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SwiftEngine is Now Open-Source

We are proud to announce the first high-scale production-grade server-side Swift based web server. Checkout repo on Github Thank you to the over 200 CTOs that provided valuable feedback and 800+ developers that have been using our system since launch. You have all been instrumental in getting us to where we are today, and we…

How to Strengthen Backend Development: With Dave Moore- 8th Light

https://8thlight.com 8th Light is a consulting firm that teaches people how to write high quality software. They offer a service called Embedded Coaching. This involves joining a company’s team and teaching best coding practices through that company’s code. Dave Moore, the Director of their LA office, has always been obsessed with learning about software, so…

When to Stop Coding, Start Testing, and Get Your Product to Market: With Stas Nikiforov- Bite

https://bitekiosk.com Bitekiosk.com builds self service kiosks for quick service and hospitality companies. The benefit of these particular kiosks is that they have a personalization aspect. The kiosk can recognize each guest that uses the machine and will provide personalized recommendations. Stas Nikiforov heads up the technical operations. How to Test Before You Fully Build Starting…

Time to Tear Apart and Rebuild: With Jim Hefner- Me.me

https://me.me Me.me is a meme search engine dedicated to optimizing meme content and making it accessible across multiple platforms. The company originally started in 2014 as a mobile app called Light. Jim Hefner, the CTO describes that app as twitter meets snapchat. Jim says the idea was that people take more photos than they share….

How to Scale and Not Go Broke: With Alec Summers- iCars

https://me.me Me.me is a meme search engine dedicated to optimizing meme content and making it accessible across multiple platforms. The company originally started in 2014 as a mobile app called Light. Jim Hefner, the CTO describes that app as twitter meets snapchat. Jim says the idea was that people take more photos than they share….

Being An Effective Manager: With Ryan Measel- Fantasmo

http://fantasmo.io Fantasmo is a spatial data platform for capturing, storing, and managing anything from images to 3D data. Ryan Measel is the CTO and co-founder of Fantasmo. They are a small company with 7 employees in Venice, CA and 4 employees in Munich, Germany. We sat down to chat about how Ryan effectively manages an…

Sebastian Pereyro- Empirical

  https://www.goempirical.com Working with Non-Technical Entrepreneurs It is a real challenge to build a digital product that fulfills an entrepreneur’s vision. It is a challenge that Sebastian Pereyro of Empirical is always looking to take on. Empirical is a software development company that aims to assist non-technical entrepreneurs in building software products from the ground…

Joaquin Brown – YogaWakeUp

Goodbye snooze button, thanks to Joaquin Brown. He is the CTO and Co-founder of YogaWakeUp. An app that peacefully eases you out of the bed in the morning. Here’s what he has to say about his development experience. https://www.yogawakeup.com Swift Engine: How did your app development agency start out? Joaquin Brown: We started about three years…