Web - mobile - training
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LiveChat’s internal mobile app was first built by contractors. With no mobile devs in the team, every time they found a bug or wanted to develop new features, they had to re-hire contractors.
Learning how to use GraphQL Server to create a layer on top of legacy API.
real-time communication using GraphQL subscriptions
integrating with legacy and external services
using react native with GraphQL
To test whether it was worth investing in a mobile team, LiveChat sent an engineer to our workshop to build a prototype of their current mobile app in React Native over one month
One month later, that LiveChat engineer rewrote the core of the old app with React Native. After seeing a demo, LiveChat’s CEO said “this app is way faster and smoother than what we have”
Straight after, the same engineer who built the prototype led the team mobile training.
✊ 8 LiveChat devs, cross-trained through to success.