Device Detection

windows-11-laptop

51Degrees

1/13/2022 5:00 PM

Windows 11 is only detectable with User Agent Client Hints

We’re disappointed that Microsoft communicated their sudden change so poorly

In a surprise decision by Microsoft, Windows 11 does not have an associated User Agent string and can only be detected with User Agent Client Hints. It’s interesting that Microsoft has decided to implement an experimental feature that has yet to go through the Web standards process.

opened-phone

51Degrees

9/21/2021 3:30 PM

Dual screens on foldable smartphones

Foldable smartphones with multiple screens pose no problem to our Device Detection

It seems that foldable phones are not just a fad. With multiple screens offering the benefits of both a tablet and portable smartphone, their popularity is starting to rise. Which is why we upgraded our real-time data services to support the dual screen feature, exclusive to foldable phones.

search-bot

Kirstin R

8/23/2021 4:30 PM

How to filter bots from your analytics platform with User Agent data

Using User Agent data as a starting point, you can investigate unusual website traffic spikes

For many marketers, bots can wreak havoc on your website traffic reporting. There are a few good guides out there to help you filter out crawlers from your analytics platform, but they don’t always solve the problem. So, we came up with our own solution.

device-detection-computers

51Degrees

3/3/2021 5:00 PM

What is Device Detection and why should you be using it

Not sure if Device Detection is the right fit for your company? We talk about how it all works and why your company needs it in this article.

In 2021, an optimized website is imperative for digital success. With our Device Detection solution, you can give your visitors a tailored experience. We talk more on what is Device Detection, how can it enhance your online presence, and so much more!

hero

51Degrees

2/17/2021 4:00 PM

Ahead of the curve for Video Player Support

This is the second part of a series discussing our device detection properties. In this blog, we talk about codecs and our video player support.

As leaders in the device detection industry, we always keep up to date with the latest requirements. We delve deeper into what our Data Team do to maintain our video player support.

devices

51Degrees

2/17/2021 4:00 PM

What is window.devicePixelRatio?

The first in a series, this blog will delve deeper into some of our device detection properties. First up, we have PixelRatio.

Our world-class Data Team are exceptional at maintaining a quality device database. Let's find out more on what the team do for the window.devicePixelRatio property.

ecommerce

51Degrees

12/14/2020 5:00 PM

'Tis the Season for eCommerce and 51Degrees

eCommerce is experiencing record breaking sales this holiday season! A majority of Christmas shoppers will be shopping online through their mobile devices.

This article talks about the rise in eCommerce sales this holiday season. With in-store retail sales dipping, there’s heavier emphasis on online shopping. Keep up with the Christmas shopping mania, ensure your website is ready and optimized for mobile.

content-personalization

Will Strohl

11/30/2020 5:00 PM

Content Personalization on Squarespace

Imagine having the power to display a different call-to-action to visitors, based on where they are...now you can!

In this 'how to' article we show you how to personalize content using 51Degrees and Squarespace and how doing so allows you to target website visitors in ways that raise the bar above and beyond any of your competitors.

iso

51Degrees

10/26/2020 5:00 PM

How and why we embraced ISO

We really care about putting out high quality products, because our customers deserve nothing less.

We talk about the day that 51Degrees became the first company in the device detection game to achieve a duo of ISO standards for quality and information security management.

ios14

51Degrees

10/5/2020 5:00 PM

Apple releases iOS 14 and iPadOS 14

Feature packed with some significant privacy enhancements!

iOS 14 is one of Apple's biggest iOS updates to date, introducing Home screen design changes, major new features, updates for existing apps, Siri improvements, and many other tweaks that streamline the iOS interface.