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The Resource Mobile apps, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor

Mobile apps, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor

Label
Mobile apps
Title
Mobile apps
Statement of responsibility
Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 005.3
  • 005.3
Index
index present
LC call number
QA76.59
LC item number
.M625 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Engdahl, Sylvia,
Series statement
Current controversies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mobile computing
  • Application software
  • Mobile computing
  • Application software
Label
Mobile apps, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Is there a need for oversight of the app industry to protect privacy? Overview : lack of privacy in using mobile apps is a serious problem / Al Franken -- Legislation to protect the privacy of app users should be enacted by Congress / Justin Brookman -- Congress is considering legislation to ban cyberstalking apps / Richard Lardner -- Some misuses of mobile apps can be dealt with by consumer protection laws / Jessica Rich -- The Federal Trade Commission has found that apps invade the privacy of children and teens / Federal Trade Commission -- Mobile app developers should observe privacy practices recommended by the government / Kamala Harris -- The software industry, not Congress, should develop privacy guidelines for mobile apps / Mark MacCarthy -- Government privacy restrictions on apps would lead to decline of the app economy / Jamie Tucker -- Facebook users should be aware of how data they make public may be used by apps / John Brownlee -- Ch. 2. Should controversial mobile apps be taken off the market? App stores : gatekeepers, or censors of the mobile web? / Doug Gross -- Sellers have a right to decline to sell apps they find objectionable / Theodore Kruczek -- Apps that are offensive to gays should be rejected by app stores / Truth Wins Out -- Campaign apps should not be censored by stores on the basis of political bias / Mitch Wagner -- Apps should not be censored by stores for politically-sensitive content / John Paul Titlow -- Some retailers censor apps too inconsistently to retain public confidence / Sarah Weinman -- Ch. 3. Why are Web-based mobile apps overtaking native mobile apps? Recent technology has made development of web-based mobile apps feasible / Ehsan -- Mobile cloud apps and hybrid apps take advantage of web technology's capabilities / Bill Claybrook -- Native mobile apps for publications available on the Web are a short-term fad / Yaron Galai -- Mobile web apps will prevail despite the present superiority of native mobile apps / Ryan Matzner -- Ch. 4. What effect is the app economy having on society? It's not just Instagram. The "app economy" is taking off / Meredith Bennett-Smith -- The app economy will improve the US employment rate if open jobs can be filled / Amrita Khalid -- Independent app developers earn far less money than salaried ones / Joshua Wright -- Developers use many tactics to increase the earning power of their apps / Priya Viswanathan -- The app economy has transformed the strategy of software development / Mark Mulligan
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9780737768916
Lccn
2013029964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
1367522
System control number
  • ocn854848164
  • (OCoLC)854848164
  • 1367978
Label
Mobile apps, Sylvia Engdahl, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ch. 1. Is there a need for oversight of the app industry to protect privacy? Overview : lack of privacy in using mobile apps is a serious problem / Al Franken -- Legislation to protect the privacy of app users should be enacted by Congress / Justin Brookman -- Congress is considering legislation to ban cyberstalking apps / Richard Lardner -- Some misuses of mobile apps can be dealt with by consumer protection laws / Jessica Rich -- The Federal Trade Commission has found that apps invade the privacy of children and teens / Federal Trade Commission -- Mobile app developers should observe privacy practices recommended by the government / Kamala Harris -- The software industry, not Congress, should develop privacy guidelines for mobile apps / Mark MacCarthy -- Government privacy restrictions on apps would lead to decline of the app economy / Jamie Tucker -- Facebook users should be aware of how data they make public may be used by apps / John Brownlee -- Ch. 2. Should controversial mobile apps be taken off the market? App stores : gatekeepers, or censors of the mobile web? / Doug Gross -- Sellers have a right to decline to sell apps they find objectionable / Theodore Kruczek -- Apps that are offensive to gays should be rejected by app stores / Truth Wins Out -- Campaign apps should not be censored by stores on the basis of political bias / Mitch Wagner -- Apps should not be censored by stores for politically-sensitive content / John Paul Titlow -- Some retailers censor apps too inconsistently to retain public confidence / Sarah Weinman -- Ch. 3. Why are Web-based mobile apps overtaking native mobile apps? Recent technology has made development of web-based mobile apps feasible / Ehsan -- Mobile cloud apps and hybrid apps take advantage of web technology's capabilities / Bill Claybrook -- Native mobile apps for publications available on the Web are a short-term fad / Yaron Galai -- Mobile web apps will prevail despite the present superiority of native mobile apps / Ryan Matzner -- Ch. 4. What effect is the app economy having on society? It's not just Instagram. The "app economy" is taking off / Meredith Bennett-Smith -- The app economy will improve the US employment rate if open jobs can be filled / Amrita Khalid -- Independent app developers earn far less money than salaried ones / Joshua Wright -- Developers use many tactics to increase the earning power of their apps / Priya Viswanathan -- The app economy has transformed the strategy of software development / Mark Mulligan
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
157 pages
Isbn
9780737768916
Lccn
2013029964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
1367522
System control number
  • ocn854848164
  • (OCoLC)854848164
  • 1367978

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