10 05, 2020

How to Make a Mobile Application More Secure

By |2020-05-10T13:24:10+01:00May 10th, 2020|Apps, Programming, Security|Comments Off on How to Make a Mobile Application More Secure

The emergence of the smartphone as a key staple in our everyday lives means that it is now possible to complete important everyday tasks via the device rather than relying on a desktop computer. This has led to the wider emergence and adoption of mobile applications across demographics, meaning that it is now commonplace for the devices to be used to check emails, shop online, and even conduct banking transactions. [...]

22 11, 2016

Tests4geeks: Pre-qualify your developer candidates

By |2016-11-22T22:23:21+00:00November 22nd, 2016|Programming|Comments Off on Tests4geeks: Pre-qualify your developer candidates

If you have ever had to hire a developer for any type of project, then you will understand the complications that are involved in the hiring process. In fact, the IT industry and specifically software development is one of the hardest industries in which to find and hire competent staff. One of the biggest challenges in hiring a developer is assessing the competency of your candidates. Because software development is [...]

14 05, 2016

Showcase your software with Colaxy

By |2016-05-14T10:11:16+01:00May 14th, 2016|Programming|Comments Off on Showcase your software with Colaxy

The only thing constant is change, and no industry relates to this better than the technology industry. Technological transformation is fast paced. It took just 10 years for the evolution of Click & Scroll to Touch & Swipe to Gesture & Gaze to take place. Things in the industry show no signs of slowing down. Software developers need to be dynamic and engaged at all times so that they may [...]

23 08, 2015

Low cost system integration

By |2015-08-23T19:51:01+01:00August 23rd, 2015|Online Services, Programming|Comments Off on Low cost system integration

Systems integration has always been an expensive service. The demand has always been there but the process of integrating different systems has been very complex in the past, and even though this process has become simpler with modern software platforms and systems integrators have kept up the facade of complexity in order to keep the price high. Despite the high price tag that most system integrators charge, there are often [...]

16 02, 2015

How to Find and Hire Freelance Talent in the IT industry

By |2015-02-16T08:39:52+00:00February 16th, 2015|Multimedia, networking, Programming|Comments Off on How to Find and Hire Freelance Talent in the IT industry

If you have ever had to hire in a third party to design a website, code a piece of software or perhaps even build a complete backend for your web platform then you probably know that it can often be a frustrating process. Unless you are in a position to source, interview and hire a full time employee to carry out the works that you require, then even finding the [...]

10 02, 2015

Easily Use .NET DLLs in JAVA

By |2015-02-10T09:47:30+00:00February 10th, 2015|Programming|Comments Off on Easily Use .NET DLLs in JAVA

If you have ever developed a web application in one language and then needed it for another, you will understand the frustration of not being able to intermingle when it comes to web app development. Two very common programming languages that are used in web development are Microsoft .Net framework and Java. Traditionally these languages run on different platforms and whilst you can get some basic communications to work between [...]

2 02, 2015

Online timers – how do they work?

By |2015-02-02T20:03:12+00:00February 2nd, 2015|Internet, Programming|Comments Off on Online timers – how do they work?

If you are performing a task that takes a certain amount of time or you are testing the speed of something - like the time that a computer takes to start up, or the time it takes to run a backup or complete any other time sensitive task, online timers are a great tool. Online timers are mostly very simple and have a simply goal of just timing an event. [...]

27 12, 2014

What Does Open Source Mean ?

By |2014-12-29T11:36:44+00:00December 27th, 2014|Programming|Comments Off on What Does Open Source Mean ?

Open source is a term used to describe a certain type of development method. Open source development means that everything related to the code that makes up the software is free for people to inspect and see. This is very different to the typical development method you would see in most software which is closed source. In closed source development the original code that was written for the software is [...]

15 12, 2014

Computer Software Engineer

By |2014-12-15T11:39:32+00:00December 15th, 2014|Programming|Comments Off on Computer Software Engineer

The position of a computer software engineer is a highly sort after position in the UK today. Lots of employers are looking for someone to fill the position of computer software engineer. This is largely due to the rapidly expanding technology industry. It is also influenced by the fact that new technologies are emerging every day; This brings forward a requirement for software developers, computer programmers and interface design experts. [...]

12 12, 2014

SQL Databases

By |2014-12-12T22:10:18+00:00December 12th, 2014|Programming|Comments Off on SQL Databases

SQL databases come in many different formats and can be used for lots of different purposes. SQL databases are normally used for storing data typically for websites but also for statistical data, contact management systems and so on. What are SQL databases? SQL databases are databases of relational information. In simple terms they store lists of data that are (or can be) related to each other. A very simple example [...]