The Best Ways to Enjoy the Season of Fall

Indeed the season of fall is upon us now. It’s time to trade out swimwear and sunscreen for something a bit warmer. If you’re like most people you may feel like the fun that comes with summer is coming to an end but I don’t believe that needs to be the case. At VOG Calgary App Developer we believe there is a lot of fun to be had this fall season, especially paired with the right apps. Let’s take a closer look at a few fall activities and how they can be made better with a bit of tech.

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Apple Event 2016 Review

The whole world waited for the Apple Event of 2016. The time when the latest and greatest in innovative Apple technology would be revealed in hopes of trumping Android (not too difficult when the batteries are exploding in the Note 7’s). Regardless of what you think of Apple it is no small spectacle a conference is held to announce literally anything. Let’s take a look at some of the new announcements as well as our Calgary mobile app developer impressions of them:

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The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for App Ideas

The problem that separates the average person from becoming a mobile app sensation is the lack of ideas. The problem with the app market to put it bluntly is that it is extremely saturated which has its own ups and downs. On one hand a saturated market is good because it expresses a strong demand for that particular industry, and on the other hand it can be extremely difficult to enter such a competitive market and benefit from it.

So the defining question of it all is “how can I come up with a successful app idea?” Besides visiting the best app development company in Calgary – VOG Calgary Mobile App Developer, here are a few tips to get you started:

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VOG Calgary App Developer Update: Movin’ on up

The Commons owners reached out to our team first because they love the energy and enthusiasm each and every one of our team members bring

The best app developer in Calgary Alberta is excited to announce that we have moved! Now before you get to concerned as to our new location rest assured it’s not far… as in across the hall not far. We were offered the opportunity to move into a bigger and better office that not only appeals more to our clients we bring in and out of The Commons, but it also provides our many talented team members a little bit more elbow room to work, think, strategize, and create the best apps for your business needs.

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Top Eight Back to School Apps

Yeah… It’s about that time of year again. Summer is winding down which means it’s time to sharpen your textbooks and open your pencils… or something like that. If you are in grade school, college, or university, there are tons of apps out there you can get your hands on that will help you out with your school year, and take it from me, anything made easier when it comes to school is an incredible blessing. Let’s get into it, this is our Top Eight Back to School Apps as made by our Calgary mobile app developer team:

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The Pokemon Go Effect: How to Find Your Own Success in an App Idea

*Featured image courtesy of Warren R.M. Stuart on Flickr: VOG Logo has been added

If you have been living under a rock or have Internet Explorer as your primary web browser (shade thrown) you may have heard of a small mobile gaming phenomenon called Pokemon Go. This game has not only captured the attention of fans of the franchise, but has also been an interesting example to the mobile app development community. How did this app become an overnight phenomenon? How can I make an app like that? The truth is behind every “overnight success” there is a tireless, hard working team that can sometimes be months if not years in the making. However, let’s take a look at a few keys that made Pokemon Go specifically successful.

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Spotlight: A Super Designer with a Heroic Story

At VOG Calgary mobile app developer, it is a well known fact that we love our clients and our employees. That’s why when one of our employees does something awesome, we want to brag about it!

Our very own Graphic Designer, Ethan Livingstone, has had his artwork featured on the Android Central YouTube channel and we couldn’t be more proud! The video features an entire android theme centered around Ethan’s work taking great care to not let any apps or functions stop the Black Panther design from being shown at all times.  I sat down with Ethan to chat about this accomplishment and what it means for him as both an artist and an individual.

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Small Businesses Looking for Professional App Development Companies

Like it or not, if a small business wants to remove the word “small” from its name then it better keep up with the latest technology. These small businesses will have to let go of the old ways of doing business and marketing, and will have to step into the latest mobile era.  If potential customers are using their mobile devices practically every hour during a day,  then developing an app is the key to reaching those customers. Development of apps is easier said than done but here are few pointers to consider.

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Calgary Mobile App Development – Finding the Right Developer

Today, when choosing an app for a specific purpose, the user can find themselves stuck in a paradox of choices. With so many developers, it can be hard to choose the right app development company that is going to create a high quality product. There are thus, a few factors that clients should take into account when developing an app, to get higher ratings and become the default choice of users for particular purposes. Higher ratings ensure that the app is reliable and lead to more downloads, helping people make a choice when they are stuck.

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Calgary Mobile App Development – Scouting an App Developer

Mobile app development these days has become a necessity for almost any company that is looking for a larger customer reach. Whether dealing with food delivery, clothing and accessories or financial advice, everyone is getting an app developed to be more linked to their customers.

To create an app that lets your customer be more involved in what your company has to offer, you will need to hire good app developers that understand the way your company works and design an app that offers a good user experience.
Choosing the right Calgary mobile app development company also requires you to understand fully what the developer has to offer, and if they have worked on similar apps before.
Here are some factors that should help you choose the best mobile app company for your business.

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