Mad Devs’ #1 Newsletter. May 2022

Investing in Solana projects, the cost of developing banking diligence, the growth of the, and much more are already here!

Mad Devs’ #1 Newsletter. May 2022

Top articles of the last month from Mad Devs Blog

Top projects in the Solana that investors should follow

Solana is a fast-growing contract cryptocurrency, and it is the second-largest blockchain with the lowest transaction costs. In 2021, it was one of the best-performing cryptocurrencies. It started in the 120th position in terms and finished in 5th, passing Cardano (ADA) and Polkadot (DOT). Learn about the best Solana projects you should pay attention to.


How much it will cost you to build a banking app

Today, banking as a service (BaaS) storm troops through the market. In an Insider’s study, 89% of all respondents and 97% of millennials respondents said they used mobile banking. By 2028, the market for BaaS will reach $2,299.26 billion, up from $356.26 billion in 2020. Read more about BaaS: how to create it, what opportunities are provided, and how it may come to the rescue.

Software engineering project report

How do you explain to your customer what was made and will be made in a simple, fully comprehensive way? Learn more in the article on how to inform your customers in an accessible form about the software development process. Learn and download the checklist that will guide you in how to write reports without mistakes.

Software Engineering Project Report

How to increase the speed of decoding of solidity sourcemappings

Software development engineer Oleg Katkov faced a task related to work on solidity. Because of the slow work of nodes decoding, he decided to optimize source mappings analysis. The article describes what solutions reduced the optimization time from 40 to 5 seconds by effortlessly linking Python with efficient C libraries.

Third-party custom development Insights:

How to evolve a developer’s role to address DevSecOps

In the first quarter of 2022, data breaches increased 14 percent compared to the first quarter of 2021. DevSecOps creates a culture of security across the entire organization to better address security vulnerabilities — and there’s no better time to adopt this approach than now.

Build or Buy? Developer Productivity vs. Flexibility

Something as simple as the choice between using a client library as opposed to direct access via application programming interface when using developer tools illustrates the conflict. In this article, we will go over some of the factors to consider when choosing between client libraries versus using an API directly.

In Today’s World, Software Risk Is Business Risk

The visibility of security risk from software went through a sea of change when the president of the United States issued an executive order on cybersecurity. Application security could no longer be relegated to an issue for software development to solve. There is much more at stake given the sharp rise in strategic importance of software.


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Key results achieved by the and Mad Devs collaboration:

  • Built service-oriented architecture
  • Integrated single sign-on (SSO)
  • Developed a repository for geographical data
  • Optimised’s infrastructure costs
  • Implemented Matchmaking and Shortlist
  • Improved website and widget performance
  • Developed the Statistics service for intelligent decision making
  • Implemented a connector between Clutch and HubSpot

At the moment, cooperation between and Mad Devs continues:

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