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Peter Yared Contributor Peter Yared is a co-founder and the CTO at Sapho. More posts by this contributor Microsoft’s slow creep back into mobile Why app development is going micro

Peter Yared is a co-founder and the CTO at Sapho.

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Microsoft’s slow creep back into mobile

Despite an early lead with Windows Mobile and Windows CE -- and spending billions on Nokia’s mobile business -- Microsoft has been on its heels in the mobile device market since the one-two punch of

Software is due for a bundling event

We are approaching a new phase of enterprise software, where every niche of Software-as-a-Service has been filled and cloud companies are being consolidated into larger companies. Markets have a tende

Why app development is going micro

Application development has long been fraught with peril: Projects become bloated, expensive and never ship. The “micro” trend in application development is focused on delivering bottoms-up, simpl

The Rise And Fall Of The Full Stack Developer

It seems as though everyone in tech today is infatuated with the full-stack developer. Full stack may have been possible in the Web 2.0 era, but a new generation of startups is emerging, pushing the l

Why Are PC Sales Up And Tablet Sales Down?

When iPads first came out, they were hailed as the undoing of the PC. Finally, a cheap and reliable computing device for the average user instead of the complicated, quirky PC. After a few years of st

BMW Vs. Tesla: A Real Live Innovator’s Dilemma

Elon Musk has defined the standard for a future mass-produced electric car – it must cost around $40,000, have a range of 200 miles, and be comparable to a BMW 3 series. BMW is now delivering its ne

Google’s Push Past Search

As a recent analysis indicated, Google’s traditional search is not working on mobile as well as it did on the desktop web. Sifting through organic search results on a mobile device is a sub-optimal