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The-future-of-AI-in-2021

The future of AI in 2021


Wednesday, January 20, 2021 by

Greg Rice, Lead Software Engineer, Cognizant Softvision “Death, Taxes and our reliance on Comma Separated Values will continue to be pervasive in the lives of software product engineers everywhere. While some have feared that CSV’s will be phased out, with many people wanting different formats considering their remote work status, we can all rest easy. CS...


Bitcoin-should-have-a-great-year-says-PlasmaPay

Bitcoin should have a great year says PlasmaPay


Thursday, January 14, 2021 by

Bitcoin should have a great year thanks to the macro conditions caused by the massive government stimulus packages of 2020, but Ethereum should also be able to build on the success of 2020 as DeFi matures and develops. Bitcoin should have a great year and so will Ethereum Expect greater numbers of cross-chain solutions to launch in response to the scaling iss...


Motorola-predicts-what-working-from-home-could-look-like

Motorola predicts what working from home could look like


Thursday, January 14, 2021 by

With no change in the WFH environment coming without a COVID-19 vaccine, tech companies will focus on developing and enhancing camera and audio improvements, changes in collaboration technologies, and increased focus on ergonomic designs and larger, moveable, and portable displays. Work from home smart technology improvements The office will likely transform from ...


5-trends-that-will-shape-the-future-of-mobile-apps

5 trends that will shape the future of mobile apps


Thursday, January 14, 2021 by

COVID has rewritten the rules of user acquisition campaigns for app developers. It has favored specific categories of apps, driving massive boosts in mobile usage and install volume. App marketers had to pivot in a heartbeat, optimizing their marketing mix and responding to volatility with few guideposts available to them. The volatility won’t go away in 2021, and...


User-experience-predictions-for-2021

User experience predictions for 2021


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

2021 will be the year that technologists will have the opportunity to impact business-critical outcomes more than ever before. The emphasis that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the need for flawless digital experiences will have lasting impacts in 2021. Organizations are already seeing the benefits of enabling their IT teams to take calculated risks and drive a faster,...


AI-first-strategies-will-increase-ROI-in-2021

AI first strategies will increase ROI in 2021


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

As organizations continue to invest in AI and scale their deployments, a collaboration between business decision-makers and technologists must become more effective as they partner to determine which AI use cases within the business will deliver the best ROI. Today, the greatest hurdles to deploying AI with confidence are Gaining broad agreement that the projec...


Javascript-is-timeless-says-Pluralsight

Javascript is timeless says Pluralsight


Wednesday, January 13, 2021 by

How important is JavaScript today compared to when it first launched? Cory House When JavaScript first launched it was unclear if it would take off. It was written in a few days, and initially only offered in a single browser. Microsoft's first browser shipped with its own flavor of JavaScript called JScript. Today, JavaScript makes the world go 'round. It r...


Persistent-memory-makes-its-way-into-business-applications

Persistent memory makes its way into business applications


Tuesday, January 12, 2021 by

In 2021, more businesses will focus on rapidly accelerating and scaling out applications to meet the challenges of digital transformation. In 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic drove many businesses, especially those in food delivery, eCommerce, logistics, and remote access and collaboration services, to dramatically scale-out and upgrade infrastructure to maintain high app...


Zero-trust-framework-no-longer-optional-2021-predictions

Zero trust framework no longer optional 2021 predictions


Tuesday, January 12, 2021 by

There’s no doubt that COVID-19 and the shift to remote work have accelerated Zero Trust adoption in the enterprise. In 2021 and the following years, implementing a Zero Trust approach will become essential to protecting every enterprise, regardless of industry. This is due to the increasing volume of cyberthreats that organizations and individuals face on a regula...


Virtual-desktops-will-gain-popularity-in-2021

Virtual desktops will gain popularity in 2021


Sunday, January 10, 2021 by

Desktops-as-a-service, or virtual cloud desktops, will gain popularity in 2021. These are offerings like Amazon Workspace, Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop, Google Chromebook. The offerings enable the entire environment of workstations to be delivered as a service — a display that connects to personal computing in the cloud. It reduces the in-house infrastructure...


Why-Low-Code-No-Code-will-become-the-mainstay-in-2021

Why Low Code No Code will become the mainstay in 2021


Sunday, January 10, 2021 by

2020 has been a year that taught us to let go of old beliefs and embrace change. Traditional businesses that were quick to transform and move online had increased revenues owing to newer business models. Being online and connected, businesses can be run successfully. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the mindset from “plan and act,” to “act and adapt.&rdqu...


Why-online-selling-models-will-be-crucial-in-2021

Why online selling models will be crucial in 2021


Saturday, January 9, 2021 by

In order to keep up with modern customer demands, manufacturers of complex goods need to get out of the dark ages by quickly digitalizing and moving to a customer-driven, online selling model. Why online selling models will be crucial in 2021 Those who don't will be unable to survive this coming year let alone compete in the future. There is one critical lynch...


