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Interview with Kostya Stepanov from Shakuro

App Development Company Shakuro: Interview with Kostya Stepanov

The above photograph might be misleading, they do gorge on pizzas but they don’t make them. They are chefs of a different kind. They chop code, stir design, roll web apps, bake backends and serve piping hot mobile apps which your users are bound to fall in love with.  (We didn’t even get a pizza to write this delicious company intro..but we have promised Olga, we will raid their office for a pizza soon. )

We reached out to Kostya Stepanov, who is the CEO of Shakuro for a short interview to understand what makes them leading app developers in Russia. Here are all the details that you will need to start baking pizzas with them..err mobile apps.

Tell us something about your company.

Shakuro is an international design and development agency. We specialize in creating and supporting innovative web and mobile applications. In other words, we make awesome things and we love doing it. We see ourselves as a complete solution to any technical startup, we’ll help bring your project from just an idea to a polished finished product ready for the market. We have been in app business for last 8 years and have executed 100+ projects.

What are Shakuro’s specializations? 

iOS, Android development, C# and Ruby on Rails development. We also do mobile app prototyping, app design, and app testing. We are an end to end mobile app development company Shakuro.

Who are some of your major customers?

Omnicom Media Group UAE, Cubebrush, CG+ forSecret Pacific Division,, I’m in, Swyft, SalesTech, BeerPong are some of our customers.

Top 5 apps that you have developed?

Well, every app that we build is close to our heart but these five apps have certainly earned their special place in our companies portfolio:-

Calio    |     Pinionate     |     MyMovies     |     CarWash     |     NPE 

What is your average cost of mobile app development?

Our cost varies from project to project as it depends on the complexity of the assignment. However, our average cost hovers around US $ 45 per hour.

Provide a list of your 5 domain specializations.

Consumer Apps, Trading, Social Networks, E-commerce and Fintech.

What cross-platform technologies and tools do you use? 

We majorly make native mobile apps and you know the reason why. 🙂

Do you develop mobile apps with Native or Hybrid?

We use all of them depending on the project.

What is the app development process that you follow?

We follow Agile methodology. You can read more about our development process here.

Where do you see your company in next 5 years?

We would like to lead the pack in app development companies in Russia. Aiming for #1 position as in various surveys we are hovering around 3rd position. Wish us good luck. 🙂

What is the new technology you are working on?

iPhone X app development

Do you work on technologies like IoT, Blockchain or Artificial Intelligence?

Yes. We are working on IOT

Are you looking for customers in a particular industry or domain? Please mention just one industry.

We are a service company and we would like to work in new domains. So my answer will be any domain or industry.

App Development Company Shakuro: Interview with Kostya Stepanov was conducted over an email communication.All the information provided is approved by Shakuro officials before publishing. If you need further information then you can reach out to them directly on their official website. For more such interviews and interesting news check our app developers section.

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