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MobiNEX: The Mobile Network Customer Experience Index, H1 2016 Global Report

We first introduced the MobiNEX score with STL Partners back in April. The score is a combination of mobile app network performance metrics and carrier download speeds. Our first report, covering 27 mobile networks in 7 countries, found a clear correlation between the MobiNEX score and customer experience ratings of telcos. Apteligent and STL Partners... Read more

October 21st, 2016 by in Data, Mobile Trends

Apteligent Product Updates October 20, 2016

Apteligent is continuously enhancing and updating its products through regular releases. While many optimizations were made to our infrastructure behind the scenes, there are several notable highlights from the latest sprint: Updated Release Console Release Console now provides a Live Mode and self refreshes, allowing it to be used in Release War Rooms, the most... Read more

October 20th, 2016 by in Blog, Company, Product

Using Dark Matter Physics to Gain Mobile Intelligence

Before joining the data science team at Apteligent, I was a PhD physics student working towards searching and understanding dark matter. Dark matter is a fundamental new particle whose existence has been inferred by the physics community solely on its gravitational effects since the 1930s*. Unfortunately, any other information other than its probable existence (that’s... Read more

October 19th, 2016 by in Blog, Company, Data

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: Usage Highest Ever as Explosions Continue

Update: Graph updated through end of day Sunday the 17th. Note 7 usage is now 17% below the recall date. Our original post outlined how users of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 were defying the recall, and were still using their devices at roughly the same rate a week later. Usage did drop off slightly... Read more

October 10th, 2016 by in Data, Mobile Trends

A Word About Highly Available Spark + Cassandra

Or why you couldn’t see your crash data for a while… Yesterday our Platform and Operations teams learned a few valuable lessons about running highly available distributed systems (no simple thing). Unfortunately, we learned these things the hard way, and data was unavailable in our web portal for several hours until we got things working... Read more

October 7th, 2016 by in Blog, Company, Engineering

A Phoenix from the Ashes. Behold the Power of Data!

If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses OR How Apteligent achieved a culture of Innovation. Greatness often comes from resilient teams seeking a transformative approach to a problem; Apteligent created a rich platform for innovation from the ashes of a failed project. A safe innovation environment, data driven... Read more

October 7th, 2016 by in Blog, Company

Apteligent Product Updates October 5, 2016

Apteligent is continuously enhancing and updating its products through regular releases. While many optimizations were made to our infrastructure behind the scenes, there are several notable features from the latest sprint: Updated Release Console Now available with Live mode, the Release Console allows your team to watch for issues in real-time as a release is... Read more

October 5th, 2016 by in Blog, Product

Who Benefited from the Samsung Note 7 Recall?

Update: Samsung Galaxy Note 7: Usage Highest Ever as Explosions Continue Short Answer: Google/Huawei & LG As you probably know, the Samsung Note 7 was recalled due to a faulty battery that was causing explosions. We previously reported data on how users were still using their devices after the recall. Now that usage is finally... Read more

September 29th, 2016 by in Data, Mobile Trends

Custom Insights Launch: Major Finding Reveals Cloud Services Source of Crashes

Today we’re excited to announce the launch of Custom Insights™, a new feature that puts the power of mobile big data and data science in the hands of customers to improve their digital business. Apteligent used the feature internally to publish the first of many previously unknown findings in its latest industry report, “Network Crash... Read more

September 27th, 2016 by in Data, Mobile Trends, Product

New Features for Developers in Android Nougat

Android Nougat, the latest version of Google’s mobile OS has started rolling out on Nexus devices. While this is exciting for Nexus owners, based on Android’s history and the latest Apteligent Data Report, it may take a while for Nougat to become available on other devices. Regardless, as a developer you’ll want to make use... Read more

September 22nd, 2016 by in Blog, Engineering