Material You design from Google: Is it Possible to Get Prepared?

June 10, 2021

Yuriy Luchaninov, JavaScript Group Leader at MobiDev

Google continues to reveal the details of Android 12, and so far we’ve seen two betas released in May and June. Material You, a new design language that is a great part of Android upcoming update, has been getting a lot of buzz in the digital community. “We rethought the entire experience, from the colors to the shapes, light and motion, making Android 12 more ex...More >

Augmented Reality Development Guide: Devices, Tools, Platforms

May 29, 2021

Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev

Augmented reality’s success continues to power into the future despite last year’s numerous and persistent challenges. With the augmented reality market valuing at $8.9 billion USD and growing, this is an incredibly important segment to take advantage of to remain competitive in technology. With an audience of 810 million active AR users on mobile, the potential ...More >

PHP 8: Features, Changes, and Improvements

May 28, 2021

Alexey Vasilchenko, Web Team Leader at MobiDev

Update from May 28, 2021. PHP 8 is production ready now! PHP 8 was recently released, with all technical details listed here. As a Product Owner planning to start a new website or API written on PHP, what does PHP 8 mean for you? What benefits can you realize by upgrading an existing project to PHP 8? To briefly summarize, you can achieve a performance boost by ...More >

Why, When And How To Use Kubernetes For Web App Development

May 07, 2021

Anton Logvinenko, PHP Team Leader at MobiDev

Summary: What do Tinder, AirBnB, Pokemon Go, and Pinterest have in common? All of them run on the Kubernetes platform. This article explains why IT executives should be evaluating using this technology, how it can help businesses, and circumstances it should not be used in. We will take a look at enterprise IT use cases in the real world, as well as some of the ...More >

How to Secure Web Applications From Commonly Known Vulnerabilities in 2021

April 21, 2021

Anton Logvinenko, PHP Team Leader at MobiDev

For many companies, 2020 was all about switching to remote work in cloud-based enterprise systems, and application security teams had to adapt to a change in usage and a growing number of challenges. Web application vulnerabilities were the cause of 43% of data breaches in 2019, according to The 2020 Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report. Surprisingly, 79% of...More >

Deep Learning-based Background Removal And Blur In A Real-Time Video

February 22, 2021

Liubov Zatolokina, AI Engineer at MobiDev

Background removal and blur in a real-time video are in high demand in 2021. Their implementation can be comparable with the snowball effect. This avalanche will eventually sweep all platforms for video meetings. This fact is confirmed by the experience of market leaders that have already implemented such tools. For instance, Google has added Mobile Real-Time Vid...More >

AI Assisted Real-time Video Processing

January 19, 2021

Serhii Maksymenko, Data Science Solution Architect

This article was written based on our research and expertise of building real-time video processing products, together with creating pipelines for applying Machine Learning and Deep Learning models. When it comes to real time video processing, the data pipeline becomes more complex to handle. And we are striving to minimize latency in streaming video. On the othe...More >

SaaStock EMEA: 2020 Startup Pitch Competition

December 04, 2020

MobiDev supports the 2020 Startup Pitch Competition from SaaStock EMEA.  SaaStock EMEA unites B2B SaaS founders, executives, and investors in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Conference partners present their latest experience in SaaS products development, tips to get traction, growth and scale.  MobiDev has been participating in SaaStock for several years offline...More >

SaaS web application development principles to be followed in 2021

December 04, 2020

Anton Logvinenko, PHP Team Leader at MobiDev

If you’re reading this article, it probably means that you aren’t satisfied with the progress of your web development project. More often than not, it means something went wrong during the development cycle. It could have been a problem with delivery, scalability, or cost estimation. Regardless, whether it’s a new build or an implementation of n...More >

MVP Lite: Re-engineering of Software Development Approaches

November 24, 2020

Anna Karnaukh, Project Manager Team Leader at MobiDev

What helps people overcome obstacles? Crushing obstacles is hard work. It requires a lot of planning, time management, inner fire, and a thorough understanding of your goals.  Without your objective in mind, it’s difficult to dig deep and push forward. Vision makes all the difference when you have a clear goal and know exactly how to accomplish it. Discipline, co...More >

