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DETROIT LABS RECOGNIZED BY INC. MAGAZINE AS ONE OF THE BEST WORKPLACES OF 2018

National list recognizes organizations for ability to empower, attract and retain talent   DETROIT, May 23, 2018 – Detroit Labs, a custom software development company and maker of mobile, web and vehicle apps, has been named one of Inc. magazine’s “Best Workplaces of 2018.” Paul Glomski, CEO of Detroit Labs,

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Monday Mobile Mashup 5.21.2018

Happy Monday! Here's our weekly Mobile Mashup filled with articles, tips, and insights we’ve found valuable throughout the mobile industry. Habits of Successful Developers “Development is about much more than code quality and speed. As developers, we have to continuously grow our skills, communicate with our team and clients,

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Habits of Successful Developers

Development is about much more than code quality and speed. As developers, we have to continuously grow our skills, communicate with our team and clients, mentor teammates, plan our work and execute myriad other tasks. We recently took a company-wide Labs poll on the habits that successful teammates possess and

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Monday Mobile Mashup 5.14.2018

The Lead Developer Austin Recap “The Lead Developer Austin conference is a one-track, one-day conference, as opposed to the London conference’s two days, but it still manages to fit in a lot of learning, insight, and inspiration. Here are some highlights that I wanted to share…” Habits of Successful

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The Lead Developer Austin Recap

Last year, I tagged along with Erika Carlson to The Lead Developer London Conference and had a great time. This year, TLD launched a new iteration of their amazing conference a little closer to home: The Lead Developer Austin. I can’t say enough good things about these conferences or

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Monday Mobile Mashup 5.7.2018

Happy Monday! Here's our weekly Mobile Mashup filled with articles, tips, and insights we’ve found valuable throughout the mobile industry. RxJava to Kotlin Coroutines “This post is a summary of how I refactored an app which uses RxJava pretty heavily to one which uses Kotlin coroutines too. Specifically I’

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Why Developers Should Share What They Know

[And How To Do It] In any programming language, there are big names that many developers strive to be like, at least when it comes to code. But what is it about these developers that makes them admired role models? Are they highly experienced, and usually the people who actually

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How to Set Up Charles Proxy for an iOS Simulator

Here at Detroit Labs we use Charles Proxy to debug and test our mobile applications. By recording and displaying the data sent and received by our mobile apps, we gain the visibility we need to reliably diagnose and fix problems and validate our work. The first step to use any

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Monday Mobile Mashup 4.30.2018

How to Grow as a Developer: Habits of Successful Developers “Development is about much more than code quality and speed. As developers, we have to continuously grow our skills, communicate with our team and clients, mentor teammates, plan our work and execute myriad other tasks. We recently took a company-wide

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Monday Mobile Mashup 4.23.2018

Happy Monday! Here's our weekly Mobile Mashup filled with articles, tips, and insights we’ve found valuable throughout the mobile industry. How Should Software Developers Continue to Learn? “The ability to learn new skills is important for everyone to master, in my opinion. New skills are an asset. They make

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