Google Embraces the Age of AI at IO 2018

There was a particular segment during Google’s 2018 IO keynote that, even for those with no technical understanding of artificial intelligence, made the hair stand up on the back of your neck. It was a conversation between a hair salon receptionist and an unidentified customer. The customer was trying to find a suitable time for…

Should I Hire a Chatbot Development Company?

Customers are changing their preferences when it comes to communicating with businesses. They increasingly expect real-time responses and prompt replies from businesses. Looking to embrace these changes, many organizations have implemented rudimentary AI solutions, most often in the form of chatbots. This specialized software is a user-friendly program designed to automate interactions between people in…

The Slow Death of Windows Phone

Microsoft officially pulled the plug on Windows Phone in July of last year. Of course, the announcement of the end of Redmond’s technical support for the mobile OS was really just a confirmation of what most app developers and users already knew: Windows Phone had been languishing for a long time. This death knell was…

Best 3D Animation Software of 2017

For those planning to create an animated movie, 3D game, or intuitive UI/UX, one of the first decisions that must be made is choosing a toolset. Different kinds of assets require different kinds of applications. There are many tools you can use to bring your ideas to life with colors, textures, and fluid movement. But…

Five Takeaways from the Pixel 2 Event

If you were looking for a pure and distinct contrast to Apple’s iPhone X launch event last month, you didn’t have to look any further than today’s Google’s Pixel 2 event. Hardware announcements came fast and furious, with Google announcing a myriad of new iterations of their hardware, as well as several wholly new products.…

Understanding SaaS Technologies

Understanding SaaS Technologies As the greater software industry pivots towards offering software-as-a-service products, it is relying on a diverse set of tools, support software, and hardware. When you’re in the business of serving hundreds of thousands of users and storing petabytes of data, you need to understand the kinds of software and hardware that support…

Five Takeaways from the iPhone X Reveal

Yesterday, Apple revealed its long-rumored iPhone X. Unfortunately for the mobile hardware innovator, the in-depth leaks of the prior week turned out to be true, stealing much of the thunder from Apple’s event. Nonetheless, here are five important takeaways from the iPhone X announcement. Wireless Charging The iPhone X, 8, and 8 Plus will all…