Digital-Transformation-2021-Predictions

Digital Transformation 2021 Predictions


Friday, January 8, 2021 by

The events of 2020 have caused many organizations to find flaws in their approach to digital transformation. In fact, of the more than 500 global executives recently surveyed by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services, only 27% said they would rate their company’s digital transformation strategy as “very effective” both before and after the Covid-19 ...


Error-monitoring-to-drive-code-ownership-in-2021-says-Bugsnag

Error monitoring to drive code ownership in 2021 says Bugsnag


Thursday, January 7, 2021 by

The extreme reliance on all things digital as a result of COVID-19 makes application health a key area of focus in 2021. COVID-19 has accelerated the need for a mobile-first strategy, and enterprises are prioritizing the health of their mobile applications to meet customer expectations. To do so, they are leveraging stability management tools that enable organization...


App-discovery-increases-coming-in-2021

App discovery increases coming in 2021


Thursday, January 7, 2021 by

COVID-19 has rewritten the rules of user acquisition campaigns for app developers, favoring specific categories of apps, and driving massive boosts in mobile usage and install volume. App marketers have had to pivot in a heartbeat, optimizing their marketing mix, and responding to volatility with very little to guide them. This volatility will not go away in 2021 and ap...


Database-ecosystem-will-flourish-in-2021

Database ecosystem will flourish in 2021


Thursday, January 7, 2021 by

Related to COVID-19, I think the big stories will revolve around managing remote workforces, cost-cutting by the consolidation of empty buildings, and adapting to changes in consumer behavior. Database ecosystem will flourish in 2021 Despite the fact that IT budgets have been tight in 2020, businesses have adapted to the changed consumer behaviors. As a result, I ...


Mobile-edge-computing-predictions-for-2021-from-FogHorn

Mobile edge computing predictions for 2021 from FogHorn


Wednesday, January 6, 2021 by

Today, many warehouse and logistics operations are under pressure to significantly reduce order-to-delivery timelines, driven by increasing consumer demand and expectations. To help organizations meet these vastly accelerated timelines and improve operational visibility, industrial mobile devices, equipped with specialized applications, will make it possible to track an...


Low-code-tool-adoption-to-increase-in-2021-Infragistics-predicts

Low code tool adoption to increase in 2021 Infragistics predicts


Wednesday, January 6, 2021 by

Driven in part by COVID-19, the continued rapid pace of digital transformation across enterprises is creating enormous innovation opportunities while at the same time significantly increasing demand on IT to deliver new mobile application experiences. Development teams were already seeing overloaded backlogs in 2020 and we predict that in 2021 more organizations will...


Mobile-app-growth-and-revenue-to-remain-strong-in-2021

Mobile app growth and revenue to remain strong in 2021


Tuesday, January 5, 2021 by

Making predictions for mobile advertising in 2021 is challenging, given how much the industry has changed in 2020 and the uncertainty ahead. Lockdowns and social distancing in 2020 accelerated the rise of digital, allowing many mobile apps to increase downloads and revenue.  Even if the COVID-19 crisis comes to an end in 2021, mobile app growth and rev...


Game-development-and-Live-Ops-are-evolving

Game development and Live Ops are evolving


Tuesday, December 8, 2020 by

We recently caught up with Carbonated and AWS Game Tech to discuss how Carbonated’s custom-built, live ops platform Carbyne enables game developers to bring fresh content to players in real-time, without engineering support or an office-based workforce. While Carbonated is a relatively small gaming studio, they have the tools to become a major player among the ...


Developers-and-digital-transformation-speed

Developers and digital transformation speed


Monday, November 23, 2020 by

We are living in challenging and unexpected times. COVID-19 transformed our professional and personal lives in a matter of days. There is a new standard for where we work, where we can go and how we interact with just about everyone. The rapid shift needed to cope with our new normal has fueled a departure from established initiatives, dramatically increasing the rate a...


CircleCI-announced-the-findings-of-2020-State-of-Software-Delivery

CircleCI announced the findings of 2020 State of Software Delivery


Wednesday, November 11, 2020 by

CircleCI announced the findings of a new report, 2020 State of Software Delivery: Data-Backed Benchmarks for Engineering Teams. “As the world’s largest standalone CI provider, we have a unique opportunity to investigate what software delivery looks like quantitatively: across tens of thousands of teams, commit by commit. So, we looked to data from 11 mill...


Plectica-LLC-launches-VideoKit-for-developers

Plectica LLC launches VideoKit for developers


Wednesday, November 11, 2020 by

Plectica LLC introduced VideoKit, a developer tool that provides a fast and easy way to embed flexible video features into any software product or service, including custom apps built for virtual events, multiplayer games, remote work and other apps for collaboration and socializing.  Connecting and collaborating with others remotely - for work, school, or leisu...


