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5 Reasons to Not Search for a CTO or Technical Co-founder

One of the common questions we hear from startups is if they'll be at a disadvantage without having a technical co-founder at their outset. ...

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Build vs Buy: When Contracting an App Makes Sense

If you're setting out to build an app, you have a few different options to consider. Should you be part of a larger company, it's possible t...

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6 Hours vs 6 Months: How to Build Apps Faster

Compared to their web counterparts, mobile apps often get a bad wrap with how long they take to get into the marketplace. The concern being ...

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Non-Disclosure Agreements and Mobile Apps: Are NDAs Necessary?

It's a common story and it goes as follows: someone wants to talk to you about their app. It's probably for an app idea. But here's the thin...

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Android vs iOS: Which platform to build for first?

The question of "which platform to build an app for first" has been a popular one for the past five years. Often ideological or headline-foc...

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10 Steps to Raise Money for Your Mobile App Startup

While indie developers are still thriving in app stores today, there's a growing number of teams or companies that are funded because they r...

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How to Ensure Your App will be a Huge Failure

After six years of building apps, I’ve come to see a number of common problems that can lead to an app’s failure. While it’s challenging to ...

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How Much Does an App Cost: A Massive Review of Pricing and other Budget Considerations

“How much does it cost to build an app?,” has been the most common question I’ve received from prospective customers since Savvy Apps starte...

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Best Practices for App Constellations

As I've written about recently, there's a growing trend around unbundling apps, invisible apps, and app constellations. They are all related...

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The Great Unbundling, Invisible Apps, and Constellations

Foursquare recently joined Google, Facebook, Dropbox and others in "the great unbundling" of apps with the release of Swarm last week. Matth...

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Mobile in 2014: What you need to know

As a follow-up to my an app for every thing post, I recently did a webinar on what you need to know about “mobile” in 2014. About three hun...

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