Future Mind Blog

A blog about project management, design, mobile and business

Get the most out of our experience and build better products

11 Rules of Effective Cooperation in IT Projects

avatar
Emil Waszkowski
Project Management
You’ve done a product’s specification, you’ve chosen software house and signed a contract – it’s time to start cooperation. Cooperative setting objectives, expectations and rules at the beginning of a project will ensure that the team of a supplier will become a part of your organization, which is especially important in remote working.
Read more

How to become a better developer

avatar
Michał Skóra
Dev
You can find many articles online on improving as a developer. In fact, there are so many of them that it’s easy to think the subject has been sufficiently discussed. However, I would like to consider this subject from my point of view.
Read more

Don't ask for an estimation! Budgeting Agile Projects

avatar
Paweł Josiek, Emil Waszkowski
Project Management
You start a pretty big IT project and you have to answer the questions of the board, investors and other stakeholders how much it will cost? Experienced IT managers agree on this − you need a budget, no estimation.
Read more

Progressive Web Apps – why, how, what

avatar
Paweł Cała, Emil Waszkowski
Mobile
You read reviews and expert predictions, but you really don’t know what PWA is and how will it work in your business? Or maybe you hear about progressive applications for the first time? In this article we’ll explain what is and how Progressive Web App works. We will also describe the possibilities and limitations of PWA and indicate when to apply it, and when not.
Read more

Future Mind VP Pawel Josiek offers Analysis in New App Cost Survey

avatar
Emil Waszkowski
Mobile
When it comes to developing an app, cost is often at the forefront of businesses’ minds. While apps offer powerful channels for engaging audiences, the cost to build a mobile app is often steep. Clutch, a leading B2B IT ratings, reviews, and research firm in Washington, DC, recently surveyed 102 app development companies from around the world to better understand app development cost. Using the survey data and analysis from app development experts, the final report offers insight for any business seeking to develop an app with a professional app development company.
Read more

How to Find a Reliable Software House - A 10 Point Checklist

avatar
Paweł Josiek, Emil Waszkowski
Project Management
You’ve made a decision to outsource your digital product development, but you’re not sure how to choose the best service provider? Where to find the right one that will understand the product goals and vision, and make it easy to achieve business objectives? Here’s what to consider when choosing a partner that will help you create a reliable product, without any risk.
Read more

How to Write a Brief for a Software House

avatar
Paweł Josiek, Emil Waszkowski
Project Management
Finding an outsourcing company that completely meets your business needs is not that simple. But, you need to know that to take on a project with a software house and start the effective cooperation, you need to define your goals and have a full vision of the product. Here are the information straight from the horse’s mouth on what a good software house will ask you before starting the work.
Read more

Pros and Cons of In-House and Outsourcing Software Development

avatar
Emil Waszkowski
Project Management
Do you have the challenge of launching a mobile or web application that will be cost-effective and quickly implemented with high quality? Are you wondering whether to choose outsourcing or create an internal development team? Read the article and learn the advantages and disadvantages of both solutions. Find out what works best for you.
Read more

RxJava Schedulers Cheat Sheet

avatar
Michał Klimczak
Dev, Mobile
Rx programming is hard. It’s hard to start with and much harder to master. In Future Mind we have begun our journey with RxJava more than two years ago and even today we learn new things every day. There are also problems which are relatively easy, but we’ve seen a lot of developers having difficulties to grasp them entirely. One of those problems is proper scheduling of reactive tasks.
Read more

Here's a Quick Way to Read NFC Tags Using CoreNFC

avatar
Andrzej Puczyk
Mobile
The wireless exchange of information between an iPhone and any other connected devices, using NFC tags is finally here. There are multiple use cases for 3rd-party apps, but what’s that all about and where to start?
Read more

10 Point Checklist Before Developing a Mobile App

avatar
Emil Waszkowski
Mobile, Startups
You've been thinking lately about the mobile application that fully addresses market needs, want to build the product, but there is one thing that stops you: You have no idea how to change the concept into a functional product. Wondering where to start and what steps to take to create the application in the most effective way? Read on to learn the essentials before you ask a software house for help.
Read more

Fixed Price vs Time & Materials: How to Build a Risk-free Product?

avatar
Paweł Josiek, Emil Waszkowski
Project Management
Do you think about building a reliable product with the smallest risk and reasonable budget at the same time? Wondering if it's even possible? In this article, you will find the answer on how to achieve this goal.
Read more
We use cookies to enhance your experience. By continuing to visit this site you agree to our use of cookies. See our privacy policy. Close