We often get asked the question about which is better Native App or PWA (Progressive Web Apps)? To answer, we always start with the difference – native apps are written to run on mobile devices while PWAs are written to run inside of web browsers. On average, most businesses do prefer native mobile apps to reach their audiences due […]
Web apps are the future, and 2020 made that fact just more apparent. Last year was a lesson in their importance as accessibility significantly impacted the way businesses were operating.
Creating custom software applications can never be just “one-and-done.” When developing an app, it’s equally important to plan for maintenance changes and updates. Keeping your system healthy and running is equally as important as the development.
Mobile applications have traditionally been written in native languages. However, the recent introduction of hybrid cross-platform frameworks, such as React Native and NativeScript, has been rapidly gaining usage over pure native. So, this recent increase in popularity raises the question – how should developers decide which to use?
When developing applications, there are lots of reasons why Automated Testing for Quality Assurance is beneficial. Automating testing shortens development cycles, avoids cumbersome and expensive repetitive tasks, and improves software. Adhering to automated testing best practices ensures that the testing strategies will deliver high-quality results and save valuable dollars.
We could have never predicted all of the ways the Covid-19 pandemic would affect us. The pandemic forced FocustApps to reprioritize, rethink decisions, and adjust some of our processes. Even now, as we migrate through this year, the shift in focus helps us recognize “the way we worked” is no longer working.
The Internet of Things (IoT) has brought a significant change in our daily lives and is one of the most popular technologies today. With the improvement of connectivity over the last several years, IoT has become more widespread as it expands into home and work environments. As these IoT ecosystems evolve and collect their data, they offer businesses the opportunity to tap into new territory by creating custom applications that utilize these data pools.
When downloading an app from the App Store to an iPhone or iPad, there is now a new “App Privacy” section on each App’s page to make you aware of further detailed information. These specifics advise you how the App’s data is used to track you and your user information.
Every year brings its share of new technologies that push the envelope of what can be achieved in mobile app development. So in keeping up with the 2021 trends, here are our top six on what is expected to be shaping mobile app development in 2021.
Almost all businesses use the internet as a central place for daily operations. While the convenience of the internet is excellent, often, the functionality of pre-built web applications loaded with features you don’t need can slow work as well as hinder your client’s ability to interact with your business.