app competition

How to Perform a Competitive Analysis for Your App Idea

Published on October 21, 2016

Would you go spelunking without a headlamp? What about mountaineering without a map? Well, pursuing…

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Mobile Forecast: Where Will FinTech Be in Five Years?

Published on October 14, 2016

FinTech is an exciting place for Los Angeles app developers to be right now. Startups…

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The Basic Principles of Good App Design

Published on October 6, 2016

Design decides if your users stick around. Design determines when your startup will become profitable….

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Building Apps 101: The Core Resources Tech Startups Need

Published on September 28, 2016

Marketing and growth strategy are the “software” of a startup. The “hardware” is the system…

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growth hacking

Getting Your App Idea off the Ground: Zero to Critical Mass

Published on September 22, 2016

Getting your app idea off the ground is similar to getting a rocket into space….

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APIs are like windows on a locked building. For startups, the challenge is making sure hackers don't get a clear line of sight.

How To Keep Data Harvesters Away From Your App’s API

Published on August 30, 2016

Your app is a vault, filled with valuable data. Custom content. User emails. Images. Videos….

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Jobs and Wozniak: the ultimate template for co-founder relationships.

What Is the Role of a Non-Technical Startup Founder?

Published on August 23, 2016

Non-technical startup founders often get a bad rap in the tech world. This is partly…

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iPhone app developers

How to Make an App Your Users (and the App Store) Will Love

Published on August 16, 2016

Submitting apps to the Apple App Store is the scariest part of mobile app development….

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App Store launch

I Have an App Idea: What Do I Do Next?

Published on August 9, 2016

Think about this for a second: Apple has twice as many credit cards on file…

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The grass is always greener: looking across the ocean from San Francisco towards cheaper tech ecosystems.

Outsourcing App Development: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Published on August 2, 2016

“Go ahead and outsource.” People are always surprised when we tell them this. We get…

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