Advantages and Disadvantages of Outsourcing

What is Outsourcing? Outsourcing is defined as the use of outside resources to perform activities traditionally handled by in-house staff. An organization might want to provide support for their product but hiring professionals and training them can be very tedious process, this is where outsourcing companies come into play. Why Outsourcing Works? The outsourced support […]

Using CDNs for a Faster Website

Demand For a Faster Web It is truly the epitome of the advent of information age when everyone from the tech savvy new age marketers to the way less tech savvy laymen stereotypes are seen on the streets tapping on smart phones, and talking rather enthusiastically and knowledgeably about dropping 3g internet rates. But it […]

How to achieve results with a remote team?

Remote teams are becoming much more common because of the rapid development of communications technology. The option to have people work remotely is extremely appealing to many employers who value the additional schedule flexibility and the ability to save time and expenses related to having a full time employee. Many managers discover that their remote […]

Website Performance Testing

Most web audiences relish fast performance times as much as they have a distaste for poor performance. Speed is king in the land of web browsers. Not only will web users often navigate away from sites that take an average of 3 seconds or longer to load, they often do something that can cause sleepless […]

The Best Tools for Usability Testing!

Image courtesy- recruitmentbuzz.co.uk A poor user experience can ruin a product launch and the reputation of the company behind it. There are many great options to perform quick and easy usability tests using a variety of online tools. Here’s a list of top online tools for tracking your website’s usability- Feedback Army By charging a decent […]

Google Glasses- Bringing Wearable Computing to the forefront

Google released a new video on Google Glass, which is now out of its project phase and ready to be released as a beta product. http://youtu.be/6BTCoT8ajbI Taking photos, recording videos, looking up answers on Google, showing reminders (such as for a flight) and sharing whatever you’re looking at(and many more features) either via messaging or […]

How to use linkedin api in Rails applications?

LinkedIn actually provides 2 APIs: The JavaScript API is a rich client library enabling you to build dynamic applications in the web browser. Use OAuth 2 to easily authorize users via the “Sign In with LinkedIn” button, access LinkedIn data with native objects, and interact with Plugins. The REST API provides a simple, consistent representation […]

Dashboards- Reliable, useful and all-in-all awesome!

Dashboards provide IT organizations real-time visibility and greater insight into their data. Dashboards are customized for each organization and department taking into account their data sources, business metrics, KPIs and the goals of the organization. A database can connect to multiple databases and data sources and can be implemented in days or weeks rather than […]

Stand Alone or Stand out- Tricks for better Web Design

There are a lot of details to consider when designing and developing a web site. In reality, it can seem like an endless list — but if you look carefully you’ll see that there are certain elements that are more important than others, elements that are used consistently among the most successful sites. Once you’ve […]

Move on Web 2.0. Here comes Web 3.0!

The Internet standards have changed considerably over the last decade. Technology has shifted from web versions like, Web 1.0 to Web 2.0 and now towards Web 3.0. If you ask some, they’ll tell you Web 2.0 as we know it is probably on its way out the door. For many, Web 2.0 is characterized mainly […]