KindGeek Proud to be Named on The Clutch 1000

In light of our efforts, we’ve been featured highly as a leading mobile app development company on the Clutch 1000! This is a list of the top B2B service provides across the globe, verified by Clutch’s market research. We’re #499 on the list, one out of over 200 mobile app development companies, but only one out of 22 Lviv, Ukraine based firms.

5 Tips for Fireproof Estimates

Not so long ago, we created an article for the clutch.co, “How to Create a Cost Estimate of a Software Project.” Estimation is a meticulous process, which is hugely responsible for the future success of the development process as well as for saving a client’s time. Therefore, we decided to elaborate on this theme more and provide you with 5 tips that will help ensure your estimates are accurate and fireproof.

KindGeek Named a Top App Developer in Ukraine!

We’re excited to announce that our hard work has paid off! We’ve been recognized as a top app developer in Ukraine by Clutch! As the leading global platform for B2B ratings and reviews, Clutch collects verified information on service providers from around the world by conducting in-depth client interviews.

KindGeek a Part of Trade Mission to Norway

Our co-founders, Anton Skrypnyk and Yuriy Gnatyuk were a part of the Ukrainian Trade Mission to Norway organized by the Ukrainian Export Promotion Office. The mission’s goal was to establish strategic and business partnerships between Ukrainian and Norwegian companies. (Spoilers: the mission was more than successful in reaching its goal.)

Healthcare Operational Crisis and Automation

As a result, in just half a century, life expectancy increased by 30 years. The pace of HealthCare’s evolution has been mindblowing. However, the 21st century’s HealthCare sector has new challenges to overcome. While scientists continue searching for new cures, the organizational crisis approaches. This crisis undermines the efficiency of the Medical establishments and takes its toll on the personnel. Perhaps, automation of HealthCare can provide required help and effectively treat the crisis’s symptoms.

KindGeek Awarded by City Council

Today, on the 3rd of September, which is also the Entrepreneurs' Day in Ukraine, KindGeek Software and our social project LvivLand received "The award for the valuable contribution to the development of the IT industry, effective implementation of technological innovations, and strengthening of Lviv's brand in Ukraine and Globally."

Threat Modeling for Quality Assurance

In the article “QA is the New Black,” we argued that the “new-age” Quality Assurance professionals should ensure the test-driven development throughout all stages of a product’s life-cycle, starting from the conceptual level. Threat modeling is a powerful methodology that complements the test-driven development and can elevate the security and quality of a product to a whole new level.

Serverless: what, why, when?

Serverless is a cloud computing model that allows creating software without spending time developing and adjusting server infrastructure because specialized computers do it for them. Don’t let the name “serverless” deceive you. There are still special servers that handle all the server tackling automatically, without developers’ interference. As serverless.com put it, “Just like wireless internet has wires somewhere, serverless architecture still has servers somewhere.”

How to Create the Ultimate Mobile Banking App People Like

Going digital is all about making this world a little more convenient place to be. Traditionally, banking associates with a ton of paperwork, hustle, hidden commissions, and queues of worried people. Now, we are reinventing banking, pushing it into the world of Ones and Zeroes to make it serve people without the burdens of excessive formality, bureaucracy, and boring routines.

How to be Successful without Sales Team?

Imagine a hall with hundreds of people who sit in front of a well-lit stage. A person in a slick suit enters the stage, approaches the microphone, clears the throat and says, “Hello, we are KindGeek, and we don’t have a traditional sales team.” A soft round of applause from the viewers who nod understandingly fills the room. The person gives the applause to fade away and continues, “I think a lot of you can relate to our story. We started small:

How to Create Optimal Cost Estimate of a Software Project

You may not expect it, but the success of an estimate depends on proper communication with a client first, while the accuracy of the estimate comes second. Therefore, a company should have a clear plan to follow while communicating with a client to avoid unnecessary issues and make the whole process of crafting an estimate smooth. This article provides such a plan.

Why Developing Chatbot for Business is Great Idea?

Since then, AI-developers are pretty much obsessed with the idea of creating a human-like artificial intelligence. Chatbots are not an exception, and even though they are far from beating the Turing Test, they came a long way and now are an irreplaceable business asset, which significantly improves a company’s productivity, efficiency, and customer experience. Business Insider predicts that by 2020, 80% of companies will be using chatbots to boost their performance.

Top Things to Do in Lviv while Visiting Your Software Development Partner

We are glad to inform you that Lviv is a real Gem, which offers you a lot of interesting activities to do besides business and software development. Lviv is hundreds of restaurants, dozens of museums, arrays of gorgeous architecture, variety of interesting festivals, plenty of beautiful theatres, and landscapes of breathtaking scenery. Being a part of the UNESCO World Heritage List, a soul of Ukraine, and also a modern lively city, Lviv is a lifetime of impressions.

Developing Secure Fintech Application

American Financial Sector gets cyber attacked “over a billion times a year,” stated CEO of PayPal and a chairman of Symantec, Dan Schulman, in this interview. In 2017, Banks lost $16.8 billion to cybercriminals according to Javelin report. The number of Data Breaches reported by UK financial companies to Financial Conduct Authority “rose 480% in a year” according to RPC report.

Seed Funding and Early-Stage Funding

So, you have a great idea, perseverance, stubbornness, and determination to make your dreams come true. The only thing you lack is money. It’s ok. You should not work two full-time jobs, look for side gigs, and limit yourself in food and Netflix subscription to accumulate enough money. What you should do though is take your idea to investors

Java for Fintech

Java dominates work interviews; 90% of Fortune 500 companies use Java; Java reigns over the Finance industry; it is quite possible that one of your acquaintances learns Java; even your smart fridge most likely runs on Java. Java is everywhere and for a reason. This language is armed with everything required to create reliable and viable applications of all sorts and Fintech stuff in particular.

Why Companies Choose KindGeek?

Just in one year, a number of software development companies in Lviv grew by 30%, and the trend does not seem to change anytime soon. Therefore, keep up with the rhythm and growing standards, or vanquish into irrelevance. So, we’ve been asking lately,” What helps us, Kindgeek, win new productive partnerships in this saturated market?” In other words, why customers choose KindGeek? We determined 5 essential reasons.

Top 6 Challenges Businesses Face Working With Offshore Software Developers

Software Outsourcing saves money and time, leaving plenty of space for you to do what you do best - business. However, we do realize that not everything is so smooth and clean with tech-contractors. When working with a software company outside of your country, you should be ready to face challenges that come along with another culture, another timezone, another legal background, and distance. And the more inexperienced a software outsourcer is - the more apparent these challenges may be.