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What's the hardest bit about writing an app?

Survey period: 28 Jul 2014 to 4 Aug 2014

We'll assume writing the actual code is the easy bit...

Interpreting specs (or lack thereof)79248.41
Getting the architecture right (without redoing it 3 times)55333.80
Dealing with the compiler / framework / libraries / OS etc22513.75
Ensuring it works on different hardware / browsers / systems48829.83
Ensuring it's fast / small / resource friendly enough24214.79
Getting the User Experience and UI / graphics spot on54333.19
Testing sufficiently50430.81
Dealing with the client54933.56
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%

GeneralRe: Redoing the architecture 3 times Pin
Nelek31-Jul-14 1:40
protectorNelek31-Jul-14 1:40 
GeneralRe: Redoing the architecture 3 times Pin
KarstenK31-Jul-14 2:42
mveKarstenK31-Jul-14 2:42 
GeneralIt's funny... Pin
Sander Rossel27-Jul-14 22:10
professionalSander Rossel27-Jul-14 22:10 
GeneralPlanning accurately Pin
R. Erasmus27-Jul-14 21:56
MemberR. Erasmus27-Jul-14 21:56 
GeneralWithout redoing task multiple times we can not finished it PinPopular
koolprasadd27-Jul-14 21:24
professionalkoolprasadd27-Jul-14 21:24 
GeneralRe: Without redoing task multiple times we can not finished it Pin
KarstenK28-Jul-14 7:48
mveKarstenK28-Jul-14 7:48 
GeneralInteraction with Team Members Pin
Agent__00727-Jul-14 20:26
professionalAgent__00727-Jul-14 20:26 
GeneralRe: Interaction with Team Members Pin
Sharath C V27-Jul-14 21:50
professionalSharath C V27-Jul-14 21:50 
Can't help it. Consider those "Gods gift to IT" as "Professional Hazards" Smile | :)
GeneralDeadlines Pin
PIEBALDconsult27-Jul-14 20:09
professionalPIEBALDconsult27-Jul-14 20:09 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
Kornfeld Eliyahu Peter27-Jul-14 20:23
professionalKornfeld Eliyahu Peter27-Jul-14 20:23 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
Karen Mitchelle27-Jul-14 22:41
professionalKaren Mitchelle27-Jul-14 22:41 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
R. Erasmus28-Jul-14 5:44
MemberR. Erasmus28-Jul-14 5:44 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
Frank T. Clark28-Jul-14 9:58
professionalFrank T. Clark28-Jul-14 9:58 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
Karen Mitchelle29-Jul-14 16:00
professionalKaren Mitchelle29-Jul-14 16:00 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
Frank T. Clark30-Jul-14 3:53
professionalFrank T. Clark30-Jul-14 3:53 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
Nelek31-Jul-14 1:17
protectorNelek31-Jul-14 1:17 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
CPallini31-Jul-14 8:05
mveCPallini31-Jul-14 8:05 
GeneralRe: Deadlines Pin
KarstenK28-Jul-14 4:29
mveKarstenK28-Jul-14 4:29 
GeneralDealing with the client... Pin
Kornfeld Eliyahu Peter27-Jul-14 19:55
professionalKornfeld Eliyahu Peter27-Jul-14 19:55 
GeneralI don't write apps Pin
CDP180227-Jul-14 19:30
MemberCDP180227-Jul-14 19:30 

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