10 famous software products that were actually built by Polish developers

Poland grew to be a popular outsourcing destination. No wonder! Trusted ranks, such as the Top Coder ranking place Polish developers among the Worlds’ best engineers. There is a number of strong arguments that support this statement.

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10 Best Books on Business Development

If you want to grow, you need to learn, there is no exception to this universal rule. These titles were chosen by our Head of Business Development, combined with suggestions gathered from his peers - a selection of books that will not only help you grow as a business developer but, in the bigger picture, [...]


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25 Oct 2018 in  Business

Famous apps built with Node.js

Node.js is gaining more and more popularity. The 2018 Node.js User Survey Report shares insights from more than 1600 participants. Three quarters of them say that they’re planning to increase their use of Node over the next 12 months. Node is most commonly used in web app development, with 85% of respondents indicating they use [...]


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18 Oct 2018 in  Business

The Node.js and JS foundations want to merge

JavaScript changes over the horizon The two major open-source JavaScript foundations, Node.js and JavaScript, have recently issued an announcement on their merging plans. The information released on the 4th October 2018 sparked a discussion over the communities’ future. The Node.js Foundation and JS Foundation boards have met several times already to discuss a potential alignment [...]


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11 Oct 2018 in  Business  &  Technical

What types of applications can you build with Node.js?

Node.js is a JavaScript runtime environment and it’s built on Chrome’s V8 JS engine. Historically, JavaScript was used mainly for client-side scripting and it ran the client-side by a JS engine in the user’s web browser. In practice, this meant that the server-side required a different programming language, which often translated into hiring different developers [...]


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04 Oct 2018 in  Business  &  Technical

How to be more productive

Being productive has always been appreciated, but the productivity hype now is just amazing. There are numerous techniques and tricks that are allegedly going to make your life easier by showing you how to be more productive. And there’s even a separate advice segment aimed at developers. They should be even better at that. Though [...]


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27 Sep 2018 in  People

Skillhunt – Case Study

Background Hiring the best developers is one of the major struggles in the IT industry. The difficulty itself doesn’t mean there are not enough programmers; the problem is, many of them do not wish to speak to recruiters and HR managers ever again. Once they land a suitable job, they do not check available job [...]


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21 Sep 2018 in  Case studies

Revolutions as breakthrough factors in business

Is robotic process automation the wind of change for the current economy?   The economic history of the world is a record of remarkable milestones changing the industrial development. Are we facing a new revolution right now or is this just a slogan pushed by self-proclaimed “tech evangelists”? The history of market revolutions takes us [...]


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20 Sep 2018 in  Business  &  Technical

LunchBadger – Case Study

When setting up a new startup, you have to focus on having the best product you can get - not only does it have to appeal to prospective consumers, but also convince investors that it’s worth to invest money in. Therefore, it is crucial that you define all the requirements just right and then develop [...]


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18 Sep 2018 in  Case studies

What is an error budget?

Everything fails, that’s a fact. Not even the best system has 100% reliability, right? But then, how many times have you seen Google being unavailable? I’ve never seen that, or if for some reason Google wouldn’t load, I’d blame that on my internet connection. There’s no way it’s Google’s fault. Believe it or not, but [...]


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13 Sep 2018 in  Business  &  Technical

What is the difference between UI and UX?

UI and UX are widely discussed but still somewhat confused. There is a plethora of materials, an overwhelming number of meetings taking on the topic of UI/UX, but just because of that slash right there, many assume that both of these terms are the same and can be used interchangeably. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. [...]


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06 Sep 2018 in  Business  &  Technical