Maks, CTO

Maks, CTO

I joined QArea team as a website developer and after 11 years of successful work became CTO. Working as a PM with my team we’ve successfully developed various interesting and challenging projects.

6 Innovative Design Trends for Android Apps in 2016

Maks, CTO - August 19, 2016
Innovative UI trends

A true artist dictates the trends. However, you don’t want some impressionism around your app’s UI. You want people to enjoy your solutions, right? There are, after all, various UI/UX trends and ideas that looked promising when introduced to the market. However, weak back-end or questionable development methods made many innovations impractical. That is exactly why smart businesses use existing and proven industry practices by …

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Where to Store Web App Business Logic?

Maks, CTO - July 8, 2015
Business

There are several organizations who practice a peculiar activity. Those businesses develop web apps where all the business logic is stored in database procedures. This practice, while fully operational in theory tends to be of negotiable value in practice. Here’s an example: HTML that is used for view as controllers thus client requests are diverted to appropriate databases. This choice may seem quite acceptable when …

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Top 3 Common Mobile UI Design Flaws

Maks, CTO - June 28, 2015
UI design

Mobile applications have advanced over the last decade and are now extremely demanded all over the globe. In fact, there are more people in the world that on a smartphone than people who own a toothbrush. Impressive, right? This colossal demand gave birth to millions of applications. All of them aimed to become ultimate solutions and had a thrust for fame as well as worldwide …

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Best Healthcare App Design Patterns

Maks, CTO - June 2, 2015
Healthcare application

Today, due to growth of technology even health may be managed better by both doctors and patients. By now 45% of clinics actively use mobile technologies for communication purposes, data collection, patient treatment and monitoring, etc., as stated in the HIMSS survey. Furthermore patients and even ordinary people who want to stay healthy and monitor their own bodies are now empowered to do so, thanks …

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Judging From Experience: Things You NEVER Do To Big Data

Maks, CTO - May 15, 2015
lisbon-croc

We have been through many projects as a company that provides outsourcing solutions. In some worst case scenarios we had to fix things other teams before us failed at. It seems quite odd that many businesses choose price over quality and outsource to cheapest Indian service providers without even a glance at their portfolio or qualifications. No, I do understand we cannot be called the …

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3 Things to Pay Attention to In Your Global Travel App

Maks, CTO - April 28, 2015
travel-q

So you are up to something big, right? An application that covers the entire globe, is multi-lingual, accurate and easily accessible is an app few companies and businesses may be proud to have. There are various reasons to this, but, primarily, development of such a solution is difficult as hell. It’s not impossible or unimaginable, it’s just really hard and non but true experts, even …

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Things People Don’t Tell You About iOS Projects

Maks, CTO - April 22, 2015

iOS applications rock. Apple has done a great job at advertising their hardware, firmware and OS. People love and demand more new iOS applications and the market is always willing for new solutions. However, despite various obvious advantages App Store provides (we will not be discussing them right now as there are already numerous articles, studies, blogs and white papers, etc. on this subject) there …

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3 Best Tips about Apps for Banks

Maks, CTO - April 20, 2015

We live in a world where everything (or almost everything) lies within smart devices like phones or tablets. Most large banks are in this trend and have already provided users with applications designed for banking as well as other financial purposes. 48% of US smartphone owners were using banking apps I 2012 and that number grew up to 54% by 2013 and the tendency remains …

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