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Software is Never Really “Done”

Today I'd like to discuss the sometimes stated notion of software, or a mobile app, being "done". (read

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| App Development Process

Always Ask Your App Developer This Question!

I won't make you scroll to the bottom for the answer. Here is the question you should always

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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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| Mobile App Basics

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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| Culture

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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| App Development Process

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

Does MVP stand for Most Valuable Player? Nope. In the software world I'm talking about your Minimum Viable

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| Culture

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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| App Development Process

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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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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| 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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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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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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| Field Service

Going Paperless With Your Mobile Workforce

It has been estimated that U.S. employers spend $460 billion in salaries to manage paper-based information (source). It

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Is Our Mobile App HIPAA Compliant?

"Is our app HIPAA compliant?" For anyone in the Health IT space, this is a frequently asked question.

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Top Smartphone Brands and Platforms in the USA, 2016

comScore has released its annual research report detailing the cross-platform habits of digital users. This includes mobile, social,

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| News

Mobile Solutions Company Establishes Strong Presence within Florida’s High Tech Corridor

Florida’s tech industry ranks #4 in the nation; instrumental in attracting high-tech companies ST. PETERSBURG, FLORIDA — April

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How to Use KPIs to Measure the Success of Your Mobile App

According to an IT decision maker survey by Red Hat Mobile last year, 51% of organizations fully support

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| Design & UX

Design Matters

It all started when a company asked us if we would develop their mobile app, but ... without

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Spelling & Grammar Mistakes in Your Mobile Apps – Watch Out!

Your company pays close attention to avoid spelling and grammar mistakes in your marketing materials. You know that

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| App Development Process

How Much to Budget for Your Mobile App (Data from 11 Agencies)

"Can we get a price to develop this?" ... is a pretty standard question asked by prospective clients

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How Android 6 (Marshmallow) Could Cause Problems For Your Android App

Today Android began rolling out their much-anticipated update: Android 6 (code name "Marshmallow"). At the moment it is

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