There was a wave of mobile application development technology that has changed the way of businesses by shaping the overall business processes. There have been widespread use of smart devices In order to deliver high performance businesses. Tech giants are under the consistent burden in order to keep pace with rapidly developing technologies. With the rise in different platforms, it becomes crucial for mobile app developers to have a diverse approach. There is no denying fact that the two big companies Apple and Google has always been squaring off against each other. Enterprises are adaptable to the changing business needs and are embracing innovative technology. Both the companies always continue to dominate the marketplace and as a result, there have always been a battle line drawn among them.
Since last few years we have seen a slew of attractive Android phones that have taken the center stage. So the maximum number of users are making switch from iOS to Android. Android platform consists of more customizable features and it is a Linux based partly open source platform. A Google account is required before setting up an Android device in order to take advantage of the offers given by Android.
Google’s latest acqui-hire of FlexyCore has created much hype in the Android market. The much talked about , DroidBooster,which is a free app developed by FlexyCore, instantly boosts speed of android running apps to ten times . Google plans to integrate features of DroidBooster and Android and provide variable android flexibilities to people all over the world.
The acquisition was in news since last month and the bid finally cost Google euro 16.9million.FlexyCore had shown no activity on internet from a long time.The five year old company was already into debts and this deal has helped relieve the French firm owners , from their previous financial burdens .
The employees of FlexyCore have already been absorbed in the Android Team and now they are putting forward their efforts into building a stronger,faster and wider acceptance of Android interface over various low to high range of hardware platforms. Battery life is being worked upon so that newer apps downloading and extensive usage of phone and apps do not drain away the battery power.
It has been three years that Apple has launched its app store and now Google is planning to launch an iOS Gmail native service for appstore. M.G. Siegler stated in his blog post that the Gmail iOS app is on the verge of launch as it is supposed that Google has sent it to Apple for its review. And, as soon as it will be approved , it will be available in the app store.
Sieglar also reported that the app looks quite good and it the expected feature of this app is the addition of push notifications for the email service.
Other possible features in this app could be introduction of priority inbox and one click starring of the mails as stated by M.G. Siegler.
It is also speculated that Gmail native app for iOS could also include features like contact icons, better threading, deep searching functionality along with Google+ can also be part of the iOS app by Google.
There are many assumptions prevailing in the market for the delay of the launch of the Gmail app. Firstly it is said that the rift between Google and Apple over Android is the reason for Apple to take enough time to give a nod to Gmail app. Secondly, it is said that Apple is bit reluctant to say yes to third party mail apps as it could hinder the popularity of their own mail program.
Now, it is a situation to watch that when Apple will give a yes to Gmail native iOS app so that users can enjoy Gmail services on their iOS systems also.