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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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ScientiaMobile Announces WURFL.js, a Free Service for Web Developers

Feb 24th, 2014

Today, ScientiaMobile, the company behind the popular WURFL Device Description Repository has announced WURFL.js, a globally available device detection application that allows websites to improve the user experience for mobile devices. Developers will just need to add a reference to the http://wurfljs.com/wurfl.js script in their pages, and a Javascript object representing a device make, model and form factor will be made available to them.

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Jon Arne Saeteraas Appointed VP of Innovation at ScientiaMobile

Feb 24th, 2014

ScientiaMobile Inc, the company behind WURFL, the Wireless Universal Resource FiLe, has appointed mobile-web expert Jon Arne Saeteraas as VP of Innovation. Jon Arne will be responsible for the design of new tools offered to mobile web developers worldwide, both free and commercial. Prior to this, Jon Arne Sæteraas was the Head of the Products and Innovation team at Mobiletech AS and recently launched WhateverWeb.com.

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ScientiaMobile Releases Version 1.5.1 of its WURFL API for Mobile Device Detection

Feb 24th, 2014

Today, ScientiaMobile has released version 1.5.1 of its WURFL API.  This new release further improves matching and recognition accuracy of new devices, operating systems, and browsers while refining many of the new functionalities found in the recent WURFL 1.5 API.

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