Cryptocurrency-during-COVID19

Cryptocurrency during COVID19


Friday, October 9, 2020 by

Overbit, a Bitcoin derivatives trading platform founded in 2017 and launched in 2019, conducted a recent survey of 2,500 traders, in 90 countries, on 5 different continents. They commissioned their commercial ads and offer trading solutions for retail clients and institutions across the globe. Overbit’s platform features low latency connectivity, superior liqui...


Sendbird-opens-self-service-portal-for-Sendbird-calls-APIs

Sendbird opens self-service portal for Sendbird calls APIs


Tuesday, September 29, 2020 by

Sendbird has opened a self-service portal for Sendbird Calls APIs. The new option makes it fast and easy for organizations to bring the power of voice and video to their apps. The company has also added several new features to the APIs, including call event webhooks and on-device recording. Additionally, Sendbird’s voice and video technology has been integrated in...


AudioMob-runs-competition-for-aspiring-games-developers-and-students

AudioMob runs competition for aspiring games developers and students


Friday, September 18, 2020 by

AudioMob ,and pioneers of the audio advertising format in mobile games, announced one of the most exciting game jams of the year! It has been designed for Indie developers and students looking to break into the industry and the prizes are some of the best a game jam could offer.  AudioMob’s  ‘Resonate’ competition is aligned tightly w...


HackNotice-announces-threat-intelligence-platform

HackNotice announces threat intelligence platform


Friday, September 18, 2020 by

HackNotice announced the launch of HackNotice Teams, a cybersecurity management platform powered by actionable threat intelligence and an industry solution to foster a company-wide culture of security. Built on HackNotice Premium’s technology, HackNotice Teams scours the dark web to alert employees of vulnerabilities, compromised information, and data breaches in ...


62-percent-of-IT-practitioners-work-10-hours-more-a-week-since-COVID19

62 percent of IT practitioners work 10 hours more a week since COVID19


Monday, September 14, 2020 by

PagerDuty, Inc. released a new worldwide study highlighting that more than 80% of organizations have experienced a significant increase in pressure on digital services since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. These same companies cited a 47% increase in the number of daily incidents, resulting in 62% of IT and DevOps practitioners spending more than 10 extra hours...


Infragistics-adds-new-features-to-its-angular-data-grid

Infragistics adds new features to its angular data grid


Wednesday, September 9, 2020 by

Infragistics has announced Ignite UI for Angular v 10.1.0, which includes new features and enhancements to its Angular data grid, new theming capabilities and a set of new Material-inspired industry icons to improve productivity for developers creating applications in the Angular framework. Ignite UI for Angular v 10.1.0 was released just one month after Google relea...


Outbrain-highlights-shift-in-trust-between-social-media-and-consumers

Outbrain highlights shift in trust between social media and consumers


Wednesday, September 2, 2020 by

Outbrain released new Cyber Weekend data highlighting the shift in trust between social media and consumers compared with the impact of quality news environments. Although COVID-19 and the global recession have accelerated the shift of consumer buying to digital channels, data shows consumers' lack of trust toward the largest digital powerhouses in the world...


GDC-2021-event-lineup

GDC 2021 event lineup


Tuesday, September 1, 2020 by

Informa Tech, the organizers of the Game Developers Conference (GDC), have revealed a new structure for virtual and physical GDC events for the rest of 2020 and 2021, which are continuing to evolve due to changes caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. With the inability to meet in person for the near future, organizers are expanding multiple aspects of its program. GDC 202...


Mobile-marketing-during-the-COVID-19-pandemic

Mobile marketing during the COVID-19 pandemic


Thursday, August 27, 2020 by

The past several years have seen shifts in retail as shoppers are doing more of their purchasing online and specifically, on their smartphones. COVID-19 is changing the way students are learning, whether that’s in-person or at home, and has subsequently changed back to school shopping. Back to school is the second-biggest shopping event for retailers in the United...


TikTok-ban-effects

TikTok ban effects


Tuesday, August 25, 2020 by

As you'll know, President Donald Trump signed an executive order to effectively ban TikTok in the US by mid-September, causing waves of panic amongst the TikTok community. With top creators able to charge thousands for brand collaborations and sponsored posts, 777 broke down the numbers to present to you the biggest potential losers. The top 10 U.S creators wh...


Mobile-Development-and-the-race-to-cross-platform

Mobile Development and the race to cross-platform


Monday, August 24, 2020 by

Since the turn of the century, mobile app development has increased dramatically year over year. In Q1 of 2020, the Apple App Store had approximately 1.8 million applications while Google Play Store had approx. 2.5 million. More important, every indication says this trend will continue, and with COVID-19 impacting every business of every size, the reality is that all bu...


Being-careful-about-3rd-party-APIs

Being careful about 3rd party APIs


Monday, August 24, 2020 by

Over the past couple of years, we’ve seen a marked shift in the nature of API traffic from being largely driven by human actions to be increasingly machine-driven. While it used to take a human to click something on a website to trigger an API call and response, there are now sites and apps where upwards of 98% of total traffic is the result of bots -- some legiti...