IDC Mobile Developer Report

idc.gifIDC and Appcelerator have a great new Mobile Developer Report (pdf) surveying the current  interest of 2,363 Appcelerator application developers.

Some of the findings…

  • Android had the best long-term outlook compared to iOS yet 91% said they are “very interested” in developing for the iOS compared to 82% for Android phones
  • Developers are showing enthusiasm for connected TVs
  • Four out of five developers said their users prefer native applications to mobile websites because of user experience expectations