Europe, mobile payment use increased 200% from 18% in 2015 to 54% in 2016. Furthermore, in the U.S., mobile wallets are expected to surpass...
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March 3, 2017 03/03/2017

Four Tips for Keeping your App Users in Love

I was recently at the Dublin Tech Summit, where I had the honor of serving on a panel focused on how to retain users on apps after the install — a challenge that plagues mobile developers large and small. I joined a group of some of the mobile ecosystem’s best and brightest: Patrick Leddy, CEO of Pulsate;...
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February 20, 2017 20/02/2017

League of Champions: Our Better Life App Challenge Winners

At Softonic, we live and breathe technology and we’re all about solving problems for our users — whether that’s through a download or an app that makes a task easier, or even enhances your life. That’s why last year we launched a call to find the best apps in the world for living up to one of the most important...
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February 19, 2016 19/02/2016

Hello Mobile Premier Awards!

How do you find the world’s best app of the year? Simple, you head to the biggest hubs of innovation on every continent to pick the cream of the crop, then you put them together in the same room and pit them against one another in an all-star galactic battle of epic proportions. That’s the Mobile Premier Awards in a...
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February 19, 2016 19/02/2016

Gearing up for Mobile World Congress 2016!

Every once a year, the world of mobile technology descends upon Barcelona to present their next big ideas and show off their latest gadgets in what is arguably the largest and grandest event on the mobile technology calendar. And what an event it promises to be with the seismic shifts in mobile technology we’ve witness over the past 12 months....
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