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NY Times cites WURFL analysis of Facebook’s in-App browser

Apr 29th, 2016

NY Times Technology writer Farhad Manjoo wrote in his article:

“Facebook now derives the vast majority of its revenue from mobile ads. Its sales are growing at a breathtaking clip. People now spend more time on the Facebook app than doing anything else on their phones. Facebook’s embedded web browser — which opens if you click a web link from within the Facebook app — is now used to access nearly as many web pages as the included web browsers on Android and iOS, according to a report by the research firm ScientiaMobile.”

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Splunk and Talend Users Can Now Identify over 40,000 Mobile Devices and Analyze Web Traffic With WURFL InSight

Mar 8th, 2016

Reston, VA., March 8, 2016/PRNewswire/ — ScientiaMobile has launched its WURFL InSight modules for Splunk and Talend which enhances Web logs with up-to-date information regarding devices and their capabilities. Leveraging a new high-speed architecture, WURFL InSight for Splunk and Talend provides device intelligence about mobile smartphones, tablets and other devices visiting your website.

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ScientiaMobile Releases Open-Source Version of Its Popular WURFL Cloud Client

Jun 22nd, 2015

ScientiaMobile has released an open-source version of its WURFL Cloud client so that developers can smoothly integrate device detection into their own projects.  With this open and flexible approach, developers can use the easy-to-maintain WURFL Cloud solution within their own project for mobile optimization or analytics purposes.  This release is in keeping with ScientiaMobile’s open-source heritage and its commitment to a developer-friendly approach.

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ScientiaMobile Selected as a Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

Jun 8th, 2015

Red Herring has selected ScientiaMobile as a winner of the Top 100 North America award, recognizing the leading private startup companies for innovations and technologies across their respective industries.

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ScientiaMobile Releases Version 1.6 of its WURFL API for Mobile Device Detection

Apr 13th, 2015

Today, ScientiaMobile has released version 1.6 of its WURFL API.  This new version improves matching logic and significantly boosts the accuracy and performance of WURFL. Likewise, the new capabilities of “is_phone” and “is_app_webview” will help developers design code that categorizes and targets devices capable of making phone calls or web sessions launched by an app.

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ScientiaMobile Launches Business Edition of Its Popular WURFL.js Device Detection Solution

Mar 12th, 2015

ScientiaMobile has launched a business-grade version of its popular WURFL.js Community Edition device detection solution called WURFL.js Business Edition.  Web programmers can use a short javascript snippet in their HTML to access over 20 device capabilities that are supplied by ScientiaMobile’s highly responsive and reliable cloud-based Device Description Repository (DDR).

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ScientiaMobile Releases WURFL OnSite Device Detection API for Scala Programming Language

Mar 11th, 2015

ScientiaMobile has launched a new version of its popular WURFL OnSite API written to support the Scala programming language. Mobile web developers are increasingly using the Scala language. Now, Scala developers can natively integrate WURFL OnSite to provide critical device intelligence for mobile web optimization and device analytics services. WURFL for Scala is offered under ScientiaMobile’s commercial license.

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ScientiaMobile Launches Quarterly MOVR Report Describing Mobile Web Usage Around the World

Sep 9th, 2014

Today, ScientiaMobile has launched its MOVR (the Mobile Overview Report – available here) to provide mobile web developers and other mobile stakeholders with critical statistics about the state of the mobile Web and the mobile device market across the globe. Building on its expertise with WURFL, the industry’s leading device detection solution, ScientiaMobile will publish MOVR and a corresponding open data set on a quarterly basis to outline important trends about mobile device usage and their capabilities.

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ScientiaMobile Offers WURFL Image Tailor for Easy to Use Mobile Image Resizing

Jun 17th, 2014

Today, ScientiaMobile, the company behind the popular WURFL Device Description Repository, has launched WURFL Image Tailor (WIT), Community Edition. This service is designed for front-end Web developers who want an easy, fast, and reliable way to resize images based on the type of device accessing their web sites. This highly available cloud-based service is offered to the community of web developers without charge.

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ScientiaMobile Launches WURFL InFuze Device Detection Modules for Node.js and Python

Jun 12th, 2014

Scientia Mobile has released two new modules for its WURFL InFuze device detection solution that provide support for the Node.js and Python development platforms. Built upon WURFL InFuze’s high-performance C++ API, these modules return accurate device descriptions and capabilities that can be used with applications which need to handle a mobile dimension. Content services can deliver a web experience that is optimized to a user’s specific device. Data analysis applications can include analysis of mobile traffic to existing reporting tools.

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