INTERAPT BLOG

PowerMap Mobile App Project

Economic developers have had a problem for a long time. Finding data associated with a potential economic development site has always been a difficult and laborious undertaking especially with trying to determine what utility providers serve the potential site. In the past, economic developers had to refer to a paper maps and spreadsheets of data…

CrossPaths Mobile App Project

Layovers, cancelled flights, and delays are all a part of the traveling experience. Sure, some people are traveling with family or friends to their destination, but what about those who only have one ticket? Who said going on an adventure and traveling has to be lonely. That’s what Connecting Paths, LLC co-owners Shivang Patel, Emir…

Designing for a Tech Company

These days, it seems like technology has completely taken over the world. Innovation is everybody’s business. Smartphones and mobile apps are a part of our daily lives. According to a TechCrunch article, consumers are spending 85% of their time on their smartphones. More specifically, 84% of their smartphone usage is on non-native App Store apps….

Aaron Henry Looks Back On His Internship

Going into this internship I was excited to gain first hand experience in the marketing field. I entered this internship not knowing exactly what to expect, but I am leaving with a clearer understanding of how to reach new demographics while engaging target audiences by learning how they react to information presented to them. As…

Why Smart TVs Aren’t Worth a Hefty Price Tag

Modern manufacturers are putting more smart technology into everyday devices than ever before, and television sets are no exception.  In recent years, the TV industry has struggled to remain relevant in the modern age of multi-screen entertainment, as tablets, smartphones, and high-def laptops are taking more eyes away from TV sets every day. This has…

Interapt Intern Spotlight: Becca Bishop

Between trying to get involved on campus, maintaining a good GPA, and keeping a full social calendar, college students question what the value of an internship is more and more these days. At Interapt, internships are the foundation of our company. We strive to educate students during their time in college so they have a…

Get to Know Togglit, the New Mobile App CMS

In January 2015,  the Interapt development team wanted a way to streamline the development of their current radio apps. The existing backend for the app was not customizable or easy to repurpose for new projects, making it harder for development to meet project deadlines because they required custom work.  As a solution, the team conceived…

The Key to Success is Good Process

Why is process important to a startup? When you work at a startup, there is no time to waste. There must be a process in place that encourages proactively communicating ideas with others. But as a business grows, dialogue between and amongst your teams can become scattered. It’s vital for everyone to buy into a…

A Whole New Reality with Oculus

What is it? Oculus is… not the scary movie about a “supernatural crime” that got 3 out of 5 stars. The Oculus we’re talking about is the cutting edge tech company that is taking virtual reality to a whole new level. These innovators have created new VR technology that makes it easier to “experience anything,…

Interapt Employee Spotlight: Mike Nguyen

Journeying from Vietnam to the United States as a child, Mike Nguyen eventually found his way here, to Interapt. He is our lead technology developer, backend manager, and video game guru. Mike is just the right person to keep Interapt developing successfully into the high tech world.