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5 Things Brands May Not Know About Android

Did you know that Android is running on more than 85% of smartphones globally? Learn more about the growing ecosystem powered by Google.

3 Takeaways from Google I/O 2017

GoogleÕs major developer conference, Google I/O, was chock full of useful information. Check out Bottle RocketÕs webinar to recap the top developments.

Engineering Jedi: iOS10 – The 4s Awakens

Think you only have to worry about the latest iPhone resolutions and aspect ratios when developing an app? Think again.

Google I/O 2017 Predictions

There is a killer feature coming in iOS 12. It could change how users interact with your app forever - for better if you adopt it, for worse if you don't. Spoiler alert: it's not the memojies.

5 Ways to Craft the Ideal App Experience

Does your companyÕs mobile app experience need upgrading? WeÕve got tips and takeaways from experts in the field. See how you can improve with our five tips.

How Broadcasters Can Use AWE to Address Roku SDK Changes

Already built on Roku's new SDK, AWE was developed for easy configuration - broadcasters only need to brand and skin their app.

App Rating Changes in iOS 10.3 Update

Apple's recent changes to iOS and the App Store alters the way users review and submit feedback. Find out what we've done to prepare.

SXSW 2017: The Big Stuff

Art directors, client and sales executives, and our top brass absorbed all they could. Get their top takeaways from SXSW 2017 here.

MWC Barcelona 2017: Jamon, Chaos, and Mobility

Couldn't make it to MWC Barcelona? We can catch you up with the first-person experience of Director of Strategy and Design (EMEA), Greg Flory.

Understand Mobile and Web Testing with Bottle Rocket QA

Learn about low-friction development environments - what they are, their benefits, best practices, and more - from our iOS Architect.

Enhanced AWE platform accelerates content providers’ Roku rollouts

Roku just got a major upgrade thanks to Bottle RocketÕs enhanced AWE app framework. Content owners can now enjoy an enhanced multiscreen experience.

QSR Mobile Experiences Customers Want

Three key takeaways for mobile app loyalty with SPG Keyless. See what we found to be the most important features and functions for mobile app loyalty.

Talking Digital Loyalty with Urban Airship

Virtual Reality is expected to be an $80 billion industry by 2025. A lot will change, but these success factors wont - for another year or two

Award-Winning TVE Platform AWE Innovates Through Roku

Judy Johnson, sits down to answer some questions about Bottle RocketÕs award-winning TVE platform AWE.

Tethered Heartstrings – The Emotional Side of VR

Equipped with powerful new processors and new features open to developers, what should brands know about the iPhone 7 & Apple Watch Series 2?

What’s Next in In-app Purchases | A Mini-Hackathon Recap

Discover the latest from our recent mini-hackathon about in-app purchases.

Virtual Reality is Here – Why Now?

Discover more about John Sanford's visit to his elementary Alma Mater and how he gave back to his former school district.

Low-Friction Development Environments

Learn about low-friction development environments - what they are, their benefits, best practices, and more - from our iOS Architect.

Now in Apple TV’s Universal Search – The Hallmark Channel

Apple TV updated Siri to search for content in select apps earlier in the year, Hallmark Channel is the latest addition. See more about the addition and our AWE platform here.

Key Success Factors of VR – So Far

Virtual Reality is expected to be an $80 billion industry by 2025. A lot will change, but these success factors wont - for another year or two

TechWeek Recap – the Future of AR and VR

Bottle Rocket takes innovation so seriously, that we carve out time every year to participate in large and small-scale hackathons. See why theyÕre helpful and real world applications here.

Develop for the Future: Reducing Technical Debt

Developing with the future in mind may take additional time in the present, but it can save you a lot of time and money in the future.

TechWeek Recap: from Smartphones to Smart Cities

We've put a lot of hard work into our QA automation process and we wanted an automation lab that was just as awesome.

Reaching All Screens: Solving the Video Service Conundrum

The Appy Awards celebrate and acknowledge creativity and excellence in app design. Winners will be announced Wednesday, May 17 in New York.

Coca-Cola Freestyle and Mary Kay Win at the 2016 W3 Awards

We're proud to announce that both Coca-Cola Freestyle and Mary Kay myCustomers apps won at the 11th annual W3 Awards.

Exploratory Testing – It’s a Team Event

As part of Civil War Week, HISTORYå¨ Digital is releasing an updated version of the award-winning The Civil War Today iPad app developed by Bottle Rocket.

Hello Again – Apple Event Recap

The Apple event last week featured a major update for the Apple TV and introduced long-awaited hardware updates for the MacBook Pro line.

Virtual Reality is here. How should your brand activate today?

For the final day of Google I/O, we wanted to take a moment and share a few favorite updates and pieces of technology that our developers saw during their final day of Google I/O.

Why Brands Should Optimize for Google Assistant

Google Assistant will rely on what it knows about you, your products / services, and relevance to an immediate need. Find out how to prepare.

Google VR: What Does Daydream Mean for Brands?

At Bottle Rocket, we occasionally take time to focus on exploring new technologies. We call these ÒHack WeeksÓ and they generally consist of small teams meeting for an hour or two each day to try out some new ideas.

Quality Assurance Automation

Daydream is the next generation of mobile virtual reality headsets. Learn more about the HMD and what it means for brands in the future.

Bottle Rocket at 360iDev: CoreAnimation Using Swift Playgrounds

Watch Russel Mirabelli's presentation on better CoreAnimation with Swift given at the 360iDev developer conference.

Beyond Music, AirPods, and UX

We've had some time to think about the event, and we've noticed something interesting about Apple's new focus.

iPhone 7 & Apple Watch Series 2: What You Need to Know

Equipped with powerful new processors and new features open to developers, what should brands know about the iPhone 7 & Apple Watch Series 2?

5 Key Takeaways for Brands from WWDC 2016

Hidden amidst Apple's announcements is the emergence of a new theme: extensions are the new apps. Learn about extensions and more in our key takeaways.

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