Tag: mobile

7 Essentials to Designing an Ergonomic App

While user interface designers cannot affect the shape, dimensions, or textures of the device we are working with, we can affect how people use them. The use of ergonomics is a latent factor in application design. If you don’t notice it, it means that the app is doing it right. If you do notice it, […]

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Raizlabs Launches Startup Incubator

Mobile Development Firm’s First Incubation Program to Start Summer of 2015 February 2015 Boston, MA Raizlabs today announced a new startup incubation program designed to accelerate the success of early stage mobile companies. The startup incubator will invest in companies looking to develop and launch new and innovative mobile applications. Startups selected to join the […]

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BlindWays AltConf Talk – ‘A User-Centered Approach to Solving Micronavigation for the Blind’

We are thrilled to celebrate the recent coverage that resulted from a talk about design and accessibility by Chris Hoogewerff, one of our Product Managers. For those who didn’t catch it live at AltConf 2016, the full presentation is now available for free, courtesy of Realm. AltConf is a community-driven event, assembled to serve developers and […]

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tools on wooden work bench as metaphor for native tools

What is Native and How Does it Benefit Your Mobile App?

Building an app? Deciding whether or not to write “native” code will be the first technical choice you make. This single decision affects everything that follows, from whom you can hire to customer satisfaction to first-year revenue. It’s not always crystal-clear what tech teams mean when discussing native and since we often get asked to […]

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WWDC 2017: A Preview

It’s that time of year again. Spring showers are gradually yielding to beautiful summer flowers and the smell of freshly mowed lawn hangs in the air, as the sound of the neighborhood children playing in the yard brings joy to our hearts. For most, June is the feeling of summer creeping just around the corner. […]

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Nastia helping a young gymnast on the balance beam at International Gymnastics Camp

Connecting Communities through Tech: the 5-time Olympic Gold Medalist who launched an App for young gymnasts

When most people think of Nastia Liukin, they think: gymnast, Olympic Gold Medalist, athlete. When we think of Nastia here at Raizlabs, we think: entrepreneur and mentor. Years ago we were introduced to Nastia Liukin and her Co-Founder Matt Lombardi, also a professional athlete. They approached Raizlabs seeking a strategic partner, to discuss their aspirations […]

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