Shinetech recently opened new offices in Boston, Massachusetts in the United States and in Sydney, Australia. The Sydney and Boston offices will be Shinetech’s eighth and ninth corporate office globally, and we plan to hire local professionals in the coming months for sales positions, technical and project management roles, and marketing jobs.
What is a User Story?
A user story is a technique used in Agile that provides a simplified description of a software feature from the perspective of an end-user. A user story describes an objective for a person to achieve, or a feature that a person should apply when using a software application.
By Maggie Pan Jing
The sixth RubyConf China was held this November in Beijing. RubyConf China is organized annually by a group of Ruby technology fans and it is China's largest and most influential Ruby conference. Heavyweight technology leaders are invited every year to give keynote speeches and share their insights with other Ruby engineers.
Shinetech has attended RubyConf China for the past two years and our Ruby on Rails (ROR) team had the opportunity to join the event again.
Shinetech Software recently attended the ChinaSourcing Summit 2014 in Hangzhou, China. The theme of this event was “Digital Times: Marketing Without Boundary, Service Without Limit.” There were industry-focused seminars covering popular topics such as tech-integration and service innovation, manufacturing servitization, financial services, cross-border e-commerce, outsourcing talent training, telecommunication services and more.
Happy Friday! Here are some of the most interesting articles we read this week about mobile apps, Agile teams, software development, QA testing and more.
The New Mobile App Frontier? Health and Fitness – Application Development Trends Magazine – 10/20
Mobile developers wanting to cash in on the next big thing might want to start looking at user health apps like heart rate monitors and more sophisticated projects on tap.
Outsourcing software development is a powerful and effective business strategy for companies without the time or resources to complete a project in-house. Though there are many benefits to outsourcing software development, some companies may be hesitant to leverage it because of some of the risks that can be involved.
Check out some of this week's top articles about Agile development methodology, Scrum, kanban, the cloud and other software development news.
Maximizing the Coexistence of Scrum and Kanban – Techwell.com – 10/13
Happy Friday! Welcome to our second Weekly News Roundup where we share some of the top stories we read this week about mobile applications, software development, enterprise systems, and technology trends.
Agile for Mobile Application Development – InfoQ – 10/6