Category Archives: Technology

Why Can Sydney Emerge As The ‘Startup Capital Of The World’?

    Earlier this year, the Startup Genome Report confirmed the status of Sydney as the biggest hub for startup businesses in Australia (and indeed, one of the best places in the world for setting up a new business). Close to 65% of all the startups in the country are located in Sydney, with Melbourne […]

Dreamfactory Case Study – MAPT

Business Objective To create an innovative, user-friendly mood and performance tracking application. The app would serve as a useful tool for every individual who aspire for personal and/or professional development – but are not quite certain about how to go about it. Technical Challenge The implementation of robust backend API solutions to deliver the requisite […]

Meet SoccerMan – The Cool New Learning Game For Kids!

There are some cute, interactive children’s storybook apps, which are good. Then there are several fun gaming apps for kids, which are good too. And then, there is Soccerman – which offers an idyllic mix of both. It’s a learning app par excellence!   Meet The App SoccerMan is a one-of-its kind kids’ app that […]

iPhone X vs iPhone 8: Understanding The Differences

This year’s ‘September iPhone event‘ is done and dusted – and Apple has, for the first time in its history, announced two new iPhones – iPhone 8 and the uber-pricey iPhone X – at the same event (three, if you count the iPhone 8 Plus as well). Given the fact that more than 1.2 billion […]

nextPaper: An Overview Of The Cool New Digital Paper Tablet

(This post has been contributed by Joe Quiney, a resident of Sydney, Australia) I love to read. As do my 6-year old twin daughters, Ellie and Lucita. We have this weekly thing of reading a nice ebook on Saturday nights (I do the reading, while they do the listening, of course) on my personal Amazon […]

How Good Is NB-IoT As A LPWAN Technology?

    This is going to be a breakthrough year as far as proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT) is concerned. According to Gartner, as many as 8.4 million smart gadgets will be in active use by the end of 2017 – and, for the first time ever, the number of ‘connected devices’ will […]

Recap: Roundup Of The Biggest Announcements At Apple WWDC 2017

What would a world without apps look like? Apple offered a sneak peek at such a hypothetical (and fairly alarming!) scenario with a hilarious ‘Appocalypse’ video, to kickstart this year’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC; 5-9 June). The video was followed by the two-and-a-half hour long keynote, with a record 5300+ registered Apple developers in attendance. […]

How To Ensure IoT Security?

“Anything that can connect to the internet, will connect to the internet” That, in essence, is the spirit behind the exponential growth rate of Internet of Things (IoT) worldwide. Going by a recent BI Intelligence report, there will be close to 35 billion ‘connected devices’ in active use by the end of this decade – […]