Mobile OS Market Share

An interesting study by Kantar Worldpanel shows the trend of the market share of mobile operating systems starting in January 2012. Android is currently, without doubt, the most popular platform, thanks to the presence on the market of several inexpensive devices and at the same time with good performance.  Windows Phone, at least in Italy, although slightly down, has passed incredibly iOS, probably due to the different models of Nokia Lumia cheap Sponsored by telephone operators.  iOS is instead a slight decrease in spite of the interesting new features available with the iPhone 5s (see, for example, the biometric fingerprint recognition).  The data obtained by analyzin... [Prosegue]

Secure Element

A secure element (SE) is a tamper-resistant device capable of securely hosting applications and their confidential and cryptographic data (e.g. key management) in accordance with the rules and security requirements set forth by a set of well-identified trusted authorities. This presentation shows our solutions about Secure Element  

Android System Properties

While I was developing an Android app for a customer of mine, I asked to myself:- "which are the system properties available on Android Platform?".I cannot find any exaustive page on internet speaking about that, so I wrote this post to share what I discover.I wrote a simple app that prints in the log the system properties. This is what I found: android.vm.dexfile:true java.runtime.name:Android Runtime java.runtime.version:0.9 java.vendor:The Android Project java.vendor.url:http://www.android.com/ java.vm.version:1.0.1 java.vm.vendor:The Android Project java.vm.name:Dalvik java.vm.vendor.url:http://www.android.com/ java.vm.specification.name:Dalvik Virtual Machine Specification ja... [Prosegue]

LWUIT on Android

Last month I ported a couple of my J2ME/LWUIT apps on Android. I used the LWUIT port from Thorsten [1]. I downloaded the source code from LWUIT incubator SVN [2], but I spent a lot of time in merging the LWUIT original classes with the Thorsten's classes needed to port to Andoid and then I spent a lot of time again to produce a .jar usable with Android SDK. In this post I want to share the Eclipse project that I created to compile and jar the Thorsten's LWUIT Android port and I want to show how to write a simple HelloWorld LWUIT-Android project. Requirements: 1) Eclipse Helios or later2) Android SDK3) LWUITPortAndroid eclipse projectnz You can download LWUITPortAndroid from here:LWUITPor... [Prosegue]