Engineering

Top DevOps tools: what we love and use in MindK

We have invested plenty of time researching and deciding which tools to include in our DevOps tool package. Our decisions are based on almost ten years of experience in the IT industry and we are ready to share the list of best devops tools with you.

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The right way to build a geolocation app

From looking up directions on Google Maps to hailing a taxi via Uber, geolocation apps have become a backbone for many thriving businesses. But can you develop an app that would enjoy similar success?

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React vs Vue: What is the best choice for 2019?

Front-end development can be confusing with new JavaScript libraries sprouting like mushrooms after a summer rain. Each time you start a new project, you face a tough choice: stick with your battle-tested stack or experiment with cutting-edge tech?

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API testing: the definitive guide

Continuing our series of articles on backend testing, we’re diving deep into API testing to discover how it can increase the quality of an app without significantly raising QA costs.

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Backend testing: the definitive guide

With complex databases and large amounts of data, Backend Testing becomes a vital step towards high-quality software. While companies spend a lot of effort making sure everything works smoothly from the user point of view, they often forget that backend testing is just as important.

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Pros and cons of React Native for cross-platform app development

Choosing a core technology is one of the most important decisions for every CEO and CTO. It determines time-to-market, development, and maintenance costs. React Native allows us to deliver high-quality apps for a fraction of resources. Here’s a list of React Native pros and cons to help you make a more informed decision.

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What is WebRTC and how to avoid its 3 deadliest pitfalls

WebRTC (Web Real-Time Communication) is an awesome new tech for video/audio chat directly inside your browser or mobile app. The best of its kind. But like many new technologies, it has some nasty pitfalls even for experienced developers. This is the story of our WebRTC chat app.

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How to speed-up your Single-Page Application

There’s one thing that stops single-page applications from dominating all other kinds of applications. They can take forever to launch. This is a huge problem as even one second of delay can cost you 7% of conversions.