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A mix of articles on software development and technology trends. Stuff that interests us.

SimTutor releases new scenario-based planning tool

The recent enhancements for our eLearning client, SimTutor, not only makes the planning of a simulated training session a pleasure, it also speeds up the process for tutors.
By Jo Lo

Why Is Amazon giving employees $10,000 to quit?

This week, Amazon launched a new pay-to-quit initiative, with employees offered up to $10,000 in startup costs to join their Delivery Service Partner program.
By Rowan Schaaf

Artificial intelligence primer

You’re probably already experiencing the benefits of artificial intelligence, although you may not be aware. 
By Rowan Schaaf

What is Blockchain?

By now you will have heard of Bitcoin, Ethereum and possibly even tripped over the technology that supports them all - Blockchain.
By Rowan Schaaf

Mobile apps - what do they cost?

Factors that go into the cost of your mobile app will depend on application type, feature set and the development team.
By Rowan Schaaf

Native, responsive, or hybrid mobile apps?

There's a lot of information out there, but it's still difficult to understand how to get started when it comes to building a mobile application.
By Rowan Schaaf

Setting up a ReactiveUI ViewModel

In this article, we will be setting up our first ViewModel to bind to the ListView that we created in the previous article. We'll be using the ReactiveUI framework for implementing our ViewModel and b...
By Jamil Geor

Xamarin.Forms - ListView

In this article, we are going to setup the initial the article list page and set this up as our application's main page.
By Jamil Geor

Getting started with Xamarin.Forms

Over the next few posts, we are going to walk through the steps taken to develop a cross platform mobile application using Xamarin.Forms and ReactiveUI.
By Jamil Geor

Managing agile teams in chaotic environments

One of the biggest challenges we have as a software services company, is how to manage teams and priorities in a constantly shifting environment.
By Rowan Schaaf

Mobility - customer engagement stories

Mobile reached a tipping point in 2014. According to a recent Pew Internet Research Study, nine out of every 10 Americans have a mobile phone.
By Rowan Schaaf

Mobility - improving business productivity

In today’s business climate, competitive pressures drive the need for ever greater operational efficiency, productivity improvements and improved customer service.
By Rowan Schaaf

Mobility - a powerful industry disruptor

The sixth iteration of Apple's iPhone was announced a few days ago with much fanfare. In the seven years since the original Apple smartphone was released much has happened.
By Rowan Schaaf