Hanami: A Full-featured, Lightweight Alternative to Ruby On Rails

  Hanami is a Ruby MVC web framework made up of small, single-purpose libraries that can be used independently.1 It promotes strong architecture through the use of plain objects, as opposed to magical, overly-complicated classes. Whereas Ruby On Rails is a noisy metropolis, containing functionality you may never need or use, Hanami lets

A Full-featured guide on Implementing Autotests

  Reasons to create autotests BI solutions are usually designed to help businesses make decisions about their companies. Can you imagine a situation in which a decision is made based on incorrect data? It could lead to serious problems for the company.  It is therefore very important to have trusted and reliable data

Are Chatbots the Next Generation of Customer Service?

  Whether or not you realize it, many of us have actually welcomed chatbots and AI assistants into our homes or personal lives. The breakthrough of chatbots on our personal devices took place when Apple introduced Siri on their iPhone 4S in 2011. AI assistants like Amazon’s Alexa-powered Echo, Google Assistant, and Microsoft’s

5 Steps for Creating a Minimum Viable Product

  Recently, one of our clients asked us how to ensure that their prototype launch was successful. In our climate of constant innovation, technologies are becoming obsolete at a never-before seen rate. There are, of course, no guarantees -- but using a “Minimum Viable Product” approach is the best place to start. In

How to craft a winning mobile strategy

  When one of our fortune 500 clients asked us how to increase their effectiveness on mobile platforms, our answer surprised them. The average person looks at his/her smartphone over 150 times per day, totaling over 3 hours of screen time. Thus, as a business owner, it is essential for you to reach

Why ROR Applications Should Consider Adding GoLang to Their Stack?

  Before Go, many companies used RoR as their primary framework for quick prototyping and placing their solution on the market as quickly as possible. To this day, RoR continues to win the position of being the most feature-rich and productive web framework. But sometimes, using an old instrument like RoR for anything

The Importance of Company Culture and Managing Remote Development Teams

  Year after year, employees across a wide spectrum of professional fields are finding themselves working more remotely; and as communication technologies advance, this number will surely increase. There are even companies now that build almost their entire workforce remotely — and some are able to yield just as good, if not better

Achieve Quality Code and ROI through Test Automation

  Software development companies are under constant pressure to deliver new applications that will satisfy every user’s needs across all devices and locations, preferably at high speed and low cost. Automated testing has become a way to ensure applications are error-free, cost-efficient, and quickly delivered. Automated testing takes place on several levels of

The Shift Towards Leaner Software Development Teams

  The days of massive software development teams dominating the IT workforce are coming to an end; to put in simple terms. Not so much in the sense where large teams no longer have a use, but in the sense where studies have shown a noticeable shift in development team sizes. Today, even

Key Takeaways from the 2018 Chatbot Summit in Tel Aviv

  This year’s Chabot Summit in Tel Aviv, Israel, revealed some great insights and best practices of chatbot development from over 80 industry leaders. Tech companies, from startups to enterprises, gathered to network and hear about the current state of chatbot technology, and what to expect in the near future.