Here’s What I Learned About VMware at vForum 2017, Mumbai

Ages ago, I was introduced to the concept of blogging: a form of journal writing online. This was the time when the entire concept was seen as an amateurish exercise. There were several blog software providers — online and hosted. What really changed the world of blogging was the creation and adoption of the WordPress software. I like to think of the WordPress example whenever I hear of new technology paradigms. For instance, I would like a WordPress for blockchain — a kind of software that would take care of my most basic and routine blockchain tasks; a kind of software that would automate publishing blockchain implementations in such a way that a basic, pre-configured, installation could perform the most rudimentary operation. I feel likewise about...

Where Is Cloud Computing Headed?

Recently I was invited by VMware to the vForum 2017 at Mumbai. That got me thinking about how the cloud was altering the software industry. A quarter of a century ago when I was pursuing an undergrad degree in computer engineering, there was a particular way in which we were taught programming languages (BASIC, FORTRAN, Pascal, COBOL, and what have you). All these years later, devices have changed and we are dealing with new languages (C, Java, Javascript, …). Yet the basic approach to programming has not changed. I think we are standing at the threshold of a paradigm shift in programming. In the highly controversial NoOps vs. DevOps debate, I stand firmly in the NoOps camp – while agreeing that this might not be an all or none game. The first use case of...

How does technology help to quit smoking?

Technology has changed the way of our living. It has introduced various new sources which have made our every work very easy. We can effectively use technology for meeting our loved ones, for consulting doctors, for doing jobs and much more. From talking people with a phone or sending messages through emails, from video chatting to e-learning there are several concepts and advancements of the technology which entirely has changed the way of our living. Smoking is one of the worst habits of a person whose long-lasting addiction may cause serious results in human beings. It is not only dangerous for the individual who is used to it, but it is also hazardous to the people who reside near to the smokers also. Technology has developed various ways to get rid of this...

Technology for Outdoors Adventures

In the digital age that we now live in technology can be used almost everywhere. It’s hard to find a place in America where you can’t at least connect to a satellite and use GPS. So if you’re heading on an outdoor adventure into the great not-so-known you may wonder what kind of technology you’ll want to bring along and what will be the most beneficial to you on your trek. Try out these suggestions to keep your from suffering from technology withdrawal. A weather radio may seem like an ancient device but they have come a long way in recent years. Now you can find ones that include flashlights and can even charge devices either by using solar panels or hand crank! In the event of an emergency, this is definitely something handy to have in your backpack! If you’re...

6 Essential Business Apps you Need to Download

With the use of smart-phones becoming more prevalent, you need something that can work for you. This is because most business people use mobile apps as a reliable way of doing business. In the past, issues like bugs would put off some people. However, if you are not using an app for your business, you should know that you are missing a lot; this may be the reason you are unable to keep up with the competition. These apps should do miracles for your business. Skype This is an amazing app for business communication. The app is a one-stop-shop for all your business needs. You can document through this app or messages. The use of this app is unlimited as you can hold video conferencing. The best part about this app is that it is available free. If you run an SME and...

How to Buy a Used iPhone

Feel back your memories by using Movavi Slideshow Creator

Have you ever thought if your favorite photographs can be viewed without having to open them one by one? It will look more attractive and less troublesome if your pictures could be seen in the form of an interesting video. Here you need a slideshow creator. Slideshow creator is an application that can be used to create videos using your photos. In general, how to work with this application is very simple. First you select all the images you want to use for the video. You can select multiple images from the gallery, Facebook or Instagram (in case you have installed the slideshow creator on your device). After selecting an image, then further define the settings used in the video. You will set how long the image will appear on the screen, the music used in the...