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Tag: Backend

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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 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 Build An App Like Uber

Since Uber’s first ride request in 2010, the tech giant’s cutting edge engineering has revolutionized the rideshare industry. While today’s tech stack may be well equipped to build an app like Uber, the location-based startup was the first of its kind to put a taxi app with real-time GPS in

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How to customize the display name of dynamic ActiveAdmin search filters

Working with ActiveAdmin At Rootstrap, my first assignment was to develop a Ruby on Rails application which uses ActiveAdmin (with ActiveAdmin Addons) as a framework to implement the user interface. I had never used ActiveAdmin before and I found myself reading a lot of documentation of the gem, in some

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How to Accept Payments With Stripe (React, Rails Examples)

Here at Rootstrap, we don’t believe in reinventing the wheel. We believe in making things simple and high quality of course. In this blog post, you’ll learn how to start working with Stripe and quickly have fully functioning online payments in your apps. WHY STRIPE? Pros Easy to implement and use

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