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Official company blog where we discuss the business of app development, as well as give you a behind-the-scenes look at the Jed Mahonis Group.

Should You Patent Your App?

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on January 13, 2020
Patent We believe you should go into the patent process with your eyes open and for the right reasons. In this post, we go over what to consider before patenting your app.

2020 Technology Predictions

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on December 30, 2019
2020 tech predictions Will 2020 be the year of see-through walls? T-shirts with screens? We explore these technologies and others in our annual-ish end-of-year prediction's post.

What Does an MVP Look Like?

by Jenny Karkowski · Published on December 16, 2019
%28mvp%29 MVPs can be a critical part of keeping app development costs and timelines in check. In this article, we review the advantages and criticisms of building from an MVP and break down common apps in the marketplace.

How to Keep Your Mobile App Secure

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on December 04, 2019
Security Security is a never ending game of cat and mouse, and it is important to do the fundamentals correctly to reduce your chances of a breach along with knowing what to do if you get hacked.

How to Hire a Mobile App Developer

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on November 18, 2019
App dev options When it comes to building an app, one of the first big decisions is choosing the right development team. This article breaks down the pros and cons of 5 development routes.

How long does it take to build an app?

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on October 15, 2019
How long does it take to build an app Shortest answer: it depends. Shorter answer: 3 to 12 months is about average. Longer answer: read this article, as we'll explain why it is difficult to broadly estimate how long an app takes to develop.

7 Tips for Releasing a Mobile App

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on October 03, 2019
7 tips You can find a lot of tips for launching a mobile app with a quick Google search. But with the recent release of our own craft brewery tracking app, we share some insider tips for launching a mobile app based off our own app launch experience.

Tips for Updating Your Existing Mobile App

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on September 30, 2019
Updating your app Good software evolves over time to incorporate new features and provide more value to its users. Here are a few tips to updating your mobile app.

Which features make an app expensive to develop?

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on September 27, 2019
Pexels photo 251287 Some "easy" mobile app features are anything but simple to build. In this article, we explain several features which can increase the development cost of your app, as well as how to keep those costs low.

When to Call It Quits: How to Shut Down a Mobile App

by Tim Bornholdt · Published on September 18, 2018
Closed coming soon door 4291 All things in life come to an end, and mobile apps are no exception. Learn how to properly shut down a mobile app project, including taking care of your customers and team, salvaging value from intellectual property, pulling the plug on the tech, and reflecting on the lessons learned.