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In The 21st Century Your Company Is Now A Software Company

By Nick McKenna | 10th March 2019
Software Development Company

In the 21st century, every company is becoming a software company In years gone by, companies created an asset (such as a machine, a workforce, a piece of intellectual property) and created a set of repeatable, predictable processes to exploit that asset to deliver returns … more

Cross Platform Mobile Development

By Nick McKenna | 21st February 2019
Cross Platform Mobile Development

Cross platform mobile app development has matured over the years and there are various stable options available at the moment. What are the options and how does one choose? The options that we will examine here are: Cordova React Native Xamarin Go Native There are … more

Surprises In The Apple App Store Review Guidelines

By Nick McKenna | 9th January 2019

We get asked about a myriad of crazy and wonderful ideas for App Development for iOS / iPhone / iPad / Android. My first piece of advice to all new customers is to read Apple’s App Store Review Guidelines. They contain some wonderful hidden gems … more

Are You Drowning In Spreadsheets? Do You Have An Unwieldy ERP System?

By Nick McKenna | 29th November 2018

We start off with the best of intentions. We’re going to manage this new service / product / project using a simple spreadsheet. It won’t be complicated. We’re going to put it on a shared drive so we can collaborate. But… Someone needs access offline. … more

Co-Sourcing App Software Developers

By Nick McKenna | 22nd November 2018

Co-Sourcing With McKenna Consultants Our specialist App Development teams have a long history working alongside existing in-house software development teams. This has allowed us to find the optimal mix of rapidly delivering value to our clients as well as up-skilling their staff. Why Co-Source? There … more

Using Your Mobile App To Gain Competitive Advantage

By Nick McKenna | 21st November 2018

Get Competitive Advantage From Your Mobile App Building a mobile App for your organisation is a serious endeavour and so it should be strategically important to your organisation. This means that your mobile App should in some way confer competitive advantage on your organisation. Barrier … more

Mobile App Developers Grow Your Audience

By Nick McKenna | 20th November 2018

Mobile App Developers Facts And Figures By 2019, over a third of the human population on Earth will have a mobile smart device such as an Android phone, iPhone or iPad. This represents a new way undreamed of ten years ago to communicate with new … more

Mobile App Development Step 1: What Do You Want?

By Nick McKenna | 17th November 2018

Defining The Scope Of Your Mobile App The first step of building a Mobile App (for iOS, iPhone, iPad or Android) is working out what it should do, and it’s always the hardest step. In general, the narrower the scope of your idea, the easier … more

Integration With App

By Nick McKenna | 14th November 2018
Integration with App

Integrating Your Internet Of Things Device With Your App Most Internet Of Things devices have a companion App that they work with. The App usually allows the Internet Of Things device user to remotely control the device, get status data from it, extract reports etc. … more