Using AI for Enhanced Customer Experience and Customer Engagement

  Forrester, the American market research company, defines customer experience as, "How customers perceive their interactions with your company." Certified Customer Experience Professional and Customer Experience Specialist, Ian Golding describe... Read more

Building Better Chatbots

“The difficulty in building a chatbot is less a technical one and more an issue of user experience. The most successful bots will be the ones that users want to come back to regularly and that provide consistent value.” - Matt Hartman, Director of Seed... Read more

A Guide to Serverless Computing with AWS Lambda

  The name ‘Serverless Architecture’ misleadingly implies the server’s magical absence. In serverless computing, a third-party service provider takes responsibility for processes, operating systems and servers. Developers can now focus on jus... Read more

Fast Data:Powering Real-Time Big Data

"Businesses and their users are facing what one might call a perfect storm - decision-makers need insight faster than ever, and yet IT is struggling to avoid becoming a bottleneck."  - Jason Stamper, Analyst, 451 Research. Fast Data is not a new concept. I... Read more

Rails 5: New Features and Improvements

"Releasing a major version is like moving to a new place. This is what's going to happen to Rails 5 too. Rails 5 is the best release that Rails is gonna have. It is gonna be more welcoming, especially to newcomers." - Claudio Baccigalipo, member of the Rails... Read more

DevOps: On Teamwork and Collective Responsibility

"DevOps is a slightly misunderstood concept by many. For me DevOps is not a “new Job Profile”, it is a culture. DevOps is set of tasks that needs to be performed by Agile team to complement and automate various activities in the development lifecycle (Co... Read more

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Advanced Image Processing with Python

Building an image processing search engine is no easy task. There are several concepts, tools, ideas and technologies that go into it. One of the major image-processing concepts is reverse image querying (RIQ) or reverse image search. Google, Cloudera, Sumo ... Read more

WWDC 2016 Keynote Highlights: iOS 10, Siri, macOS Sierra, watch OS3

The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2016 commenced today in San Francisco on June 13, 2016. Apple covered four main platforms at the WWDC 2016 keynote: Apple Watch, Apple TV, Mac and iPhone/iPad. Four operating systems were discussed, a unifor... Read more

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How Good is JavaScript++, The JavaScript Successor?

"In JavaScript++, you do not need to add type annotations or provide the compiler with type “hints” for each JavaScript library. You can just plug in your existing JavaScript libraries and still get the benefits of the JS++ type system." - Roger Poon,... Read more

Your Guide to the Best IoT Programming Languages

There is no doubt that IoT is here to stay. According to a 2016 survey*, about 46% companies are delivering IoT solutions, while 29% plan to deliver an IoT solution in the next 18 months. Among the top five IoT industries, home automation, energy managemen... Read more