How to Describe Your App Idea to a Development Team


Coming up with the perfect app idea can be difficult, but unfortunately it’s just half of the struggle. In order to go from concept to tangible creation you’ll have to put it in the hands of a development team, explaining how you want your idea to come to life.

The initial description when you hand your idea to your dev team is key. Failing to communicate what you want will slow down the development process and increase the time and money it takes for you to release your app.

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Top 7 Scrum Project Management Tools

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Scrum software development promotes flexible development and teams working towards a common goal. But, when there’s more than one pair of hands working on something, it can often be difficult to keep track of everyone and everything.

Furthermore, Scrum only works when everyone knows what they’re meant to be doing. If a key team member is left out of the loop it can hinder the project.

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What I Learned From My Internship At EL Passion


Over the summer I got the opportunity to join a Ruby on Rails Workshop. I’m still studying computer science, so it seemed like a great chance to learn more about web development.

Before the workshop I was interested in many programming languages. After this event I realized I want to spend more time learning Ruby.

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Top 5 Talks at Barcelona Ruby Conference 2014 [Videos]


BaRuCo is one of the biggest and most recognized annual Ruby conferences. Thanks to EL Passion I had the pleasure of visiting Barcelona to attend this three-day event.

I’m a RoR developer for a little over a year now, so I’m fairly new to it. I liked BaRuCo because apart from the talks, I could compare notes with other attendees. I also had interesting conversations with the speakers during the coffee breaks and parties.

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How the Lean Startup Method Can Carry Your App to Success

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Many businesses today are plagued by a variety of issues. Their product cycles are too long or they don’t know enough about their market which leads to bad products that take a long time to launch.

Worse still, these products don’t always fill the needs of the customers. This can result in costly failures but with the customer focused strategies of the lean startup method this can be a thing of the past.

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September EL Hackathon brings new ideas to life


Every two months or so, we organize a company hackathon to work on our ideas. This month I decided to join hands with our developers and work on my first hackathon project.

I’ve made a list of all apps made. Most of them are in early development stage, but some you can try now. I hope you’ll find them useful!

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