DeviceAnywhere, the industry leading provider of technological solutions to streamline mobile content creation, certification and customer satisfaction, and Mobile Monday, the open community of mobile industry visionaries, developers and influencers, are partnering on a new initiative to offer developers 20 hours of free access to the award-winning DeviceAnywhere Test Center™ product.
MoMo members will be able to remotely access and interact with over two thousand devices, such as the Apple iPad and Android Motorola Droid X, on over 28 different carrier networks worldwide. These devices are accessible remotely over the Internet, allowing users to interact in real time to ensure all development, porting, testing, and monitoring needs are met. The DeviceAnywhere service uses actual, physical handsets to provide developers with the same experiences as having the devices in hand.
Available to all Mobile Monday members* located in over 100 cities worldwide this promotion aims to support the development of the next-generation of mobile content, services and applications across the globe.
This new initiative follows DeviceAnywhere’s participation and support of the Mobile Monday Global Summit in Helsinki which was attended by five hundred of the most influential people in mobile, including representatives from Nokia, Ericsson, Motorola, RIM, and Skype.
Faraz Syed, founder and CEO, DeviceAnywhere said: “We’re delighted to be working with Mobile Monday on this project to provide better opportunities for its members to streamline the creation of their mobile services, applications and content on our live devices located across the world. Both of our organisations play a pivotal role in today’s fast evolving mobile ecosystem and this is natural partnership for us to forge as we both seek to promote innovation and creativity in the industry.”
Jari Tammisto, CEO and President, Mobile Monday Oy, continues: “Mobile Monday members globally are excited to take this opportunity, provided by DeviceAnywhere, as it speeds up the execution process from ideas into professional services. This is especially welcomed in new creative markets like Africa, South Asia, and South-East Asia where there is not much funding available for start-ups, but huge future opportunity for new mobile services.”
Mobile Monday members who want use their free hours must contact DeviceAnywhere at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at +1877.338.4230 in the USA and at +44.118.9255.079 for any other region.
Notes to Editors:
*Terms of the promotion: The twenty free hours are good for 60 days after signing up with 10 hours per month. Hours do not include a $100 per package fee for access. A credit card may be required to cover any premium content. This promotion is limited to any 4 packages around the world. This promotion is available to Mobile Monday members only. It also is available to new customers only.
DeviceAnywhere provides convenient and cost-effective end-to-end solutions for mobile content development, testing, monitoring, certification, test automation and deployment – enabling application developers to bring better content to market faster than ever before. DeviceAnywhere products are accessible over three core technology platforms to address specific use cases of mobile application developers.
Direct-to-Device™ technology – This approach provides access to real handsets in live global networks, from anywhere. It also provides comprehensive support for all hardware functions of the device enabling the tester to do anything that their end-user can do on the device including: touch screen: multi-tap, pinching, swiping, accelerometer, mute, power on/off, clamshell open/close, backlights, vibration, volume increase, hardware compass, camera, and battery. This award winning technology has served thousands of organizations for six years and is an established and widely used standard protocol for mobile developers worldwide.
Direct-to-Device™ Smartphone – This approach provides a software-only option exclusively for Smartphone application development and test automation and is available in a lab environment. Ideal for enterprise mobility applications and consumer applications designed exclusively for smartphones.
Direct-to-Device™ Express – This approach ensures the fastest device turnaround possible and is an ideal choice for those groups within mobile operators and device manufacturers that are responsible for handset testing and certification.