Industry updates and digital innovation news.
What to consider when choosing between custom software development or an existing off-the-shelf alternative.
Learn how Xamarin is used for app development for both iOS and Android
In responding to the changing needs of the customer, businesses have done the very thing that we champion as software innovation partners: move fast and learn from your customers.
Every company will have been impacted by the disruption that COVID-19 threw at us. Here's how we responded.
New business software tools and products come about for a multitude of reasons. John looks at one reason.
Eastpoint answer the internet's top Xamarin queries
Eastpoint Software is a holacratic digital consultancy, learn more about holacracy and why we practice it.
Xamarin.Essentials is a library of APIs to help developers add common features to software applications
Eastpoint design and build an augmented reality app for non-destructive testing training.
Eastpoint demo the TrainNDT simulator at BINDT 2019
MaaS - Mobility as a Service - offers opportunities in micromobility, first mile/last mile challenges, and harnessing data for improvements
Notes from the canal stage talk 'the people building your city' at CogX 2019, London
UX and product design. The importance of designing in the desire paths
Read about the Eastpoint IoT hack day
Bridging the gap between development and operations
Eastpoint Software are a mobile and web application development company focused on digital change and innovation - find out more.
Building web applications that scale to demand
Xamarin app developer Oli tells us about his career in engineering and software
Digital transformation highlighted with popular Walmart campaign
Intelligent transport mobile app built with Xamarin wins national awards
The powerful cross-platform toolkit explained
Eastpoint are Microsoft Gold partners
Eastpoint at the #IoTUKchallenger
Eastpoint are part of a transport project that has been featured on the BBC
Gowthami is a web developer at Eastpoint Software, who studied mechanical engineering at university before finding a love for coding.
Eastpoint Software has moved to the Bradfield Centre in Cambridge
Cross-platform mobile application development is still a largely misunderstood concept. We share insight to help.
App monetisation can be achieved with paid for apps, in-app purchases, and advertising.
Eastpoint Software run the Chariots of Fire relay for Alzheimer's Research UK
Eastpoint Software are certified Xamarin partners for native iOS and Android mobile development
Virtual realist is a fast-moving technology. These steps will help you keep up to date with VR and augmented reality.
Conde Nast invested heavily in the ecommerce website style.com but eventually closed the site.
Mobile apps and web software are big business. It's not uncommon for mobile app startups to be bought for millions.
Xamarin is a wildly popular mobile development software tool that builds iOS, Android and Windows phone mobile apps. But wait, there's more...
A report by IAB shows us the ongoing popularity of mobile apps and mobile websites, as more people use their smartphones. But websites remain highest for individual users.
As online hacking and scamming becomes more intelligent, and social engineering remains a threat, it's important to stay vigilant against cyber crime. Here are a some examples of what might be in an IT policy and how it can help staff avoid the preventable stuff.
For the first time, online sales via a smartphone have overtaken online sales via a desktop or laptop, showing mobile development is a huge boom for ecommerce.
Mobile ecommerce is booming as a study shows a dramatic increase in shopping via smartphones.
Ecommerce Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales significantly improve in the UK
A report by Adobe has shown the popularity of purchasing via a smartphone or tablet.
As the Uber mobile application wins its High Court ruling, we take a quick look at the ongoing controversy of the taxi-hailing app.
A survey of 3,000 app developers and IT professionals has shown what they building out of iOS, Android or Windows apps. The stats also show the breakdown of hybrid, native and web app development.
Jet.com hopes to rival Amazon for online shopping, promising to offer the greatest discounts possible
A survey by Ofcom has shown that Britons prefer to use a mobile phone to access the internet.
Social commerce has been on the horizon for years, with many media outlets about to roll it out across their platforms
Vogue publisher Conde Nast will launch a new ecommerce site in the UK, selling luxury products to its existing audience
Some things to look our for in ecommerce design, and how to get your online visitors to stick around
Google is set to penalise websites that are not mobile-friendly
How traditional methods can work alongside ecommerce development to get more sales
Online shopping sales are up at Waitrose with further investments into ecommerce
John Lewis sales figures show an increase in ecommerce and bumper Black Friday sales
Things to consider for Android apps and iOS apps, and deciding which is best for you and your app development
Let's take a misty-eyed look back at the web, mobile and ecommerce app development here at Eastpoint over the last year.
Buying trends show that customers research online and purchase offline - or ROPO. But they also do the opposite.
The differences between mobile app development on android, iOS and windows, and the benefits of native or hybrid apps
This review is about the Open University cyber security course, which is about staying safe online and understand the risks and pitfalls
Tech companies in the Forbes 400, plus America's richest families
A free online course run by the Open University about cyber security and staying safe online
Any website can benefit from a cyber security analysis. Even websites that do not obviously hold sensitive information still need to be considered - as are the costs associated with cleaning up after a security compromise.
Join us to discuss the consequences of non ACID compliance and what this means.
Are MD and CEO titles in a small tech company anything more than pure vanity?
In 2011, Google introduced secure searching for logged in users, and as a result, users arriving at your web site or application no longer announce the keywords that were used to find you.
Derick Rethans (of both php and mongodb fame) will be joining us to discuss the difference between various NoSQL databases and also introducing CAP theorm to the group.