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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.
Mobile devices are everywhere. Every aspect of the supply chain, from the supplier to the consumer, has been impacted by mobile technology. There is a good chance that you are already using some type of mobile supply chain application, but is your mobile...read more
Hello from the world of Shockoe! As some of you might have noticed over the last few days, Shockoe is sporting a brand new logo. It's an exciting era for our company — our steady growth has brought new clients, new teammates, and pushed us into our larger...read more
Preface with a confession Full disclosure: I am not a developer nor a designer — I've been in business ops for most of my professional career. That said, I’ll give myself a dose of credit: I've been in tech for years, start-ups and well-established alike....read more
It's been well over a decade since the release of the first true smartphone. Apple promised to revolutionize the computing world with the iPhone, and true to their word, they did. Since then, companies like Shockoe have worked diligently to harness the...read more
With new technology being rolled out regularly, we designers have a fantastic opportunity to use new tools and methods to improve the products we create for mobile experiences. This is our time to marry content, personalization, voice interactions,...read more
Flutter, as you may know from one of our previous blogs, is Google’s cross-platform mobile development framework. Flutter has recently entered beta as of February 27th. I have only been working with this framework for about a month here at Shockoe, but in...read more
It’s not just the EU that needs to worry — GDPR will affect developers at a global level The European Union GDPR, set to take effect on May 25th of 2018 will have a larger impact than the assumed immediacy of the European Union. What this means for mobile...read more
What is Flutter? According to Google, Flutter is a mobile UI framework for creating high-quality native interfaces for iOS and Android. As a Google Partner and a company that has focused on building cross-platform mobile solutions for individuals...read more
In the blue corner, SQL stands with an arched back and titanium walker. In the red corner, NoSQL maintains steady movement and a toddler’s impatience. Created in the early 1970s, SQL was the unrivaled choice for applications both large and small that were...read more
At Shockoe we're used to integrating our clients' complicated backend systems into our apps, and this often includes push notifications. However, to get that initial proof that our app is playing nicely with GCM and APNS we'll sometimes rig up a sandbox...read more
Retail banking consumers now prefer using their mobile devices more than any other bank interaction, which makes a mobile app a primary component of overall customer satisfaction. With greater ease switching banking providers at a moment of...read more
Shockoe’s team uses open data to develop useful and innovative civic apps for the City of Richmond during its annual hackathon that measurably impact the daily tasks of individuals and organizations. Check out our full press release on the details of all...read more
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