Utility mapping for urban administration

Urban habitats are growing at a rapid rate across the world. New urban spots popping up to accommodate the wave of people migrating from rural areas. The complexity of these cities are not getting any easier, the influx of migrating population only means that the resources are going to need better management techniques and tools. GIS is growing as an operations and resources management tool across the world, utility services such as telecommunication, energy, waste management, water management and transportation…

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React Native: Best of all worlds

Another open source JavaScript for creating a user interface. Jointly developed by Facebook and Instagram community, a brainchild of Jordan Walka a software engineer with Facebook. It was launched in Facebook’s news feed in 2011 and it was picked up by Instagram in 2012. In 2015 React Native was launched as an open source for the public. It’s script enabled native iOS, Android and Windows platform. Unlike other frameworks like Titanium and PhoneGap, React Native overcomes the problems brought up…

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Infinite 40 days: The case of Winrar’s trial

“Most human beings have an almost infinite capacity for taking things for granted”                                                                                                                                – Aldous Huxley   The above quote is perfectly suited for Winrar, a software which is a brainchild of Eugene Roshal. Released at a time when Winzip was dominating the zipping and unzipping software scene. The major difference was the inclusion of .rar format and the fact it was an unlimited 40-day trial software. Until this day Winrar has denied that it is a freeware or shareware…

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Android wars: stock vs skinned

Esse Quam Videri (“To be, rather than to seem”) Tech enthusiast has never come to a consensus on whether skinned or stock android is better. Looking at the overall sales of android mobiles to get a feedback from the average user has too failed to prove a point. So the question becomes either be it a skinned or a stock android does it really matter? Samsung, Oppo, Vivo, Lenovo, Huawei, and Xiaomi these are the names of the highest selling…

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Take Your Business to the Next Level with SharePoint

When it comes to developing applications for enterprises and web, Microsoft SharePoint is simply the best. Microsoft SharePoint is a platform for content management and collaboration. It is a password protected platform which lets you store your documents, access, edit and share them. Businesses use Microsoft SharePoint to create websites, organize and store data securely. With the help of a web browser you can access the data on SharePoint.

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