What's the Future of Proptech Development?
The current COVID-19 crisis has upturned industries globally. And while we are yet to understand the full extent of the disruption caused by the pandemic, one thing is clear: COVID-19 gave rise to innovation on a scale...
10+ Ways to Optimize Your App Development Cost
Everyone who has ever built an application knows this too well: software development can be pretty costly and time consuming. Especially now, in a world affected by the pandemic, finding ways to cut excessive costs is...
Jitsi, a Video Conferencing Alternative to Zoom and Google Hangouts
With remote working becoming more popular, video conferencing has become a daily part of our lives. Everything from daily standups, to creative brainstorms, even office social events have moved online.
Montelearn — An Open-source Platform for Building E-learning Apps
A new reality is upon us. Most countries around the world have closed their schools to fight the Coronavirus pandemic. Unfortunately, as of May 2020, this means that nearly 70% of the world learners have been impacted...
Open Source Ecommerce Platforms Comparison — Performance and Extensibility [Summer 2020]
Our previous blog post gave you an overview of the most popular ecommerce platforms based on Ruby, Node.js, and Python. We’ve evaluated them in terms of how quickly you can set up an online shop and what possibilities...
How to Create App Clips for iOS 14 in React Native
Apple recently announced the release of a feature called App Clips. If you don’t know why it’s a big deal, here’s a quick overview.
Open Source Ecommerce Platform Comparison — The Best Ruby, Node, and Python Ones [Summer 2020]
There are tons of free or inexpensive ecommerce platforms available. The likes of Shopify or WooCommerce seemingly have it all and don’t require any development effort to be set up. But open source ecommerce platforms...
How To Become A Task Automation Hero Using Python [With Examples]
Performing repetitive tasks can bore even the most resilient of us out of our minds. Lucky for us, the digital age we live in offers us a bevy of tools to relieve ourselves of that sort of tedious labor.
What’s the Best Way to Upgrade an Outdated Codebase?
I have an app in Ruby on Rails dating back to 2011 that hasn’t gotten any new features in the past five years. It’s slow and barely able to serve our growing user base. Can you help us deal with it?
Exploring TypeScript from a Business and Software Development Perspective
How to Decode What Developers Say? A Guide for Non-tech Project Managers to Mitigate Risks
As much as we all love our developers, sometimes it’s hard to understand what they really mean when they talk about work.
Pizza Hut Case Study: Introducing Contact-Free Delivery In Less Than 5 Hours
Imagine you’re running a leading restaurant in the country or even a small bistro in the city center, and suddenly due to higher power, you need to close your business.
Why Ruby on Rails Is Still a Good Choice in 2020 [UPDATED]
On the cusp of each new year, we’re usually pelted by articles proclaiming the death of this gem of a framework. And while Ruby on Rails is almost 15 years old, it’s nowhere close to passing on from the world of...
How to Prepare a Product Spec When Outsourcing Software Development
It usually goes like this: you spend long hours with your team on creating a perfect brief for your product. You send it out to a few software companies and receive a set of additional questions from every one of them.
Six Famous Companies Using Elixir—And Why They Made the Switch
Elixir is a functional and dynamic programming language first released in 2011, so it’s still relatively new.
In-House Team, Freelancers or a Software House? - 3 Ways to Build Your App
Let’s say you’ve got a great idea for a product, but aren’t sure how to go about developing it.