News: Happy 2016!


Happy 2016!

2015 was a great year for, and we’re looking forward to another fantastic year in 2016!

In 2015, we hit some amazing milestones, including:

  • Surpassing 300K users (see below)!
  • Adoption of into educational curriculums at over 1K academic institutions worldwide!
  • Selection as a 2015 top 100 global Red Herring winner!

As the new year unfolds, we’d like to wish everyone a happy and prosperous 2016!

We’ve Reached 300K+ Developers!

We’re thrilled to announce that as of mid-December, we’ve surpassed over 300,000 developers who use the platform. This growth is a testament to our commitment to product development, performance and our customers. We look forward to growing even more in the coming year.

Top 3 Trends in Mobile Development to Watch in 2016

Along with our latest milestone, we’re also excited to share our predictions on the top three trends for mobile app development in 2016. From evolving developer models and broader integration to industry consolidation, these are trends that developers and enterprises need to start thinking about as 2016 begins:

  • Hybrid HTML5 development will continue to gain momentum in the enterprise.
  • Enterprise mobility will evolve from ad hoc projects to broader mobility and digitalization projects.
  • A fragmented industry will continue to consolidate into fewer, better platforms.

Learn more about our predictions here.

Gartner AADI 2015

In December, we also sponsored the Gartner AADI conference in Las Vegas, Nevada. Not only did we have many insightful, interesting conversations with conference attendees, we have also had a number of great follow-ups with customers from the event.

Check out our tweets and photos from the event to learn more!



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You can view all of the videos here!