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  • 10 Crucial Questions to Ask a Potential Software Development Partner

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    Nobody embarks on a software development project with the goal of failing. Unfortunately, failure is a real possibility if you don’t find the right development partner. The key is getting the right information to help you make the choice that’s genuinely right for your project. So how...

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  • In-house or Outsourced: Which Software Development Path is Right for You?

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    The question of in-house vs. outsourced software development is something only you yourself can answer. With so many variables, personal preferences, and pros and cons in play, the only right answer is the one that’s right for you. So how do you decide? Start by looking within....

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  • Your Project, Documented: Why You Should Still Care About Documentation

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    To Document or Not to Document? Nowadays, with the cascade/waterfall software development method passing into history, it may seem that the huge and dusty time-worn books on project design must follow, freeing up some empty space on everyone’s bookshelves. That opinion is supported by one of the key rules...

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  • Meet Distillery’s First Scholarship Recipient: Miranda Lin!

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    We’re delighted to announce the recipient of Distillery’s first scholarship: Miranda Lin! Distillery set out to recognize a student who demonstrates outstanding promise in IT, computer science, software engineering, or a related field, and we couldn’t be more thrilled to have found Lin. As Distillery’s scholarship recipient, Lin will...

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  • Tinder, Three Day Rule, and the Ever-evolving World of Online Dating

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    As technology continues to evolve, so do the ways we search for love and connection. Prior to the existence of the internet, the possible avenues for finding a mate were highly limited. Most of the world’s population found their mates through intersecting social circles, geographic proximity, school, work,...

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  • STOP! Before You Build Your App, Answer These Crucial Questions

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    How can you make sure your app succeeds? Think strategically and make a solid plan. Apps are everywhere. For every app you use or know about, however, there are thousands of apps that never got off the ground, and hundreds of apps that...

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  • Moving from RubyMine to Atom: Is It Worth the Effort?

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    Introduction It’s pretty hard to find a topic more popular and more frequently discussed among programmers than the process of choosing a text editor. I’m not here to participate in that discussion, because it always ends up with everyone defending their own interests. Instead, I’m here to explain...

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  • The Top Web Development Trends of 2017

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    As a custom software & web development firm dedicated to helping our clients stay one step ahead of the competition, we wanted to share with you some of the most noticeable trends that affected our development processes in 2017. Here are the top five trends we felt deserved...

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