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Answering Your Questions about Custom App Development

in Design & UX /

Why Empathy Matters in App Design and Development

For a mobile app to be successful, it has to solve a problem for users. Your company might

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in Culture /

A Love Letter to Our Dream Client

Dear Dream Client, We’re so glad you found us. We’ve been brought together by a mutual passion for

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in App Development Process /

5 Strategies for Prioritizing Features in Custom App Development

When it comes to developing a mobile app for your business, it’s very tempting to try to incorporate

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in App Maintenance & Marketing /

The Importance of Including Logging in Your Mobile Apps

It's 6:00am and the help desk is calling because your app has “stopped working”. You quickly check the

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in App Maintenance & Marketing /

5 Things to Know Before You Hire a Software Developer to Fix Your App

When you’ve hired a software development company to build your application, and it flat out doesn't work, it's

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Pros and Cons of Using Xamarin to Develop Your App

Building a native mobile app usually begins with a critical decision about whether to develop your app for

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in App Development Process /

Nightmare Software Issues Caused by Poorly Written Code

As the owner of a custom software development company, I can tell you that poorly written, shoddy code

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in Design & UX /

7 Ways Mobile App Prototypes Save Time and Money

If you’re ready to build an app that makes your business more productive and efficient, you want that

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in Design & UX /

What is a Mobile App Prototype?

You may know intrinsically that the right mobile app will make your workers more productive, facilitate better communication

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What is an App-Enabled Product or Bluetooth-Enabled Product?

An app-enabled product is a product that can be controlled by and/or send data to a custom-developed mobile

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in News /

15th Annual Tampa Bay Tech Awards, 2018

The 15th annual Tampa Bay Tech Awards is right around the corner. Taking place on Friday, November 9th,

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in App & Software Industry Trends /

Enterprise Mobility Statistics Point to Robust Growth in 2018 and Beyond

In an increasingly mobile world, businesses that don't embrace enterprise mobility could find themselves scrambling to keep up

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in Field Service /

Custom Field Service App versus Generic Field Service Software

Field service apps in the workplace are not "frills" but instead necessary tools that help you manage your employees,

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in App Development Process /

What is Software Discovery & Strategic Planning?

Every Big Fish app development project starts with a Discovery and Strategic Planning phase. Software Discovery and Planning

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in News /

Big Fish Has a New Look

Big Fish is a software development company in Tampa, FL with a focus on mobile application development. Last

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in Design & UX /

Say “No” to Ugly App Design

You might be thinking: "Who cares what our app looks like, I just want it to work." Here's

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in App Development Process /

What to Expect During An Initial Consultation With Big Fish About Your Mobile App

Big Fish is a mobile app design and development company in Tampa Florida. We understand that you have

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in Mobile App Basics /

How to Protect Your App Idea

If you have an idea for an app you may be wondering how, or if, you can protect

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in App Development Process /

How Long Does it Take to Build a Custom App?

Big Fish is a B2B custom app development company with offices in Tampa, Florida. I've written about how

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in News /

Big Fish is Rebranding

Next month Big Fish celebrates the 3 year anniversary of opening our office in Tampa, Florida. But, our

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in Mobile App Basics /

How to Avoid Being Held Hostage by Your App Developer

Big Fish is an app development company in Tampa, Florida. From time to time we receive calls from

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