Team Novoda (Joint Thinkers)

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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.

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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(Code) Sharing is caring - An Introduction to Kotlin Multiplatform Projects

In this blogpost we will deep dive into JetBrains multiplatform projects feature, why you should consider using it and how you can do so to level up your product development. With Kotlin 1.2 JetBrains introduced a new experimental feature called multiplatform projects. This allows you, as things stand today,
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If cross platform is the answer, make sure you’re asking the right question

Native mobile development is dead. Long live React Native, Xamarin and the new kid on the block, Flutter. Why write twice, when you can write once, run anywhere — or at least, "Learn once, write anywhere"? Cross-platform solutions seem like an ideal solution to a number of issues, but
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React Native, Flutter, Xamarin: a comparison

In this article we investigate the current state of things for the more popular iOS and Android cross-platform frameworks. Read on to get a definitive answer on what each framework can and cannot do, and how they compare. The ultimate goal of a cross-platform framework should be to enable a
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What are some of our engineers up to in 2018?

With a new year comes a new start. At Novoda we are always learning but the new year is a great milestone for starting a new project. What are some of our engineers up to in 2018? 2017 was an amazing year, we spoke publicly about our Novoda Craft University
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Novoda Design does Mobile UX Conference London 2017

The Mobile UX London Conference (MUXL), founded by Naveed Ratansi has developed from a series of design meet-ups focussed on mobile user experience. The design team at Novoda were lucky enough to attend their third annual conference with a diverse set of topics spanning research, analytics and emerging technologies. As
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