Plethora of Apple devices create new challenges for developers

Apple’s new iPad Pro is yet another exciting development by the technology behemoth. With our iOS developers constantly chomping at the bit to get their hands on each new Apple device, they are excited to strategize updates to cater to the new iPad Pro device composition....
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Creating A WatchKit App Using Swift

Creating A WatchKit App Using Swift: Part Two

This is the second and final part of a post focused on creating an Apple Watch app. You can find the first part here. Part one goes over writing an iPhone weather app that uses the user’s current location to retrieve temperature from an online weather service. This second...
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Creating A WatchKit App Using Swift

Creating A WatchKit App Using Swift: Part One

WatchKit is the framework used by developers to create apps for the forthcoming Apple Watch. It was released alongside the Xcode 6.2 beta (which was at version 4 when this was written). Apple has done a great job of introducing WatchKit basics – even going so far as include...
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Top 10 Reasons Apps Are Rejected

Apple Publishes Top 10 Reasons For App Rejections

For iOS Developers, it can be a mystery as to why an app submitted to Apple’s App Store is rejected. It can also be disheartening to have worked so hard on a project only to have it not meet App Store standards, meaning more time will have to be spent fixing issues you...
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iOS7

Welcome iOS7: New Apple operating system available today

Apple’s new operating system, iOS7, is available to download today. Is your app ready? Yesterday, some of the our favorite apps at Connect Think debuted their new look with iOS7. This includes some of the most popular apps in the Apple App Store—Foursquare, OpenTable,...
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Revamping apps for iOS7

Would you buy an app you already own? New changes in iOS7 make it hard for developers to give away a new version. However, there is a way to stand out. Last week, Gizmodo posed an interesting question: Would you buy an app you already own if it was redesigned for iOS7? The...
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Connect Think Welcomes New Hires

New hires at Connect Think round out a growing team of mobile and web developers Introducing a few new faces to our mobile app development team After several years of working with Connect Think partner Justin Bolles developing apps for our clients, Arthur Nisnevich has joined...
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Breaking Ground-How to Build Your Great App

Breaking Ground: How To Build Your Great App – Part 2 of a 2-Part Series advance payday Will the App Store Accept It? Following our last post, How A Great Idea Becomes A Great App, once you’ve established that there is a market for your idea, and that you’re willing to...
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How A Great Idea Becomes A Great App

Part 1 of a 2-Part Series What you need to know so your great idea becomes a great app and how Connect Think can help. Perhaps you are one of these people. One of the first things we will ask is why you want to build an app. Many people don’t realize that a simple,...
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