Tag archives: User-Agent parsing

User Agent parsing

User Agent parsing: how it works and how it can be used

This article answers many questions around User-Agent parsing - how it works, and what it can offer.

How mobile device detection works

How mobile device detection works

Wondering how mobile device detection actually works? Here’s a quick overview of what it is and how it can benefit your website or analytics reporting.

What is device detection

What is device detection?

Sound understanding of user devices is critical in today’s online world where so many devices allow users to access websites. Using a device detection solution is the only way to acquire this knowledge in real time, and use it to drive business decisions. In this article we’ll explain what device detection really is. We’ll also explore some technical difficulties which make accurate detection so tricky.

User-Agent parsing made easy

User-Agent parsing allows you to identify devices accessing web content due to the fact that a User-Agent string conveys information to the server about the source of the request. If you're looking for a simple and reliable way for parsing User-Agent strings, you've come to the right place. This article provides you with an overview of UA parsing and information on how to implement it.