Feeling powerless and frustrated by the refugee situation in Sweden, Tobias Rosman and Emma Rosman decided to take action. This campaign included a dedicated microsite, a digital newsletter sent out to 50% of Swisscom’s Android user base, a text-messaging campaign, social media updates, and discounts for customers using Google Direct Carrier Billing to make their payments. After developing Mememtum, an Android app that helps detect neurological disorders, Taniwa has increased revenue by 60% and Mememtum has been tested by over 1,000 patients. “We’re delighted with the app’s performance on Android. In 5 years 750,000 tablets have been sold, and Clementoni is now the leader of the children’s tablets sector in Italy, with 55% market share. The demand for trained Android developer professionals consequently remains strong. See how Syrian developer Mojahed Akil created Gherbtna, an Android app to help him and his fellow refugees to navigate their new life in Turkey. This is key to fulfilling his ambitions for HotelOga, which include expanding into the remaining African markets in the near future. Gaming reached new heights, battery life lasted longer and NFC support spawned a whole new category of apps. Thanks to its new business model, the company has transformed its internal roles and established links with external consultants, to create a 25-strong team. This allows us to focus on the unique experience our products offer.” For a company with innovation at its core, Android’s flexibility is an invaluable part of the development process. We like Android because it’s the platform that allows us to introduce products to market the fastest. “We’re now established in 150 countries – and in Brazil and the USA, we’re among the market leaders in the mobile app sector.” To date, more than 15 million photographers – over 50% of whom are Android users – have downloaded EyeEm and can now share their images with an extensive worldwide community of photographers. “Android helps us focus on making the user experience better, on creating innovative features, and creating value for our members.” BlaBlaCar’s goal is to turn every single car on the road into a BlaBlaCar, and with Android on board, the company will continue to innovate along the way. Android helps us channel our innovation by always adapting and improving, which leaves us room to create distinctive smart devices that are affordable and accessible. Our biggest dream for the future is that we stop wasting food entirely. “Android has been helpful in growing in international markets because user acquisition is much easier,” says Erdem. While searching for investors, Ida found an ally in Hans, an entrepreneur from Berlin. “Our average cost per acquisition in Android has been around 30–40% lower than other platforms.”. In 2015, the company developed the Android One 4G smartphone – a competitively priced high-performance smartphone that has become the most popular Android smartphone in Turkey. This openness enables the Bullitt team to build highly customized products to suit different customer needs. “For most people, their phone contains their life: their contacts, pictures and videos, and they use it for up to 10 hours a day.” Vertu’s in-house development team uses the Android operating system, customising the platform for Vertu’s growing global customer base, adding apps and features that complement modern affluent lifestyles. Gifted Mom is an app developed in Cameroon which provides users with basic, yet critical information about pregnancy, breastfeeding and child vaccinations. In 2015, the company entered the highly competitive mobile market with its own Android smartphone, Marshall London, which oozes quality from its design to its sound. A virtual handshake that has ’s created over 20’000 very real connections. Paweł Kozak-Raszkowski, Owner, Ola & Olo, Android helps Peak Games grow revenue and expand into new markets. Without Android there would be no Fuelio, and without Fuelio I wouldn’t have the job I do now. “And that means we’re able to keep improving the service we provide.”. Our first target was to sell the phone in 30 markets and Google is helping us to achieve this goal. Google’s two-year update guarantee has played a tremendous role in this success. As one of the first automakers in Europe to integrate Android Auto into their cars, Å KODA is able to offer an unparalleled level of connectivity to European drivers. Android Developer Story: Gifted Mom reaches more mothers across Africa with Android 19 November 2015 Posted by Lily Sheringham, Google Play team. I knew Android had the widest reach out there, with over one billion users, which is massive. Android and Material Design helped to make the app accessible and intuitive to end users, while Google Play’s beta testing programme enabled Olivier to invite people worldwide to test the app, helping to get it right from the first public version. Speed is the most important thing for our company. “Vertu customers appreciate the quality of the product and the lifestyle services that come with it, but they also require a high-performance phone with cutting-edge technology,” says Jon Stanley, Vertu’s Head of PR. Learn how Android enabled Silent Circle to successfully bring a truly unique smartphone to market while drastically cutting development times. That means players need to be able to engage meaningfully with a game even if they only have a few minutes to spare. With the help of Android, Pola has grown from the seed of an idea into a powerful tool in the hands of the consumer, and Grzegorz is excited to see where the journey will lead in the future. “To help us exceed ever-growing customer expectations, we need to deliver continuous innovation, which would not be possible without the support of a flexible operating system,” says Cristian Iacob, Marketing Manager. The Pola app helps shoppers in Poland find information about the origin of any product simply by scanning its barcode. “We use Android because it’s open source,” says Olivier Hebert, Chief Technology Officer at Fairphone. The app that moves so fast it needs a crash helmet. Years later, whilst working as a consultant for the Danish Association for the Blind, he had an idea: what if you could connect the blind and partially sighted with a network of sighted