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How Smart Cities Are Using Apps to Extensively Impact our Everyday Lives

Currently, 1.3 million people move into cities every week and by 2040, 65% of the world’s population will live in metropolises. With urbanization and the increasing number of people migrating to major cities, alternative smart measures are needed to alleviate the pressure of overpopulation. This is why the creation of smart policies are there to […]

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The HoloLens Is Drastically Altering the Healthcare Industry

Mixed reality, or MR, is known as a combination of virtual and augmented reality elements where physical and digital objects exist and interact in real time, ranging from natural to virtual environments. The Microsoft HoloLens utilizes this technology through the use of an untethered mixed reality headset. According to Microsoft, it is “the first self-contained, holographic […]

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8 Most Remarkable Travel App and Online Platform Startups in Canada

It certainly seems like we are in an era where travelling is a common trend. We can’t wait to book our next vacation to Greece or Iceland or even Dubai. The obvious problem with wanting to travel so much is the expenses and organizing the whole affair. Luckily nowadays technology plays a large role in […]

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Notable Trends Promoting The Expansion of the InsurTech Industry

As the pressure increases for businesses to remain relevant in a world dominated by technology and with the emergence of InsurTech 2.0, there is a digital urgency in the insurance industry. There is an increasing need to combine technology with the sector to make it more efficient and convenient. Digital technology is now driving the […]

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How Mobile Development is Influencing the Photography Industry

Your smartphone is your best camera because it is always on you. Of the devices used in 2017 to capture images, 85% of people used smartphones, 10.3% used digital cameras and 4.7% used tablets. While also being a social media platform, Instagram is one of the most popular mobile photography apps out there. It is […]

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The Top 8 Most Thriving Blockchain Startups in Canada

The concept of blockchain is a fairly recent trend, with only 0.5% of the world’s population utilizing the technology as of 2017. For those of you who may not know how to define blockchain technology, it is known as a digital ledger stored in a distributed network recording anything from financial transactions to physical assets […]

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8 Most Disruptive Insurance Technology Startups in Canada

Insurance technology, also known as insurtech, involves taking advantage of new technology and combining it with the insurance industry to make it more efficient and accurate. In 2016, 38% of insurtech startups worldwide were made up of digital insurance businesses, which was the biggest share compared to AI analytics at 22% and health and wellness […]

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Here’s How to Avoid the Top 6 Reasons Why Apps Fail

App stores have become oversaturated with applications performing the same functions and solving similar problems, and as more apps filter in, standing out from the competition becomes tougher and tougher. According to a Gartner prediction, fewer than .01% of mobile apps will be commercially successful by the end of 2018 and based on a SWRVE […]

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The Key Elements of Successfully Pitching an App Idea to Investors

One of the scariest challenges startups have to go through is finding their first investment and the thought of having to pitch an idea to investors might sound like an intimidating task. Luckily, we have come up with essential strategies that can help win over investors including creating a pitch deck, the importance of branding […]

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Top App Developers in Canada

Guarana was recently named a Top Application Development Agency in Canada for 2018 by Clutch.co and CrowdReviews.

Guarana Technologies develops best-of-class mobile apps for smartphones, tablets and wearable devices. We develop your app ideas, make them smart and sexy, code them and launch them. Native iOS and Android app development.

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4446 Saint Laurent, Suite 1000
Montreal, QC, H2W 1Z5, Canada

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250 University Ave, Suite 200
Toronto, ON, M5H 3E5, Canada

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