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Frank Sinatra was renowned, among other things, for his ability to nail a recording in one take. The problem with making something look easy is that people start to believe it’s easy. The team at Shockoe spends a lot of time singing in the shower (and reading, training, and talking) to make it look easy in our own way.
The main criticism of any cross-platform mobile development framework is inevitable if small, loss of performance when juggling native elements and cross-platform elements; if your app calls to a device camera, Bluetooth, microphone, or otherwise, you are familiar...read more
This year I had the privilege of designing two event apps for Richmond’s own rvatech. rvatech is a Richmond, Virginia based, member-driven technology association of businesses and organizations that serve to promote the region as a technology center and provide a...read more
Apps to Support the Supply Chain Workforce & Its Processes While computing in the supply chain is nothing new, many of the existing systems and platforms are typically running on bulky and dated equipment, limiting the flexibility and efficiency of employees. This...read more
Prioritizing the strategic importance of technology that supports your supply chain is essential. Mobile Solutions are an integral and expanding component of the technology landscape that support all steps of the manufacturing process. Organizations that have...read more
At Shockoe, we often have prospective clients come to us with a defined idea of what features they want in their mobile app. But more often than not, as we get deeper into the Discovery phase, we uncover truths that make us question if those features are...read more
Preface This post is about developing a custom application, V-Coach. This custom mobile app encompasses the development of meaningful digital feedback mechanisms, field testing among college music majors and their mentors, and progress assessment. V-Coach is a...read more
If you’re a mobile app tester, you know that testing mobile apps is complicated. There’s a long checklist to keep track of, like considering the effects of various OS versions, design requirements on various device sizes, comparing the differences between...read more
In logistics, the visibility of your product in transit is essential to promote your brand’s reliability and capability. It is an expectation, not an added benefit, for a consumer to know where a product is and when they can expect it. We’ve previously...read more
The Warehouse Management System of Tomorrow Imagine this: you show up at your place of work, look out onto the warehouse floor, and see all your employees hard at work making sure inventory is being stocked and orders are being fulfilled. But these are not...read more
In the first part of these series, we covered examples of best practices that we have seen play a role in facilitating engagement and improving the user experience. For the second section of this two-part series, we will cover examples of best practices...read more
Starting Your Inventory Management App Off Right When designing a retail inventory management app, it's crucial to do a lot of heavy lifting in the preliminary stages of design to ensure that the transition from the client's old system to their new retail...read more
App experiences are very different today depending on whether or not users are accessing the app on a web browser or on their devices; users expect different interactions when coming from Google Chrome or the Apple App Store. With Progressive Web Apps, or...read more
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