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Rocketeer Charity | Mountain Mission

Every month, our Rocketeers pick a charity to support. Driven by employee nominations, these organizations represent the passion Bottle Rocket has for giving back to the community around us. For the month of October, we selected Mountain Mission. Mountain... read more

Bottle Rocket Hosts Second Annual QA Bootcamp

Each year, Bottle Rocket hosts a Quality Assurance (QA) Bootcamp, a half-day event covering mobile and connected device application testing. The bootcamp is a chance for testers in other industries to get exposure to the mobile application testing... read more

Using an iPad with assistance

A Focus on Responsible Design

Web content accessibility (provisions for equal access and opportunity to people with disabilities) has been standardized for several years. But since 2014, users prefer to access the web via mobile rather than desktop computers. Yet accessibility standards... read more

iPads, Android Tablets, smartphones and other mobile devices on a table

Bottle Rocket QA: How Many Devices Is Too Many?

Never Too Many Devices Mobile software testing involves many variables such as operating system versions, types of connectivity, networks, devices, and environments. To account for so many variables, the approach to testing apps poses an interesting dilemma:... read more

GearVR headset setting on macbook on desk

Spectrums of (Virtual) Reality

Bottle Rocket helps brands connect to their customers with the latest technology. Though this tech is being talked about on a wider scale, some of it is still emerging. That makes for a learning curve when brands want to know what’s available for the most... read more

Dallas Independent School District logo and Bottle Rocket logo

Bottle Rocket Partners with Dallas ISD

Bottle Rocket is proud to join Dallas Independent School District (ISD) as they expand opportunities for students in an exciting partnership with the Dallas County Community College District. Dallas ISD has opened eight new collegiate academies, including... read more

Audience during Big Design Conference Keynote in Addison

Big Design in Our Backyard

This year’s Big Design Conference, celebrating its 10th anniversary, was held near our headquarters in Addison, Texas, so you can bet Bottle Rocket was there. In fact, one of our XD Strategists, Adam Polansky not only spoke at this year’s Big Design,... read more

Hunter playing his game, Planet SRAM, on an iPad

Blast Off to Planet SRAM

Bottle Rocket is best known for designing and developing mission-critical mobile experiences for some of the world’s most discriminating brands. But for one very special cause, we went back to our roots in mobile gaming to launch a game that is something... read more