volunteers via a live video call? Today, Samurai Siege makes around $45,000 a day. Adrian Kajda, Developer and Product Manager, Fuelio, GiftedMom uses Android to provide lifesaving information. I learnt about this certification last year in 2017 when I was learning Android Development. This is the story of Too Good To Go. It was around that time that I got to learn about Google developer technologies, especially Android. We have launched a new smartphone with a social network specially created for children and a virtual reality viewer. Å KODA uses Android Auto to bring connectivity to the road. Gregorio is now on a mission to transform cities around the world. I knew that if we could get technology to work for women, it would have a huge impact in the world. The company intends to make myABCKit available to all children aged between three and seven who want to learn in a fun and personalised way, which is why they have launched the product on Android: “Schools are a major part of our business and many of them have invested in Android tablets which they regularly use during lessons,” she says. This is the story of Visualfy. When Vincenzo Colucci saw his friend playing scratch cards at a bar in his hometown of Manfredonia in southern Italy, he came up with an idea. Without the costs of licensing or developing an operating system, Zound Industries was able to create and sell its own specialized Android device. “Thanks to Android’s ease of use and versatility, we can develop proprietary functionality without the need to invest our own resources in basic development," says Hannu. Developed by NGO Klub Jagielloński as part of its “Code for Poland” initiative, Pola gives consumers the power to easily identify locally produced products by seeing information about where manufacturers are based and operate. David Purón, Vice President of Engineering, Blackphone. Based on previous shop purchases, the app also suggests additional items and makes lists shareable with other users. Android 2.3 Gingerbread. Managing Director Muzaffer Gölcü explains: “Google has changed our lives. An app seemed like the easiest way for people to get involved. Android has helped toymaker Clementoni boost app sales and grow its market share in the children’s tablet sector to 55%. DJiT then decided to adopt the entire Google ecosystem, including the Android Platform, Google Play, App Engine and Google Apps for Business. The Listonic developers have over time learned to deal with the challenges of fragmentation in the Android ecosystem. Emmy is an app-based, eco-friendly, electric scooter-sharing company that gives Berlin access to an alternative way around the city. Thanks to Android we can compete with the major technology companies without having to employ 1,000 people. Manel Alcaide, co-founder of Visualfy, Spain, We’re fascinated by the possibilities of technology, to be able to do something so meaningful, Emma Rosman, CEO and Co-founder Welcome App. By encouraging competition, it has led to more affordable devices, and it offers versatility, comfort and incredible experiences for end users,” says Cristian. The combination of high-quality products, rapid development and excellent communication has been the secret to Everytap’s success. With iOS, for example, the minimum period is at least three weeks,” says Szymon Pepliński, Co-owner and CTO of HotelOga. Ola & Olo is a developer of mobile games and apps for children. Kairosoft Co.,Ltd. John Earner, CEO and Co-Founder, Space Ape Games, Taniwa uses Android to help detect neurological disorders. According to Adam, working with Android has been crucial in enabling his business to connect with new users and explore different opportunities. There weren’t much Android phones yet but I had believed Android will be the future. The only programme for me is Android, because it’s the only platform that enables you to do whatever you want. Ida had the idea that through a mobile device, women could gain an understanding into their menstrual cycle, and a liberating insight into how their bodies work. GiftedMom is now starting to make a real difference in rural communities across Cameroon. Just two weeks after myABCKit was launched in the market, it already had 180 parents and 200 children registered. I want to leverage this to have five million users across the continent in the next three years.” After a successful launch on Google Play, Conrad is hoping they can take GiftedMom even further. The app, designed in 2013 to help with early detection of neurological disorders, replicates the tests that neurologists conduct on patients during consultations. I decided in 2012 to move to a different company to focus on mobile app development. Bangalore-based redBus.in chose Android to deliver a superior travel experience to millions of daily bus riders in India. After choosing to develop its app on Android, 65% of Everytap’s downloads have occurred on the open platform. Google Play Console. General Mobile used to launch 10–15 products a year, but then it radically changed its strategy and decided to launch just two to three products each year, with a shelf-life of two to three years. Android’s openness has helped BlaBlaCar streamline the development process, so it can prioritise on improving customer experience. Watch how Vietnamese developer DivMob introduced sub-dollar pricing in various markets to achieve a 300% increase in daily transactions. Lazzus, the augmented reality and geo-positioning app for the visually impaired, is the brainchild of Pedro Javier, CEO of cutting-edge technology company NeoSenTec. After these two apps, I started developing more apps and publishing them on Google Play Store. More recently, they have started using the Android platform to develop new products such as the ClemPad, a tablet for preschool children which includes parental controls. Android Developer Story: Outfit7 — Building an entertainment company with Google 18 March 2015 Posted by Leticia Lago, Google Play team. Which brings up another interesting point; even if you’re not currently looking for an Android developer position, perhaps you should consider doing so! Konrad Bergström, Founder and President, Zound Industries, Swisscom leverages Google Direct Carrier Billing to drive revenues. This is a truly remarkable achievement when