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Is There an App for That?

Oct 10, 2019 | by Abhijeet Kher, Mobile Practice Lead | Tags: Mobile App Development

You've just had an idea. You want to create the next FlappyBird. This one will be bigger, better, and filled with micro-transactions! 

Or, you want to solve a problem using the ever evolving smartphone and make the world a better place.

Sounds great! Let's explore some potential reasons for building the app and what doing so may involve - assuming someone hasn't already created your app idea.


Meet Our Team: Kyle Miller

Oct 03, 2019 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Meet Our Team

Welcome back to the Meet Our Team Q&A series. My name is Daniela Williams, Project Manager at ISE, and I’ll be asking ISE team members questions to help give insight into what makes us tick. 

Today I'm interviewing Kyle Miller, intern turned full-time software engineer. Kyle will be heading back to his alma mater, Luther College, for their fall career fair.


Estimation Revisited (Part 1)

Sep 26, 2019 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

In a previous blog post, I explored the challenge of wanting to be agile, but also wanting certainty. One place this shows up is in how we deal with estimation. In this blog post I take a deeper look at estimation and projections.


What is ECMA Script?

Sep 19, 2019 | by Jon Opdahl, Software Engineer | Tags: Web Development

Have you ever heard of ECMA Script? What about ES5? ES2015? ES2018? If you have even been on the periphery of the front-end web development ecosystem, you may have run into some of these acronyms before, but may have a less than clear picture of what they all mean. My hope is by the end of reading this article, you can confidently decipher the meaning of these different acronyms and understand how JavaScript came to the place we are today.