The Big Fish Blog

Answering Your Questions about Custom Mobile Development

in Our Thinking /

We Switched from HipChat to Slack. Here’s Why.

It's hard to believe there was a time when our team used email to communicate with each other.

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in Advice for Buyers /

Custom Versus Pre-Built Mobile Apps: When Does Custom Make More Sense?

I will be the first to say that not every company needs a mobile app - let alone

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in Our Thinking /

No, We Don’t Outsource Abroad. Here’s Why…

At Big Fish, we develop custom software (mobile apps) for our clients. Every week we receive calls and

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in Advice for Buyers /

Start With the MVP – Why More Features Is Not Always Better

Most Valuable Player? Nope. Minimum Viable Product. That version of your mobile app that has "just enough" features

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in Our Thinking /

Why We *Specialize* in Mobile App Development

Yesterday I landed on the website of a small (less than a dozen employees) marketing firm that claims

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in App & Software Maintenance /

What to Include In Your Mobile App Maintenance Plan

One of the biggest mistakes your company could make when planning a custom mobile app build, is not

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in Advice for Buyers /

Death, Taxes and Software Estimations

Let's talk about software estimations. In other words, that oh so common question: How long will it take

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in Our Thinking /

Transforming Customer Service With a Mobile App

Times have changed, and so have consumers. Millennials now outnumber Baby Boomers as the largest living generation in

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in Tech Industry News /

Tampa Bay Technology Forum 2016 – A Recap

Earlier today I attended the Tampa Bay Technology Forum, in downtown St. Petersburg. It was put on by

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in Advice for Buyers /

Reality Check: Your Customers Don’t Want to “Do It”

We've entered new times and there's no going back. This is your reality check. Your customers don't want

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in Our Thinking /

The Future of Apps – A Service, Not a Destination

I use the word "Future" lightly because mobile apps as a service is the reality now. It's the

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