GDPR: What You Need to Know

Businesses, large and small, are in the midst of preparing for compliance with the Europeans Union’s new data privacy laws: The General Data Protection Regulation, or the GDPR, which will go into effect on May 25, 2018. The GDPR is very broad in scope and can apply to businesses both in and outside of the EU. Businesses that don’t comply with the GDPR could face heavy fines. Here’s what you need to know about the GDPR. (Note: You should consult your own legal counsel to determine if you are subject to the requirements of the GDPR.) What is GDPR? What […]

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Introduction to Aurelia Framework

JavaScript is the most powerful scripting technology, which is used extensively by developers, especially Aurelia developers in modern interactive web development. According to the latest client-side web development statistics, the ratio of JavaScript technology in the client-side web development stands at about 96.2% of the total client-side programming technologies. At the time of writing this article, the total number of JavaScript-based repositories on GitHub were about 57 million and counting. To cater to this gigantic demand, hundreds of new JavaScript frameworks, libraries and tools are introduced in the marketplace. Among such frameworks, the Aurelia JS framework is very important to […]

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MongoDB vs. MySQL

MongoDB vs MySQL : Understanding the difference

In this blog on the ‘MongoDB vs MySQL comparison’, I’ll break down database jargon to explain the difference between the newer system and the legacy that is MySQL. While a lot of the terms associated with this topic might be familiar to many web professionals out there, I’m laying it all out to help those who could do without the techspeak. So let’s get started! MySQL and MongoDB are ‘database management systems’. To really understand the difference, let’s first look at what a database is: What are databases? Databases are applications that store collections of data, organised in a certain […]

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Mobile Automation Testing – Challenges and Tools

Smartphones are deeply connected with our lives. We use it to do things like call, use Facebook and Twitter, find directions using Maps, check the real-time weather, manage bank accounts, shop online and a lot more things. In short, for almost everything under the sun. Mobile application development in this regard is thus on the rise. Google Play Store and Apple App Store have a plethora of apps. On average, every idea usually has more than one app. With this increased development of mobile apps, there is an equally increased demand for good quality applications. More often than not, mobile […]

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SaaS, IaaS & PaaS – Choosing The Right Cloud Model for your business

Introduction Cloud computing is becoming increasingly popular. Technology is advancing at a fast pace and an increasing number of businesses are opting for cloud services. Cloud computing is simply servers, services, storage and software delivered over the Internet. Cloud computing’s popularity can be attributed to: Scalability: On-premise solutions can be hard to scale. The cloud enables instant scalability and scalability on-demand which is great for handling peak loads. Instantly available: With cloud computing, services are available immediately after you pay for it. There is no delay for setup or configuration etc. Economical: Since hardware in cloud computing is provided by […]

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Drupal Fixes Flaw That Allows Hackers to Take Over Sites

This post aims to throw light on the recent flaws discovered in Drupal that exposed it to hackers. The Drupal CMS team has fixed a highly critical security flaw that allows hackers to take over a site just by accessing an URL. This means that Drupal site owners should immediately update their sites to Drupal 7.58 or Drupal 8.5.1, depending on the version they’re running. The Drupal team pre-announced the recent patches last week when it said “exploits might be developed within hours or days” after the disclosure. This security flaw is indeed a severe one, with the Drupal team […]

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Tools to Convert WordPress Site to HTML

WordPress is one of the leading CMSs (Content Management Systems) today and powers over 30% of the websites all across the globe. It is both flexible and easy to use. This becomes simplified when you even choose WordPress Hosting for your WordPress website. However, there are times when you as a website owner would want to return to the basic HTML version of your website. There can be many reasons for wanting to switch to the static HTML version such as slower website loading speed, or security concerns. Converting WordPress site to HTML can be quite a hassle. Nevertheless, no […]

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What programming holds for you in 2018

The Programming field has become too broad and confusing. There are tons of programming languages, frameworks & libraries being released or getting upgraded to newer versions every other week. So how do you pick what to learn and pursue? Here are a few tech trends that early adopters have already picked them and you can too. What makes programming so powerful is the leverage it has over technology. The hottest topics trending right now, like cybersecurity and machine learning require in some way or another, programming knowledge. New Java frameworks like React have become popular and the availability of React […]

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