App Developer Checklist: Things to Prepare & Consider

App developers aren’t mind readers. Be sure to come prepared with the following to avoid client-developer dissonance in realizing your app idea.   ☑  1. Knowledge and Acceptance of a MVP Embrace the concept of a minimum viable product. One should validate the basic usefulness of an application for its intended users before launching the user-untested […]

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Blockchain: What is it and How is Canada Embracing It?

Blockchain and cryptocurrencies — you’ve probably heard these buzzwords reverberating across the fintech industry and beyond. Cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, are just one of the many applications of blockchain, and they are effectively responsible for bringing blockchain into vogue. Bitcoin, the first iteration of cryptocurrency, and blockchain, the tech framework in which it runs, have been […]

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Gravit-e 5th Annual Summer Retreat

Earlier this week, Gravit-e headed out for its fifth annual company retreat. ‘Twas a fine outing on an otherwise mundane (albeit beautiful) Monday in mid-July.  As developers, we too need to ditch our desks once a while to take advantage of Vancouver’s oft-short lived sun. We shuffled out of our air conditioned office to get […]

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Legacy Software: To Rewrite or Not To Rewrite?

To rewrite or refactor legacy software, that is the question. The answer is really dependent on the circumstances, and Gravit-e has had its hand in both approaches. Legacy Software that is outdated or that has gone awry can certainly be the bane of a developer’s existence. It’s not uncommon for clients come to us with […]

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