Mobile applications are an essential technology for digital innovation. Innovation is achieved by putting knowledge to work in creating the best apps to solve problems for customers.
More than ten years since the launch of the App Store, mobile apps have become an integral part of the software and media landscape. In spite of their widespread adoption, many business owners may view a mobile app as an accessory to their core business that doesn’t add to the bottom line.
With certificate pinning, the developer “pins” the trusted certificate to the application. Instead of using a CA to retrieve the public key, the public key and certificate are pinned to the application. This “cached” version of the certificate will filter out any outside certificates and eliminates the step where the user’s browser retrieves a public key from a CA.
How to migrate your apps from Java to Kotlin? The best tool to migrate your code is IntelliJ IDEA, which allows you to convert Java code to Kotlin code automatically.
NFC payments systems are a safe way of transferring private data between smartphones and other devices. When used for payments, it securely establishes a phone user’s identity, verifies that the person has the necessary funds to pay for a product or service, and authorizes the transfer of those funds to the seller. For both the smartphone owner and the vendor, this is a quick, convenient, and seamless way to buy and sell goods and services. It completes a typical transaction in about half the time it takes a contactless card.
Over 60% of mobile phones worldwide run on Android. Being an Android app developer can be a profitable career if you do it right. Here are eight tips to help you land your app at the top, instead of getting lost at the bottom of the barrel and became a successful Android app developer.