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Developing in Swift: In Search for the Best iOS Design Pattern

Feb 26, 2021 watch 11 min
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There are about 4.4 million applications one can download from the Apple App Store, according to Statista. iOS apps are usually written in Objective-C and Swift, with the latter being one of the most rapidly growing programming languages today. However, developing apps is a tedious job, although programmers don’t have to reinvent the wheel because…

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Open Banking and Fintech API: Ample Opportunities and Hidden Risks

Feb 22, 2021 watch 8 min
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Open Banking and Fintech API serve as a bridge of win-win cooperation between banks and Fintech companies. APIs stormed the financial sector and are not going to leave it — more than 200 banks have already made use of APIs. There are over 1,400 API products that can be integrated and embedded into other apps…

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Great Methodologies: 7 Lean Software Development Principles

Feb 19, 2021 watch 6 min
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Have you ever caught yourself thinking after finishing your software development project that you could have done it way simpler, faster and better? “Tell me when I haven’t!” – you may joke. If so, have this quick read to find about 7 Lean Software Development Principles that will help you deliver simpler, faster and better….

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How Long Does It Take to Develop an App?

Feb 17, 2021 watch 8 min

In the time of digitalization, the number of people using their iOS and Android devices to look for products and services online is rapidly growing. Mobile apps providing quicker and more efficient access to these have become a requirement almost for any kind of business, no matter the industry. Meanwhile, launching the product at the…

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A Quick Guide to Monolithic vs Microservices Architecture

Feb 15, 2021 watch 7 min
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Software architecture is a foundation for building a system that can meet different criteria — technical, operational, and even business ones. Having the right kind of architecture determines how efficient the development process will be, as well as the final product’s performance and scalability.  It can also affect the entire company and its future, helping…

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Top 5 Financial Data Visualization Tools to Use in 2021

Feb 12, 2021 watch 7 min

The finance industry produces tons of data. They help businesses conduct analyses, recognize trends, increase performance, improve their products and services, set realistic goals, and make informed decisions. However, it’s important not only to collect and process information but also to deliver it to readers in a simple and conceivable manner. It’s difficult to get…

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3 Types of CRM Software Systems to Use in 2021

Feb 10, 2021 watch 7 min
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There is no business without customers, which is why it is essential to build a relationship with them and consistently maintain that relationship by creating an ever-improving experience. Moreover, with the changes brought into the world during 2020, it is now especially critical to give your customers a personalized touch to retain them. This, in…

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Software Development Life Cycle Template 2021

Feb 8, 2021 watch 6 min
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SDLC templates have been changing with the course of history. Its modifications reflect the ongoing progress in the information technology sector. So, what does SDLC 2021 look like and how does it differ from its predecessors? Read on and find out!

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Web App vs. Desktop App: What Is the Difference?

Feb 5, 2021 watch 7 min

Many apps play a huge role in our everyday and business lives, allowing us to make payments, manage meetings, create and edit content, analyze data, and much more. In 2019, users downloaded 204 billion desktop and web applications, and this is just the beginning. This figure is expected to grow to 258 billion in 2022….

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What Is an MVP App?

Feb 2, 2021 watch 7 min
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With the number of mobile apps increasing daily and the development process becoming more and more demanding due to the rising competition, it has become especially important to make sure that the product you are going to build is something target users want and are ready to pay for. This, in turn, can be only…

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6 Steps to Implement DevOps from Scratch

Jan 28, 2021 watch 8 min
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These days, in order to stay competitive companies, have to follow continuously changing trends and adapt to rapidly transforming consumer behaviors, wants, and needs. On top of that, products and services are expected to be developed and delivered faster and with timely marketing campaigns preceding. All that is only possible with help of a strategy…

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Cloud-Native Java Trends in 2021

Jan 26, 2021 watch 7 min
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Over the past few years, the popularity of cloud-native technologies has been rapidly increasing due to their high flexibility and adaptability to business needs. This advancement helps build better software faster and stay well ahead of competitors. So, let’s have a look at the latest сloud-native Java trends and discuss what to expect in 2021.

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Microservices vs Web Services: What Is the Difference?

Jan 21, 2021 watch 5 min
microservices versus web services

The techs are developing almost at the sound speed nowadays. Now and then another piece of tech appears and you may find yourself at a loss – what’s this and what’s that? In this article, we will compare microservices vs web services. What are they, what do they serve for in software development projects, and…

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Why Do Companies Choose to Outsource Work?

Jan 19, 2021 watch 8 min
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As the global competition keeps increasing, businesses of all sizes turn to outsourcing as one of their main strategies. It turns out that over one-third of all small businesses outsource at least one of their processes, while giants like Microsoft and Google (among others) have as many contractors as direct employees — from marketing to…

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Microservice Architecture in Digital Banking: A Fair Assessment

Jan 12, 2021 watch 7 min
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Creating a more responsive and sensitive customer experience — that is exactly what the present-day digital banking industry is striving for. Obsessed with the idea of delivering new digital services at an unprecedented speed and scale, many banks were quick to say good-bye to the ‘monolithic’ IT environments, and say hello to the brand-new microservice…

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