This past Monday was annual Iotday, and also National Chinese Almond Cookie Day, Winston Churchill Day and at least a half-dozen other days. There were events held worldwide, and all focused in some way on discussing the power and impact of IoT (the Internet of Things) to change businesses for the better.
Apple closed out 2017 with an announcement that sent shockwaves through the mobile app development-community and that is slowly reverberating throughout the business world. If your organization has an app available in the iStore, or plans to in the future, you need to be aware of how the game has changed.
Keeping up with the usual ‘need it by yesterday’ time pressure is hard in the software development industry. Delivering quickly while meeting requirements and maintaining quality has never been easy.
Uber, Vimeo, ASOS, and Apple are some of the most successful disruptors in the current digital economy. These companies took an already mature market and used technology to make valuable connections with their customers. These companies did not invent a new product — they reinvented the way business is done within the economy. They knew what their consumers wanted before they realized it.