Blog - apps

Our insights into the latest in web apps, cyber security, experiences implementing the latest technologies, and a few other things that we hope you will find interesting.

Mark Hall
December 24, 2018
At Oxford Web Applications we frequently get asked how much does it costs to develop an App. In this blog post I will outline the various elements which can affect the overall cost of developing an App and provide some indicative costs based on our…Read more
Mark Hall
December 03, 2018
At Oxford Web Applications we have been developing, supporting and hosting interactive Websites, Applications and Apps for over 23 years. During that time we have successfully launched many projects and we have learnt a lot along the way about some…Read more
Mark Hall
November 14, 2018
This week I watched an interesting programme about the growth in Healthcare services being delivered using Apps and how Artificial Intelligence (AI) can help with the diagnosis of certain diseases. The programme is available for the rest of November…Read more
Tim Collingwood
September 18, 2018
Apple’s recent ‘Gather Round’ event, held on the 12th September 2018, saw the unveiling of it’s latest iPhoneand Apple Watch Series 4. To me, it’s the latter product that stood out in terms of progressive innovation....Read more
Tim Collingwood
August 13, 2018
According to reports compiled by SplashData the password ‘123456’ held the top spot for the worst password for 2015, 2016, and 2017. The runner up in the worst password stakes for all three years was ‘password’....Read more
Tim Collingwood
July 26, 2018
If you have a web application it’s highly likely that at some point somebody will have tried to hack it. Whether a hacker has simply attempted to login with a made-up username and password or tried an advanced Cross Site Scripting (XSS) attack, an…Read more
Mark Hall
April 27, 2018
In the news this week are the gory details of yet another IT project disaster with thousands of customers of a major UK high street bank being inconvenienced, so why is it so common for IT projects to go badly wrong and what can you do to avoid them…Read more
Mark Hall
April 20, 2018
Organisations have a great deal of choice available when it comes to hosting their Web Application, so in this post we will highlight some of the things which you may want to consider....Read more
Mark Hall
April 06, 2018
There is never a good time for a web application to be down and the pressure for those involved in developing, hosting and patching them has never been greater. Let’s be honest, it is very frustrating when you go to use a web application only to ge…Read more
Tim Collingwood
March 29, 2018
So, you’ve been tasked with launching a snazzy new app for your company. You’ve decided that you need the app to be available on Android and iOS devices. Not only that but you also need to make the functionality available for desktop users....Read more