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Dec 13, 2012
The rapid ascent of handheld devices as a platform for software development has created an entire industry of new tools. One type provides services to developers such as monitoring usage, pushing updates or ads to deployed apps, and providing cloud storage.
The other type of tool provides the nuts and bolts for writing and developing mobile apps, and these are the focus of the Jolt Awards, which Dr. Dobb's gives out annually in six categories. Here are three finalists, two Jolt Productivity Award winners and the Jolt Award for top product.