Blog Archives: 2016

Comparing Development Quotes

Arcane Strategies is a web and apps development company and a consultancy for companies seeking advice in web contracting.  With decades of combined experience at previous agencies and with international teams spanning 15 countries, Arcane’s engineers have seen our share of the good, the bad, and the ugly, when it comes to estimates and quality. […]

A Message to Production Agency Executives

It costs more for you to over-manage operations than incentivize talent. Installation, licensing, and training for Time Tracking and Project Timeline Management tools, check! Human and technical resources for monitoring employees clocking in, PTO, and daily break times, check! Salaries for COO/Operations Directors and internal team, check! Dozens of hours spent in reviewing and revising […]

WiFi Sucks? Step up your router game, dude!

So, your home internet is slow and it annoys you… Sure, thanks to cache, you’re preventing wasted bandwidth but let’s get real, that’s not a legitimate solution, especially for gaming or streaming.  I don’t have to tell you that your options for ISP’s are  slim.  Unfortunately, this is a reality that all of us have to […]

Operations Investment: Paying For It In The Long Run

One of the most difficult decisions for an organically grown, self-funded business to make, is choosing to forego immediate profitability, in exchange for long term operations investments.  If you can’t afford it now, give it some thought but don’t put yourself in a hole.  That goes two ways, because as the old adage states, fool […]