Entries by Marc De Chellis

7 Kick-Ass Inspirational Female Entrepreneurs

There has been a rise in female entrepreneurs (also known as fempreneurs) not only in Australia but also around the world. Similarly to the success of app entrepreneurs, which we looked at previously, startup success starts with having the big idea coupled with the determination towards turning their vision into a reality. Today we’ll be focusing on 7 female […]

7 Successful Australian App Entrepreneurs

“It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen” – Scott Belsky, Founder of Behance Do you have an app idea that has the potential to be the next big thing? All you need is the big idea coupled with the passion and drive towards making it successful. This means getting it developed and published in […]

4 Mobile App Trends for 2017

What a year it has been, time has definitely flown by! We’re at the business end of 2016 and about to welcome 2017 in a few weeks. There have been a lot of interesting and exciting things happen in the world of mobile apps this year. We’ve seen the rise of On-Demand apps, live streaming […]

3 Things to Know When Making an App for Generation Z

Get ahead of the curve and meet Generation Z – The global, social and technological mobile app consumers. The widespread popularity of smartphones and mobile technology owes much of its rapid adoption to Generation Y. That may seem like a ‘narcissistic millennial’ thing to say, but this cohort of young adults aged 18-34 grew up […]

Why 2016 is the Year of On-Demand Apps

One of the most common phrases in mobile is “there’s an app for that”. Now, it should be “there’s an Uber for that”.   This year, we’ve seen the “uberisation” of mobile apps – the increase of on-demand mobile apps in the market. There are lots of on-demand apps that offer different services, such as food deliveries,  postal services […]

Key Lessons from Apple Co-founder Steve Wozniak

Last weekend, Margaret Court Arena was filled with an atmosphere of excitement and anticipation. The event wasn’t Nick Kyrgios’ latest dummy spit on the tennis court, but a ‘must-see’ event of a different kind. “An Evening with Woz” was an informal, insightful and inspiring presentation from Steve “Woz” Wozniak – the co-founder of Apple and […]

Why Restaurants Are Moving to Mobile Apps and Facebook

At Launchpad App Development, we are always keeping up to date with the latest trends and insights in the world of apps and mobile. A notable trend we’ve been witnessing is the increase of businesses in the hospitality industry using apps and social media. It’s easy to see why. Social media and mobile have benefited many industries […]

How to Make Your App Zig in a Market That Zags

“Why fit in when you were born to stand out!” – Dr. Seuss Say you were looking for a free note taking app (like I was recently) to help remember appointments and take notes at seminars. If you searched “note taking app” in the Google Play Store, you’d be greeted with the following results: From […]