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6 not so obvious ways companies can use device detection

With so many devices connected to the internet most companies have understood the need for a reliable way to determine what devices their customers are using. However, not all businesses have a full understanding of what is possible with a device detection solution.

The most used smartphone screen resolutions in 2017

The most used smartphone screen resolutions in 2017

The most used smartphone screen resolutions in 2017

The most used smartphone screen resolutions in 2017

Here are the most recent device usage statistics to help you better understand which smartphone screen resolutions are the most popular in 2017.

DeviceAtlas granted a new patent in the EU

In July 2017 the European Patent Office granted a patent to Afilias Technologies that was originally filed in 2008. This is quite a milestone for us—the application has survived objections from anonymous third parties and a much tougher patent regime than has applied in recent years. The patent in question, EP2245836 A2, is core to the operation of DeviceAtlas and is the reason why our solution is the fastest one out there, while preserving a very small memory footprint and data file. DeviceAtlas delivers speed, accuracy and efficiency—we don’t force you to choose. The same core algorithm is also protected by a US patent US9185182 B2, granted in 2015.

DeviceAtlas patent for device detection

European Patent Office Grants DeviceAtlas Patent for Core Device Detection Algorithm

Press release: Afilias Technologies today announced at DMEXCO that it has been granted a third patent related to its device detection algorithm used in its DeviceAtlas product.

Samsung phones User-Agent strings list

Samsung phones User-Agent strings list

Here's a list of User-Agent (UA) strings used by some of the most popular Samsung phones, including the Galaxy S8.

Most used mobile GPUs in 2017

Most used mobile GPUs in 2017

Learn which GPUs are the most used across the globe, based on web traffic statistics from our network of partner sites.

Most used chipset models Q2 2017

DeviceAtlas statistics reveal top movers in chipset market

The latest research from DeviceAtlas reveals who is leading in the chipset industry. As the massive growth in mobile and connected devices continues, our data shows which chipset manufacturers are dominating and where.

Why programmatic advertising needs device intelligence

One of the most persistent and important challenges facing the mobile advertising industry is how to manage increasing device fragmentation. Learn about the implications device fragmentation has for players in the programmatic advertising space and how they can effectively harness fragmentation to benefit their platforms and create value for their customers.

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Meet DeviceAtlas team at DMEXCO 2017

DeviceAtlas will be exhibiting at DMEXCO in Cologne once again this year. We're looking forward to talking with our many customers and partners at the show where we'll be showcasing our unique solution.

Dual SIM phones

Where are dual SIM phones used most in 2017?

One of the device properties detected by DeviceAtlas is whether a device can support multiple SIM cards, which allows us to look specifically at dual SIM devices. We looked into web traffic statistics to learn in which regions multiple SIM cards are the most popular.

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.

How often do people upgrade their smartphones? [new research]

Most flagship smartphone series get updated every year but does it actually mean we replace our devices once every 12 months? To answer this question we looked into DeviceAtlas statistics focusing on the most common year of release for mobile devices in selected corners of the globe.

DeviceAtlas deployment options

Device detection in your environment: deployment options

Device detection is an essential asset for every business that wants a solid understanding of all devices its customers use to access their web apps and other web content. It can either be used for web optimization projects or embedded in a product, adding device awareness to enhance targeting and reporting capabilities. DeviceAtlas has several deployment options to match your infrastructure requirements. Here’s what’s possible.

How Telaria uses DeviceAtlas to cluster visiting devices into 'device families'

It is now essential for businesses to have an excellent understanding of device diversity to boost conversion rates on mobile. This couldn't be truer of the ad technology landscape where speed and performance of ads are key drivers. Find how out how Telaria have stayed on top of the device landscape by integrating DeviceAtlas.

How to customize your data file

How to configure your data file with DeviceAtlas

Did you know that DeviceAtlas local license allows you to customize your data file? It helps you reduce the memory footprint and further increase the performance of your device detection solution. Here's all you need to know about configuring your data file.

Android versions market share Q1 2017

Android versions market share Q1 2017

With the approaching release of the latest Android O (8.0), it's the right time to analyze the most popular Android versions based on mobile web traffic statistics. Read this post to learn which Android version is the most used in your target market according to mobile device usage data gathered by DeviceAtlas in Q1 2017.

Mobile viewport size statistics for 2017

Mobile viewport size statistics for 2017

Knowing the most popular viewport sizes used by mobile devices is essential to make crucial decisions on optimizing websites for all mobile users. Check out the latest statistics on mobile viewport sizes based on DeviceAtlas web traffic statistics for Q1 2017.

Device detection ROI

Calculate your company's potential ROI with device detection

With users’ online buying behavior becoming increasingly complex and non-linear there is ever more sensitivity to web performance. Use our brand new ROI tool which will help you calculate your company's revenue uplift from implementing server-side device detection.

3 optimizations to boost mobile web performance

The fact that mobile users demand a fast web experience on any device is neither a secret nor a surprise. By 2020, as Cisco has predicted, mobile traffic will have surpassed desktop device traffic, and no user, given this ubiquity, will accept poor performance on mobile devices. We are trying to push ever more data over a mobile infrastructure whose development has not kept pace with the amount of traffic it is managing, hampering content delivery and mobile performance.

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