Content is without a doubt one of the most important factors in successful apps. Nevertheless, creating apps with great content comes with challenges. There are many people involved, all with different needs and responsibilities.
For a while now at M2mobi we have been using Contentful as our preferred CMS for mobile app and web development. Contentful is a rather recent addition to the world of Content Management Systems.
The use and usability of maps remains a recurring hot topic at M2mobi. We often see inappropriate use of maps in wayfinding and app designs. Many applications rely too much on those maps.
It has been two years since the iBeacons were introduced to the WWDC. This alternative to near field communication would provide many branches of assistance: indoor wayfinding, customer travel mapping and even paying using iBeacons. But now the hype of this new technology is a bit over, it's time to evaluate. M2Mobi examined what exactly iBeacons delivered for companies and in what way.
The Schiphol Pickup Alert app makes life easier for travelers and the people picking them up. As you may know, being at the airport at the right time can be a challenge. A small team of M2Mobi employees tried solving this problem during the Schiphol Hackathon. And they succeeded!
Navigation is something we have been using since the beginning of mankind. Back in the day we would rely on the positioning of the stars and sun. Nowadays we are not relying on the sun and stars any more. To deal with navigation problems, indoor way finding systems are helpful. This is why we wanted to see how airports offer their passengers indoor way finding options.