WisdomGroup builds web & mobile apps.
Business leaders choose WisdomGroup to build apps for the web, iPhone, and iPad. We invite you to join them.
Singles Travel International (STI) targets a niche in the travel market: Singles who travel alone. STI solves their problems by gathering travelers into groups and negotiating superior deals. The company needed a better way to manage client relationships.
High Performance Computing
Engineering professors at Texas A&M University (TAMU) work with the next generation of supercomputers: Systems with 100,000 processors or more. The professors needed a better way to manage and share research results with colleagues.
ReVive Center for Housing and Healing (formerly Cathedral Shelter of Chicago) has provided critical services to Chicago families since 1915. The agency needed a better, highly intuitive way to manage thousands of client and donor records.
Steve Jobs said it best: “Design is not just what [a product] looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” A well-designed commerce app will make it easy for the customer to buy. Our apps use design to solve problems and generate revenue. Let's put those skills to work for you.
When designers and developers work together toward a shared goal, the results are amazing. WisdomGroup uses the Ruby on Rails framework to develop web apps. For iPhone and iPad apps, we use Objective-C and RubyMotion. Our clients like our results. You will, too.
Everyone wins when an app succeeds. Users get an app that serves a need. Companies earn money for future growth. Successful apps need cultivation so they can grow properly. Our team cultivates successful apps every day. Ready to start? Does your project need WisdomGroup?
ChicagoRuby is a group of Ruby on Rails enthusiasts. WisdomGroup assumed leadership of a local Ruby user group in 2007. We changed the group's name to ChicagoRuby, created an annual conference, and merged with Chicago’s other Ruby user group, Chirb. Today ChicagoRuby hosts multiple events every month and Chicago's annual Ruby on Rails conference, WindyCityRails.
WindyCityRails is an annual conference for all who are passionate about Ruby on Rails. WisdomGroup created WindyCityRails in 2008. The conference attracts people from many facets of the software industry: Developers, designers, entrepreneurs, and investors. Presentation videos will give you a feel for the content.
The next WindyCityRails will be held September 4-5, 2014.
ChicagoRuby holds three events every month in the Chicago area:
- Technical presentations on the first Tuesday downtown.
- Informal technical gatherings on the third Saturday in the western suburbs.
- Hack nights downtown, date and location vary.
For smart people with non-IT backgrounds: If you want to understand Ruby on Rails, this article is for you. Of course, only disciplined practice will turn a novice into an expert. This piece will make a novice conversant.
Experts have something in common: 10,000 hours of practice. Malcolm Gladwell studied the lives of successful people to find out how they did it. This article contains examples from Gladwell’s research.
Corning has a 160-year history of innovation in glass and materials science. How do they do it? How did they deal with obstacles along the way? What lessons can you apply in your organization?