Cross platform mobile app development
Cross platform mobile apps are single code base apps that run on multiple mobile platforms. In order to connect the friends or others cross platform mobile messaging apps give an easy way to connecting them with a lot of fun. In the present time no matter which Smartphone or platform your friend is using, the basic need for connecting people is that apps are able to send and receive messages in the form of pictures, audio notes, video and other formats. Here we are going to discuss about top cross platform mobile messaging apps that help to connect you to the world in your finger tips.
Viver is one of the best free cross platform mobile messaging app, having more than 200 million users and now available in 28 languages. This app is capable to doing all the things that Smartphone users are looking in present time. The app recently added stickers, emotions and snap-chat photo like doodle etc. users can easily set custom made wallpapers for each conversion. Users can easily create and receive high definition quality calls over 3G and 4G networks.
Skype is acquired by Microsoft in 2011, having more than 300 million users and still wider use for cheap calling service. This is one of the best cross platforms messaging app available on multiple mobile platforms and provide video and video calls as well as messaging services. Skype allows free calling facility for one user to another user over 3g and 4g networks and make a strong place over international market.
Facebook messenger is an easy and convenient way to converse with friends and family either over Wi-Fi or cellular network. With the support of push notifications, group conversion it is one of the best messaging option to connect with your friends. Facebook messenger is currently available on blackberry, Android and iPhone devices.
Google hang out
Google plus hangout is a free video chat service from Google which enables one on one chats and group chat with up to 10 people at a time. User can be accessed Google hang outs via desktop computers as well as various mobile platforms. Users also can easily share their photo and emoji for more lively conversion, make their video calls with easy & funnier way and upgrade g-mail chat to the new user experience.
Whats app is one of the famous cross platform mobile messaging app developed by founded by two Americans Brain acton and Jan koum. Currently acquired by Facebook in $19 billion dollar’s and users are able to send billions of instant messages a day for its 450 million users worldwide. This app is capable to run on multiple mobile platforms including. With the use of whats app user can able to send free text messaging, group chat, file sharing and location sharing. Whats apps also enable its users to send voice messages and see last seen message through its last seen indicator.
we know that high technology touch devices has been introduced in daily basis, As a result developers facing a problem of fragmentation and feels huge problem to delivered high quality smartphone apps as emerging number of operating system in mobile market. To overcome this situation cross platform mobile application development comes into existence. The cross platform stands for multiple operating system in which developers write code only once and run the same code on different mobile platforms. This platform are based on different tools which are given below.
PhoneGap development tool is one of the most preferred tool in cross platform mobile application development. This tool is useful for creating application in various verticals of mobile operating system like blackberry, Symbian, Android, wnidows, iPhone, ipad etc. Basically Phone-Gap development tool are based on latest web technologies like HTML5, CSS3 and JAVA script.
Sencha touch is a user interface tool create useful application for smartphone such as Android, balckerry, iPhone, iPad devices. It is an excellent development tool that allows developer to create HTML5 based apps along native apps with standards HTML5, CSS3 and JAVA script.
Rho Mobile is an open source cross framework tool developed by Motorola for building native apps that can run on variety of mobile operating system. With the supporting nature in iOS, windows, RIM blackberry, windows Phone it also a developers first choice.
This gives an open extensible development environment for the cross platform mobile devices and operating system including iOS, Android, blackberry, Symbian, windows as well as hybrid and HTML5. It includes an open source SDK with over 5000 devices and various operating system APIs.