Apptension, March 14th, 2017

Business Benefits of Side Projects

The idea of building side projects to boost company’s profits is nothing new. We’ve tried it ourselves at Apptension. That’s why we’ve put together this article – to show you the challenges and benefits of side projects on a real-life example. At some point of running your company you face the wall. The growth is not so exponential   read more


Development, January 16th, 2017

Choosing a backend web framework — exercise study

Some thoughts a software engineer might have: “there are too many backend frameworks”, “backend developers are too different”, “only consensus can save us”. Here, at Apptension, a primarily frontend software house, there are not many backend developers. Recently, we’ve started a mentoring process and picked learning about backend   read more


Apptension, January 5th, 2017

New Year’s resolutions that all QA teams should consider

Every January, many of us are making their resolutions as to what we want to achieve in the next 12 months. Be it personal growth or career, we all want to improve different fields of our lives. As Apptension’s QA team, we’ve decided to start a list of our own. For all QA teams out there – this could be a great exercise for you as   read more