Our Adventures in Alpha Land podcasts are getting a great reception. We’ve received many requests for complete transcripts, so people can share key passages in emails by copying and pasting from the transcript. After some searching and experimenting, we found…

Gartner’s Market Guide for Rapid Mobile App Development Tools Includes Alpha Software

Rapid Mobile App Development Tools (RMAD) Help Enterprises Speed Development This week, Gartner analysts Richard Marshall, Nick Jones and Jason Wong released a report aimed at helping the market better understand the changing world of business application development, and identifying…

Mobile may seem to be conquering the business world, but in 2015, most firms will under-invest in mobile business apps, with dire consequences for them. That’s what Forrester predicts in its latest report, “Predictions 2015: Most Firms Will Underinvest in…

Alpha Software Identifies 7 Critical Features for Great Mobile Apps

Developing Mobile Apps? Here Are 7 Critical Features to Keep in Mind Organizations continue to pour effort and money into developing mobile apps at an increasingly fervent rate. However, many of these apps miss key features that distinguish a great…

The third episode of Adventures in Alpha Land is now available for your listening pleasure. In this episode I interview David Kates, an Alpha Anywhere developer who has made the transition from MS Access to Alpha. We discuss his background…

Use these Metrics To Ensure your Mobile Apps are Five-Star Winners

Determining the success of mobile apps and your broader enterprise mobile app strategy often seems more dependent on guesswork than on objective measures. But a new report from Forrester, “Measuring Mobile Apps,” recommends a variety of objective metrics to help…

New this week in Alpha Anywhere: Delay Rendering Embedded Components, Google Maps in a List and More

As usual, it was another busy week here at Alpha Software headquarters as our development team was hard at work bringing Alpha Anywhere users a continuous stream of new features and updates to help streamline the mobile app development process….

The second episode of Adventures in Alpha Land is now available for your listening pleasure. In this episode Selwyn Rabins, Dan Bricklin and I philosophize about the best approach to building a set of demo apps. Our ultimate goal is…

Why do people use Twitter?

Webinar — Twitter Strategies for Alpha Developers Thursday, November 20, 2014 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM EST This webinar will guide you in basic to intermediate strategies for using Twitter. You will learn how to track trends in web and…

American Pools – Largest Pool Management and Construction Company in N. America Dives Right in with Alpha Anywhere 3.0

  Since its official release in the few weeks we have been gratified to hear about the results that our customers have been getting with Alpha Anywhere 3.0  Here is another example of what our customers are saying that we…