Code[ish] – A podcast from the team at Heroku, exploring code, technology, tools, tips, and the life of the developer.

Saving Lives at Scale: Part Two

September 29, 2020

Access to proper medical care is an impossibility in many parts of the world. In this second half of a two-part episode, we continue the conversation with THINKMD, an online platform working to improve healthcare access. Alex Broussard, the CTO of THINKMD, explains how they built a mobile application that needs to run not only on low bandwidth environments, but also on older hardware, with localization support for over a dozen languages.