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IDC News Release, 1/25/11
New Appcelerator-IDC Report Reflects Market Focus on “Location, Social, and Cloud-Connected Mobility” with Plans to Triple App Production Across Multiple Platforms
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. and FRAMINGHAM, Mass., January 25, 2011 – Appcelerator, the leading platform for rapidly developing native mobile, desktop, and tablet applications using web technologies, and industry-leading analyst firm International Data Corporation (IDC), today announced results from a joint Appcelerator-IDC survey of more than 2,200 app developers around the world. The survey reveals how new entrants to the tablet market are changing application development priorities and how businesses large and small are accelerating their efforts to build a mobile application strategy to deal with an explosion in apps, mobile devices, operating systems, and capabilities.