Choosing the right technology stack for a web app is a task that requires extensive experience and in-depth knowledge. Possibly, the worst thing that one can do is to use the most popular technologies at the moment to demonstrate adherence to modern web development trends. The thing is that all programming languages, libraries, and frameworks were initially designed to solve a specific range of tasks. Therefore, if you build your tech stack “blindfold,” you risk spending time and money without any substantial benefits.

React is one of the most popular JavaScript libraries for building web apps user interfaces. React’s excellent…


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React JS development is a pretty hot topic at the moment. Both developers and business companies adore this library and want to get the maximum of its possibilities. There are dozens of React development companies all over the world, and it may be a hard task to choose a proper software vendor from this variety. To make thing a little bit clearer for you, we gathered some React JS development companies worthy of your attention in this article.

Trying to find the golden mean, we’ll pay attention to the client reviews…


When your business passes various development stages, you will inevitably face the necessity of introducing a software that would help to optimize the inner workflows. And here exists a dilemma: whether to choose a widely used off-the-shelf solution or to decide in favour of bespoke software.

Imagine that you chose a ready-to-use software with a wide array of features, which at first glance will satisfy all your requirements. But some time later it turns out that the product or its components do not work as it was initially expected and you have to invest your time and money in its…


When there appears an idea to create a startup, you have to take into account all the risks you will face and evaluate them thoughtfully. Also as a rule, startups are restricted financially, therefore there is a necessity to define the business strategy even more carefully and take all necessary steps to avoid failure. That is why in many cases a business owner starts a project with MVP (minimum viable product), which is directly related to the success of the future application. …


In the article we consider key specialists involved in software development process and functions they perform.

If you plan to cooperate with a custom web application development company without any previous experience, some crucial questions may arise. Since you, as a customer, will have to pay employees of the company every working hour, it’s pretty natural that you may want to know how exactly the project is arranged, what specialists will work on it, and what their exact roles are.

To be fully involved in the development process, you must know who does what, what responsibilities a specific specialist has…


In the article we describe the working principles of software development life cycle, and discuss how to choose the most suitable SDLC model.

The constant evolution of web development tools allowed us to create software systems of such a complexity that was unimaginable a few decades ago. However, even the most advanced technology won’t guarantee the appropriate results without deep technical expertise and a proper approach.

First of all, programming languages, libraries, and frameworks are designed to solve a specific range of problems. Therefore, you should use those of them that better fit the particular needs of your business.

Another…


SaaS software may be a great alternative to a custom-made solution. In the article we discuss why so, and outline the strong and weak points of these applications.

Business models along with technologies are rapidly developing, and when it’s time to pick up the most appropriate software for business, there is a necessity to take into account long-term perspectives and consequences. The main aim is to reach a maximum flexibility of the product, which will be able to allow a businessman to keep up to date and remain competitive. …


In the article we discuss the difference between application modernization and application rewriting and explain in which cases this or that option should be chosen.

In a dynamically changing software industry it’s just impossible to know all technology stacks, since they are constantly updating, and this process seems to be endless. And actually it is, let’s just take into consideration the past decade! There is a variety of technology stacks that have seen the world, each of them has its basic features and is applied for specific purposes. Now, if an application was developed with a currently contemporary stack, it…


Let’s discuss Webix and Vue.js frameworks and try to understand in which cases Webix surpasses.

A good application is like a well-oiled machine, each part of which is in its place and works flawlessly. In the case of a software system, instead of combining gears and springs, developers use programming languages, libraries, and frameworks. Choosing the right tech stack (a combination of tools for implementing your software idea) is the guarantee that your app will work according to your expectations, won’t disappoint the users, and won’t require many hours of rework in the future. It’s important to remember that a…


An aggregator and a marketplace are two popular business models that are widely used nowadays. Let’s take a closer look at each of them, and consider their pros and cons.

Making purchases or ordering various services via the Internet has become a new normal. Judge for yourself, there is no need to go out from home, wander around a shop, stand in a queue… It’s much more convenient to make an online order, without any extra actions. Such opportunity worked just fine when the coronavirus era came, and governments of various countries started to impose restrictions and even lockdowns. In…

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