Two platforms are now definitely the market leaders for some time- iOS and Android. Windows and Blackberry now being non-existent. The challenge is to create apps for these two platforms with minimal effort and hence cross-platforms have gained recognition. Basically cross-platform kills two birds with one stone and are now the new-kids-on-the-block for developers and businesses.Read more
In the quest to make web development smarter, easier and better, Taylor Otwell created Laravel as an alternative to the CodeIgniter framework that typically does not provide features like built-in support for user authentication and authorization. Laravel makes the work enormously simpler by connecting to databases and running queries from a single interface.Read more
Shopping is an easy task these days. With m-commerce surging, shopping online is so easy that all you have to do is download the app, spot the product and pay for it! It’s like an easy three-step process. Yes, on the outside, it may seem that way. But when you take a closer look, you will know that it is not so easy. Most m-commerce applications today take the help of third parties for efficiently completing the payment part.Read more
Android and iOS are two of the widely popular and most used mobile operating systems until today. In this write-up, we’ll focus on iOS mobile application development mainly taking into consideration the two main programming languages used to develop iOS apps – Objective-C and Swift. Here, we’ll do a comparative study on both the programming languages.Read more
Technology is rapidly changing and advancements are made almost every day. Yes, you would have heard this very often, but you’ll still have to hear it because it is the truth. You might have read articles and write-ups about how Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) are changing mobile applications and the e-commerce industry.
So, now let’s come to the main question. Have you heard about Progressive Web Apps (PWAs)? Some of you might have heard about it. And some of you might not have heard about it. Well, if you haven’t, we’ll talk about it now along with the benefits it can contribute to your business.Read more
Its 2019 and technology has already progressed a lot more beyond our imaginations. Many things have changed, for going to the store to purchase dresses every time, we just order them online.
Our smartphones and the mobile applications within them have grown so much. The truth is that its development is not yet complete. There are newer innovations that are being developed and integrated with mobile applications to make them perform better and transform lives. One among them is the Internet of Things (IoT).Read more
If you look back, take a visit to the history of how technology and devices have evolved to what we see today, I am sure that you all will be fascinated.
Today, we have smartphones that quite does almost everything you can do on a computer. The computers were massive ones that took up large space in earlier days. I wonder if Charles Babbage ever saw this day coming!Read more
You must be familiar with the Will Smith movie, “I Robot”. We had seen robots taking over humans in it. And how did they do it? Yes, by Artificial Intelligence (AI). Would it really happen to us? Well, that is a question for which I do not have an answer. AI is now a progressing technology that humans are now trying to develop and incorporate in our mobile phones.
Combining Machine Learning (ML) and AI, our smartphones are going to become one smart device that will know us better than our friends or even us (just joking, but I do see that could happen)!
What is it that first comes to your mind when you hear the term blockchain? Yes, I know. It is cryptocurrency and bitcoin. Now, comes the question, do you know what exactly a blockchain is and how it has now become an important to mobile app developers who develop iOS and Android applications? If you don’t, then it is ok, because that is what we are going to discuss here.Read more
There are who already would have heard about open source software. Now, for all those who do not know what open source software is, an open source software is one which has a source code that is freely available to everyone; anyone interested can easily inspect and modify this code. Its easy accessibility has made it quite popular in the IT world. Open source software has now even found their way into testing. Today there are open source
It is true that the open source testing software has now made testing more easier. Along with the advantages, it also has some disadvantages associated with it. Let’s have a look at its main advantages and disadvantages.
When it comes to testing software, there are two types of testing techniques; manual testing and automated testing. Automated testing requires specific software to be used. Now, many companies purchase this software or get it developed by paying another company. What if, this software was available for free? That’s open source testing software.