July 07, 2019
Downsizing big data
What is big data? "According to IBM, 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are produced every day. This means that 90% of the data present in the world today was formed during the last few years." The term refers to data sets that are of at least of a petabyte (a million gigabytes) and are compiled from many diverse sources.
June 03, 2019
Securing hybrid mobile applications
When it comes to mobile application security, almost every developer thinks that native applications are more secure than hybrid applications. It is true that there is more to take into account to mitigate the risks with native applications, but this does not necessarily stand if all the countermeasures are in place when it comes to developing hybrid applications.
April 30, 2019
An evolution of computer games
Whenever I see my sons playing some Roblox games on the iPad, my mind immediately goes back in time to when I was a kid the same age as them in the 80s. Maybe I am getting old, but I always tell them that, back then, games were more addictive and more difficult to play. Obviously I’m somewhat nostalgic about those days but no one can deny the huge leaps and bounds that computer games have undergone over the last 40-odd years.
April 06, 2019
Blockchain in the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences Industry
Blockchain and Distributed ledger technology-based projects are appearing in every industry. A research report carried out by Deloitte on GitHub, shows that around 86,000 projects (9,375 carried out by companies and research institutions) are in development with a reported growth of 8,603 projects a year.