In the beginning there was NCSA Mosaic…and the user agent string already existed. Companies have been leveraging the user agent, since its inception in the early 90’s, to enhance their end user’s experience. Unless challenged, this could come to an end. Get details on the latest plans to deprecate and freeze the user agent, here.
The core mechanism of analyzing User-Agents in web requests represents a powerful method for organizations to identify specific information about the software and hardware running on the device making that request.
At DeviceAtlas part of our role is to map out the device landscape so that our customers don't have to.
In performing this role we come across our fair share of curious devices. We post some of the more interesting of these on our blog. Today's device is a phone in a cable.
DeviceAssure was joined by industry leaders, security experts and government reps at the 2019 Cyber Security Summit in New York.
Here is the resolution, screen size, DPI and Viewport for the most popular smartphones in use in 2019, as well as the most common diagonal screen size in 35 countries.