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Why outsource your app development?

Tom Melamed,

When you need a mobile application, do you turn to your in-house IT team? With 66% of IT budgets forecast to rise this year, and app development taking a portion of this rise, the chances are you have applications in development or are planning on it. App development is expected…

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How to Write an App Specification + FREE Template Download

Charlie Harman,

As an app developer, we’re contacted on a daily basis by people with great ideas, looking for help to develop experiences or asking for quotes for their app. Here’s the problem: it’s impossible to give prices off the bat. The potential scope of an app build is vast and varied….

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Magic Moments – what they mean for heritage brands

Calvium Team,

You’re on a heritage tour of Bristol. Imagine walking across Queen’s Square, centre of the 1831 reform riots, and hearing the clamour of those riots – the cries of the mob, the struggle to keep order and the final charge of the 3rd Dragoon Guards. You jump at the sound…

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Key app features you haven’t thought of yet

Calvium Team,

It’s one thing to persuade your clients that they need an app to stay relevant in an increasingly mobile world; it’s another to make sure that the software they get is the crowd-pleaser they were expecting. What does a quality app need to survive in a crowded market? It is…

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How do I get people to download my app?

Calvium Team,

So, you have an app. It’s built, tested and fine-tuned for the needs of your business and the relationship you want to build with your customers. All you have to do now is encourage them to download it – after all, if an app isn’t downloaded, does it even exist?…

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The blagger’s guide to talking about apps with authority

Tom Melamed,

Client: “I need an app, can you guys build one for me?” Agency account director: “Yes, absolutely” Agency account director (to staff): “Right, how do we build an app?” Sound familiar? Agency account directors and digital strategists get asked for apps all the time, and many end up saying “we…

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Apps to fall in love with!

Charlie Harman,

Valentines day will soon be upon us and in the spirit of things, we had a quick office poll of all the apps we love! See below for a selection of apps, some useful, some silly and some we’re sure you’ll love too. (Don’t forget to click on the logo’s…

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What is an Enterprise App?

Charlie Harman,

Put simply an enterprise app is intended for people inside your company and not for the world at large. Both Google and Apple have recognised the need to support businesses who want to increase their productivity by making apps a strategic part of their internal operating procedures. They have therefore…

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How to make a mobileprovision file

Kieron Gurner,

Along with making a p12 file, you’ll need to know how to make a mobileprovision file to publish your app on the Apple App Store. Here’s a quick guide to getting the mobileprovision file from your iOS Developers account.

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An app is for life, not just for Christmas

Charlie Harman,

The lights in the city have been switched on, festive songs are now popping up on the radio and the infamous John Lewis advert is the talk of the nation. There’s no denying it, Christmas is on it’s way! Perhaps that’s why whilst having an office discussion about app maintenance our…

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