Digital Foundry Top Picks: WWDC 2017 Announcements

This week, Apple held its annual developer conference to announce new products, upgrades, and several exciting innovations that customers and developers can expect down the pike. Our SF Bay Area technologists here at Digital Foundry had a lot to say this year on the new APIs and features they’re looking forward to. In keeping with our ...

Are Microservices Right for Your Next Project?

An increasing number of executives are turning to microservices in an attempt to streamline a new product to market, or implement organizational change. Here at Digital Foundry, we have worked with many Fortune 1000 companies to kickstart their microservice initiatives. We leverage our deep experience in product strategy, system architecture, and solution design to execute ...

5 QA Tips for Smooth Digital Product Development

Quality assurance engineers here at Digital Foundry test vast swaths of cool technology and digital products. We work with Digital Foundry consultants, long time design partners and client design teams. Over the years, we have compiled a catalog of tricks that we share with our project teams to quickly develop high quality enterprise software. Here ...

The Keys to Successful Proto-Apping

Imagine that you have a fantastic idea for a mobile application. You even have a team that loves the concept. But, you hit a roadblock when you ask for budget approval. You make a valiant effort to mock out your idea in PowerPoint, spend a few days with Balsamiq or Sketch, but the results are ...

Technologies behind the Internet of Things

The internet of things (IoT) promises a smarter future. One in which a faltering bridge informs local transportation authorities that it needs repair. Or a bridge that can warn oncoming smart cars to prepare to drive over a frozen surface. An automated manufacturing plant that orders its own supplies and even schedules and executes maintenance. ...

Firebase Updates Announced at Google I/O 2016

  Tech innovation was in the air in San Francisco even more than usual last week, with the Google I/O conference in town. From AI to wearables, and IoT to virtual reality, Google announced several updates to their ecosystem of cutting-edge technologies. Among an assortment of vehicle platforms, Android Auto made a particularly large splash. ...

Google to Phase out Support for Flash… Now What?

Earlier last week, Google revealed plans to phase out support for Adobe’s Flash Player in its Chrome browser for all but a handful of websites. The company expects the changes to roll out by the fourth quarter of 2016.   What does this mean for the typical person using Chrome? Later this year Adobe’s Flash Player will be ...