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Almost every successful social media website, online store, or content portal uses the power of ‘recommendations’ to increase page views, sales, and user engagement in general. Recommendation engines scan and sift through Gigabytes of data to pick up trends that can seemingly unlock the secrets of user preferences. Most websites have different guiding principles when it comes to recommendations for their customers. While some offer products from every imaginable source to show-off…

In 1999 British entrepreneur Kevin Ashton coined the term The Internet of Things (IoT). Suddenly this universe of ones and zeros was going to be ubiquitous—it would link all manner of everyday objects, in a brand new form of worldwide interconnectivity. Around that same time companies like Qualcomm and Ericsson were integrating PDAs (Personal Digital Assistants) with cell phones and putting out the early equivalents to today’s smartphones. The Smartphone Ericsonn’s R380, was the first…

Email was introduced as an automated replacement of paper-based letters, notes, and external communication. And it did its job perfectly. But now email is broken, since it is being used for the activities it is not designed to, like real-time communication and remote collaboration at work. Advanced technology provides new ways to have discussions and conversations, including one-to-one as well as a team. Enterprise messaging app addresses the ineffectiveness of email by sky-rocketing the speed…

Gone are the days when classrooms used to be a place with only chalks and blackboard and copies. And education used to be a one-way process. The advent of technology has changed the lives of people in many ways. And it has touched upon the world of education as well. The changes are evident in any modern-day classroom. Want to experience the transformations that have occurred? Just walk into any classroom. You will find teachers and students making the most of technology there. A lot of schools…

As a smartphone user you would obviously prefer apps that are useful or at least interesting enough to engage your attention. On the other hand almost the whole tech community behind your apps is eager to make your app perform better, solve more problems and become more useful. This focus in making the apps better and more useful does not seem to happen quickly as competition is raging. With millions of apps at your disposal comprising every niche you only prefer a handful of them for your use…

The need of PHP development at this hour is not rocket science. However, software applications, websites and mobile apps can propel a quality revolution in India for blue chip corporations and the local micro, small and medium enterprises by bringing them under the purview of the “Digital India” campaign. Make in India Campaign The Digital India campaign, launched by the Government of India, is one of the bright spots shining forth in the Indian economy now, along with the “Make in…

Simplicity is the watchword for the year 2015. App design through its evolution is leaving several trends in its wake. However, it is hard to imagine that there are a number of companies that have still not adopted Flat UI Design. Many of them are practically fighting the trend. Unfortunately, many companies are in the same boat at the moment as far as the design of their mobile apps goes. If your organization has not embraced flat design, now is the time to make a change. Flat UI Design is…

The mobile app development industry is continuously evolving with some of the best innovations. With each year passing, the market of smartphones is getting bigger, better and smarter. The focus is just developing them to act brilliantly with apps. For this reason, developers are targeting app analytic strategies that will go smoothly in upcoming years. Mobile application in 2015 is expected to see a lot of changes in the form of development trends. Here are some popular changes that will be…

The design industry seems to be the application area of the dialectical logic as Skeuomorphism, which is almost unanimously considered a passe and flat design that might coalesce and a synthesis that might originate. In this article, we’ll explain why this seems likely along with the pros and cons of both types of design so web designers with an approach lopsided to any of the two, could take some cues. Over the last couple of years, the design industry has undergone many changes. One of…

Android is a free and open platform, which means that you can develop apps for various devices. These devices include, but are not limited to smartphones, tablets, e-book readers, GPS devices and netbooks. As the popularity of mobile devices continue to soar, this is a wonderful opportunity to create a successful Android app regardless of your development background. However, you do not have to reinvent the wheel as there are plenty of resources available to help you make your app…