As of 31st March 2018, Scientific Phone Apps and Mobile Devices has been transferred away from Springer Open. As such, we are no longer accepting new submissions and ask that you contact the Editor-in-Chief (Dr Samuel Gan, directly for further details about submission. SpringerOpen will continue to host an archive of all articles previously published in the journal and all articles published in Scientific Phone Apps and Mobile Devices during its time with SpringerOpen will remain fully searchable via the SpringerOpen website.