Tag Archives: Mobile

US Department of Homeland Security releases mobile application playbook

The United States Department of Homeland Security has released the document, Mobile application playbook (MAP) (PDF 2.8MB). “The playbook informs readers of the process for developing and managing applications that run on smartphones and other mobile devices from the initial … Continue reading

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Report examines how governments can build effective mobile apps

The IBM Center for the Business of Government have released the report, Using mobile apps in government (PDF 1.3MB). The report discusses both enterprise-focused and citizen-oriented apps and identifies trends at the federal, state and local government levels.

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ACMA releases discussion paper on mobile broadband strategy

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)¬†has released the discussion paper, Beyond 2020 : a spectrum management strategy to address the growth in broadband capacity (4.5MB). The purpose of the paper is, “for the ACMA to share its thinking on … Continue reading

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Article identifies ways to avoid mobile app design failure

The GCN article, 7 ways to avoid mobile app design failure, outlines seven steps that government agencies can follow to ensure mobile apps are successful.

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New survey reports on Americans satisfaction with EGovernment

The NextGov article, Government’s mobile sites, apps rated more highly than many companies, discusses the findings of the latest ForeSee E-Government Satisfaction Index which, “measured public perceptions of about 100 federal websites, mobile sites and applications.”

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New report examines “Mobile-geddon”

The report, Mobile-geddon & the dawn of a new era in mobile (PDF 680kb), discusses a recent initiative by Google in regard to mobile search.

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Compendium of 2015 global digital statistics released

The report, Digital, social and mobile in 2015 : a compendium of global digital statistics , has been released by We Are Social.

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GAO report examines mobile devices

The General Accountability Office (GAO) has published the report, Mobile devices : federal agencies’ steps to improve mobile access to government information and services (PDF 3.1mb). The report, ” describes (1) the demographics of mobile users and the factors that … Continue reading

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ICCS releases summary overview report of research committee reports

The Institute for Citizen Centric Service (ICCS) has releases the report, A summary overview : four research committee reports delivered to the Joint Councils between 2012 and 2014 (PDF 1.8MB). The report, “provides summaries of four research reports undertaken berween … Continue reading

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ACCAN publishes report on mobile apps

The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (ACCAN) has published the report, Mobile app consumer attitudes and experiences. A marketing research report (PDF 1.2MB). The report, “explores user sentiment towards paying for features and services and data privacy in the app … Continue reading

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