‘Mobile Handset Companies bet on Indian App Makers’, an article on the rise of mobile app development in India, was published in Business Standard, India’s leading business newspaper, on May 28, 2012. It featured our CEO, Mr. C.R.Venkatesh ‘s views on the booming mobile app development market in India.
The article threw light on the current trends of the mobile app market in India with the latest statistical data. It said that mobile phone companies increasingly count on Indian app developers to build mobile applications for their handsets and carried the views of reputed developers in the industry.
While talking about the reasons for the growth and success of mobile app development in India, most developers emphasized on quality. Mr. C. R. Venkatesh stated that the quality of an app is given primary importance even if it takes time to develop. He said that the cost of developing an app could range from Rs.2000 to Rs. 50 lakh, depending on its complexity and the number of platforms on which it is
compatible. While speaking about development platforms, he said that Android is the most commonly used.