Ask An Earthling: Automated Testing & Test Driven Development

Ask An Earthling: Automated Testing & Test Driven Development

Earthling’s approach to testing has evolved over the years. Like many software development operations, we’ve been refining our protocol based on experience and resident skill set. Every project has unique QA demands so we strive to achieve the right...
WiHive – Getting Bees Connected

WiHive – Getting Bees Connected

This fall, Earthling partnered with local product development firm bb7 to produce an internet-connected beehive we call WiHive. I know what you’re thinking, “what do the bees have in their Netflix queue?” but that’s not quite what we’re doing here. WiHive embeds...
Four Reasons Why Custom Software Might Benefit Your Business

Four Reasons Why Custom Software Might Benefit Your Business

Custom software for internal use is gaining favor in the corporate world, as evidenced by recent surveys and comments from CIOs at top companies like Facebook. Here are four reasons custom software might benefit your business, whether through increased productivity,...
Prototyping Your Application’s Story

Prototyping Your Application’s Story

The precise definition of a prototype is often confusing to clients and even to other developers and designers. There are a lot of terms in this space and it’s not as obvious as it is in industrial design for example, where a “prototype” is clearly a 3d...
Successful Application Development: The Developer Role

Successful Application Development: The Developer Role

The success of an application development project can be measured in multiple ways by different stakeholders; a developer might measure it as efficient, bug-free code, a client might be more concerned with business deadlines than anything under the hood, an account...