16 Apr 2014

Mobile Miscellany, 16th April 2014, Contribute to Developer Economics report, get down to a new type of hackathon, final chance to win a Nokia Lumia

In this miscellany: contribute to the Developer Economics report, get down to a new type of hackathon, final chance to win a Nokia Lumia.

Contribute to the 7th edition of the Developer Economics report 

We're always very keen to support this initiative, because it's a major contribution to understanding the ever-developing state of the mobile marketplace. Have a look, for example, at the 6th edition from earlier this year.

Gathering the information for this requires our input ... so, follow the link and tell our friends over at Vision Mobile stuff like ...
  • What's your take on the latest trends in app development
  • Which platform(s) should you choose to make money in today's competitive market
  • Which is the right revenue model for your apps 
  • What tools you are using
Have your say, make your contribution! That link again: http://bit.ly/1kq8WvF

Win a free place to DevLab LIVE, 9-11th May

A 3-day event bringing innovators from the startup, digital and developer communities together with big brands to build amazing solutions to real business challenges.

At Level 39 down at Canary Wharf - the event will kick off with a day of inspiring talks and workshops, followed by a two day hackathon and a big party on Friday night!

First two to get in touch with us at contact@mobilemonday.org.uk get the free places! More here.

Blackberry 10 - The Future for Developers, from 5pm on 10th June in London 

FREE to attend, you will hear all about BlackBerry 10 - update on the latest release of the OS, focus on some of the compelling features that developers can leverage when creating their apps, tools and SDKs, open and cross-platform mobile development & how to deploy within the Enterprise. Register here.

And it's last chance saloon to win a Nokia Lumia c/o Microsoft

The Microsoft UK Developer team are looking to get closer to you, so if you fill out their survey, you will have the chance to win the Nokia phone and all entrants get a free eBook sharing what Microsoft Research knows about human communications. It’s all here.

We will be in touch soon with details on our next event ... have a great bank holiday weekend.

19 Mar 2014

Mobile Miscellany, 19th March 2014, Win a Nokia Lumia 1020, Google Cloud Platform Roadshow and more ...

In this Miscellany: Win a Nokia Lumia 1020 Windows Phone from Microsoft, go behind the scenes with Google’s Cloud Platform Roadshow, The Mobile Academy Programme starts on Tuesday, IBM wants to power your new app with Watson … and more …

Google’s Cloud Platform Developer Roadshow will be in London on April 10th

Our wonderful annual supporters Google Cloud Platform are running a Roadshow which will be in London on April 10th – and there’s a good chance it will be followed by a MoMoLo event, so definitely a day to mark in your diary!

The Roadshow will kick off immediately following some major product announcements slated for March 25, and will visit 27 cities around the world. If you’d like to attend, register here.

In the Roadshow, Google will be talking about new approaches to computing that enable you to move beyond traditional divisions of PaaS and IaaS. They will also show their new developer experience that enables you to work more efficiently as you build, test, and deploy your code. This is a great opportunity to see behind the scenes of the world's biggest cloud and engage with the international Google Cloud Platform team. The Roadshow will also be in Manchester on April 9th.

Win a Nokia Lumia 1020

The Microsoft UK Developer team are looking to get closer to you, so if you fill out their survey, you will have the chance to win the Nokia phone and all entrants get a free eBook sharing what Microsoft Research knows about human communications. It’s all here.

Get to use IBM’s Watson Cognitive Engine 

IBM are inviting you to pitch your idea for the next ground-breaking Watson-powered mobile app. Watson is their cognitive engine. Three lucky winners be granted access to Watson and the resources to build their app. Apply here.

The Mobile Academy starts on Tuesday & runs for 10 weeks, 2 evenings a week

Here is your last chance to grab a place for our 4th Academy and learn what is means to create great mobile experiences from industry experts across business, design and technology. Get to the heart of the mobile scene, meet collaborators from a range of different backgrounds and give yourself a real chance for success. See what alumni say about it here.

We co-host this CPD accredited Programme with UCL at their Shoreditch venue – IDEA London. More info: themobileacademy.org.uk. Don’t forget your 20% off: code: Momolo. Registration is here.

Free and Discounted Places for API Strategy & Practice, March 26-28, Amsterdam

Bringing together the Who’s Who from the API economy, this conference is focused around the value of (Web) APIs, covering technological aspects as well as strategy, business models and successful case studies. Read more here.

We have five free tickets to give away (value EUR 499) to the first people that email apiconference@3scale.net. If you don’t get one of those there is 30% off here.

FinTech Week, Starting March 24th

A 10 day celebration of innovation in financial services. Mobile payments, Mobile banking, Bitcoin, crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending, forex, insurance innovation and regulation are just some of the topics that will be covered in mini-conferences, meetups and events.

Mobile Monday Members can benefit from a 30% by using the discount code: MOMO1. Don’t miss out on the biggest line-up of Start-ups and large financial enterprises London has ever seen. Space is limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

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That’s more than enough for one Miscellany! More on the 10th April event soon …

Jo