Device Detection

service update

51Degrees

12/15/2020 5:00 PM

51Degrees Service Update December 2020

Device detection data file updates for December 2020

The festive season is upon us, and as such, 51Degrees will not be doing data file releases on specific days. Ensure you're prepared or better yet, get setup up for Automated Data Updates.

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.

device id

51Degrees

9/28/2020 5:00 PM

What is Device ID and how can it benefit your business?

These unique identifiers can supercharge your web offering while respecting peoples’ privacy

While there are privacy concerns surrounding the use of unique identifiers, Device IDs are useful across a number of ecosystems. In this blog we talk about the various concerns surrounding unique identifiers and how 51Degrees can benefit your business.

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Benjamin CB

9/4/2019 2:00 PM

Upgrade Apple Device Detection

Implement all the latest techniques for iOS 13 iPhone and iPad

51Degrees released the second and final stage of its post iOS 12.2 device detection solution for Apple iPad and iPhone during August 2019 after extensive verification with iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 betas. (iPadOS is formally splitting from iOS in version 13)

broken iphone

Benjamin CB

8/28/2019 2:00 PM

Apple Tracking Solved

iOS 12.2, 13 and iPadOS 13 iPhone and iPad device detection

51Degrees is the demonstrable leader in the field of device detection, continually leading innovation throughout the past decade.

Apple iOS 12.2 threw up a lot of challenges for many industries such as analytics, finance and advertising. As the leader in the field, 51Degrees adopted an open and transparent approach to the development of a solution, publishing research and examples along the way.

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Benjamin CB

8/28/2019 2:00 PM

Granular Apple iOS and iPadOS Device Detection

Combining Benchmarking and Image Hashing

Detecting the precise iPad or iPhone after iOS 12.2 is a bit of a headache, but so important for accurate analytics given Apple's dominance in the tablet and smartphone market. Traditional User-Agent based solutions need to be enhanced with JavaScript.

ip bullet holes

James Rosewell

7/4/2019 4:00 PM

Afilias' European Device Detection Patent Invalid

DeviceAtlas a trivial variation of WURFL

Yesterday the European Patent Office (EPO) opposition division narrowed Afilias Technologies Plc's device detection patent EP2245836B1 in Europe, as a result of an opposition brought by 51Degrees in 2017 and explained in this blog. The EPO concluded that the patent as initially granted was not valid.