Blog

Filter

  • General
  • WURFL products
  • Use Cases
  • platforms
  • resources

Archives

Recent Posts

Detect Smartphones vs. Basic Phones On Your Website

Sep 18th, 2018

Businesses need to detect smartphones for mobile optimization and advertising purposes. However, what people considered a smartphone in 2010 is very different than what it is today. ScientiaMobile’s WURFL device detection applies a dynamic definition of what is a smartphone. You can start using our “is_smartphone” virtual capability to test, identify, and target smartphones. WURFL gives you peace of mind that the definition of smartphones will evolve over time and not require the involvement of your developers.

Read More

Changes in Brazilian Smartphone Usage: 2015 Q1 vs. 2018 Q1 Comparison

Apr 24th, 2018

Brazil is a country full of change and increasing global impact, which is why we decided to focus on Brazil for our 2018 Q1 Mobile Overview Report (MOVR). We took a look a the top 10 smartphones and the top manufacturers, then and now, to see what trends we could find over the past three years.

Read More

Keeping Smartphones Smart

Feb 28th, 2018

At ScientiaMobile, we take pride in having the highest quality device detection solution available which is why we are constantly keeping pace with the changing mobile landscape (so you don’t have to). [Check out our Mobile Overview Report for up-to-date mobile analytics]. More than four

Read More

Most Used Chipsets: Samsung and Apple Smartphones

Aug 1st, 2017

Samsung Chipsets

It’s no secret that Samsung uses both its own Exynos chipset as well as Qualcomm’s Snapdragon. Our most recent MOVR (Mobile Overview Report) 2017 Q2, found various versions of the Exynos chipsets account for 73%, whereas Snapdragon accounts for 24%.

Read More

Smartphone Screen Size Trend

Jul 28th, 2017

Shifts in Screen Size Trend

Anyone who has purchased a mobile phone in the last decade has marveled at the reversal in trends when it comes to size. Long gone are the days when Nokia dominated the feature phone market and smaller meant better. Anyone remember the Nokia 8210? Of course, that was before mobile web browsing was a feasible or enjoyable experience.

Read More

Israel Smartphone Usage: 2017 Q1

Apr 25th, 2017

Israel’s smartphone usage follows several larger global trends. For example, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is the country’s most popular phone, with 7% of smartphone usage. The S5 is rather old in smartphone terms. This age points to larger issues with Samsung’s recent launch of the S8. The S7 and S7 Edge (both at 5%) are growing and are the next most popular Android devices.

Read More

5 Cosas Principales que Debe Saber Sobre los Usuarios Móviles en México

Dec 6th, 2016

  1. Mayor uso de teléfonos inteligentes (Smartphones)

    En comparación con los Estados Unidos, México tiene un porcentaje más alto de usuarios de teléfonos inteligentes que los EE.UU en un dos por

Read More

This Holiday Season, Convert More Mobile Traffic into Sales

Nov 29th, 2016

The holiday season is right around the corner and more shoppers will shop on their smartphones or tablets than physical retailers for the first time ever. M-commerce sales will account for the bulk of holiday purchases totaling more than $67 Billion.

Read More

Use HAProxy to Load Balance by Smartphone or Tablet

Nov 28th, 2016

HAProxy provides flexible and scalable software-based load balancing. And now with the WURFL InFuze for HAProxy module, you can quickly inject WURFL’s device intelligence into HAProxy’s load balancing logic.

Read More

Top 5 Things to Know about Mexico’s Mobile Users

Nov 8th, 2016

1. Higher Smartphone Usage
Compared to the U.S., Mexico has a higher percentage of smartphone users than the U.S. by two percent. However, when we compared the amount of tablet usage, Mexico was slightly behind the U.S. by two percent. Overall, Mexico and the U.S. have a very similar form factor with almost no feature phone usage.

Read More