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How Much Does it Cost to Clone Your Favorite App? Gigster Uses AI to Optimize That.

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I find it hard to believe that any app built on Gigster is good enough to roll out live.

Gigster is an marketplace that sits between app developers and the people who want to hire them. A lot of people, it turns out, basically want to remake an existing app for a different purpose or user base. Once you know how much a developer will be paid per hour, the pricing of a project depends on how long the project takes to complete. Gigster’s price quotes come from crunching the data on the thousands of projects that have come through the Gigster marketplace, and how many hours those projects took.

I stand corrected. They have deployed thousands of apps thanks to their artificial intelligence:

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