Writing tests for iOS apps has always been a much debated and often avoided topic. The tools for writing tests in the past were half-baked, apps too simple to benefit from the rewards of testing, and most developers (me included) …

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Pricing second-hand cars is a complex procedure: there are many factors that affect a vehicle’s worth and customers’ tastes change quickly. AutoScout24, the largest online car marketplace Europe-wide, wanted to get ahead of the field by developing an accurate

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Before answering the question let me give you a bit of context:

When we decided to move our platform to the Cloud the goal was to make product development faster and easier and reduce the efforts running custom infrastructure. These …

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The Technologies 

Over the years, a number of technologies have been used in the development of the iOS app. Objective-C was used as the programming language, as was standard back in 2011. At the end of 2014, Apple introduced a …

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In a tech company 3 days are nothing. Some companies need 3 days to test, fix and release their new app release. At Immobilienscout24 3 days are 1/3 of a sprint in most teams, barely enough to get ideas done …

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It was spring 2011 when ImmobilienScout24 decided to undertake iOS software development in-house. There had already been an ImmobilienScout24 app since late 2009, which had been developed by an external service provider, but didn’t meet the demands for a modern …

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