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June 9, 2014

Orlando, Fla. – June 9, 2014 – Kony, Inc., the leading enterprise mobility company, today announced it has been selected by Weight Watchers International, Inc.(NYSE: WTW), the world’s leading provider of weight management services, to provide a platform for a mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) application in its stores and meeting rooms.

June 3, 2014

Yesterday, June 2, 2014, Apple unveiled iOS8 at its annual Worldwide Developers Conference, calling it the biggest release since the launch of the App Store. Early reports from the social media world claim the new iOS provides a better user experience and has taken a new path.

May 28, 2014

Public key, or asymmetric, cryptography is a common way to keep data secure (check out a great explanation of public-key cryptography for “non geeks” here.) It requires two separate keys, one of which is secret (or private) and one of which is public, and can be used for situations that warrant extra security for user data being transmitted to the server.

May 21, 2014

The pro football hall of famer head coach Bill Parcells once famously said upon leaving the New England Patriots, “They want you to cook the dinner; at least they ought to let you shop for some of the groceries.” Not long ago, mobile application development wasn’t much different. Developers were the chefs of mobile app creation but hardly had a choice of the development tools they could use to build them. Developers have always wanted to be the Picassos of app creation, but have rarely been able to choose their own canvas and paints.

May 19, 2014

Orlando, FL - May 19, 2014 - Kony, Inc., the leading enterprise mobility company, today announced the release of the new open Kony Mobile Backend-as-a-Service (MBaaS), an innovative set of pre-built multi-channel packaged mobile apps and significant enhancements to the Kony Multi-Channel Experience Cloud. Kony MBaaS, built from the Kony Experience Platform with years of customer mobile application experience, provides a proven and open set of integrated, enterprise-grade cloud services that dramatically reduce the cost and complexity of building enterprise mobile apps. The new Kony packaged mobile apps help organizations achieve a faster time to results for enterprise mobility initiatives by rapidly mobilizing business processes including customer relationship management, human resources, field services and asset management.

May 14, 2014

The next report in our Kony Innovator series features the CIO for Channel Strategies at a non-US retail bank, and highlights the familiar path along a multi-channel journey. As part of its branding and corporate culture, the bank seeks to maintain its leadership as a technology trendsetter. To do this, it developed and launched its first mobile banking app for iPhones shortly after Apple began the countrywide iPhone roll out. Eighteen months later, with Android-powered devices rapidly gaining popularity, the bank launched a second development project, this time for a native Android app.

May 9, 2014

This week’s case study comes from Regions Financial Corporation, a U.S. bank and financial services company based in Birmingham, Alabama. Regions faced a variety of challenges implementing its mobile strategy, including the cost of development and maintenance for multiple channels, scalability, and meeting its customers’ needs for an excellent user experience.

May 8, 2014

Plano, Texas - Dell Services today announced it is giving customers enhanced solutions and strategic support for their enterprise mobility strategies through two new partnerships. Partnerships with Apperian, Inc., the leading platform for securing and managing enterprise mobile apps, and Kony, Inc., the fastest growing cloud-based mobile application development platform (MADP) in the industry will help Dell customers through the development, deployment and management of their enterprise mobility applications. These partner capabilities will complement the innovative and award winning Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) offerings Dell has introduced into the marketplace.

April 9, 2014

This blog post is based on the white paper App Development in the Cloud: Advantages, Challenges, and How to Do It Right. Read the whole thing here.