Insights / May 2019

We used to be a 100% remote company. We still had an office in downtown San Francisco, but the culture was everyone worked remotely. If you never showed up to the office, even if was down the street, we wouldn’t care. We’re mostly engineers and designers, and it worked OK. But then we made an […]

Take Aways / May 2019

When we worked with JetSuiteX and Tesla (as well as a few other luxury and enterprise brands) we picked up a few things along the way. In many cases, building a digital product for a luxury brand is similar to anything else. However, there are actually a few noticeable differences that separate a “normal” experience […]

Announcements / October 2018

We’re thrilled to announce our team’s inclusion on Clutch’s annual coverage of the best mobile app development companies in the entire state of California – we placed 20th out of 460 companies! While we were previously recognized as a leading firm in our home state, this press release focuses specifically on mobile app developers, making […]

Announcements / October 2018

Appstem is simultaneously launching iOS and Android apps for The Richmond Standard, bringing local stories, sports highlights, crime, and other news, directly to handsets for the Richmond, California community. The app is the newest addition to The Richmond Standard, which was recently awarded Best Newsroom 2018, by Bulldog PR Awards. Appstem was responsible for all […]