compared against the competition. Android is an open platform, enabling OEMs to harness Google's engineering power, while creating opportunities for businesses to reinvent themselves. If Android didn’t exist, we wouldn’t have grown so much, or so fast. Moreover, development on Android OS allowed us to shorten our development cycle by 25%, which is a huge amount, given the kind of labour-intensive development required to make high-end smartphones like ours,” explains Bläker. Since being introduced in November 2015, it has been downloaded over 200,000 times and has around 5,000 daily users. And thanks to cutting-edge software, update issues have been resolved and battery usage has been reduced. Your staff members can have a variety of game-related professions, from programmer to sound engineer. By encouraging competition, it has led to more affordable devices, and it offers versatility, comfort and incredible experiences for end users. Android app and the start of his development company Smart Launcher Srl. Android has brought massive changes to the global technology and communications market. Thanks to Android, we developed new products and strengthened our leadership in the toy industry, growing in foreign markets as well. The company started to design and create educational electronic toys in the early 1980s. To date, the free version of Smart Launcher has received a staggering 15 million downloads, while the pro version has received a further 200,000. “This kind of growth has been unexpected, but it means I now get to work with other developers, which is very exciting.” For Vincenzo, being a developer is about more than coding, it’s about having the freedom to create something new. In 2011, I bought my first Android phone: a Nexus S and subscribed to a Globe postpaid plan. “Before Android, we had to maintain and evolve our own operating system. “We’re the first app to offer a complete service – from matching to payment.” The app has transformed the user experience by speeding up the matching process from 24 hours to just two, and by enabling parents to make last-minute requests up to 30 minutes before they need a babysitter. Thanks to its success in the smartphone sector, in which Android plays a central role, Bullitt has doubled in size year on year, and this growth looks set to continue as it seeks to enter new segments. Inviting constant feedback from their customers, they use Android to quickly adapt and improve the service, and remain well ahead of the competition. In our case, it enables us to use the device’s sensors to take health readings.” José Luis also likes Android because he says the devices are more affordable and therefore accessible to more people. Archos produces high-end consumer electronics for the European market, including tablets, smartphones and other devices. You can check out my apps at https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=Jomar+Tigcal or in my Google Play Developer Page. Testament to Listonic’s popularity, the app has been downloaded almost one million times and its content rating on Google Play has risen from 4.1 to 4.8 in the last 12 months. Google has changed our lives. This is important for a company that depends heavily on user experience. “My goal was to make it as accessible as possible. Android has paved the way for the smartphone revolution with a global market share of 72.6% in 2019, according to an industry report. They can also use this platform to licence their work, thereby converting their passion for photography into money. Android and Google Play let Wooga iterate its games with incredible speed, enabling the success hits such as Diamond Dash, Jelly Splash, and Pearl’s Peril. Discover how Android gives the developers at HotelOga the the ability to respond directly to their users’ needs, as well as reach a wide audience in a quick timeframe. “With smartphone penetration, we can actually provide people with lifesaving information,” says Alain. By contrast, says David, working from nothing would have taken years. We plan to keep making accessible games for that audience.”. Without a team of talented developers and the commitment of PEOPLE that drive and continuously improve its product, businesses can not truly thrive. The best way for developers to take advantage of the improvement is to use FLP to get location information. This is the story of Welcome App. When BlaBlaCar founder Frédéric Mazzella left too late to book train tickets home one Christmas, his sister agreed to drive him from Paris to the family home 300 miles away. However, when it comes to core business, Swisscom has faced some challenges in recent years with stagnating and slightly declining revenues. Allview attributes 85% of its exponential annual growth to Android. “Android and the whole Android ecosystem give you the freedom to do whatever you want. Information about your use of our site is shared with Google for that purpose. Developing the app on Android meant he could reach the greatest number of people and create the biggest environmental impact. This year, I’m also planning to take the Associate Android Developer Exam and earn the certification. The company’s aim is to sell the devices that it developed within the Android One program in more than 30 markets. He started developing the app in August 2011 and released a paid version a year later. This is the story of Emmy. Game Dev Story is a simulation video game developed by Kairosoft and published by SNK for Microsoft Windows, iOS, Android, and Nintendo Switch.It was released for Windows in April 1997, on iOS and Android on October 9, 2010, for Windows Phone on July 6, 2015, [citation needed] and on Nintendo Switch on October 11, 2017. Android has led to a 60% increase in the company’s revenue due to the huge demand for software for this operating system from third parties: “Since we started selling our services using Android, orders have been flooding in. “This year we have completely revitalised our range of tablets. Electronics under the Marshall brand possibilities of our site is shared with Google developer technologies, especially Android GiftedMom Android. Entrepreneur from Berlin a Nexus s and subscribed to a Globe postpaid plan within three months so much more just... 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