Emerging Tech Report Series: Chatbot Developer Landscape 2016
Messaging bots or ‘chatbots’ emerged as one of the most hyped technologies of 2016. Chatbots are computer programs that can maintain automated text conversations with users. Popular messaging apps such as WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Skype, LINE, and Telegram have amassed hundreds of millions of active users each. Facebook Messenger, and Facebook-owned WhatsApp, even crossed the 1 billion active users mark
Mobile Developer Segmentation report 2016
Taking data from the 10th edition of Developer Economics – the leading research program on software developers and the app economy – this report looks at developers who are creating applications for deployment on mobile platforms, segmenting them by what drives them to create those apps.
IoT Developer Segmentation 2016
As the Internet of Things brings computing to every object, from the most mundane to the most sophisticated, a new wave of developer tools is arriving. Developers are such an important audience, so it’s only right that managers of developer products and services should have proper developer marketing tools.
Desktop Developer Segmentation 2016
Although mobile apps, IoT, messaging bots, and augmented and virtual reality development are the focus of attention for the media, the humble desktop is where the most money is still being made in software and, for now at least, where the most developers are still working.
IoT report series: Open source in the Internet of Things
The Open Source in IoT report provides developer program managers with objective data-backed insights on the use of open source technology by IoT developers and helps them to manage the use of open source in their projects.
Cloud Developer Segmentation 2016
Cloud computing has emerged from its back-end, client/server roots, to create paradigms of its own. Processing on demand enables disruptive competitors to capitalise on success, without the huge investments they would once have needed, and standardised platforms are making cloud development easier than ever before.