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From simple instant messaging to telephony and video conferencing, collaboration tools take many forms. While some applications focus on a specific element, others bring together several capabilities to serve as “all-in-one’ solutions. Irrespective of the type of tool you are using, collaboration is the key to your business success. According to the American Community Survey, 2.6 percent of working Americans telecommute or work from home for their employers. Choosing the right online…

Being mobile is not just another optional business strategy but rather the one that e-retailers cannot do without anymore. Smartphone users have increased and their online behavior pattern has changed a lot from before. Businesses are reported to receive 50% of their revenue from mobile devices itself, when just a year back, the world wide web was filled with much hue and cry since everyone was anxious to highlight the need of having flexible user friendly designs for their websites. Quite…

The world of small business is truly exciting and challenging for their owners. However, there is another exhilarating world of android mobile apps that make small businesses a challenge worth undertaking. Running a small business is even more exciting than running a large business or corporation, since the responsibilities that small business operators shoulder are much larger and intense than those handled by CEOs and other professionals in the upper echelons of management in larger firms and…

In 2014, the number of mobile applications downloaded was 45.6 billion, of which 90 percent were free. Considering this fact, the paid app model seems to leave a big challenge for developers who desire to bring the next mobile app in the market. The trend seems to be moving towards an in-app purchase model, as it is expected that people will download nearly 309 billion applications in 2016, of which 93% are expected to be free. It is also predicted that low priced apps (most apps cost no more…

eCommerce companies in India are planning deep discounts, exclusive merchandise, cash-back schemes, and other product promotional offers to attract customers. eCommerce software solutions, if used wisely can streamline the digital business models of enterprises. Given that the Indian economy is a proven consumption driven engine and that the Indian consumers love to shop till they drop ahead of the festive season, there are certain elements of e-commerce software solution development that need…

Today, increasing numbers of people worldwide want mobile apps for everything, right from shopping to banking to gaming and so on. However, businesses and organizations are replying by creating a large number of mobile apps to capture those people. But, when it comes to security measures, mobile devices are notoriously flawed and mobile apps are a very easy target for hackers, and putting your private,  confidential data and information at a high risk. Let’s Take a Look at Some Mobile App…

If you’re a business owner consumed with the day-to-day rigors of running a business, it’s easy to put thoughts of continuing education on the back burner. After all, owning and managing a business is no walk in the park. There’s also the question of value for investment. Aren’t you already learning real-world business skills by being in the trenches from day to day? The need to physically attend classes is another major concern. Business travels, tight deadlines, demanding customers,…

Today, most of us are familiar with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. These have been in use for several years now to create beautiful and mesmerizing websites. However, it is now possible to create a range of mobile applications with the help of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. In this article, let us discuss a few frameworks that allow you to build mobile applications faster. #1. RAD.JS The RAD.JS framework allows developers to build mobile applications faster. It is optimized for iOS,   Android, and…

The better part of 2015 is gone already, and we’ve been seeing a number of new design trends all through it. Will they survive next year? How many of them have chances of being replaced by new trends? And how many offer benefits to brands? I’m going to discuss all these in this article. Let me begin by first considering:- Split-screens It has been endorsed by many designers as an alternative to single-screen. I personally don’t think there’s any loggerhead between the two as both…

“Don’t do online banking or anything sensitive on public Wi-Fi networks.” We know this advice pretty well but why is it so? Why is using public Wi-Fi networks so dangerous? Why isn’t online banking secure, since it’s encrypted? Several problems remain attached with using the public Wi-Fi networks. The very nature of this network makes space for snooping; the network may be full of compromised machines and quite worryingly, the hotspot may also be a malicious one. Now, public Wi-Fi is…