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  • Energy consumption of the most popular e-commerce websites in France

    Energy consumption of the most popular e-commerce websites in France

    We measured the energy and resources consumption of the most popular e-commerce websites in France. Thanks to a recent study of SimilarWeb and ECN introducing a ranking of the Top 100 e-commerce websites, we selected the top 30 websites in this ranking and compared them according to their consumption of energy and mobile resources based on a simple functional path representative of their market activity. Why measure energy consumption?

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  • 2019 Ranking of GPS applications

    2019 Ranking of GPS applications

    Smartphone navigation apps are our daily tools for car, bike or on-foot navigation. They are regularly used in our business or personal activities. It is also a precious tool for holidays. And it is not uncommon to have two applications installed. Geolocation activity can be activated on your smartphone but it will cost you an average battery consumption that doubles or even triple depending on the applications and use cases!

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  • 2019 Mobile video games ranking : 12 apps measured

    2019 Mobile video games ranking : 12 apps measured

    The 2018 year was a record year for the mobile application market, with more than 113 billion downloads worldwide, up 10% from 2017. These are video sharing and “casual games” applications which have been the most downloaded (Source: AppAnnie). If the carbon footprint of storage servers increases and has a strong impact on the environment, mobile applications are also becoming more and more energy intensive because they are demanding technical resources (RAM, CPU, Data, etc.

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  • Why automate the testing of its mobile applications?

    Why automate the testing of its mobile applications?

    The tests automation is often considered as an additional cost within the development teams, and this for various reasons: Necessity of a team’s rise in competence on a particular tool Writing times are more important than manual execution times Necessary maintenance of tests over time … Mobile development with lower project costs and shorter development times doesn’t help move to automated testing. The benefits aren’t necessarily well evaluated towards the cost of autonomization.

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