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Pokemon GO – How do You Maintain Meteoric Success?

Whatever measure of success you choose to look at, the rise and rise of Pokemon GO has been startling. Two days after its release last week, it was installed on 5.15% of Android smartphones in the US, as data from SimilarWeb shows. Downloads of the game surpassed Tinder within a few days of launch and if you consider how much time its avid fan-base spends playing the game on...

How to Re-engineer Your App Development Processes

In the age of mobility and IoT, enterprise app development needs to be fast and flexible. While most enterprise development teams understand the need to shift left – to better integrate their...

What You Should Be Asking Your App Development Partner

When a client company approaches us for support in building a mobile app, or any particular aspect of its development, it should be the start of a mutually fruitful, thought-provoking discussion....

Introducing QMetry Test Manager for JIRA

For those of you that already know QMetry Test Manager, you will understand that our aim has always been to help make ‘Shift Left’ testing less of a lofty goal and more of a working reality....

Developer Breakdown: What’s Inside the Android N Developer Previ...

We have had some time to play, experiment and experience the new features of Android N, based on the developer preview version.   In this post we are sharing our observations and experience with...

Talking Agile, but Living “Agile-Fall”

Agile development is seemingly all around us. According to Forrester, “Since 2013, twice as many companies are using agile techniques to create more value for their business, faster…A third of...

How do You Make Sense of the Spectrum of App Dev Options?

When evaluating the move into partnering with third-parties for application development, the sheer array of options can make the process overwhelming. There is no authoritative guide for picking...

The Road to CI/CD – A Short History of Agile Development

Whether you’re new to agile development, completely at home in a DevOps environment or dipping your toe into CI/CD, sometimes it’s worth taking a moment to consider how application development...

Should You Partner with an Outside Firm for Application Development?

Outsourcing application development divides opinion. There are those who feel strongly that developing the capabilities in-house is the right answer for them, often citing maintaining control of the...

Your Action Plan for Switching to CI/CD

The switchover to Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD) may seem like a big hill to climb.   But any climb up any hill is just a series of steps.   So in that spirit, here...

What’s Driving the Future of Connected Cars?

When most people talk about self-driving cars, they envision a future that’s a long way off from the gridlocked reality of so many urban scenes today. “Sure, the robots will become smart enough...