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.

Zendesk vs Intercom

Zendesk and Intercom are one of the top players on the field of helpdesk/messenger platforms. They proivde similar services but still are different enough to make you hesitate. In this article, we will neatly organize essential facts about these help desk providers in one place so you can easily “digest” them and decide for yourself, which one is more suitable for you.

The Four Elephants of KindGeek’s Corporate Culture

A company without a corporate culture is a house of cards: blow on it and witness the structure crumbling down under its own weight, people screaming for help in the ruins, the clouds of dust wreathing above the ground, and thundering noises filling the air. I digress. The presence of corporate culture, first and foremost, is an acknowledgment of the fact that a company should create value.

KindGeeks in London. Startup Funding: From Idea to MVP to Investment

The United Kingdom and London in particular have become an important strategic destinations for KindGeek. There are two good things about it: great business perspectives and a reason to visit London as often as possible. And visiting London is always a lot of fun, interesting experience, and pleasant fatigue, which is a loyal fella of tons of useful work.

How to Monetize Your App

No doubt, mobile apps are necessary for every business that wants to compete in a modern market. They can provide a number of benefits for your business including raising awareness, gathering user information, and even making money. To help create a source of revenue, mobile app development companies use these five monetization models:

We Were Tricked by an "Impostor"

We were tricked by an “impostor.” But, it actually was a beneficial and interesting experience. On a usual autumn day, September 7th, 2017, David Olsen, who claimed himself to be CEO of a Los Angeles logistics startup, contacted us and asked whether KindGeek could help him create web and mobile solutions for his company.

Growth of a Software Development Company

Our CEO and co-founder of KindGeek, Anton Skrypnyk, and his father, Oleksiy Skrypnyk, who is also an entrepreneur and co-founder of the Eleks software development company, participated in GrowthFactory QnA webinar, “Growth of a Company and CEO Development”. On this webinar, they shared their experiences and insights regarding entrepreneurship, business, and outsourcing of software development. This article is a translation and a summary of the webinar and its key points.

Scrum in Software Development

Scrum is “an agile framework for managing project workflow” to put it in a few words. At the same time, agile is a project management approach in accordance to which, a project is divided into smaller pieces that should be completed individually. Scrum is not an acronym; it is just a word that is used to describe a move in Rugby where team acts together to get a ball

Business Models in Software Outsourcing

Choosing the most appropriate business model for a software project may be a hassle, which can lead to frustration and can slow down the whole process significantly. However, if you are informed, you are prepared.

KindGeek's Success Stories: Grafter

Imagine Great Britain, with all its rapidly growing cities and new buildings emerging there to satiate the desires of people to live there in comfort. At the time, Tom Cape, a young UK entrepreneur, was doing some building work on his house. The work was going smoothly, but at one point, Tom faced the problem of a lack of workforce

Comparison of Cross-Platform Development Tools

Want your software product to reach the widest audience possible on the maximum number of devices? Want to make your application cross-platform? Get yourself ready to be intimidated by the number of OPTIONS; they are many. This article will help you figure out where to start with cross-platform software development.

How to Get People to Like a Website?

Attention is a currency, and business competition for this currency is rough and getting rougher with each day. As minds of today get oversaturated with information, people become more selective about online resources they visit. The number of people who value their “informational hygiene” grows, which means that with each day, fight for people’s attention gets more and more complicated. However, nothing to worry about if you remember a simple rule

KindGeek's Success Stories: Puls.

The history of a company is comprised from the stories of its clients. Regardless, for how long a company exists, if it does not have a client story to share, it has nothing to tell the world. Therefore, we want to share some highlights of KindGeek’s partners with you so you can get to know our company better. This is the first part of our “Success Stories,” which tells the story of the...

How Design Affects Sales?

What is the value of design? Is design a worthy investment? There are two ways of answering these and similar questions. The first one is more straightforward that answers the question directly yet does not do this topic all the justice it deserves. You will read it down below.

Tech Trends of 2019

A lot of opportunities await, but an eager entrepreneur should be careful about trying to juggle too many balls at once and rather should stick to whatever their company does the best. Always remember that our game is not about the trends but about quality and making the world a little more convenient place to be. However, knowing tech trends can help you better manage your investments and implement relevant solutions.