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Novoda has a reputation of building the most desirable apps for Android and iOS. We believe living and sharing a hack-and-tell culture is one way to maintain top-shelf quality.

We went to Google I/O 2018, here's what we are excited about

As every year, a selection of Novoda team members headed to Shoreline Amphitheatre last week for Google I/O 2018. They attended sessions, talked to Googlers about our clients' problems and needs. Here's what they found exciting.
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How modern Facilities Management and Smart Technology can help businesses reach their sustainability targets (and what it means for the rest of the office)

Sustainability is firmly on the business agenda around the world, and the efficiency of buildings has natural come under the spotlight. They account for nearly 40% of the world’s energy use, 70% of electrical consumption and 40% of the world’s greenhouse emissions. Clearly, a sustainable future for buildings
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2018’s Top Digital Trends for the Retail Industry

What can future technology offer a forward thinking retailer? We look at some of the trends that are destined to set the shopping experience alight.
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Getting started with Google ARCore on Android

Google’s ARCore platform can create virtual objects, blending them with the real world through your device’s camera. Follow along as we explore some key ARCore concepts and delve into creating an augmented reality app from scratch.
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Q&A - Automation Testing Framework, Native or Cross-Platform?

Welcome to another Novoda ‘2-minute Q&A’. This series gives you insights into some of the challenging scenario's and ideas that we deal with day to day in the world of Novoda's Engineering, Product and agile Software Crafting. Today we have JT our Head of Quality Assurance, having managed
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GOTO Conference Berlin 2017

The 5th edition of the GOTO Berlin conference took place on the 14th-17th November. We didn't want to miss this opportunity to learn from the some of the best in the software industry so we went along to attend some of the workshops and talks at the event. The GOTO
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Towards Feature Teams

At Novoda, we pay close attention to what’s going on in terms of development and process best practices. In 2012 Spotify popularised the feature team approach, and from that point the idea has been revised, rebuked and modified. Throughout this post we will talk about our own experience with
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They told you it would be impossible to choose a cross-platform framework from a diagram — they were wrong

In this article, we visualise the current state of things for the more popular iOS and Android cross-platform frameworks. Read on to see a definitive answer on what each framework can and cannot do, and how they compare. Choosing a cross-platform SDK because it is supposed to increase speed or
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Exploring chat bots on the Amazon Alexa; to infinity and beyond

Recently Amazon announced a contest to evaluate the best Alexa skills, running on the Echo and optionally the Echo Show whilst targeting kids under the age of 13. Novoda is always up for a challenge. Here is what we built. At Novoda we have a mission statement: Together on a
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