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  • 6 Significant Custom App Development Risks and How to Mitigate Them

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    Creating a custom app can lead to huge payoffs for your business. Given the potential benefits, enterprises and startups alike are eager to develop custom applications that help them achieve their business objectives. So what’s the problem? Risk is inherent to the software development...

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  • How to Integrate a C Library into an iOS App Written in Swift

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    Nowadays, everyone values privacy and security. That’s why it wasn’t surprising when, recently, we needed to use an encryption library on one of our Distillery projects. For the project in question, the decision was made to use libsignal. Originally developed for Signal Private Messenger, libsignal has...

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  • Why You Should Consider Adding Voice Technology to Your App

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    Voice technology is here to stay. We’ve invited smart speakers such as the Amazon Echo, Google Home, Sonos One, and Apple HomePod into our homes and our workplaces. We talk to Siri, Alexa, Cortana, and Google Assistant nearly as easily as we talk to real humans. The...

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  • The Top 5 Free Mobile Apps to Get You Ready for Your Wedding Day

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    “I want my wedding to suck,” said no bride or groom ever in the history of time. Instead, when you plan your wedding, you’re basically trying to throw the best party you’ll ever host. That means that — for the days, months, and even years leading up to the...

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  • Vertical Paging Without Limitations

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    Most mobile app users take scrolling for granted. As they absentmindedly use their fingertips to scroll endlessly through newsfeeds on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Newsstand, or countless other apps, they don’t stop to think about the carefully constructed code that supports that...

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  • Glydr Mobile App Helps Students Find Flexible Employment and Internships

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    As a college or university student, how can you find work that not only fits in with your class schedule, but also aligns with your short- or long-term financial and educational goals? Lining up work while you’re still in school can be a formidable challenge. Fortunately, there’s...

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  • Marketing for App Launch: DOs, DON’Ts, and Strategies for Success

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    If an app lands in the App Store and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?   Unsurprisingly, would-be app entrepreneurs are largely focused on the process of mobile app development. When they imagine the build and release of their glorious app, they think about conceptualizing, researching,...

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  • Explainer Videos for Apps: Increasing Exposure, Engagement, and Sales

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    How can you make your mobile or web app stand out amidst the insanely crowded world of online app marketplaces? The odds are increasingly staggering. As of early 2017, consumers could choose from approximately 2.8M apps in Google Play, 2.2M apps in the App...

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  • Visionary FinTech Company StreamLoan Celebrates $2M Investment

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    Congratulations to StreamLoan on securing a $2M investment in the future of their business! The investment is a strong testimonial not only to the power of the company’s vision, but also to the robustness of their leadership team, support team, and execution thus far.  A visionary FinTech company, StreamLoan aims to transform...

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