We’ve gathered some useful info about the market’s perspectives, communication standards, mobile app development (including cross-platform mobile app development) options, security side and core features of an app that your users would love.
Julia Zankevich • 15 min read
With 70% of mobile traffic generated by video content in 2020, streaming apps are conquering the digital space. Dreaming of giving the world an app that would become the next Netflix? Read this article to learn more about the technical as well as user sides of the venture!
Julia Zankevich • 7 min read
53% of users will remove a mobile app once it has exposed its buggy side. The same reason can account for almost 40% of customers loss for a brand. It makes the companies pay more attention to their mobile app testing strategy. In this article, we’ve gathered some tips on mobile apps testing peculiarities and outlined the best practices one can conform to while testing your next mobile app with remote dedicated QA.
Julia Zankevich • 9 min read
Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO, once said: "Most people make the mistake of thinking design is what it looks like. People think it's this veneer - that the designers are handed this box and told, 'Make it look good!' That's not what we think design is. It's not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works." Design is all about user experience and both Android and iOS are continuously working on developing their styles. As a result, each platform has its approach and a set of specific rules that should be taken into account when designing an app. Read on to learn more!
Julia Zankevich • 8 min read
Google’s Mobilegeddon has set new standards for what a mobile web experience should be. Today more than half of global web traffic is mobile-generated. However, the apps industry is keeping pace by introducing new approaches to their development and new app styles like Progressive web apps. In doubt about what to choose? Read on to understand how a responsive website and a mobile app can benefit your business in terms of audience reach, industry type, functionality as well as maintenance complexity.
Julia Zankevich • 10 min read
When Google announced Kotlin its next official programming language for Android, its popularity in some regions saw a more than sixfold increase. The language has drawn the attention of brands like Amazon, Netflix, and Pinterest and broke into the elite of the programming world. It has been steadily gaining ground since then. Some people predicted the death of Java, at least on mobile devices. Our dedicated Java application developer has done a little research to see how those two languages compare in terms of Android app development. Learn about how Java gave rise to Kotlin, their relations, code lines stance, communities, performance issues and more in our step by step matchup.
Julia Zankevich • 5 min read
Capabilities of your smartphone far exceed calls and social networking. You can mine Dogecoins, see how a new sofa fits in your room before buying it, control your thermostat from afar, or get your coffee ordered by chatbots. This is how the power of mobile apps transforms the way we handle things in 2018. So if you were looking for a chance to catch up on app trends, the time is now.
Julia Zankevich • 9 min read