Simplicity Leonardo Da Vinci said it best, “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” At Green Mango, we try to keep this in mind when a client comes in with an idea for us. Having a clear idea along with a list of features is a good thing, but not all are necessary in the beginning. By … Continue reading Keep it Simple
Colorizebot originally made its appearance on Reddit in 2016 and has been enjoyed by many. Colorizebot attempts to colorize black and white images using Artificial Intelligence. Anyone can get this bot’s attention simply by typing “colorizebot” in the comments. You can think of it as the Candyman for colorizing photos. 3 important parts of Colorizebot: 1. … Continue reading Why We Started Our Own Colorizebot on Reddit
Every software development company is a little different. When a new client calls us to discuss their project, they want to know what it’s like to work with Green Mango as a company. It’s a great question because we have our own processes and client service goals in place that help to differentiate us from … Continue reading What it’s like to work with Green Mango
In the early days of computing, source code was stored on removable disks. If you wanted to make a backup, you simply copied your source files onto a second disk. As software development matured, a few key issues became apparent with this approach: 1. A file could only be edited by a single person at … Continue reading How We Manage and Protect Source Code
There’s a significant decision that everyone has to make when starting a software development project. Depending on what development company you’re working with, you may not even know that this decision is being made. However, choosing your project’s tech stack is important for the future of your project. What is a Tech Stack? A tech … Continue reading How to Choose Your Tech Stack
Imagine that you walk into a restaurant. There’s not a hostess stand to approach, people are sitting down but no one is around to seat them. Should you just sit down? Is there a place to order from before you sit down? Although you’ve gone into hundreds of different restaurants in your life, you’re not … Continue reading What is UX and Why Is It Important?
The problem of technology distraction As I look at my phone right now, I see 17 different apps that people can use to get my attention. People can direct call me, text me, tweet me, email me, slack me, whatsapp me, etc. The list is expansive, and for most of us it’s growing. We are … Continue reading Your Time Is Your Greatest Asset
Equity? Our primary focus in business at Green Mango is building custom software (web and mobile apps) based on the plans of others. Whether that’s a startup idea or just a revamp to a corporate tool, we put our absolute best foot forward in trying to make sure your project is successful. While questions related … Continue reading Will We Work for Equity?
What the New Nintendo Switch Says About User Experience The new Nintendo Switch gaming system launched and completely sold out in early March 2017. Nintendo puts a lot of thought into the user experience of their products, as the company knows that small differences can have a huge impact on how users experience the product … Continue reading The New Nintendo Switch
I got involved in blockchain back in 2013. At that time, while the word “blockchain” was on the radar, Bitcoin was the manifestation of blockchain that was being widely discussed. I’d prior seen mentions about Bitcoin through various technology focused avenues, but 2013 was the first time I sat down and actually read up on … Continue reading The Bright Future of Blockchain