Guest author Nolan Wright is the CTO of Appcelerator.
Water, water, every where, And all the boards did shrink; Water, water, every where, Nor any drop to drink. ~ The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 1798.
If we replace the Coleridge Mariner's "water" with "data," you have the lament of today's mobile apps. Our world may be swimming in data, but little of it is optimized for mobile consumption.
Mobile poses a unique challenge for developers to acquire and activate data...