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Development

Guides, how-to’s and tutorials for some of our biggest engineering challenges.

July 23, 2015

6 Tips for Improving the Development Workflow

A lot of attention gets paid to the importance of workflow, especially in Development. But a tested and well-implemented workflow plan isn’t just process for process’s sake. A well-tuned workflow improves productivity, aligns team expectations and helps to define company culture. Improving your development workflow has the business impact of saving time and money by reducing wasted attention and keeping the focus on building new software.

June 25, 2015

Better Design & Development Collaboration

Product success depends on close collaboration between design and development teams. The journey from idea to working prototype to awesome product is paved with clear communication between the two. We can look back at most product hiccups and diagnose the problem as a miscommunication.

April 27, 2015

A Developer's Perspective on the Apple Watch

As developers, we’re eager to work with the latest technology innovations, and there's no question that the Apple Watch offers a new platform, new challenges, and new opportunities.

April 22, 2015

Why Junior Developers Aren’t Getting the Right Guidance at Work

It’s official: the oft-decried tech talent shortage is a myth. Droves of junior developers are entering the job market thanks to the skyrocketing popularity of computer science degrees and code bootcamps.

March 19, 2015

Meet the Yetis - James McNamara

Meet James, one of our extremely talented developer co-ops.