How to Become a Successful Business Analyst

August 31, 2020

Iryna Hurska, Business Analyst at MobiDev

“Why is business analysis so important?” –  In fact, some software projects may go without business analysis, but they may take an unpredictably long amount of time.  In this article, I describe the role of a business analyst at each software project stage and share thoughts on how to become a successful business analyst. How to Become a Successful Business...More >

Testing Microservices: Principles, Challenges, Case Studies

August 10, 2020

Laila Mahran, Expert Writer

There’s an old saying that an application is never officially “finished” in the strictest sense – it simply reaches a point where it must be released. But testing an “old school” monolithic application is one thing. Testing microservices is something else entirely. But what are microservices, and what difference do they make in...More >

Business Analysis Deliverables List For Software Development Projects

July 15, 2020

Olena Gorban, PM/BA Team Leader at MobiDev

Having an IT project manager involved in a project implies the opposite of what most business people are used to thinking. You may say: “Let’s start from the business analysis stage.” But why is this? And is it the best approach? This often occurs because business analysis in software development is not only about the business itself. The story ...More >

Tips on How We Went Remote With Our Software Development Company

April 01, 2020

Oleksii Tsymbal, Chief Innovation Officer at MobiDev

It’s just a seasonal cold, and things will get better soon. Stay calm and keep going on. That’s the prevailing thought that people shared here in Ukraine back before coronavirus (COVID-19) became mainstream. MobiDev’s board decided to evaluate all company processes and adjust them to ensure a smooth and fast transition to remote work—just in case. The most import...More >

ARKit Development Guide: Augmented Reality In iOS Applications

January 04, 2020

Based on a keynote “ARKit: Creating Non-Standard Augmented Reality Solutions”, which was contributed to MobileTechCon 2018 by Andrew Makarov, Head of Mobile Development at MobiDev. It seems like yesterday Augmented Reality was just a buzzword. Today it is a part of our daily life, brought to millions of mobile users with such technologies as AppleR...More >

UI/UX Design Process Stages and Deliverables Checklist

September 20, 2019

Ekaterina Zagorovskaya, Design Team Leader at MobiDev

The user experience is everything today. Everything you do must be optimized to create an exceptional digital experience. The average user shouldn’t have to change their behavior to adapt to your product. Keep this idea in mind when you’re turning ideas into user-friendly software. We’ve created this dedicated step-by-step UI/UX design process a...More >

How to Hire a Good UI/UX Designer and Get a Transparent Design Estimation

September 03, 2019

Yana Bicheva, Senior UI/UX Designer at MobiDev

It’s not always easy to hire a reliable UI/UX designer and get a transparent design estimation for a project. “What’s next if I want to make a UI/UX design for my software product?” is not the right question. The story often begins with: “I’m looking to develop some software, so let’s start with the UI/UX design and see h...More >

What Influences The Cost Of Software Development Services?

June 07, 2019

Oleksii Ostroverkhyi, President at MobiDev

Provision of software development services is a growing industry that is now worth an estimated $100 billion annually. It’s also a flourishing industry that has changed everything about the way enterprises do business. It allows companies to cut down costs and provides a way to significantly reduce time to market and increase flexibility. However, with rat...More >

All You Need To Know About Augmented Reality Testing

July 24, 2018

Augmented reality is no longer a futuristic fantasy. It is here and now, a viable part of the consumer market, available for millions of mobile users. Headsets, however, are a more complicated case, given all the limitations and issues with battery life, performance, and convenience for the user. Despite all that, businesses seize opportunities to build pioneerin...More >

All You Need To Know About Using Node.js For Backend Development

July 05, 2018

There are three fundamental things behind the choice of a technology stack for your software product. First, your business priorities and objectives. Second, the specifics of your business domain and market. Third, the specifics of the stack itself. All of these must be properly considered without contradicting each other. The server side—the back end of your pro...More >