Astro

How Amazon plans for Astro to become a Family Member

Amazon introduced a new product at the end of September: Astro, a household robot. Amazon’s video introducing the robot promises it can do a variety of tasks, including supervising a household and holding spontaneous dance parties. Astro is basically an Alexa on wheels that watches everything you do. Why should anyone be happy to own […]

privacy settings

A quick iOS15 Privacy Settings Guide

Apple’s iOS 15 is now available publicly. With this release, Apple introduced new privacy settings which were controversial even before its official release. The child safety tools that Apple intended to include in the iOS 15 update were put on indefinite hold after privacy concerns. Apple has experienced a similar backlash, albeit because of a […]

Push

10 Essential Push Notification Strategies

Push notifications are an integral part of every app marketing strategy with 42% mobile users opting to have receive notifications enabled on their devices. What are push notifications? Push notifications are messages sent directly to users’ devices. They appear outside apps on their lock screen. Push notifications can be sent by app owners to users […]

Leak

Clubhouse Data Leak

If you are not on clubhouse, chances are high that your phone number is. The clubhouse app makes use of a wide spread matching technique: upload the contact data of the users to the servers and search for matches. Clubhouse is not alone: messengers like WhatsApp or Signal use the very same approach. This let’s […]

Maintanence

Why does software need maintanence?

This post is from Oliver Dixon and originally appeared on the Polydelic blog After delivering a fantastic platform, many folks think that’s it. Fraid not. You see, those platforms need to be maintained! But why? In the development world, the software is continually updating. Software is made of thousands of individual libraries and frameworks. Those […]

Trends Shaping The World Of Web Development In 2021

Trends Shaping The World Of Web Development In 2021

Each year, new web development trends surge in popularity leading to drastic changes in user interfaces and back-end operations. But no matter what the newest trend may be, they all have a shared goal: optimize the user experience to boost engagement and sales. Now that the online sphere is so saturated, there is no such […]

Data

Data Mining Techniques that Can Improve Your Business

Data mining is one of the most important tasks for a business to get a firm handle on. Large amounts of data are retrieved from a variety of sources and put into a centralized database. Certain data mining techniques can even be used to identify patterns before the information is put into the system. In […]

Going App-Less with Ephemeral Apps

The rise of the Appstore Era began in 2008 when Apple launched the Appstore for its new iPhone App and introduced the concept of Appstore as a monetisation model. The Appstore model has been a huge success for Apple. Over the past 10 years, it has generated over 100 billion US$ in sales. However, the […]