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A non-technical look at mobile app development
Presented by The Jed Mahonis Group

5: What Goes into an On-Demand App Tech Stack?

Published January 19, 2018
Run time: 00:21:17
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On-demand apps like Uber and Postmates are among the more technically complex apps you can build. In this episode, Tim and Rob explain how these apps work in an easy-to-understand way.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • How your mobile apps allow users to browse products/services, place an order, and track the progress of the order in real time
  • Steps you can implement to save battery resources for your service providers
  • Why you need a third-party payment provider to do your credit card processing
  • The way you can manage all of this chaos through an administrative dashboard

This episode is brought to you by The Jed Mahonis Group, who builds mobile software solutions for the on-demand economy. Learn more at

Recorded November 9, 2017
Edited by Jordan Daoust