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3 Brands Destined to Dominate the Holidays with Emerging Mobile Tech

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Black Friday. Cyber Monday. The biggest shopping days of the year are around the corner. Are retailers ready? Do these brands have smart tech in place to increase orders, streamline operations, offer exceptional customer service to ultimately…

How to Stay Focused and Get a Shit-ton Done

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Between Slack, fun-loving and curious colleagues, meetings, emails and other distractions, how to stay focused on getting that primary thing called work done at work can be hard. And, there are the unrelenting demands of the work itself. For…
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Solving Real Business Challenges with Enterprise Apps

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In my previous post, I explored internal or enterprise apps and their value to businesses across all industries. Now, we’ll look at examples of current enterprise mobile apps that are improving business operations and producing real results…
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The Untapped Value of Enterprise Mobile Apps

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There are infinite opportunities to improve businesses with enterprise mobile apps; they come in many shapes and sizes and are different for every company. Enterprise apps are revolutionizing the mobile landscape by improving workforces across…
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Optimizing UNFI's Ordering Process with Cutting-edge Tech

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Founded in 1996, UNFI is the leading national distributor of natural, organic and specialty foods in the United States and Canada, making more than 60,000 products available to more than 49,000 customers – grocery stores, organic…
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The Fox Theatre Builds on a Legacy of Innovation

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stable|kernel transformed The Fox Theatre, a historic venue, into an innovative leader by improving the customer experience and increasing revenue with a mobile app. Explore the benefits of a consumer-facing mobile app and how to solve real…
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SkySquid Teaches Us the Value of Playing at Work

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The stable|kernel team takes their work very seriously. In fact, our very name nods to the importance of building mobile applications on precise, stable foundations because, without them, our software and our clients’ futures are at risk.…

How Much Does a Mobile App Cost?

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Potential clients come to us with a litany of questions prior to engagement: What’s your process? Should I build a native or a mobile web app? Is all development done in-house? We see all of the questions. But, by a large margin, the most…

Life Lessons I've Learned from Software Development

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I’ve spent the last 1.5 years in the depths of the software development industry, albeit as a digital marketer, but regardless I’ve lived, breathed and studied the likes of it to better understand my industry. In this short time, I’ve…
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How To Create A Successful Mobile Loyalty Program

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Why is a brand loyalty program so important? We know it’s far easier to get repeat business from existing customers – but brands still spend up to 80 percent of their marketing budgets acquiring new customers. Customer retention…

The Business Case for Good Software Architecture

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In this post, I’ll explore the value and business case for good software architecture. If you've worked with a programmer, you know that we tend to take strong stands on seemingly small or unimportant things, and we like to talk about the…
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6 Reasons an Attraction Mobile App is the Ultimate Marketing Tool

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American attractions face an increasing number of challenges as competition for visitors, membership dollars, charitable gifts and brand recognition rises. Destinations once at the top of any tourist’s trip itinerary must find new ways to…