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Why is Documentation Important For Development?

Here at Rootstrap, we help our clients reach their business goals by developing high-quality, performant, and scalable software solutions. To achieve this, our team continuously focuses on improving all aspects of our processes, through several initiatives across all company departments. In this article, we will examine why documentation is vital

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How to use The Kano Model To Prioritize Development Scopes & Reduce Costs

At the beginning of a project, a roadmap is put in place to determine budget and time constraints, as well as any necessary features needed during the product development process. New feature requests often come from an apps’ final users, but if a product is not in production yet, new

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The 5 Fastest-Growing Education Apps For 2021

The invention of smartphones and tablets has revolutionized how people go about their every day-to-day life. One study conducted by the Pew Research Center recently discovered that over 5 billion people worldwide own mobile devices. That number is expected to continue to rise sharply over the coming years. With so

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How To Build An App Like Duolingo

Duolingo came on the scene in 2011 operating as a teach and translate language learning app. It has since transformed into a $700+ million business, and become the first EdTech app to top $140 Million in annual revenue.    Pretty good numbers, for a language learning app that still doesn’t charge

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How to Automate iOS App Builds Using Fastlane & GitHub

Mobile app development is one of our core competencies here at Rootstrap, and we embrace best practices for development and delivery just as much as we do for backend and web applications. As Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery requires maintaining multiple backend environments (Development, QA, Staging, Production), with fully automated deployments to

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8 Best Healthcare Apps for Patients | Top Mobile Apps in 2021

The usage of mobile apps in healthcare, MedTech, and eHealth has skyrocketed in the past 5 years. According to Liquid-State, in 2018 there were over 318,000 mobile healthcare apps available for patients, and approximately 200 new healthcare apps being built each day. This number is staggering, and we can assume

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Contributing to Open Source: An overview of the Django-Drip-Campaigns Project

Open Source software (OSS) is a key initiative for developers at Rootstrap to stay sharp and engage with the developer community. In this blog post, I’m going to talk about a particular project named Django Drip Campaigns and the process of publishing it as a PyPI package. Pypi (Python Package Index) is

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