“Life is great and everything will be ok, Kotlin is here”- claimed Christina Lee and Jake Wharton during their talk on Google I/O 2017 conference. Kotlin programming language seemed to be one of the widest discussed topics during and after the conference. Mobile technologies market is very dynamic, and it seems that introduction of the new officially supported by Google language will change a lot the way we develop Android apps in next years.
Should I hire a software development company or freelancer? What would be the right choice for my upcoming website? Are web development companies so expensive? Are freelancers reliable? You must have asked yourself these questions while looking for the professionals to develop your first website or mobile app. When you get an amazing product idea, your get excited. But, you must not forget what lies ahead. Before you start the most challenging process – product development; you need to make a final choice: Software development company or freelancer?
A product specification or design document is a blueprint that explains what you’re going to develop and what the outcome needs to be. Generally, it is a collaborative process between client, developers, and users. A product specification drives the collaboration, stimulates a plan forward and hashes out the design problems. A well-drafted specification is all about clarity. The more details you will add into a product spec, the more precision you provide with everyone working on the product development.
Every startup and well-established business are coming up with their own mobile apps today, but most of them are not survived for long. With a wide range of available options; mobile app marketplace has become a crowded space where millions of apps already exist. So, how will you make your newly-launched mobile app stand out from the crowd?
In this fast-paced digital market, it’s not easy to come up with a highly successful mobile application. A well-researched planning and correct strategic can make you achieve your goals in the most effective ways. In this blog, you will find 7 practical tips that will help you succeed with your mobile app.
So, you have already worked on agile software development, or you are just planning to implement it in your projects? If you are reading this blog chances are something is not working well, and you are getting confused with some of the major aspects of agile software development. Well, most beginners get confused with this technology as they pick only certain features and try to let a tool manage the development process for them. Though, it’s time to go back and look at the agile methodology and understand its significant aspects.
Google I/O 2017, an annual conference organized by Google, which took place May 17-19 in Mountain View, as usual, heated up the atmosphere in the mobile, web, and enterprise community. Some of the changes were expected and waited out, and some were rather surprising. Discussing all of them would take ages, so let us go through some of the most interesting (from our point of view) news announced during the conference.
The story behind TDD
Test Driven Development (TDD), developed by Kent Beck in the late 1990’s as part of Extreme Programming, is a technique for building products that guides software development by writing tests. Nowadays it is recognized as one of the best ways to ensure software quality and fits superbly into widely used Agile methodologies of IT project management.
Running a business is not a piece of cake, many of projects fail or are discontinued. But what about projects that are completed? How do you know if by completing your project you’ve achieved your goals? What are methods for evaluating project performance?