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7 Tips for Choosing & Implementing an ERP System

By Darya Kazovskaja on March 10, 2017

Choosing an ERP system

Business requires self-discipline and coordination of actions. Income and expenses have to be counted, key business processes need to be planned and analyzed. At this point you should think of implementing an ERP system. Who can you trust with it and where do you begin? – read in our detailed overview.

How to Boost Your Startup Using an MVP

By Olga Aksenova on March 2, 2017

How to boost your startup using an MVP

What is one thing that can help save your startup from failure? Especially when it comes to a software development project? – MVP, a minimum viable product that has the core features for a limited functionality and allows to test whether your startup has demand on the market or not. When you’re running the MVP, you can use it to pitch your idea to prospective investors. And additionally it saves you time and money by helping to define your product and test the idea in a real time scenario.

10 Mistakes to Avoid When Hiring a Mobile App Development Company

By Darya Kazovskaja on February 22, 2017

10 mistakes to avoid when hiring a mobile app development company

When you're a hiring a mobile app development company, you’re faced with a difficult choice. And we often hear the sad stories of clients who suffered from low-quality app development because they were in a rush. Of course, it's difficult to find a reliable partner, but it is possible. Follow our advice and try to avoid these common mistakes; especially if you order a mobile app for the first time. Then the choice of a mobile app developer will not be a headache for you.

5 Steps to Successful Usability Testing of Mobile Apps

By Olga Aksenova on February 16, 2017

5 Steps to Successful Usability Testing of Mobile Apps

Let’s imagine you came up with a mobile app idea, developed an app with delightful design, a convenient user interface, and useful features. Finally, you launched the app, but despite a powerful marketing strategy, users leave you in favor of competitors. The problem can hide in the usability of the app. To overcome the obstacles, it’s better to build into the app a mobile analytics tool, then make different scenarios of how users prefer to use the app. The next step is usability testing with real users close to ideal types. Finally, you conclude this process by making a list with critical errors and finding ways to fix them.

Why You Need Software Project Estimation: The Expected Result

By Darya Kazovskaja on February 8, 2017

Software project estimation for the expected result

“How long will it take?” and “How much will this cost?” are the questions on every business executives’ mind when deciding to launch a software development project. Unfortunately it’s very complicated to calculate all the labor costs and timelines quickly. Every client is unique and needs an individual approach. In theory, it would be easier, and smarter, to estimate software projects in the development process when a business analyst finishes the requirement specification. In practice, a rough estimation allows a client to choose whether or not to start a product development. Proper organization of software project estimation helps the business and a development team to achieve the same vision of the outcome.

Mobile UX Design: Common Pitfalls to Avoid

By Olga Aksenova on October 19, 2016

Mobile UX Design: Common Pitfalls to Avoid

The creators of mobile apps usually want to take everything into account trying to please its target audience. However, the result they get is the opposite – clumsy or supersaturated UX design ruins an app even before it comes to the store.

Mobility in Insurance: How Apps Transform the Insurance Industry

By Darya Kazovskaja on September 20, 2016

Mobility in Insurance: How Apps Transform the Insurance Industry

Mobile technologies have become a part of all business areas and change in the insurance industry is inevitable. Today, insurance agencies have to examine how their employees, customers, and partners use mobile devices in their lives. Taking into account this experience, insurers can create diverse mobile solutions from basic apps to corporate tools.

Biggest Release Ever: iOS 10 Features Review

By Elizaveta Gordienko on September 14, 2016

Biggest Release Ever: iOS 10 Features Review

In June at WWDC 2016, Tim Cook and Craig Federighi announced new major features and technologies that became available to all Apple mobile devices with the recent iOS 10 release. As Tim and Craig said, the new iOS can bring mobile app development to a new level. One of the most anticipated updates was expanded functionality for the mobile assistant Siri. And another attractive feature of the release was new ways of sending messages.