Category Archives: Technology

Top 7 Technology Trends Organizations need to Explore in 2019

Technology plays a pivotal role today in every industry, from healthcare to manufacturing, graphic designs to construction. It has invaded every sector, irrespective of business size, and that too for good reasons. Businesses worldwide are increasingly adopting various technologies for improved services/products.

The Most Popular Universities for Computer Programming Degrees

The most popular universities for computer programming degrees

One of the most pursued degree programs in the world is computer science (CS). Like in the united states, it is ranked 3rd in terms of students’ preference. The used parameters in ranking them are the quality of programs offered, a number of research programs conducted and published to the public, the prospects of graduates to secure jobs and finally, the amount committed to funding research projects.

.NET or Java – Which Is Better?

Microsoft’s .NET, or ASP.NET framework, is a software designed for developing and executing applications on Windows operating systems. Though .NET can and does support connectivity with non-Windows systems, it provides features and functionalities that were specifically designed for running and creating applications on the Windows platform. Java, on the other hand, refers to a set of programs and standards, or a “programming language,” that is designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible. Whereas .NET is designed to run on Microsoft platforms, Java is designed to run on all types of systems. Some people argue that one is better than the other, but the truth is that both come with their merits and pitfalls. Which is right for you really all depends on your needs and budget.

The Current State of the Tech Industry

For quite some time, the tech industry has been one of the healthiest. In fact, it’s often named one of the fastest-growing industries of the year. However, it’s only natural for that growth to slow down to some degree over time.

The good news is, the tech industry is still in a great place. As things come full circle and some of the previously avoided trade work is now in higher demand, tech is still one of the fastest-growing industries. Here’s what you should know about the tech industry in 2018 and beyond.

Linux Just Turned Twenty Five: A Look Back

Linux

The Humblest Origins

It’s been a bit past 25 years since the world was graced with the Linux operating system.

Technically, Linux’s story starts in 1991 when Icelandic wunderkind Linus Torvalds posted to the comp.os.minix board (that was a Usenet message board, kind of like the Reddit of its day), announcing he was starting an Open-Source clone of Unix as “just a hobby.”

Containers Vs VMs : Top 5 Differences you must know

Virtual Machines and Containers offer virtualization technology for creating scalable solutions.  Virtualization allows to quickly build and deploy  a large number of hosts or containers in a very short time and saves time and money as compared to installing and deploying physical servers.

Virtual machine ( VM )  have been around for few years from now and containers are picking up as new alternative to VM.  KVM, Xen, Hyper-V, AND ESXi are some of the popular hypervisor technologies for creating and managing VMs. Linux container technology have been available for more than 10 years in the form of LXC  but Docker containers have gained popularity in the last few years. Beside Docker other container technologies are – Solaris Containers, AIX Workload Partitions and FreeBSD jails

Here are top five difference between VMs and Containers.

Free Docker Training for Beginners Intermediate & Advanced users

Dockets allows you to create containers which share same OS and resources but provide isolated environment to run different applications in different containers at the same time.  It is the new hot technology which which has seen a huge growth and adaptation by many companies around the world.

If you are interested in docker and  try it out , here is the good news  , Play-with-docker is providing  Free Docker Training for Beginners Intermediate & Advanced users . The tutorials provided are from docker and the members of docker community.

‘Amazon go’ – No Checkout Store Opens in Seattle

Amazon Go is a new kind of store with no checkout required,amazon go store

Use app to enter the store, and after that you don’t need it to shop. Browse and shop like you would at any other store and once you’re done you can simply walk out without having to stand in a checkout line.

Amazon Go store opening on Monday in Seattle is about 1,800 square feet store, located at 2131 7th Ave, Seattle, WA, opening from 7AM—9PM open Monday through Friday. The store will offer ready-to-eat breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snack options made by chefs and favorite local kitchens and bakeries. Grocery essentials ranges from bread and milk to artisan cheeses and locally made chocolates. There are Amazon Meal Kits to get the meal ready in 30 minutes!

Although there is no human involvement in checkout a lot of technology in use at the backend, the same types of technologies used in self-driving cars like computer vision, sensor fusion, and deep learning.

Here is a video to explain shopping experience at amazon go store.

Global Enterprise Mobility Trends

The landscape of enterprise mobility has seen numerous exciting developments that continue to shape the industry towards sustainable growth on a global scale. More and more organizations are viewing enterprise mobility as a priority rather than a mere project. In fact, recent statistics indicate that 71% of enterprise across the world regard mobility as a top priority and the market is anticipated to reach a valuation of US$510.39 billion by the end of 2022.

Ideas for Choosing the Perfect Writer’s Laptop

In the modern era, a computer – especially laptop – is the essential tool for aspiring writers. Indeed,writer with pen you probably don’t lay your hands on a typewriter anymore unless you are a very old school person. The modern laptops are much better tools for those who have something to say and want to put in on paper or Internet. Me, being some kind of a writer as well, have been using ASUS ZenBook for a couple of years. It is a good writer’s notebook however not the only successful choice. In this article, I will point out some things important for a writer on a laptop hunt.