Software Quality

Quality clearly has a cost that is incurred through additional expenditures to create and maintain tests and to perform QA. But, a lack of quality has often greater, and potentially unknown costs associated. The developer community needs to hold itself…
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Millennial Myths

Todd Rovak at Fahrenheit 212 says we need to stop trying to cram “Millennials” into a one-size-fits-all mold that is somehow different from previous generations when we look at them as customers or users of our products. “The first big…

Software is a process

It can be difficult for clients who are new to software to understand what we do, and especially how we do it, or why we do it the way we do it. While iOS developer Jesse Squires recently posted specifically…

Lunch & Learn: Practical SSL

At VOKAL, we like to insert a little wisdom to compliment our weekly lunches. Our Lunch & Learn is one such opportunity. At least once a month, a fellow VOKALite may share a discovery, researched topic, practice or skill to…

The Importance of Early User Testing

Since we subscribe to agile development principles here at Vokal Interactive, one maxim we try to impress upon our clients is to “ship early, and ship often.” Sometimes its not always easy to get clients on board with this approach;…

Fun with Work Downtime: Cat2Cat

My employers at Vokal Interactive have been kind enough to let me use my downtime to tackle of one of my biggest irritations with the new Asset Catalogs in Xcode 5: The fact that you still have to use the fragile imageNamed: system to…
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