Agile or Waterfall? Which One is Right for You?

 

Software companies, who are always looking for ways to streamline larger scale software projects, rely heavily on project micromanagement for end-result accuracy and overall software efficacy. Instead of using traditional project management software to track project progress, two very precise methods of streamlining the entire software development process are known to the coding industry: Agile, which requires (as the name implies) the ability to rapidly change based on project demand, and Waterfall, which is a sequential approach entailing the completion of predetermined steps from top to bottom (in the same manner a waterfall flows).
To determine which design process works best for you, we’ll dichotomize both methods.Read More

4 Big Rules of Boston App Development for App Store Acceptance

Sometimes getting your Boston app development project listed with the big guys isn’t a huge deal, like if it’s intended for internal use within an organization. For many applications, though, getting accepted into Google Play, the Apple App Store, or another application marketplace is imperative for the success of the application. It’s a gateway to instant reputation and innumerable downloads, and can even make your project appear to be an overnight success. The problem is, getting approval for these markets isn’t always easy, so if you’re going to try to earn your place with the greats, you must make sure your application shines.Read More

3 Crucial Questions to Ask Yourself Before Beginning App Development

Application use is up 65% over where it stood two years ago, according to Nilsen, the insights and ratings company. The climb has been steady and shows no signs of slowing down. Going by that alone, it seems there’s never been a better time to start a app development project. The problem is, people aren’t expanding the number of applications that they actively use. Even so, a fantastic time to get in on the ground floor as mobile use booms, and you can still win a piece of your customer’s time, but you have to strategize from the very beginning how you plan to go about achieving that goal. Knowing the answers to these three questions before you start will go a long way to ensuring your end-product is a hit with consumers.Read More

How to Choose Your Boston Mobile App Development Company

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How to Choose Your Boston Mobile App Development Company

There are more mobile devices on this planet than there are people. No kidding. As of last year, we surpassed that mark by about 600 million, and just shy of 2 million more smartphones are sold every day. Moreover, the average American spends a whopping 3.3 hours on his or her phone daily, and more than 2 hours of that time is amassed while using apps. All of this adds up to 189 million applications downloaded every single day. We know people live on their mobile devices, so it’s nearly a given that you’ll need an application in order to keep pace with today’s consumer. The problem is, firms that are willing to help are almost a dime a dozen- each one offering bells and whistles or discount rates in order to get you to sign up. It’s tough to know who’s selling snake oil and who’s legit if you don’t have a friend in the industry. Worry no more. We’ve put together a guide to help you choose the best Boston mobile app development company, so that you can feel confident as you explore your options.Read More