Tuesday, September 27, 2016

CQRS for Enterprise Web Development

One of our tech experts from the Enterprise Web Development Department recently wrote a whitepaper on CQRS and its practical value for a business.

The article contains a few examples from the eCommerce domain, however nothing too specific. If you deal with other areas, do read through. There are pros and cons of the architecture pattern itself, and reasoning why it may turn out to have a lower total cost of ownership despite higher time, resources and budget input at the very beginning.

Monday, September 19, 2016

Developing Apps for a Living: Pro Advice for Beginners

If programming is your vocation but you are not sure how to start and which language to choose, check our tips. A professional iOS developer working for a top full-stack development company shares his advice with those who are making their first steps in the profession. 

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

IoT Expert Interview Features Proximity Technology Solutions of the Smart Era

While connected tech is booming and the press keeps exploiting the IoT hype, we thought it would make sense to investigate real-life use cases of connected devices and proximity solutions in the B2B/B2C segments.

IoT stats and forecast by Gartner

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Softeq Helped Develop a Go-To Parking App for San Francisco Residents

While we desperate Houstonians hardly envision the moment when those Uber vehicles get the city licence to legally hit our nowheresville roads, San Francisco luckers treat themselves to ride-sharing cars and new parking opportunities. Way to go! Finding a secure spot for your auto in an unknown destination up and down San Francisco is no longer a problem! Enjoy your instant GPS route along with the convenience of valet parking services. Check out another smart iOS app created by Softeq mobile team! Just released on the App Store!

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

How Mobile is Changing the Car Economy

Every other announcement within the tech-focused circles goes that mobile-automotive partnership really holds great potential for the future, which exactly means a leap towards the advent of connected cars. Being a critical challenge on the worldwide consumer electronics agenda, connected vehicles require an exceptional tech maturity, advanced risk management, and a carefully vetted business strategy more than any other component of the IoT environment. So the chances are that today’s conventional business and sales strategies would soon become no longer feasible. In the meantime, we witness them upending one way or the other due to the “all-mobile and connected” fever. Let us then contemplate what kind of changes are just around the corner from the car ownership and pricing perspectives.

From Car Sharing to Autonomous Driving

Source: www.shareable.net

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Trends to Take Home from CES and MWC 2016: Part II

Mobile Front-runners and Giants Living Out Their Careers 
Sure enough, it’s not by CES alone that we learn about the all-embracing tech trends. Another must-visit event highlighting innovative projects and cutting-edge initiatives is the Mobile World Congress. Since our team had a chance to attend both of the events, we couldn’t but feel content that maintaining a strong focus on the Internet of Things, connected objects, and VR/AR helps us stay on the right track.

Apart from readily apparent heyday of VR products, technologies, and services, a whole lot of other fascinating solutions shone up to the amazed audience. Our major takeaways from MWC 2016 are as follows:

  • Next-gen Bluetooth enabled accessories like LG’s and Samsung’s 360-degree action cameras together with robotic toys by Sony seem to start challenging well-liked wearables, which were almost nowhere to be found at MWC. 

Source: techcrunch.com

Trends to Take Home from CES and MWC 2016

Year in year out the whirling merry-go-round of the world’s major tech events called Consumer Electronics Show and Mobile World Congress presents to the world all the gizmos and widgets one could think of and even more.

CES 2016 became a stage of plenty electric cars and driving gadgets, drones, smart home systems, VR devices and sets, 3D printers, all-popular smartwatches, devices for tracking health and fitness wearables, and more. The event has always been considered by the tech business tribe as quite a trendsetting environment, and that’s not for nothing. The highly-anticipated solutions gain maturity and flesh reducing the time to market and getting closer to the consumer.  

Now let’s get straight to the point and zoom in on the CES 2016 trends that we can reasonably be sure will continue to evolve changing the tech industry game around the world. 

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Drones Challenges for Global Minds: Part II

Here we are with the last bits of our little investigation on drone challenges. High time to move on to the accidents column.

# 4 Ever Fly, Ever Crash
Whatever safe and elaborate a tech device is programmed to be, accidents happen. Thus, the statistics revealed that Air Force drones set a sorrowful record of crashes last year.

Source: www.theindianeye.net

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Drones Challenges for Global Minds

Although tech giants are struggling to overpower one another with their drone delivery system developments, the advent of global drone services era gets stuck delayed by swarming issues — from the US Federal Aviation Administration’s regulations to purely technical concerns. Being deeply engaged in "drones-for-business" projects, we decided to make up a brief of major challenges that impede the initiatives and efforts underway to present drone-based services at the international arena. 

# 1 The Pretty Reckfull: Air Traffic Jam

Source: www.firmology.com

Monday, January 04, 2016

Top 13 Tech Trends for 2016: Part II

Are you ready to step into the new tech era? Working out our production and marketing strategies for the year 2016, we continue scraping through the piles of predictions filtering the most close to life ones to be ahead of the game on the IT market next year. Come join us! 

#7 “Becoming X”: Machine Learning Security
Improving analytics services, tracking user behavior, detecting network troubles or malware — these are just a few parts of magic that machine learning works today enhancing system security. To enjoy it at full capacity, one should care to employ those open source machine learning tools along with their APIs that major clouds boast now.

Source: pivotpoint.io