Apps, Hybrid Apps & Web Apps
The development of apps with web technologies (HTML5 Apps) allows with a one time software development effort the support of the most popular platforms (iOS, Android, Windows Phone). These apps - we call them hybrid apps - will be deployed through app stores like native apps. App development with web technologies leads to less software development and maintenance costs. Interested? Contact us!!
NFC Apps - Is Apple the Key to Success?
With the launch of the new iPhone 6 mobile phones also Apple started to support NFC (Near Field Communication). Is the time ready to develop apps which will use NFC to communicate securely between two devices?
DNAWeightControl - a new app developed by hippopunk
The DNAWeightControl App is the companion app for the DNAWeightControl test - a genetical analysis of the metabolism based on the DNA. The app is available for download in the Apple App Store and Google Play. The iOS app and the Android app have been developed with the same source code.
What is the cost of an app development?
The development cost of an app which will support the most important mobile platforms (Android, iOS, Windows Phone) differs significantly depending on the functionality of the app and the used technology. What does this mean in numbers?
Native Apps with PhoneGap (Apache Cordova)
PhoneGap (Apache Cordova) is a tool which is becoming a standard in the market to develop native apps with HTML5. These hybrid apps will be deployed through app stores. With pleasure we will advise you whether such a solution fits also for you.
Developing Web Apps with AngularJS
The new EuroAirport app - developed by hippopunk
The new EuroAirport app has been developped by hippopunk. It is available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone. All three apps have been developped with the same source code. This leads to significantly less development cost.
App Development with Web Technologies?
Our cartoon explains why it makes sense to develop apps with web technologies. Have a good time watching it!
More Than Responsive Websites
The development of responsive website is becoming an actual standard. A website has to adapt automatically to each device. Tools like “Bootstrap” make this possible. To go further than having only a responsive design, an optimized user experience for each device is necessary. This is where we need web apps!
More about hippopunk!
hippopunk is a Swiss software development and consulting company which is based in Muttenz (Basel). The focus of hippopunk is the software development of native HTML5 apps and mobile websites. The consulting of software development projects and the definition of IT strategies are additional services. To learn about who is behind “hippopunk”, please visit the “About” section.