Register and Login

Registration/sign up and login/sign in forms are common within mobile applications especially in the business to business realm. Most of the apps I've written have had a login and registration page. Usually the user only has to interact with these p...

Author : Cathal Greaney

Published : 23-04-2016


Grid and List Views for Mobile

For the past few weeks I've been working with an app that uses a lot of grid views and in version 2 of the app the intention is to provide an option to view some of those same screens as list views. As you are likely aware, list views and grid vie...

Category : App Design Latest News

Author : Cathal Greaney

Published : 14-04-2016


WhatsApp. How and How Much?

One of my favourite apps and favourite IT subjects to chat about is WhatsApp. I could go on all day about it's history, it's founders, it's technical architecture and the organization that I always think of when discussing WhatsApp (W00w00). Once I ...

Author : Cathal Greaney

Published : 12-04-2016


Android or iPhone or Windows Phone ?

Every one who wants to develop an app for their business or entrepreneurial idea always faces the questions... Which platform do I choose? Should I release my app on more than one platform? Is windows phone dead? (Note: for this blog post, we us...

Author : Cathal Greaney

Published : 05-04-2016


Using Sliders in Android and iOS

Right now we’re in the middle of designing the screens for our next app and like most apps, it contains some sliders. I've been designing for mobile since the Nokia Symbian N95 and even in those non touchscreen days, sliders were used quite a bit....

Category : App Design Latest News

Author : Cathal Greaney

Published : 02-04-2016


Building a Parking App for the Disabled

  Here at IrishApps we got a call from some enterprising students in Beara Secondary school in Castletownbere, West Cork. They wanted to build a parking app for the disabled which allows a user to find the nearest disabled parking spot and th...

Category : Business Latest News

Author : Cathal Greaney

Published : 02-02-2016


The Cybersquatting Phenomenon, Protect Your Trademarks!

This infographic highlights ‘The Cybersquatting Phenomenon’: Cybersquatting is also known as domain squatting. It has emerged quickly since 2011 when the authority that controls generic top level domains (gTLDs) decided to expand these...

Category : Latest News Technology

Author : admin

Published : 16-07-2015


Why China Will Dominate the Tech Industry in 2015 – Infographic

This infographic highlights that 'Why China Will Dominate the Tech Industry in 2015'. Did you know for example that due to the expansion of the Chinese technology market it will account for over 40% of the global technology industry. Also, Forbes est...

Category : Latest News

Author : admin

Published : 15-05-2015


The People Behind the Biggest Apps in the World- Infographic

Some of the wealthiest app developers in the world made millions and even billions from mobile messaging, gaming and social networking apps. This infographic explores these app developers and how they made their millions, plus how they choose to spen...

Category : Latest News

Author : admin

Published : 15-05-2015


Apps That Make Your Life Easier – Infographic

We all need things that will make our life easier. In a world with technology at the touch of our fingertips and advances in the digital age, we seek out things that will help us in our daily lives. Internet banking, Wi-Fi, portable tablets, Bluetoot...

Category : Latest News

Author : admin

Published : 15-05-2015


IrishApps: Gold Sponsor of OMiG Awards 2015

IrishApps were very proud to be one of two Gold Sponsors for the Online Marketing in Galway (OMiG) awards which took place in the Town Hall Theatre on April 8th of this year. Online Marketing in Galway (OMiG) was a fantastic initiative set up in A...

Category : Latest News

Author : Tara Keena

Published : 14-04-2015


Guide to App Development

So you have had a great idea that you know will revolutionise the software world, but how can you take this idea out of the concept stage and turn it into a fully functioning application? Follow this simple guide to help turn your software dreams int...

Category : Latest News

Author : Damien Mannion

Published : 24-03-2015


Innovating West

For those of you who missed out on this great event, here is a recap of some of the action. 8:30 Arrive and Register. In the process, bump into some very interesting people. Amongst these were individuals with start up ideas, as well as those who ...

Category : Latest News

Author : Sarah Standen

Published : 23-03-2015


Forced to answer the phone or suffer the consequences!

A new android app has been developed, it’s called ‘Ignore No More’. This app provides the parents the power to locks their child’s device. The parent can lock the child’s device until they hear back from the child. The app is easy to ins...

Category : Latest News

Author : admin

Published : 18-03-2015


Net Neutrality Lives On

For those of you who haven't heard, the FCC in the USA denied a bill which would see the end to net neutrality yesterday. This was after thousands of internet users across the globe expressed their opinions that net neutrality was essential for them...

Category : Latest News

Author : Shane Egan

Published : 27-02-2015


A New Smart Phone Operating System – Firefox OS.

  We've all heard of iPhones, Android devices and Windows phones, but have you heard about the new range of smart phones from Firefox? Yes, Firefox. The web browser. They're making smart phones now, but not just the phones, they've develop...

Category : Latest News

Author : Shane Egan

Published : 18-02-2015


People and their phones.

There are more phones than people in Ireland, and have been for quite a while now. Smart Phone ownership has risen significantly, paving the way for a higher demand for phone applications. The approximate figures have been shown in graph form below, ...

Category : Latest News

Author : Sarah Standen

Published : 09-02-2015


The move to Smart Phone

You’ve held on to your Nokia 3210 while others have continuously dropped or lost their successive models. You laughed at others when they spoke of new generation phones, declaring that all you ever needed a phone for was to make calls and maybe sen...

Category : Latest News

Author : Sarah Standen

Published : 09-02-2015


Tamagatchi apps

If anyone is old enough to remember the awful tamagatchi toys, be warned. They are back with a vengeance. There was a rumour that the original toys were created to convince teenage girls that bringing up a child is not that easy. To entrench this ...

Category : Latest News

Author : Sarah Standen

Published : 09-02-2015


Apps for Good Awards – The Next Generation of Developers

  These awards are given to British school goers who come up with app ideas, design, develop and market these ideas as well as manage to fight off the rest of the talented competition. The finalists for 2014 included a range of high qualit...

Category : Latest News

Author : Sarah Standen

Published : 09-02-2015